Highlights of 2017 + What’s cooking for 2018 (Part 2)
Highlights of 2017 + What’s cooking for 2018
Hello Friends! Welcome to part 2 of Highlights of 2017 + what’s cooking for 2018. If you missed the first part, you can catch it HERE!
SKYLAR DIGGINS and DANIEL SMITH INTIMATE CHICAGO WEDDING
Continuing with our 2017 highlights, we had the pleasure of working Dallas Wings, WMBA player ,Skylar Diggins and hubby Daniel Smith for their intimate chicago wedding in April. They were an absolute delight to work with and their love for each other was something to see. They trusted us to plan and design their wedding. It was indeed an honor to work with them and witness the love they have for one another. Congratulations Sky and Daniel. xx
Wedding Planning & Design: Kesh Events | Photography: Tarji Michelle Photography | Mirar Productions | Elysia Root Cakes | Floral and Event Design: Kesh Designs | Make Up: Emily Umunna | Dress: Berta | Salon: Ultimate Bride | Tux: ESQ Clothing | Venue: MCA
A VIBRANT AND REGAL WEDDING
We had the pleasure of working with Nicole and Darron for their summer wedding at Venue Six10. This wedding was bold, vibrant and so regal. Wedding was beautifully photographed by Olu Jr Photography.
THE KESH EXPERIENCE – SUMMER 2017
We had a busy summer and our summer workshop – The Kesh Experience held at The Radisson Blu – Aqua Hotel was one of our best moments of 2017. If you are a fan of soft colors then this soft pink and gold palette will leave you blushing! styled shoot was featured on Inside Weddings.
“This shoot was inspired by the private moments that are shared by the couple during the wedding day,” shares Akeshi Akinseye of Kesh Designs. A worthy subject, considering many of the brides and grooms featured in our real weddings advise engaged pairs to take a moment away from the hustle and bustle of the big day to enjoy their commitment to one another.
The model bride carried a bouquet of white orchids, and the bloom – along with a variety in a pink hue – was also included in the reception floral arrangements. “Orchids represent love and there was an abundance of them,” explains Akeshi. The centerpieces also had lush snowy hydrangeas along with roses in both pale and bright pink. The long king’s table showcased the displayed blossoms alternating between glass candelabrum placed atop the luxurious linens from Nüage Designs.
To read more on this feature. Click HERE .
Creative Partners: SY Photography| The Radisson Blu – Aqua Hotel | Aria Films | Hannah Handmade | Tablescapes | Nuage Designs | A Posh Production | Johnson Studios Ice Sculptures | Dimitra’s Bridal Chicago| Juan José Herrera | Makeup by Aga | Laced Vinyl Shoppe | Jojayden | The Wedding Dresser – Caroline Shaw | David Rothstein Music
SPEAKER – CEO SIGNATURE CONFERENCE IN DC
I was invited to DC to speak. The Signature CEO Conference offers a unique experience for Creative Entrepreneurs to accelerate and learn “the business of events”. The concept of this two-day experience was inspired and created by a Creative Entrepreneur who wanted to create a harmonious environment for like-minded Creatives in the wedding and event planning industry.
It was such an honor to be invited to speak to other industry creatives. Photos by In His Image Photography
PRESS FEATURES IN PRINT
We had the BEST Christmas with 4 print features in 3 magazine winter issues – Inside Weddings Magazine, Munaluchi Bride Magazine and 2 weddings in Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago. What a way to end the year!
Now to our finale. We saved he best for last. We have been dying to show you a preview of our home collection – Kesh Designs Home.