Discover a stylish and ultra luxe country garden estate wedding that tugs at our designer heart strings! From the majestic ceremony scene, spacious navy and white striped reception tent, to the many small signature elements throughout, read how Event Producer, Phil Cooper of Kehoe Designs and Event Design Consultant Jesse Deckard of Bliss Weddings and Events collaborated to take the bride’s vision of a natural yet polished wedding far beyond her wildest dreams.
In this feature, we show how the Kehoe Designs team responds to the design challenge of incorporating unconventional materials from Ecolab’s cleaning product line as both artistic and experiential elements in their annual client events.
With Lollapalooza’s 2014 line-up announced last week, it’s impossible not to get summer fever! At Kehoe Designs, it’s even more exciting as we begin envisioning this year’s decor environments for their Platinum VIP tents! It’s in this spirit that we share a behind-the-scenes look at the luxe yet youthful looks of years past with the help of Lolla event producer, Lindsey Lider.
Similarly to interior design, event decor uses textiles to fashion mood, manipulate scale, and draw attention with interesting patterns and eye-catching color. Senior Event Producer, Renee Price, LOVES fabric and shares how its application has evolved in the wedding industry as well as a number of genius ways Kehoe Designs uses fabric to craft high style event decor.
Photography by TIM PALEN FOR VANITY FAIR (LEFT), CHARLES CHERNEY (RIGHT)
Not many little girls get to spend their childhood in their father’s clothing store immersed in textiles and fashion. So began the story of Event Producer, Kacy Irwin, who started sewing as young as nine, driven by her desire to explore, design and create. With a fashion degree from Chicago’s Institute of Art and having produced designer events for names as big as NIKE, we’ve asked Kacy to share with us how she fuses fashion to the world of event design.
Nothing is more exciting than that moment when your beloved pops the big question. Those of us in the wedding world know that the holidays tend to create quite the spike in proposals as families are already gathered to celebrate in these happy announcements. Therefore, we’ve recruited our wedding maven and Senior Event Producer, Renee Price to share with our soon-to-be engaged a few tips for designing their dream wedding!
Every bride wants a one-of-a-kind look for her special day just as the corporate client wants to blow away their guests with an unparalleled party. It’s this type of challenge that Event Producer, Phil Cooper, thrives on. Here, he shares three recent examples of how he fused his client’s vision with tailor-made designs that resulted in unforgettable signature looks.
He is described as having a wild imagination, the kind that will wake him from a dead of sleep to jot down his vivid decor dreams. As our vice president of sales and one of Kehoe Designs’ most prolific event producers, we begin our blog with a feature on the charismatically charming Mr. Vince Hart, as “The One to Know.”