Auckland Wedding Planners and Stylists - The 2020 Guide
— By Raashka Mannie
12 May 2020
Wedding planning and styling is an adventure like none other, and you definitely don’t have to brave it alone.
One of the greatest gifts you’ll ever give yourself is the hiring of a wedding planner and stylist. There’s enough that you’re going to have to think about, from the seating chart to the colour scheme, and having an industry professional at your side will make things infinitely more manageable. They’re there to help you pick out patterns, point you towards excellent local suppliers, and even chose the colour of the ribbon tied around your bouquet. What more could you ask for?
In Auckland, we’re fortunate to have a multitude of talented wedding planners and stylists. All of them come with a wealth of experience, as well as unique approaches to planning and styling weddings. Many of them also offer perks such as furniture hire, floral skills and installation prowess. We’ve put together a handy guide on some of the best and brightest wedding planners and stylists in Auckland, here to help with everything from themes to keeping calm.
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No matter how big or small your wedding, DU Soirée is here to plan and style heartfelt weddings with a natural eye for detail. Featured in both national and international publications, they're wedding planners and stylists that have a wealth of experience, infusing creative aspects into your special day, be it a fun installation or a theme that you adore. They do weddings all around Auckland and New Zealand and are also happy to branch into destination weddings due to their extensive experience and strong international ties. DU Soirée is all about bringing colour and personality to your wedding day, with originality and a sense of adventure packed right in.
Take A Vow
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Here to take the responsibility of planning, styling and designing your wedding day, Take A Vow are event specialists with a focus on weddings. They work alongside you, for curated results that reflect who you are, handpicking suppliers and adding personal touches to each and every detail of your wedding. They do it all, from wedding coordination to setting up your special day, whether it’s in your backyard or a destination wedding miles and miles away. The owner of Take A Vow began the company upon realising her passion for bringing dreams to reality, working tirelessly with her dedicated team to ensure that your big day goes off as smoothly as possible. They have a wealth of experience in travel, planning and design, making them a perfect wedding planner choice.
Darling I Do
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And you certainly will. Darling I Do is an Auckland-based wedding planner and stylist that loves the wild side of love. It's all about passion, new heights and dizzying dreams with them, working with you to help plan and execute the special day you've always imagined. Darling I Do has a team of individualistic, idealistic and intrepid wedding designers, stylists and planners. They believe in trying new, daring things, bending the rules and having a whole lot of fun while they're at it. They specialise in intimate weddings with a style unique to you, using a fresh, modern style that will make your Auckland wedding an unmatched experience. If you're looking for wedding planners and stylists with edge, Darling I Do is the perfect answer.
Oh! Such Style
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All about the personal touch, Oh! Such Style are wedding planners and stylists that believe in creating honest, meaningful connections with their clients in order to help create a wedding experience that they’ll never forget. They have over a decade of experience in the industry, featured in multiple magazines and winning a series of awards for their flawless work. Offering a boutique approach to wedding planning and styling, Oh! Such Style leans towards a romantic, dreamy style, with an elegant aesthetic that blends seamlessly into every wedding. They believe in exquisite details, creativity and care, making them one of Auckland’s top wedding planners and stylists.
Blume & Darling
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New Zealand's only specialist on-the-day wedding coordinators, Blume & Darling can guarantee that they'll bring you organisation, order and outstanding service. They can pick off wherever and whenever you please, whether you've been toiling away for months or you need them by your side from day one. Blume & Darling are wedding planners that provide flexible, bespoke care for all of their couples, understanding the unique journey that each and every one goes through. They have a range of packages for you to choose from, removing the stress from budgeting, managing and all the other fiddly details, leaving you to bask in the golden joy of your upcoming wedding.
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Have the wedding you've always dreamed of with January Styling, an Auckland wedding planner and stylist that takes every joy in bringing your dreams to life. Whether you're traditional elegance or spunky fun, they bring you versatility and creativity in spades with a background in interior design and oodles of experience when it comes to adding colour to every corner. Not only does January Styling offer their prowess as a wedding stylist and planner, but they also have a unique collection of hire items for your wedding and can act as a celebrant - they're pretty much the whole package. Easygoing and ever-thrilled to work in the most romantic industry in the world, your wedding styling and planning could not be in better hands.