Entries by Jessica Swagman

Macie and Dashiell

July 21 Macie and Dashiell’s wedding was all about romance. From her color palette of dusty rose, rose gold, and gold, to the flowers, to the attire (her dress!!), everything had a dreamy romantic essence. Throughout the planning process, Macie was a joy to work with. She was very hands on when it came to […]

Nick and Paula

August 19 When I met with Paula, Nick and Paula’s parents, they were starting from ground zero. A few things that they did know were that they wanted an elegant wedding and they needed a wedding planner that would walk with them, and more importantly, guide them through the entire planning process. Keeping the design […]

Mike + Tanya

November 24 People always find it fun that I stay in touch with a lot of my past brides. But the truth is, these brides and I have spent countless hours together over many months, planning such an important day, that it only seems natural to stay in touch. And with every referral, birth announcement […]

DIY Holiday Gift Box

With Christmas being almost 10 days away (or as I like to say, 2 Saturday’s away), I hope you have started your shopping. With most of my family out of state and country, I find the names on my Christmas list getting shorter and shorter. While some of you might think that I’m super lucky […]

Holiday Entertaining: The Cocktail Party

Hosting a cocktail party this holiday season? Here are some tips to make sure your event goes off without a hitch. Space – Having a space dedicated for the bar is a must! If you are hosting a large party, it’s even a good idea to have two drink stations in different areas to avoid […]