Walk through the wardrobe into Narnia

If you’ve long been a fan of the Narnia books, imagine you and your guests walking through this wardrobe and entering into your very own Narnia-themed celebration… Magical winter wonderlands make a brilliant setting for a Narnia-themed Bar/Bat Mitzvah, prom or wedding. Picture ice-white tables, chairs and linen, illuminated by gently glowing Victorian lamps. Shimmering lights are hung around the …

Interesting Articles

While surfing on Google, Stumble Upon, Twitter and a variety of other locations we come across a variety of interesting articles to do with weddings, parties and corporate events. If it made a great impression, it has made it to our website to be shared with all our members (you can read the article by clicking the link): Happy Exploring …

Expert Advice

Have you been feeling a bit overwhelmed with your wedding or celebration and just not sure where to turn? Do you have a question to ask and would really love some expert advice but concerned that you will feel obliged to commit to using their service and it may not fit into your budget! Well this is your opportunity to ask all those buring questions …

Top Tips

If you are looking for ideas for your wedding or celebration then make sure to have a look through the suggestions below. This is a list of a variety of entertainers, party ideas and favors/gifts that I have found over the years which I thought are great and worth recommending. If you would like more information, to check availability or find out about pricing, …

Our top 6 venues for themed events

At Dash of Sparkle we specialise in creating incredible themed events and experiences that will leave your guests speechless… we do this with the best decor, entertainment, food and most importantly, the venue! Whatever your theme may be, we have created a helpful list of our top 6 venues in the local area, paying attention to the most popular Bar/Bat …

Your Event: Disaster or Triumph?

We’d like to paint you a picture – an event with and without an event planner. Imagining how it’ll all turn out is part of the excitement leading up to your event! But what if this special time is filled with worry and stress instead of fun and anticipation? Arranging everything yourself from flowers to catering can be demanding and …

Discover your inner Carrie Bradshaw with a Sex and the City theme

“When life gets this confusing, there is only one thing to do: attend a fabulous party.” – Sex and the City Entering your 40s is a great reason to celebrate! Carrie, Charlotte, Samantha and Miranda remind us all that you can look and feel fabulous no matter how old you are. The Sex and the City girls certainly know how …

Unique entertainment ideas for an event without a DJ

We’re all familiar with the lively and fun atmosphere created by a DJ – they get everyone involved and there’s plenty of dancing and fun created with all the interactive novelties! But what if you don’t want a DJ at your event? This could be for many reasons such as preferring to have a daytime event, your child isn’t a …

Dash of Sparkle’s guide to asking the right questions at a venue visit

Amongst the excitement, nerves and anticipation leading up to your event, there may be questions you forget to ask at the most important time – your venue visits! It’s normal to feel in awe at a beautiful venue and look at the gorgeous décor, gardens and function rooms, it can even feel overwhelming when there’s so much to take in …

You’ve got your orchestra, now to find the perfect conductor!

When you look at an orchestra, you’ll see talented violinists, drummers and pianists, all ready to give the performance of their lives. They have practised, perfected their part and shown up for the big day. But as talented as they are with their individual instruments, they won’t be able to create a magical breath-taking experience without the help of a …