Orchestrating a Wedding During the Pandemic
In this episode of The SavvyCast, wedding planner Kalee Baker shares her experience of orchestrating a wedding during the pandemic.
In this episode of TheSavvyCast, professional wedding planner Kalee Baker shares her best advice and tips on orchestrating a wedding during a pandemic. Here are a few snippets of the story she shares on the podcast.
- Kalee briefly talks about giving birth a few weeks prior to the wedding, just as hospitals implemented the “no visitors” rule.
- The wedding was changed three times to comply with social distancing guidelines that went from 25 to 10 to shelter in place.
- Per doctor’s orders, Kalee could not attend the wedding and had to direct it virtually.
- Everyone involved~friends, family, vendors, and neighbors~went above and beyond to make the wedding special.
Kalee shared thoughts on how the pandemic might change how weddings are done in the future. She talks wedding insurance, vendor relationships, and why having a wedding planner can literally save the day.
Listed below are all the vendors who went above and beyond in the midst of all the unforseen circumstances.
Wedding planner: Kalee Baker Events
Rentals: Quinn Lacey with Kels Rentals and Pomp Lounge
Rentals: Allegra with Prophouse Rental
Video & Live Streaming: ezNet Solutions LLC
Florals: Pink Pear Florist
Invitations: High Cotton
Calligraphy: Meagan Logan Calligraphy
Day of Paper: Fine Paperwork
Linens: I Do Linens
Rentals: Prophouse & Huffstutlers
Cakes: Pen & Pastry
MUAH: Holly Craft
Gown: Bella Couture
Departure Car: Coats Classic Cars