Planning your wedding is like assembling a puzzle. Every piece has a crucial purpose, affects the piece next to it and the overall puzzle. One of the key factors that brings your wedding vision to life is the team of vendors you book and coordinate with.
Owner & CEO, Sophia, helping Brittany & Zach with their Formal Portraits
In this blog, we'll dive into why selecting trusted and recommended vendors is essential in the wedding planning process. Let’s learn how each puzzle piece fits into the next.
At Celebrations! Weddings & Events, we understand the significance of vendor selection. We utilized years of experience to compile a list of our most recommended vendors. While there are a plethora of talented professionals out there, we've cultivated strong relationships with our preferred vendor list.
"If I had one piece of advice for any future bride it would be…HIRE THE WEDDING PLANNER! " - Chloe & Joey
Not only have we vetted their expertise, quality of service and overall value, we also built a foundation of trust through our relationship, knowing they consistently deliver their service in excellence.
Why Do The Vendors Matter?
Choosing the right vendors is crucial to a solid planning process and even smoother wedding day. These vendors are not only bringing your vision to life, but they are essential in forming a support system for each other vendor, your planner, your guests and YOU!
"She [Sophia] was able to clearly communicate our wants and desires [with vendors] because she spent time getting to know my wife and I." - Jasmine & Jacob
A wedding day is a collaborative team effort. As much as we are adaptable to other styles of working and different personalities, having a trusted team that ALREADY works well together creates the easiest sense of harmony. They already know the answers to many questions, your planner will know the answers to many more of your questions and the need for back and forth communication is minimized because working with these vendors is like riding a bike - it's natural!
"She [Sophia] was direct with our vendors and ensured we had all the right information to make the best decisions." - Sydney & Brandon
Every couple is different - so is every vendor! They all provide different services, have unique styles of working and have different personalities. This is what makes every wedding that much more special. We get to work collaboratively to find the vendor that is right for you. We definitely want you to jive with your vendor team (especially the photographer, videographer and DJ!)
One of our favorite DJs! Press Play Entertainment <3
How Can A Wedding Planner Help?
As we’ve chatted about, we know a thinking or two from our years of experience. These experiences and this knowledge have been gathered and thoroughly considered in order to create the best team for every couple’s needs.
In any package, we are happy to share this list with you! This will make that vendor search just the right amount of “easier” for you! The vendor search and negotiation is typically the portion of the planning process that takes the longest and requires all of the initial tools for success to be utilized (budget, design and timeline draft).
Our Full Service & Design Package allows us to take that task major off your plate! We begin with our initial success meetings to confirm the budget, design and timeline framework. With these tools, we reach out to the vendors we feel fit your needs best and begin the consultation and negotiation process (that’s our favorite!). We love being able to chat to our “friendors” and help them get to know you and your wedding a bit more!
"She [Sophia] gave me the best recommendations for other vendors." - Maria & Michael
In The End
Choosing trusted and recommended vendors isn't just about convenience – it's about ensuring your wedding day unfolds flawlessly. We've carefully created our list of preferred vendors to simplify your search and increase your level of enjoyment in the planning process and on wedding day. Even more so for our Full Planning & Design clients who want to fully hand over the reins in the vendor hunt. After all, when your dream vendor team comes together, we feel the support necessary to support your vision and needs while planning and on wedding day!
If you’re looking for the best Orlando Wedding Vendors that we know, love and trust - consider booking our Full Planning & Design Package (or any package really!) and CONTACT US for a Complimentary Consultation! We’ll work together to design the ideal vendor team for you!
Photo 1: Sydney Morman Photographer
Photo 2: Fox Grove Films
Photo 3 & 7: Lifelong Photography Studio
Photo 4 & 8: Stephanie Velez Photography
Photo 5: Alex Michele Photography
Photo 6: Harper Shadron Photography
Photo 9: KV Photography