What is your most memorable wedding?
My Own, planned to perfection and I finally let go of the spreadsheet at the first event. We had 5 events over 7 days
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
What about your business are you most proud of?
I left a secure job where I was working full time to follow my passion and dreams. Best decision ever. I am extremely proud that in a very short time I have been able to be recognised as an award winning Professional Toastmaster & Celebrant and that clients are very happy to put their trust in me.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Book a Toastmaster to manage the day and make sure that the day stays to schedule, your guests and you are looked after so you can enjoy your day and be stress free
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
The Toastmaster escorting the grandmother of the bride throughout the day
The moment one of the couples is seen making their entrance
Describe your typical process with a couple.
email or telephone call initially
Where possible meet & greet
If all ok send a booking form or if its a funeral this could happen after due to timings
Keep in touch at agreed times through email, calls, skype etc
What is the most unusual thing you’ve been asked to plan?
nothing is unusual as its whats the couples want
How do you ensure a stress-free wedding?
Regular Communications and checking to understand that everyone is clear what is happening
What do you love most about your job?
choose your suppliers by making sure that they are listening to understand your requirements not listening then telling you what they think you should have.
What is your favourite moment at a wedding?
There are a few - when the bride walks in and the bridegroom sees her in her dress for the first time, the first dance and in hindu weddings when they walk around the fire.