Cleveland Wedding Planner | Naeemah + Daven

On New Years Eve, with only 20 seconds left in the countdown, Daven dropped on one knee and asked Naeemah to bring in the New Year as his wife! The drama + romance behind their proposal continued with planning their dream wedding. Naeemah had a vision-a modern, chic black tie wedding along with a fun-filled weekend in the city. {SHE} knew it could only be brought to life with the help of a #detailsnob. The weekend kicked off with gorgeous welcome boxes (our favorite-to-date) that guests received upon checking into the Westin Downtown Cleveland. In the box guests would find custom-labeled, well everything! Mini champagne bottles. Mini water bottles. N+D’s favorite candies. And the hangover kit, which would come in handy after an eventful weekend! The party began after rehearsal on Friday with a welcome party at C’set La Vie and ended at The Vault for an after-party on wedding night. From the intricate bodice + lavish skirt of Naeemah's gown, to the breathtaking 10’ phalaenopsis orchid centerpieces to the 'X' shaped tables, the boldness of black, and perfect amount of sparkle, this bride loved drama just as much as {SHE} does! Naeemah + Daven’s city chic wedding was captured to perfection by Making The Moment and featured online in Bridal Bliss on ESSENCE.com. Now to enjoy all of the fabulousness that happened that one time {SHE} went to Cleveland-yup we travel! 

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Planning: {SHE} Shayla Hawkins Events
Ceremony + Reception Venue: Westin Cleveland Downtown
Caterer: Westin Cleveland Downtown
Photography: Making the Moment
Videography: Noah Epps Videography
Floral Design: Neil Leeson Decor Floral
Stationery Design: Loree Mayer Design
Linens: Mosaic
Rentals: All Occasions Party Rental + Marbella Event Rental
Cake + Dessert Table Design: Bella Christie's
Lighting: Network Sound + Lighting
Ceremony Musicians: Accordia Stringed Quartet
Entertainment: The Unit Band + DJ K Nyce
Gown: Lazaro
Shoes: Badgley Mischka
Hair: Hair by Meechi
Makeup: Makeup by Bo

Pittsburgh Wedding Planner | Proposal Goals

We're kicking off our new blog with a sweet treat! This one is for all of our GALentine's so grab your beau and make him look at the post with you (hint, hint)! Typically guys are not planners by nature nor the most detail-focused so getting some assistance as he is preparing to get on one knee is a great idea!! Proposal planning isn't a trend anymore, it's the new norm. What girl doesn't love a creative, inspired, and thought-out marriage proposal!? Well prepare for some serious gushing with this oh-so-adorable styled marriage proposal with Amber + Eugene...just in time for Love's Biggest Day! 

 

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Thanks so much to our incredible team of friendors:

Planning and Styling: {SHE} Shayla Hawkins Events
Photography: Mecca Gamble Photography
Location: Energy Innovation Center
Stationery Design: Loree Mayer Design
Hair and Makeup: Tamera Smith of Comfort Zone Salon
Dress: Femi Boutique

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