Whether you’re a girl or a guy (although this is more of an issue for girls) your outfit for the formal is a huge part of your individual experience for the night. Many of you will spend countless hours out on shopping (more like hunting) trips … More detail on thisSensible Shoes
We just love the teen culture staple behaviour of trying to test the limits of authority. It’s normal but a real pain in the butt sometimes when we’re trying to deliver the best experience for the vast majority of formal-goers who do the right thing … More detail on this16 – Age or IQ? Hard to tell sometimes
Security is a serious and important issue for any formal. Nobody would deny that it’s an item on your checklist that’s essential to cover but few realise that this one thing alone can be the weak link in your chain of items that can see your entire … More detail on thisSecurity – The place you THINK you can’t get ripped off!
The formal is a milestone in your social development and a pretty important night that you’ll want to remember and look back on with fond memories. For that reason, it’s imperative to have the event photographed professionally. In that respect formal photos are no less important than … More detail on thisPhotography or Fraud?
Formals are glamorous events. To step out in style is the name of the game, and for many, it’s their first time doing it. One of the first things that comes to mind, after where the formal will be, who you’ll have as your date, and what … More detail on thisLimo 2 Go
This issue comes up many times each year. Usually among Year 10 and 11 committees who are looking for something “semi” formal instead of the regular sit-down kind of formal. It’s certainly OK to be looking for something more casual to create a contract between that event and … More detail on thisFancy Dress Disasters
We have a great lifestyle in this country. We have a great climate, strong economy and a confident & positive sense of self. We know how to enjoy life and we generally don’t take for granted how good we have it here. Unfortunately, our layback, party … More detail on thisDon’t drink! It’s not worth it tonight
“CNEs are small things outside the core business that add so much value they ultimately determine the success of the enterprise.” – Dr Paddi Lund (Author & Businessman). Critical Non Essentials, or CNE’s, are those little extra things that cost a consumer nothing extra, but add volumes … More detail on thisCritical Non Essentials
The following 8-Step plan will get you started on the road to a great formal… 1/ Find a responsible adult. A “responsible adult” is someone like a Teacher, Year Advisor, Principal, Deputy or Parent. This should be someone who has had at least some form of … More detail on this8-Step Formal Plan
Despite What You’ve Heard… The D.E.T. DOES NOT prohibit school officials from being involved in formals. This year in Sydney, over 130,000 teens will attend ILLEGAL formals and expose 368 high schools (or their organisers) to liability. Without the schools approval, 86% of Formals will go … More detail on this14 Common Misconceptions about High School Formals