Become a Top Wedding Planner – Get Ideas from a Celebrity Wedding


As a wedding planner, you might find that some brides like to surprise their guests with their wedding. That’s what actress Valarie Bertinelli did. Guests had received emailed invitations to her home in Malibu for a New Year’s Day “special event” and didn’t know until she appeared in her wedding gown, holding a bouquet of flowers, that they were attending her wedding to Tom Vitale.

Here are some of the wedding details along with ideas that might help you in planning weddings for your brides:


Via email

Some brides like to be “green” and not send paper invitations. There are many websites that offer email invitation designs. One with very nice designs is They don’t have one specifically for weddings but you and your brides can customize the designs that they do have. There are designs for engagement parties, save-the-date cards, bridal showers, and bachelor and bachelorette parties.


A nondenominational service outdoors beneath an archway of flowers

Wedding Dress

The bride wore a custom designed blue silk chiffon dress by David Meister

A flattering color choice if your bride does not want to wear white


Outdoors under a lighted tent, the couple shared a head table with family members and served beef tenderloin, lobster and a dessert of chocolate souffles to their 100 guests


The white bridal bouquet was arranged with peonies, roses, lilies and gardenias


Before the processional – “At Last” by Etta James

Processional – Recorded sounds of Italian church bells and the DJ played Queen’s “You’re My Best Friend”

First Dance – “Your Song” by Elton John


Gift bags with champagne flutes and a bottle of Perrier-Jouet

A little expensive for most couples but if they want the look of a champagne bottle, has “Bubbly” Champagne Bubbles that you can get from their retailers, or become a retailer yourself and offer favors to your brides. has champagne bottle wedding bubble place card holders. You can become one of their affiliates and sell their favors too.

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