News And Tips From The Professionals At Platinum Banquet Hall
winter wedding centerpieces
Dec 12 2018

10 Gorgeous Winter Wedding Centerpieces

Part of the excitement of planning your wedding is seeing all the work and decorations come together to make the vision you planned come to life. One of the more prominent decorations at any wedding is the table centerpiece. During various seasons, we see different flowers and elements being used, and some of our favorites are the winter wedding centerpieces. Here are some stunning ideas to inspire you.  1. A Frozen Rose One of the most beautiful and unique winter wedding centerpieces we've ever seen, this centerpiece uses a single rose frozen...

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maid of honor duties
Sep 18 2018

Everything You Need To Know About Maid Of Honor Duties

Getting asked to be the maid of honor is a big deal, and it says quite a lot about you. Being asked means that the bride believes you're a very special person in her life, as well as responsible, trustworthy, and organized enough to get the job done. But what exactly will your duties be? If you've never had this opportunity before, you might be wondering. Pre-Wedding Maid Of Honor Duties Outlined below are the maid of honor's duties before the wedding day. There's a lot of responsibilities, hosting, and planning. Basically,...

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wedding seating arrangment
Aug 21 2018

5 Wedding Seating Arrangement Mistakes To Avoid

Your wedding guest list has long been finished, and you've received all of your RSVPs. Now it's time to make your wedding seating arrangement. This is one of the areas of the wedding planning process that can be very stressful, since you'll want to please everyone—and trying to arrange 200-300 guests while pleasing them all can be a headache. If you're not careful, you may end up making some mistakes that can cause discomfort to some guests. This is a delicate part of the planning process requires some maneuvering. In order to help you...

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wedding guest list
Aug 13 2018

Wedding Guest List: Who Do I Invite To My Wedding?

Throughout the wedding planning process, there are always difficult decisions to make. What wedding venue should you choose? Who will be your wedding photographer? Do you want a band or a DJ? These are all important questions, but perhaps one of the toughest questions to answer is who do you invite to your wedding? Making your wedding guest list can be a headache, but our wedding industry professionals at Platinum know how to answer this. We're here to help you out with a great guideline you can follow—and hopefully this...

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bachelorette party ideas
Jul 31 2018

6 Fun And Exciting Bachelorette Party Ideas

After the engagement party and before you say your I do's, your girls are going to need to send you off with one last major bash. Your maid of honor and bridesmaids should be planning an all-out bachelorette party for you that is both fun and exciting—and with so many options, it's hard to go wrong! Here are some of our favorite bachelorette party ideas that we've heard our brides talk about. 1. Las Vegas There's a reason this comes first on our list. Las Vegas has long been a popular bachelorette party...

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tv marriage proposals
Jul 23 2018

Our 10 Favorite TV Marriage Proposals Of All Time

If you're TV addicts like us, then you probably love TV marriage proposals as much as we do. At Platinum Banquet Hall, when we fall in love with characters, it makes for much better television. And when they decide to get married, we usually cry! For years, we spend time with these characters, learning about them and following their storylines—and every now and then, two major characters decide to get hitched, and we fall head over heels! Since we're so into these big moments, we wanted to share our favorite...

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wedding dress shopping
Jul 09 2018

5 Things To Know When Wedding Dress Shopping

For many brides, saying "yes" to the dress is one of the most stressful aspects of wedding planning. It's certainly going to be more difficult than finding the perfect suit for the groom. You want every detail in the dress to be exactly perfect. Unless you've been wedding dress shopping before or you have some experienced friends helping you out, there are definitely some things you should know beforehand. At Platinum Banquet Hall, we've seen so many stunning wedding dresses that we wanted to offer some guidance for future brides....

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late-night wedding snacks
Jun 19 2018

13 Delicious Late-Night Wedding Snacks To Keep Your Party Going

It's just about 1 a.m. The DJ is still spinning your favorite hits and your guests are still rocking out with you on the dance floor—but there's just one more thing the night needs to end perfectly: late-night wedding snacks. Your guests have gotten themselves a great workout on the dance floor, and that means they've burned off a lot of the calories they ate earlier. Why not treat them to some late-night fuel them for that final stretch of the night? Here are 13 tasty treats that your guests will thank...

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group of girls celebrating graduation - graduation party ideas
Jun 05 2018

Graduation Party Ideas: A Guide To The Perfect Party

It’s that time of year again: teenagers and young adults are about to walk across the stage and get their diplomas. They’re ready to take that next step in life, whether it be college or the job market. But before all of that, there’s just one piece of business left—the graduation party. If you're planning an event for a graduate, we’ve put together a list of graduation party ideas to ensure that it’s truly a graduation party to remember. Get The Right Venue This is arguably one of the most important things...

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Writing In A Planner
Oct 06 2017

Avoid These 6 Dangerous Party Planning Mistakes

Anyone who has ever truly planned and successfully pulled off a party knows that it takes more than just calling up vendors and organizing. It takes creativity, time, energy, and lots of patience—and some good advice! As a leading event venue in Los Angeles, we have seen the majority of parties go perfectly due to excellent planning and avoiding mistakes like the ones we’ve listed below. Take a look and remember what NOT to do. Here are the top party planning mistakes that people make. Not Making/Maintaining A Guest List People can...

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