1. Wife of The Party
A theme for the bride that loves to party and absolutely cannot wait to get married. Think of this as a glamorous pre-wedding party for you and your closest friends.
Mimic what will be your wedding morning by hiring a glam squad for you and your friends. While you get ready, play your favourite tunes and sip champagne while you reminisce about all the good times.
Hire a limo or fancy car to take you on a winery tour, live drawing class or boozy brunch. Alternatively, set up your home to reflect a Las Vegas casino and spend the afternoon playing party games before heading out to your favourite restaurant or club for a night of drinking and dancing.
Finish the night eating your favourite fast food in full glam, on the floor with your besties.
Outfit suggestions: Micro mini dress or a matching set in silver, white or black, with sparkles, jewels and/or feathers. Accessorise with elbow length satin gloves, a veil and knee-high boots or sparkly heels.
Hair & Makeup Notes: Fluffy lashes, sparkly eyes and glossy lips. A classic bridal bun with veil that will stay put well into a night of partying.
Goodie Bags: Mini hairspray, liquid band aids, personalised red lipstick or mini fragrance, a hangover kit, luxe eye masks, mini prosecco
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2. On Cloud Nine
A physical representations of the butterflies you get when you think about marrying the love of your life.
Pick a light filled venue that you can decorate with everything soft and fluffy. Think fairy floss, marshmallows and generously iced buttercream cakes. Dress in flowy cocktail dresses or something more playful like satin pyjamas.
Hair & Makeup Notes: Shimmering skin, fluffy brows & glossy lips. Get creative with your eyes and add pops of blue, silver or white. Add interest to your favourite hairstyle by adding gems, pearls or ribbons.
Outfit suggestions: Anything light, flowy and most importantly- comfy. Treat It like an elevated pyjama party or dress it up with a cocktail dress code.
Goodie Bags: Artisanal fairy floss, sleeping eye masks, fluffy slippers, satin scrunchies, your favourite lip balm
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3. Last Rodeo
Last Rodeo doesn’t mean the party is over, but that it’s just the beginning. It’s also the perfect excuse to buy the knee high cowboy boots you have always wanted and relive your time at Harry Styles Love on Tour.
Spend the morning getting your craft on embellishing love heart classes, cowboy hats or disco tiling some champagne bottles. Move on to playing your favourite party games and eating the party food of your childhood- party pies, sausage rolls and fairy bread.
Finish the night with a lounge room dance party, a spot of karaoke and choreographing a routine to Steps- 5, 6, 7, 8.
Outfit suggestions: cowboy boots/hats, denim cut offs, embellished corsets and sunglasses. Think glitter, sparkles and anything and everything cow print or pink.
Hair & Makeup Notes: Loose waves with stick on sparkles, a hot pink or glitter smokey eye, make your cheekbones pop with an iridescent highlighter or embellish your look with colourful love heart/diamanté gems
Goodie Bags: Mini tequila bottle with cowboy hat, hangover kit, QR code to personalised Spotify playlist, disco ball keychain
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4. Garden of Eden
A hen’s party theme that your grandmother will approve of. Plan a banquet or high tea in the park with all of your favourite food and drinks. Decorate the table with hand drawn menus, matching napkins, colourful bouquets in vintage vases and tapered candles.
If the weather is looking like it’s not going to cooperate- make sure you have a wet weather/high heat backup. Choose a park with a gazebo/sheltered area or hire out the outdoor area of your favourite restaurant.
Outfit suggestions: Anything whimsical, floral or fanciful. Selkie dresses, elbow length gloves, garden dresses and sun hats.
Hair & Makeup Notes: Ribbons, bows and headbands. Voluminous blow outs, high ponytails and beehives. Fresh, glowing skin with rosy cheeks and a wash of colour on the eyes.
Goodie Bags: Homemade jam, a bunch of fresh herbs, dehydrated fruit slices for cocktail decoration and matching claw clips
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5. In Sickness & In Health
This one is for the wellness girlies and pilates princesses that love a well thought out morning routine and live an impeccably curated lifestyle.
Start the day with a group hot girl walk to get coffee and a sweet treat, before heading to a group fitness class. Spend the afternoon drinking smoothies at the farmer’s market picking fresh produce and organic wine for dinner.
Finish the night with a candlelit dinner, face masks and a movie marathon.
Hair & Makeup Notes: Clean, fresh and minimal. Think slick buns, brushed brows and tinted sunscreen
Outfit suggestions: Co-ordinated activewear sets, matching loungewear
Goodie Bags: Face/eye masks, wellness shots, vitamins, handwritten notes of gratitude, fresh flowers.
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