Behind the scenes at the Bling 2011 wedding show


Finally we have some time to take a breather after the busy wedding season and I wanted to share with you some behind the scenes setup and install of our booth at the Bling show.   I was up on the ladder starting to arrange the all the hydrangeas and green dendrobium with a floral knife at 5 am in the morning.  You should have seen my sleepy eyes! :) Took me longer than I anticipated and I thought I was going to falling a sleep on the ladder. :)

At last,¬†we were able to spend a bit of time in the Rosewood Hotel Georgia as we booked a room for us and our staff that were working with us at the late night. We also had weddings the night before that and required 1 am take down from nearby so I knew we won’t be able to go home that night.¬†¬†The pictures will show you how¬†beautiful the room at Georgia hotel was and the bathroom was breath taking! It would be great in the near future to stay there again!¬† I think it is also¬†a great room for bride to get ready on her wedding day since it has huge bathroom with two his and her vanities!¬† Enjoy the photos!

 

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3 am  Debut event team finished our beautiful Chuppha structure! Thanks you Debut!!!

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Arrived in 3:30 am ROSEWOOD HOTEL.  Brought all the flowers for display through out the show and finally start working on our booth at 5am.

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8 am completed our booth and decorating other vendors flower arrangements and then went up to room for quick shower and a cup of coffee.

Personalized greeting from the flat screen as we walked in.. nice touch!

Welcome wine… chilled and ready to go! ¬†How nice!

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Our room was located on 4th floor. Decor in the room is chic and elegant.

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Delicious cookies ready for the guests!

Most comfortable bath tub I have ever tried.  Although I was in for only 5 mins. :)

So tempting to eat the goodies in the drawers and fridge….

His and her sink directly across from each other.  I love this feature!

View from our room. Looking down on Georgia Street!

 

Bling Boutique Bridal Show 2011 at Rosewood Hotel Georgia


Balconi team had a wonderful time with potential clients and amazing vendors at Bling Bridal Show held at gorgeous and historic Rosewood Hotel Georgia. A huge thanks to Harumi Suzuki of Harumi Signature Events for coordinating this event successfuly and everyone at Rosewood Hotel Georgia for hosting this event. Also a special thanks to Debut Events for setting up beautiful chuppah for our display.  Selected brides and grooms were invited by Balconi Floral Design were able to enjoy reserved VIP seats and the gorgeous bridal gown fashion show by Bisou Bridal  in the beautiful Langcaster room.  Thank you Colleen, Elise, Natalie, Kelsey and everyone at Bisou!   You are such a beautiful people!!!   I recieved many emails and calls from brides stating how beautiful the bling show was and enjoyed thoroughly.   It is was just how a wedding show is supposed to be.

For those who were not able to attend, we have a few pictures from our booth, florals that we provided through out the venue.  Enjoy!

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Balconi Floral Design Studio display booth.

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Those acrylic pillars were most talked about rental pieces these days at our shop

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Entrance for Bling show

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Couture style arrangements in silver metal conatiner and mirrored pillars

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Bold color arrangement for Rosewood Hotel Boardroom

This room is perfect for meetings as it is equiped with high tech multimedia systems.

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We also provided Rosewood Hotel Table Centerpiece.

Elegant and timeless look is what they were going for.

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 It was great pleasure to provide two urn arrangements consisted of white branches, white hydrangeas and white lilies for Bisou Bridal Fashion Show in the Lancaster room.   Beautiful moulding details through out the room.  Just so beautiful!!!

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Bisou Bridal display table.

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One of the unique bouquet at our Bridal Bouquet Gallery.

Love the pale lavender roses called Purple haze.

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Femine look of garden roses and spray roses. So romantic

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A lot of brides liked this particular bouquet.  Must be the string of pearls that I attached onto the snake glass.

 

Bling Show Oct 02 2011!


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Introducing Bling, the Boutique Bridal show, this coming October 02, 2011. Come and join us to this exciting event. Featuring Vancouver’s top wedding vendors, gathered at Vancouver’s legendary Rosewood Hotel Georgia.

As we are one of the proud sponsors for this event, we would like to offer 12 tickets that we will be giving to 6 couples of 2011. By booking a wedding consultation with us before September 24th!

We will be announcing the winners this weekend, so stay tuned for more information about the Bling Show!

Bling Wedding Show 2010


Bling 2010 was a huge success and I wanted to take a moment to thank Harumi Suzuki (Harumi Signature Weddings) for putting together a fabulous show. We had a great time connecting with the 2011 brides and it was very personal, non rushed experience. I hope to meet some of you soon for a consultation to discuss about your wedding flowers!

And also at the same time, we were able to network with other wedding industry peers. It’s so good to meet some of you in person as we often bump into each other while setting up for weddings and we don’t have time to chat a bit. It was a good time and I hope we collaborate in the near future!

A few pictures from the show… enjoy and hope to hear from you soon!

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Thanks Natalie (Bisou Bridal) for posing in a Monique Lhuillier Gown with one of our bridal bouquets!!

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Creme de la Creme Grand Wedding Showcase


We ¬†attended the Creme De la Creme Grand wedding show that was put together by Soha Lavin from Countdown Events.¬† The show was participated by Vancouver’s finest wedding vendors and it was jam packed with many brides who¬†were looking for unique and couture style wedding.¬† Check out some of the pictures of their amazing work below and I wish all the vendors the best of luck in the up and coming wedding season 2011!

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Bisou Bridal

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Uright Decor

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Upright Decor

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Ganache Patisserie

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Granville Island Florist

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Pedersens

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Blush Bridal

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Art of Party

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Marie Antoinette Cake

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Devine Vines Florist

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Wedding 2011


 

Congratulations on your engagements! Bookings for 2011 weddings have begun and we are ready to set up your wedding consultation.

The 2010 wedding season is not quite over yet; we still have a few more weddings before the end of the year because fall weddings became popular over the years. We are grateful for the patience of the brides who wanted to book our wedding consultations during the summer. We were unable to accommodate all of the appointments due to our focus on our weddings in 2010 during the summer.  Finally, we encourage couples to book our wedding consultation sessions as early as possible, especially for weddings between May and September in 2011.

Spaces are limited because we only do two wedding which requires set ups per weekend to ensure the quality of our design.  To book a consultation with us, contact us at 604-709-0082 or email us at info@balconi.ca.

If you would like to see our work at the Bling Wedding Show, it will be held at Nekkei Centre in Burnaby on November 14th, 2010. For more information, please visit www.blingweddingshow.ca.  We hope to see you there! :)