Category: Parties

Styling Party Venues with Bespoke Draping

Following on from our Event Design: Transforming Spaces blog post last month, we take a closer look at event venue draping – one of the most powerful and dramatic party venue styling options. Private Party Venue Styling: Dramatic Draping With the help of your personal party planner you’ve secured a blank canvas; a venue or marquee where…


Top Party Planners Deliver the Best Parties

Wondering why you should use the best party planners rather than doing everything yourself? Our iconic giant hat tipi image, shown above, is from a festival themed party that we produced for our client’s 50th birthday. After the party we received this lovely testimonial which we think describes why great party planning matters to those…


Meet the Party Planners

Mirage has more than 25 years of luxury party planning and event management experience and a proven track record for limitless creativity and flawless event production. In this blog post company directors Julia Brewer and Christian Marryat answer our quick-fire questions giving us a behind the scenes look into the working life of our party…


How To: Plan the Perfect Party

Hosting the perfect party for a momentous occasion can be months, or even a year in planning. The most spectacular high-end parties boast beautiful catering, amazing entertainment and stunning looking themes and style. For a bespoke party to really thrill and delight your guests, massive creativity and flawless production are essential. Here’s your guide to getting it…


5 Rollicking Party Themes to Celebrate 40th Birthdays

Many of the best parties are held by people turning 40. Why? They know how to go large and be flamboyant. By the time 40th birthdays roll around your mates are returning to their partying ways post child rearing and chasing the career ladder. They’re ready (again) to be true party animals and they will…


5 Future Trends in Party Planning

In this blog post we look at what we’re most excited about with regards to the future of party planning. Lighting Advances in technology are a driving force of change for many industries, including the events management and party planning sector. Advances in lighting technology are particularly exciting. Looking back 10 to 15 years, party…


Safe and stress-free 18th birthday parties

Finding the right venue for an 18th birthday party and organising the event can be a difficult task. An 18th birthday is a momentous coming of age and one of the most anticipated celebrations of a lifetime. We know what teenagers want, how to keep guests partying safely and how to deliver beautifully designed and produced…


18th Birthday Party Ideas

Awesome parties with people you love are unforgettable. A truly great party theme will deliver rollicking good fun. But what makes a great party theme? Here you’ll find some spectacular birthday parties that we’ve created to pique your imagination for your own party. Here’s Our Top Five 18th Birthday Party Ideas Disney Themed Party A big bold…


50th Birthday Party Themes

Some of our most lavish and memorable party ideas have been to celebrate 50th birthdays. Huge creativity and seamless production create outstanding parties that not only thrill guests, but also deliver truly memorable celebrations. Here’s our top five most extravagant 50th birthday party themes Festival Deliver festival fun with lots of acts and entertainment to occupy…


Garden Party – Rain or Shine

Wimbledon – the Pimms, Champagne, strawberries and arrival of summer – inspires us to deliver the most stylish garden parties. And the key to garden party success at this time of year is keeping the changeable weather top of mind when party planning. This week sees the start of Wimbledon and The Championships have already…