Category Archives: Wedding Planning

Assistance from Tampa Bay Wedding Planners for COVID-19 Couples

If you’re feeling overwhelmed or just need some guidance on what to do for your 2020 wedding, our favorite Tampa Bay wedding planners are offering special assistance to couples affected by the Coronavirus. Coastal Coordinating Coastal Coordinating is offering free help/tips for couples who have had to postpone and who do not have a wedding...

Expert Advice: How a Wedding Planner Saves You Money

At the end of every real wedding feature, we ask couples their advice for other soon-to-be weds and hands down we hear the same reply: hire a wedding planner. If you ask any wedding vendor if you should hire a wedding planner, the will always answer yes, because experienced wedding planners are worth their weight...

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Spotlight: Parties A’La Carte

Tampa Bay Wedding Planner: Parties A’La Carte Tampa Bay wedding planners wear many hats; not only do they organize your vendors and timeline, but they celebrate with you when you choose your dress, talk you through difficult decisions and do everything in their power to make your day as perfect as possible. We’ve have the privilege...

Wedding Week 2016 Recap: Educational Planning Workshop Presented by the Tampa Airport Marriott

Tampa Bay Wedding Planning Workshop For most Tampa Bay couples planning their wedding is a completely new experience. It’s unchartered waters filled with lots of questions, opinions from everyone and big decisions to make. To facilitate the planning process, we teamed up with the Tampa Airport Marriott and local wedding experts to educate couples during Tampa Bay Wedding...

Expert Advice: How to Create a Wedding Day Rain Backup Plan

Wedding Planning Advice: Rain on Your Wedding Day Florida is known as the “Sunshine State,” averaging about 240 sunny days a year, however, that nickname doesn’t always hold true. The weather here is unpredictable and can range from a beautiful sunny day to a monsoon all in a span of minutes. With the east coast in the midst of...

Expert Advice: The Difference Between a Wedding Planner and Venue Coordinator

Advice from St. Petersburg Wedding Planner Special Moments Event Planning Planning a memorable St. Petersburg wedding requires hiring the correct wedding pros. Everyone has their speciality and duties for the day to make it flawless. However, you need to thoroughly discuss these responsibilities with your wedding pros. Are you bringing in some of your own decor? Who’s...

Expert Advice: Things You Didn’t Realize a Wedding Planner Does

Expert Advice: Things You Didn’t Realize a Wedding Planner Does Have you seen the movie The Wedding Planner with Jennifer Lopez? If so, then you probably think that the life of a wedding planner seems so glamorous; love, flowers and happy couples, what more could you want? In all reality, your Tampa Bay wedding planner...

Tampa Wedding Styling Intensive Recap

Tampa Wedding Planning | Wedding Styling Intensive Wedding education is one of the most important aspects of planning your Tampa Bay wedding that is often overlooked. For many brides, wedding planning is a whole new world, with terms, pricing and etiquette that is unfamiliar. I remember when I planned my St. Pete wedding, I truly...

Expert Advice: Six Ways A Wedding Planner Saves You Money

Wedding Planning Advice: Six Ways A Tampa Bay Wedding Planner Saves You Money We’ve published hundreds of Tampa Bay weddings, and as part of those features we ask past brides to share their advice to new brides. The number one response, hire a wedding planner. No bride, groom, mother, father, etc., who has hired a professional...

Expert Advice: Full Service Wedding Planning or Day of Coordination – Which is Right for You? – Stonehouse Events

  I am a very organized person; when I first got engaged, I didn’t think I needed a Tampa wedding planner. However, the planning process soon became overwhelming since I knew nothing about the industry. I didn’t know which wedding vendors were the best to hire, the typical rate for wedding flowers, or where to...

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Marry Me Tampa Bay editor, Anna Coats, created Marry Me Tampa Bay in 2012 to showcase the area's best local weddings and vendors. She has been featured as a wedding expert on the national talkshow Daytime, Fox13, ABC Action News, Great Day Tampa Bay, and Bay News 9 (now Spectrum).

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