Helen Garrett

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Retirement Party

Retirement – Another one of life’s milestones. Did you know that around 10,000 people reach retirement age every single day!! That’s a lot of parties. Having a retirement party is a great way to celebrate leaving work life and enjoying the next part of your life. Whether you plan on doing lots of travelling or …

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Personalise your Balloons

Personalised balloons are another trend that is not going to go away. Going back just a few years, a personalised balloon involved actually writing on to the balloon with specialised pens or glue and glitter. But now balloon professionals like me have invested in all the right equipment, to help make the job as easy …

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Company Anniversary

A Company anniversary / birthday is a big reason to celebrate. Whether you are celebrating your first year or your 100th year – yes I have decorated for a business celebrating its 100th year!! Whatever stage you are with your business, make a point of celebrating your company anniversary and hold a special event. Fit …

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Pastel Wedding

Exploding balloon

Pastel colours are so popular right now. Are you thinking of having a pastel wedding? They are described as light, soft, and calming. It is said if you like pastels and use them as a colour scheme you are probably someone who is friendly, sensitive, gentle and caring. Does that sound like you? First of …

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Blue & Red Wedding

Read all about Catriona’s & Roberts Blue & Red wedding day. Catriona & Robert wanted to add a fun to their wedding day and chose to have a superhero themed wedding. From the grooms bow tie to the brides garter every little detail had a nod to a superhero. Whether they were from Marvel or …

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Classic Blue

Pantone Colour of the Year – Classic Blue is Pantone’s Colour of the Year for 2020! The Colour Institute never disappoints and it always matches its annual choice of colour with what the world needs. Carrying a deep meaning and symbolism, Classic Blue is a beautiful tone that comes just at the right time to convey …

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Baby Showers – Oh Baby!

Creative Decorations love a Baby shower and I’m sure from the images you have seen on my social media pages you can see why. Perfect pastel shades, family, friends, games, fun and a beautiful occasion to celebrate. Total perfection! Baby shower ideas aren’t always the easiest to come across and celebrities definitely set the bar …

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Biodegradable Balloons!

I always use 100% biodegradable latex balloons – Did you know that biodegradable latex balloons are made of latex rubber, which is a completely natural product that comes from the sap of a tree called a Hevea Brasiliensis? They are made of natural rubber, NOT man-made rubber or plastic.  Studies have shown that the decomposition …

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Christmas is approaching

Everyone can now say the C word…………. it’s almost CHRISTMAS!! Christmas is coming and along with it comes the festive party season. I have put together top 5 festive fun games for you to play with your family and friends during the Christmas period: CANDY CANE CATCH – Tie a piece of ribbon or twine …

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Halloween is here!!

halloween balloons

Its October!!! which only means one thing… Halloween party planning! And to make sure you don’t miss a trick (or treat!) we’ve put together this handy Halloween party list to help you get your spooky celebrations underway. Below we have a few ideas to help get your creative juices flowing, we can supply any one …

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