What is your most memorable wedding?
Probably when our couple announced their (up until now) secret pregnancy as part of their speeches, not a dry eye in the house!
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Relaxed, experienced, fun, quirky, creative
What about your business are you most proud of?
How long we've been established, we are one of the longest serving independent wedding planning companies on the South Coast! 13 years is a long time to work in this role so I love to share my experience with others and help them succeed.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Apart from employ a wedding planner ;-) I would say to delegate, enlist help before everything becomes overwhelming and don't focus too much on the little things, keep perspective - sorry thats more than one tip!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
When a father of a bride has been secretly attending physio therapy to ensure he could attempt to walk his daughter down the aisle, he suffered from MS and wanted to be able to leave his wheelchair for the short walk, the bride had no idea and it was very touching to witness.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
I am a best friend who knows lots about weddings. We travel the journey together, as a team. It is my job to guide them and support them, not to take over or control. We work together and I ensure they keep relaxed and enjoy the entire thing!
What is the most unusual thing you’ve been asked to plan?
I have been asked to book a team of Storm Troopers to guide guests into the wedding reception, that was fun!
How do you ensure a stress-free wedding?
By knowing what needs to be done when, having many years of experience means I have pretty much encountered every problem or potential hassle so I know how to eliminate these before they arise. I can take all the hassle away by knowing the corners to cut, the details to check and how to have a stress-free day - by having someone else take over the boring stuff the couple can enjoy the fun bits!
What do you love most about your job?
Being trusted to contribute to such a personal moment with a couple, it's an honour.
What is your favourite moment at a wedding?
The ceremony, after all it's what the wedding is all about isn't it - to marry that person of your dreams!