THE DOMINICK HOTEL

We wanted to put the spotlight on a new favorite hotel to add to our list: The Dominick Hotel. This swanky hotel in Soho with unparalleled views of the iconic Manhattan skyline and panoramas of the Hudson River can be the location for your next event!

Fairytale Castle Weddings

All weddings are fairytales and what better than the ultimate fairytale wedding at a magical castle. Here are some of our favorite wedding decor inspiration to make you feel like royalty on your special day at a venue that exudes opulence and elegance.   

Manhatta Restaurant

Located on the 60th floor of the 28 Liberty Building, Manhatta offers sky-high views of the iconic city skyline with delicious cocktails and seasonal food. This is the perfect place for a romantic evening out, a birthday dinner, or an engagement party. They have an private intimate dining space for smaller groups of 40 seated or 50 standing and a …

The Best 10 Resorts in the Caribbean

On this cold January day, we think of our favorite sunny resorts in the Caribbeans. Here is a list of our 10 best resorts: Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico The Ritz-Carlton San Juan Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve …

SPARKLY DRESSES FOR NYE

We cannot believe 2019 is coming to an end. Here are some of our favorite sparkly ensembles to ring in the New Year with full on glitz and glam! Skylar Sequin Dress Alice + Olivia Brenna Sequined Tulle Mini Dress Rachel Gilbert Dixie Hand Embellished Feather-Hem Cocktail Dress Jenny Packham Sleeveless Sequin Tea Length Dress

Different Types of Invitations

There are many beautiful, creative ways to make your wedding invitations. We want to share some of our favorite types and what makes them unique. Letterpress – It’s a direct impression of an ink, raised surface to paper. It gives your invitations an embossed effect, but is cost-effective. Foiled – These invitations have a luxurious look that won’t cost you a lot …

Charitable Wedding Favors

In honor of #GivingTuesday, we wanted to suggest this. If you’re passionate about a certain nonprofit or charitable foundation, ask guests to send a donation instead of sending you a wedding gift. Or you can make a donation in honor of your guests in lieu of favors. It is the most thoughtful way to say thank you for coming and …

HAPPY THANKSGIVING

From all of us at SJS Events, we wish you and your families a very Happy Thanksgiving!

RED THEMED RECEPTION DECOR

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we really love how red fits into the perfect Thanksgiving theme. We love how this vibrant color boldy accents the room. Check out some of our favorite red themed wedding decor.

TOP 5 REASONS TO GET MARRIED IN ITALY

One of our favorite location for destination weddings is beautiful Italy. There are many, many reasons why we think you should get married here, but here are our top 5: The venues are beyond unique There are so many picturesque locations Only minimal decor is required All the “P’s” that we love so much: Pasta, Pizza, Prosciutto, Pan, Prosecco, and …

NEBE’S #MeettheBest2019

This past week we attended the NEBE Conference in beautiful Florence, Italy. We met with many amazing wedding vendors and venues that have opened up our eyes to a new world. We can’t wait to start planning more luxury weddings in one of our favorite places – Italy! Check out our photos from our exquisite trip.   

THE KNOT GALA 2019

Every year we look forward to the month of October for the annual Knot Gala at the New York Public Library. It was an unforgettable evening where everyone truly did “shine bright like a diamond”! Here are a few photos to relive the event!

AMANERA

The Aman properties are the epitome of ultimate luxury when it comes to resorts. Each resort is meticulously designed to deliver transformative experiences and awe-inspiring locations around the world. The Amanera in the Dominican Republic is by far one of our favorites from the resort collection. The beautiful resort boasts the best of both worlds: the lush mountain backdrop and …

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO PLANNING THE PERFECT SOUTH ASIAN WEDDING

Wedding planning can feel a bit overwhelming without a wedding planner. It takes a lot of time and work, but it is possible to plan your dream wedding. Check out our book, The Complete Guide to Planning the Perfect South Asian Wedding, where you can learn the essentials of wedding planning and making the right decisions on your venue, vendors, …

ORANGE THEMED RECEPTION DECOR

In the spirit of Halloween, here are some of our favorite centerpieces in bold orange. This color palette is perfect for an autumnal wedding, best paired with a mug of warm spiced apple cider!