Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays! From all of us here at SJS Events, we wish you and your families a safe and happy holiday season!

Wintry Signature Cocktails

With the holidays right around the corner, we are dreaming of some of our favorite signature cocktails for a winter wedding. Here are some of our team’s best-loved concoctions for your next event! Tequila Spiked Mexican Hot Chocolate White Chocolate Peppermint Martini Honeycrisp Apple Hot Buttered Rum Mistletoe Margarita The Campfire Cocktail

Burgundy Centerpieces

As fall approaches and the leaves start changing, we’ve become inspired to incorporate the natural beauty around us into our weddings as well. One of our favorite ways to do this is by using bold colors such as burgundy in our centerpieces. This rich red color is perfect for setting the tone of a luxurious and romantic wedding reception.

LUXE SANGEET FAVORS

For our South Asian brides, something we like to do is prepare gift bags for their guests after a Sangeet event. Here are some of our ideas for luxurious favors you can prepare that your guests are sure to love! Ganesh Lladró Purses/Clutches Lladró Candles Tuberose Candle Hand Embroidered Bangles

MOST EXCLUSIVE LUXURY PROPERTIES

Over the last 18+ years, we here at SJS Events have planned hundreds of weddings all over the world. After years of experience, here is a list of some of our favorite, most luxurious, properties to consider for your wedding. Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve Amanyara Four Seasons Resort Nevis Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como The St. Regis Bal Harbour

SJS Real Weddings – Sharon and Manraj

We are back at our virtual home offices from a fantastic wedding weekend. Sharon and Manraj were supposed to get married on the beautiful Amalfi coast, but due to the pandemic, we made quick changes to the wedding plans for the couple to tie the knot locally in Pennsylvania. We take pride in making dreams come true and we are …

FAVORITE EUROPEAN WEDDING DESTINATIONS

Destination weddings are often the perfect way to create a memorable experience for both you and your guests that would last a lifetime, what better than to plan a wedding in the romantic countryside of France or the beautiful seaside towns in Italy? Below is a list of beautiful venues and destinations in Europe that you definitely won’t forget. The Dolder …

FAVORITE WEDDING CAKE VENDORS

Wedding cakes are often seen as a cornerstone symbol of a wedding celebration. As such, it’s important for you to find a cake vendor that you trust to execute your dream vision. Here is a list of five incredibly talented vendors we love to work with, who can help make your wedding cake dreams come true. Ron Ben-Israel City Sweets & …

MOST PICTURESQUE ENGAGEMENT SHOOT LOCATIONS

For many brides, engagement photoshoots are the perfect way to immortalize their love and announce their celebrations. However, for truly spectacular photos, you’ll need an incredibly skilled photographer to work with. Hands down, one of our favorite photographers is Clane Gessel. For some inspiration for beautiful photoshoot locations, check out some of his stunning work below and on his website or Instagram. …

#SJSXLLGAspenShoot Behind the Scenes

What a whirlwind weekend it has been! We are finally back from Aspen, Colorado and missing the picturesque location already! We wanted to send a huge thank you to all the vendors on bringing our #SJSXLLGAspenShoot to fruition. And a special thank you to the W Aspen and the St. Regis Aspen Resort for their generous hospitality. We have been …

PHOTO WALL IDEAS

One of our favorite ways to entertain guests at a reception is to include a photo booth or photo wall for them to enjoy. From giant floral walls to geometric sculptures, here are a couple of our favorite inspirations for unique and stunning wedding backdrops that will surely get your guests excited.

ALTERNATIVES TO TRADITIONAL WEDDING CAKES

Although traditional cakes have long been the quintessential symbol of a wedding, we understand that cakes might not always be everyone’s favorite. From donut stacks, croquembouche towers, to single serve cakes and cupcakes, here are just a few examples of alternatives to a traditional cake that you can have at your wedding.