Planner’s Perspective: Nuggets of Knowledge From the Mind of a Planner

So, admittedly, this blog topic was born out of a fluke.  Three of my brides just happened to ask identical questions about something random (or maybe not so random) within a 7 day period.  So it got me thinking that maybe there are several questions out there like this. Questions with answers that are either easily at my disposal because I already know, or questions that give me the opportunity to dork out as a Planner and come up with …

Unplugged Weddings… The Pros and Cons

Unplugged weddings are becoming more and more popular every season as couples ask friends and family to turn off mobile devices to be fully present during the exchanging of vows.  As with anything, there are pros and cons to having an unplugged ceremony. So is it a good idea that’s here to stay? You be the judge! Pro: Your most personal moments during your ceremony are yours to share… Unplugged ceremonies allow couples to choose what they want the world …

Summer Wedding Trends We Love

Before we trade in our rompers for sweaters and say goodbye to summer for good, we have to acknowledge our favorite wedding trends of 2018.   Bright pops of color Not that we don’t love lush naked garland all year around, but there is something magical about bright pops of color that capture our hearts. Our summer couples have definitely used the bright colors of summer as their inspiration.  Whether it’s pastel bridesmaids dresses or popping peonies, summer is the …

Celebrating Our Veterans on Their Big Day and Everyday

If there is one thing that we love, it’s wedding traditions, both old and new.  More often than not, we see a lot of our couples straying away from the formal traditions of past generations altogether, or adding their own modern twists.  Although we are fans of this trend, we can’t help but obsess over some of the most special traditions of all…. Those that involve our service members! We’ve been fortunate enough to celebrate with couples from several different …

Romance Among the Vines: Gelmi & Dave’s Magical Vineyard Wedding

What do fairy tales, a Moscow Mule bar, and Miami flair have in common?  They are all things that come to mind when we think back to Gelmi and Dave’s wedding at Keswick Vineyards.  This amazing couple said “I do”  surrounded by family and friends with a stunning vineyard backdrop that couldn’t have been more perfect.  The romantic scene was set as the bride walked down the aisle to the tunes of a string quartet in a timeless Spanish lace gown …

There’s a First for Everything…Welcome to Our Blog!

So it’s been 4 years… let me repeat… 4 YEARS since it all began.  Even though I started planning events years and years ago in my NYC days, Anyvent’s official birthday is February 14th, 2014.  It’s no mistake that I chose this day as its official beginning.  As corny as it sounds, love and passion are the feelings that are associated with Valentine’s Day, and those are the cornerstones of Anyvent.  I truly love what I do and approach everything …