The Party Goddess!

Here are some fabulous photos from one of our summer outdoor parties… from a fab photographer Jen O’Sullivan.  

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More Tea Party Inspiration

A few weeks ago we gave some afternoon tea tips, we also wanted to share some wonderful inspirational images from the ‘Tea with E’ event hosted by Eddie Zaratsian, owner of celebrity florist Tic Toc Couture Florals. Eddie and friends hosted a Royal Tea Party at The Langham Huntington in Pasadena, California.   The decor boasted a vintage french province inspired theme that blended luxurious style with an inviting warm palette of colors, cozy furniture arrangements, and of course ridiculously gorgeous floral designs of Mokara, Vanda, and Cymbidium orchids with tropical leaves and spray roses. Want to see more images from this fabulous affair? See the images of the room and decor See the images from the photobooth and event

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Timeless Tips for Hosting Afternoon Tea

Whether it’s a special occasion or a simple gathering of good friends, who can resist an invitation to afternoon tea? A time-honored ritual, steeped in tradition and an air of elegance, people around the world have gathered for afternoon tea since the mid-nineteenth century. As the story goes, the Duchess of Bedford originally established the practice, within societal circles, of pairing the popular beverage with light fare to ward off hunger pangs in the hours between meals. Soon afterward, The Langham Hotel in London became the first establishment to serve afternoon tea to guests and continues to be known for its lavish tea settings to this day. When hosting your own afternoon tea, you may choose to make it a formal affair or a casual get-together.  As long as you […]

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Goddess of the Week – Antoinette Robinson!

Our Goddess of the Week is event planner Antoinette Robinson! This week, celebrity event planner Marley Majcher picked Antoinette Robinson as the featured Goddess of the Week! Our Goddess this week is a full service event planner who broke out of traditional employment to harness her dreams of entrepreneurship.  Antoinette shares some fantastic advice for fellow women business-owners and inspiration for those who haven’t quite taken the leap yet. Antoinette Robinson had some GREAT answers to her questions! My favorite is her answer to this one: #4 – Question: “Which tv character is your personality closest to?” And Antoinette Robinson’s Answer Is…: “Wendy Williams and Kimora Lee Simmons – couldn’t have chosen just one!” Who would your Goddess of the Week be? Be sure to tell us in the comments below! Can’t get […]

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Make Your Party Fabulous!

You don’t have to break the bank to impress guests at your next event.  Guests stay at a party if they feel comfortable, relaxed, and social.  The secret of a fabulous event is to spend your budget where it will most ple ase the people you’ve invited to attend.  So, for example, if you’ve chosen an outdoor venue and it’s sweltering outside, then a $10 fan may be a bigger hit than the newest trend in uplighting.   Keeping the guests’ experience in mind throughout your planning will ensure that your party ends up fabulous! ** Pick a Theme – Choosing a theme based on color, concept, or just what kind of atmosphere you want to achieve, will help give your party focus and provide inspiration for deciding on the rest […]

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Celebrity Event Planner’s Goddess of the Week – Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski!

Celebrity Event Planner Marley Majcher’s Featured Goddess of the Week – Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski! Our Goddess of the Week is Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski! She is the founder and CEO of The Right Blend. For over a decade, The Right Blend’s founder and CEO Clarisse F. Kostrzewski has been sharing her knowledge, experience, and passion about wine. She takes great satisfaction in seeing people experience that first spark, that instant when they discover a deeper connection with wine. “I love everything about what we do,” she says, “and my favorite part is seeing the moment when someone really ‘gets’ wine.” They say one glass of wine is good for you, but they never said how many times to fill it… Let’s be honest, there’s no better fruit salad than a glass of […]

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