Top 5 Pinterest Pins This Week – My Favourite Easter Decorations!

EasterDecorationsGot a glass cake cover lying around? Why not try this at Easter then.

EasterDecorations2Beautiful crochet egg covers with a satin bow – just gorgeous.

EasterDecorations3Hand drawn eggs – so simple, but so effective!

EasterDecorations4Pantone eggs – every designers fantasy. My favourite is Pantone 156U

EasterDecorations5Ahhhh I am obsessed with terrariums. Why not an Easter terrarium?

Happy Easter to all!

Love, Festival Girl

Love Vintage Show Sydney Review 2013

LoveVintageSydney-(25)I had a great time at the Love Vintage Show on Friday night. Vintage was in the air and the men and ladies were dressed to impress top enter the best vintage dressed competition. Let’s face it – who doesn’t love to see some seriously stylish people show off some amazing one off pieces. I do warn you that I went a little snap happy with this Show – so I hope you enjoy them!
LoveVintageSydney-(9)LoveVintageSydney-(53)LoveVintageShow_1Here are some of my fav highlights: Nan’s Button Bouquets specialise in providing beautiful bouquets made of buttons, feathers, brooches – you name it… Gorgeous right?LoveVintageSydney-(44)And how about these beautiful pieces by Luxuriant… Love the mix of vintage and rockerbilly…LoveVintageShow_9Oh how I love the Dandy Long Legs stall. Check out the presentation!! I felt like pulling up a chair and sitting down with a nice cuppa and taking in the ambience. Not only do Dandy Long Legs have a great looking stall, they actually make some super-cute one of pieces as well.LoveVintageSydney-(6)How adorable is this vintage inspired lady. She had a Lindy Charm School makeover who styled her hair and makeup into a vintage inspired do. Even my beautiful friend from DarnSexySecondHand got into the vintage makeover action!LoveVintageShow_2DarnSexySecondHandI couldn’t stop drooling once all the amazing pieces of jewellery,brooches and ritzy bits I found from, excuse the pun, Ritzy Bits… Although their website is coming soon you can contact them here: 0418623007.LoveVintageShow_4 LoveVintageSydney-(18)I really loved the charm that Carousel Interiors offered. It felt like I went back in time to my childhood – seriously, I think my mum had these pots…LoveVintageShow_3Vintage and Retro was another stall that I couldn’t take my eyes off. What a visual splendour. OMG! My mum had these mushroom jars!LoveVintageSydney-(12) LoveVintageSydney-(11) LoveVintageShow_5Hope was the Vintage Wedding Fair you ask? Well I was a little disappointed that there were no Wedding Fair presentations on Friday night but I did manage to see a beautiful wedding dining area decorated by Pitt Trading, an adorable retro caravan set up by My Atomic Daisy featuring Vintage tableware hire and styling Ra Ra Kitty – so awesome right?LoveVintageSydney-(30)LoveVintageSydney-(33) LoveVintageSydney-(34) LoveVintageSydney-(38) LoveVintageShow_6My old friend from Valentina’s Vintage Cake Stands had some beautiful high tea cupcake stands. Her cake stands were even recently featured in Not Quite Nigella blog.LoveVintageShow_7There was of course stalls also selling some beautiful wedding pieces. Like Pitt Trading. I don’t think it’s possible to love so many things in one store – can you  just stop being so amazing?!LoveVintageShow_8 LoveVintageSydney-(43)Also I really loved Tiara’s by Nina adorable floral headbands. What a perfect accessory for a garden or beach wedding.LoveVintageSydney-(47)Well, I told you there were a lot of pictures, so I hope you enjoyed them all!

Love, Festival Girl.

Dreamers Markets Parramatta | 16 March 2013

857096_560979690588653_1659929384_oThe Dreamers Markets are back and it’s all happening this Saturday. I have a good friends wedding so I won’t be able to attend. I can’t believe this happened again! I wasn’t able to go to the Christmas markets either. But I guess the markets can’t exist around my schedule and lucky for you, they will go on.

This cute market promises genuine 100% Australian Handmade. Whoo! The Dreamers Market offer a platform to the artists, crafters, designers and creators, known as the “Dreamers”, to bring their beautiful ideas to life for you to peruse and enjoy at these truly Australian markets.

Dreamers Markets
Saturday 9.30 am to 2.30pm
Riverside theatre (Inside the Courtyard)
Corner of Church Street and Market Street

For more information see their Facebook page or website. Image credit.

Love, Festival Girl.