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A+Z’s Boho Plum Wedding at The Acre

A+Z’s Boho Plum Wedding at The Acre

Hey guys, Abby here! For those of you who don't know me, I'm the social media girl here at Ashton Events. Back in January, I got to switch roles and become the bride! It was such a fun and unique experience being on the other side of our process. Today I want to give...

We’re Hiring! Lead Assistant Position

We’re Hiring! Lead Assistant Position

We are so excited to announce that our AE team is growing! With a full deck of clients over the next year, we’re delighted to be fulfilling new roles for our team. LEAD ASSISTANT: If you love a creative environment but are better at managing the black-and-white...

B+B’s Tropical South Florida Celebration

B+B’s Tropical South Florida Celebration

B+B's wedding was straight out of a tropical fairytale! It was an absolute blast to bring this design to life and it was unlike anything we've ever done before. We started out with all neutrals for the ceremony, crisp whites and greens, and then progressively added...

We’re Hiring! AE + Bloom Shakalaka Fall 2020 Internship

We’re Hiring! AE + Bloom Shakalaka Fall 2020 Internship

We are looking for a team of sidekicks to help the Ashton Events and Bloom Shakalaka staffs in the fall of 2020. We’re searching for dynamic, motivated individuals eager to get hands-on experience in the creative event and floral industry. Whether your interest is in...

B+J’s Romantic Beach Wedding

B+J’s Romantic Beach Wedding

B+J's beautiful beachfront celebration was definitely one for the books! The romantic setting at Lover's Key State Park was beyond gorgeous and such a fun backdrop to design with. We loved getting to use such fun and bold colors in the florals, they popped so...

Dance Under The Stars With This Magical Modern Wedding

Dance Under The Stars With This Magical Modern Wedding

We are over the moon to finally share this fun, springy shoot with you all that was featured on Hey Wedding Lady this week! If you’re like us and you love the magic of outside weddings and dancing under the stars, this is the design for you! We came up with the...

E+J’s Elegant and Romantic St. Petersburg Wedding

E+J’s Elegant and Romantic St. Petersburg Wedding

E+J's beautiful resort wedding was a sentimental celebration packed full of beautiful details, romance, and elegance. We loved getting to utilize the beauty of The Vinoy in St. Petersburg as the backdrop for this fun-filled evening while also using the gorgeous, lush...

Favorite Wedding Trends of 2019

Favorite Wedding Trends of 2019

With a new year comes new engagements, new fashion, new décor trends...and, this year, a new decade! We can't help but feel a little nostalgic on all of the magic that 2019 had for us. We had the pleasure of doing some incredible weddings this year full of fun colors...

Tips For Choosing Your Bridal Party

Tips For Choosing Your Bridal Party

You're engaged, you're ready to get the wedding planning started, and it's time to pick your bridesmaids and groomsmen. This really is such a fun part of the engagement process! You get to ask the people you love most to stand by your side on this amazing day. But...

Vendor Spotlight: Michele Renee The Studio

Vendor Spotlight: Michele Renee The Studio

Michele Renee is a one of a kind hair and makeup artist and always one of our favorite vendors to work with. For starters, she will make you laugh harder than anyone, and she is incredibly talented at what she does! She loves people and the connection she gets to make...

Retro-Inspired Styled Shoot

Retro-Inspired Styled Shoot

This colorful, retro-inspired shoot was a bucket list one for us! We LOVE getting to play around with crazy textures, bold patterns, and fun flowers any chance we get. We teamed up with our friends at Treasury Rentals and Every Last Detail to bring this funky vision...

Meet Our Fall Sidekicks!

Meet Our Fall Sidekicks!

We are so excited to introduce you all to our Fall 2019 AE Sidekicks! It has been an absolute pleasure having these beautiful, smiling faces around our office for the last few months and we are so excited to have them on our team for our big fall weddings coming up....

Friends Themed Graduation Party

Friends Themed Graduation Party

Guys, could we BE any more excited about the 25th anniversary of Friends?! We are huge Friends fans in this office, so it was basically a dream come true to plan an entire party based around our favorite sitcom. Every single detail from A's graduation party screamed...

A+B’s Strawberry Lemonade Inspired Wedding

A+B’s Strawberry Lemonade Inspired Wedding

A+B's wedding day was the absolute sweetest and packed full of southern charm and sentimental details. We had such a blast taking their personalities and upbringings and creating a day infused with those elements. Our bride A comes from a family of strawberry farmers,...

AE GIVEAWAY! Here’s How To Enter

AE GIVEAWAY! Here’s How To Enter

Hey guys! We have some very exciting news to share with you all... Ashton Events is rolling out a sister company this fall! We could not be more thrilled for this new adventure and are looking forward to sharing more info with you guys soon. We think this calls for a...

F+J’s Jewel-toned Bohemian Celebration

F+J’s Jewel-toned Bohemian Celebration

We have been DYING to share every detail from this magical day and are so excited that we finally can! F+J's wedding was featured on 100 Layer Cake this week and we could not be more thrilled to show you all. Every inch of The Acre Orlando was a perfect representation...

6 Tips For Registering For Wedding Gifts

6 Tips For Registering For Wedding Gifts

One of the most exciting and fun things to do when you're engaged is register for wedding gifts! You get to pick out brand new kitchen supplies, home decor, and sentimental items to fill your home with as you start your new life with the person you love most. It can...

First 5 Things To Do After Getting Engaged

First 5 Things To Do After Getting Engaged

The moment you've been dreaming about is finally here. You're getting married! It's the most surreal feeling, but it is most definitely happening, and ready or not, the hours, days, and weeks following your engagement are sure to be a whirlwind. There are a million...

We’re Hiring!!

We’re Hiring!!

WE’RE HIRING!!! 🌸 We have a big announcement coming your way this summer, but for now- we are looking for a few more faces to join our team. Whether you’ve always had a passion for flowers, or if you just love to work in a vibrant, creative workspace- then get in...

Tips For Creating An Unforgettable 4th of July Party

Tips For Creating An Unforgettable 4th of July Party

Around here 4th of July is one of our favorite holidays to celebrate. We obviously love any chance we get to throw a party, and this one calls for busting out all things red, white, and blue!💙❤️ We're throwing it back to this fun-filled shoot we got to do for Southern...

Susan’s Top Picks

Susan’s Top Picks

For those of you who don't know her... meet Susan, our Decor Manager, otherwise known as the MVP around here! She has us laughing constantly and is a fundamental part of the AE team. She is spunky, hard working, and lights up any room she walks in. We love you Susan!...

C+B’s Moody Backyard Marsh Wedding

C+B’s Moody Backyard Marsh Wedding

We have been dying to share every little detail from C+B's wedding day with you all! Looking back on this magical day almost feels like a dream. The stunning marsh as the backdrop, the intricate and super thought out details, and all the moody goodness captured by...

Sarah’s Top Picks

Sarah’s Top Picks

It's been a little while since we've featured one of our amazing team members, and today it's Sarah's turn! Sarah is our Lead Planner and Laura's right hand woman. She is extraordinarily skilled at being organized, but is also super creative which is the perfect combo...