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Best New York Wedding Band

Finer Touch Entertainment is proud to announce our partnership with the best New York Wedding Band in town. IET will electrify your event with a live music stage show that is unmatched!  Couple that with finest in DJ entertainment and you are guaranteed to have an unforgettable entertainment experience! Finer Touch and IET will bring style and flair to events of every kind.  Specializing in Weddings, Corporate events, Non-Profit galas, and more, FTE and IET  can now give our clients the best aspects of what both amazing DJ entertainment and live music can offer all in one high energy package. We are now not only NYC, Westchester and the Tri-State area's finest when it comes to DJ entertainment, but we have now fully rounded out our roster of amazing entertainers to provide a group of the most talented Wedding, Corporate, and Special Event entertainers in the business. [caption id="attachment_1237" align="aligncenter" width="624"] IET Band is...

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The Bride is wearing 6 inch heels! How does she do it?

These days heels are getting higher and higher. The models at the Bridal Shows wear 6 inch heels. What about the real brides? Some brides wear 6 inches, others wear 3 inches, but regardless of the inch height how are these brides pulling it off on their entire BIG DAY. It sounds like grooms have a lot of foot rubbing to do during the first night of being married. This still doesn't answer the question of how the brides do it. The truth is that very few brides go the entire day wearing their heels. After the ceremony or even after their first dance, most brides ditch the heels and change to comfortable flats. That sounds like cheating. What about the guests? Some Brides even take the extra curtsy step to have folded flats as party favors for their guests. If you know of any other ways that brides get...

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Have you ever wondered where the tiered wedding cake structure came from?

Have you ever wondered where the tiered wedding cake structure came from? Would you have ever guessed that it came from architecture in London? Well it did. According to London24 the tiered cake oriented in 1703. A baker's apprentice, Thomas Rich, fell in love with his boss's daughter and wanted to surprise her on their wedding day. He decided to create a different kind of cake. Rich was inspired by the steeple of St Bride's Church in London. After Rich's innovative tiered cake, it soon gained popularity and is still used today. The next time that you see a tired cake this wedding season think back to the origins of the cake. It is quite interesting that the traditional tiered wedding cake was inspired by the architecture of a steeple in London.      ...

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DIY Bridal Makeup

The Digital Age, that we live in, has allowed people all around the world to learn how to "do it yourself." The video that we are featuring today is a DIY Bridal makeup tutorial. This video is not another one of those ordinary makeup tutorials, it is geared toward brides for their big day. Check out the tutorial below to help with long lasting makeup that is waterproof and photogenic for those cameras that will be capturing your big day! ...

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Violin Freestyle to See You Again (Paul Walker Tribute)

Check out this video of Violinist, Eric Stanley, free-styling to the instrumental of Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' (Paul Walker Tribute)  Eric Stanley was born and raised in Chesapeake, VA. At the age 12, he began learning to play the Violin. He enjoyed playing the violin as a hobby but then decided to take it more seriously and in high school he received professional training at the Richmond Youth Symphony Orchestra. Stanley furthered his education, graduating with degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University. Stanley started creating homemade youtube videos where he recorded himself in his room. He currently has over 100,000 subscribers. Stanley freestyles to many different genres, mostly including Hip Hop, R&B, and Pop; you can find his work on his youtube page. If you would like to learn more about Stanley and his upcoming performances, check out his website below. https://www.ericstanleyworldwide.com/     Looking for live music at your next event?  Visit...

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Check Out FTE’s own Event Harpist Brandee on Fox 5

We are excited to announce that Fox 5 recently aired a feature of our very own special event harpist, Ms. Brandee Younger. Brandee is a Harpist who is not only classically trained, but she has managed to take the classic sound of the harp and put a contemporary twist on it.  From classical to jazz, to R&B and more, she has reinvented the sound we have all come to know so well.  A few of her most recent accolades include  working with several well known R&B and Hip Hop artists such as Common, Drake,  and John Legend just to name a few.  In addition Brandee teaches at the Greenwich House Music School. Brandee has provided music and entertainment for many of our clients over the years at everything from wedding ceremonies to cocktail hours and more.  Brandee can perform as a solo musician, in a duo, trio, or quartet if requested. If you interested...

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Recap: Bridal and Quince Expo

It's unfortunate if you could not make the 2015 New York and Bridal and Quince Expo presented by Blu Garden Events. If you did not make it, that's alright, we still want to share some of the event with you so that you do not miss out completely. The Expo was held on March 10th at the stunning Museum of Moving Images in NYC. The Expo included a Fashion Show, Entertainment Showcase, Yumminess Spread (tasty treats), a Beauty Lodge, and a Fashion Gallery. We at Finer Touch especially loved the expo, as we are professionals but we love to make our guests happy and party with them. The guests were lively, enjoying our DJ, harpist, photo booth and were overly willing to come on stage and have a wonderful time dancing with us. The Expo had an overall great turnout. It is unfortunate if you could not make it but don't...

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Lady Gaga Is Engaged to Taylor Kinney

This Valentines Day Taylor Kinney, Lady Gaga's long term boyfriend, surprised her with a heart shaped ring. Lady Gaga posted a photo of her ring on Instagram, Monday, saying "He gave me his heart on Valentine's Day, and I said YES!" Kinney and Gaga met on the set of Gaga's music video, "Yoü And I" in 2011. They started dating after the video and kept their relationship private. Take a look at Gaga's heart shaped engagement ring below. ...

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