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At a very young age, Kara started planning birthday parties for her family & friends. Always planning a party in her head, Kara started in January of 2009, as a creative outlet & place to showcase all of her many events. After only a few months, Kara’s followings & fans were soaring. Her creative mind, attention to detail & love for party styling became evident as her site grew quickly with clicks & viewers from across the globe.

Recently branded as the ‘new’ Martha Stewart of the party world, Kara is recognized for her incredible capacity to think outside the box. Kara’s amazing attention to detail and unique sense of style have rocketed into the top party planning site in the world.

Kara is regularly featured on numerous morning talk shows, magazines, and publications including The Today Show, HGTV,, TLC, Parenting Magazine,, Parents Magazine, Brides Magazine, PEOPLE, All You Magazine, Baby Talk Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Disney Baby, The Rachael Ray Show and more. In January 2013, Kara was appointed a member of the Parenting Magazine editorial advisory board.

Brands Kara Allen has worked with

Kara has done work and partnered with many major brands including Huggies, Pottery Barn, Breyers Ice Cream, FamilyFun, Coca-Cola, Michaels, Pillsbury, Silhouette America, Target, Solo Cup, Great Grains, DecoArt, Dyson, Hershey’s and more.

Kara released her own book, Kara’s Party Ideas in 2012. The book topped the charts and reached #11 on Amazon within 24 hours. Kara also launched her party shop in 2012, which stocks hundreds of party supplies that are shipped all over the world.

Kara is really excited to announce her Kara’s Party Ideas Conferences, which started in 2014. Kara held party workshops in 5 major Australia cities and an exclusive conference in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. 

Kara’s Party Ideas dot com is a huge online resource for millions of party ideas, recipes, tips, tutorials, thousands of party supplies and more. Its purpose is to inspire and help those who are planning parties and special occasions around the world from start to finish. On a daily basis, Kara showcases her favorites of the hundreds of party submissions she receives each month in addition to featuring her own fabulous events and recipes.

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