After the Atinuda Event Planner’s Atelier came the Atinuda Appreciation Gala at Oriental Hotel on the 9th of June hosted by Ayiri Oladunmoye, founder of Atinuda and CEO of Oaken Events.
With all the speakers in attendace, Seyi Olusanya (Once Upon a Destination), Christina Holt (Wedding Concepts) and Diann Valentine (Diann Valentine Living Well), other guests included Funke Bucknor-Obruthe of Zapphaire Events, Mati Gono of Just As Planned, Tosan Jemide of Cakes By Tosan, Elohor Aisien of Prive Atelier, Chef Eros, Chef Fregz, Toke Makinwa, Kunbi Oyelese, Arese Ugwu, BellaNaija Living‘s Eki Ogunbor representing the BellaNaija Lifestyle team which covers Living, Weddings, Beauty, Style & Fashion and many other stylish guests.
The night started out with cocktails and a networking session under a starry night at Oriental hotel. Guests were later ushered into the event hall that was beautifully decorated by Oaken Events and YventKouture with music by DJ Jimmy Jatt and a musical performance by the Muson Orchestra. Guests were served a 3 course dinner with a performance by Cobhams Asuquo and a presentation of the Valentine Cuff by Diann Valentine.
The night ended with a gorgeous fireworks display and a beautiful view of the Lagos skyline at night.
See the Photos
Cocktail Hour & Guest Arrivals
The Valentine Cuff Presentation by Diann Valentine
Baby, You’re A Firework!
List of Vendors
- Décor by : Oaken Events and YventKouture
- Presented and Planned by : Oaken Events Limited
- Stage design: Nelson Jack
- Lightning: Megavision
- Photography: Dare Photography and Sottu Photography
- Venue: Sky Terrace, Oriental Hotel, Lagos
- Multimedia/ Technical: SAProductions
- Master of Ceremony: Buchi Ojieh
- Performing Artist: Muson Orchestra
- Performing Artist: Cobhams Asuquo
- Disc Jockey: Dj Jimmy Jatt
- Dior Chairs: Chestnut Rentals
- Catering: Chef Fregzs and Heels in the Kitchen
- Simultaneous waiting service: Oaken Events Limited
- Cocktails: Mandies cocktails and Rum “n” Passion
- Dessert and Sweet station: Sweet Cravings and Rum “n” Passion
- Canapés: Cookie Jar Bakery | Eros & Gourmet Foods
- Hall Carpeting: Nobel Carpets and Rugs
- Videography: Leye Olumide
- Modeling company: Catch 22Models
- Model Shoes: Elan Red Store
- Model Hairstylist: Rapheal Maria
- Model Make up artist: Beautbyfifi
- Model Accessories: Zena Accessories
- Bridal Gowns: Toju Foyeh
- Bridal Cuffs: Diann Valentine Cuffs
- Dessert 2: Salt Lagos
- Band: Sharp Band
- Cocktail stools: Blu Victoria
- Flowers: Flower Fairy
- Fireworks: Vee &Gee Entertainment and Productions Ltd.
- Voss Water: Oaken Events Limited
- Monogrammed chairs: Mac Edgars
- Bone China: Gigs Rental Company
- Hall Fragrance: Nicole Francis
- Stationery- Menu Cards: Parchment by Dami