This week, we are featuring the lovely vendors that are making our Cocktail and Book Signing Event possible.
L & L Events is a family owned event company, established on April 19, 2010. Started by two childhood friends, with one goal in mind, to create a full service event company producing the most elegant events, with the finest food and service at affordable prices.
Weather the event is big or small, they can create an ambiance that compliments the bride and groom's inspiration, while working with a range of budgets.
They are committed to giving back to their community by providing Thanksgiving dinners to families in need.
For more information log on to www.lleventstampa.com
Desserts - Hands on Sweets
It all started the summer of 2000 back in Puerto Rico, when Marie had just learned how to bake brownies with her mother. After some tastings, she started selling them. As the word spread, she got her first order for a wedding cake.
Later on, she graduated in Business Administration. Upon graduation, she decided to become a Pastry Chef. Chef Marie traveled to Perú where she did an externship and learned about the art of their native cuisine. Today, she operates a dessert shop located in Tampa FL. For more information log on to www.handsonsweets.com
Photography - Gongora Photography
His talent lies in creating a balance between making people feel comfortable and creating classic, elegant, and artistic images by capturing those special moments.
For more information log onto www.gongoraphotography.com
Hair & Makeup - Hendrickje
A native of England, Hendrickje has been in the industry for over 20 years, with professional training at the UK's premier makeup school, Brushstroke, Shepperton Film Studios studying FILM, TV, STAGE and SPECIAL EFFECTS under the instruction of Neill Gorton (Millenium FX). She has 8 years experience with MAC Cosmetics, fully certified to Advanced 2. Currently, Hendrickje resides in Tampa,Fl. She is the head makeup designer for Busch Gardens, and works for HSN, Mac Cosmetics, and Hendrickje Makeup FX and Design. Clients include: MAC Cosmetics, HSN, ESPN, Disney, Blue House Films, Digital Media Foundry, Mertz Consulting Group, TEK Productions, MATRIX, Nationwide Insurance, BURN THE FLOOR. For more info, log on to www.hendrickje.com
Model - Kristin Eubanks
Model - Amy Bravo