Virtue nominated as Best of Durham’s Event Planner 2013

 

 

Hey Everyone,

Guess what?! That’s right we’ve been nominated for “The 2013 Best of Durham Event Planner“. We are super excited about bringing creative and upbeat events to the Durham community, and we are even more excited that Durham appreciates us for it. Being born and raised in Durham, our goal when we started Virtue was to have an office space in Downtown Durham and now we have one right on Main Street, so that Virtue can represent Durham from the […]

The Invisible Groom Event

Most wedding events are geared towards the bride, but very seldom do you see events that are geared towards getting the groom excited about planning the wedding. Well Virtue is coming to the rescue! We want everyone involved to be excited about the wedding planning including the groom and his groomsmen!

“The Invisible Groom” is a wedding event for the modern day groom that wants to be involved and excited about the wedding but within a “man cave” atmosphere! Think Wedding […]

Virtue Certified: Party Reflections

 

The holidays are here and we are busy designing some of the most creative holiday parties with our magnificent team of professionals and it’s time to showcase our one stop shop for our linen and rental needs in Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham area. Party Reflections, Inc. is a family owned company that has served both North and South Carolina as the premier source of event rental equipment, party supplies, and services for over 51 years. Their team has been an […]

Virtue Certified: Charlyko Beauty Art and Photography

Well, we are back at it again! Our hunt for an amazing make-up artist came to a screeching hault when we met Charlene Kongolo of Charlyko Beauty Art and Photography. As a result of our first encounter, Charlene and her team have no doubt become the exclusive makeup resource in the Raleigh-Durham area for the Virtue team. Charlene has also been a contributor to our blog with the make-up do’s and don’t blog that you can view here.

If you are […]

Bridal Make-Up Do’s & Don’ts

Photo courtesy of Judy Park Photography

It’s your big day, the planning process has finally been implemented and completed, and you’re ready to exchange some vows and become a Mrs…FINALLY! The last thing you want to do before you walk down the aisle, is make sure your face looks just as beautiful as that thousand dollar dress you have on! In addition, most likely you’re paying top dollar for a professional photographer, so ladies, do yourself a favor, […]

Organizing R.S.V.P’s

 

Get Organized!

Keeping organized when there are RSVP’s flooding your mailbox can be extremely overwhelming. That’s why there are 5 easy, affordable, and practical ways to keep track without having a heart attack!

1.  Create An Excel Spreadsheet:

Before even sending out your invites, create a spreadsheet!  You are going to label each column accordingly: Name of Guest, Address, # in Party, Yes, No, Unknown, Meal and Gift.  When the RSVP’s start coming, all you have to do is start plugging! It’s as […]

Are you following us on Pinterest?

Hey Guys,

Are you following us on Pinterest? I recently starting using this social media site to pin event design ideas, and wedding themes that I may integrate in my events. If you haven’t joined yet, you must join to see where we pull some of our creative ideas from.I will warn you it’s totally addicting!

It doesn’t take too much thought to design your own custom event. You just have to find out pictures and illustrations of what you like and […]

Choosing a Wedding Professional.

Anyone that plans a wedding or any event for that matter will tell you that it is a huge undertaking, especially if you want it done precisely as you envisioned it. So, unless you are already equipped to handle the stress and demands of selecting your own vendors, negotiating your contracts, designing the look of the event, and creating floor plans you are more than likely going to consider hiring a wedding planner or coordinator.

The first thing to do is […]