Live Streaming Your Wedding Ceremony

There are many reasons why some of your nearest and dearest may not be able to attend in person when you wed. Prior to COVID-19, most often we saw this occurrence with family in the military, with loved ones who were either sick or too frail to travel, those living across oceans or even casual […]

May 6, 2020

Fun Quarantine Date Night Ideas

During this time of social distancing due to the impact that the corona virus we’re all spending much more time indoors. It’s still important to connect with your other half with laughter and fun. Why wait on date night? If you’re passing the time with your significant other, relieve a bit of the anxiety we […]

April 15, 2020

Let’s Get Married at the Courthouse!

On a few occasions we have come across people saying that wedding planning is just Elope In Tennessee too much of a hassle, or that it is our of their budget and they just want to get married at the courthouse. Sadly, for Tennessee (and Kentucky) this is a thing of the past. There are […]

February 19, 2020

Meet The Planners: 20 Questions with Raina & Mariah

We’d like to reintroduce ourselves since its been a while! Meet Raina, the owner of Weddings & Events by Raina. 1. If you could have any pet (real or fictional) what would it be? Mr. Narwhal from the movie “Elf”. 2. What are you most scared of? Failure. And sadly, failure is all part of […]

September 11, 2019

Meet the Rockstars Behind the Magic

Many couples trust their biggest day to our expertise. With over 20 years in the wedding business we are glad to make each and every event run seamlessly creating special memories for all in attendance. Now, let’s meet those magic makers!! Raina van Setter, our fearless leader, originally hails from upstate New York, but has […]

September 26, 2018

Jennifer + Amanda / Hilltop Pet Resort / Nashville, Tennessee

Amanda, manager of the luxury, Hilltop Pet Resort, loves any and all animals large and small. She readily gives the resident goat hugs as often as she chases after the ducks who also reside at the resort for pets and treats. She is the master of creating a create a fun, engaging atmosphere for all […]

November 4, 2017

The White vs. Ivory Debate: What is best for your skin tone?

When going to a bridal salon finding your perfect wedding dress you usually envision the traditional choice which is a white wedding dress…

October 4, 2017

The Bride Wore Pants? Wedding Day Jumpsuits, Rompers and Pants

You know how much we love romantic and colorful wedding dresses. Romantic, feminine, dramatic and pretty, they have the power to make you look like a princess, feel like a goddess, and set the tone for your entire wedding. But, let’s be honest. They aren’t for everyone and we are here to tell you that […]

June 21, 2017

Engagement Ring Insurance

CONGRATULATIONS!! You finally got her to say YES. And why wouldn’t she? She’s loved you from the start, and Look At That Ring! You WAY outkicked your coverage, son, and she radiates like the sun when she shows off the beautiful ring you gave her. So now, your journey through life together begins. You’ve planned […]

April 22, 2017

Oh no!! What do I do? – Advice from your wedding planner

Basically from the moment you get engaged…you can start working with your Wedding Planner. Not only will working with a professional who has the knowledge and experience save you TIME, it will also save you MONEY. They will guide you on getting the best value for your money and their industry network will score you […]

April 20, 2017

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