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Preserving Heritage with Fresh Purpose
SENTUL DEPOT EPITOMISES YTL LAND’S PHILOSOPHY OF REJUVENATING HISTORICAL SITES WITH A DYNAMIC NEW LEASE OF LIFE History resonates vividly at Sentul Depot. Standing at the centre of this massive complex, which once stood among the finest integrated railway engineering workshops in the world, you can almost hear the... Read more
Palatial private estates turned event venues
One thing I have noticed in the last few weeks is that more venues these days are designed to meet event planners’ needs and changing requirements. The newer spaces want to appeal and attract young, energetic people who want to host events in an exciting environment. New venues have... Read more
Indoor vs outdoor venues for events
Ultimately, choosing the right venue sets the tone for an entire event. There are many factors which play a part in selecting the right venue and there are many factors to consider when deciding on an indoor or an outdoor venue. While the time of the year does not... Read more
Morphing cafes into event spaces
NO, IT’S NOT REPURPOSING… IT’S ADDING NEW PURPOSE  Many of us resort to working out of the office sometimes, choosing to pop by the nearest café for its stimulating environment to get things done. More than just a coffee shop where working nomads are logged on to their laptops... Read more
Welcoming 2017 with open arms and if I should summarise my December of 2016 in a few words, it was filled with weddings and more weddings. Punjabi weddings are the longest, lasting nothing less than three days. All that beer and mutton had left their marks on the hips,... Read more
Of colour kale, paper flowers, pop-ups and 2017
The events industry of 2016 has seen many trends come and go with various venue designs. The coming year will be no different as there will be fresh ones to look out for. We’ve seen the rise of social media and tech tools and it’s always exciting to predict... Read more
‘Tis the season for corporate parties
The holiday season is officially upon us. We are a month away from 2017 and it is time to usher in the most wonderful time of the year, and certainly, the busiest. With school holidays and Christmas approaching, companies and individuals will be busy planning and hosting Christmas, New... Read more
Merits of saying ‘I do’ in gardens
BY Ravena Hundal  I like saving money and being practical. For someone who is planning her wedding, I take the costs involved seriously. The tricky part is finding that perfect balance between cost-efficiency while still delivering on the memorable once-in-a-lifetime event. It’s all about balancing the costs and managing... Read more
From shoplots to vibrant spaces
VENUE SPACE BY Ravena Hundal  Owning an unoccupied shoplot is more of a boon than bane these days now that the option of turning it into an event venue is on the table. A number of shoplot event spaces have been transformed into viable, money-making businesses as they cater to residents of their community. Location,... Read more