Melissa the owner & principal wedding planner of MC Events. She loves being able to share in the love of two individuals & feel blessed to get to work with such wonderful people each day! Based in the southern suburbs, She’s been planning weddings for a long period of time. There isn’t a day that goes by that she doesn’t have her planner in-hand & weddings on the brain.
After graduating from Africa University with an honors degree in English and Communication. She started planning weddings for friends and family members to build up her portfolio. It has been a long journey with lots of struggles and bumps along the way, but she couldn’t be more thankful with where she is now with her business.
When it comes to managing contracts & making sure all the vendors are in-sync, they have you covered. What about the actual look of your special occasion, though?
In addition to planning your event, they also design it! From hand-selecting your creative team & designing mood boards to setting up and styling all the design elements, they are with you every step of the way. If you have diverse taste, are stumped on how to put everything together, or you simply need someone to release your inner style, they have got you covered! As you browse for inspiration, you will probably be curious as to if and how it is possible to pull off a gorgeous & elaborate event within your budget. The answer is YES, it is entirely possible, so don’t fret – you have experts on your team to guide you through this process! By no means are you in this alone.
As your stylists, it is their job to bring your ideas to life. Each wedding they design is different from the next. MC Events have access to a host of suppliers with vintage as well as unique accessories and work with a fabulous floral team. They create stunning bouquets, centerpieces and decor to help you achieve the look you’ve always dreamed of. If you love antique furniture and details, they can work with you to find the perfect vintage rentals to match your vision and budget. MC Events have all kinds of magic styling tools up their sleeves! Whether you picture a laid back wedding on the beach or a black tie affair, they can create any look from scratch and love a challenge – especially if it glitters or is extra romantic!
What to expect from MC Events!
This service can include everything from planning, styling, and coordinating for those who desire complete management of their big day. From the invitations to your getaway car, they put together an elite team of professionals to make sure everything is exactly how YOU want it. With unlimited face-to-face meetings & phone calls, they help you select all vendors, discuss & manage a budget. And assist with styling the wedding of your dreams. Your coordinator will also handle communication between the venue, caterer, DJ, photographer, and the couples’ parents to ease any unwanted anxiety as all the details come together.
On the day coordination with MC Events
For couples who have already planned out their wedding…. They trained and experienced wedding coordinators are available to make sure your plans get facilitated without a hitch! About 8 weeks prior to your wedding, your coordinator will begin familiarizing themselves with your wedding plans. Normally, 1-2 meetings are needed to go over your itinerary and last-minute details. On the wedding day, they ensure that your plans are carried out smoothly and discreetly handle any problems that may arise.