{New Invitations} Navy & Silver Holiday Gala Invitations

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Navy & Silver Holiday Gala Invitations We are happy to share our latest invitations.  These gorgeous navy & silver holiday gala invitations that we created for an organization holiday celebration.  They feature a beautiful silver double faced satin ribbon with a crystal brooch.  These invitations could also easily be modified for a wedding or another

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{New Invitations} Pink & Purple Watercolor Wedding Invitations

Pink and Purple Watercolor Wedding Invitation Suite by Sparkling Events & Designs

These pink & purple watercolor wedding invitation suite is my latest favorite.  I have wanted to do a watercolor wedding stationery suite for some time now and was excited to have the opportunity to finally make this beauty.  This suite exudes a soft yet vibrant elegance for what I’m sure will be an amazing vineyard

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{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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{Real Invitations} Christmas Ornament Wedding Invitations

Last month we shared pictures from our Christmas Ornament Wedding Reception Celebration and today I want to share these beautiful invitations that we created for the event.  We used traditional Christmas and Holiday colors of red and gold with of course a touch of sparkle.  We used the gorgeous gold jacket sleeves and wrapped it

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{Real Invitation} Black, Silver Chandelier Wedding Invitation Suite

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{Real Invitations} Silver & Pink Boarding Pass Wedding Invitations

{Real Invitations} Slate Grey & Pink Wedding Invitations

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Orange Chevron Ombre’ + Glitter Wedding Invitations

{Real Invitations} Vintage Hot Air Balloon Bridal Shower Invitations

Sparkling Events & Designs - Hot Air Balloon Bridal Shower Invitation

Vintage Hot Air Balloon Bridal Shower Invitations Happy Monday! This weekend we planned a lovely bridal shower for a beautiful couple.   We designed these Vintage Hot Air Balloon Bridal Shower Invitations  for a couple that loves to travel.  Today I want to share the lovely invitations we designed.  When our client came to us

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{Real Invitation} Silver, Blush & Black Chevron Wedding Invitations

Happy Monday! I know it’s been such a long time since I have posted anything on the blog but I’ve been so busy.  Last week I was blessed enough to be selected to attend Martha Stewart’s Dreamers Into Doer’s event in New York City and I have been trying to catch up ever since. I

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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.