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Prepare to be Sleighed!

We’re too excited to finally share our secret. Our fearless leader Shaunda was invited to be part of a TV holiday design competition called ‘Sleighed!’     Sleigh what? A few months back, someone reached out to us on our Instagram account – for real, we thought it was

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Up, Up and Away: Balloon Decor

Our E'MAGINE Events & Co team loves balloon decor. Balloon sculptures are just too cute! They are a great way to add big pops of fun, color, and texture to any wedding or event. Balloon decor got a bad rap for wedding and event décor because

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5 Tips To Keep Calm During Wedding Planning

Wedding planning is super stressful!  There, we said it! Not just now with everything going on in the world, but all day, every day. It’s just a lot of work, with a lot of moving parts and a lot of personalities. Shaunda and our E’MAGINE

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HIRE YOUR WEDDING PLANNER FIRST!

There, we said it, it’s pretty plain and simple. HIRE YOUR WEDDING PLANNER FIRST. Our E’MAGINE Events & Co team hears it all the time. “Once I get my venue I’ll start looking for a wedding planner” – and it doesn’t matter if you are planning

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Destination: Jamaica!

Take one very stressed out bride planning a destination wedding in Jamaica, that just happens to be Shaunda’s  “little sister” who she’s known since her days at NC State and you have the perfect client for E’magine Events! Kristy and Lubert were amazing and being surrounded

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A Little Southern Comfort

Coming from Michigan, I wasn’t raised around the amazing rich architecture and history of many of the wedding and event venues we have surrounding us. Our E’MAGINE Events & Co team loves the vibe that unique venues offer when designing for weddings and events. Here are

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Living Single

While Valentine’s Day is when the world celebrates those who are married or coupled, singles need to be considered as well. The television show Living Single is a classic from the ’90s and I decided that our E’MAGINE Events & Co team should design a styled

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John’s Surprise 60th Birthday Party

When your husband is turning sixty, it’s a reason to celebrate. Our E’MAGINE Events + Co. team worked with John’s wife, Viviree to pull off a surprise that left John speechless. When the birthday party is for a motorcycle and car buff, it’s an easy theme

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Cloud 9

To say that our E’MAGINE Events and Co. owner and luxury wedding planner Shaunda Eggleston is on cloud nine, might just be the understatement of the year. It’s only January and 2019 is off to an amazing start! This past week Shaunda had the thrill of attending

I’m Back!!!

I’ve taken a break from blogging and promised myself that I would get back to sharing some of our amazing E’MAGINE wedding and events designs and planning tips with you. So, I’m back! The best place to start is with something fun, my 40th Birthday Party! I