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Intimate Michigan Elopement Wedding Package Giveaway!

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Intimate Michigan Elopement Wedding Package Giveaway!

Do you know of, or are you a couple that wants to get married, however having a big traditional wedding isn't your thing, nor are you interested in being married at a courthouse.  How about being able to have a intimate ceremony, with beautiful makeup, a gorgeous bouquet and bout, a fantastic photographer and videographer there to capture this beautiful moment, and a delicious cake to celebrate such a momentous occasion!

Well, we have a great package coming for you soon! Meanwhile, we would like to help out a deserving couple by celebrating this new package and offer an all inclusive elopement package giveaway!

This package will include:

A Licensed Officiant  to officiate the ceremony

A Wedding Coordinator (ME)

A 2015 Wedding Wire Couples Choice Professional Wedding Photographer (CLICK HERE)

A 2015 Wedding Wire Couples Choice Professional Wedding Videographer (CLICK HERE)

Professional Make-up (Click HERE)

A gorgeous bouquet for you and a coordinating boutonnière for your love

A small cake to celebrate! Cake Swag

We have a few local ceremony areas for the bride and groom to choose from.

How to enter!

1st. Please visit my facebook page (CLICK HERE) like our page and share the status that mentions the giveaway!

2nd. Send us an email with a nice photo of you and your fiancé and tell us why you should win this package. All the vendors will come together and select the winning couple.


We will announce the couple by May 1st!!!

The date will already be selected and will be in the month of June

The winning couple will need to obtain their marriage license prior to having the ceremony, and our officiant will file the papers for the couple afterwards.

The winning couple will also be required to sign a contract acknowledging consents and all rules for the giveaway. 

After the makeup has been done, the lovely couple will just need to show up looking AMAZING in their finest bridal attire. The couple will be allowed to.invite 10 or less family or friends to witness your beautiful union. *Complimentary concierge service available for the bride.

By request, the wedding coordinator will assist in keeping the couple separated (if needed) the day of, until the ceremony is set to begin :-)

Hurry and enter!!! The last date to enter will be Wednesday April 20th by midnight!!

Additional details will be emailed to all contestants!



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Lets talk BUDGET. Ohhhh, yes the word BUDGET!


Lets talk BUDGET. Ohhhh, yes the word BUDGET!

I don’t know why people are so scared of that word. You want to have a wedding right? You want the wedding to be everything you dreamed of and more! Ok, well then you need to set a budget. Not just any budget, a realistic budget.

PLEASE NOTE…Your vision must match your budget.


I can work with most REALISTIC budgets, but my goal is to get my clients to understand what you can get within your budget.


I had a young lady call me inquiring about wedding planning services. My first question, was what is her date?  My second question was budget?

Third question was how many guests?


The young lady gave me her budget and her guest count. The budget was $5,000, and her guest count was 300.



(Sidenote: According to Google, the average wedding in Michigan cost $25,870.)


Yikes! See,  most times clients just have no idea how much a wedding can really cost.



I then asked her about her vision, because I was concerned with her guest count realistically matching up with her budget. I had her email me a few inspiration photos. She sent over these elaborate floral centerpieces (which appeared to be around the $100 per centerpiece margin), upscale chairs (which are easily around $4.00/chair to rent) and a beautiful cake (actual cost of this cake could be about $800).


So, instead of shooting her down and making her budget appear to be unreasonable, I simply let her know what she would be able to accomplish with a $5,000 budget for 300 people. That is approximately $16 per person. Will  $16 per person be able to cover the reception location, food, décor, photography, a dj, officiant, cake, ceremony space, and other misc items needed to pull of a wedding?


In my eyes, $5,000 is a backyard soiree with limited appetizers.


Her answer was no! So, I advised her to either raise her budget, or drastically cut down her guest list.


After meeting with her, and booking my services, we were able to raise her budget to $13,000 and cut her guest list to 150. With that amount, and teaming up with wedding professionals that are able to meet her budget, we will be able to accomplish a amazing wedding day!!