Getting Personal, With Flowers!

brightly colored bridal and wedding party bouquets

Hit up any wedding pro’s social media page, and you’ll be swamped with flower photos. Generally, you’ll see lots of fantastic ceremony structures, beautiful tablescapes, and, of course, some stunning bridal bouquets. But, what NO ONE ever talks about are personal flowers. Personal flowers are all of the bouquets, boutonnieres, and corsages for your wedding…

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This is Halloween!

black and white photo of a Tampa bride and groom

ToniMarie and Angel’s October wedding was just before Halloween. This adorable couple wanted a dark and moody wedding design as a nod to ‘Nightmare Before Christmas.’ This wedding with deep rich tones of black and purple, held in an old courthouse, was everything they wanted.   A Change of Plans Initially, ToniMarie and Angel’s plans…

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You Are My Sunshine – St Pete Beach Wedding

StPete beach Brides at Golden Hour

Our Special Moments Event Planning team worked for nearly two years with Amber and Amanda to plan their St. Pete Beach wedding. It was so much fun, and the details of their wedding day were incredible. The day for each of them began with their wedding parties. From hair and makeup onsite at the hotel…

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Wedding Venue Wednesday: The Opal Collection

The Opal Sands Resort on CLEARWATER BEACH part of the Opal Collection

Our Special Moments Event Planning Wedding Venue Wednesday is taking a slight turn from the norm this month. In past months we’ve focused on unique, “off the beaten path” hidden gems. This month we are sharing some gems that are in plain sight! It just takes one look at some of our real weddings or…

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Don’t Let Pirates Steal Your Sunshine

bride and groom kissing on Clearwater Beach as a Pirate ship passes by

For our Special Moments Event Planning team, a big part of wedding planning is making sure there is a great “Plan B.” The weather here along the Gulf Coast can be unpredictable, especially early evening about ceremony time. Another big part of the planning is ensuring that your couple is okay with whatever spaces are…

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LOVE IS… on Clearwater Beach

Newlywed couple on Clearwater Beach at sunset

Our Special Moments Event Planning team loves working with Jackie and Chris on their Clearwater Beach wedding. The day was filled with special moments and adorable details. It truly created an experience that was reflective of the couple, and they enjoyed their day.   Love is… your first look! After a morning of getting ready,…

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Sailboats and Sunsets on Clearwater Beach

bride and groom on the jetty on Clearwater Beach

Our Special Moments Event Planning team loves working on Clearwater Beach. It offers beautiful backdrops, fantastic wedding venues, and Idallas and Adam’s wedding was no exception!   Get Ready! The ladies spent the morning having some fun, taking photos, and getting ready. Idallas looked incredible in her wedding gown with a sweetheart neckline and modern…

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7 Tips for Including Children and Animals in Your Wedding

adorable ring bearer holding a ring box

Children and Animals are frequently included in our couples’ weddings. It’s something our Special Moments Event Planning team loves to see. It can personalize your wedding and allows you to include family. If you follow our Instagram and Facebook you’ll know how much we love seeing Children and Dogs included in a couple’s wedding!  …

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Intimate Tampa Wedding at The Vault

bride and groom's first dance during their Christmas wedding at The Vault in Tampa

Rosemary and George’s Tampa wedding at The Vault was initially scheduled for March of 2020. They were the first of our Special Moments Event Planning clients whose plans were affected by Covid-19. Unfortunately, their wedding plans that originally included 185 wedding guests were affected twice.   Third Time Is A Charm Later in the year,…

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Intimate Opal Sands Wedding

Newlywed bride and groom after their Opal Sands wedding ceremony

A beautiful, intimate Opal Sands wedding for Varleda and David was the final result of their wedding planning. But, it was not exactly how things began.   That’s What Friends Are For Varleda and David were actually referred to us by a work colleague whose wedding we created ten years ago. In return, they referred…

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