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The Queen City is a blend of old-fashioned Southern charm and high-energy cosmopolitan bustle, which puts it on the top 15 best cities to live in the United States. With a year-round pleasant climate, dozens of darling neighborhoods and proximity to Lake Norman, planning a celebration in Charlotte offers inspired event opportunities.
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Britt and Rob's Romantic Barn Wedding

Friendsville, Maryland

The first time Rob met Britt was through her sister (and his friend) and, after asking about Britt, Rob was met with a resounding “absolutely not!” Despite the lack of permission, fate took its course and the two clicked. Several years l...
Asheville, NC Wedding - Kelley Event + Design

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Asheville, NC Wedding

Asheville, North Carolina

Wedding held at Claxton Farm.
14 Rustic Weddings We Love

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14 Rustic Weddings We Love
Whether it be in Wine Country or South Carolina, rustic weddings have been a trend amongst many couples. This type of wedding can vary from chic to boho, and there is a style for everyone. Let these rustic weddings influence you as you a...
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Jenny + Steve's Rustic Vintage Wedding - Jennings King Photography

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Jenny + Steve's Rustic Vintage Wedding

Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Jenny and Steve wanted a vintage feel to their wedding and Mingo Point felt like home. A gray suede carved sofa along with french arm chairs graced the reception floor. The ceiling was adorned with cafe lighting and an eye-catching chand...
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The Met Gala - Metropolitan Museum of Art

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The Met Gala

New York, New York

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s renowned Costume Institute Benefit took place May 2nd in celebration of the exhibition Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, which was on view from May 5 through August 14 in the Museum’s Robe...
Gala | The Great Gateway| Cancer Researcher - Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

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Gala | The Great Gateway| Cancer Researcher

Chicago, Illinois

What an evening at the Gateway for Cancer Research in the grand ballroom at Navy Pier Chicago with 1,000 guests who raised over $4.1 million and still counting! The beautiful decor by Rishi Patel and his team at HMR Designs! The show was...
2016 Party in the Garden - Museum of Modern Art

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2016 Party in the Garden

New York, New York

MoMA’s annual Party in the Garden honored collection artists Huma Bhabha, Mark Bradford, and Brice Marden, along with philanthropists Amanda and Glenn Fuhrman and Sally and Wynn Kramarsky. The After Party featured a live music performanc...
Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation's Angel Ball 2016 - Cipriani Wall Street

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Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation's Angel Ball 2016

New York, New York

On Monday, November 21st Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation celebrated 20 years of funding lifesaving research with another successful night that raised nearly $3.7M! The gala featured a packed pre-show red carpet with A-listers such as Hugh J...
DIFFA: Dining By Design - Piers 92/94

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DIFFA: Dining By Design

New York, New York

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS hosted its signature event in support of its mission to raise funds for HIV/AIDS prevention, education and direct care. Their 19th Annual DINING BY DESIGN combined a worthy cause and exce...
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Rubik’s Cube Bar Mitzvah - EVOKE

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Rubik’s Cube Bar Mitzvah

Chicago, Illinois

A sophisticated twist on a Rubik's Cube. Silver sputnik chandeliers, a custom Rubik's cube tiled dance floor and colors dressed up this ballroom to create a classy yet festive bar mitzvah celebration. A custom colorful draped walkway led...
Chic Pink New York Bat Mitzvah - Colin Cowie Lifestyle

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Chic Pink New York Bat Mitzvah

New York, New York

Set in the super modern Alice Tully Hall of NYC’s Lincoln Center, this extravaganza was one for the books.
Floral Bat Mitzvah - EVOKE

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Floral Bat Mitzvah

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia

Fun and playful describes this floral themed bat mitzvah up in two words. Colorful patterns mixed with a flirty design and a custom flower crown bar.
Ellis Island B'nai Mitzvah - 5th Avenue Digital Photography

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Ellis Island B'nai Mitzvah

New York, New York

Triplets, Sheridan, Shayne and Mason had an unforgettable B'nai Mitzvah on Ellis Island in New York. The party's theme was GOLD, which was a play on the family's last name. Although the celebration was shared by three children, designer ...
Pink Dream B'not Mitzvah - 5th Avenue Digital Photography

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Pink Dream B'not Mitzvah

New York, New York

Izzy & Ava's event was out of this world! Right from the guests entering, they knew they were in for an unforgettable night when they were greeted with a ticket to planet ASIS. With the countdown to entering the ballroom, the guests were...
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Outdoor Birthday Celebration - Entertaining Company

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Outdoor Birthday Celebration

Three Oaks, Michigan

We made the trip to Three Oaks Michigan to cater a special 50th birthday party on a gorgeous private farm. We prepared various food stations and passed hors d'ouvres to accompany the pig roast the client provided.
Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Celebration - A Southern Soiree

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Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Celebration

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Jay Gatsby would have been proud of the fabulous party thrown in honor of our amazing client’s 50th birthday celebration this fall. It was a night of jazz, flappers, sequins and gin and it made for the perfect Gatsby soiree at Graylyn E...

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Glamorous 60th Birthday in NYC at Loft & Garden

New York, New York

Glamourous Garden Birthday Party in New York City at 620 Loft & Garden. Even though Elaine resides in Texas, she loves New York and she couldn't resist throwing her 60th birthday bash at Rockefeller Center's 620 Loft & Garden, which has ...
Monster Bash Party - Ceci New York

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Monster Bash Party

New York, New York

This vibrant Monster Bash was celebrated with playful, colorful, and silly-style! Ceci Johnson, of Ceci New York, hand-painted a collection of monsters for Mason’s celebration – one for each attendee! The personalized invitations came in...
Gatsby Birthday Bash - EVOKE

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Gatsby Birthday Bash

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia

A 1920's party that Gatsby would be proud of. Filled with a surprise around every corner, including a secret doorway and password, absinthe bar and a fabulous Buttercream Bakeshop cake. Black, gold and mirror details filled Longview Gall...
Magical 50th & 60th Milestone Birthday - EVOKE

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Magical 50th & 60th Milestone Birthday

Washington, District of Columbia

Upon arrival, guests were whisked away into a desert oasis. This oasis featured stone archways, textured lighting to create the feeling as if you were in the Negev desert and our focal point, the waterfall bar. Flowing from cocktails in ...
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Great Gatsby 10th Anniversary Celebration

New York, New York

This Gatsby themed anniversary soirée was Inspired by the client’s home and an Excalibur automobile parked in the driveway. Guests entered the tent through gold-gilded gates with a custom pearl and crystal backdrop. Feathered flapper ...

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Greenhouse Dinner Party

Shavertown, Pennsylvania

A party in a historic greenhouse? Yes please! The sun trickling in early that morning was hard to ignore. Of course, it is difficult not to get good light in a greenhouse, but that cold December day seemed like perfection. Central to all...
Baby Shower: Elephants & Umbrellas - Creativo Loft

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Baby Shower: Elephants & Umbrellas

Chicago, Illinois

Event designer and floral phenom Christine Janda created this epic baby shower at Creativo Loft. It was an "April Showers" theme with elephants and umbrellas....installed to our tin ceiling. Truffleberry Market caterers also did amazing ...
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AREA Fall Winter 2017 Runway Show - SHADOW

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AREA Fall Winter 2017 Runway Show

New York, New York

AREA Fall Winter 2017 Runway Show at Wolcott Ballroom with SVEDKA Vodka.
Engage!16 SEA ISLAND: Silent Disco - Engage Summits

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Engage!16 SEA ISLAND: Silent Disco

Sea Island, Georgia

Sunday evenings in Georgia traditionally mean that the cocktails end early...but not for this group. Guests were whisked to a Speakeasy where Elan Artists fashioned party-goers with wireless headsets in a room with three DJs. Equally as ...
ENGAGE!16 SEA ISLAND: Gala - Engage Summits

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ENGAGE!16 SEA ISLAND: Gala

After three days of impeccable inspiration, Engage ended on the highest note. From champagne and caviar during the cocktail party and the angelic Gospel choir singing from the lobby balconies, to the breathtaking decor in the Cloister ba...

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Indianapolis Colts Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Reception for Tony Dungy & Marvin Harrison

Canton, Ohio

We planned and designed this amazing event which was hosted by the Indianapolis Colts, to honor Coach Tony Dungy and Wide Receiver Marvin Harrison immediately following their induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A modern, team c...
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Asheville, NC Wedding - Kelley Event + Design

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Asheville, NC Wedding

Asheville, North Carolina

Wedding held at Claxton Farm.
Magical 50th & 60th Milestone Birthday - EVOKE

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Magical 50th & 60th Milestone Birthday

Washington, District of Columbia

Upon arrival, guests were whisked away into a desert oasis. This oasis featured stone archways, textured lighting to create the feeling as if you were in the Negev desert and our focal point, the waterfall bar. Flowing from cocktails in ...
14 Rustic Weddings We Love

Article

14 Rustic Weddings We Love
Whether it be in Wine Country or South Carolina, rustic weddings have been a trend amongst many couples. This type of wedding can vary from chic to boho, and there is a style for everyone. Let these rustic weddings influence you as you a...
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Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Celebration - A Southern Soiree

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Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Celebration

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Jay Gatsby would have been proud of the fabulous party thrown in honor of our amazing client’s 50th birthday celebration this fall. It was a night of jazz, flappers, sequins and gin and it made for the perfect Gatsby soiree at Graylyn E...