Laurels

Best Wedding Planners in New York City
2021

Why These Wedding Planners?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Wedding Planners on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

14 Stories

The New York City-based 14 Stories is a wedding planning that, since 2004, has specialized in planning wedding ceremonies for LGBTQ couples. Bernadette Smith, who has written three books on wedding planning, regularly serves as a teacher for aspiring planners, and she has become an internationally prominent advocate for making the wedding industry as inclusive as possible. In its more than a dozen years of operation, 14 Stories has produced weddings, as well as parties, galas, and fundraisers, for more than 400 progressive clients across the globe.

New York, NY 10011

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Amy Champagne Events

Amy Champagne Events, in New York, plans and coordinates local events, with a particular focus on handling weddings and wedding celebrations. At the head of the team is Amy Cagginello, an experienced wedding planner who especially excels at organization. Ms. Cagginello and her colleagues have received accolades from The Knot, WeddingWire, Bliss Celebrations Magazine, Style Me Pretty, and Carrots & Cake.

New York, NY 10018

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Ang Weddings & Events

Ang Weddings & Events is a wedding planning company based in New York City. Tzo Ai Ang founded the company in 2011 and, since then, has planned numerous local events, ranging from 40 guests to over 300. Ang Weddings & Events has received accolades from such bridal publications as Martha Stewart Weddings, Style Me Pretty, The Knot, and Snippet & Ink.

New York, NY 10025

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Ashley Douglass Events

Ashley Douglass Events is a New York City company whose owner and founder has been working in the event planning industry for over a dozen years. Ms. Douglass has served on consulting teams for restaurants throughout the country and, thanks in part to her formidable experience as a stage actress, she knows how to seamlessly, subtly incoprorate storytelling techniques into her event planning work.

New York, NY 10010

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Bellafare

Bellafare, in NYC, is a wedding planning company serving people from throughout the city and its suburbs. Bellafare, which has a secondary office in Charleston, South Carolina, is the brainchild of Kristin Doggett, who serves as the business's Creative Director. No matter the scale, style, or budget of the event, she and her colleagues can create a memorable, stress-free wedding.

New York, NY 10003

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BLB Events

BLB Events offers wedding planning services for couples in New York City and throughout its surrounding areas. Brittney and her team of professional event planners are client-focused and consistently aim to help couples plan a wedding that represents them. Tiered service packages are available and range from full-planning services to wedding management. All packages are curated to meet each couple's needs and create a seamless planning process.

New York, NY 10003

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Coordinated to Perfection

Coordinated to Perfection, located in Fresh Meadows, plans weddings and other events in the greater NYC community. The business, whose work has been featured in Wedding Lovely, Home Confetti, and Planners Lounge, is the brainchild of wedding planner Simone Vega. Ms. Vega has more than eleven years of industry experience.

Fresh Meadows, NY 11366

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Cristina Verger Event Planning & Production

Cristina Verger Event Planning & Production is a full-service wedding planning company serving clients throughout the New York metro area. It has over 15 years' experience assisting brides, grooms, and their families with all their event planning needs for local and destination weddings around the world. Cristina Verger and her staff have planned multiple events in Italy and across Europe. Her team helps with concept design, theme, audiovisual planning, catering, floral, invitations, entertainment, transportation, and book hotels, and all rental services.

745 5th Ave Ste 500
New York, NY 10151

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Cynthia Ross Events

Cynthia Ross Events designs, plans, and otherwise prepares weddings and other events for New York City Metro area clients. The business has its office in New Hyde Park. Its services include free initial consultations, unlimited contact via phone and email, vendor selection, and full coordination of vendors, scheduling, rehearsals, and other crucial aspects of the wedding ceremony. Cynthia Ross Events is available for local weddings as well as destination events, for which they can even help families figure out the travel accommodations for their guests.

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

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Emlan Events

Emlan Events is a team of New York City-based wedding planners and consultants. The company offers different levels of assistance to couples. To illustrate, clients may book the company's wedding planning services by the hour in which the team provides hourly consulting calls to guide couples planning their own weddings or by the month wherein the team provides full service on a month to month basis. Emlan Events founder Elizabeth Wexler has been in the events industry for 10 years.

New York, NY

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Events By Red Carpet

Events By Red Carpet plans a wide range of premier events for clients in New York and surrounding areas. The company designs unique and exceptional weddings for even the most particular brides and grooms. It offers floral services, catering, and invitation design. The wedding experts find beautiful venues to host the event as well as talented bands and musicians to perform at it. In addition, Events By Red Carpet organizes trade shows, conferences, expositions, concerts, tournaments, and branding events.

New York, NY

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Firefly Events

Firefly Events, with an office in New York City and another in Los Angeles, designs, plans, and oversees weddings. Clients may reach out to the team to discuss pricing, which will vary according to their budget and needs. In addition to weddings, the team is available to plan a range of events, from galas and fundraisers to holiday parties.

New York, NY 10002

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Genesis Wedding Planning

Genesis Wedding Planning is a wedding planning business in Flushing, providing its services to clients in New York City and other cities in the area. Shirly Chau, the founder of Genesis Wedding Planning, is a Certified Wedding Planner. In addition to traditional planning, Ms. Chau and her colleagues can provide day-of coordination services.

Flushing, NY 11367

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Jove Meyer Events

Jove Meyer Events is a Brooklyn ?based ?wedding planning? and design? ?company? that? prides itself with creating custom weddings that reflect couples' styles, personalities and relationships. The Knot has deemed ?Jove ?a Wedding Wizard, and ?he ?has also won ?the? "Couples' Choice Award" from WeddingWire?. In addition to weddings, ?Jove and his ?team? have planned and ?produced events such as fundraisers and corporate galas. Jove Meyer Events ?has planned events of varying sizes, from 50 to 5,000 guests? here in New York City and abroad.?

Brooklyn, NY 11213

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LLG Events

Based in Lower Manhattan, LLG Events is an international events management and design firm that specializes in luxury weddings throughout the metro area and across the globe. The company curates every local and destination wedding. This can include the event being hosted on a private island, meals prepared by Michelin-starred chefs, and visits to unlisted galleries. The company's work has been featured in The New York Times, Bridal Guide, and Bazaar.

55 Broadway Ste 301
New York, NY 10006

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Onederland Events

Onederland Events, in both NYC and Los Angeles, can help plan and produce weddings, both local and at far-off destinations, as well as proposals, corporate galas, award ceremonies, and nonprofit fundraisers. The team has been delivering its services to local clients for over a decade. Founder Michelle Newson has, in total, a dozen years' industry experience.

New York, NY 10018

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Tantawan Bloom

Tantawan Bloom is a New York City wedding planning service that combines modern design with "Thai-inspired" styles and techniques. Golf Srithamrong was born and raised in Thailand, where he nurtured a deep fascination with floral design. He moved to U.S. and, since 2003, has created not just floral arrangements but also events. Tantawan Bloom's past events have been featured in New York Magazine, The Knot, In Style Wedding Magazine, and Grace Ormond Wedding Style Magazine. Mr. Srithamrong has designed and overseen events at a number of signature local venues, including the Mandarin Oriental New York, the Plaza, and St. Regis Hotels.

New York, NY 10001

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Tara Guérard Soiree

Tara Guérard Soiree is the New York City wedding planning business of Tara Guérard. Notably, Ms. Guérard's business was recently featured in a Vogue article about "5-Star Wedding Planners You Need to Know About." Although operating an NYC location, Tara Guérard Soiree is headquartered in Charleston, SC.

New York, NY 10001

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Two Kindred Event Planners

Two Kindred Event Planners is an LGBTQ and woman-owned planning service that aims to deliver a unique experience for couples getting married, parents preparing for their child's Bar/Bat Mitzvah, or anyone arranging an event, such as a fundraising gala. Co-founded in Brooklyn, New York City by co-founders Alison and Jonathon, the company plans events for couples and people of all faiths, gender identity, sexual orientation, and race. It can offer full or partial planning services, including month-of planning.

490 Myrtle Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217

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Viva Max Weddings

Viva Max Weddings, established in 2013 in New York City, is a wedding planning business with clients throughout the city and its suburbs. The founder, owner, and principal planner, Viva Max, has been working in the wedding industry for over a dozen years. In 2004, she joined the staff of an independent bridal salon in Manhattan, and then served clients from subsequent positions at the Wedding Library and (as a wedding stationer) at Kate's Paperie.

New York, NY 10016

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Wed in Central Park

Wed in Central Park is a wedding planning service assisting clients in the New York City metro area. It is primarily focused on wedding meant to take place within Central Park, and consults clients on every aspect of the ceremony. The business helps clients to plan for the exact location of the wedding, prepare hospitality aspects such as food and refreshments for guests, and plan for contingencies such as weather or foot traffic.

401 1st Ave
New York, NY 10010

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