Design

A Single Design Element – A Futuristic Event

When we’re designing an event – we look for a single design element that catapults the overall look.  It’s one inspiration source that we can then layer other details to create a cohesive design.  That inspiration could be a color, a smell, texture, a sound, or lighting.

An event should tell both story and exude a feeling.  For events we design and produce, we ask our clients several discovery questions that…

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Inspired By: Culture & Destination Meetings

Whenever we are producing destination meetings and events, we always want to bring in the culture of the city.  This could be done with music, food, decor and gifts.  If you’ve been following us on instagram, you would have seen that we were on a site visit in Puerto Rico for the past few days. (By the way – you should really follow us on instagram. :))

We are producing a destination meeting that will be heading…

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Inspired By: Edible Art

We’re completely lusting over these colorful and creative edible art desserts that are a great alternative to everyday cakes and cookies. Here are a few of our favorites; queue the mouth watering….

Unbirthday Bakery is owned by Sydney-based cake maker extraordinaire Nikki Lee and has a strict ‘No Fondant Allowed’ policy. Lee’s happy cake creations can be found on her Instagram {@unbirthdaybakery} or check…

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Trend Spotting: Elegant Agate

We’re currently crushing on these moody natural elements that exude a truly captivating and bohemian effect. This wedding trend has been popping up over the last year and is incorporating some of nature’s most beautiful elements into the theme.

Here are a few of our favorites featuring the gorgeous geodes and agates.

We’re also loving the collected and eclectic look that comes with adding natural elements…

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Field Trip: La Tavola Linen – Napa Valley

On Tuesday, our team headed up to Napa to the La Tavola Linen Showroom.  Oh my – we were in heaven.  First of all, I could just move into their showroom where you are surrounded by gorgeous linen and beautiful accessories with their new Theoni Collection.  To say we were drooling is an understatement.

I’ve been to their San Francisco location.  We actually rented linen from them last year and shipped to to Naples…

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Trend Spotting: THE CLASSIC COMEBACK

This infamous pattern may just be one of the most recognizable wallpapers in the world….

“The Original” Martinique Banana Leaf wallpaper, which was created by decorator Don Loper in 1942 for the historic Beverly Hills Hotel, has since developed an iconic status amongst the design world.

Now that summer is officially here, we’re loving this classic print trend and it’s catching our eye…

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Speaking – I’m On A Panel

Yes – that is my picture below.  I’m speaking on a panel next Tuesday at San Francisco NACE event the newly renovated and rebranded Scarlet Huntington Hotel.  This amazing panel will be talking all about Maximizing Vendor Relationships to Build Creative Masterpieces.  I’m really excited about this topic because we love and depend on our vendor so much when we are producing events.  I would be kidding myself if I…

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Branding: The Calling Card

You’ve seen our new website, but before there was a site, we needed the Flosites team to create the logo and with that, new business cards.  Business cards are hard and to be honest, I’m a real stickler about the quality and feel of the paper.  ROAR events is all about making statements and creating experiences and the cards needed to reflect that.  One design just wouldn’t due – so we had two designed instead….

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Friday Favorites

 

I get inspired all the time.  Thought I would share some things that I’ve seen over this past week that I’m having a hard time getting out of my head.  Welcome to Friday Favorites!
01. These chicken fajitas look so good that I just might need to make some this weekend!  Maybe for the superbowl.
02. I’ve been wanting to redecorate my office and this one looks so inspiring to me.  I might…

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Who doesn’t love Gummy Bears?

Happy Monday!  I saw this over the weekend on the This is Colossal website and thought it was pretty amazing.  An entire chandelier made out of GUMMY BEARS.  That’s right.  The one below is made out of 3000 hand cast acrylic bears.  Hope you’re having a fun-filled day!

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