Event Planning & Party Styling Specialists

It’s our passion the planning, coordination and decoration of (very) special events. Your events! We are based in Lisbon, Portugal. We bring your ideas to life, create the perfect event, beautiful decorations and unforgettable experiences, for you and your family who value the timeless art of celebrating life!


Creative and private consultancy and mentorship


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We plan and style special events such as birthdays, party’s, small weddings and corporate meetings.

About Bliss

Bliss Event Planning & Styling is a young and dynamic event management and and styling project. We are specialized in Party Styling and decoration of private, children’s and intimate events, such as birthdays, baptisms, communions, small weddings or corporate events.

We are passionate about teaching all we know to our fabulous students and believe that training is very important in this market. We take our courses to many cities in Portugal and will soon make them available internationally. Our courses and workshops main themes are Party Styling, Event Management, Cake Design, Floral Design, Balloon Design, among othertopics related to Events.

We are pleased to announce the first Portuguese Party Styling Academy, which you can get to know here.

The Bliss Philosophy and Vision

We believe that life needs to be celebrated! Of important emotional value, each birthday, baptism, communion or celebration deserves a careful organization, thoughtful planning and attention to detail. The Bliss Event Planning and Styling services are unique and exclusive. We can designate it as a turnkey service, we will take care of all the logistics and decoration for you for an excellent result.

We invest our know-how and experience in the creation of memories and making dreams come true! Our organizational process starts by getting to know you, what motivates you, what makes you feel happy. Only then will we be able to create an amazing event, for you and the whole family! The presentation of our Sweet tables will be the culmination of a highly creative and personalized process, for you who need your time for other matters! We are delighted to organize every detail for you, controlling the event’s budget, managing suppliers, infusing our creativity, knowledge, training and experience in all processes.

We work based on values such as quality and integrity and strive to ensure that all our services consistently achieve the highest degree of satisfaction.

In the end, after a lot of care for every detail, we will love to witness your look of astonishment when you see the final result and that everything we created will become the last as a very good and fond memory!

The Founder

Joana Bernardo Rodrigues studied at two world-class hotel schools, Les Roches and the Swiss Hotel Management School, finishing her BA in International Hospitality and Events Management in 2007. She performed several functions in several 5-star hotel chains such aas The Four Seasons and The Ritz-Carlton. She also worked for other industries.

In 2012, she trained at Isto Faz-se Cake Design School, created a Cake Design Facebook project and collaborated with Portuguese Event Planners for some years. In 2016, she studiedCake Decoration at Squires Kitchen International School of Cake Design, having studied with Claire Fitzsimons, Tessa Whitehouse, among other talented professionals. In Portugal, she learned with Sónia Azoia, Michael Almeida and Clara Pedro.

In 2017, Joana founded the Bliss project, teaching in her own atelier the art of Cake Design. The project grew quickly and Joana decided to make it bigger, incorporating Event Styling and Management services.. In the meantime, he deepens her knowledge of Party Styling, Floral Design and Balloon Design, having studied with Kika Duarte (Auguri Festas) and Teresa Ribeiro (Academia Teresa Ribeiro – Floral Design School).

In 2020, Joana created the first Portuguese Party Styling Academy. She continues creating new presential and online courses.