ARPEETA + ARPAN

ARPEETA + ARPAN
“Arpan and Arpeeta were so excited for their traditional multiple day Indian wedding in San Francisco and most importantly they couldnt’ wait to spend it with all their family and friends from all over the world. Arpeeta wore an gorgeous Manish Malholtra lengha, and when Arpan saw her for the first time on […]

THE NIGHT IS OURS

THE NIGHT IS OURS
“Your wedding day represents the next chapter in your love story. We won’t call it a happily ever after; no, the real life and real celebration you’re building together are far better than a fairy tale ending could ever be. This celebration is your chance to bring your own narrative to life […]

RSVP: ALFRESCO ART

RSVP: Alfresco Art
“A twilight soiree for the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara was hosted at a private home in Montecito. Produced and designed by Merryl Brown Events, the evening focused on the power of artistic expression as guests enjoyed beautiful gardens, art, and decor. Jennifer Naylor Catering served canapes, and decadent cocktails were poured […]

PANTONE PIECES: 10 RENTAL ITEMS IN THE YEAR’S HOTTEST HUES

PANTONE PIECES: 10 RENTAL ITEMS IN THE YEAR’S HOTTEST HUES
“Pantone’s 2016 colors of the year—Rose Quartz and Serenity (pink and baby blue)—aren’t just for baby showers anymore. The pretty pastels can be used in sleek, stylish ways for all types of events, using these tabletop items, decor pieces, and more from rental companies around the […]

COLORFUL SPRING GARDEN WEDDING IN SONOMA VALLEY

COLORFUL SPRING GARDEN WEDDING IN SONOMA VALLEY
“…Today is a parade of pretty like never before, all thanks to photographer Brett Heidebrecht. He’s sharing not one, not two, but three incredible weddings from his portfolio and each one has a style all it’s own. First up, a peony-filled, colorful Sonoma Valley garden soiree with florals by […]

MODERN SAN FRANCISCO WEDDING

MODERN SAN FRANCISCO MANSION WEDDING
“I can always spot a San Francisco wedding from a mile away. There’s just something about the city that lends itself to stylish weddings, and this one from Milou + Olin is all the proof you’ll need. Think classic with a modern twist, and a four-tier creation by Sweet on Cake […]

25 EVENT DESIGNERS TO FOLLOW ON INSTAGRAM

25 INSPIRING EVENT DESIGNERS TO FOLLOW ON INSTAGRAM
“In addition to enticing guests to share event highlights, Instagram is an ideal medium for industry professionals to show off their own work. The image-focused site is a key platform for event designers to share their designs as well as other projects that inspire them, and in turn […]

STEAL THESE 6 TRENDS FROM 2016 AWARD SEASON EVENTS

STEAL THESE 6 TRENDS FROM 2016 AWARD SEASON EVENTS
Old-Hollywood Glamour: Oscars
“This year’s Governors Ball had a retro look inspired by the caricature-covered walls of Sardi’s and Brown Derby restaurants. Decor for the night included more than 170 commissioned black and white drawings of current and historic Hollywood stars.”

MODERN BLACK, WHITE + GOLD WEDDING INSPIRATION

MODERN BLACK, WHITE + GOLD WEDDING INSPIRATION
“I am firm believer in the power of simplicity—letting a few high-impact details define your wedding style and allowing the true beauty to shine. From a drama-free dress paired with black heels to a minimalist invitation suite to an overflowing table replaced with a row of white candles and […]

INDUSTRIAL CHIC

INDUSTRIAL CHIC
“The phrase “what’s old is new again” is particularly true when it comes to design, and the latest trend to circle back is endearingly referred to as “industrial chic.” Whether this rugged aesthetic is an anti-trend spurred by one too many Apple Store-inspired spaces or an earthy answer to our otherwise digitized existence, the […]