I love weddings. Whenever I have clients ask me- do you think we can skip the garter? Do we have to have a flower girl? Is it weird if we have a buffet? My answer is always the same- THERE ARE NO RULES!! It is your day- make it what your heart desires.
Spring summer and fall may have the best weather and sunlight but there is really something truly romantic about a cozy winter wedding. The festive time of year lends very well to a wedding celebration. Fireplaces, warm colors of bold reds and deep greens and blues, strong drinks and sparkly accents- it all lends so well to a festive and luxurious wedding.
YES- there is a huge difference in how you can have a small wedding. The types can vary especially these days. Intimate weddings can bring amazing benefits- you can have a bigger budget and create your vision, you can also cut costs in half and save money and you can have the freedom to share the moment only with those closest to you.
Brooklyn Wedding Planning is hotter than ever! This trend has been going on for a few years but there is an explosion of wedding planning in Brooklyn! It is a tri-state hot spot and for good reason.
Think only celebrities can have amazing weddings? NOPE. You can have the most epic wedding- your guests will be in awe of your NYC celebrity wedding planning.
Corporate Event Planners- Why Do We Need Them? Corporate events seem easy. However…Most offices without an in-house event department tend to not put resources into a professional corporate event planner. A lot of corporations think it is more cost effective to forego. Unfortunately that mindset is why sometimes we get brought in to clean up messes. So why are we necessary?
The key to finding a perfect wedding planner isn’t rocket science. There are a lot of self proclaimed “celebrity event planners” out there that are anything but! The most important part of your wedding can be your planner and choosing incorrectly can really cost you- in more ways than one!
Famous Wedding Planners Tricks. Want to have famous wedding planners tips and tricks that rivals those of Mindy Weiss, Colin Cowie or March Blum? Well Alinato is here (and way better;) to share famous wedding planners tips and tricks.
How to get the most out of your planning and have the best wedding for your vision! We love a DIY approach. You know your taste, style and vision better than anyone. An event planner is basically an executor. We do not push visions on you (unless you want it!) but rather we work with you to execute YOUR vision.
Below we share are tips on being the perfect destination wedding planner!So you want a destination wedding? I don’t blame you! They cut down the guest list and can be a real money saver. Reach out to us to learn more about the things to think about when planning the best destination wedding!!
So why do you think day of wedding coordination is something you need?
You planned a whole wedding. Spent months of agony on finding the date, the venue the perfect wedding party…The key to really enjoying your day and avoiding any issues with the venue, your mother, a bridesmaid- hire a day of coordinator! I cannot stress this enough. Even if I was not a professional wedding planner- I would be screaming this to brides.
Decor on a Budget? No problem we have some easy wedding decor hacks for you! At Alinato Events we understand wedding planning should not break the bank!
Wedding planners are as essential to your special day as the bouquet, the dress and the person you are planning to marry. Alyssa Pettinato has experience in what makes weddings work: Alinato Events is based in New York, and has headed the planning for some of the best...
With Covid-19 upon us now more then ever online events are it! As pressure to reduce face-to-face meetings increases, there is a growing need for the use of online platforms. Even though things will eventually go back to normal, life must go on and we all must...
At Alinato we are taking COVID-19 very seriously. We know people want to cancel events and limit big gatherings at this time. We completely sympathize and understand these precautions. That’s why we are offering services to help in this crisis event planning...
Congratulations! After months of planning, your partner popped the question. With the scent of romance in the air, it’s time to start planning your wedding. Many couples make the mistake of trying to do everything themselves when it comes to organizing the big day....
Thinking how to ask her to marry you? Valentine's Day is by far the most popular day for marriage proposals. Just get creative. Or even better, hire a wedding planner to help with the romantic setting to pop the question. Restaurants are second only to the home as the...
It is engagement season! Plan your wedding before the dates get scooped up. With engagement season upon us, thousands of couples across New York are proposing to their partners. When it comes to tying the knot, the joy of the occasion rapidly dissipates as you realize...