Colour Themes

You can choose a colour to match your favourite team, a special event, or simply because you like it. Choose a single colour or two colours (green and gold, black and white, etc).

Yellow | Pink | Gold | Blue | White | Purple | Red | Black | Orange | Green

Black Parties

Have a dramatic black-themed party to celebrate the birthday of someone who loves black, or to celebrate Black Friday. Black food ideas Liquorice, black jellybeans, and aniseed lollies for sweet nibblies. Drink cola. Black pasta: you can buy pasta dyed jet black with squid ink. Squid ink is also used to create traditional Italian black [...]

Blue Party Ideas

There a massive range of blues from baby blue through to royal and navy blue. Blue Decorations and Costumes Blue costumes include police officers, whales and dolphins, fairies and princesses, the blue Power Ranger, the blue Wiggle, Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz, and lots more. Browse these online shops for blue costumes: is [...]

Gold Parties

Go for gold! Bring the bling! Celebrate Olympic gold, gold rushes, or the glamour and opulence of this rare metal. Gold is a popular theme for big parties like New Years Parties, and for 50th wedding anniversaries (the ‘golden anniversary’). For a black and gold party, see also Black Themed Parties. For a Aussie green [...]

Green Party Ideas

Have a green party for St Patrick’s Day, or for a birthday party for someone who loves green. Green can also be a good colour for World Environment Day and other conservation themes. Party Decorations – See lots of green party supplies below. Plants are the ultimate green decoration.  If you don’t have many of [...]

Orange Party Ideas

Orange food and drink ideas For orange fruit salad, chop up a selection of orange fruit and mix in a bowl with a bit of fruit juice to prevent browning. Orange fruits include oranges, apricots, nectarines, peaches, and persimmons. Orange jelly: buy a packet of jelly crystals, or for a fruitier version use orange juice [...]

Pink Parties

Have a pink party for someone who loves pink, or for events like breast cancer fundraisers. Pink Ribbon is the Cancer Council’s fundraiser for breast cancer research – have a pink party to raise funds for breast cancer. Pink Costumes Pink costumes include fairies, princesses, flamingos, the Pink Panther, butterflies, bunnies, the pink Power Ranger, and [...]

Purple Parties

Purple means lots of things to different people – from the colour of women’s suffrage to the “one-eyed, one-horned flying purple people eater”! Purple Costumes Purple is a favourite colour for 60s psychedelic era costumes and loud zoot suits.  Other purple costumes include royalty (once upon a time they were the only ones who could [...]

Red Themed Parties

Red is a colour of speed, danger and excitement. Red Costumes Red costumes include devils, Little Red Riding Hood, Santa, femme fatales, flamenco dancers, racing drivers, and royalty. It is also associated with love and passion.  Browse these online shops: is based in Melbourne and delivers costumes and accessories (including shoes, hats, wigs, party [...]

White Parties

You can go for all white decorations for your party – or combine to have a dramatic black and white, red and white or blue and white party – or have a toga party. White Costumes and Decorations White costumes include angels, rabbits, brides, white tuxedos, Snow White, rhinestone jumpsuits, Star Wars Imperial Stormtroopers, and [...]

Yellow Party Ideas

Yellow is a warm and cheerful colour for a party Sing along, or have competitions to see how many songs you know with “Yellow” in the title. Here are just a few to start with… Yellow Submarine, Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree, Mellow Yellow, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road… See who can [...]