When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 9 – Let’s Get Married!!

Wow, it’s finally here! It is so hard to believe that I'm getting married this weekend! It feels like only yesterday, I posted our first blog marking the six month point. So, what have we been up to? It might be better to say, what we haven’t been up to in the last two weeks. We … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 9 – Let’s Get Married!!

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 8 – I’m getting married a month from today!

One Month Out! Well its official we’re one month away from the big day! Needless to say our “to-do” list is rapidly moving along and more items being added daily. So what should you be doing one month out from your wedding? Here’s a few things we suggest. Send out rehearsal dinner invitations. Since your … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 8 – I’m getting married a month from today!

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 7 – It’s All in the Details!

We’ve had a couple events happen in the last two weeks. It’s hard to believe we’re officially less than two months out! Invitations have gone out and we’re starting to lock in our final tie-down meetings with our officiant and DJ. As many of you are probably aware by now, consistency is extremely important to … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 7 – It’s All in the Details!

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 6 – If the Dress Fits…

Happy Wedding Wednesday! We’ve checked more items off of our to-do list this week! One being my first dress fitting...yay!! Before putting on my wedding planner hat and providing some tips for your dress fitting, let me give you a little back story on one of our favorite bridal boutiques in the Dayton area. How many … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 6 – If the Dress Fits…

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 5 – T minus 3 months

3 MONTHS!!! It’s hard to believe we’re three months out! To-do items are approaching quick and we’re finalizing a lot of little details. So what have we been up to for the last two weeks? As mentioned in my previous blog we were taking our honeymoon. It was great and we enjoyed our time away. … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 5 – T minus 3 months

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 4 – What’s in a Name

It's hard to believe that our original wedding date would have been a little over a week ago! We are so glad that we opted to move it to November so we could truly enjoy our engagement. As most couples, they go on a honeymoon shortly after saying their "I do's" and we are no … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 4 – What’s in a Name

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 3 – We’re 4 Months Out!!

Wow, it's hard to believe we are just about four months out from the big day! FOUR MONTHS!!! Where has the time gone?!? July has been a busy month for us! We’ve locked down a lot of final details and our to-do list is getting smaller. Below I broke down some key things to think about when … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 3 – We’re 4 Months Out!!

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 2 – There’s an App for That!

Something that Colin and I have experienced a lot of during our planning process is the common phrase “did you download the app?” There seems to be an app for everything so here is my breakdown of a couple apps that have worked the best and been the most helpful for us. Wedding Registries Please don’t … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 2 – There’s an App for That!

When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 1

As a planner the expectation that exists when it’s your own wedding is higher and more stressful. People automatically think your special day has been planned since you were a little girl, for me, that wasn’t the case. Working within the industry I did have a solid idea on my wedding vendor team, but that didn’t mean my … Continue reading When the Planner Becomes the Client: Part 1

Nashville to Dayton: How do you plan a long-distance bridal shower?

Well, the answer is very simple...hire a planner, which is exactly what yesterday's client did. She actually found us on WeddingWire and reached out to us about helping her execute her vision for her cousin's family bridal shower. She is an extremely busy professional living in Nashville, Tennessee and simply didn't have the time to … Continue reading Nashville to Dayton: How do you plan a long-distance bridal shower?