A Fabulous Brunch Wedding

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Last January, we hosted one of the most colorful weddings with an awesome & fun family!   Helen and Lawson had a gorgeous brunch wedding reception with us and 400 of their closest friends and family and they couldn’t have asked for more perfect weather!   Of course the day was executed flawlessly with lead planner, Hannah Kohler of DFW Events at the helm.   The Garden Gate outdid themselves with bright colors, contemporary design and a myriad of blooms in every corner of the hall!   Balloon City decked out this fun clear tent from Sandone and the side tent even had a face painter for the kids, but then our free-spirited bride got her face painted too!   Perez Photography outdid themselves with the fabulous images and one of our favorites is of the tasty Panini Cakes!

Decking The Hall For The Holidays

It’s most wonderful, and busiest, time of the year!

IT’S HOLIDAY SEASON!

While we couldn’t possibly post pictures from every single fabulous event we’ve hosted this season, we’ve picked one of our favorites to share!

Of COURSE, it’s beautiful and breathtaking and ethereal and beautiful because it was designed by TODD Events. Always a pleasure!

[Photography by Perez Photography]

Haunting of Arlington Hall

One of our favorite parts about being in the events industry is the creativity that walks through our doors. We have the honor of working with designers and coordinators who are the creme de la creme of their field and they continue to blow us away with how they can transform our space.

This year, we had the privilege of working with Tom Addis of Tom Addis Productions on an extravagant, over-the-top, beautiful, amazing Halloween party. Tom and his team took two days to turn our southern space into a haunted home. Check it out below!

 

[Thank you to John Cain Photography, BBJ Linens, and The Garden Gate]

Our Top 5 Favorite Designers From New York Bridal Fashion Week . 2014

It’s that glorious time of the year when all of the established, esteemed and emerging designers reveal the newest, most cutting-edge trends in bridal couture.

We took on the nearly impossible task of whittling down to our top five favorite designers from this year’s Fashion Week.

5. Reem Acra

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4. Austin Scarlett

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3. Claire Pettibone

 

 

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>>See more from Bridal Fashion Week!

2. Inbal Dror

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1. Galia Lahav

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Charlotte + Mark

Congratulations to Charlotte and Mark!

This couple holds a special place in our hearts. They were two weeks (TWO WEEKS!) away from their beautiful beach wedding when hurricane Simon ripped through Mexico’s coast, rendering their venue without power. Since all of their vendors were based in Mexico, the couple had to move quickly and plan an entirely new wedding in TWO WEEKS (in case you missed it the first time).

We were thrilled to see Charlotte’s shinning face come through our doors. She calmly explained her situation and we were more than happy to help her pull off the nearly impossible.

Thankfully, we have some friends in the biz we could call on to help out and we pulled off a great wedding!

[Photography by Sara & Rocky Photography]

Congratulations, again, to Charlotte + Mark.
We wish you both all the love and happiness in the world!

Champagne + Chandeliers 2014

First of all, thank you to everyone who attended our annual open house. We certainly hope you had as much fun as we did!  Check it out below!

[Photography by John Cain Photography]

We also want to give a big thank you to our vendors who, with out fail, always bring their A-game:

Absolute Entertainment and Lighting
BBJ Linen
Bella Flora
Beyond Lite Sound Video
boothBOOTH
Bows & Arrows
Branching Out Floral & Event Design
Caroline Events
Crystal Frasier Weddings
Dallas Affaires Cake Company
Dallas Gigs
DFW Events
Ducky Bob’s Event Rentals
F8 Studio
Fancy Cakes by Lauren
Frosted Art Bakery
The Garden Gate
Gloss Luxury Event Rentals
Hakim Sons Films
Jackson Durham
John Cain Photography
Josephy Mark Photography
Jordan Payne Events
Kay Watson Weddings
LeForce Entertainment
Love Notes Weddings
My Fabulous Faces
Perez Photography
Pyrotex Fireworks
Quest Drape
Sandone Tents
Sonia Trevino
Suite 206
Summer Films
Thisbe Grace Photography
TODD Events
The Wildflower

 We can’t WAIT for next year!