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Our Newest (and Cutest) Member of the Team! Introducing Luna

Our Newest (and Cutest) Member of the Team! Introducing Luna

Luna is the biggest sweetheart and will instantly melt your heart! Our animal loving team at P&A Events can’t help but share this girl with all of our followers! She shares our motto with her kind heart and go-getter attitude! She is the perfect addition to our team and contributes to our smiles and laughter while we immerse ourselves in our creative designs. Luna is the goddess of the Moon who will forever bring a little sunshine to our days!…

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Creating the Perfect Colour Palette for You

Creating the Perfect Colour Palette for You

One of the first ever decision you must make for the Wedding Planning Process to begin is: your colours! Our Designers recommend choosing at least four to five colours. From there one of the five colours will become the base colour for the entire decorative aspect in your venue. The second colour will become your main colour piece and the remaining colours from your palette will be used to create beautiful pops of colour in your accent pieces, which essentially…

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Our Love Story

Our Love Story

Parvati & Athena Events; This company was born from so much more than just a business. We wanted to share with you how and why this business became our way of life. Let’s rewind to 6 years ago: Many of my clients may know me from Valley Tent & Party Rentals. After working with so many great couples over the past 6 years, it has given me exposure to the Event Industry and from there I uncovered the beauty within…

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Trendy Greenery Types for your Floral Arrangements

Trendy Greenery Types for your Floral Arrangements

Since greenery is still a very hot topic in 2019 our event designers have reviewed the top floral trends on Pinterest and we have found the following types of greenery used the most within floral arrangements: #1 Silver Dollar Eucalyptus The soft green of the silver dollar eucalyptus seems to go with any arrangement. We have seen this greenery used in centerpieces to bridal bouquets to signage arrangements. Its uses are endless! The silver dollar eucalyptus is probably one of…

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Silk Greenery Vs. Real for Table Garlands

Silk Greenery Vs. Real for Table Garlands

Today’s post we decided to focus on silk vs. real greenery for your reception tables. This is a common question we receive from our couples and it is a good one. We all know the advantage or real greenery – the aroma it brings to the room filled with fresh cut floral and greenery. On the other side the cost of creating natural greenery table runners/garlands is quite high. In the Ottawa Valley these real table garlands filled with seeded…

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Transforming your Venue into a Breathtaking Experience

Transforming your Venue into a Breathtaking Experience

Ottawa Valley Bride’s — The thing we most commonly hear from our customers is how they want to create and completely transform their reception venue, so that it is almost unrecognizable. One of the main dilemmas couples face when choosing a venue, especially here in Pembroke, Ontario, is that there are a limited number of venues that can hold over 200 guests comfortably. One of these examples include the Germania Club. It is highly possible that you know many others…

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Centerpiece Design Tips

Centerpiece Design Tips

Happy Thursday! There are so many elements that can set the tone for your wedding and yes, Centerpieces are yet another part of that equation. Working in the Event Industry with over 5 years experience, our team of designers have some recommendations for you! Tip # 1: Why have only one centerpiece? Change things up and have two or three. This adds texture and accentuates your tablescape. Tip # 2: Create levels using centerpieces of different heights. It adds diversity…

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Popular Colour Trends in the Ottawa Valley

Popular Colour Trends in the Ottawa Valley

In 2016, blush became the “in” colour amongst Ottawa Valley Weddings and it’s no doubt that it’s still standing strong. In the 2017 and 2018 Wedding Seasons, we’ve seen this colour frequently used, along with some Ivory and Greenery. Just when we thought the colour fad was going to fade out of the Wedding Industry, we began to notice the colour combination expanding to gold and dark burgundy in this particular colour combo. It’s no doubt that this colour combination…

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Sir Mix-a-Lot Layouts

Sir Mix-a-Lot Layouts

We like to call this one, “ The Mix”, and no. It’s not a drink! It is all in the art of mixing banquet and round styled tables to create a more unique and versatile layout for your venue. There are so many options to consider when creating your own “mix” and how we can make it perfect for your venue. Contact one of our Designers to see how we can incorporate this new trend for your event. Take a…

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Chairs, Chairs, Chairs

Chairs, Chairs, Chairs

Over the past 5 years in the Ottawa Valley, we have began to see new trends arise in terms of decor items. Pinterest has changed the wedding industry tremendously and plays a pivotal role in almost every bride’s dream wedding planning. Can you believe an item such as a chair is now considered a stand alone decor piece for weddings? Completely wow your guests by making your wedding unique, and straying away from stereotypical  “ traditions”. Although, the banquet style…

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