…of Columbia! By Invitation Only…Event Planning & Design was so thrilled to find out we had been voted ‘Best of Columbia’ by The State Paper.  We could not be more honored- As a thank you to all of those that believe in us and have supported us, we decided to host a black tie event to allow us to stop for a brief moment and enjoy an evening of fun.  I wanted all of those wedding vendors that work non-stop to come and enjoy being ‘catered’ to for a change.  Many of our couples getting married in the next year were also present and gotRead More →

  This entry is written by Jill Areheart- one of our planners, the wedding was September 20:   When we first started working with Paula and James, they had a great idea of the things that were important to them for their wedding day. They had already booked Seibels House and Gardens for the ceremony and reception because of the wonderful setting it would provide. They had been to other weddings there and loved the whole feel of the house and grounds. They were so wonderful to work with. They had clear visions on specific things, but didn’t sweat all the details. They just wantedRead More →

You just will not believe how AMAZING this wedding was this weekend…Rebecca and Patrick were just AWESOME- so, where shall I begin? They contacted me at the beginning of the year about their wedding- they had not set a firm date, they were flexible- but wanted to make sure they could get all of their ‘wants’ included.  They sent me a wonderful document describing what they were looking for and how they wanted things to feel and happen during their wedding ‘weekend’.  After reading it over and discussing it with them, we began working away ‘on location’. Becca and Patrick live in D.C. so itRead More →

I know we have not blogged a wedding recently however that does not mean we are not SUPER busy.  September and October have so much going on some so we are working very hard with those couples to get those last minute details in order- One couple I am so lucky to be working with is Kate and Marc.  Their wedding is taking place in Charleston and we are beyond excited- this is such a neat, fun couple.  In this business, people seem to think we have a “set” group of vendors that we use and that is it – that cannot be further from theRead More →