Ilana Ashley Events

Unique save the date ideas

When envisioning your big day, you likely imagine your favorite people rising when you walk down the aisle and partying with you late into the night. Your Save the Date is not only a way of ensuring these people will reserve your wedding date but also acts as the first indication of the type of affair you’re throwing. Here are tips…

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How to Use Wedding Decor Rentals to Elevate Your Wedding

You selected a gorgeous venue but you’re eager to make it even more sophisticated and to transform the space so that it feels like your own. Many brides get stuck at this point as they’re not sure what wedding decor items, besides flowers, can make their vision really come to life. We counsel our clients that selecting specialty table linens, chairs,…

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Picking Wedding Flowers? Here are Some Tips!

Whether you’re the bride who has pinned 1000 bouquets or the one who has never thought about flowers in her life, deciding on the florals for your wedding can be a daunting task. We enlisted one of the most talented florists, Alison Franchi - owner of La Petite Gardenia, to give us the inside scoop on selecting wedding florals. When choosing…

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Unique Wedding Venues

Your venue will set the tone for your magical day so we spend a lot of time with our clients helping them select the perfect site for their wedding. Your venue will also impact many of your design details from the style of your dress to the backdrop for you photos. Here are some creative ideas to ensure that your venue…

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Newly Engaged, Now What?

If you are newly engaged, congrats! After the question was popped and the ring was on your finger, you probably found your mind swirling with all the things that you need to do to start planning for the big day. While it may be tempting to jump right into the planning process, the one piece of advice we could give to…

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