Ever-advancing our skills and perspective, We're only as good as our last event.


Seeing what others  don't, capturing and creating memories that others can't.


Custom Event Design

Custom Event Decor

 Custom Floral Design

Event Planning

Event Coordination

Event Management
Event Production - one step ahead of the rest

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Doug Abbot

Marketing and Business Development

Doug Abbot brings years of experience in marketing, sales and customer service that he is excited to use to make sure your event exceeds expectations.  Doug has been the recipient of the Chamber of Commerce Innovation award, and is always looking for creative solutions to ensure satisfaction.  He's passionate about getting to know customers, to help create the perfect experience.

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Sparking conversations and inspiring the imagination, with a vision that cannot be taught, and must be personally experienced.


Harnessing creativity and perfecting the craft through experience.


Principal and Creative Director 

Natasha Frankowski is a Certified Special Event Professional (CSEP) and the recent recipient of the Event Solutions 2016 Rising Star Award. Nominated for Event Solutions Designer/Creative Director of the Year for three consecutive years. She has previously worked for reputable companies such as PartyArt Design/Culinary Capers Catering as well as Greenscape Design and Decor. 

Awards and Nominations

2016 - Winner - Event solutions, Rising Star Award

2016 - Finalist - Event Solutions, Designer/Creative Director of the Year

2015 - Finalist - Event Solutions, Designer/Creative Director of the Year

​2013 - Winner - Wedding Industry Experts, Best New Event Designer (Burnaby and BC)