May 2, 2021
Event Planning

When to buy your wedding dress to save money?

For most brides, one of the most important parts of a wedding is definitely the wedding dress. You've spent so much time flipping through wedding magazines, searching Pinterest and the internet, and looking at wedding dress store windows, but we're guessing you haven't thought about the price at this point. While it can be very exciting to set out with friends to find the perfect dress, it can also be stressful. But there are certain times when it's best to shop and when you can save money.

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April 25, 2021
Event Planning

Most popular kids birthday party themes and how to organize them

Choosing a theme is often the center of great entertainment. To avoid mistakes, ask your child what sounds interesting and allow him creative freedom. The theme will make it much easier for you to plan the rest of the party and figure out what food to prepare, what decorations to put up and what games to plan. If you're planning a kids birthday party soon, check out our suggestions for the most popular themes and how you can organize them to be talked about for years to come.

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April 18, 2021
Event Planning

How to choose your perfect wedding dress?

For many brides, it's probably the most important dress in their lives. It will reflect their style and personality on their wedding day. So the stress of choosing and buying it is definitely there. That's why it's very important to start early and set a budget. To make it easier for you, here are some tips that will help you choose your perfect wedding dress.

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April 4, 2021
Event Planning

Bridal hairstyles and makeup trends to watch in 2021

As far as getting a great look on your wedding day, if you don't have experience, we recommend hiring a hair and makeup expert. You will be greatly relieved. Just as you need to find the perfect venue, photographer, wedding dress and caterer, so should it be with choosing the right makeup artist and hairdresser. Instead of wasting time and nerves with hours of constant research, relying on recommendations and stalking the accounts of potential vendors on social media, make it easy on yourself with Spotfood. Good vendors are the essence of a good event, and using an event planning platform like Spotfood makes it seamless to gather quotes by vendors that can make your personalized wishes come true. 

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March 21, 2021
Event Planning

Everything you need for a BoHo style party

While the emphasis on boho party organization is relaxation and eclecticism, it is still a party organization and there is a possibility that you forget something along the way. If you used Spotfood to find your event vendors, you can now communicate with all of them in one place and find the best for you. Spotfood is a technology company that helps connect small tier event organisers with event vendors that can provide services such as catering, photography, decorations, venue hire and more for upcoming events. Our innovative tools allow event organisers to plan their events end-to-end in a single app.

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March 14, 2021
Event Planning

Wedding invitations - everything you need to know

The wedding invitation is an introduction to what guests can expect on the day of the wedding, and it is the first insight into what best describes and reflects the couple's tastes. It's amazing how much detail you can put on a small piece of paper that you shape, design, decorate and end up sending to your loved ones. The good news is that while there are rules for what wedding invitations should look like, there is no wrong or right way.

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March 7, 2021
Event Planning

Budget decoration ideas for your birthday party

In one of the previous blogs, we listed 5 simple DIY party decoration ideas. There we explained how to make paper decorations, party hats, balloon decorations, ribbon chandeliers and photo booth. While you can use Spotfood to hire professionals, like party decorators or florists to make your party look the best way possible, today we want to show you the benefits of taking care of the decor yourself. Learn how to add a little sparkle and glamour to your fun party using this list of inexpensive decorating ideas. 

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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 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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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 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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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 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 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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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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