For a couple new 2013 Brides, we are in the budget discussion for the wedding.  As we design and plan the details of the wedding, there are also many small cost that can easily get missed in the process.  Items we as planners consider “hidden cost.”  Ladies, as you begin the planning process  for your […]

December 18, 2012

  A couple months ago, the pantone spring 2013 colors were shared for the coming new year.  It’s awesome to learn and follow the fashion trends.  The pantone colors not only give the fashion industry direction on color schemes, but it also helps Brides think through their wedding colors in the planning process.  Reference Pantone […]

December 10, 2012

Your Style Your Venue!   I recently shared a blog about selecting the venue based on the style of your wedding theme.  I was inspired to do a part II because I received a comment requesting to see more venue pictures.  Plus, I have a couple Brides going through this process to find the right […]

November 27, 2012

As we traveled returning various wedding decorations and rentals back to there destinations, I began reflecting on the week of preparation leading up to that very moment.  The days of picking up items from one city.  Picking up more decorations from another city.  Storing the decor in one location.  Loading up and off loading the […]

November 13, 2012

by Nishaka Proctor One of the common challenges I continue to see in regards to Wedding Reply/RSVP Cards is the lack of response from family and friends.  Sometimes we may be thinking “I’ll send it.”  Other times we may be thinking “She knows I’m coming.”  Often guest may forget about it all together.  Receiving and […]

October 31, 2012

by  Nishaka Proctor So what exactly is a wedding planner? She (or he) plans, organizes, and manages wedding details, or assists in the planning of weddings on a professional basis. 7 Reasons Why you need a Wedding Planner There are endless details to arrange, many logistics to organize, several vendors to hire, schedules, time-lines and […]

October 25, 2012

by Nishaka Proctor Recently working with one of my Brides, she was having challenges finalizing her wedding colors. I thought about a few ways to help her narrow down her color theme. Just in case you are looking for some additional guidance, here are some ideas to help you too! Your Favorites: Simply think about […]

October 21, 2012

by Nishaka Proctor I spent a couple hours at a Bridal Fitting for one of my Brides and her Bridesmaids. We actually had a really good time with one another. The Bride, Four of the Bridesmaids, one Jr. Bridesmaid, Three Friends, plus the Wedding Planner were present for the fitting. A big group right. If […]

October 21, 2012

by Nishaka Proctor When planning your special event, two important items to determine are your budget and venue.   These two typically drive the rest of the decision making of all the to do’s of the event. Identify your theme for your special event and select a venue that matches your style. If you have a […]

October 21, 2012

by Nishaka Proctor Have you ever used a checklist when planning an event? Did you get stressed out along the way and almost wanted to give up? Having the vision for an event is one aspect. The ability to plan, organize, and manage the execution of the vision is another. There are several steps in […]

October 21, 2012