EVENT SPOTLIGHT : Christmas in July!
We had so much fun creating this Christmas in July themed birthday party. When our client explained that he was throwing this milestone birthday party for his girlfriend and wanted to surprise her with the theme we were immediately on-board! She loved Christmas and he wanted to transport her back to being a kid on Christmas morning. We loved the concept and were so so excited to get to play with all of our holiday decor in the middle of summer! Check out below for our favorit
EVENT SPOTLIGHT : Elyana's First Communion
First, let us apologize for the lack of blogging last month. It has been a crazy few weeks and we promise to fill you in but first, lets take a look at one of my favorite dessert displays to date. Our client, and the mom of Elyana, did an incredible job with the sweets. She made almost everything and decorated each cookie , cupcake and cake pop! All we had to do was give her sweets a platform to shine and shine it did! The theme was sparkle with white, silver and pops of pur
HOW TO : Candy Buffet
No matter the age of your guests, you are never too old or young to have a sweet tooth! A great candy/dessert display can add so much to an event. The right design creates a whole other element of decor plus the sweet treats are a great takeway for your guests to enjoy. Here is a step by step process to creating a one of a kind display : 1. Order All the Things As you can see, Amazon Prime is my friend but I also order from a bunch of great vendors to fill in the details of t
EVENT SPOTLIGHT - Halloween Wedding
This October we had the pleasure of working on our very first Halloween Wedding! We admit, we were a little hesitatnt at first but after meeting the incredible bride we knew we had to work on it! She did promise there wouldn't be blood, she sort of meant it ;) The Bride was such a creative diy-er but wanted to be able to be the bride on her wedding day. She trusted Look Sharp to take all of her props and decor (almost 60 boxes worth!) and design it into the wedding day of he
EVENT SPOTLIGHT! - Pretty in Pink Christening
Time to shine a spotlight on one of our favorite events to date. Who are we kidding , they are all our favorite. I have been so lucky to have some amazing clients so check out some images below on the work we did for a very special christening celebration! This lunch celebration took place at a really great restaurant in Roslyn , called Kyma. (Fun Fact: in Greek, Kyma means wave) . It was an event designer's dream, white walls, natural woods and clean lines. The Guest of Hono
Where is the Money Going? – Budget FAQs
You are planning a party, woohoo! You have the ideas, you know who you want to invite, you’ve picked the theme and you are ready to go. But hold on just a sec, before you go running off to party city let's try and answer the basics when it comes to your budget! (Maybe if it's in the shape of the heart it wont feel so bad leaving your pocket! Photo from HuffPo) Why is my price per head different than the final bill? When a venue gives you a price per head it usually includes t
What To Do Before You Say "I Do"
A few tips as you start this process called Wedding Planning! Breathe Now speaking from experience I know this is much easier said than done. You will be surrounded by well-meaning family and friends. All of them will be clamoring to see your new ring and looking to celebrate with you and your fiancé…. And then…. It happens… “When is the wedding?” “Do you guys have plans yet?” “What time of year are you thinking?” WOAH! Slow down! The ring is barely on my finger . . . At lea