Happy New Year from SJS!

Happy New Year! As one year ends and another begins, we cannot be more thankful to our lovely couples and their families for all the memories. We also want to give a special thanks to our extraordinary vendors who make us look so fabulous. Here are some of our favorite photos and videos. Thank you 2017, it was a phenomenal …

Menu Cards

More and more of our couples are opting to do menu cards for their Reception. Not only does it add to the overall design, but guests are always curious about the menu and this is a great way to peak their taste buds! Here is one of our current favorites, designed by none other than Ceci New York. The laser …

Large Wedding Venues in the Tri-State Area

Finding a venue that can accommodate everyone you are hoping to share your special day with is not an easy task. Luckily, we have found some of the most beautiful venues in the Tri-State area without having to cut your guest list. Look below to check out these venues that can hold 500 guests or more: Cipriani Wall St.- New …

Radiant Red in Time for Valentine’s Day

We can’t think of anything more romantic than a wedding during Valentine’s Day! If you are getting married on or near February 14, add some touches of radiant red to pull in the Valentine’s Day Mood. See below for some beautiful inspiration.

Fun Favors

Between picking out the perfect wedding dress to finding the perfect hue for your Reception, favors often get forgotten. But they leave a bigger impact than you think! They are the parting gifts for your guests and a little special something to remember your fabulous wedding day. Here are some of our favorites:

A Donation to Charity Instead of a Return Favor

Planning what to give as a favor for your wedding can seem like a last minute thought, and many times, the favors do not truly capture the couples’ identity. A great way to give thanks to your guests, in a more personal way, is by donating to a charity of your choice. You can send the donation on behalf of …

Best Honeymoon Cruises

A honeymoon has to be just as special as your wedding day! What could possibly be more fun and exciting than a cruise honeymoon? You can see some of the most picturesque views as you sail. Check out some of the best honeymoon cruise lines for the year. Celebrity Cruises Regent Seven Seas Cruises The Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection Crystal …

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 …

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 …