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Beat The Heat: 5 Tips to Stay Cool During Your Summer Wedding

Beat The Heat: 5 Tips to Stay Cool During Your Summer Wedding

Summer weddings are so fun, but they can quickly match and even exceed the heat outside. Even indoor weddings with air conditioning blasting can quickly get too warm, especially when the dance floor gets moving. Keep your guests – and yourself! (hello wedding dress...

10 reasons why you need a wedding planner!

10 reasons why you need a wedding planner!

Whether you just got the ring and haven’t thought of one single detail for your wedding, or you're months in and already picked out flowers, a dress, a caterer and the invites – you may be asking yourself, do I really need a wedding coordinator? Of course, you’re...

How to Plan A Public Park Wedding

How to Plan A Public Park Wedding

Are you planning to have a wedding in a public park? Who wouldn’t want this. It is cost effective (on the surface), perfect and easy backdrop- win, win, win!

Planning a Covid Wedding and Avoiding Burn Out

Planning a Covid Wedding and Avoiding Burn Out

Brides are OVER this pandemic and honestly rightfully so! So how do you not burn out during wedding planning, let alone planning a covid wedding?Well I could sit here and tell you to just call us up and bam! No more stress (HA!) but I guess we can share some of our tips and tricks to keep your sanity.

A Covid Wedding Story- Face Masks and Food Trucks!

A Covid Wedding Story- Face Masks and Food Trucks!

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.

Why We Love Winter Weddings

Why We Love Winter Weddings

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.

Types of Small Weddings and What to Expect!

Types of Small Weddings and What to Expect!

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.

Celebrity Wedding Planning- For Anyone!

Celebrity Wedding Planning- For Anyone!

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 Event Planners- Why Do We Need Them?

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?

Key to Finding a Great Wedding Planner

Key to Finding a Great Wedding Planner

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

Famous Wedding Planners Tricks

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.

Planning the Best Wedding for Your Vision

Planning the Best Wedding for Your Vision

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.

The Key to Being a Destination Wedding Planner

The Key to Being a Destination Wedding Planner

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!!

Day of Coordination- Why Your Wedding Needs It!

Day of Coordination- Why Your Wedding Needs It!

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.

Décor on a Budget? No Problem!

Décor on a Budget? No Problem!

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!

A Black and White Affair: Sarah and Sam Tie the Knot

A Black and White Affair: Sarah and Sam Tie the Knot

Nestled in Ridgewood New Jersey, The Felina provides a sleek and modern backdrop for couples seeking a truly magical wedding experience. In this blog, we'll delve into the details of a beautiful Jewish wedding that unfolded at The Felina, capturing the essence of...

Once Upon a December Wedding

Once Upon a December Wedding

  In the crisp air of December, amidst the winter charm of New York City, Sharon and Ritchie embarked on a magical journey as they exchanged vows at The Foundry. Their winter wedding was a celebration of love, warmth, and unique touches that made it an...

Winter Destination Wedding: What’s Hot and What’s Not

Winter Destination Wedding: What’s Hot and What’s Not

            Winter destination weddings have become increasingly popular, offering couples a unique and enchanting backdrop for their special day. From snow-covered mountains to cozy indoor venues, winter destination weddings provide a magical atmosphere that can't be...

Chic Wedding at Iconic Prospect Park Boathouse

Chic Wedding at Iconic Prospect Park Boathouse

As the leaves turn vibrant shades of red and gold, the Prospect Park Boathouse in Brooklyn, New York, emerges as a picturesque venue for couples seeking a chic fall wedding. In this blog, we'll explore the elements that made a fall wedding at the Prospect Park...

5 Tips for Surviving Engagement Season

5 Tips for Surviving Engagement Season

As wedding season comes to an end, we are about to venture into engagement season! It’s that magical time of the year when love is in the air, and couples around the city are taking the plunge into marital bliss. If you find yourself amidst the flurry of proposals and...

2024 Trends We Are Seeing From Luxury NYC Wedding Planners

2024 Trends We Are Seeing From Luxury NYC Wedding Planners

As the calendar turns another page, so do the trends in the world of weddings. 2024 promises to be a year filled with innovation, creativity, romance, and a touch of classic elegance. Whether you're planning your own nuptials or simply enjoy staying in the loop with...