Instrumental Songs for your Ceremony

Are you trying to find the perfect instrumental version of your favorite pop song? Look no further! Take a look at these ideas brought to you by Inside Weddings: “I’m Yours” “All My Life” “These Words (I Love You, I Love You” “Love Song” “Everything” “If I Ain’t Got You” “Sweet Child O’ Mine” “All You Need Is Love” “The Only …

INSTRUMENTAL SONGS FOR YOUR CEREMONY

Instrumental songs are always great for weddings. We get asked all the time by our couples for Indian instrumental songs so guests enjoy the sound, but don’t need to understand the lyrics. This is especially great for cross-cultural weddings. We have listed our favorite Indian instrumental songs that will be the perfect fit for your ceremony. Romantic Bollywood Songs Tum Hi …

What to Pack for your Honeymoon

Whether you’re traveling  to a tropical paradise or staying in a city close to home, here are some stellar honeymoon goodies essential to every getaway of love! Festive Clutch Beachy Hat Versatile Playsuit Maxi Dresses Comfortable Bathing Suits   Date Night Attire Cover-Ups Chic Sunglasses  

Unique Venues in NYC

So you’ve decided to tie the knot in the big apple! You want to keep it timeless but also want to choose somewhere incredibly unique and out-of-the box. When our clients want something extraordinary, we have an overwhelming amount of ideas that come to mind. Here are some out-of-the-box locations we absolutely love. Central Park’s Conservatory Garden Brooklyn Botanical Garden …

Venue Spotlight: Amanyara Turks & Caicos

Amanyara Turks & Caicos… Luxury at its finest! You have decided to take a once-in-a-lifetime trip to paradise… the beautiful and exclusive Turks & Caicos. Now with the destination down, you must decide on what lucky venue should host your stay. The exclusive, private, and sumptuous Amanyara takes the cake for our favorite Turks and Caicos destination. “Set between a …

New Trend Alert: Hanging Floral Chandelier

No matter where you decide to tie the knot, a grand and opulent floral chandelier should make an appearance! This intricate piece of art is sumptuously beautiful and truly a statement piece. Consider a few of our favorite floral chandeliers below for some inspiration!

Designer Spotlight: Manish Malhotra

Hailed as the ultimate couturier, costume stylist, and pioneer in the Indian costume design space, Manish Malhotra has done it all. His work re-explores Indian textiles and redefines Indian fashion. Manish Malhotra’s portfolio includes voluminous gowns, sophisticated sherwanis, intricate lehengas, aged velvet bandhgalas, dinner jackets and more. His designs continuously strive to support the Indian heritage and re-innovate them with new and …

Designer Spotlight: Sabyasachi

Globally renowned for his glamorous designs and sumptuous take on traditionalism, Sabyasachi Mukherjee is the king of the South Asian wedding industry. From big and bold to simple and minimal, Sabyasachi’s pieces exude ultimate high-end luxury and the most exclusive touch of elegance. Here our a few of our fabulous brides looking dazzling and flawless in their Sabyasachi ensembles:

Vendor Spotlight: Salwa Photography

Because your wedding day is such a magical and overwhelming event, it is easy to lose sight of the details– even one as big as photography. Your photographer is there to capture the special moments of the most important day of your life, so remember to choose your photographer wisely. This week, we are highlighting one of our favorite photographers, …

Registering for your Honeymoon

More and more couples are opting out of registering their wedding with a typical retailer. Instead of registering the typical household items, more couples are choosing to register their honeymoon so their loved ones can contribute to their unforgettable trip of a lifetime. Consider a few of our favorite honeymoon registries below: Wandearble Tendr Traveler’s Joy Honeymoon Wishes Blueprint Registry …

Luxury Gift Registries for your Wedding

First comes love, then comes marriage. Well, let’s backtrack; we forgot the alluring and fabulous wedding registry! Your wedding registry is your opportunity to put together the ultimate wishlist for your new life as a married couple. Although creating your wedding registry is one of the highlights of your pre-wedding to-dos, the process of deciding where to do so can …

Top 5 Destinations for Destination Weddings 2019

South Asian Weddings exude a sense of exotic vibrancy, flair, and elegance. Because this occasion is so monumental in the South Asian culture, many opt or a full-fledged destination wedding, inviting their guests to jet-set with them to celebrate their love story. Here are our top 5 destinations for South Asian Weddings for 2019. Paris- The City of Lights is …

Best Rooftops in NYC

Envision sipping a well-deserved cocktail while taking in the bright lights of a New York City summer. With so many tasty refreshers and endless breathtaking views, rooftops in the city provide the perfect getaway that is not too far from home. What better way to spend a glorious summer night then at a New York City rooftop? Consider a few …

Ultimate Bachelorette Party Getaways

If the bright lights of Las Vegas isn’t your scene, you may want to explore some other options for your bachelorette getaway. If you’re searching for something unique, dazzling, and #SJSAPPROVED, you have come to the right place! Whether you are looking for some much needed R&R before you tie the knot or have an appetite for adventure, we have …

Best Venues That Accommodate 600+ Guests

Finding a venue is one of the first essential steps in planning a wedding. Not only do you want your venue to perfectly align with your vision and love story, but also be fitting for your guest size. For a more sizable guest list of 600+, here are a few of our favorite venues that can comfortably accommodate your dearest …

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 …