An Elegant Beginning
California Central Valley
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An Elegant Beginning will assist you in planning your wedding so you
can spend time planning your marriage.  A wedding can be
overwhelming as well as exciting, but we can guide you, assist you or
take care of all the details and planning.  The choice is yours.  We
have several packages for you to select from.
Especially for the budget conscious bride.  An Elegant Beginning
will leave the planning and details to you.  This service is designed
to assist in the direction of the planning during our complimentary
one hour Bridal Consultation.  In addition we provide the following:

Coordination Services – 12 hours of service:
  •  Prepare budget overview for wedding and reception
  •  Rehearsal – Maximum of 2 hours
  •  Ceremony – Maximum of 2 hours
  •  Reception – Maximum of 6 hours
  •  Arrange complimentary consultation with Wedding    
Officiant, if required
For the Bride wanting to be somewhat involved with the planning
and decorating process but still wishing for a little direction and
assistance.  This service includes all coordination mentioned in the
Lavender Package plus the following additional services:

  •  Prepare budget for wedding and reception
  •  Create wedding day time-line to ensure all goes smoothly
  •  Direct Bride to established and trusted venues
  •  Assist with contracting all vendor services
  •  Offer suggestions for reasonably priced rentals,
decorations, favors, etc.
  •  Coordinate with all vendors during ceremony and reception
for a perfect day
Geared to the needs of the busy Bride-To-Be who wants it all and
it all has to be perfect, the Iris Package includes all services in
the Lavender and Rose Packages. Additionally,
An Elegant
will provide the following necessary details:

  •  Make appointments for each vendor and accompany the
Bride to each appointment
  •  Write contractual agreements for each vendor’s services
  •  Monitor all aspects of such contracts assuring no details
fall through the cracks
  •  Assume responsibility for procuring all rentals,
decorations and favors
An all inclusive, total stress free wedding!  An Elegant Beginning
will take care of all details.  The Bride, Groom and their families
show up on the day of the wedding to thoroughly enjoy the day
they all dreamed of.

Package includes:

  •  Locate and secure wedding and reception sites
  •  Contract with all vendors, such as:
· Caterer
·  Florist
·  Photographer
·  Videographer
·  Musicians, DJ, Band, Orchestra, etc.
·  Cake
·  Limousines
·  Available for Bride and bridal party attire selections
·  Assure Gentlemen are properly fitted for tuxedos, etc.
  •  Plan Bridesmaid’s luncheon
  •  Arrange the Rehearsal Dinner
  •  Arrange consultation with Wedding Officiant, if required
  •  Plan details for wedding ceremony & reception,  including:
·  Florals and markers for ceremony
·  Reception centerpieces and decorations
·  Favors & Programs
·  Toasting goblets, guest book, unity candle, etc.
  •  Follow-up with each contracted vendor throughout the
planning stages

Additionally, the Bride and the Responsible Party will be kept
apprised of all planning details on a web page created exclusively
for the Bride.

Although the wedding is the Bride’s Day, the Groom, Mothers and
Fathers of the Bridal Party deserve to enjoy this once-in-a-life-
time event.  Rest assured, with all the details left to
An Elegant Beginning your day will be the perfect, memorable
day you always envisioned for yourself, your daughter and your
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"Planning To Perfection"
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