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Planner in Sacramento, CA,
(925) 381-6358
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  • 33 Reviews


    Briana Kidde

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  • Where do I even begin? I debated about getting a day of coordinator until multiple former brides told me it's a necessity (they were right). I was planning my Sacramento wedding from Southern California and I really didn't know much about the area or who to look to. So, I turned to all the different wedding websites and found Beyond Smitten Events. Mae was there for me from start to finish. Having that support system during the planning and especially the day of was hands down one of the best things I did for our wedding (and honestly, myself). Mae was incredibly responsive and so accommodating to us. Mae and her team had the day flow by effortlessly. I've heard horror stories of weddings, but I can honestly say not one thing went wrong and I truly believe that is because Mae and her team were behind the scenes guiding everything. I cannot recommend her enough to any bride looking for a wedding coordinator. You will sincerely not regret it. Disclaimer: Photo by Ashlynn Escobar ... Read more

    Sarah Lloyd

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  • Mae will go above and beyond to make your wedding as easy as possible! She did an absolutely wonderful job for my wedding, with us every step of the way with vendor referrals and tips and tricks from her experience. She is very responsive and very easy to work with! I would recommend her to anyone!

    Catherine Hosny

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  • Beyond Smitten Events made planning my wedding stress free- even during a pandemic! I chose to do the package with wedding planning and day-of coordination and it was SO worth it! Mae even helped coordinate my Rehearsal Dinner- she can do it all! Mae was so flexible, solutions oriented and organized- it was truly a dream to work with her! She was also extremely responsive to any questions or concerns I had throughout the planning process. She made sure that everything was done on a timeline, vendors were organized and honestly so many other details I hadn’t even considered. She made my entire vision come to life! On the actual wedding day- she made sure everything was set up perfectly and that all of the vendors knew exactly what to do and where to go. I feel so lucky to have gone through this process with Mae- she is amazing at what she does! I would highly recommend Beyond Smitten Events for your wedding!!

    O’Neil

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  • Thank you so much for everything Mae! It was an absolutely fantastic day we will never forget! You executed Melissa and Sam's vision so beautifully! Everything you and you team did was much more than we expected, and the details were truly amazing! We had to switch to a smaller wedding at a beautiful private property and you were totally flexible and super helpful! As the mother of the bride I needed plenty of help and you were always ready to help out with ideas, support, information, suggestions etc. And on the wedding day, even though it just flew by, I was able to thoroughly enjoy my family and friends! I loved our added Danish touches and traditions and so did my family watching from afar, We continue to receive compliments a beautiful, romantic and fun wedding! Thank you again Mae!

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    What an amazing day!!!! Thank you so much for including me and trusting my team to be part of your beautiful day!!! I loved meeting everyone and am so grateful our paths crossed. Sending so much love!!!

    Lauren G.

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  • Every bride needs a day of coordinator! It is the best money you will spend! Mae is great! She has great attention to details. I really appreciate how she begins taking over far before your wedding. She makes you feel sane and helps you through it! She also works magic the day of. Literally, I wanted my outside ceremony decor brought inside for the reception and she made it happen (including my 10ft octagon arch). And I didn't even see her do it. She is great!

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    What a beautiful day for a beautiful couple! Thank you so much Lauren and Chris for including me in your day! I had a hard time not tearing up during your first dance. :) Sending love to you both!!!

    Brandy Williams

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  • We felt an instant connection from the moment we sat down with Mae for our consultation. We instantly started coming up with ideas for our wedding. She inspired creative thoughts and made us feel super comfortable. She is super personable, fun, and professional. We hired Beyond Smitten Events for their Month of Coordination package. I could not be happier with my decision to do so. Mae was there for every little question I had leading up to the wedding. She provided me with inspiration, ideas, and support when I needed it. She even went as far as to send me a handwritten note a few weeks before the wedding to show me that she truly cares. The day of was absolutely perfect because of Mae. We ran into an issue with the flowers and Mae jumped straight in to correct it without hesitation. She completely saved the day for me. I 100% recommend her to anyone in need of a planner.

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    Brandy and Danny!!! I am SO happy we are working together!!! I am so excited to see everything come together!!! XOXO

    Cris Valerio

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  • Mae was the absolute best decision we made for our wedding. I found her here on WeddingWire and could not be more thankful for taking a chance on something I found via an online review! She went above and beyond to help us out, was thoughtful, organized, and excellent in managing family dynamics. Our venue was not an easy one (even though we absolutely LOVED it) as it was 1 mile down a dirt road and mostly outdoors. Mae took on the challenge with aplomb! She has a calm, professional and fun attitude that made our day so very special. She also executed the most beautiful reception tables and decorations in our outdoor born! There were MANY hiccups that occurred from vendor vehicles breaking down on the way to our venue for the rehearsal, to unexpected snow on wedding day (!) --> Mae + team handled all of the issues with grace and I can't begin to express how much her support, guidance and orchestration made our weekend flow so smoothly. We are SO SO SO thankful she was at the helm of ou... Read more

    Katie

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  • My husband and I hired Mae for day-of coordination. It was the best decision we made. She was so wonderful! Mae responded to every text and email almost immediately. I could not even imagine what our wedding day would have been like without her. I have a difficult time letting go of control. However, Mae made it easy because she saw our vision and made it a reality. With Mae, neither me nor my husband had to worry about a thing. Mae made everything so seamless, our guests and wedding party noticed and complimented us on how smooth everything went and how beautiful our wedding was. I highly recommend Mae and Beyond Smitten Events! 5 stars. (photography attached is the work of Stout Studios Wedding and Portrait Photography).

    Lauren

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  • Mae was beyond amazing! My husband and I were on a tight budget so at first I wasn't going to hire a coordinator. But after trying to do everything myself, I quickly realized I needed help. I reached out to Mae and she was available to talk over the phone to go over our needs. She recommended her month-of-coordination services and I am so glad we went with her. Throughout the entire process she helped keep me organized, offered suggestions, and listened to our vision. On the day of the wedding she made sure everything went seamlessly without stressing us out. I highly recommend hiring her. I just wish I could have hired her to be our wedding planner throughout the entire process.

    Lindsey

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  • We got married just two days ago and are still feeling the excitement of our wedding day, which would not have been a success without Mae. I can't say enough wonderful things about Mae. From our first meeting at a coffee shop in San Francisco, it felt like getting together with a friend. We hired her for the month of coordination, but she checked in with us throughout the months leading up to our wedding and was always available to answer questions and provide advice. We were planning a beautiful outdoor wedding in Foresthill, CA. Then the week before we were hit with cold and rain. Our vision for a spring wedding turned into a winter storm. Naturally I began to panic, but Mae was amazing and quickly helped us think through alternative spots for the cocktail hour, and we managed to shift things around so that everyone could stay warm and dry. Everything turned out more beautiful than I ever could have imagined. And during the wedding I didn't need to worry about a thing. Mae had everyt... Read more

    Sarah

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  • Hiring Mae was the best decision I could have made during the planning process! She helped me find amazing vendors, helped with every step of planning, and was quick to respond to any of my concerns. She handled communications between vendors and was on top of her game the day of - her services are worth EVERY PENNY!!

    Julia Dillon

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  • Mae was integral to our planning and coordination process. She was always available to answer questions along the way and provided a calming presence to the stresses of wedding planning. The day of the event felt seamless. She helped coordinate our other vendors and make sure the event ran smoothly so that we could be present and enjoy it! I can’t recommend her enough!

    Leah Zarchy

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  • Mae was so incredibly helpful and insightful as we planned our wedding. Both of us, lacking experience in this realm, felt a loss for how to make our clouded dreams for our wedding a reality. Mae helped us find clarity in our vision and see it come to fruition. Our wedding was absolutely perfect!

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    Love, love, loved working with you and Razi! I'm so lucky to have been part of your special day. You guys made my job easy! :) XOXO

    Caitlin Shannon

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  • My husband and I cannot say enough nice things about Mae. From her calming presence to her flawless execution of every detail on our wedding day, she's just incredible. When I got engaged I knew right away I wanted to have a wedding planner. The whole process is daunting and I wanted to ensure that I would be stress free on such a beautiful, chaotic day. I feel lucky that I found Mae because she is so warm and laid back. I had interacted with other wedding planners who came off as kind of snooty because of my budget so I was a bit wary. But after my first meeting with Mae I knew everything was going to be perfect. I was right, she gets things done! Timelines were created, beautiful to-do lists and clear directions were deployed, it was everything I needed! Mae was so good about checking in and communicating. I especially appreciated how well the rehearsal went under her guidance, everything flowed so smoothly. Thank you for everything Mae :)

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    Mrs. Shannon! :) I'm so, so happy to have worked with you and Jim! Meetings with you guys were always easy because of how organized you both were! Hehe. Thank you for allowing me to be part of your beautiful day!! XOXO

    Court Stanton

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  • Mae was the MVP of our day! As soon as Mae and her team arrive on wedding day I felt like we could breathe. It was like asking a already family member and or friend to direct the best day of our lives. I never expected such detail that was undirected (on our part) on such a hectic day. We all anticipate having a wonderful wedding when planning but hiring Beyond Smitten(Mae) will guarantee you the wedding that you deserve. If you really knew me I don’t usually warm up to people very easily but for some reason Mae made our entire wedding process a dream. She calmed the nervousness, she was relaxed and efficient, confident with being very clear, and assertive without the pressure of being a know it all.(You know those people) We wanted all of our guess and vendors to blend in together and be taken care of during the wedding. We didn’t want to worry about anything on our day. If things arised “like not having a place card or chair for one of our guest” we didn’t want to feel th... Read more

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    Thank you so much for your kind words Court!! It was an amazing experience working with you and Emily! I hope I see you SOONER than your 10 year vow renewal! Haha. Lots of love and hugs to you both!!
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