Category archives: wedding

valley & co. tips :: corresponding with your guests during a pandemic

valley & co. tips :: corresponding with your guests during a pandemic
While 2020 has been the year of moving wedding dates for our sweet couples, it's also brought a renewed feeling of joy and excitement as we plan ahead for weddings. Our team has gotten it down when it comes to how to move dates as smoothly as possible (and we've written about that here and in our complimentary postponement guide). While we love snail mail and beaut[...]

valley & co. press :: harper’s bazaar top wedding planners in the world

valley & co. press :: harper's bazaar top wedding planners in the world
Over our 17+ years in business we've really been rewarded with the best team, the most wonderful clients, and an amazing community of esteemed peers and creative friends that allow us to create the magic that celebrates others. So we are over the moon delighted to share that Harper's BAZAAR named Valley & Company Events one of 47 Top Wedding Planners in the World![...]

creative business tips :: navigating your business through COVID-19

creative business tips :: navigating your business through COVID-19
Hey friends, What a wild 6+ weeks we've had! We hope you've all been rolling along well, taking good care, and continuing to create. With COVID-19 unraveling and causing such harm and devastation across the country and world, it hasn't been easy to know what direction to take or what to do. What we do know is that we are all in this together, and we have experience[...]

pro tips: navigating covid-19 and weddings

pro tips: navigating covid-19 and weddings
As we type this post, the world is shrouded in uncertainty but we're seeking out the comforts we can and remaining positive. 17+ years in business, we've not seen anything like what's happening, but we want you to know that we are here for you in any capacity we can be and are writing this to be supportive, helpful, and positive to wedding and event creatives and to c[...]

valley & co. designs :: chic white dinner party

valley & co. designs :: chic white dinner party
It's that time of the year when winter is on its way out and spring is on her way in, which means we're seeing spotted hellebores, early daffodils, white crocuses, and our evergreen clematis popping up all over our garden beds. It also means I'm exceptionally eager for parties! This crisp white dinner party with our talented friend Katie Parra was filled with my fa[...]

wedding planning tips :: 2020 food and drink trends and advice from Lisa Dupar Catering

wedding planning tips :: 2020 food and drink trends and advice from Lisa Dupar Catering
When it comes to developing the food and beverage (and dessert!) concepts with our wedding couples and party clients, we go wild for big ideas that are creative and clever, and also trusted ones that help to tell the story of the people or the mission of the event and ones that we know will stand the test of time (and service). We asked our incredibly talented friend [...]