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Repurposed Shipping Containers, Plus Stretch Marquees, Equal Fast And Easy Fun

Recycled, up-cycled or re-purposed shipping containers have been popping up all over the world as homes, offices, mini stores, and more—and for good reason. Their durability, flexibility, ready-to-use construction, modern looks and industrial feel make them easy to set up, pleasing to the eye, and relatively inexpensive, when compared to other traditional building methods. And when you take all […]


Inflatable Shapes- get noticed!

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The only limitation is your imagination We all know that the Events world is fiercely competitive and the pressure is on to play the ace when it comes to one-upmanship. Are you searching for something spectacular for your next event? We’ve set our sights on a range of outstanding inflatable structures and lights that could […]


Festival Fascinations

Stretch tent with truss stage

Music to our ears… Music festivals are at an all time high. If it’s bespoke entertainment that makes your music festival experience unique and memorable, then these guys are playing your tune! It’s at these events that you really see how the event organizers and coordinators have applied themselves. They’ve got you covered and have […]


Wedded Bliss – which 2016 trends will inspire you!

Wedding marquee

It’s amazing how trends evolve over the years. Just when you think every last inspirational idea has been thought up, along comes something new and, without question – beautiful, ready for you to take and make your own. We’ve picked a few of our favourite styles that are trending in 2016 – we think you’ll […]


A ballast guide

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Definition: `Heavy material, such as gravel, sand, iron or lead, placed low on a structure to improve its stability. Something that gives stability or substance’. For safe use, any environmentally susceptible structure should be anchored to the surface on which it has been installed. Variables such as environmental aggressors (wind and rain), engineering criteria (mainstay horizontal […]


Events with Attitude in 2016


Happy New Year! Yes, we know we’re a little late, but happy 2016! Now, we won’t start asking the usual questions: Set any goals for the year? Turning over a new leaf? And you don’t even want to know what we think of New Years Resolutions! Suffice to say that we are more the esoteric-type […]


A word from our customers: Flo the Coffee Van

Flo photo

AN ADVENTURE TO THE ISLE OF MAN, UK  It all starts with a concept. Being able to identify a gap in the market that can be filled by a new business, a concept that is hopefully unique, perhaps even quirky, that provides a product or service, or both! You don’t need to be a mind […]


Summer events filled with colour and inspiration

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Photo credit image: Cliff Brunk Those lucky enough to find themselves in the southern hemisphere right about now are being treated to a whole lot of warmth and sunshine. Find inspiration in the season and think ‘outside the box’ to please your guests and make a lasting impression, whether it be a summer wedding or […]


How to survive planning an event.

4 ways to help you survive planning even the biggest of events:

Below are 4 ways to help you survive planning even the biggest of events:  1. Organise and have a clear plan “Failing to plan is planning to fail.” -Alan Lakein Planning, checklists, and great organising is the holy grail for event planners. And with good reason! It’s well worth spending your time organising and planning to […]


“Imagination will take you everywhere”, says Stuart Johnstone.

Sand coloured freeform stretch tents

Read his insights into the events industry and business more generally here: About my business Business name: Stretch Marquees & Fabric Structures I run a company producing innovative and unique outdoor event tents. Designed to provide a bit of fun and colour to outdoor events. Along with helping brands get the most from their outdoor […]


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