Attire

New York Bridal Week – Fall 2018’s best wedding dresses

Another New York Bridal Week has just ended, and it was a great one this year! My top choices from Fall 2018 Collections: Elie Saab This was my favorite one thanks to the detailed arabesque motifs, 3D flowers, and hooded capes   Inbal Dror Dreamy and sexy pieces with lots of beading and embroidery  … Continue reading New York Bridal Week – Fall 2018’s best wedding dresses

Attire · Trends

Renting a tuxedo or suit? Match it to your color palette

Color always dominates the wedding planning world. Many couples create their own vision based on their favorite colors, and I love helping them choose the most appropriate combinations based on their style, theme, or the location they selected. I’m lucky to work not only with brides but also with style-conscious grooms on their celebrations. This… Continue reading Renting a tuxedo or suit? Match it to your color palette

Real Events · Uncategorized

A Casino-Themed Surprise Birthday Party

Themed parties are a lot of fun because you can let your creativity run wild with unique ides and personalized touches. This Casino-themed birthday party was definitely fun to design, and it was a surprise, too! Geraldine with Dolldine Designs created a fun invitation resembling a playing card in the event colors (red, black and… Continue reading A Casino-Themed Surprise Birthday Party

Upcoming Events

You Are Invited: Gala In The Garden 2017

I’m very excited and honored to be part of the upcoming Gala In The GardenΒ happening on September 9 at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas. I’ve been serving on the board of the Gala Committee as the Operations Chair since 2008 and I absolutely love it. Being an event planner, I’m the one putting… Continue reading You Are Invited: Gala In The Garden 2017

Wedding Planning

4 Tips and a timeline to book your wedding vendors

Planning a wedding can be an overwhelming task with endless decisions. Many of my wedding clients always feel a lot of pressure when it comes to selecting their most appropriate vendors. The industry is very competitive and filled with lots of great professionals but, also with amateurs who decide to venture into the wedding world… Continue reading 4 Tips and a timeline to book your wedding vendors

Bakery · Candy & Dessert Tables · Real Weddings

The Sweet Table Boutique: Roaring Twenties Dessert Table

One of the reasons why I decided to expand La Dolce Idea’s services to dessert table styling a few years ago was because I LOVE sweets. Not only for the heavenly taste (even though I stay away from sugar as much as I can) but also for the infinite possibilities when it comes to the… Continue reading The Sweet Table Boutique: Roaring Twenties Dessert Table