Laurels
Best Wedding
Planners in
Portland
2017

Why These Wedding Planners?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored wedding planners on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best wedding planners in Portland, OR.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Adornment Events

Adornment Events has over 13 years of wedding and corporate event planning experience and was founded by a group of creative professionals. The company received Oregon Bride Magazine's Best of 2015 award and has received WeddingWire's Couple's Choice award every year since 2014. Service packages include full design and planning, partial planning, a "month prior" package, day-of services, and fully customizable a la carte packages.

Milwaukie, OR(971) 563-5555

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Bridal Bliss Event Planning

Bridal Bliss Event Planning is a Lake Oswego company specializing in full-service wedding planning, partial planning, and day-of wedding coordination services. The company has been featured in Bride's Magazine, WeddingWire, and Oregon Bride Magazine and was named Portland's Best Wedding Planner of 2016 for the seventh year in a row. Pre-wedding services include planning, developing a budget and checklist, locating a venue, hiring vendors, tracking guest RSVPs, acquiring a marriage license, and unlimited meetings with clients to coordinate all other aspects. Wedding day services include coordination of all details, acting as point person for all vendors, assisting the family and wedding party, and dealing with any unexpected surprises or emergencies.

Lake Oswego, OR(503) 804-4901

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CK Wedding & Event Design

CK Wedding & Event Design is a small, boutique event planning company in Milwaukie specializing in "creating personalized experiences for couples." The company is owned and operated by best friend duo Chelsea and Kayla, who believe in creating close and authentic relationships with their clients. Services include full and partial coordination and final preparation for weddings. The "final prep" option is best suited for couples who have already figured out most of the details but need some help bringing everything together, while full coordination is more useful for couples who are starting from scratch and need help with comprehensive support and design assistance.

Milwaukie, OR(503) 850-6415

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Creations by Ly

Creations by Ly is a full-service event and wedding management company in Portland. The company has over 11 years of industry experience and was founded out of a passion for the details and personalization that go into personal and social event planning. Customers can purchase all-inclusive wedding planning, event design, and day-of wedding coordination. The Perfect Day Collection is the company's day-of coordination package and includes a detailed meeting six to eight weeks before the wedding day, the creation of a staging guide, rehearsal facilitation, and management of all on-site activities throughout the wedding day.

Portland, OR(503) 208-5188

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Creative Celebrations

Creative Celebrations is a full-service wedding and event planning company in Lake Oswego with over 30 years of experience. The company assists clients with venue selection, decor, rentals, entertainment, music, catering, photography, flowers, and all other wedding day details. Services are available for formal, beach, destination, outdoor, and local weddings. In client testimonials, event planner Carolyn is described as organized, proactive, and as helping brides enjoy their wedding days without having to worry about any of the details.

Lake Oswego, OR(503) 245-3132

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EJP Events

EJP Events is an event planning company in Portland that believes in pampering its customers by ensuring all details of an event go off without a glitch. Wedding planning services include event design and theming, budget planning, vendor mediation, wedding day coordination, and additional details such as wedding website design, gift bags and favors, transportation coordination, and all other organizational logistics. The company has 20 years of experience in the industry and features a team of planners trained through the International Special Events Society, Meeting Professionals International, and the Association of Bridal Consultants.

Portland, OR(503) 284-6756

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Fern & Grace

Fern & Grace offers vintage wedding rentals and event planning in Newberg. Owner Maria Taylor can "turn people's dreams into reality" and provide unique vintage components for wedding receptions and parties. The wedding day coordination package costs $1,000 and offers up to nine hours of assistance for a wedding of up to 150 guests. In addition to detailed wedding day services, this package includes a one-hour timeline discussion meeting, a one-hour rehearsal, and a one-hour venue walk through appointment.

Newberg, OR(971) 226-0952

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Ginger + You Weddings and Events

Ginger + You Weddings and Events is the Oregon City company of Leann Reece, who "works hard to listen to her clients, get to know them as individuals, and make sure their events go off without a hitch." The day-of coordination package starts at $1,400 and includes meetings with the event planner, timeline creation for the ceremony and reception, vendor coordination, rehearsal execution, personal item and gift collection, and bridal consultation on an as-needed basis. The more involved partial coordination package starts at $2,500 and offers more comprehensive assistance throughout the planning process.

Oregon City, OR(971) 506-4888

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J29 Events

J29 Events is the Portland event and wedding planning company of lead designer Shauna Karver, who has a background in corporate events. Wedding packages are available for destination weddings, full-service coordination, partial planning, month-of planning, day-of coordination, and elopement services for couples who wish to have an intimate wedding experience. The full-service package includes management of all details from the day of engagement until the last wedding decoration is taken down after the big event.

Portland, OR(503) 349-6481

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Parties and Events NW

Parties and Events NW is a decor, design, and event planning company in Vancouver. Wedding day coordination services include setting up programs, vendor management, bouquet distribution, directing musicians and DJs, gathering people for pictures, ensuring proper food flow, distributing final vendor payments, carrying an emergency kit, and handling any unexpected hiccups.

Vancouver, WA(360) 953-1661

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Pearl & Roses

Pearl & Roses is a wedding planning company in Sandy owned and operated by Donna Cole, who considers her clients family. The all-inclusive pearl package starts with the first meeting between event planner and client and ends once the wedding reception is over. The day-of roses package begins two weeks before the wedding day and includes last-minute preparation and wedding day assistance.

Sandy, OR(503) 668-4483

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Sheer Bliss Wedding & Event Planning

Sheer Bliss Wedding & Event Planning in Silverton has been in the special event and wedding industry for eight years. The company's lead coordinators Shana and Renee have over 10 years of experience and are certified through the Association of Bridal Consultants. Services include an all-inclusive "From the Beginning" package, a "Final Touch" package for couples who have already done most of the planning, and bridal consultations for $45 per hour.

Silverton, OR(503) 930-4432

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Soiree Special Event Planning

Soiree Special Event Planning is a Lake Oswego full-service event coordination and management company founded in 1998 by owner Molli Barss. The company offers predesigned wedding packages but is also willing to customize unique packages to meet individual clients' needs. Some of the predesigned packages include the Jour Du Mariage or day-of coordination package with services starting approximately two months before the wedding day, and the Elegante package, which features full, all-inclusive wedding coordination.

Lake Oswego, OR(503) 230-9311

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Soleil Bliss Event Productions

Soleil Bliss Event Productions is a full-service wedding planning and event coordination company in Vancouver. Wedding services include partial planning, all-inclusive planning, occasional extras, and day-of services. The company won WeddingWire's Couple's Choice Award for five years running from 2012-2016. In client testimonials, lead planner Liz is described as detailed, organized, and extremely calm when dealing with planning hiccups.

Vancouver, WA(503) 936-9277

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Whitney Werts Events

Whitney Werts Events is a West Linn event planning, design, and styling boutique firm. The company was founded in 2012 by Whitney Werts, who has a passion for the details and customization that go into unique weddings. Wedding packages include full-service event coordination and design, partial event coordination and design, day-of coordination, event design, and hourly wedding consultation. Packages can also be customized to meet individual clients' exact needs.

West Linn, OR(503) 974-6231

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