Real Wedding L’Escale at the Delamar Greenwich

 This wonderful event held in July 2016 was an incredible day, we have been asked to keep the bride and groom private, but wanted to share some of the simple and classic CT shoreline details we presented on this glorious day. I was thrilled to be at this venue where service and food is nothing short of 5 star, with elegant flair and shoreline whimsy this is a fabulous location for any CT Bride! The traditional shoreline elements, coupled with the venues unique style created a glorious background for this intimate affair. The bride and groom truly felt the live music

Categories: Beach Wedding, Black TIe, Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Connecticut Wedding, Shoreline Wedding, Uncategorized, Wedding Design, and Wedding Planning.

Denise and Matt Eolia Mansion at Harkness Memorial State Park Waterford, CT

When Denise and Matt called us from VEGAS, they were very confident in their sense of style, you see Matt, And Executive Chef and Denise, a High End Restaurant Manager, have seen it all! And they as a couple new what they wanted on their special day, and I was so honored to take their sense of style and bring it to fruition for them! From bold linen choices and an amazing design under their tent to Family and Friends producing personal touches we covered all the bases to ensure that their Eolia Mansion Wedding at beautiful Harkness State Park

Categories: Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Connecticut Wedding, Cultural Wedding, Mansion Wedding, Uncategorized, and Wedding Design.

Real Wedding  of Cuyler and Justin

Cuyler and Justin Celebrated there August 2016 Wedding at the Riverview in Simsbury CT! This elegant pastel garden wedding was elegant was subtle touches of a garden theme. We loved the blush pinks, mint greens with lavender and pops of peach! It was truly a lovely mix of color to brighten the centerpieces of the tables. With accents created by the Creative Concepts by Lisa Team from Place Cards, to Table Numbers, to Candy Bar all the details pulled together this very special day! And check out those adorable flower girls, enjoy your journey to the Wedding of Cuyler and

Categories: Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Church Bells, Connecticut Wedding, Favors & Design, Wedding Design, and Wedding Planning.

Thank you for making us a winner of the 2016 New Haven Living Readers Poll!

On behalf of myself and my entire CCBL Team we wish to thank our friends and fans for voting for us in the 2016 NEW HAVEN LIVING POLL.  We are honored to be awarded best of Event Planning and Best of Wedding Planning and we couldn’t have done it without you! Thank you to all the fabulous clients and photographers for making this blog possible! ENJOY! Lisa 🙂                               We would like to thank the following photographers: Eric Foley Photography, Angela Maria Photography, Vicki + Erik

Categories: bar mitzvah, Beach Wedding, Black TIe, Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Connecticut Wedding, Cultural Wedding, DIY Bride, Farm Wedding, Favors & Design, Holiday Wedding, Justice of the Peace, LGBT Wedding, Mansion Wedding, Outdoor Wedding, Rustic, Shoreline Wedding, State Park Wedding, Tent Wedding, Theme Wedding, Uncategorized, Wedding Design, and Wedding Planning.

Why to Hire a Wedding Planner – straight from a 2016 Bride

As a wedding and event planner I am often asked- “Why should I hire you, my venue has a planner!” or “Why should I hire you I am great at DIY projects and plan great parties all the time.”  I have my opinion on this subject but I thought I would share with you some thoughts from a current client. We are in the process of planning her 2016 September Wedding and here is what she had to say about working with a planner/designer. I am a 2016 bride-to-be and the best decision I have made is hiring a wedding planner/designer. I wanted to

Categories: Beach Wedding, Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Connecticut Wedding, DIY Bride, Favors & Design, Justice of the Peace, Wedding Design, and Wedding Planning.

Throw Back Thursday Blog – A Wadsworth Mansion Wedding!

In anticipation of the upcoming Wadsworth Wedding Bridal Show, today we are featuring a Throw Back Thursday Blog, a Style Shoot Wadsworth Wedding! This elegant shoot was inspired by the Great Gatsby vibe so evident at the mansion. With a fabulous team to bring together the day, we focused on the bling on the table linens and accent pieces, with gold and light pink pops. A Bride adorned in golden accents and a jeweled bouquet brought together the total package! Creating the soft and elegant look was a pleasure. If you are looking for a fabulous team to create your wedding

Categories: Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Gatsby Wedding, Mansion Wedding, Style Shoot, Theme Wedding, Uncategorized, Wedding Design, and Wedding Planning.

Your Black Tie Wedding

The perfect venue complete with historical location, stunning gardens, water views and elegance is Eolia Mansion at Harkness State Park, which is where we celebrated Ashley and Dan’s black tie wedding September 2015.  Complete with ceremony in the gardens and a sunset walk on the beach, the guests were surrounded by stunning views and an even more stunning couple! Every detail was perfection, with bold table linens, soft floral tones and gold accents, the mansion looked glorious! Creative Concepts by Lisa loves working at the mansion as you can create a day that is truly unique and memorable – we

Categories: Black Tie Wedding, Chic, Favors & Design, Mansion Wedding, and Wedding Planning.