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5 Ways To Use Paper Cones At Your Next Special Event

5 Ways To Use Paper Cones At Your Next Special Event

We are always on the lookout for simple and cost-effective extras that people can add to their events. A Paper cone is a fantastic event extra that can be used in a variety of different ways. Here are five examples of how you can use paper cones at your wedding, birthday party, or special event.

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What Are Different Artificial Flowers Made From?

What Are Different Artificial Flowers Made From?

Summary:

  • Artificial flowers are also known as silk flowers, fake flowers, paper flowers, permanent botanicals, and faux flowers.
  • Traditionally, artificial flowers were made from silk or paper materials.
  • Advances in technology have allowed for amazing detail to be added to artificial flowers.
  • Due to quality improvement, artificial flowers have become increasingly popular for home décor and event decoration.
  • Today artificial flowers are mainly produced from silk fabrics, velvet fabrics, natural textures, flocked materials, plastic fabrics, and real touch technology. 

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Candle Holders & Decoration Buying Guide

Candle Holders & Decoration Buying Guide

Candle Sand or Candle Sand Wax provides an easy-to-use alternative to traditional candles. Featuring the warm glow of natural candlelight, Candle Sand is an inexpensive and reusable option, especially for event professionals.

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Vase Fillers And Décor Buying Guide

Vase Fillers And Décor Buying Guide

Summary

  • Decorative candles are one of the most cost-effective ways to decorate an event space.
  • Consider the position of your candles and what candle holder materials would complement the rest of your décor.
  • Tealight, votive, and pillar candle holders are the most popular choices for event decoration.
  • If decorating a dinner table with candles always choose unscented candles as the aroma from the candles won’t interfere with the smell of the food.
  • Unlike tealight candles that are contained in a cup, votive candles are bare and will burn onto the surface of the holder.
  • Pillar candles are designed to burn inwards, making them great for church services and event spaces.
  • LED Candles have a beautiful natural glow and are safe to use in any event display.
  • Adding decorative sand or stones to the bottom of your candle holder can help stabilise the candle.

Decorative candles create an ambience of natural light that invites a peaceful calm into any event. They are also one of the most cost-effective ways to decorate an event space. But with a huge selection of candle holders to choose from, how do you select the right ones? This helpful guide will explain the different selections of candles holders, and give you some simple styling tips to help inspire you.

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Plant Pot Buying Guide – How To Select The Best Plant Pot For You

Plant Pot Buying Guide – How To Select The Best Plant Pot For You

Summary:

  • Taking the time to buy healthy plants will ensure the plant lasts longer.
  • Read your plants care label and become aware of what it needs as every plant is different. 
  • Keep your plant away from strong draughts and artificial heat.
  • Don’t overwater your plants. A ‘cup of kindness’ kills more plants than any other element.
  • Putting your plant out in the rain can help dissolve the salts and other minerals found in hard tap water.
  • Regularly remove any dead leaves or flowers from your plant.
  • Using leaf shine sprays can help protect your plant from disease.
  • Outdoor plant pots will need drainage holes and a pot plate to catch the excess water.
  • Some indoor plant pots will have an internal water well step to lift the pot and prevent root rot.

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A Guide On How To Use Acrylic Water In Artificial Flower Arrangements

A Guide On How To Use Acrylic Water In Artificial Flower Arrangements

Summary:

  • This simple accessory can help add the final touch to your home décor or wedding displays.
  • Most vase fillers have more than one use and can be used for Wedding centrepieces, special occasion decorations, home décor, and DIY projects.
  • A great example of their versatility is how Acrylic Rocks can be also be scattered on event tables as subtle decorative accents.
  • Unlike other artificial vase fillers, Aqua Gel Beads can be used for hydrating fresh flowers.

Looking for something different to put in the bottom of your vase? Vase fillers are a versatile product that can help turn an ordinary arrangement into something extraordinary. This simple accessory can help add the final touch to your home décor or wedding centrepieces.

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A Guide To Buying & Using Spray Adhesive Glue

A Guide To Buying & Using Spray Adhesive Glue

Summary:

  • What do I need to consider when choosing containers for hand-poured candle making? 
  • Material: Select a container made of heat-resistant materials such as glass or coated ceramic.
  • Size: Choose a container that is wide enough to accommodate a safe perimeter of wax around your wick.
  • Shape: Containers with a uniform diameter or width are ideal, as this facilitates an even burn. An even burn maximises your candle’s lifespan and helps to prevent smoky burning. 
  • Aesthetic: Match the container style with your candle’s intended purpose and/or branding.

Choosing containers for hand-poured candle making offers a multitude of options. With a range of materials, sizes, and shapes to choose from, read on for a 101 breakdown that can help you make the right selection for your candle making.

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A Guide To Choosing & Caring For Indoor Plants

A Guide To Choosing & Caring For Indoor Plants

Summary:

  • Taking the time to buy healthy plants will ensure the plant lasts longer.
  • Read your plants care label and become aware of what it needs as every plant is different. 
  • Keep your plant away from strong draughts and artificial heat.
  • Don’t overwater your plants. A ‘cup of kindness’ kills more plants than any other element.
  • Putting your plant out in the rain can help dissolve the salts and other minerals found in hard tap water.
  • Regularly remove any dead leaves or flowers from your plant.
  • Using leaf shine sprays can help protect your plant from disease.
  • Outdoor plant pots will need drainage holes and a pot plate to catch the excess water.
  • Some indoor plant pots will have an internal water well step to lift the pot and prevent root rot.

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