Halloween All Grown Up

Hosting a fabulous Halloween Celebrations doesn’t have to look like it’s for the kiddies. Here’s some super chic and easy halloween decor ideas, that are all grown up. Enjoy. XO, Trish Drake Advertisements

TRENDS: Boutonniere Pocket Squares

I had the pleasure of attending Wedding MBA this past week in the fabulous Las Vegas, NV. In another post I will post highlights of my trip. However, for now I couldn’t get over one of the wedding trends for 2017 “Boutonniere Pocket Squares” that I had to share this funny story which apparently is…

Jill Scott Weds

The lovely Jilly from Philly got married last weekend in a surprise to the world wedding to Mike Dobson. Congrats to Jill & Mike.

:::Monday Motivation::: Organization

#MondayMotivation – Organization is key!! You will lose your mind otherwise. Always keep a three ring binder when discussing your wedding plans, and keep all your wedding contracts, ideas, estimates, photos and everything else wedding related in this binder. -Trish Drake #celebritystyleevents #weddingplanning #guestlist

:::Monday Motivation::: Booking Blocks of Rooms

#MondayMotivation Booking Blocks of Rooms – Once you have selected a wedding date, and that dreadful guest list is out the way. Go ahead and book a block of rooms. Make sure this location is no more than 10-15 driving minutes from your wedding location. –another tip: Some hotels have hospitality suites, and sometimes they…

:::Monday Motivation:::

#MondayMotivation Guest list, guest list, guest list!!! You literally need to account for everyone that will be sitting in a seat at your wedding, and this includes children. A guest list is the most important element of your wedding. Yes, more important than the dress!! How will you know how many guests your going to…

Dinner with Divas is coming to Buffalo, NY….

If you have been following our Dinner with Divas series, then you know about this fabulous evening of networking over dinner. We select a location, gather some fabulous vendors, empowering speakers, and good food and you got Dinner with Divas. In our second year, we are excited to bring our successful networking series to Buffalo,…

CELEBRATION FILES::::..Kate Spade Inspired Celebration

In July, we were honored to celebrate the the graduation of Erin!!! With her love of stripes, rubber duckies, and polka dots we thought it would be fabulous to create a Kate Spade Inspired Celebration. So many custom elements were complimented in this design, we were absolutely ohhh & ahhh’ing  over.

:::DINNER WITH DIVAS::: Passion, Purpose, & Priorties!!!

Janauary marked the two year anniversary of Dinner with Divas, or DWD for short. With the new year here we decided to give the divas an amazing start to the year with our Passion, Purpose, & Priorities series. This event we had three amazing speakers; Sandra Moody of Dehan Enterprises, Mary B. of Dames Bond,…

Fashion Friday…. Do I Dare??

Another week of Fashion Friday… I hope your week was productive, and on to a fabulous weekend!! There is nothing like a night out with your girlfriends, and I loved this look!!! Blazer: B Ivry Couture Chain: Mine Body & Sole Boutique Belt: Farragamo Jeans: Old Navy Tank: H&M       What were you…

::::WEDDING CHAT:::: Rehearshal Dinner Etiquette

Hey Dolls, & Dudes!!! So, who do you invite to the Rehearsal Dinner? Traditionally, the grooms family hosts the dinner that is for the wedding party, and out of town guests. You want to invite out of town to the before the nupitals celebration hence they traveled long and far to celebrate your wedding day….