An Indian Summer Party: Our Vision

London Wedding Planner, our vision of an Indian Summer Party by Orchid Events, making your dream come true! Orchid Event London Wedding Planner, here is our latest post on An Indian Summer Party. This is our vision. Summer, some people love it, some people not so much. However, most of us do feel a bit [...]

By | 2019-11-01T15:02:48+00:00 October 20th, 2019|Blog, Parties, Uncategorized|Comments Off on An Indian Summer Party: Our Vision

Palazzo Avino – your Italian Riviera dream wedding come true!

Palazzo Avino is a stunning five-star deluxe hotel on Italy's famed Amalfi coast. Built in what was once a 12th-century private villa for an Italian noble family and opened as a hotel in 1997. Palazzo Avino is considered as one of the world’s finest hotels and boasts one-star Michelin dining. Tucked away in the medieval [...]

By | 2019-03-20T16:58:27+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Destination Weddings, Press, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on Palazzo Avino – your Italian Riviera dream wedding come true!

Congratulations on your engagement! What next?

You’re engaged! Congratulations! If you’ve recently said yes, you’re probably on cloud nine and looking for a Londer wedding planner. Those heady days that follow an engagement are blissful! But all too often, they come to an abrupt end when people start bombarding you with questions about wedding plans. There’s an assumption that wedding planning [...]

By | 2019-01-15T11:38:13+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Destination Weddings, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on Congratulations on your engagement! What next?

From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 3)

An Interview with Sarah Balfour From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner You do a lot of work in other countries especially Israel and Italy. How did that come about? Whilst holidaying in Israel as a pre-graduate, I was invited to play at the Hyatt Hotel in Jerusalem. From there I was spotted [...]

By | 2018-09-11T12:27:44+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Press, Press & Testimonials, Testimonials, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 3)

From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 2)

An Interview with Sarah Balfour From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner How do you create an atmosphere in a place or venue that just doesn’t seem to have one? It’s all about imagination, about projecting your vision onto a virgin space. The first event I arranged in 2004 was a Moulin Rouge [...]

By | 2018-09-11T12:24:47+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Press, Press & Testimonials, Testimonials, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 2)

From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 1)

An Interview with Sarah Balfour From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner Music has been the signature tune of Sarah Balfour ’s life. Born in Stanmore, north-west London, this gifted musician decided she wanted to be a pianist from an early age. At 14 she won the prestigious Young Musician of the Year [...]

By | 2018-09-11T12:23:48+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Press, Press & Testimonials, Testimonials, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on From Session Musician to Celebrated Wedding & Event Planner (Part 1)

Neon Bar Mitzvah in London

It's Neon Bar Mitzvah time! Once again we have the pleasure of planning one of our top favorite parties a Neon Bar Mitzvah in London.  In fact, we have over the years developed a wonderful reputation of throwing lavish and exciting Bar Mitzvahs. At this occasion, we certainly prove this to be true by exceeding [...]

By | 2018-08-07T14:13:49+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Bat / Bar Mitzvahs, Blog, Parties, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Neon Bar Mitzvah in London

London Wedding Planner Orchid Events is awarded the Bespoke Wedding Company of The Year!

News Flash! We are beyond delighted to announce that Orchid Events has won the prestigious Luxury Travel Guide award – giving us the accolade of the Bespoke Wedding Company of The Year! Meaning, your search for your London wedding planner stops here. Apart from being recognised for all the hard work and dedication we put [...]

By | 2018-08-06T15:11:50+00:00 August 6th, 2018|Blog, Destination Weddings, Press, Press & Testimonials, Testimonials, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on London Wedding Planner Orchid Events is awarded the Bespoke Wedding Company of The Year!

Venues and locations from your destination wedding planner in Puglia, Italy 

What an amazing trip discovering venues and locations for your destination wedding in Puglia! 4 days, 15 venues, 1 storm,  over 800  kilometers driving.  Apuglia, as it is referred to by Italians, is our new favorite destination filled with incredible venues and locations for your destination wedding in Puglia, Italy. As a matter of fact, [...]

By | 2018-02-27T12:48:33+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Destination Weddings, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on Venues and locations from your destination wedding planner in Puglia, Italy 

3 Top London Wedding Venues

Part two of the favourite venues! In this segment, Sarah Balfour of Orchid Events takes us around her next 3 favourite wedding venues in London that make her top 5 list (see her tips as an event planner and the other 2 favourites in the previous post!) She starts her journey at the Berkeley, steeped [...]

By | 2017-09-28T13:20:34+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized, Weddings|Comments Off on 3 Top London Wedding Venues