This past weekend we had the wonderful opportunity to teach a class on easy entertaining for Mother’s Day at the Williams Sonoma in Palo Alto. In planning for this class, we knew that we wanted to offer the attendees planning tips that were easy to follow, a menu that allowed for the host to spend [...]
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Taking a little break from wedding season to share a fun carnival themed birthday party at The Upper Crust, New York. It was a colorful party that included whimsical animal centerpieces, a personalized concession stand and lots of kid friendly entertainment. Enjoy!
In Chinese culture, a baby’s first month (or fourth month in this case!) birthday is a cause for a celebration. Proud parents introduce their latest addition to friends and family by holding a Red Egg and Ginger Party. The symbolism behind the name is that eggs have long been a symbol of life changes and [...]
A San Francisco native, founder and owner of Coquette Events, Andrea Lee thought her passion was in retail until she experienced firsthand what it was like to be a wedding planner. Her coolness under pressure, attention to detail and ability to handle others emotions left her no choice but to dive right into the industry. [...]
Coquette Events recently became a hand selected Blu Bungalow vendor! We were thrilled to sit down with Hazel Bourget, owner and founder of Blu Bungalow to help introduce you to Blu Bungalow.
What is Blu Bungalow?
Blu Bungalow is an event planning studio that offers party and event planners a place to work together with brides to [...]
Now that you’ve got the flowers for Mom, wake her up on Mother’s Day to the sweet smell of homemade pancakes.
All Moms want some time to sleep in, relax and enjoy time with their family so why not let her snooze a bit and make her breakfast? With a few simple ingredients that you likely [...]
I’m busy preparing for an engagement shoot with one of my fun loving couples and feeling so inspired. To my delight, they have decided to make the most of their time with our skilled photographer, Jamie Grenough, and we will be styling a full on photoshoot. I’m thrilled to be working with charming pieces from [...]
Our most recent client, Mommy J, came to us for help with her son’s first birthday. Being a working mom, she didn’t have the time to devote to planning and executing a 1st birthday party she would love. We were excited to help her create the youthful, modern and fun environment she envisioned.
Mommy J told [...]
Anyone who knows me understands my not-so-secret love for the Kardashian family. So when I announced I was donating a foot of hair, everyone was shocked. I had made the vow a few years ago and it took me 3 years to grow out the layers and dyes.
I had grown it out [...]
Coquette Events has received the 2011 WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Award and we can’t stop smiling about it! We are thankful to have been a part of many celebrations and appreciate the support and encouragement we receive from clients, vendor partners, and our families.
You can read more about our award via the official press release.