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27 Jan 2021

Small, Intimate Wedding Venues in South Africa

By Ursula Forrest |

The most commonly asked question by brides on social media platforms in 2021, "Please help, I'm trying to find a small, intimate wedding venue." Whilst this is a great question, you're bound to be inundated with suggestions that may not all apply to you. Instead, to help narrow down your search, consider these 8 questions first: In which city would you like to get   Read More


15 Jan 2021

Ultra luxurious 4-day destination wedding in Franschhoek

By Ursula Forrest |

When this gorgeous, fun-loving, globe-trotting, sophisticated bride-to-be, asked me to plan her highly personalised, bespoke and intimate wedding, I knew that this destination wedding was written in the stars! From the moment I met Bonny via Zoom, I adored her! Her passion, her vision, her enthusiasm and her unparalleled knowledge of food and wine, combined with her direct appr  Read More


24 Mar 2020

Destination 40th Birthday Party

By Ursula Forrest |

We had the pleasure of planning and coordinating (/our-services) a 40th destination birthday celebration for a wonderful client from Hong Kong recently. From the moment I spoke to Kriya, I knew this was going to be a 40th birthday party with a difference! Kriya's brief to us was to design and style (/Our-Services/expertise) a themed Whimsical birthday party with styling and entertai  Read More


15 Nov 2019

2020 Wedding Decor Trends

By Ursula Forrest |

If you are getting married in 2020 (/services/conceptulization-styling), be prepared for bright, vibrant bold colours (Greenery is out!), Mustard and Masala are in! Over-sized florals both inside and out are dramatic and filled with big leaves and dried grasses, dramatic mood lighting with large grass baskets, chandeliers and disco balls and lots and lots of texture! Be prepared to have fun an  Read More


12 Nov 2019

Luxury corporate incentive trip to Cape Town

By Ursula Forrest |

In January 2018 I had the pleasure of conceptualizing and planning a joint birthday celebration for a Swedish couple (/our-weddings/risto-louise-joint-100-birthday)living in Cape Town. The couple invited 48 of their Swedish friends to join them for a weekend’s celebration in Cape Town. One of their guests contacted me a couple of months later to ask me to arrange a corporate incentive for his comp  Read More


06 Nov 2019

Romantic Destination Weddings in South Africa

By Ursula Forrest |

10 Reasons why I love destination marquee weddings in Cape Town, South Africa! Bridal couples have absolute flexibility to design the wedding (/ourservices/destination-weddings-and-events) of your dreams with no limitations except for your imagination. There are a number of fabulous locations within an easy 2 hour drive from Cape Town and even less from CT International Airport. Gue  Read More


28 Sep 2019

10 year wedding anniversary

By Ursula Forrest |

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22 Oct 2018

Shabbat dinner in a private home

By Ursula Forrest |

Boutique Concepts recently had the pleasure of planning and coordinating (/ourservices/wedding-and-event-planning-and-coordination) a Shabbat dinner in a private home in Cape Town. Leor and Suzanne's son celebrated his Bar Mitzvah earlier that day and they were entertaining friends and family from South Africa and internationally. The Shabbat dinner was the first function that Le  Read More


21 Sep 2018

6 of the Hottest 2019 Wedding Dress Trends

By Ursula Forrest |

If you are getting married in 2019 and if you are a fashion-forward, trend-setting bride these are the 6 biggest wedding dress trends of 2019 (/trending-concepts)! My biggest take from the bridal fashion week is that wedding dresses (/Our-Suppliers/wedding-dresses) for 2019 are more demure, more feminine and less showy! One of the biggest trends visible on the runway was wedding dres  Read More


21 Jun 2018

2019 Wedding Trends

By Ursula Forrest |

Accents of Black Black is one of those classic colours that will never date. When used creatively black can add an incredibly chic design element to your wedding celebration. Many brides (/contact-us) prefer a timeless wedding style and by including accents of black in your colour scheme you are guaranteed of a sophisticated and ultra luxurious look. Black paired with chrome will repl  Read More


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