Party Planning

Eight Rules For The Perfect Children's Party

Emily Cleary | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Parents
Emily Cleary

Having worked in events for several years before embarking upon my journalistic career, I thought I knew everything there was to be known about planning a party. Where to hold it, what to serve, who to invite and how to entertain them.

Wedding Planning SOS: Top Tips From a Professional Planner...

Simon Glazin | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

Organising a wedding is no easy task. No matter how many people you are inviting - be it 50 or 350 - you're guaranteed a certain level of stressful situations. Have you ordered the flowers for your bridesmaids? Have you sorted the table centres? Will your mother-in-law like your colour scheme?

A Barman's Confession: When Business Meets Pleasure

Jack L. Williams | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jack L. Williams

I've often said that planning a party sorts the men from the boys. It's either a total shambles, with relations strained and blood shed; or as easy as, well, organising a piss up in a brewery. And as a barman working in bars that sees every single type of party, I've been privy to a few 'do's (and the very definition of don'ts) in my time.

Christmas-Themed C Party Menu

Gizzi Erskine | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gizzi Erskine

I recently hosted a star-studded private dinner party at Boy George's house which was incredible, if not slightly overwhelming! I was rather star struck on the night but thoroughly enjoyed being back in the kitchen cooking delicious, healthy food.

My £60 Party Preparation Challenge!

Claire Lynch | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Style
Claire Lynch

Christmas parties and nights out can often end up costing a fortune in pre-party preparations alone, with salon appointments for beauty treatments and other general pampering often taking up a large chunk of your budget.

Celebrate (by) Pippa Middleton

William Hanson | Posted 25.12.2012 | Home
William Hanson

The pictures are, frankly, nauseatingly middle class. I am loath to bang on the class drum again (as I feel the Middletons have had enough of all that in the past) but she hasn't helped herself here at all.

How to host the ultimate Diamond Jubilee party

MyDaily | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Style

The Queen's 60th year as monarch and a four day weekend only means one thing: this June, it's time to throw a party....

Last Minute Halloween Party Tricks (and Treats!) | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Style

If you've invited your entire list of Facebook friends over for a Halloween party but are now panicking because you've done next to nothing in the way...