Fabulous Entertainment Companies

At the end of the night, you want your guests to be awestruck by the decor, infatuated with the food, and mesmerized by the entertainment. To really leave a lasting impression, you want your entertainment to be vividly unique and innovative. Consider a few of our favorite entertainment companies to make your occasion one for the books! SHIEN: Bespoke Entertainment …

Personal Touches to your Wedding

It’s all in the details. From the beautifully intricate invitations to the showstopper centerpieces, you have the opportunity to personalize each and every aspect of your wedding specific to your love story. After all, it is those personalized touches that will make your event one to remember. To add a little extra sparkle to your wedding day, consider a few …

Hunter Green Reception Ideas

When it comes to your wedding reception color palette, your options are endless. Many opt for a classic white, which is timeless and elegant. Others go for a more contemporary route: blush and gold, which is a color combo that is effortlessly romantic and refined. However, many seem to overlook a gorgeous hue that exudes sophistication and class: a deep …

Looking back on our May Weddings

What’s more perfect than a May wedding? This month, SJS Events flew, planned and marvelously executed four fabulous weddings. From over-the-top and grand to subtly romantic and timeless, we did it all. Our May weddings really set the bar, making everything from the intricately decorated mandaps to the extravagant and lavish centerpieces something still being raved about. We cannot help …

SJS Events takes over Istanbul, Turkey for ICWF

Just this past week, SJS Events took over Istanbul, Turkey and attended the International Convention of the Wedding Fraternity at the grand and beautiful Ciragan Palace Kempinski. We were not only invited to speak on a global platform alongside other pioneers in the industry, but also had the opportunity to learn about the growing trends of the wedding world from …

Our Favorite Updo Hairstyles for Brides

Within the bridal world, more and more brides have been leaning towards an elegant updo for their momentous occasion. Not only are updo hairstyles sophisticated and chic, but also incredibly practical. Whether you prefer to look effortlessly romantic or classic and glamorous, there is a perfect updo for you. Here are some of our favorite bridal updo hairstyles: Voluminous Crown …

Cocktails & Conversations on the Atlantica Yacht

What’s more fabulous than an evening soiree to sip and savor on a private yacht with creative minds sailing the Hudson? This past week, SJS Events hosted our 6th Cocktails and Conversations on the Atlantica. It was so heartwarming to see all of our favorite behind-the-scenes innovators connect and converse. Thank you so much to Lightyear Studio for capturing these …

ICWF Conference

This week, SJS events is jet setting across the globe to the historic city of Istanbul, Turkey. I am so honored to be invited to speak at the International Convention of the Wedding Fraternity Conference alongside other remarkable minds of the industry. Leading the panel discussion, “Destinations & Lifestyle: Where to Go – What to Look For?”, I cannot wait …

SJS Real Weddings – Nayha and Zubin

Nayha and Zubin’s wedding extravaganza this past Memorial Weekend was a momentous occasion that left everyone in complete awe and admiration. The dream team from NYC flew all the way down to Memphis, TN: Atlas Floral Decorators for all the florals and rentals, DJ Raj Entertainment for all sound and lighting, and Bridalgal for hair and makeup. Our gorgeous couple …

SJS REAL WEDDINGS – NIKITA AND SAMEER

What an exciting and magical weekend the past few days have been! Not only was it the Royal Wedding, but we had our own Indian Royal Wedding at The Pierre Hotel and The Plaza Hotel. Our lovely couple, Nikita and Sameer, kicked off their celebrations with a colorful Sangeet at the Pierre Hotel: with vibrant florals and luxuriously draped fabric, …

Tarun Tahiliani

Happy Friday! We had the pleasure of meeting with the one and only Tarun Tahiliani this past weekend where he showcased his latest design creations. We are obsessed with his intricate details and his talent for combining traditional and modern designs. Here are some of our favorite pieces:

SJS Real Weddings – Misha and Jiten

We are back in the office from another fantastic wedding weekend. The SJS Team was in sunny Orlanda, FL for an 900+ guest wedding over the course of 3 days. From the festive pre-wedding events to an elephant for the baraat, Misha and Jiten’s wedding celebrations were nothing short of being over-the-top. We share with you their same day edit …

SJS Real Weddings – Rupali and James

Rupali and Jame’s wedding weekend in Atlanta was a three-day extravaganza that no one will forget. It all started with a colorful night of dancing and performances at the Garba Event at the Atlanta History Center. Then the couple tied the knot (twice!) at their Christian Ceremony in the beautiful floral fields of the Atlanta Botanical Garden and at the iconic …

THE LATEST IN WEDDING RECEPTION ENTERTAINMENT

There are a few touches you can add to your wedding program to keep your family and friends completely amazed, entertainment happens to be a great way to go about this.  Of course having an awesome DJ is a plus, please keep in mind, not all guests will be dancing the night away! Here are a few great ways to …

LUXURY OUTDOOR WEDDING CEREMONY INSPIRATION

You have just gotten engaged and can finally begin planning the wedding you have always dreamed of… but where do you begin? We have put together luxury outdoor wedding ceremony ideas to give you all the inspiration needed to ensure your big day is nothing but memorable. When your guests arrive they will surely be wowed as these dramatic wedding …

Italy Wedding Venues for 300+ Guests

Italy is one of the most sought out premiere luxury wedding destinations in the world. It boasts amazing panoramic views, the finest cuisine, beautiful weather and some the most exquisite wedding venues ever seen. In the fabulous country of Italy, you will find historical villas with stunning sea views, scenic ceremony backdrops, as well as traditional and modern distinctive Italian settings. …

Bridesmaids Purses as Gifts

It is the thought that counts. From a completely customized bridesmaid’s robe to a hair and makeup glam team, brides provide the full pampering experience to their beloved best friends on their special day. For that extra showering of love, consider gifting your bridal party best friends a beautiful token of the day: none other than a fabulous purse. We …

Bridal Fashion Week 2018

Spring has sprung, which can only mean one thing— Bridal Fashion Week. From Vera Wang’s exquisite collection of vibrant and inspiring gowns to Monique Lhuillier’s array of intricate lace showstoppers, the styles of this year’s fashion week will leave you and your bridesmaid ensemble in absolute awe. Fresh off the runway, these gowns are exquisite, grand, and breathtaking. Scroll through …

LONG ISLAND VENUES WE LOVE

Your upcoming nuptials deserve a venue that is equally opulent. Long Island is the perfect place to plan your extraordinary day. It is located just outside of New York City and boasts many beach, winery, hotel, banquet hall or Gold Coast mansion options. Long Island will offer your guests sophistication and tranquility which will leave a lasting impression.  Oheka Castle …

Destination Wedding Planners Congress Mexico

Destination Wedding Planners Congress hosted an exclusive conference in sunny Los Cabos, Mexico from April 10th-13th. This conference was specifically curated for the world’s Top Wedding Planners. The wedding world’s elite held the spotlight to discuss all things currently trending in the world of weddings. Sonal J. Shah had the incredible opportunity of speaking to over 600 attendees about the key things …

Gorgeous Wedding Hairstyles

You have the dress fitted, the shoes selected, and the accessories dazzled to delight. The final step is deciding what you want your “I do” hairstyle to be. From high volume updos to beautifully cascading curls, the hairstyle you decide to rock must check a list of criterion before it makes it down the aisle. It not only has to …

Bridesmaid Robes We Love

No bridesmaid’s pre-wedding checklist is complete without a gorgeous “getting ready” ensemble topped with jaw dropping bridesmaid robes. Coordinating bridesmaid robes will ensure your best friends that they too are a vital piece of your special day. Plus, it’s a must-have for those precious “getting ready” candids. Your bridesmaids will cherish these robes for a lifetime and always look back …

Best Nail Colors For Your Wedding Day

Attention to detail on your wedding day is everything, therefore your nails deserve the same kind of love. We have put together the top nail colors of 2018 to make sure your nails give the same pop of beauty on your special day that you do! From beautiful sheer shades of nude to blush, your nails will be the least …