Restaurants for Baby Showers

When it comes to planning your baby shower, choosing the right venue is crucial. What’s more perfect than a cozy restaurant for this joyous occasion? Restaurants, like the ones we have chosen below, are perfect for an intimate gathering of close family and friends to celebrate the new mom-to-be. Little Park River Park Palm Court at the Plaza Hotel Perry …

Fruits and Vegetables as Place Card Holders

Step out of the box with these cool ideas to use fruits and vegetables as your place card holders. They provide an organic and delightful element to your wedding, creating the perfect balance of whimsical and sweet. You can chose apples for a fall wedding or raspberries for a summer wedding. There are so many fun options.  Look below for …

How to Have an Elephant Themed Wedding

If you love elephants as much as we do, you will love these ideas on how to have elephants make an appearance at your wedding. Whether elephants play a role in your religion or culture, or you just find them beautiful, there are many ways to incorporate them into your wedding theme. Check out these ideas below for everything elephants …

Bookshelves Used for Backdrops

Whether books play a role in your own love story, or you are just looking for a unique conversation starter, adding a bookshelf backdrop to your wedding can be fun and elegant. We love the way a bookshelf can be adorned with beautiful florals and lit up to create a stylized backdrop. Place a fancy love seat in front or …

How to Incorporate Halloween into Your Wedding

Everyone knows that October is synonymous with Halloween. We found some of our favorite pics of “October-Halloween” Weddings. Black and white, orange and gold, or a combo of all, we love how these photos show what can be done for October weddings. Orange and black can be very elegant and classy and that is what these photos show. Happy Halloween everyone!

Designer Spotlight: Vera Wang

Welcome back to another edition of Designer Spotlight! This week, we are showcasing some vividly colorful gowns by the world-famous celebrity designer, Vera Wang! The ultimate pro when it comes to wedding dresses, Vera Wang has created elegant masterpieces for celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Mariah Carey, as well as this past weekend’s bride, Doorba! These dresses are perfect for …

SJS Real Weddings: Doorba and Alok

Glitz, glamour, and full on extravaganza! Doorba and Alok’s elegant wedding was held this past weekend at the timeless Oheka Castle! While the weather might have been a bit dreary, nothing could have stopped the wonderful couple in celebrating this special day. The Wedding Ceremony took place in the Grand Ballroom, with thousands of petals and colorful blooms that left …

Designer Spotlight: Naeem Khan

Celebrities cannot seem to stop raving about designer Naeem Khan! He creates lavish dresses for both chic casual and bridal wear and is an absolute favorite here at SJS Events. Having designed dresses for everyone from Taylor Swift to the First Lady,Michelle Obama, Naeem Khan is a designer you will probably find on almost any red carpet! Here are some …

Stunning Lantern Centerpieces

An extraordinary wedding calls for an extraordinary centerpiece! While traditional centerpieces tend to be tall and opulent, these rustic lantern centerpieces provide a unique change and are perfect for outdoor weddings!Here are some of our favorites:

BEST OF THE BEST RESORTS IN THE CARIBBEAN

The Caribbean is has always been one of the top locations for destination weddings and  honeymoon getaways.  With the glittering white sandy beaches, never ending sunshine, lush and tranquil scenery it makes for an ideal setting for any blushing bride and groom. Here are our top 4 favorite picks: Grand Cayman Island – Ritz Carlton http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/GrandCayman/Default.htm   Grand Cayman – Marriott http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/gcmgc-grand-cayman-marriott-beach-resort/   …

UNIQUE IDEAS FOR WINE AND CHAMPAGNE BOTTLES

Are you looking for ideas on how to use wine and champagne bottles on your wedding day?  Here are some clever and unique ways to customize these bottles which we love: Instead of using a book for guests to sign, try using empty wine bottles.   These are a great personalized wedding take away option for guests to remember your big day. Chalk board center pieces to use on …

Questions to ask your transportation company

Booking transportation for your guests can sometimes be more of a necessity than a convenience, especially if you decide to hold your ceremony and reception in two separate venues on the same day. Rather than relying on attendees to provide their own transportation, which can get messy and confusing, take away the hassle by booking large buses or coaches to …

Our Favorite Online Websites: Save the Date cards

Nowadays, many couples choose not to send Save the Date cards, instead turning to the Internet and social media to share the news of their engagement. As planners, we can certainly understand the need to stay within budget, but believe that Save the Dates can be an equally important part of the wedding process. After all, these are the cards …

Top Indian Bridal Designers

Finding the perfect wedding dress can be difficult no matter what type of event you are planning. South Asian wedding outfits can consist of anything from the traditional saree to modern, sleek Indian clothing, to heavily embellished dresses. While both comfort and style is key, each individual designer brings a twist to the generic bridal outfit, be it through the …

Moroccan Themed Décor

Want your guests to experience a destination wedding without having to leave the country? Moroccan themed décor may just be your answer. Glowing lights, bazaar-inspired details and infused pops of color will transport your guests to North Africa as soon as they enter. To really heighten all of the senses you can even go so far as to adapt your …