I'm an event planner and designer in Los Angeles, CA whose mission is to educate the modern day bride just how planning her day doesn't have to be as stressful. Here on the blog you can find my latest tips, advice, resources, or featured articles to learn more on all things planning. 

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Wedding hacks are here to save the day! Are you constantly thinking about your wedding day hoping it runs smoothly? Of course every bride would like their day to be perfect, some occasions could arise, but here are a few wedding hacks you might not know about that could save you time, money, and unforgettable […]

Wedding Hacks that Will Make Every Bride’s Life Easier

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Budget friendly bride tips from Not Jess A Planner, Los Angeles, CA.

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Budget friendly bride tips! Are you on a budget for your wedding? After contacting countless vendors, you might have gotten “sticker shock” and realized weddings are very pricey. You hear about it all the time, but until you start planning a wedding you realize the actual cost. In this week’s video I breakdown my top […]

Budget Friendly Bride Tips

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A wedding party can be an intricate situation. Everyone is either asking or expecting to be part of your party and maybe you might disagree with their assumption. Likely you’re in wedding planning mode, and you’re figuring out who you should have as your bridesmaid or groomsmen in your wedding party. These people should be […]

Wedding Party Rules to Follow Before Asking

Best way to choose your wedding party by Not Jess A Planner, Los Angeles, CA.

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Best places to shop for a bridesmaid dress Los Angeles, CA.

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Bridesmaid dresses need to be picked out for the bridesmaids and you have no idea where to get them from or what options are out there. If this is you, you have nothing to worry about anymore! I have done all the research for you! Below are 12 websites that will help you choose the […]

Where To Get Your Bridesmaid Dress

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A bridesmaid should ask questions to their bride about their responsibilities before accepting. But first, congratulations! You were just asked to be someone’s bridesmaid! It is such an exciting time and an honor to be asked. Remember a lot of thought goes into who they want standing by their side, so a bridesmaid proposal is […]

Bridesmaid Questions To Ask The Bride Before You Answer Yes

Bridesmaid questions you should before saying yes, by Not Jess A Planner, Los Angeles, CA.

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Know the main responsibilities of a Bridesmaid from Not Jess A Planner, Los Angeles, CA.

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A Bridesmaid’s Responsibilities is more than walking down the aisle. Learn about them from Not Jess A Planner.

Bridesmaid Responsibilities Go To Guide

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After so many questions from your family and friends, you’re probably wondering if you should elope? Am I right? Well, I’m here to assure you that you do not need to have all the answers. No matter what kind of guide you read, no wedding is the same. It’s your day, so you should be able to celebrate however you want to. Here are some wedding traditions I feel you could gloss over, if it isn’t of too much importance.

TOP WEDDING TRADITIONS YOU CAN SKIP

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When you plan your wedding you are faced with so many decisions. Spending endless hours on this perfect event you’ve been waiting for has finally come, but what some may not tell you is the unexpected wedding costs that might pop up along the way. Please note these wedding costs below depend on the scope […]

10 UNEXPECTED WEDDING COSTS

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Yes, the struggle is real, but it doesn’t have to be. In this blog I share with you these 5 simple tips to help reduce the wedding stress and your worries.

Eliminate Wedding Stress with These Simple Tips

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Wondering what is the best time of the year to have your wedding post-covid? Let’s break it down season by season to help you plan your dream special day.

Best Season for Weddings: A Breakdown

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