Parties & Fundraisers

  • The White Party

    A private party that covered the grounds of Cliveden with snow in the middle of summer. Highlights included synchronised swimmers, ice skaters, white horses and a mirrored dancefloor.

  • Chinese New Year Party

    To celebrate Chinese New Year, the interior of Aspinalls was transformed with authentic statues and carvings, handmade silk dragon tablecloths and Chinese banners, murals, screens and lanterns.

  • La Fete Noir at Cannes Film Festival

    An awards presentation, La Trophee Chopard, hosted by Sharon Stone and a black- themed party and fashion show, La Fete Noir, with Philippe Starck inspired interiors at the Cannes Film Festival. Winner of four event industry awards for excellence.

  • David Furnish's 40th Birthday, Venice

    Three days of celebrations for David and Elton in Venice with guests including Donatella Versace, Victoria Beckham and Elizabeth Hurley. Highlights included an in-flight performance on a private plane by the comedienne Pam Ann and a single 100 metre long dining table.

  • Wedding of Elvis Costello & Diana Krall

    The wedding of Elvis Costello and Diana Krall with guests including Paul McCartney, Elton John and Sam Taylor Wood.

  • D&AD Awards

    Inspired by the 'yellow pencil' awards, London's Royal Festival Hall was transformed into a giant illustration. An interior scene, complete with furniture, pictures, windows, doors, and even people and pets, was hand-drawn and printed life-size so that guests felt they had stepped into a cartoon world.

  • David LaChapelle Exhibition

    A party to celebrate the opening of David LaChapelle's London exhibition opening at the Barbican. A traditional function room reinvented as a stylish, all white, club lounge complete with go-go dancers.

  • The Secret Garden

    A marquee is transformed into a magical enchanted garden for The Red Cross' annual ball. Guests were received in a snow-covered forest, before unlocking the door to the Secret Garden with ornate keys sent out with invitations. Once inside, guests dined underneath a glowing moon, wisteria trees and crumbling stone ruins. Winner of two event industry awards for excellence.

  • Kevin Spacey's Fundraiser for The Old Vic Theatre

    A fundraising party for the Old Vic Theatre hosted by Kevin Spacey. With a retro airline theme, sponsored by Netjets, the party included food served by trolly dollies, a reconstructed aeroplane cabin with real seats and windows, go-go dancing cabin crew and a performance by comedienne Pam Ann.

  • Stella McCartney Wedding

    A week of events culminating in the wedding of Stella McCartney and Alasdhair Willis on The Isle of Bute, Scotland. Guests included Tom Ford, Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow and Paul McCartney.

  • Elton John's White Tie & Tiara Ball: Russia

    A Russian theme included Cossack dancers, hot air balloon rides, an orthodox church recreated in a marquee complete with gold leaf adorned walls and religious icons, and a dining room inspired by the great palaces with dessert served in individual hand-decorated chocolate Faberge eggs. Winner of an event industry award for excellence.

  • Elton John's White Tie & Tiara Ball: China

    A Chinese theme included Tai Chi performers, pot jugglers, Shaolin Monks and acrobats with a reception marquee featuring intricate fret-work 'Luna doors' and a real slate floor. A dining room styled with cherry blossom and silk dragon table cloths featured individual Chinese Bonsai tree centerpieces studded with 'clouds' of burnt orange orchids..

  • Elton John's White Tie & Tiara Ball: Africa

    An African theme included real giraffes and zebras, gorillas and a choir flown in from South Africa. The reception marquee was transformed into a game lodge with a thatched portico entrance while the dining marquee became a safari tent with views out onto the African landscape. Winner of two event industry awards for excellence.

  • Birthday & Christening for Raffy & Jo Manoukian

    A joint 50th birthday party and christening with contemporary Philippe Starck style interiors created inside a marquee. Guests included Elton John, David and Victoria Beckham, Gordon Ramsey and Elizabeth Hurley.

  • Honky Tonk Blues

    Inspired by the movie Urban Cowboy, the interior of the famous Texan honky tonk, Gilley's, was recreated in a marquee for an authentic country themed event. Avoiding the usual Country & Western clichés, guests felt they had stepped into an authentic Texan honky tonk with pool tables, rodeos, line dancing, a traditional country band and plenty of Jack Daniels and Budweiser.