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Rebecca's beautiful wedding at Rafferty's Resort

 

Was another stunning day for Rebecca’s ceremony and reception at Rafferty’s Resort at the beginning of April!

 

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WINTER CENTREPIECE SPECIAL OFFER

Are you hosting a wedding or event in May, June, July, or August this year?  We have a fabulous centrepiece special for you.  

 

Any centrepiece $33 for pickup DIY installation*.   So you can have mirrors, tealights, wrought iron candelabras, all for $33 per table.

 

 

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Sarah's Vintage wedding at Rafferty's Resort Lake Macquarie
Vintage has been quite a popular theme for the past couple of years.  Who can forget collecting all the vegemite jars to display the garden flowers?  Or, who can remember scavenging the local op shop for Grandmas crystal cut pieces?
 
Today we are sharing these images of Sarahs and Mitch's wedding at Raffertys Resort that we styled for her in February.  Her wedding ceremony featured burlap and lace covered Mason jars overflowing with babys breath, a rustic arch with flowers and twine by the wonderful Peter Herd Florist.
 
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White folding chairs, and a rose petal aisle were arranged against the magnificent backdrop of Lake Macquarie.
 
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Paramount Event Hire created a lemonade stand out of our wine barrels, with our wooden plank across the top on which we rested the refreshments provided by Sarah.  Our drink dispenser and wine party buckets ensured that Sarah's guests were kept hydrated with cool drinks. 
 
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Our french provincial signing table, with our Tiffany chairs completed the outdoor vintage style for ceremony.  Once inside the reception, Sarah provided thongs for tired guests feet and our black board sign. 'A little treat for your dancing feet.  Grab a pair and leave your excuses under the table'.
 
 
 
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The reception also featured a delicious grazing table of exotic cheeses and assorted hors doeuvres.  The bride and groom wanted a cocktail style reception - guest tables were decorated individually with a selection of vintage pieces, burlap table runners, and fresh flowers by Peter Herd. 
 
Our vintage ladder took pride of place at the entry and was styled with tealights and fresh flower heads.  Whilst our peg board proudly displayed vintage photos of family.
 
 
 
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 For more details about Sarah and Mitch's stunning day, check out this post on the Sydney Wedding blog site. 
 
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WEDDING DIY CENTREPIECE  -  3 tips that will save you tears and heartache

 

So, you wish to save on costs for your wedding by creating your own centerpiece idea and buying your own wedding decorations.   ‘I can buy everything at the $2 store far cheaper than what a decorator can hire to me’  I hear you say.   ‘If I buy it, then I own it, and I can sell it to someone else on eBay’.

 

Certainly, you have valid points, but before you go down this path, just read these few little tips and watch this video on DIY'ing your wedding, as they may save you some heartache. 

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Jodi and Sung's wedding ceremony at Peterson's Champagne House Pokolbin

Another stunning day at Peterson’s Champagne House in October for Jodi and Sung’s wedding ceremony on the lawn, followed by the reception inside the venue.  Jodi chose our white folding chairs,  shepherd’s hooks, and flowers in hanging vintage bottles by Jade McIntosh lining the aisle.

 

To complement the vintage theme, Jodi chose our white washed black board frame, with a very cute greeting, and vintage bike with flowers

 

For refreshments on a hot spring day, Jodi also had a lemonade stand constructed out of our wine barrels and recycled wood plank.  We provided the drink dispensers  however the bride and groom provided the refreshments to go inside them.

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Ingrid and Cam - Peterson's Champagne House

We just love a country wedding and Ingrid and Cameron's on the 10th October at Peterson's Champagne House in the Hunter Valley is simply beautiful!  

 

Ingrid hired our black Princess candelabra's, and had fresh flowers arranged around the neck of them.  The black board table numbers added a personal touch. 

 

The white Tiffany chairs completed Ingrid's elegant spin on country style. 

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Are you getting married or hosting a corporate event this May, June, July and August 2015? 

We have a fantastic deal for you! 

Any centrepiece $33.00 available for pickup from our Newcastle showroom.

*Conditions apply - contact us for details.

http://www.paramounteventhire.com.au/Paramount-Event-Hire/promotions.html

 

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Are you looking to re create a Barn wedding, or simply wish to add some vintage country charm to your table settings?  We are super excited as we have had our wonderful handyman, Adrian, make especially for us these beautiful paling wood tables, which come on hand man trestle table legs.  One end features authentic curved tops of the paling fence.  They measure 1.2m x 1.8m in length.  

Being authentic they are very heavy, so if you were thinking of picking them up they are a 2 person lift!

We also have the matching black board and easel, only 1 so if keen please let us know and shall put aside for you!

 

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IT'S ON AGAIN!  Are you struggling to organise your wedding?  Are you procrastinating over which supplier to use?  After all, you do not wish to contact the wrong supplier that lets you down on your big day.  You only have so much time to invest in this wedding thing - right?  

So come and play in our world - we have hand picked some of the 16 best suppliers in the industry (and twisted their arm a little) into giving us a special promotion that we can offer to you, when you book in for our Premium Stylist Experience this coming Saturday.  Just an hour of your time, can save you so much heartache and deliberation -  claim your goodie bag with vouchers to 17 quality suppliers, and lets get the wedding planning moving into SuperFast mode!

SUPER STYLIST SATURDAY*

10 - 4PM Saturday 1ST JUNE, 2013.

Paramount Event Hire Showroom, 5 Brunker Road, Broadmeadow.

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Marquee Wedding or Event - 12 tips you must know

Last week we heard of a very unfortunate story of a bride that bought her marquee for cocktail wedding reception off ebay.   

 

The bride had spent hours agonising over minute details of her wedding day.  She had paid SO much attention to her bridesmaids dresses, wedding flowers, vintage reception decorations, the hand crafted invitations.  She looked absolutely stunning on the day, surrounded by her bridesmaids and waiting nervously for her gorgeous groom.  Yet, for her romantic vintage wedding in the Hunter Valley, it was ruined, when the cheap, flimsy, online purchase crumbled in the horrendous rain and wind that swept through just before the nuptials were about to commence.  Umbrella anyone?  No, needed more like Noah's Ark.  NOT, like the marquee featured in this video, this one is professional.

 

Was the marquee up for the job?  Was is sturdy enough to handle gusts of wind?  What were the consequences if it had tumbled away, and injured guests?  There is a reason why there are professional event hire companies,  that install marquees every weekend, and professional Wedding Co-ordinators that organise them every weekend; would you go to your high school math teacher to get your tax done?  No, I didn't think so.  Not to mention you and your guests will be left stranded in the pouring rain, without cover.  Where do you go now?  Did you have a back up plan?  Great start to a wedding, huh? 

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SUPER STYLIST SATURDAY - Solve your wedding problems in one day - 17 Quality Supplier Vouchers for you

Are you struggling to organise your wedding?  Are you procrastinating over which supplier to use?  After all, you do not wish to contact the wrong supplier that lets you down on your big day.  You only have so much time to invest in this wedding thing - right?  

So come and play in our world - we have hand picked some of the 17 best suppliers in the industry (and twisted their arm a little) into giving us a special promotion that we can offer to you, when you book in for our Premium Stylist Experience this coming Saturday.  Just an hour of your time, can save you so much heartache and deliberation -  claim your goodie bag with vouchers to 17 quality suppliers, and lets get the wedding planning moving into SuperFast mode!

SUPER STYLIST SATURDAY*

10 - 4PM Saturday 2nd March, 2013.

Paramount Event Hire Showroom, 5 Brunker Road, Broadmeadow.

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Whose shout is it? Help yourself - Drink dispensers in store now!

No matter whether a cute baby shower, with the girls getting together. Or the romantic country wedding, where your guests are dancing up a storm, we all need to stay just a little hydrated.  Nothing better free's up the host's time than having strategically arranged Drink dispensers / apothecary jars  with delicious thirst quenching flavours reminiscent of Grandma's time - give your guests something to rave about - other than your divine taste in decor!

We have just taken stock of some of the The Little Big Company's drink dispensers - hire for the fraction of the cost of buying.  Have 3.8 litre and 10 litre available.  

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Rustic Vintage Recycled Wood Trestle tables now available with matching black board easel

Are you looking for a 'green' wedding?  Are you looking to re create a Barn wedding, or simply wish to add some vintage country charm to your table settings?  We are super excited as we have had our wonderful handyman, Adrian, make especially for us these beautiful paling wood tables, which come on hand man trestle table legs.  One end features authentic curved tops of the paling fence.  They measure 1.2m x 1.8m in length.  

Being authentic they are very heavy, so if you were thinking of picking them up they are a 2 person lift!

We also have the matching black board and easel, only 1 so if keen please let us know and shall put aside for you!

 

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Vintage by the Seashore

Vintage by the Seashore was the inspiration behind Sarah and Nathan's beautiful ceremony last weekend at King Edward Park.  Paramount Event Hire was fortunate to work with the talented Jade from Jade McIntosh flowers, whom created a classic combination of lace, vases and fresh flowers to adorn the sides of the white Tiffany (also known as chiavari) chairs.  Sarah arranged for Paramount to place a small black board in the garden bed, near the ceremony site, she even provided us with witches hats to place on the ground so there was ample room for her cars to pull up at the Park.  

The Reception then continued on at Cooks Hill SLSC, were Garth Ashford's team from Talulah's at the Junction created a divine cocktail style menu.  Paramount Event hire bought in white Tiffany chairs, cocktail tables and bar stools.  The bride requested that the Paramount Team cover some of the honour boards in the club, and install fairy lights around the balconies and dance floor area.  Whilst Jade McIntosh completed the Vintage inspired centrepieces.

Hi Louise!
Thank you so much for everything!
What an amazing day!
We had the best day ever and everything was perfect!
The surf club looked great!

Thank you again Louise,
Just amazing!

Sarah xxx 

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Vintage by the Seashore

Vintage by the Seashore was the inspiration behind Sarah and Nathan's beautiful ceremony at King Edward Park.  Paramount Event Hire was fortunate to work with the talented Jade from Jade McIntosh flowers, whom created a classic combination of lace, vases and fresh flowers to adorn the sides of the white Tiffany (also known as chiavari) chairs.  Sarah arranged for Paramount to place a small black board in the garden bed, near the ceremony site, she even provided us with witches hats to place on the ground so there was ample room for her cars to pull up at the Park.  

The Reception then continued on at Cooks Hill SLSC, were Garth Ashford's team from Talulah's at the Junction created a divine cocktail style menu.  Paramount Event hire bought in white Tiffany chairs, cocktail tables and bar stools.  The bride requested that the Paramount Team cover some of the honour boards in the club, and install fairy lights around the balconies and dance floor area.  Whilst Jade McIntosh completed the Vintage inspired centrepieces.

Hi Louise!
Thank you so much for everything!
What an amazing day!
We had the best day ever and everything was perfect!
The surf club looked great!

Thank you again Louise,
Just amazing!

Sarah xxx 

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Are you that inspirational Bride?

A wedding supplier will often be inspired by a particular bride.  A bride that shows such creativity, originality and sense of one's own style, that we can't be helped but admire her.  We are always privileged to assist, advise - be a sounding board to every bride that chooses to share her day with us.  

Paramount Event hire was fortunate to be selected to decorate by one such bride recently - Sophie.  Sophie held her Vintage themed wedding at Fort Scratchley Function Centre October, 2012.  We were immediately stuck by Sophie's smile, laugh and her vision for her wedding day.  Sophie's mum, Kelly, was a joy to work along side with, and was actively involved in creating her daughter's wedding reception.  We were so inspired by the possibilities of the centrepieces that Sophie created, we decided to share the original, plus a variation that we showcased at Rafferty's Resort Bridal fair last Sunday.

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How do you create Vintage Glamour effectively?

 

HI Everyone!  How do you create Glamour Vintage Style just like the Great Gatsby?  We were honoured to be involved in Jess and Steve's wedding reception at the Apollo International last weekend. Jess and Steve re created a very elegant theme, with silver plated candelabras, with strings of pearls swooning and ostrich feathers reclining gracefully.  We LOVED the lace overlays, on the guest tables, and our fairy light backdrop fitted perfectly to frame the bridal table.

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If you love anything Vintage we have great new products in the showroom to view including bike plant stand, ladders, hanging mason jars, clock centrepieces, crystal vases.  Will be a couple weeks before it gets uploaded to our website, but give us a bell now if you would like some info!!

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If this is what a winter wedding can look like that we say bring on winter!  Just stunning!  you can recreate this with our cylinder vases, white birch branches, and crystal strands.

 

 

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How cool is this idea!  Baby's breath, with cow girl boots!

 

 

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