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How To Choose Your Perfect Wedding Shoes

Header Image Source: It’s true that the wedding dress tends to take all the attention, but your wedding shoes should also be special. You should love them, they should go perfectly with the dress, and who knows—they may even steal the show if they’re cute enough, right? Wedding shoes will pull your entire bridal […]

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Hand-Painted Cakes: The Perfect Way To Customize Your Event

Header Image Source: Emily Hankins If you’ve planned an event in the last few years, or are currently planning one right now, you’ve most likely seen quite a few images of hand-painted cakes. This type of cake decoration has been around for awhile, and have been strikingly popular over the last years—and with good reason. […]

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5 Bridal Style Tips For Older Brides

Image: At Olivia, we’ve been pleased to host wedding receptions for couples of all ages—from those in their early 20s to those in their 80s. As you might imagine, the wedding receptions for the various age groups are very different, but one thing is always the same: the joy! And every bride that we have […]

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Winter Wedding Favors

9 Cute & Festive Winter Wedding Favors

We all love wedding favors. You know, those cute little trinkets or gifts that we get at the end of a wedding? From chocolates to succulents, we’ve seen plenty of great favors that couples have given out at the end of the reception. But what if you have a winter wedding? Do you give out […]

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8 Simple Tips For A Budget-Friendly Graduation Party

The fall school semester has just started, and your kids might be entering their last year of school, whether it’s high school or college. With that in mind, you may want to start thinking about planning their graduation party. Maybe you want to host an event with all of their school friends, or perhaps with […]

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6 Easy Tips For Creating Your Wedding Hashtag

Part of the fun after your wedding day (other than your honeymoon) is looking back at the pictures your family and friends have posted on social media that they took during your big day. One of the more fun and popular ideas that couples have been doing lately is creating a wedding hashtag for their […]

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Setting The Mood At Olivia Event Venue

5 Ways To Set The Right Mood At Your Next Event

Setting the right mood can take your event to the next level. Whether you want a sophisticated ambiance or a more casual atmosphere, there are steps you can take to get what you’re looking for. Oftentimes our clients want a specific mood, but they don’t know how to achieve it. Getting that perfect atmosphere can […]

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7 Magical Engagement Photo Locations In Los Angeles

Getting those perfect engagement photos means finding a magical location in your city that captures the love between you and your significant other. Couples spend plenty of time doing wedding planning, including finding their wedding venue, finding a DJ, securing wedding catering services, and much more. They also will spend time trying to find the […]

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5 Great Ideas For Your Next Team Building Event

Whether you’re a small business or major corporation, team building has become an important addition to any company. It isn’t simply about having employees clock in and clock out anymore. It’s vital to the health and growth of any company to foster a team-oriented environment in the workplace. Employees are happier when they care about […]

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10 Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Absolutely Love

Let’s be honest: one of the perks of having your wedding is all the gifts you receive to begin your new life together, and showing your guests a little appreciation at the end of the night with wedding favors is a tradition that many couples choose to do. It’s usually a little trinket or perhaps […]

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10 Must-Haves For Your Bridal Emergency Kit

So, it’s the day of the big wedding, and everything is going smoothly—until it isn’t. A few things are bound to go wrong on your wedding day. It’s like Murphy’s Law: “Whatever can go wrong, will go wrong.” But don’t panic! Of course you’re going to be prepared with a bridal emergency kit, right? This […]

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5 Awesome Bridesmaids Gifts

Your bridesmaids are your rocks. These are the people closest to you that you’ve chosen to be a part of the biggest day of your life. From helping to plan the wedding to throwing a kickass bachelorette party, they’ve got a lot of responsibility in making sure your wedding day goes as smoothly as possible. […]

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