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19Dec

Gift Wrap: Pink

This is definitely my favourite!  I simply adore the girliness of pink; and how perfectly the softness of baby pink compliments both black or grey, when added to white.  Its both classy and playful.  Again, so simple to achieve: wrap your gift in grey and

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19Dec

Gift Wrap: Black & White

Monochrome is high up in the trendy fashion circles this year – and why should gift wrapping not be trendy too?  We couldn’t help but have some fun with this colour combo!  The Special Events’ shop is filled with great gift wrapping options; polka dot

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18Dec

Gift Wrap: Blue Theme

This one is for Sylvia – our True Blue (turquoise counts, right?) Beauty!  And what a simple way to decorate a little box?  Simply attach a cute piece of ribbon with a mini clothes peg.  Isn’t that blue bird super cute (and very trendy!)? Or

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16Dec

Gift Ideas @ Special Events

Did you know Special Events stocks a whole range of possible Christmas gifts?  Especially something a little different for the kids!  Just have a look at these lovely stocking filler ideas… I just love the lambs and knitted teddy bears; they remind me on times

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16Dec

Wrapping up those Gifts

You spend so much time, thought and effort in finding the perfect gifts for your loved ones… and then wrap it up in commercial wrapping paper, making it look like just another Christmas present under the tree.  This year, why not be inspired by the

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11Dec

Christmas Countdown: Creative Homemade Gifts Part 2

Nothing quite compares to the delight of receiving a bag of homemade cookies; its sure to place a smile upon anyone’s face.  And what we, at Special Events, love most about the humble cookie is how creative you can be in creating your own variation

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09Dec

Christmas Countdown: Creative Homemade Gifts Part 1

Not only are foodie gifts on-trend this year, they are also a personal and thoughtful way to show your love and appreciation.  And what better way to show that love than with an old classic?  This box of coconut ice is not only pretty, it

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07Oct

Dee – Black and White 40th

    Venue: Dornier Wines, Flowers & Decor: Special Events, Cookies: Krummelkuns Photographs: Lauren Vercoe

07Oct

Linda – Country Garden 30th

    Venue: Madre’s Kitchen Stanford, Flowers & Decor: Special Events Photographs: Linda Fourie Photography  

16Sep

Charlize – Coctail Function 21st

Venue: Rozendal 401 Photographer: Linda Fourie Coordination & Decor: Special Events Cake: Nelle Cakes Music & Lights: BAHA entertainment