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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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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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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Stereobot

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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10 Questions With Janice Cardinale

DesignDawgs recently caught up with Janice Cardinale, owner and creative director of The Idea Hunter  in Toronto, Canada. Cardinale is known for creating customized event solutions through the process of tracking down cutting-edge event design and entertainment ideas in the special events industry. Her passion to live, work and share ideas has made The Idea Hunter a […]

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Alfre Woodard

Designing For The Oscar With AOO Events

AOO Events, located in downtown Los Angeles, is a stone’s throw from The Dolby Theater, where the Oscars are held each year. In the week leading up to the awards, there are a slew of special events celebrating nominees, talent and major players in the film industry. One such event is the Oscars Sitsahs Soiree, […]

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Mixed Seating

Mixing Things Up With Mixed Seating

This season it is all about mixed seating. Wedding trends have been known to come and go throughout the years and return with a slightly different twist. In 2016, here is one trend that is mixing things up by mixing and matching seating in a different way to enhance the guest experience. Many event producers have begun using […]

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Mosaic Linens

10 Questions with Susie Perelman

Susie Perelman is the owner of Mosaic, Inc. a national linen company which specializes in original and unique applications of fabric to both tabletop and decor components of special events. Susie is also the founder and President of Event Pros Take Action (EPTA), a not-for-profit organization for event professionals who join forces to help rebuild […]

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Ring in the New Year with Fresh Design Trends

The New Year has arrived and event planners are already busy working on fresh designs to impress their clients.  More than ever, the 2016 trends in event décor offer a multitude of options for event professionals to create eclectic and immersive environments. Technology continues to shape events in a profound manner, and planners are challenged […]

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