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How To Be Your Own Wedding Planner: Debunked

[Editor’s note: Hi friends! I’m so glad you’re here. Why? Because here at ELD, myself and my team go to great lengths to educate you on the wedding planning process while keeping it real and 100% accurate. There are many articles out there sharing incorrect information about weddings, and it breaks my heart to see. When I was […]

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Dear Engaged Couples: You NEED & DESERVE A Wedding Planner!

Today we’re talking about something close to my heart: the fact that every engaged couple NEEDS a wedding planner. Yes my friends- you NEED a wedding planner, you DESERVE a wedding planner, and you should have a wedding planner. Planning a wedding is stressful, and no one should have to have any additional amount of stress than what they already […]

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101 Things a Wedding Planner Will Do That You Would Never Know About

So some of you may or may not know that I used to be a wedding planner. It’s why I talk about wedding planning things all the time. ;) I do also still coordinate weddings with friends throughout the year, and one wedding this past spring was a doozy. There were SO many things that […]

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8 Things NOT to say to your Wedding Coordinator

Wedding season is upon us, and with that, many of you may be getting closer to your wedding day! Hopefully you will have a wedding coordinator to help you avoid the stress of the wedding day, but this doesn’t always mean that you won’t still have a few projects to finish up and final decisions to […]

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7 Things Wedding Planners Do (That Brides/Moms/Aunts/Friends Can’t)

It’s no secret that I think that every bride deserves to have a wedding planner- because every bride deserves to have a wonderful, stress free wedding planning process. But I know there are many brides out there who insist that their mom/friend/cousin/aunt- or even themselves- can handle things. Sure, of course they can- but there […]

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Event Planners & Event Designers: What’s The Difference?!

Within each category of event professionals, there are always a number of subcategories just to make planning more confusing because many professionals realize they have a specific strength that fits more accurately into a niche market. One such area: event planners and event designers. Both professionals are very different even though they sound similar, and […]

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10 Signs You Might Need A Wedding Planner

So I’m sure it’s crossed your mind if you don’t have a wedding planner already- “Do I need a wedding planner?” It crossed my mind when I started planning my wedding, but I didn’t actually see it until someone else pointed out all of the reasons. So here are some signs that you might need […]

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5 Things To Know About Wedding Planners

I’ve noticed a few things about weddings and brides over the years, and there’s one thing that has remained pretty steady the whole time: the fact that there are way too many misconceptions about wedding planners and what they do! And if you know me at all, you know that I just can’t stand by […]

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Wedding Coordinator VS Venue Coordinator

I’ve heard it SO many times- “Oh the venue coordinator will handle everything, I don’t need a wedding planner/coordinator.” What most brides don’t quite understand is that the venue coordinator is just there for the VENUE, not you. (Nothing against venue coordinators- I love them and they’ve helped me out a lot before!) If they tell you […]

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4 Things you don’t know about working with a wedding planner

Deciding whether or not to hire a planner is a big decision, and here at ELD, it’s our goal to provide you with information that will help you make those hard wedding planning decisions. In my experience, I have noticed there are a few things that couples usually don’t know about working with a planner. Today, I hope to […]

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