Creative Corporate Events

Courtesy of Nick Pironio

Virtue is often asked to plan and design creative events, but recently we had the amazing privilege to work with non-profits like The Art of Cool Project and super cool corporations like Capitol Broadcasting and the American Tobacco Historic district. Working with these type of clients has expanded our design portfolio and has also encouraged us to continue to “think outside of the box.” We have become known for throwing the most creative “VIP” parties in […]

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 […]

Escort Card and Seating Chart Funk!

We have already had several conversations about how I like to use unconventional elements in my event design to spark the conversation amongst your guests. Well we have been surfing the internet again and we ran across some pictures of the funkiest and most creative escort cards and seating charts that caught our attention. Check these out…..

Photo courtesy of Wedding Gawker

 

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Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings

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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 […]

My personal style signature……Vintage

I am “all things vintage.” I love anything that has a vintage or rustic feel to it, especially when it comes to weddings. My clients are typically couples that appreciate my creativity when it comes to throwing a party or an event. I believe that it is the “little things” that matter the most when entertaining. When I have guests over for dinner, I believe that they should experience beauty, elegance, my personality, and be exposed to something that they […]

Bridal Couture

Couture (kū-tʊr', -tür')

Everyone loves a beautiful gown! I am willing to bet anyone in the weddings industry that most people come to weddings to see the wedding dress and the cake ( that is if they are willing to be honest). There are a multitude of wonderful wedding designers but the ones that typically stand out are names like Vera Wang, Priscilla of Boston and Monique Lhuillier. If anyone were to say that these gowns were anything less than […]

Making Paper…Mechett!

“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Henry Ford

It is a passion of mine to promote and highlight the gifts and talents of those around me. This month I want to introduce to you the “creative funk” behind the Virtue brand, Brianna Downing, owner of Paper Mechett. Brianna is a stationary and invitation specialist, she has been an integral part of the Virtue team since 2008, designing all of the marketing material (yes, including the […]