I have to admit, tented weddings at home or on a private estate are some of my favorite to plan as a New England wedding planner. Yes, they are a little (a lot!) more challenging logistically, but watching everything come together is beyond rewarding. There’s no feeling like it. Not only is there so much […]
As a modern day romantic, it likely doesn’t surprise you that I love to work at historical wedding venues. I love touring the properties, learning about the venue’s history, and the stories they hold between the their walls. If walls could talk! Truth be told, I can be a little nerdy – I love to […]
Some time ago I was approached by Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique and Groovy Groomsmen Gifts to check out some of their products and write a review. Then a pandemic happened and life got a bit crazy. But now that weddings are starting come back, and couples are planning for 2021, I wanted to make sure I […]
Once thought to be a luxury purchase, now that couples are choosing more unique venues, a wedding planner is becoming more and more necessary. But when starting your planning journey, you might not have any idea why you would need a planner. After all, you most likely haven’t done this before. And you know that you need the basics, catering, a DJ, photographer, and florist. But what can a wedding planner bring to the table? Each planner has their own style and way of doing things, so for each this list may be different. But today I’m going to get into my reasons why I think having a planner is a great investment, and what I specifically bring to each wedding and couple I work with.
This seems to be the new, age old question. You meet with a photographer and they ask “So, are you doing a first look?” It really is a personal decision, and while I will lay out some pros and cons, remember at the end of the day what matters is you and that fiancé of yours deciding what works best for you!
As a Connecticut wedding planner, Jennifer specializes in home tented events, as well as weddings at historic venues,
wineries, and by the shore, serving clients all over New England.