What is your most memorable wedding?
Marrying my amazing partner. My own, Its unfair to choose one specific wedding from my clients as they are al so different, unique and beautiful.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Enthusiastic, Determined, Adventurous, Confident, Enthusiastic.
What about your business are you most proud of?
RSVP Management database online for couples, which is an electronic RSVP system we have for any event which I collate, organise and update, venue, caterers and the clients. Along with building my strong and reputable supplier listings along with building my business day by day watching it grow into an amazing business with the help of my clients. Every event i do i learn more and more and add this to the business.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Enjoy every minute, do not get caught up in the politics or stresses of planning. Go with what you want and feel, not what is expected.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Theres so many. From Street Dance Troupes, Horses, BBQ's cooked by family, Children entertainers, Skype Calls from abroad for the happy couple, 4 day long adventure for the guests and including my favourite treasure hunt for the guests.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Initial consultation - Free of charge, either at a venue of their choice or our offices. Questionnaire into what they would like the day to look and feel like. Looking at pictures etc. After this process which can take 2/3 meetings. I send out a proposal of what we have discussed.
We keep in constant communication through email and telephone. I update the couple on every detail as and when this happens.
I am with the couple as much or as little as they need or want me to be. Our services are bespoken to the couples needs.
What is the most unusual thing you’ve been asked to plan?
Joint birthday party for a child and her pet dog. Each had specific requirements and gift lists along with decorations.
How do you ensure a stress-free wedding?
Planning, Planning and Planning and making sure any small niggles or stresses are dealt with before they happen. Communication with vendors and venues is key. Making sure all significant roles on the day are kept up to date with what is expected and needed on the day.
What do you love most about your job?
Varied clients and event's I get to help come together, and attend.
What is your favourite moment at a wedding?
When the couple have said their final I Do's and they walk back along the aisle they get to the end and there is a split second they are alone the look's and smiles on the couples faces speak a thousand words. Send goosebumps up my arms every time.