In honor of World Photography Day let’s shine our lens on events Gold Key Events produced in the past but through the process of picture and of course the experience of an immersive Gold Key Event the soirees still live on. World Photography Day dates back to August 19, 1839 when the French government purchased the patent for the […]
It’s hard to imagine New Year’s Eve without overflowing bubbles and sparkling everything (fire works, dresses, night skys) but let’s consider a different kind of sparkling in the form of wine. Before you scoff at the suggestion of imbibing in anything besides Krug Clos d’Ambonnay consider the following alternatives offering a wider variety of flavor, […]
WILD INSPIRATION WITH MAURICE SENDAK The internet wormhole that transported me to The New York Times video “An Illustrated Talk with Maurice Sendak” was fast. organic. completely satisfying. My current editorial obsession is Tad Hargrave’s website “Marketing for Hippies” and his article “Why ‘Stop Playing Small’ is Bullshit” already won me over by quoting my favorite poet Rumi. Winning factor […]
YOUR DINNER PARTY MANTRA “I WILL SURVIVE!” It was a VERY last minute request in an apartment that was undergoing a design overhaul. Host a dinner for a friend moving from New York City to Los Angeles, with two hours notice. Hosting a dinner party can be a daunting task in any home even with months of […]
SUNSET AT THE STANDARD HIGHLINE Tonight was absolute perfection, courtesy of the team at The Standard High Line hotel. The High Line Room’s terrace set the beautiful scene, Chef Ron Rosselli prepared a delicious antipasto spread, and they even ordered up the perfect NYC sunset over the Hudson River. Thanks for hosting tonight!
620 Loft & Garden Party – Rooftop Party NYC Had such a great time tonight checking out the beautiful 620 Loft and Garden at their perfect NYC rooftop party! They threw the quintessential summer roof deck event at their gorgeous venue, complete with delicious bites by Abigail Kirsch, floral styling by Belle Fleur, and decor by Taylor Creative and Party Rental […]
UPGRADE YOUR EASTER EGG GAME Easter evokes many joyous themes: springtime, rebirth, chocolates filled with creamy sugary paste that molecularly may or may not occur on its own in nature, and of course… Easter egg hunts! Those spectacular orbs dipped in glitter or tie-dye hidden so perfectly around grandma’s backyard that your four-year-old self miraculously found every one (save […]
POP-UP DINNER - Chef Jason Heiselman Says #goodbyewinter Last night, I had the pleasure of attending the first pop-up dinner by the awesomely talented chef, and great friend, Jason Heiselman. At no surprise to anyone, the food was fantastic. Tapping into every New Yorker’s frustration with this extended winter, Chef Jason took us on a […]
NYC Half Marathon 2015 Finisher — Congrats to Gold Key Founder Lisa for finishing her first race ever with the 2015 United Airlines New York City Half Marathon! She completed the 13.1 miles in 2:24:11–6 minutes under her goal! The race is part of the New York Road Runners Five-Borough Series that features a half marathon […]
Happy International Women’s Day to all the babes out there! This year’s theme is Make It Happen so let’s raise a pint to Clara Zetkin, the German activist who made the first annual IWD happen in 1911! In honor of International Women’s Day here are woman artists we love. Mehreen Murtaza Yayoi Kusama Eleanor Antin Carly […]
In the spirit of V-Day, here’s a little #tbt to when we did our website photoshoot and everyone in Washington Square Park thought we were taking engagement photos. Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone who pours more love into this world. Thanks Charis Kirchheimer for the lovely shots. Photo of a photo cred to Kate Wille. Bisous […]
As a Jet-setting Event Planner, Lisa had no problem with today’s early morning wake up call. Awake before sunrise, she is a jet-setting event planner off to LA for client events at Digital Entertainment World 2015. It’s going to be so hard for her to go from below-freezing-there’s-still-snow-on-the-ground to blue skies and palm trees. Here’s how she […]
Working in events has its perks. Global travel, a constant creative outlet and sometime luxurious meals at newly opened hotspots. As was the case at Upland tonight, the latest beauty from restaurateur Stephen Starr. Designed by the renowned Roman and Williams, the stunning main floor boasts high ceilings and natural oak along with walls of wine bottles and […]
Taylor’s nail art design: Evil Eye Salon: Marie Nails. Location: NYC Gold Key is consistently inspired by our surroundings and interests, and often pull them into the smallest details of our lives. For this month’s nail art design Taylor brought together two of her passions, spirituality and fashion, with wild Australian fashion line Discount Universe and the […]
It’s noon on December 31, and you just bit the bullet… “Sure, you can come to my place for NYE” you said to everyone you know. And the scramble begins. These last minute New Year’s Eve party ideas take minimal effort while maximizing impact. Not only will you come across looking effortless, you’ll actually be […]
It was a summer of soccer and the Gold Key founders found themselves on opposing sides! Lisa got to steal a moment with Jack Wilshere during Arsenal’s summer tour in New York when they played against the New York Red Bulls. Taylor was on the field at Stamford Bridge with Chelsea’s goalkeeping legend Petr Cech.
Hosting a World Cup party? Looking for ways to spice it up outside of the standard soccer ball decor? Gold Key suggests serving up a drinks from around the world! Quench your guests’ thirsts during those long matches with drinks as international as the games. Here are some ideas: Brazil photo: supergoldenbakes.com Mexico recipe/photo: www.spicysouthernkitchen.com […]
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