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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Tips for a Dazzling July 4th Celebration

During this Independence Day, the sky doesn’t have to be the only thing getting “oohs” and “ahhs”. Your 4th of July celebration can have your guests saluting your patriotism and your savvy party planning skills with these fresh ideas. 1)Put a new “Twist” on it a Celebrate with a 50’s theme. Decorate your tables with checkered tablecloths, Coca-Cola bottles, vinyl records, and the resurrected spirit of The Fonz. Have everyone dress in 50’s attire and participate in a dance contest for the ages. 2) Let your menu fly the colors Feast on patriotic-themed food, like American flag-shaped pizzas, star-shaped corn bread, blueberries and strawberries in cream, blue corn chips with salsa and sour cream, etc. 3) Serve up a cold one A 4th of July celebration isn’t complete until you’ve […]

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Invite a Little “Something Wild” to Your Wedding

Have you considered adding a little something wild to your wedding day?  And, no, I’m not talking about your hyperactive nieces and nephews or your eccentric cousin’s latest hairstyle. Some bold and creative couples actually bring wildlife to the party.  I’m talking camel rides, monkeys dancing down the aisle, and elephants marching through the streets of Beverly Hills. It’s been done, and it’s not as uncommon as you might think.   Kicking up your special day with the totally unexpected can be a big hit if executed well. I once incorporated real live penguins into a “winter wonderland” wedding theme for my clients.  Imagine everyone’s  delight when the little tuxedoed guests greeted them at the reception. Pure joy. Okay, okay. I know what you might be thinking. “Marley, that sounds fun and all, […]

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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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