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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...

Kim Chan Events | Pastel Florals + Ivy Archway

Stamp your Style: make a statement in your venue!

“I Do” isn't the only spotlight-stealing statement you’ll make at your wedding. Styling your ceremony and reception spaces is a great way to express your style as a couple on your most special of days - but showering a room with several different types of decoration...

Bride, bridesmaids and bouquets

Say YES to the bridesmaids dress

How to choose the best bridesmaids dresses Start by shopping - window shopping! Browse the internet for styles and looks that you like and investigate where you can find it locally. Lots of local or chain retailers now offer off the rack bridesmaids dresses. Do lots of browsing...

Kim Chan Benefits of using Artificial Flowers in the Workplace

Benefits of using Artificial Flowers in the Workplace

When you think of artificial flowers do the plastic looking kind your Nana used to have at home covered in dust spring to mind? Artificial flowers have come a long way in a short time since then and these days the difference between fake flowers...

Hanging plant

Is it time to “Go Green”?

Lets face it, the cooler days bring us all to closing up our home and office more. One way we can help keep our spaces beautiful as well as healthy with wonderful clean oxygen is to GO GREEN!...

Buttonhole on Groom

Tip: How to pin on a buttonhole

How to pin a buttonhole It is tradition for a groom to wear a flower in the buttonhole of his lapel. Your best man, ushers and fathers of the bride and groom can also wear buttonholes. The grooms style can be different to the other buttonholes...