Wedding Design: A Multicultural Fusion of Love

A modern day fusion of cultures while showcasing design perfection. Thrilled to share this wedding! – David Merrell. When Niki and Erik approached wedding planner Kerrie Underhill (Platinum Weddings by Kerrie) they initially had some pretty distinct ideas about the color palette for their wedding. Their choice of coral and gray with shades of white mixed in […]

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Magnificent Table Design: LUXE Launch 2016

“Luxe Linen is not only a leader in providing one of a kind event linens, they also provide exceptional service every time I have the pleasure of interacting with them. Each year, their launch becomes bigger and more sought after with table designs to keep us inspired throughout the year. Here is a complete list […]

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The New Children's Museum

The New Children’s Museum – San Diego

An exciting space, perfect for the creative eye. Looking forward to seeing the events that will be curated at this space! -David Merrell The New Children’s Museum in San Diego is 50,000 square feet of creative and ever-changing and urban space perfect for corporate meetings, weddings and other special eventsof up to 1,000 guests. Or, […]

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Before and After: A LUXE Transformation

While special events are always exciting, the pressure to be creative and inspiring can be a bit challenging at times. Transformations like these show that the inspiration flows in so many ways. – David Merrell. When approaching this raw space our imaginations immediately took off. Our LUXE Creative space transformations take months of planning, hundreds of […]

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Rethinking Trendy Event Design for 2016

Even though I speak on trends quite often, it’s always great to hear the perspective of other event professionals who can tell us which trends to stay away from! I am thrilled to share this perspective from AFR Event Furnishing‘s Kate Bartlett. – David Merrell The second quarter is upon us, and we are already loving […]

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The LINE Hotel – Los Angeles

The LINE is a Los Angeles hotel with one-of-a-kind indoor and outdoor event spaces, an outdoor pool, three restaurants, two bars, a speakeasy and floor-to-ceiling views from every guestroom. Located in Koreatown, the historic building underwent a complete restoration before opening its doors in 2015. The venue is half-mile away from LA’s iconic art deco theater The […]

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Shedding Light on the Game of Thrones Premiere

“The public obsession with Game of Thrones has become somewhat of a phenomenon within the past few years. I think Billy Butchkavitz and the entire design team did an extraordinary job capturing the energy and essence of the show, turning the premiere into an authentic and memorable experience for the cast and crew. I could not […]

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Before and After: Modern Day Love Letter

“This transformation is truly exquisite. At first I could not believe that the raw space with windows is the same space depicting the finished product. I think the only recognizable item in images from this event is the patterned concrete floor that looks like hardwood, the way that it is lit. Read more about this niche, one of […]

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Design Flexibility with Stereobot

“Every event designer looks forward to that client with an unlimited budget. When a client comes to me with an unlimited budget and says ‘make it happen,’ this is the type of technology I like to bring to them and say ‘see we made it happen.’ The structures that Stereobot are capable of, which can […]

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King Dahl

An Industry Snapshot with King Dahl

Prominent event professional King Dahl was recently inducted into the 2016 Event Solutions Hall of Fame. Stemming from his passion for art, environmental aesthetics and music, King embarked on a flourishing career in event production, design and public speaking. Inspired by free-thinking visionaries, since 1982 he has produced event environments throughout the world for numerous celebrities, dozens of Fortune 500 clients and many […]

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Miami Events

Miami Events: Tropical Paradise Meets Urban Lifestyle

Miami/South Florida is a worldwide gateway for visitors and locals alike. A fusion of large urban city with many cultural influences, fast paced lifestyle, a vibrant cultural arts and music scene, burgeoning tech and entrepreneurial hub and of course a tropical, fun party atmosphere. Miami serves as the ideal environment to inspire exciting wedding and special event […]

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Golf Season with CORT and PRO EM Party and Event Rentals

It’s officially golf tournament season! The streets of Scottsdale, AZ bustled with visitors for the annual Waste Management Phoenix Open (WMPO). For an entire record-breaking week, the TPC Scottsdale was a social mecca for golf enthusiasts and socialites alike. Over 618,000 attendees visited TPC Scottsdale during the annual tournament, making it the highest attended WMPO […]

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