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Decatur Wedding Planners

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Magical Events
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Sabina J.
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I would highly recommend using Magical Events for wedding planning! Lori did an outstanding job and our wedding day was perfect thanks to all the hard work she put into it!

Private Chef
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
John D.
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Raquel came out to work our wedding reception/tailgate and she did a wonderful job! Everyone commented on how nice she was. She even donated our extra food to a local charity to make sure it didn't go to waste.

  • 13 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Erica K.
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Gayle was professional and offered a lot of assistance with our wedding. She was available at all times to speak with. She helped my husband and I make informed decisions. We were appreciative of the help.

SKL Planning & Events
5.0
from 1 review
  • 18 years in business
Will B.
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Tiffany from SKL did my business anniversary party which was a black tie event.She was very faithful caring and I trusted her from the start.Her bubbly personality and caring heart is sure to charm and guide you

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I am a licensed hairstylist, makeup artist and esthetician. I wear many hats. I do makeup for all occasions. I help plan weddings, baby showers, graduation parties, receptions, and sister girl events. I also do all types of hair, both men and ladies. I'm very good working with weave, quick weaves, and personal wigs.

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We offer an on-site and off-site catering, event planning, and in meeting your liquor needs. We are locally owned with an outstanding chef.

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I do makeup for any occasion. I also do party planning for wedding receptions, birthday parties and showers.

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I offer Vegas style Elvis weddings with full Elvis tribute and DJ for the reception. I am an Elvis impersonation ordained minister.

  • 13 years in business
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Rae of Sunshine Events provides exceptional service that lowers stress levels for our clients.

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Top Notch focuses on creating memories that last a lifetime to all of our customers!

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t belive that I stand out as a professional because I am able to tune in to the clients personality and develop plans that match their personality. I am not a cookie cutter planner. Every event is different and needs to be treated that way.

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I am a full time public speaking professor/author/journalist. I put all of my skills together to make a custom ceremony that everyone will remember. No two couples are the same. Why should their wedding be?

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Having an accomplished staff that I've worked with for over 25 years gives us an edge. We just recently put a wedding for 100 together in 3 weeks, including dress consultation & fitting, invitations, rsvps, venues, florist, caterer, cake, musicians, hair, nail & make-up appointments, photographer, limo service, wedding night reservations, all decorations & provided clean up. Bride is a very busy professional & did not have the time to handle the details. We put the package together for her. We can do it all, or we can do minimal amounts. It is your day, your choice.

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Top Ten Reasons to hire DJ Matthew Stevens. 1 Book Me means get Me, guaranteed in writing. 2 Insured, licenced and 2 national associations. 3 Free consultations, all inclusive up front fees. 4 Multiple light and speaker setups to fit any size room and crowd. 5 Established business office, monthly and yearly meetings, professional. 6 Online date checker, event planner packet and price quote generator. 7 Certified Wedding Expert. Certified Master of Ceremonies. Over 18 years experience. 8 I do not drink alcohol, smoke or flirt with guests. 9 There is back up equipment at every event. Just in case. 10 I have the talent, skills, equipment and personality to make your event one you've always dreamed of.

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I cater to all parties and events, decorations, bar tending, setup, tear down, etc. I'm the best around and give great quotes. I do have great references, and you will be satisfied.

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I did weddings for the US Air Force base in Warner Robins, Georgia. I can supply pictures. I was responsible for the setting up, decorating, and taking down of the events.

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I offer makeup and wedding planning services for major events, such as weddings, prom, etc. My fees are very affordable.

  • 5 years in business
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We make sure everything is perfect, all the way down to the mint color on the table. The smallest details can make the biggest impact to your guest. Most of the decorations we provide will be handmade which makes them one of a kind, which makes them "once in a life time".

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I am a retired ordained minister. I ministered in the pulpit for several years before retirement. I have a passion for performing weddings as I feel that it is a time when couples are the happiest. My wife is a certified wedding coordinator/planner and enjoys working with the couples I am working for. I love what I do and will be happy to give you your dream wedding.

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My heart goes into everything that I do. There is not a part of the event and wedding planning process that I do not make it as good as if it we my own. I make it even better and I make everyone's dreams come true.

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I work with the person to see what I can do for them. We work on a budget that they can afford. I make the cake, do the flowers, decorate and plan the wedding as the person wants.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a wedding planner?

A wedding planner is a professional service provider whose job it is to organize and execute all the details of a couple’s wedding. A wedding planner can be contracted at any stage in the wedding planning process to help to any degree the couple is willing to pay for. Wedding planning is similar to event planning in that a planning team handles the coordination of multiple wedding elements including catering, venue, guests, entertainment, decor, transportation and more. Anyone who has ever been involved in a wedding can confirm that wedding planning is hard work. Experience brings wisdom when it comes to avoiding or resolving day-of challenges. There is no legal regulatory body that oversees or certifies wedding planning as an industry. Anyone who chooses can call themselves a wedding planner. When looking for a wedding planner, be sure to read reviews, and make smart hiring decisions by asking about licenses and insurance.

How much does it cost for a wedding planner?

Wedding planning is a full-time job — unless you hire a professional to handle the hard work for you. The cost for a wedding planner will depend on the level of service you desire. The least expensive wedding planner option is day-of coordination, then partial service, then full-service.  

The national average cost for wedding planning is between $990 and $1,300. Costs are greatly affected by region, with rural or smaller-town wedding planners often far more affordable than planners in higher-cost cities. Here are some examples of the various levels of wedding planning and their potential average costs:

  • Day-of-wedding coordination: $800-$1,700. Day-of services can include the planner finalizing all details, creating a timeline, confirming vendors and overseeing all setup, day-of activities, and cleanup. The couple does all the front-end planning and contracts all the vendors. Time commitment could be about 15-25 hours, depending on pricing.
  • Partial service: $1,500-$3,800. Here the planner works with the couple from the beginning, helping contract vendors, creating a timeline, and overseeing all details of day-of execution. Time commitment could be about 30-60 hours, depending on package and pricing.
  • Full service: $3,500-$8,000 or more. Here the professional handles all wedding and planning details including working on design, securing rentals, getting the venue and vendors, and handling complete execution of the event. Time commitment could be 50-150 hours or more, depending on package and pricing.
  • Consulting: $50-$150 per hour for design, vendor, reception and other wedding planning consultation.
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