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3 Hot 2019 Wedding Trends

3 Hot 2019 Wedding Trends

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. You no doubt want your big event to be perfect. For many engaged couples, that means choosing a venue, theme and ensemble that matches their combined style and personality. This also means incorporating some of the latest wedding trends. The majority of trends come and go as styles change and new ideas for wedding themes and décor emerge. Below we discuss three wedding trends that we can see lasting for the long haul. Whether you and your fiancé are considering a dreamy beach wedding with a bohemian flair, or a classic, formal affair with elegant details, you’ll […]

Why Corporate Events Are More than Just a Seminar

Why Corporate Events Are More than Just a Seminar

A corporate event is sometimes a party, sometimes a celebration, and even a time to set goals or recharge our batteries. A seminar is generally a single session or one-day meeting devoted to a specialized topic, usually at an advanced or professional level. Corporate events are not like this, and here’s how. Teaching versus Celebrating Seminars are teaching your employees something. Corporate events are celebrating something. You’ve achieved your sales goal, you’ve made it so many days without a safety concern, maybe your team has finished a project on time and under budget. These things should be celebrated- and you’ve got to have a fun place to accomplish this task […]

Don’t Miss These Fall 2019 Wedding Trends

Don’t Miss These Fall 2019 Wedding Trends

Just like that, we are into the second half of 2019 and the wedding trends of what has been happening at weddings and wedding planning have been cast!  There is so much to talk about- as change is in the air for wedding and wedding venues. Everyone wants a wedding that is memorable for the guests- but it should also reflect the couple. How are people choosing to convey that in their wedding planning? Let us break it down for you. Colors of 2019 The most popular colors are rust, gray-blue, evergreen, gold, rich browns and deep reds.  This year seems to be filled up with beautiful earthy tones. These […]

Reasons to Host an Outdoor Wedding This Summer

Reasons to Host an Outdoor Wedding This Summer

Creating a Sensational Wedding Day Getting ready for a wedding can be a wonderful and stressful time. Picking colors for the bridesmaid dresses, deciding who to invite (or not to invite!), which guests should not be sat next to each other, what day it should be, and a host of other decisions need to be made. In addition to that, what type of reception or wedding venue will you have? Indoor wedding venues? Outdoor wedding venues? What food will be served? How will the reception halls or banquet halls be decorated? With all of these decisions, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed and stressed. Though it is probably normal […]

How Can I Give My Wedding An Intimate Atmosphere?

How Can I Give My Wedding An Intimate Atmosphere?

Many people want to have an intimate atmosphere during their wedding because of the soft and romantic feelings that atmosphere provides. But an intimate atmosphere can seem difficult to achieve, especially when you have more than 100 guests. The good news is, whether you can count the number of your guests on one hand or you have too many to DIY invitations for, there are many simple ways you can bring close-knit and intimate vibes to your wedding. Personalize your decor DIY wedding decorations aren’t just a major wedding trend right now because they save money. They’re also a big trend because they reflect who you are and the tastes […]

How to Throw the Best Parties: Five Tips

How to Throw the Best Parties: Five Tips

Planning a party requires taking care of many details. But it is also a lot of fun! That might explain why approximately 130,000 people are employed in the event and party planning industry in the United States. If you’re interested in throwing the absolute best parties, these five tips will make your event unforgettable…and you’ll look like a party-throwing pro! 1. Choose a Beautiful Setting Deciding where you are having your party is a very important first step. Are you looking at outdoor wedding venues? Indoor wedding places? If you are indoors, you will want to look at banquet halls and perhaps a beautiful ballroom. 2. Look for All-Inclusive Event […]

3 Corporate Event Trends You Don’t Want to Miss

3 Corporate Event Trends You Don’t Want to Miss

Making up 23% of the events industry market in 2018, conferences and trade shows are the most common meeting activities in North America. But these aren’t the only kinds of corporate events we’ll be talking about today. Whether it’s an awards ceremony, an end-of-year celebration, or a conference, we’ve got tips to make your corporate event a memorable experience for all. Here are a few trends we’re watching in 2019. Casual Yet Healthy Dining When it comes to corporate catering services, traditional sit-down dinners may be the norm, but buffet-style and family-style meals are becoming a popular choice even in banquet halls. This casual set-up offers more opportunities for socializing, […]

An Indoor or Outdoor Wedding: Which Is Right for You?

An Indoor or Outdoor Wedding: Which Is Right for You?

The days of the little white church may be becoming a thing of the past. Though traditionally, couples would hold their wedding ceremony, nowadays, wedding locations are much more diverse. Party halls, restaurants, backyards, beachy resorts– the possibilities are endless. One type of wedding that has become increasingly popular is the outdoor wedding. Though 77% of wedding receptions still take place indoors, almost 1 in 4 occur in the great outdoors, which is pretty impressive. Outdoor weddings can be dreamy, but they require a lot of planning, which doesn’t work for every couple. If you’re having trouble deciding whether to keep your nuptials indoors or to go out in the […]

4 Tips for Planning a Stress-Free Bridal Shower

4 Tips for Planning a Stress-Free Bridal Shower

It’s no secret that virtually every part of the wedding planning process is stressful. The average engagement time from proposal to vows is about a year and a half, and in that time, chaos reigns. From popping the question to cutting the cake, brides, grooms, and everyone in between has tons of work to do and decisions to make.   That’s why, quite often, the bride doesn’t plan her own bridal shower. Bridesmaids, sisters and mothers tend to put together this pre-wedding celebration to help the bride get excited for her big day, and to help her stock up on household essentials.   If you’re in charge of the bridal […]

Unique Bridal Shower Ideas for Unique Brides

Unique Bridal Shower Ideas for Unique Brides

Bridal showers give the bride’s friends and family the opportunity to celebrate her exciting engagement, and to talk about all the good things to come once she’s finally tied the knot. However, since the bride has likely been doing the heavy lifting of the wedding planning, the bridal shower is most often handled by her closest friends and family. But how do you make a bridal shower truly special? If you’re planning a bridal shower, consider the following unique ideas to take a bridal shower to the next level: Choose an Awesome Location Though having the bridal shower at the bride’s home can save money, it also adds stress to […]