Sweeten up your guests

Sweeten up your guests

CandyTown – kaikkien karkkien koti (translated in english it is like: every candy’s home) is one of our lovely partners for this years WeDo! Wedding fair.

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CandyTown is founded at the 1th of March in 2011 and the current managing director is Oona Suomalainen. CandyTown is owned by FilmTown.

CandyTown offers from all kinds of candy, to salty snacks, ice-creams, drinks and movies! At CandyTown you will find candy from the biggest brands such as Fazer, Haribo, Cloetta and Panda. And also you can buy movies at CandyTown, as mentioned before. For example, 1 movie costs 5€.

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Come to our Wedding Fair on the 15th of May, 12 -18h in Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Helsinki to try some lovely candy from CandyTown. And maybe you will be one of the lucky persons, who will get a coupon for some candy from CandyTown.

For more details where you can find one of the shops from CandyTown to buy some candy and a movie for a very relaxing and sweet evening or to buy candy for your own wedding, check out their website.

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Text by Victoria Eggersmann

Jewelry YOU create

Jewelry YOU create

Be your own jeweler designer, create what you like and then get it delivered to your front door. That was the idea of Kristian Saarikorpi. The finnish goldsmith vision was to put his customers on the design seat and let them make all the decisions and changes on their jewelry. He wanted them to design pieces that will remind them of special moments and memories that they had made.

Saarikorpi developed the app called EYE Jewelry which allows every user of an iPhone to create a necklace for free. First you have to choose which shape you want to have. After that you can either use your camera and catch the moment or you choose a picture from your gallery. You decide of the size and the place for the motive. The picture will be engraved into the material. A Video describes this progress very well.

If you need some help and want to get inspired you can check out the EYE Jewelry Instagram account or their blog. There you get to see some beautiful necklaces and they also keep you posted about the app.

For the promotion of the blog, Primesmith collaborates with well-known blogger from Finland, like Iina Hyttinen. The 23-year old has her own lifestyle blog and is writing for EYE Jewelry since this year.

As Fito Benitez, Marketing Manager of EYE Jewelry, informed us this way of designing and producing jewelry give the company the opportunity to work eco-friendly. The production is on-demand because very piece that will be produced is original and can only be produced if it is already sold and ordered. Hereby the company has no stocks of products.

At the beginning of this year Primesmith announced that their service is now available at the Appstore in 23 countries all over Europe. The company is always improving the app and their goal is to offer is for android phones as well. This is expected to be possible by the end of 2015.

So download the app and get started. Create by yourself gifts, memories and accessories.

Text by Sophia Jürgens

Orchidea: Weddings without the stress!

Orchidea: Weddings without the stress!

Do you fancy a wedding that’s elegant, beautiful and hilarious fun? If so, you’ve come to the right place! With Orchidea’s wedding services you can enjoy just that!

Orchidea plans executes, styles and decorates weddings and parties with personal style.

 

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Orchidea is a wedding planning company based in Helsinki offering “an unforgettable day of celebration”. Whether you want a small and intimate affair or a large and traditional wedding, Orchidea can make that happen and transform your every wish. We love her attention to detail! With magical touches seeming to be her speciality, no item is unable to be transformed!

 

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But don’t worry, their skills aren’t limited to weddings! They also arrange other wonderful events such as parties, corporate events, baby showers and children’s birthday parties.

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To find out more about the wonderful services offered, you can find the website and blog here!

Let’s make dreams come true!

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Music… Food for the soul!

Music… Food for the soul!

Viviane Bossina, a 22-year-old girl comes all the way from Brazzaville, Congo to Finland to pursue not only her study career – International Business at Haaga – Helia University of Applied Sciences but also her passion – singing. Looking at her on stage, you will realize that taking over the audience and adapting nice atmosphere are not difficulties for Viviane. As being said that performance experiences have to have time to accumulate, Viviane has appeared on various occasions since 2007. With a confident and passionate style on stage, Viviane will guide you to every moods, but the most significant feeling that remain in your mind is peacefulness.

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Being an independent singer, Viviane’s music genre prone to be R & B, soul, neo – soul, gospel and jazz than rap music. Although she is a young girl, her gorgeous voice could sing those high or even deep notes passionately, expressively and skillfully. Her voice is a gift from the above with full of liveliness whenever you listen to her singing.

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Listen to her once, and you will hardly forget. Vivane Bossina, “a girl who loves to sing and who wants to share her gift with you” “Will you join me on this musical journey?” – She said.

Will you come to our WE DO! Wedding Fair 2015 this year on 15th May at Haaga – Helia Pasila Campus to join with Viviane on her musical journey? Don’t hesitate to come with your friends or even on your own if you are free at that time, because we promise the Wedding Fair will give you much more surprises than you ever expect!

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Have your cake and eat it too with Kakkuhelmi!

Have your cake and eat it too with Kakkuhelmi!

I bet you clicked to see more of the article for these 3 reasons: You have no idea about what Kakkuhelmi is. You know it because you are from Finland or yo are just as curious as almost every human being. Okay no more bet and asking as it is time for the answer. If you know Finnish, you can skip this next sentence. Kakku means cake and Helmi is pearl, connect these words you will have pearl cake. Kakkuhelmi is not just a name of a cake but they are also a prestigious cake company – a bakery and pastry shop in Vallila, Helsinki in Finland. In 2009, Pia Penttilä graduated from the baker – confectioner. With the passion and enthusiasm for bakery, Pia decided to start her career – cake decoration and layer cakes from an amateur enthusiasts to a professional one. And with Pia’s endeavor, her dream cake company finally came true in October 2010, when Kakkuhelmi Company was born.

Pia Penttilä (Source: Kakkuhelmi Oy Pinterest)

 

Wedding cakes (Source: Kakkuhelmi Oy Pinterest)

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Kakkuhelmi produces beautiful handmade cakes, delicious cookies and savory offered with high quality craftsmanship, the finest ingredients for customers in the metropolitan area – including families, companies and associations, parties and events. This is to ensure that everyone gets a unique, proprietary products designed for their special occasions. The company will carry a creative look and tasty cakes to the opening of businesses, anniversaries, Christmas parties and other special occasions and events.

If you wish to have an elegant cake for your event or party, company or your association’s logo, diverse and highlight the festive, unique and hilarious or simply your favorite shape such as a book, bag or even a bikini suit, then choosing Kakkuhelmi will not disappoint you. Prices are determined by the size of the cake, the use of ingredients, decorations, workload, and normally prices will be at least starting from 80 €. Cakes sizes start from 10 persons and the size and price will be increased every five more persons (10, 15, 20, 25 …).

All kind of creative and tasty cakes and savoury from Kakkuhelmi (Source: http://www.kakkuhelmi.fi)

 

Besides those beautiful, unique and tasty handmade cake, the company also has a festive platform for all kind of cakes including round and rectangular cake tray for rent, and Cake Decoration courses. These courses are organized throughout the year, but unfortunately is only available in Finnish at the moment. You will learn how to make decorations for the cake in celebration. You can also register with Kakkuhelmi to keep privately decoration courses to learn how to make decorations according to your wishes and your schedule. Here are contact information and social media platforms from Kakkuhelmi Company: Pinterest | Instagram | Facebook | Linkedin

Kakkuhelmi Oy
Nilsiänkatu 10-14 B, 2nd floor
00510 Helsinki
Tel. 050 339 1135
pia@kakkuhelmi.fi

We are really delighted to have Kakkuhelmi as our partner on Friday 15th May at WE DO! Wedding Fair 2015. Come and join with us because this is a great chance for you to have wonderful time, know more about Kakkuhelmi and enjoy their tasty cakes. We do want to share our happiness and joyfulness with you!

 

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Suvi Tanssi – For the Love of Dance

Suvi Tanssi – For the Love of Dance

Suvi Koponen is a dancer and lives in Helsinki. She works in the field of dance and physical education. Dancing has been a part of her life for the last 25 years. The experience in the national team dance competition in Finland was her inspiration to establish a professional dancing studio. Suvi Koponen teaches, among other things, the following types of dance: Latin Dance, Dance Classes, Bailatino, Body Care & Stretching and Couple Dance. Besides Suvi Koponen is a personal trainer and helps people who would like to get an improved physical feeling.

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A lot of couples take teaching lessons for their upcoming wedding. With the help of Suvi Koponen every couple is able to have a romantic and harmonic wedding dance.

We are happy to welcome Suvi Tanssi with a special wedding dance workshop at our wedding fair on 15th of May!

 

Tervetuloa!

 

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Text by Jennifer Steinweg

Find ‘the one’

Find ‘the one’

Zazabella has several stores all around Finland; in Helsinki, Tampere, Turku, Espoo, Kuopio and Oulu. They sell dresses for any kind of special event in a woman’s life. They have a large choice of wedding dresses, prom dresses, party dresses and evening dresses.

Zazabella employees understand the importance of the wedding day and want to provide you with the best possible service in order for you to find your dream dress.  When you come in to the store,  you will be supported by a team who is dedicated to satisfy your needs. They will help you to find the perfect dress, offer styling services, help you to find all the accessories to compliment the dress and make the end result stunning!

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The prices at Zazabella are very competitive because they always try to buy the dresses directly, without any intermediaries in order to sell the product at the lowest price possible. Zazabella makes sure that every product corresponds with the client’s needs and makes everything as care free for the customer as possible.

Come to Zazabella and you will find your dream dress!

Zazabella Website

Where to find them in Helsinki :

Mannerheimintie 40
Mon 12-20
Tue-Fri 12-18
Saturday 10-15

050-5648239