Lighting is always the biggest bang for your buck.

The most memorable events are not necessarily the most expensive ones. Lighting is always the biggest bang for your buck. Most ballrooms are a neutral palette and as well as colored linens, lighting is another amazing way to create warmth. Any space can come to life with a splash of color on the walls! Another […]

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Start your budget first and determine what is most important to you.

Start your budget first and determine what is most important to you. Then determine what you feel makes an event elegant, as it’s such a relative concept. For some, a clean white linen table with simple votives might be enough – for others, elegance lies in hints of gold. Once you determine what that means […]

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Ask venues about their Friday, Sunday + weekday availability.

Quite frequently, our couples ask us for wedding venues in San Diego that won’t break the bank. They are searching for places that are affordable, unique, and just plain awesome. We all know the search for the perfect venue can be overwhelming. TIP: Ask venues about their Friday, Sunday + weekday availability. Many offer reduced […]

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Anytime something is personalized, it makes a guest feel special.

Anytime something is personalized, it makes a guest feel special. It is a thoughtful touch and it shows your guests you made an effort. If you are on a tight budget, I would focus on only one moment or item. For example, having your seat assignments hand calligraphed with your guests’ first & last name […]

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Lighting is your biggest bang for your buck.

Lighting is your biggest bang for your buck. A few uplights can turn any social hall or ballroom space from a blank room to a PARTY! It’s like paint, it will instantly transform your room. I like to have multiple centerpieces in the room as well. Some with height, some lower, some more expensive than […]

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