Events, Weddings, Tips and Creative Stories

Maddy and Tom's white wedding theme

How to Perfect Your Wedding Theme

A wedding is a magical time - a time when family and close friends come together to celebrate the love and unity of the couple, along with the individuality of the couple. Your wedding theme is a big part of your wedding, and should reflect...

Wedding flowers and feature pieces

Wedding at the Christchurch Art Gallery

Our team loved styling the beautiful Christchurch Art Gallery for a spectacular wedding recently. We adorned the staircase leading to the reception with elegant beautiful pale blooms - in total we constructed over 60 metres of garlands to create this effect. The fragrance...

How to WOW your guests at your next event

How to WOW your Guests at your next Event

Creating an atmosphere that really WOWs your guests can seem like a daunting prospect. Here are some simple tips on how to really turn heads and get people talking about your latest event....

Heritage photo of the Christchurch Town Hall

Beloved Christchurch Town Hall Reopens

On March 1st 2019, the beautiful, historic Christchurch town hall reopened in a day of splendid celebrations. We were so proud to be a part of this special occasion, providing styling, design and theming to the event....

Beautiful Christmas Wreath from the Kim Chan Events Popup Store

Our Pop-up Christmas Shop is Back!

We are so excited to announce our Pop-up Christmas Shop is back for 2018! Initially opened in 2013 and now in its 5th year running, the store will feature a stunning range of hand-crafted Christmas wreaths and table centre pieces available for purchase. These beautiful...

Warm bridal bouquet designed by Kim Chan Events

Wedding Bouquets Designed for You

Designed by our talented team of wedding florists, our beautiful wedding bouquets are all individually designed and created for you and your wedding. Bridal Bouquets Whether you have ideas for your perfect bridal bouquet or whether you'd like us to design it from scratch, we...

Bride with autumn bouquet of rose hips, proteas dahlias, and foraged greenery by Kim Chan Events

Real Wedding – Claire Married Hamish

On a beautiful Autumn afternoon Claire and Hamish celebrated their wedding at historic Mona Vale. The brief for their theming and decor was that of a definite autumn favour, they wanted to embrace the season, and the beauty of what is inherently New Zealand. No...

Kim Chan using Artificial Flowers for Wedding or Event in Christchurch

Benefits of using Artificial Flowers for Events

Planning a wedding or a large event comes with loads of decisions, and one of those will be about your flowers. You may not have considered the benefits of using artificial flowers before, but they are an excellent option for those wanting to deliver a...

Marquee wedding decor for wedding reception

Real Wedding – Sarah married Sam

Sarah Married Sam in a beautiful garden wedding later followed by a reception in a stunning marquee set on Sam's Parents property. We were delighted to assist Sarah in styling and decorating large feature pieces to complete the look she and Sam wanted for their...