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Tips from an event planner in Vancouver on how to throw a dinner party on your condo balcony

We all wish we had an expansive terrace on which to entertain our friends and family in the summer. You know the type: Gatsby-style with landscaping, dramatic pillars and enough space to host a lavish dinner party. Maybe even a fountain! The reality is, if you’re an urbanite, you’re probably working with significantly less when …

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The desserts you need to throw an epic summer party in Vancouver

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The right dessert can really be the crowning touch for your summer party in Vancouver. Good food, cocktails and conversation are indispensable, but a memorable dessert is an invitation to linger just a little longer on the patio, a detail that can keep your guests talking about your event for months. Make sure it’s something …

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How to make your event look good on Instagram

Today we’re going to be talking about how to make your next event look good on Instagram. Whether you’re a small business wanting to make your event super friendly for social media influencers or you just want your guests to feel inspired about sharing their experience, it helps to think about how your event will …

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How an event planner in Vancouver creates ambience by appealing to your senses

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A great party that indulges all your senses might seem like one fabulous soiree of rich tastes, tones and sounds, but the truth is, creating ambience by appealing to all five senses is a series of small steps. To kick your hostess game into high gear, consider how each sense is heightened and follow this …

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Vancouver Industry Feature – Liza Child Calligraphy and Design

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One of the things I love most about my career as a Vancouver Event Planner is the variety of people I get to meet and work with on a weekly basis. In a new monthly blog series, I will be highlighting some of these talented people. Liza Child Calligraphy and Design in Vancouver I’ve worked …

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My top 5 Instagram accounts for event inspiration

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I’m always talking about my thoughts on throwing a killer event, but today I thought I’d share some of my favourite Instagram accounts where I often get event inspiration from. After all, even experienced event planners in Vancouver need a little collaboration to get inspired on occasion. Here’s a peek at some of my favourite …

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What an event planner in Vancouver wants you to know about choosing a meal style for your event

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I know right? There are so many things to decide on when it comes to planning meals for your event! That’s where I, as an event planner in Vancouver, come in. When you’re choosing what kind of foods to serve – and how – there’s a number of things to take into consideration, so I …

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Choosing a Colour Scheme for your Event? Here’s What you Should Know

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One thing I love about events is how different they all end up being, especially when it comes to aesthetic and colour scheme. If you’re a serial Instagram-consumer, you know what I mean. Some people have very structured, minimalist palettes, so their events end up being an endless expanse of white, with extremely subtle variations. …

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A Peek Inside the Toolbox of an Event Planner in Vancouver

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Over the years I’ve added lots of tools to my kit and it keeps growing. I’m going to share with you, some of the items that are currently in my event planner in Vancouver kit! Phone charger I recommend a portable charger, as an event planner in Vancouver you must have your mobile phone on …

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