There are lots of symbols and traditions associated with Halloween, but have you ever wondered where they all originated from? Carry on reading to find out! Bats Bats are nocturnal so are naturally more common at this time of the year when the nights are longer. Many years ago, large bonfires were traditionally lit on Halloween. … Continue reading Halloween Traditions – Where did they come from?
With spring and Easter just around the corner, what better time to start making new seasonal displays? Here are our top tips for creating attention-grabbing displays this spring, as well as some ideas if you're stuck on how to design. Tip #1 Spring is all about the colours; flowers blooming, everything coming to life. So … Continue reading Easter Displays: Ideas, Tips & More
As the cold winter months are creeping up on us, start creating stunning winter displays with these 4 tips: 1. Make the most of your space We don't just look in one direction, so try to use a mixture of higher and lower level props. For example, try hanging a few snowflakes or icicles of different sizes, to add … Continue reading How to: Wonderful winter displays
Although our props are often used for retail and theatre purposes, they aren't just for commercial use. They are suitable for many different occasions - including weddings! Khush Wedding Magazine Feature Khush Magazine is the fastest growing wedding magazine in the UK, and they've demonstrated great use for our props in their 2014 autumn edition. With … Continue reading Autumn Weddings
Halloween is more than just an opportunity for children to acquire free sweets while dressing in spooky costumes. Halloween is now a widely celebrated event, and appears to grow every year. Despite the fact that it isn't even half way through October yet, Halloween decorations are high in demand and sell quickly. Stuck on how to … Continue reading Halloween Inspiration
The rainy weather here in the UK is definitely letting us know that summer is over - as of yesterday it's now officially Autumn! Time for the leaves to fall and the temperatures to drop. Even if you're not a big fan of cosy sweaters and drinking hot chocolate in front of the fire, autumn … Continue reading How to: Create a great vineyard display
Fake food is one of the most widely used props for display and stage purposes - it has endless uses! Whether it's for shop displays, demonstrations or photography sets, it still proves one of the most popular replica lines on the market. However food displays don't just have to be commercial - many of our customers … Continue reading Ever lasting food?!