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Yes, you need Kiss and Tell Weddings!!!!
Many people wonder they need to hire a wedding planner...well, I am going to give you a few reasons why. Now these reasons come from experience (my professional experience) and experience (attended events as a guest).
Let's get started!
Your invitation states that the ceremony will begin at 6pm. You arrive at 5:45pm, seat yourself, and wait...and wait and right as you are about to leave the ceremony begins promptly at 6:53pm. Not only does this throw off your plans for the rest of the evening but it also interferes with the photographer's timeline, the caterer's serving time, and it rushes the rest of the events because the venue is only booked until 10pm.
After waiting almost an hour to see your friend say "I Do", you walk into the reception hall to find out that all of the seats are taken. What was the point in RSVPing?? So now you are stuck sitting by the restroom door in a chair that was pulled from the venue's office.
Since the ceremony was late in taking place, the meal is now cold. Before you can finish eating it, the servers remove your plate because dessert is supposed to be served at 8pm. What you don't know is that the caterer and serving staff are only booked until 9pm.
Well at least you will get some cake.....or so you think! The final payment was not made to the baker so the cake was not delivered. The mother of the Bride is upset and fussing at everyone who approaches her. The Bride and Groom are embarrassed but they try to go on by preparing for their first dance. The DJ is the Bride's cousin but he has not shown up yet. But never fear, another cousin is there with her iPhone and Pandora app. She finds a microphone and places it next to her phone so that the first dance can commence.
It is now 9:41pm and family of the wedding party are asking you to help clean up the venue. Chairs need to be stacked, tables wiped off, and floors swept. You look to the right and you see your friend, in her gorgeous wedding dress, stacking chairs. You feel bad so you partake in the clean up.
Finally, you get to hug and congratulate your friend while checking your GPS for the nearest Burger King.
My job as a wedding planner is to make sure your wedding starts on time. I provide the timeline for the wedding party and all vendors involved. Guest list management is a service that I provide to ensure that guests who RSVP'd have a seat and warm meal. I check with all vendors at least 2 weeks prior to your event to work out the logistics (final payment due dates, delivery times, set-up/take down times, etc). I have no problem with with working with your family as vendors but my number 1 goal is to act in your best interest. A timeline is set in place so that guests nor clients see the breakdown part of the evening.
No one is perfect and things happen, but it is my job to perfect the imperfections and alleviate your stress.
I will be glad to assist you in planning and executing your big day!!
Ashton and Kenyetta were married on September 29, 2018 amongst family and friends. My favorite part of the ceremony was when Ashton and Kenyetta said their vows to their children, sweetly professing their unconditional love to them. The love was definitely felt throughout the church. The Bride chose rose and gold for her reception colors and they turned out beautifully.
Dream Team: Photography: JHoward Photos| Event Planning: Kiss and Tell Weddings | Venue: Ardmore Convention Center| Location: Ardmore, Oklahoma | Food: Family of Bride | DJ: Marchello "DJ Lo" Anderson |Hair: Hair by J | Makeup: Taylor| Bartender: Wendy Douglas| Invitations: Texoma Creations|
on your engagement!! Now regain your composure and call your parents. Tell them
the good news first. Then send a mass text to all of your family and friends!!
The 'proper' way would be to hold an engagement party and formally announce your
engagement, but let's face it...technology has changed all of the rules! So
here's an idea....tell your friends and THEN have an engagement party and
'formally' announce your engagement!!
I highly recommend hiring a wedding planner (hint...hint) to help you with the logistics (date,
location, theme, budget, style, etc.) of your wedding.
As your Bridal consultant I will guide you through every minor and major
detail of your wedding day. Once you, your fiancé, and I have discussed the
logistics of your wedding, both of you can sit back and relax knowing
that your wedding day will be in the hands of a professional. On the day of your wedding, I will get you and your future spou…
Congratulations to the class of 2018! I had the honor of setting up a graduation dinner for my
god-daughter, Madisen, who also happens to be one of the valedictorians of her
class. Graduation day brings a roller coaster of emotions for the
graduates and their families. It’s a time of celebration, achievement, anxiety,
and fear of the unknown.
“What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the human soul.” —Joseph Addison
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