The (Over) Grand Entrance

Months ago, I had a FIVE-HOUR ¬†selection meeting with a family where the bride just came from India. She was used to seeing “India” weddings and humbly speaking I can’t compare to those Crazy setups especially with an American USD budget! She kept on challenging me in a hip Mumbian Accent: “Oh Sushil! We need […]

Revenge of the Dirty Bathrooms – Desi-Style!

Dirty bathrooms? Why don’t you hire a bathroom attendant like Mintoo! Why do Desis have to make the bathroom so dirty? And why are public bathrooms at Desi establishments always gross? This reminds me of a story. Years ago, I had a bride, Mintoo (name has been intentionally changed for this passage) and she was […]

Dirty Competition Indeed!

Summer 2005, UE was pretty new to the industry so talks of any new decor competition would raise my eyebrows! I bumped into a well-known Indian photographer whose specialty besides taking wonderful photos is knowing “something about everyone.” Me and the photographer began talking and he mentioned that a “native Atlantan couple” is starting a […]

Desi Dirty Diaper Changer

One time a very popular “auntie” restauranteur was telling me a story. I was setting up an event in the banquet hall for an evening event. There was an afternoon event that was just completed. While setting up, amidst the earlier party’s trash, I noticed they left a dirty diaper under one of the banquet […]

Welcome to the Utopian Events Blog!

Welcome to the Utopian Events Blog! Here you’ll find what’s new and fresh in special event decor. Enjoy photos and videos of our recent client work, hear what our clients have to say about working with us and even read a funny story or two from Shushil’s experience in the field. We invite you to […]