Find The Best Wedding Planners in BOSTON
Are you planning your entire wedding on your own and need a little help with wedding checklists and coordinating on the day of your big event? Or are you looking for someone to take you through every step of the planning process – helping to manage your wedding budget, theme, coordinate vendors and guide your decisions? In any case, you’ll find some great options to suit your wedding planning needs! See our picks for the most Best Boston Area Wedding Planners below:
The team at Marrero Events specializes in creating the essential “three reveals” in every wedding that they plan. With expertise that goes far beyond style and decor, owner Paula Marrero produced and managed events for world-renowned celebrity chef Todd English for many years and her vast knowledge of everything from food and wine to the timing of the entire event is priceless. Wedding Planning Advice: Recognize that “You don’t know what you don’t know.” Don’t wait until you are lost in the planning process to at least consult with a professional. Consultations are free of charge, so engage with a professional, experienced planning firm to learn your options, gain some education and hopefully find someone that aligns with your philosophy.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Blending metallics with muted, but vibrant colors; food pairing trends, Boston-themed & entire weekend weddings | Services: Day-of, Month-of or Full Wedding Planning | Price Range: $2,000 for Day-Of; Full Planning starts at $6,500
This boutique event planning firm works hard to put the fun back in the planning process. Located in Martha’s Vineyard, meetings at KG Events & Design’s downtown Edgartown studio will immediately set you at ease. Before making any decisions, KG Events ensures that you try the food, sample the wine, touch the linens and smell the flowers to ensure that you get exactly what you expect on your wedding day. Wedding Planning Advice: Talk with both families, and make a budget. All other decisions and vendor/site sourcing should come from the budget.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Eclectic, mismatched + creative | Services: Hourly, Partial, or Full Wedding Planning | Price range: $2,200 – $5,000
Combining her Midwestern values with an East Coast edge, Tammy Golson Events brings sincerity and style to every event. Tammy specializes in planning weddings for jet-setting urbanites that are excited to celebrate their story and does this in thoughtful and innovative ways. Best Wedding Planning Advice: Get to know your vendors – search their websites, review their portfolios and check their reviews. Talk with them over the phone and see if their personality, availability and pricing structure is the right fit.
Favorite Weddings: Thoughtful weddings that honor the family, friends, food and couple | Services: Virtual Planning via email, phone and video, Month-Of or Full Wedding Planning | Price range: $4,000 – $15,000
JD Designs is ‘Where Fashion Meets Events’ and serves Boston and beyond out of their studio in Salem, MA. Providing a fun ‘design first’ approach, owner JennieDee provides event design and styling along with planning services. Many of their clients have a love of design and fashion and they work to incorporate that into weddings. Wedding Planning Advice: Be prepared with questions and facts when talking to event planners and designers.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Weekend long weddings that incorporate fun filled activities with all the guests | Services: Full Design & Styling, Month-of Wedding | Price range: starts at $2,600
The team at True Event has vast experience with backgrounds in floral design, catering, and even managing a vineyard. The believe in getting the best bang for your buck, that every day is an adventure, and in the power of a good laugh. With offices in Boston, MA and Madison, CT they have planned hundreds of weddings and events and only plan one event per day. Wedding Planning Advice: Start using a Wedding Planner early, as their greatest value is added in the early planning stages – helping to build the right team of vendors and guiding the budget.
Favorite Wedding Trend: A move back to traditional elegance, formal details and crystal | Services: Partial or Full Wedding Planning, A la Carte options are available for Day-of or Design Services
At Hummingbird Bridal and Events, owner Mandy considers herself a Storyteller, not just a Wedding Planner. She will help you tell your story – where you and your finance have come from, where you are in celebration today, and what your future together holds. She will ensure that every detail of the wedding is fully reflective of the couple, from the venue to the little details. Wedding Planning Advice: Choose a Wedding Planner who is well-qualified, but feels more like a friend than a ‘hired professional’ – someone whose personality matches your own and who you feel happy, comfortable and excited to be planning with.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Forgoing traditions and creating a day that is completely different and unique – from pool parties to summer camp weddings | Services: Partial and Full Wedding Planning
Aiming to provide the most flexible options and assemble the perfect event team for their clients, SD Events works with many different professionals and doesn’t have a set list of ‘preferred vendors’. Serving the entire New England area, the team has a unique library and resource studio in Wellesley Hills, MA that makes researching for your wedding a pleasure. Wedding Planning Advice: When choosing a Wedding Planner consider their experience and level of service. Also ensure that the Planner understands what’s involved with executing key details (tents? beach? etc) that you want to include for your wedding.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Bold patterns – Asia prints and incorporating watercolors into printed materials | Services: Full Service Wedding Planning, Partial Wedding Planning (starts 3 months prior)
In addition to planning your wedding, Amy Kimball Events also provide event design services. This adds value to their clients, as Amy has the full picture of your magical wedding day including every last detail of the design. Wedding Planning Advice: Understand your budget or at least a budget range before you talk to a planner.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Very formal, elegant,and glamorous, just shy of black tie | Services: Full Wedding Planning, Limited Month of Planning
LoLo Event Design works closely with their clients to conceptualize an event that truly reflects them as a couple. Spearheading everything from your lighting design to the napkin fold and everything in between, they ensure that your story is told, and most importantly you can enjoy watching it unfold. Lo’s global marketing background guarantees the highest level of client service and project management throughout the process. Wedding Planning Advice: The earlier in the planning process you engage a planner the more value you’ll get from the relationship – choosing a wedding venue is the biggest financial decision you will make in the process.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Patterns, bold linens and increased entertainment – from amazing ceremony musicians and live artists to interactive bartenders | Services: Design and Styling, Month of and Full Wedding Planning
Offering extremely personalized, boutique-style planning down to the smallest detail, Stone Event Planning only plans a certain number of events per year. Owner Gabrielle says that her customers often say that they feel as through they are her only clients. Wedding Planning Advice: You will spend more time with your Planner than any other vendor, so make sure you have a really positive connection with your planner and that they demonstrates experience and maturity in the industry.
Favorite Wedding Trend: Farm to table weddings with rustic, chic decor; but also a return to classic, elegant and opulent touches | Services: Day of and Full Wedding Planning Services
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