Planning my wedding with Emily was a wonderful experience.
She literally thought of everything, so all I had to do on my wedding day was enjoy myself and my new husband. Her incredible taste, pride in her work and dedication to her clients comes through in every decision she makes. She is a talented event planner and I highly recommend her.
— Kooshya Sugarman & Alex Breen
Emily was great the day of our wedding!
She knew what we wanted, and executed it without needing us at all the day of the wedding. Our wedding was on a farm, where we had to bring everything in, it was amazing not to have to worry about setting up linens, and dishes etc. She made sure the place looked beautiful. We would not have been able to pull it off without her help. She even managed to squeeze in the scheduled Irish bag pipers at the last minute.
— Joe & Colleen Ragusa
The wedding of Sasha and Dave on Saturday night will go down as the best wedding in the history of the universe!
On behalf of our families please know that your hard work, dedication and professionalism at the wedding of Sasha and Dave on Saturday night will go down as the best wedding in the history of the universe...at least to those in attendance! I still have a smile on my face as I remember you transforming the 8 minute and 30 second wedding ceremony space and then the shear delight of moving into the wedding reception in the Barrel Room and Winery and to floating back into the transformed magical main venue for the dinner and rocking dance party. Wow...just Wow.
But...the best part of all is that Sasha and Dave had the wedding they wanted and deserved.
Again, thank you and I know I'll see you again.
— Debbie, Mother Of the Bride
Our wedding was a huge success thanks to the incredible job Emily did as our day-of coordinator!
We had to push our ceremony back due to weather and she kept everyone organized (including politely keeping wayward guests away from the bridal suite!) and ensured we did the walk down the aisle as I had imagined. She was so helpful with our guests, the band, and the caterers, making sure everything went off without a hitch! Our wedding was a big party and Emily made sure we could just relax and enjoy the fun!
— Caitlin and Marc Colletti
We wanted to celebrate our marriage in my parents' backyard,
which was so unique and special. It also meant bringing all of the vendors in early, and transporting the guests up a steep private road. With a unique venue comes unique challenges, and Emily was able to manage it day-of and put our worries to ease. Thank you Emily, for helping us celebrate our truly special day!
— Megan and Riley Fitzgerald
Hiring Emily Izakowitz as our month-of wedding planner for my youngest daughter’s wedding was the best decision I made in the entire, year-long process of preparing for the big day.
Emily has a rare gift for closely listening to and intuiting her clients’ vision, and then helping them to realize that vision at every level, from the utterly practical to the over-the-moon romantic. She is as resilient, flexible, and good-natured as she is organized, decisive, firm, and reliable. With an understated elegance all her own, she helped to orchestrate a complex nexus of florists, caterers, clergy, drivers, photographers, musicians, wedding party members, and guests with inspirational calm.
In retrospect, I wish I’d hired her for the entire planning period. She’s a marvel.
-Lisa, Mother of the Bride
My wife and I loved Emily. She was friendly, knowledgeable, and well-organized.
One thing that we didn't realize before the wedding is how important it is to hire a wedding planner that the vendors respect, after all you are no longer in charge, the wedding planner is. Everyone that worked with her spoke of how great she was. I think that mutual respect behind the scenes makes for happier vendors and a better wedding.
It is difficult to differentiate wedding planners when looking at slick websites and considering prices. Everyone seems to offer the same services and taut their experience. That said, not all planners are the same. Do yourself a favor and save yourself research time and hire Emily immediately if she is available.
-Colleen and Tristan
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