Many people think that you only need a planner if you are having a monster size wedding- well that is not the case!  We are here to make the planning process less stressful and bring design help to bring the event to its full potential.  Candy and Will came to me several months before their wedding- they had moved their date and things got busy quickly so they really needed some help.  I had coordinated a friend of theirs wedding several years ago and she was so lovely to refer us!  The wedding was to be held at their private home on Lake Murray surroundedRead More →

This wedding was so charming and lovely-  this couple definitely brought both of their personalities when planning!!!  The setting was the gorgeous Honeysuckle Acres Bed and Breakfast- it was the most perfect backdrop for this garden event.  The B&B is just a short distance from Columbia, in Winnsboro.  The bride and her ladies stayed the night before the wedding having the whole house to themselves!  So relaxing and fun… The weather was perfect- cool morning gave way to a bright sunny day then softened into a romantic sunset for the 5:30pm ceremony.  The details we sweet and personal- programs were created by the bride, theyRead More →

It is now official – By Invitation Only…Event Planning & Design has a new home.  We have moved in to our new home at the gorgeous Historic 701 Whaley Building.  We love the new space, it is fabulous!!  We share the beautiful Gallery 104 with the ultra talented All Dressed Up Photography, owner Brantley Freeman. She has dressed the walls with amazing examples of her work- we have created such an inviting space to meet and plan your weddings and events…let the fun begin. We had a drop in Tuesday evening for our friends, families and fellow wedding vendors.  Capital City Catering brought their gorgeousRead More →