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Keeping a High Profile Event Intimate: Chelsea Clinton Weds Longtime Love

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
chelsea.JPG Her entire life, the world has known her as former President Clinton’s daughter, but on July 31, 2010, it was Chelsea Clinton’s time to shine. Planned by Boston-based event planner Bryan Rafanelli, Chelsea tied the knot with Marc Mezvinsky in an interfaith ceremony at the Astor Courts estate in Rhinebeck, NY. Though many speculated the event would  be littered with high profile guests ...

Making it 2 the Aisle: Part 3

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
Guests can expect beautiful fall inspired décor from this crafty couple With an October wedding date and a great love for the season, Sarah and Adam’s natural inclination was to make fall the theme of their wedding. Rich autumn colors decorated the day, ranging from harvest gold to deep red, and all the vibrant earth tones in between. Bridesmaids looked sleek and sophisticated in plum colored dres ...

Celebrity Weddings!

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
Who Wouldn't Want to Look like Grace Kelly on Her Wedding Day? We may not all be able to afford a wedding of celebrity caliber, with $100,000 flower budgets, bridesmaids in  Manolo Blahnik’s, and custom designed Vera Wang creations, one for the ceremony and another for the reception, but hey, who says you can’t fantasize?! Here at Saphire Event Group we’re all about creating the wedding of your dr ...

Happy Hallowedding!

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
With Halloween just around the corner, we here at Saphire Event Group thought it might be fun to brew up some Hallowedding ideas. No, we aren’t suggesting you dress up as a corpse bride, have all your guests arrive in costume, and organize a choreographed Thriller dance for the reception. What we ARE suggesting is that with a bit of imagination and a touch of ghoulish glamour, a Halloween themed w ...

Making it 2 the Aisle: Part 2

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
   Planning a wedding is tough, but sometimes picking your venue can be one of the hardest parts Over the course of one month, Sarah and Adam weighed their options and physically toured six different venues. After hearing about Saphire Event Group from a friend, the two decided to make Saphire Estate their third stop. From the beginning of their tour, both Sarah and Adam were impressed by wha ...

Falling in Love with Autumn Weddings: Top Ten Fall Wedding Trends for 2010

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
The benefits of an autumn wedding are endless. The rich colors, the natural foliage-filled picturesque scenery, and the comfort of knowing that sweating your bridal makeup off in 90 degree heat is highly unlikely are all charming perks of a fall wedding.  Leaving the summer tones and heat behind, the cool crisp atmosphere of a fall wedding is modern and ultimately unforgettable. These unique trend ...

Seven Reasons to Become a Saavy Saphire Blog Follower

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
Alright, you get it. We launched a blog. But why should you take the time to read it? 1. Our blog is always going to be updated. It’s not like a magazine you have to wait around for. We won’t be publishing once a season. Instead we’re always going to be on the pulse, researching and writing constantly so we can share fun and informative pieces with you. 2. Not a big reader? Fine by us. Our blogs a ...

Making it 2 the Aisle: Part 1

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
Learn How One Couple Planned Their Entire Wedding in Just Two Months!   Meet Sarah and Adam. For three years the two had heard they would be perfect for each other, but there was one catch- they had never even met. With Adam serving in the Army and deploying to Iraq and Sarah living on the other side of the world, the set up wasn’t exactly realistic.  But after three years of hearing about each ot ...

Making Magic and Doing the “I Do”

Dana Bates Dana Bates 6 years ago
Everyone wants a fairytale moment. It’s a time to stand out and shine at a wedding, a bar/bat mitzvah, a successful corporate event, a special gala, etc. Saphire Estate and The Villa specialize in creating these unforgettable moments and events. There are endless possibilities for a unique event from creating your ideal theme, to your color palette, to your choice of fine cuisine. With a focus on ...