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YouToo America Interview

YouToo America Interview I was recently interviewed by Youtoo America to talk about what I do as a wedding and event planner, and all of the amazing services I offer my clients. I love working with my [...]

June 7th, 2018|Feature, Special Events|

Nicholas and Noura’s Wedding

Nicholas and Noura’s Wedding A rich color palette, bold orchids, and deep purple roses, are only just a few phrases to describe the details of Nicholas and Noura’s Manchester Grand Hyatt wedding in Downtown San Diego.The reception [...]

March 1st, 2018|Weddings|

Mari’s Glamorous Bat Mitzvah

Mari’s Glamorous Bat Mitzvah On a beautiful, sunny San Diego day, Mari’s friends and family gathered to celebrate a special milestone, her Bat Mitzvah. Mari was a superstar at her Bat Mitzvah ceremony and reception – take [...]

January 25th, 2018|Special Events|

Matt and Ashley’s Destination Coronado Wedding

Matt and Ashley’s Destination Coronado Wedding Take a look at this dream San Diego destination wedding. The weather was perfect – bright blue skies, the San Diego skyline and Coronado Bridge in the background, and lots and [...]

January 11th, 2018|Weddings|

Shine on America – Patriotic Wedding Inspiration

Shine on America – Patriotic Wedding Inspiration Red, white, and blue, and a whole lot of love! I recently had the privilege of working with some of my favorite vendors in order to create a patriotic inspired [...]

November 10th, 2017|Weddings|

A Very Stylish Garden Party – L’Auberge Hotel Styled Photo Shoot

A Very Stylish Garden Party – L’Auberge Hotel Styled Photo Shoot “Would you like an adventure now, or shall we have our tea first?” – Peter Pan Tea first please! I am so excited to share with [...]

October 5th, 2017|Special Events|

Ashley and Matt’s Highlight Video!

Ashley and Matt’s Highlight Video! Check out Ashley and Matt’s highlight video! Taylor Films did an amazing job highlighting the most important details from their special day!

July 7th, 2017|Weddings|

Planning Your Wedding With Events by Gisele

Planning Your Wedding With Events by Gisele Follow us, step by step, through one day of wedding planning. It’s hard to explain exactly what my clients receive when they hire Events by Gisele to plan their special events. Spending [...]

April 6th, 2017|Special Events|

Spirit of Syria – Helping Those Who Need It Most

Spirit of Syria – Helping Those Who Need It Most For the past five years, Syria has been plagued with a brutal civil war, forcing many to leave their homes with nothing but the clothes on their [...]

January 25th, 2017|Special Events|

Love in Palm Desert – Julie and Neil’s Modern Chic Wedding

Love in Palm Desert – Julie and Neil’s Modern Chic Wedding A desert tableau, modern chic decor, and a stylish and very in love couple, makes for one beautiful wedding! As I look back at all of [...]

January 10th, 2017|Weddings|

How to Plan an Easy and Elegant Christmas Party!

How to Plan an Easy and Elegant Christmas Party! Throwing a Christmas party is easy! Yes, I said it, easy! Christmas time is a busy time for everyone, but here are a few tips on how to [...]

December 11th, 2016|Special Events|

Talia’s Graduation Party

Talia’s Graduation Party It’s official, both of my daughters are now in college! Where does time go? I remember dropping them off for their first day of kindergarten like it was yesterday! Last year we celebrated Caleen [...]

October 3rd, 2016|Special Events|

Delia and Feras’ Grand Hyatt Wedding!

Delia and Feras’ Grand Hyatt Wedding! Everyone deserves to have their dream wedding become a dream come true! And that is why I am so excited to share the details from Delia and Feras’ dream wedding! The [...]

September 7th, 2016|Weddings|

Radys Children’s Hospital Benefit Gala

Radys Children’s Hospital Benefit Gala Every year I look forward to participating in the planning of the Radys Children’s Hospital Auxiliary – Rancho Santa Fe unit Benefit Gala. It is so rewarding to plan such an amazing event  for [...]

August 18th, 2016|Special Events|

Elan’s Bar Mitzvah!

Elan’s Bar Mitzvah! Mazel Tov! I am so excited to share with you Elan’s Bar Mitzvah! Elan’s Bar Mitzvah was full of personal details and fun, and I can’t wait for you to see the pictures! First, [...]

August 1st, 2016|Special Events|

Tim’s 50th Birthday Celebration!

Tim’s 50th Birthday Celebration! Every birthday deserves to be celebrated, especially the big 5-0! Tim’s milestone birthday party took place right in his backyard. Guests enjoyed appetizers, which included a wide variety of cheeses and individual servings [...]

July 27th, 2016|Special Events|

Talia’s Senior Session

Talia’s Senior Session Graduating high school is an exciting milestone, and having a senior photoshoot is a great way to commemorate the achievement. Talia wanted to do something unique for her senior session, and that’s exactly what Events by [...]

May 17th, 2016|Special Events|

Chelsea and Alexander’s Regal Winter Wedding!

Chelsea and Alexander’s Regal Winter Wedding! Full of so many personal details, a gorgeous venue, and of course most importantly; love, Chelsea and Alexander’s San Diego winter wedding was quite perfect! The couple chose to have their [...]

March 21st, 2016|Weddings|

Katie and Kyle’s Santa Barbara Wedding!

Katie and Kyle’s Santa Barbara Wedding! The sun was shining and love was in the air at Katie and Kyle’s Santa Barbara wedding! Whether the couple chooses to their first look before the ceremony or during, it [...]

February 29th, 2016|Weddings|

Circus Nights Benefit Gala

Circus Nights Benefit Gala The Circus Nights Gala  raised money and awareness for the Sam S. and Rose Stein Emergency Care Center, the only emergency care center in the San Diego region solely dedicated to caring for [...]

January 27th, 2016|Special Events|

Sommer & Joe’s Fairytale Wedding!

Sommer & Joe’s Fairytale Wedding! Hello, it’s me again! I am excited to show you Sommer and Joe’s wedding! It was a pleasure working with the lovely couple, and together we pieced together all of the details [...]

January 9th, 2016|Weddings|

Rita & Andy’s Elegant Grand Hyatt Wedding

Rita & Andy’s Elegant Grand Hyatt Wedding Let’s take a look at Rita and Andy’s royal wedding reception! Rita wanted to make sure that her wedding was different, and that is exactly what we did! Rita chose [...]

January 8th, 2016|Weddings|

Heather & Sasha’s Modern University Club Wedding

Heather & Sasha’s Modern University Club Wedding Heather and Sasha’s day was so special. Their vibrant colors, personal touches, and venue made it a wedding to remember! They had the entire downtown San Diego as backdrop, a [...]

December 31st, 2015|Weddings|

Alexis & Jamil’s Marriott Marquis Wedding

Destination Weddings – San Diego, California Alexis and Jamil’s San Diego Wedding can be described as: luxe, elegant, light & beautiful! Events By Gisele had the amazing opportunity to plan and coordinate this incredibly special occasion. The ceremony was [...]

December 10th, 2015|Weddings|

Rayya & Gabe’s Grand Hyatt Wedding

Rayya & Gabe’s Grand Hyatt Wedding I had the pleasure of helping Rayya and Gabe bring their visions to life for their wedding at the amazing Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego on a lovely July day. This San Diego [...]

October 29th, 2015|Weddings|

Rady Children’s Hospital Event

Rady Children’s Hospital Event Rady Children’s Hospital is one of the premier institutions in San Diego, offering children hope through means of medical care, treatment and prevention.  I am so proud of this organization, and as a Board [...]

February 24th, 2015|Special Events|

Ashley and Joe’s Coronado Wedding

Ashley and Joe’s Coronado Wedding Ashley and Joe’s wedding can be described as “simple elegance”. Attention to detail was key, and adding upscale elements to bring the brides vision to life truly brought this wedding together.  They were married at Mary [...]

February 7th, 2015|Weddings|

Middle-Eastern Wedding in San Diego

Middle-Eastern Wedding in San Diego The holidays are a magical time, and for Ayla and Alaa, their wedding, which took place just after Thanksgiving, was equally as magical. Their wedding paid respect to their Middle-Eastern backgrounds: traditional [...]

December 23rd, 2009|Weddings|

Lebanese Night in San Diego

Lebanese Night in San Diego Not all the events that I coordinate are weddings.  In fact, some are other parties, like the Lebanese Night, which took place last month.  This party was so special to me; not [...]

November 30th, 2009|Special Events|

Joanna & Constantine, San Diego Wedding

Real Wedding | Joanna + Constantine | San Diego Weddings Any wedding at the US Grant Hotel is spectacular, yet Joanna and Constantine’s was truly over-the-top!  I helped plan and coordinate this elegant wedding, and in line with [...]

November 20th, 2009|Weddings|

Bridal Headpieces That Inspire

Bridal Headpieces That Inspire Bridal headpieces are a growing trend among brides; some add them in addition to the wedding veil, and others may opt to have one in place of the veil.  No matter the choice, [...]

November 14th, 2009|Weddings|

Dara’s Bat Mitzvah

Dara’s Bat Mitzvah On July 6th we were honored to help celebrate the Bat Mitzvah of Dara at the La Jolla Country Club in La Jolla, California. Dara’s palette of purple and silver was lovely. To make [...]

July 19th, 2009|Special Events|

Destination Weddings – San Diego, California

Destination Weddings – San Diego, California With a temperate climate and beautiful spaces aplenty, San Diego has become a destination spot for weddings for residents across north America. Boasting clients from the East Coast, Northern California and [...]

July 9th, 2009|Weddings|

A San Diego Wedding Planner Perfect For A San Diego Wedding

A San Diego Wedding Planner Perfect For A San Diego Wedding Congratulations! Gisele wishes you her warmest congratulations on your recent engagement! If you are looking for a San Diego Wedding Planner to create your “once [...]

June 10th, 2009|Weddings|

U.S. Grant Hotel Bridal Show

U.S. Grant Hotel Bridal Show I would like to thank everyone who stopped by the Events by Gisele booth at the U.S. Grant Hotel Bridal Show called Swoon 4 Bridal Showcase. It was a great turnout and a true pleasure speaking with everyone that [...]

March 10th, 2009|Special Events|

Tea With Gisele

Tea With Gisele Tea doesn’t have to be a boring milk and two sugars affair, in fact the simple pleasure of having a soothing cup of tea can become a relaxing beautiful experience with the right ingredients. [...]

September 11th, 2008|Special Events|

Welcome to Events by Gisele

Welcome to Events by Gisele Welcome to Events by Gisele. Your events are important no matter what the reason for them and should be treated with care. We will help to create the perfect setting and make [...]

August 8th, 2008|Special Events|