December 14, 2020
Event Planning

How to use Spotfood to organize a get-together

Organizing a get-together is not a simple task. If you’ve hosted events or parties before, you know that there are a lot of details to think about. It’s complicated to think about the food, decorations, gifts, sending out invitations… The list just goes on. But things just became simpler. Spotfood is now available on Google Play and App Store. Spotfood is a new event and party planning platform that makes party planning simplified! You now have the possibility to organize your event, end-to-end, all within a single app.

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February 28, 2021
Event Planning

Wedding party roles - who does what?

A dedicated group of people that you and your partner choose to support and guide you before, during and after the wedding will be directly involved in your special day. While there are many different roles that can be fulfilled, ultimately you and your chosen one will decide how large or small this group of people will be. If you are unsure of what the different roles are and who is who at weddings, we bring you a few of the most important guidelines.

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February 23, 2021
Event Planning

5 creative ideas for a gender reveal party

As with organizing any party, some planning is required to host a gender reveal party. You need to choose the venue, the theme, the decorations, the food and drinks, the flowers, send out invitations and most importantly hire a photographer to capture all the happy and emotional moments. Fortunately, Spotfood is here to help you and make your search much easier.

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February 21, 2021
Event Vendors

Top 5 wedding photographers in Sydney

We've tried to pick out the top 5 wedding photographers in Sydney, but there are many, many more great photographers out there. Since Spotfood is always trying to help, you can easily find them all in one place on our app. Simply create an event, list your needs and receive personalized quotes from vendors. After you accept the quotes, work with those vendors on our platform and make your event a success. Spotfood is available via web, Google Play or App Store.

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February 16, 2021
Event Vendors

How to pick the best event decorator?

You need to choose a decorator who is not only willing to listen to your requests, but who will actually allow input and suggestions. The best events are the ones that are designed together with your own vision and the vision of the vendor.Also, be sure to choose one who truly loves his profession. Creative professions of any kind require true passion and love for their job. Only a true professional will be able to provide you with the talent, skills and abilities needed to create an event that brings all your hopes and dreams to life.In the end, let's conclude: Spotfood. Search. Chat. Hire. Relax.

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February 14, 2021
Event Planning

What is an elopement and why should you do it?

Some see eloping as an intentionally small and intimate wedding that allows the focus to be on the bond between the couple. Eloping is an opportunity for two people to determine what is truly important to them in their future lives, rather than adhering to a tradition they may not identify with. While others see eloping as an escape that often includes close family and friends. In today's modern age, most professionals in the elopement industry view anything under 25 participants as an elopement.No matter what your reason for choosing to elope, we bring you a few suggestions for a successful elopement.

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February 9, 2021
Event Planning

20 awesome kids birthday gift ideas

In one of the previous blogs where we talked about how to plan a great kids birthday party, we mentioned that planning a birthday party for your child is a big deal. We all know that kids can be a difficult crowd, considering that their interests change daily. But if you start planning early enough, you can get all the little things done on time and your child and all their guests will remember the party for years to come. The same goes for a great birthday gift. You probably think it's hard to find a gift for kids because they already have everything. But it really doesn't have to be that way. Kids explore the world, everything is interesting to them and they love anything new. Some kids prefer recreational toys, while others are more on the educational side. But in the end, all that matters is that they have fun and learn something.To make it easier for you, we bring you 20 great birthday gift ideas.

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February 7, 2021
Event Vendors

How to pick the best wedding photographer - advice to save time and nerves

There is truly something special about fine art photography that can evoke memories, emotions, special days with a simple piece of paper. Your love story is waiting to be told in this way. Imagine flipping through your wedding photos, reliving memories and probably one of the best times of your life. Experience the joy of a wedding as you tell each other stories and evoke emotions through these beautiful images. You will be able to look back on all those special moments and remember one of the happiest days of your life, not only now, but for years to come. If you can not decide on the right photographer in the crowd, Spotfood can make your search much easier. Spotfood matches you with local photographers and other event vendors who offer services for your event. Simply create an event, list your needs, and get personalized quotes from the best local photographers.

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February 2, 2021
Event Vendors

Best of the best: Top 5 Melbourne Caterers

Almost every event needs to be accompanied by a portion of great food, so your guests would not only remember the event but remember the flavors and the presentation. Food should be a big deal. When it comes to planning your event, the food is going to be one of the things remembered long after the event.Since the demand for trendy food and great catering service for events is increasing, the number of places providing such services is also increasing. Finding the best catering in Melbourne is no more such a daunting task. Especially when you have Spotfood that can help you with all of this.To make sure you get an incredible offering for your big day, we have a list of the top 5 caterers that Melbourne has to offer.

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January 31, 2021
Event Planning

How to throw a surprise party - tips & tricks

While it seems like a relatively simple task, planning a surprise party can turn into an exciting spy movie. The hardest part is certainly making sure you keep it a surprise. This means that every step you take needs to be carefully planned. You need to map and carefully time each and every step. Furthermore, developing a reliable method of communication with your coconspirator will ensure that everything goes to plan. We have already written about how to organize a great party, but this time we bring you a few things needed to organize the best possible surprise party.

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January 26, 2021
Event Planning

5 unique places to have an engagement party

If you’ve recently said the big yes, it’s time to throw an engagement party and announce the good news to everyone. You are excited and want to celebrate the forthcoming union with family and closest friends and then start wedding planning. In addition to announcing the happy news to your loved ones, the engagement party is a nice way to break the ice between families. No matter how long you and your partner have been together, and whether your families knew each other beforehand, there are always family members who don’t know each other or some life events that you might not know about but can be an interesting conversation piece that will bring you all closer together.

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January 23, 2021
Event Planning

A step-by-step guide to throw a great party

There are many steps and things you need to plan and organize when you’re throwing a party. Every party is different, but the main items don’t change. It’s just up to you to personalize the event, customize it and be creative. But sometimes you don’t want to risk any mistakes. You want everything to turn out perfect, for the guests to enjoy and for your party to be talked about for days to come. Especially if it’s a big one. Spotfood's here to help!

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January 19, 2021
Event Planning

10 ideas to make your 21st birthday memorable

Birthdays are a great thing. Until now you were able to get a license, you’re allowed to vote, but now comes the most exciting birthday in your life - the 21st. And of course, you want it to be memorable. Today we bring you 10 ideas on how to make your 21st birthday extra memorable and celebrate in style.

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January 17, 2021
Event Planning

Classy hens party - a quick guide

While we can freely say that marriage is one of the most important decisions in life, what is a wedding without a good hen or buck party? It’s a party when we celebrate the last few free moments before the magic words “I do”, the last few moments to be crazy or ultra-stylish before the simplicity of marriage.

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January 11, 2021
Event Planning

How to plan a wedding on a small budget?

Congratulations, you are getting married! You’ve found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with and you’re in seventh heaven. You’ve always fantasized about that special day, and now it’s time to make it happen.Sometimes the things and ideas we have imagined can lead to spending a lot of money, but that doesn’t mean you have to give them up if they don’t fit your budget. With a good plan and organization, you can prepare a dream wedding on a small budget. In this blog, we bring you a few ideas on how to organize a cheap wedding.

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January 9, 2021
Event Planning

How to plan a baby shower in 2021?

The culmination of most of the loving couple's relationships is usually the decision to have a baby. Whether you decide to adopt a baby or to have a natural birth one of the most joyful periods of that time is certainly the anticipation itself. It is not said in vain that the mother has that special shine then, but the father is no less sparkled.

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January 4, 2021
Event Planning

Top wedding trends in 2021: a quick guide

At the start of 2021, it’s worth looking back on one of the most challenging years for the wedding industry. 2020 was especially tough for event organizers who have already started re-imagining events with the new public health regulations in mind. It was tough organizing an event during the COVID-19 pandemic and weddings were no exception. Although weddings are very personal events and every couple wants something different, in this blog we’ll cover a couple of wedding trends that we believe will become “the thing” in 2021. 

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December 27, 2020
Event Planning

What's a bucks party and how to throw a good one?

A bucks party is, so to say, a social gathering on steroids. There are a lot of stereotypes about bucks parties, like that it involves a lot of alcohol and gambling, and in some traditions and cultures it also involves pranks and tests for the future groom. So, in a way, we can define a bucks party as a rite of passage from a young adolescent lifestyle to a responsible marital life.

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December 27, 2020
Event Planning

5 simple DIY party decoration ideas

Atmosphere is maybe the most important part of every good party. When planning your party or event, after thinking about the guest list, you have to start thinking about the party tone and the decor. The ambience and the mood will in great deal depend on this. 

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December 26, 2020
Event Planning

How to throw a good New Year's Eve party at home?

We’re fans of throwing a great New Year’s celebration at home. With these guidelines in mind, you’ll be able to throw an amazing NYE party at home in the comfort of your own home. 

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December 20, 2020
Event Planning

5 DIY Christmas gift ideas

Christmas is a time of giving. All over the world, people exchange gifts for Christmas. Around the world there are different beliefs in a Christmas gift bringer, like Santa Claus, St. Nicholas, Father Christmas or, in Italy, Lady Befana.People leave presents in shoes, stockings, under the Christmas tree. These presents are really a great way of showing affection to your loved ones. And while you can use a service like Spotfood to send gifts to your friends and family, today we would like to discuss some do-it-yourself gift ideas, because when a gift is handmade, it carries a really special meaning. People tend to feel more touched when receiving something you crafted with your own two hands.So here are 5 DIY gift ideas for Christmas 2020.

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December 19, 2020
Event Planning

4 Australian Christmas traditions you'll love

Christmas traditions in Australia are special. They do have many similarities to British, Irish, American and Canadian traditions due to historical reasons. But, a lot is unique. First thing - it’s summer in December in Australia. So, alongside Christmas cards and decorations you’re used to, the summer season here has resulted in the development of some local traditions as a result of the warm weather. While people do decorate their houses and gardens with Christmas lights and trees here, you’ll see a lot of things you don’t see every day too. So, let’s go through a couple of real Australian Christmas traditions.

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November 2, 2020
Event Planning

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December 14, 2020
Event food

Where to eat in Sydney on Christmas day?

Christmas is upon us and with the COVID-19 pandemic this one will truly be special. The public health situation is improving, so many people will try to escape the kitchen this Christmas day. If you want to stay home, you can use Spotfood to organize a Christmas dinner for your friends and family and have everything you need delivered to your home. And if you decide to eat out, we’re recommending these 5 places to eat on Christmas 2020.

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December 12, 2020
Event food

Real Aussie Christmas: 5 recipes for your delight

We already wrote about how Christmas is truly a special occasion in Australia. 2020 has been rough on everyone and with the holiday season coming up, people are going to want to spend time together, physically or virtually. Spotfood can help you organize your events this Christmas and help you stay connected to your family and friends.In today's blog, we’re bringing you 5 recipes you can try this Christmas, that are sure to bring delight to your table.

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December 9, 2020
Event food

Typical Aussie Christmas dinner

Christmas is truly a special occasion in Australia. Yes, it’s summer Down Under during the Christmas time, so the food might be a bit different than what you are used to. We already wrote an article about iconic Australian dishes and already stated that Australia has a unique cuisine blend. So, you can safely assume that Aussie Christmas dinner is a bit different than what you might be used to. Here’s some meals that showcase this country’s culinary creativity to make your Christmas a bit merrier this year.

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December 7, 2020
Event Planning

3 most famous Australian birthday party traditions

All around the world people have traditional ways of celebrating birthdays. From the food people eat, ways they have fun, songs they sing… Everyone does it in their own, traditional way. Australia’s no different. People love having fun together, organizing parties to connect and socialize. So, what are the most famous Australian birthday party traditions? Let’s find out.

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December 5, 2020
Event Planning

How to find a good party venue

When throwing a party, you’ll often have a hard time finding the ideal venue. No need to worry, you’re not the only one with this problem. Whether it’s a birthday party, a wedding, glamorous gala dinner or a formal conference, the venue choice can really make or break an event. That’s why we claim that a venue is one of the most important things for a party, so make sure to take enough time and effort to choose the right one. You’ll want to know exactly what you need and expect to have a successful event. That’s why we put together this list of things to bear in mind when scouting event venues for your ideal party.

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November 27, 2020
Event food

5 Iconic Australian dishes

Being a modern nation with a large scale of immigration, Australia has a unique cuisine blend of culinary contributions and adaptations from various cultures around the world, with influences of Aboriginial dietary habits. Today there are many restaurants that make traditional Aussie food and you can use Spotfood to get to them when organizing your event. With the holiday season coming up, we recommend trying some of these iconic Australian dishes for your dinner party.

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November 27, 2020
Virtual Events

Which online platforms are the best to connect with your loved ones

With the holiday season coming up, it’s best to start thinking about creative ways to stay connected and safe. You can always use Spotfood to organize virtual events and stay connected with your loved ones. But, if organizing a virtual event, you’ll need an online platform to set up video calls for a great get-together. That’s why we made a list of best online meeting service providers to help you stay connected during holidays. 

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November 27, 2020
Event Planning

5 Australian party games you’ll have so much fun playing

Although you can organize virtual get-togethers (we suggested some ideas last week), which is a great way of staying safe, today we want to present a more classical way of having fun at a party. Whether you like more classical party games (for example, a board game or something that includes a deck of cards), we’re sure you’ll love these 5 Australian party games you’ll have so much fun playing and that will get everyone smiling and getting to know each other a little better.

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November 20, 2020
Event Vendors

Why are good vendors important for your event

One of the key things to have in mind when organizing an event are the event vendors. Event suppliers can make or break your event and that’s why it’s important to have dependable and high quality partners that will make all your ideas come to life.

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November 13, 2020
Virtual Events

4 tips on organizing a virtual dinner party for Christmas 2020

This year, virtual socialization has become the thing. But, online get-togethers can become a bit boring if you don’t rethink the event and the preparation process. That’s why we’re bringing 5 tips to organize a virtual dinner party for Christmas 2020 that will be an awesome experience.

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November 4, 2020
Event Planning

How to plan a great kids birthday party

Planning a birthday party for your kid is a big thing. We all know that kids can be a tough audience, having in mind that their interests change on a daily basis. But, if you start the planning process on time, you can have all the little things figured out in time and your child and all of their guests will remember the party for a long time. So, here’s a quick recap on what to have in mind if you want to throw an unforgettable kids birthday party.

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October 14, 2020
Event Vendors

What are the major benefits of using an online event management platform

It’s clear that event planning takes a lot of time, skills and patience. But, with technology advancing day-to-day, we now have the possibilities to make event planning simpler. Using an event management platform can help resolve all the pain points on both sides of the same coin: the event organizers and the vendors. Having access to an event management platform can save vast amounts of time and, consequently, money, especially for event service providers. Making your process streamlined and simplified is what a good end-to-end event management platform does.

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November 15, 2020
Virtual Events

How to stay connected during holidays: 5 virtual socialization ideas

When thinking about virtual events, just let your imagination work and turn staring into the computer screen into a memorable event for everyone included. All you need is just a bit of preparation to transform a regular call into a real fun experience. Here are 5 virtual socialization ideas that will help you stay connected with your friends and family during the holiday season.

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November 7, 2020
Event Planning

How to find a great event vendor: 5 easy steps

If you are planning a party, you want it to be perfect. You want your guests to enjoy themselves and talk about the event in the upcoming days. Here's 5 easy tips to have in mind when choosing the vendor for your event.

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