{New Stationery} Hello Baby Sip and See Baby Shower Invitations

We are loving this baby boy Sip & See Baby Shower invitations we designed for a client. Navy blue, gold and  just the right amount of sparkle fit for a new little prince. Just what is a Sip & See? According to The Bump,  “A sip and see is a party mom and dad throw

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Welcoming Prince Sparkle – A Moroccan Baby Shower

I know its been a while since I’ve been around and this blog has been really slow.  However, I’m spending much needed and deserved time away from social media and enjoying this last pregnancy of mine.  We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our first son and the countdown is ON.  I made a decision

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{Designer’s Challenge} Creative Juice – The Bachelor

Creative Juice

The Bachelor 


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{Designer’s Challenge} Modishly Delish Events – Project Runway

Modishly Delish Events

Project Runway


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{Designer’s Challenge} Sweet Mady {paper + gifts} – Friends

Sweet Mady {paper + gifts}



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{Designer’s Challenge} The Social Event Company – Sex and the City

{Designer’s Challenge} Sweet Inspiration Events – I Dream of Jeannie

Sweet Inspiration Events

I Dream of Jeannie


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{Real Soiree} Cherry Blossom Baby Shower

{Meet the Challenger} Libby Lane Press

We are here with our final challenger, Nicolle from Libby Lane Press.  As you may know Nicolle is a regular contributing writer here on The Sparkle Spot.  She owns and operates Libby Lane Press, a stationery boutique focused on stylish invitations, one detail at a time!  We totally love her style and designs.  I know

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Welcome to the blog! I’m Ebony Sparkes and I am southern belle wedding and event planner serving the DMV. I love LOVE and celebrating all of life’s special occasions and this is why I became an event planner. I have been fortunate to plan amazing celebrations in Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C., New York, Georgia, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic!

Our work has been featured by several industry icons like Preston Bailey, Amy Atlas, Hostess with the Mostess and Munaluchi Bridal.  Sparkling Events & Designs, LLC is also a recipient of Wedding Wire’s 2011 & 2012 Bride’s Choice Award, The Knot’sTM Best of Wedding Vendors for 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 and an active member of the Association of Wedding Professionals.

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Founded in 2010, our mission was to celebrate life's special occasions, all of them. Today, we love working on all events big and small. We have a passion for designing events and stationery that are truly reflective of who you are. Contact us today to get started.