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A Chandelier of Flowers

Every bride has a vision of the decor for her wedding and reception. As a floral designer, you have to capture that image and work with the wedding venue to create the magic that she has dreamed of. Recently, Christopher Plaza of The Bride Candy had the opportunity to design a Chandelier of Flowers that […]

A Canvas of Art

Designing a wedding starts with a blank canvas, your wedding venue. So how do you go about filling in the canvas, your event venue with the right colors and elements to create a piece of art? It’s very simple! Tap into your inner self and search for the colors and textures that you love. This […]

5 Foolproof Things You Need to Know Before Searching for a Venue

In my 50 years of catering weddings and events, one of the saddest things that I see are couples and planners who enter the planning arena without doing their homework. This leads them to a path of time, energy, and money wasted. In my opinion here at the 5 Things Needed before one starts searching […]

Gatsby Inspired Wedding & Event Guest Attire

When planing a wedding or event, fashion influences the theme and style of the event venue. You have to consider if the venue is taking place at an outdoor venue, a barn, beach venue, or ballroom. This will influence the theme and style of fashion of formal, informal or semi casual. One style that continues […]

Romantic Garden Wedding

There is something so romantic about having a June wedding at an outdoor wedding venue. The flowers are in bloom and the temperature is still comfortable to host a garden ceremony and a reception under the stars. For Amanda and Dean Axiotis, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden was the perfect wedding venue to host their June […]

Five Biggest Mistakes Couples Make When Planning A Wedding

Over the past four decades, I’ve catered thousands of weddings at my own venues and at other event venues. And I am truly compassionate for those who go into the wedding venue search process with no idea of what’s involved. Here are the top five mistakes, I have seen couples make that have cost them […]

Charming Vintage Mobile Bar & Photo Booth

No 9 Vintage Mobile Bar , also known as Donatella, is charming venues in South Florida. This unique and much needed concept of a vintage mobile bar and photo booth was brought to the South Florida area by Tamara Feola. While growing up in New Orleans, Tamara was influences for the love of everything vintage. […]

Personalize Your Engagement Session

You just got engagement and you are asking yourself where do I start with my planning and still enjoy my engagement time. Then you ask yourself, do I really have time to do all my planning in finding the perfect event venue and vendors, and still have a moment to have an engagement photo session. […]

Timeless Elegance

Nestled in the heart of Coconut Grove, the Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove is a historic buildings that dates back to 1921. This charming building has been renovated throughout the years keeping the beauty and richness of days gone by while blending in the styles of today’s elegant and modern trends. The club was founded […]