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Marc and Xana’s love story reached its peak on a balmy August day in 2023 as they exchanged vows at their private home in Newport, Rhode Island. Their wedding was a celebration of coastal elegance, with every detail thoughtfully crafted to showcase the natural beauty of their oceanfront property and the timeless charm of Newport. […]

Event Design, Event Planning, Real Wedding, Vendors, Weddings

June 1, 2024

A Coastal Newport Soiree

Navigating the Budget ConversationCommunicating your wedding budget effectively is a vital aspect of the planning process. Whether you’re discussing details with vendors, mapping out projects, or managing your finances, clear communication can make all the difference. To help you navigate this crucial conversation, here are some practical tips to ensure your budget is understood and […]

Event Planning, Planning Tips, Vendors, Weddings

April 15, 2024

Mastering Budget Communication: Tips for Wedding Planning Success

On November 30th, 2022 an intimate group of Wedding Planners gathered in Newport, Rhode Island for the first Wedding Planner Strategy Session in preparation for 2023. The focus of this half-day meeting was to bring together like-minded individuals who want to better their businesses through education, discussion, and collaboration. It was the perfect opportunity to […]

Coaching, Vendors, Wedding Planner Strategy Session, Weddings

February 9, 2023

Revisiting the 2022 Wedding Planner Strategy Session

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 3) Vendors are what make your event! They are the building blocks that will help you bring your vision to life and ensure that your guests have an unforgettable experience. For this reason, it is important to properly vet your vendors to ensure you are working with the right team. […]

Vendors, Venues, Weddings

October 20, 2020

Building Your Dream Team: Selecting Event Vendors

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