Oh Baby! – Celebration Box

Posted on: January 10th, 2017 by Carolyn Russell No Comments

There is nothing more exciting than planning a special baby shower.  The colour palette of gold, peach and blue is probably one of my favourite colour combinations for a gender neutral baby shower.  We have added a little bit of black and white to add a chic touch to this box  and we absolutely love the result!…

Up, up and away…baby shower ideas

Posted on: February 7th, 2016 by Carolyn No Comments

What could be cuter than a `hot air balloon` themed baby shower?  The options to make it look beautiful are endless!  I love the use of pastel colours and the way you can subtly incorporate soft, fluffy clouds and rainbows!  It is a great theme to use if the mum-to-be has decided not to find…

A burst of colour – Baby Shower

Posted on: January 24th, 2016 by Carolyn No Comments

The Farm, Al Barari, has to be one of my favourite locations in Dubai.  Besides it being an oasis of lush greenery, ponds and beautiful gardens, the decor is what makes it even better!  When thinking about a theme or colour scheme for a function, I can`t help but choose something that goes with the…

Everything Feminine…styled shoot

Posted on: December 13th, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments
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Pastel colours, flowers, baked treats and a pink Kitchen Aid are a few of my favourite things and to find them altogether is definitely a recipe for a beautiful styled shoot.  I am always thinking of special and unique themes for ladies birthday parties, baby showers and kitchen teas and I think I have just found the…

Woodlands Baby Shower…

Posted on: November 23rd, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

I have been meaning to feature this article for a while now but every time I sat down to write it I felt I didn`t have enough time to do it justice and so I thought I would wait until I had more time… now that Joshua is here, time is even more limited but I have to…

Dr Seuss themed baby shower….

Posted on: November 17th, 2015 by Carolyn 2 Comments

I don`t think I will ever tire of going to baby showers.  They are just too special and it is a privilege to celebrate this exciting new chapter with the important mummy-to-be.  Well this baby shower is a little different as this mummy-to-be is expecting not one but two gorgeous bundles in the next few weeks….

Baby shower spoils!

Posted on: August 30th, 2015 by Carolyn 5 Comments

It is hard to describe the feeling of being surprised by your friends,who have gone beyond your wildest dreams, to organise something truly amazing ,making you feel so loved!  Well,this is exactly what happened when I walked into Maison Mathis expecting a little high tea with my mum and special friend….instead I walked around the…

Baby Barn Event…Baby Shower

Posted on: July 2nd, 2015 by Carolyn No Comments

We are starting the summer break here in Dubai with a charming and rustic baby shower from Fortuitous Events.  Carefully choosing what food to serve and have on display helps to tie everything together and is a perfect match with the theme!  I would absolutely love to dive into that scrummy looking apple pie.  Such a…

Milk and Honey – Styled Baby Shower, Part 2

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014 by Carolyn 4 Comments

We’re guessing a lot of you here in Dubai are trying to ease back into the week, after a holiday yesterday and so we thought we would bring you a little more inspiration from our `milk and honey` inspired baby shower. You are in for a treat as we feature the stationery specially designed for the shoot…

Milk and Honey – Styled Baby Shower

Posted on: December 2nd, 2014 by Carolyn 2 Comments

Today we bring you a baby shower that invokes a sense of calmness, beauty and charm without being overly themed and decorated.  There is something so special about being able to pamper a soon-to-be-mum but to be honest the `typical` baby shower can sometimes be a little overdone.  We wanted to bring you something fresh and unique, that would…