Wellington Wedding Planners and Stylists - The 2020 Guide
— By Raashka Mannie
30 July 2020
The ins and outs of wedding planning can be tough to navigate, which is why planners and stylists are the keys to having picture-perfect wedding days.
Lewis Caroll said it best with, "One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others." Wedding planners and stylists are the very epitomai of this, working full of zest and a love for romance, with expertise in the industry and minds that put together designs day in and day out. Hiring a wedding planner and stylist is one of the greatest favours you can do for yourself, and Wellington has a choice few for you to pick from. Check out our handy guide to Wellington's best wedding planners and stylists below.
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A dedicated team of specialist wedding and event stylists and planners based in Wellington, Magnolia has been in the business for years. Bespoke and custom styling for your wedding is the aim of their game, helping you to create a wedding that reflects who you are through and through. Their full range of services include wedding planning, on the day coordination, styling and hire. As both planners and stylists, Magnolia can handle your wedding before the big day, during it and even after - they are here to ensure that your Wellington wedding runs as smoothly as possible. Additionally, Magnolia boasts an extensive collection of classic, contemporary and rustic styling items, as well as the talent for creating one-of-a-kind hire items, especially for your big day.
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For weddings as tranquilly beautiful as can be, there's Serene Occasions. The owner began in the wedding industry as a planner over 5 years ago, working hands-on with vendors and suppliers to learn the details of wedding styling. Serene Occasions has since grown exponentially into a team of committed and creative individuals that have helped to style and plan over 100 weddings. Their goal is to create a spectacular setting for your love story, planning, designing and styling weddings with utmost attention to detail. Not only do they love working with weddings, but with all sorts of functions, including engagement parties, anniversaries and celebrations of every kind. Serene Occasions also features a decor shop online, with hundreds of gorgeous items for hire for your Wellington wedding.
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Individualistic, talented and detail-orientated, Aingie Miller is a Wellington-based wedding planner and stylist with a myriad of gifts. Not only is she an excellent celebrant and bridal stylist, but an attentive wedding planner too. She's focused on the why, what, where and how of your wedding day, ensuring everything runs according to plan and making your life a whole lot easier. Aingie Miller has years of experience with event styling, planning and management, with a strong background in fashion and arts. From curating bridal shoots to planning themed weddings, she is one of Wellington's favourite wedding planners and stylists with good reason.
Enchanté Wedding Design & Events
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Planning, styling and designing incredible weddings is Enchanté Wedding Design & Events. They are the experts when it comes to creative project management, going the extra mile to help you achieve that 'wow!' factor when it comes to your Wellington wedding. A one-stop-shop for everything wedding-related, Enchanté Wedding Design & Events began in 2013, headed by an owner with 13 years of experience in management. Their team consists of wedding designers, planners, stylists and florists, all with a distinct style and plenty of experience. Enchanté Wedding Design & Events also features an online hire store for your Wellington wedding, stocking everything from centrepieces to lighting.
A Perfect Day Wedding & Event Hire
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As the name suggests, A Perfect Day Wedding & Event Hire brings you just that: a wedding day without a flaw. They're based in Wellington and want to provide you with stylish and affordable solutions for wedding styling and décor. They offer a number of packages for you to choose from, so you don't have to go through the arduous process of picking out individual items if you don't want to. A Perfect Day Wedding & Event Hire are exclusively wedding stylists and décor hire, with a unique love for creating and designing everything from table settings to wedding arches for your ceremony.
Perfect Little Weddings
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If you're searching for a bite-sized wedding with a touch of luxury, Perfect Little Weddings is the right choice for you. Boutique and full of personality, they began in 2018 as a solution for couples that wanted more intimate and affordable weddings. They specialise in luxury pop-up weddings with an array of packages for you to choose from. The team at Perfect Little Weddings has years of experience when it comes to wedding hosting, planning, styling and managing. They're organised, attentive and creative, wanting to bring you a Wellington wedding that matches your personality and wishes, and collaborating with some of the best local vendors to guarantee this.
Daydream Event Styling & Signage
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Started when the owner was planning her own wedding, Daydream Event Styling & Signage was born from the simple love for design. They create bespoke wedding and event signage, as well as gorgeous items available to purchase. Their wedding signage is handcrafted from acrylic, personalised with crisp vinyl in a huge choice of fonts, styles and colours. You'll be making a statement with Daydream Event Styling & Signage, specialists in Wellington when it comes to wedding signage styling and creation. Their online shop is also filled with unique items such as decals, décor, lighting, gifts and accessories for your Wellington wedding. As a fledgling company in the industry, you can only expect even more from them with time.
Mavis and Foxe Events
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Partners in wedding styling and furniture hire, Mavis and Foxe Events is made up of a duo full of personality, individual charm and a knack for creating something gorgeous. They specialise in planning and styling weddings and have a collaborative and open approach to working with their clients. All their couples have the full exclusive use of our table hire products (excluding glassware and vintage cutlery). Hire items include everything from enamelware to lighting. They offer delivery, set up, styling, planning, flowers and so much more for your Wellington wedding. You can have the whole package with Mavis and Foxe Events, flexible wedding planners and stylists that they are.
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Boho, rustic, vintage - if any of these words strike a chord with you, you're in for a treat with Handmaid. Wedding styling and hire specialists, Handmaid loves to help you create bohemian and vintage weddings. They even have a sassy vintage caravan, Sadie Swoon, available for hire to lend your wedding some extra pizzazz. Based in the Kapiti Coast, their services are available throughout Wellington, offering you their wedding styling prowess to ensure that your special day is the elegant, gorgeous affair that you've always dreamed of. Handmaid is all about honest connections, communication and creativity, which always results in a wedding styled to perfection.
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Anastasia Thacker has more than 10 years of management experience. She began her journey working on Formula 1 in Abu Dhabi, snowballing into managing 16 events on one day across three Sydney waterfront venues. With a wealth of expertise, Anastasia Thacker is a wedding planner and celebrant that has a range of packages to choose from, giving you as much or as little help as you need. Whether you're starting from scratch and need her by your side to plan and execute your perfect wedding, or you require her impeccable celebrant services on your big day, she'll be there to ensure that your Wellington wedding runs as smoothly as possible.