your wedding storybook is about to begin
Stress-free wedding planning
You're a couple who loves romance, being in the moment, and seeing each other smile. There's nothing you won't do to make the other's dreams come true & you are so excited to marry your person.
...and then you realize all the details that go into creating that perfect day.
You may feel overwhelmed with the decisions and details
Perhaps you think you can't achieve your fairytale day on your budget
Or you really just need someone to support you on your wedding day so you can relax and enjoy it
We'll help you answer the millions of questions, stay ahead of planning, and help fill in all the details along the way, so you are the prince in shining armor at the end of your wedding storybook, smiling back at your betrothed. We have a cost-effective package for everyone, with top-notch professional service & Bri By Design exclusive décor rental options to help your vision come to life stress-free & financially responsibly!
For the busy couple that already has a full-time job and wants to enjoy the entire wedding planning experience, stress-free. We do all the heavy lifting and support you in making any key decisions, so you don't feel bogged down by all the details.
Limited Wedding Planning
For the couple that needs a little guidance with select vendors, or has a lot of inspiration from Pinterest, may feel a little overwhelmed, and wants some extra support in making sure your wedding dreams come to life as stress-free as possible.
For the couple who's vision is rock solid, but wants someone they can trust to take over, starting one month prior, so they can enjoy a smooth and stress-free month & wedding day. This package is for day-of and month-of coordination as well as elopements.
Ask about décor rental add-ons & upgrade options to create your custom package
We are here to help you find your glass slippers, I mean wedding planner or coordinator! With guidance through vendor research & vetting, timeline planning & execution, all the way through your grand exit, we'll make the wedding planning process as stress-free as we can.
"Our wedding would not have gone as perfectly as it did without Bri - professional, fun & still remained calm, cool, and collected."
- Jelena & Austin
How does this process work
You're engaged, or getting engaged soon & reach out to Bri By Design. We'll jump on a virtual discovery call & chat about all the things. We want to get to know you and your partner, understand your vision for your fairytale day, & everything you are excited (or anxious) about.
Choosing your custom package, determines next steps. We'll give you exclusive Bri By Design tools like our planning checklist and we'll check in to make sure you love everything, we're answering all your questions, and your stress is staying at ease!
We're only two months away from your celebration of love and we couldn't be more excited! We start reaching out to vendors on your behalf to build your perfect timeline, we'll schedule a call to finalize details and make sure no detail is left untouched.
You're getting married today! We have all the things printed, communicated, and organized so you can enjoy your day and all the joy & memories that come with it. Our role is to be your advocate and ensure the day you're getting hitched, goes off without a hitch!
Meet Your Planner
COUNTESS OF CALM & LOGISTICAL QUEEN
WITH A LITTLE DESIGN spice THROWN IN
Hi! I'm Bri, lover of weddings & pretty things. My brain says analytical and my heart says dreamer, so when it comes to planning your fairytale wedding, I can help bring it to life in your cohesive design, while also making sure the day runs smooth, so you don't have to worry about a thing.
I know planning a wedding can be overwhelming and you may be stuck trying to figure out how to plan the day you’ve been dreaming of since you were 12, all while dealing with pressure from your family and trying not to spend your entire life savings on this one day. I get it. Wedding day should be exciting and fun but sometimes the stress and anxiety of all the details coming together can start to add up! That’s where we step in… let us allow you to enjoy the fun parts while we handle the rest.
Owner, Lead Planner, & Designer, Bri By Design
Spencer is a golf instructor by day and wedding guru at night - really, he constantly says how shocked he is about his knowledge. Not only Bri's husband, but also right hand man. He is passionate about each wedding, because Bri is passionate about it, and lets be real, he doesn't want to mess anything up! As an entrepreneur himself, we like to say he is the muscle & the charmer of the group. We love that we are able to offer rentals with Spencer's help, as well as serve both sides of the wedding party equally.
"Even the things I never thought of, Bri had taken care of. It made getting married one of the least stressful experiences possible,"
- Jen & Erik
Frequently asked questions
How did you develop your prices?
Our pricing is custom to each individual couple, based on what you need and want in your planning. The starting prices were developed with our average couple in mind, and designed around the time we spend with each couple during wedding week, the time we take preparing for your event prior to, and the level of personalization that goes into each package. We take only a limited number of weddings per year so we can help each couple with a personalized touch.
How does this work, exactly?
On a discovery call, we'll talk for about 20 minutes, in which I will ask you questions and you will ask me questions. From there, I'll send over a custom proposal and decide on a package that is best fo your needs in your planning process!
Who do you work with?
We believe that all love should be celebrated equally and wholeheartedly! Based in Raleigh North Carolina, we love triangle weddings of all types, shapes, sizes, and colors, and love traveling for couples who want a team they can trust with every detail. We've planned weddings in Annapolis, MD and Farmville, VA, and look forward to exploring new places with future couples!
What's the difference between full planning & limited planning?
Full planning is exactly that; We swoop in from the very beginning to help the busy couple find the venue, attend all vendor meetings, design the feeling of the day, and execute all the details through to the end. Limited planning puts a little more power in the couples hands, but we're here to guide and advise along the way, attending limited vendor meetings, and making wedding week as stress-free and as enjoyable as we can for our couples.