What is your most memorable wedding?
My own wedding planned to perfection and I finally let go of the spreadsheet at the first event. We had 6 events over 7 days
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
What about your business are you most proud of?
I left a secure job where I was working full time to follow my passion and dreams. Best decision ever. I am extremely proud that in a very short time I have been able to be recognised as an award-winning Professional Toastmaster & Ceremonies Celebrant and Public Speaking Expert. I love that clients are very happy to put their trust in me.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Don't try and do it on your own. Use the skills of family and friends and if affordable get in touch with me as your Lady Toastmaster or Celebrant to ensure you have a special day, enjoy your day and be stress free.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
The Toastmaster escorting the grandmother of the bride throughout the day
The bridegroom singing for his bride during a Celebrant wedding
Describe your typical process with a couple.
email or telephone call initially
Where possible meet & greet or use Facetime or Skype
If all ok send a booking form
Keep in touch at agreed times through email, calls, skype etc
What is the most unusual thing you’ve been asked to plan?
nothing is unusual and making it happen is part of my role
How do you ensure a stress-free wedding?
Regular Communications and checking to understand that everyone is clear what is happening
What do you love most about your job?
choose your suppliers by making sure that they are listening to understand your requirements not listening then telling you what they think you should have.
What is your favourite moment at a wedding?
There are a few - when the bride walks in and the bridegroom sees her in her dress for the first time, the first dance and in a Celebrant Wedding when sindoor is put in the bride's parting and the mangalsutra placed around the bride's neck.