Kristina Allen is a WPIC Certified Wedding Planner & Coordinator, (soon to be) Certified Wedding & Event Designer and the owner of Elysian Weddings & Events. Dubbed, “PEI’s Passionate Wedding Planner” she started her business in 2016 and in three short years, has grown it into a team of eight coordinators, who, by the end of 2019, will have coordinated 100 weddings. Kristina is enthusiastic about seeing her clients through the best days of their lives and doing whatever it takes to make that happen, and teaching couples how to celebrate stress-free. She is also dedicated to creating a community of like minded vendors within the Wedding industry, whether it be through hosting mixers and industry nights, mentoring new vendors, or sitting on the board of I Do PEI.
“If I want charge less than everyone else, who is it really hurting?” Everyone. It’s hurting everyone.
For couples that love all things contemporary, consider a modern wedding theme that embraces design elements from the 1920s and beyond. Heavily curate your wedding palette and decor to achieve a sophisticated and memorable celebration. Here are 10 modern wedding themes we love: Modern minimalist: Cut down on over-the-top decor with a wedding theme thatRead More
In the world of weddings and quite frankly, any business there are people that you want to work with, and some that you just don’t. When you think about the reasons that you enjoyed working with an individual certain things stand out, and it doesn’t always have to do with experience.
By: Tracey Manailescu We are back from Cocktails in Cartagena/I Do Cartagena (aka one of the most incredible experiences ever). The attendees, speakers, hospitality, wedding venues, food, city, and the memories are sure to last a lifetime! Cartagena, Colombia has captured a special place in my heart, and I am sure that I speak forRead More
“I have been planning wedding professionally for X-amount of years. I keep getting asked by potential clients if I am certified. At this point, why should I get certified? Isn’t it only for new planners?” This is one of our most-asked questions.
If this is a question you have asked yourself, here are “5 Reasons Experienced Planners Should get Certified”
Consistent blog content is so important to us, and we try to post twice a week on the WPIC blog. Sometimes it is so difficult to come up with ideas, and we let it slide and it turns into once a week or every second week. I was reminded just last week again about how important it is for Google analytics and SEO to keep them coming.
Good days and bad days. We all have them. Some days you feel that you have arrived and are on top of the wedding world, and others you feel like a little fish in a big pond. Am I right?
There are only 5 days left to register for this incredible experience! REGISTER NOW The Wedding Professionals Conference October 28- November 1, 2019, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia Register Now! The guest list for this amazing, partially-sponsored conference will be limited to 25 pre-qualified Wedding Planners & Travel Agents, from anywhere in the world, who workRead More
Thank you to Sanaz Safari of Grey Harlowe Collective for this stunning wedding editorial submission. “The inspiration behind this concept was modern minimalism and effortless romance. Muted tones with textured, layered fabrics portrayed the ethereal and whimsical aesthetic that I envisioned. By intentionally promoting a lack of contrast for the tablescape and decor, we wereRead More