2018: A Year In Review

2018: A Year In Review

This past year was absolutely incredible! We won the Best of Weddings award from The Knot. We launched our new website and unveiled our new logo/brand. However, it’s the spectacular events we planned and designed that really made this year one for the books! We worked on dozens of gorgeous weddings like this one for Sabrina and Todd… and we organized multiple corporate events like this stylish steampunk party for Akeneo. We planned birthdays, anniversaries, showers and more. We got to know each of our clients and we brought their visions to life! So, it really was an incredible year full of creativity, passion, and LOVE. An experience that we can’t wait to relive in 2019!

30 Days Until “I Do”? Here Is What You Need To Do!

The last month of wedding planning can often be the most hectic. So, to help keep you calm we’ve organized your remaining tasks into one simple list. 1. Confirm your final guest count and table count. After you receive all of your RSVPs then it’s time to organize your seating arrangements. Once confirmed, you’ll need to order place cards / escort cards and share your final numbers with your wedding planner so they can pass the information along to the rest of your vendors. 2. Purchase all last-minute items for your wedding. This includes toasting glasses, guest book, cake knife set, cake topper, ring bearer pillow and/or flower girl basket. 3. Make final payments to your vendors. Almost every wedding […]

An Interview with SYB Event Planning: Soraya’s Journey

Soraya Y. Belgacem is the founder and owner of SYB Event Planning. Soraya has been planning events for 14 years and it all began at the University of Massachusetts Lowell… How did you start planning events? “I fell into event planning when I was a business student at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. I was the president of a few student organizations and was required to plan events for the groups. That’s when I realized how much I liked event planning.” When did you open SYB Event Planning? “After college, I went on to work in the corporate world (marketing and planning corporate events) and loved it! However, my friends started to get married and began asking for my help. […]

What To Expect When Working With An Event Planner

Are you wondering what an event planner really does? The answer is everything! Planning an event can be truly stressful. There are so many vendors with different products and services that it’s easy to get overwhelmed. But, if you hire an event planner, they’ll help you navigate through all of your options with efficiency and ease while keeping you within budget. Once they’ve secured your vendors, they’ll assist with event design and logistics. A good planner will meet with your vendors and come up with creative ways to bring your vision to life. They’ll organize all of your event details and identify any issues that could arise. Then they’ll develop a plan to combat all of those potential problems and […]