It can be easy to get distracted when planning a wedding. Pinterest boards and Google searches are necessary but can result in having you lost for hours and concentrating on details that are far from essential.

A professional wedding planner will ensure that you stay on track and offer direction, which can be crucial even if you intend to do much of the planning yourself.

If you can’t afford a wedding planner’s services for the whole shebang, then consider booking them for a la carte services in the very beginning to assist with budgeting and timeline preparations. Then they can arrive at the end to tie it all together as you walk down the aisle looking amazing.

Vanessa loves discovering her client’s personalities and finding innovative and unexpected ways of personalizing a wedding unique to the couple getting hitched. This company specializes in building a cohesive design concept and encompasses all of the different elements involved on a wedding day. This includes having all of the vendors in on the aesthetic so that your celebration has its own personality that matches your own. Vanessa Noel Events is also available for event management for couples looking to be more hands-on but would like some expertise and guidance along the way.

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Address: Bakersfield, CA

Phone: 661-333-4817

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Hailey Lillard from Detailed Touch Events is dedicated to working with couples to devise a day that is simply spectacular and that you will look back onto fondly for decades to come. All of their wedding packages are customized to your unique requirements, budget, and scope of your wedding. They can add on additional services involved with wedding planning, coordination, and management as needed. Detailed Touch Events is available for wedding services throughout California and destination weddings.

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Address: Bakersfield CA

Phone: 805-669-6870

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Contact : Hailey Lillard

Colleen Bauer and her team consider themselves elite event producers, and their wedding showcases their talents for design and attention to impeccable detailing. There are various services and packages on offer, including full or partial wedding planning with design and wedding day management. Fairy Godmother also offers micro-wedding and elopement packages, including the venue, photographer, flowers, and even the officiant and champagne toast. The staff at Fairy Godmother do as their name says and have a charity that assists couples that have had to delay their weddings due to tragedy to reallocate those funds. This company really does pay it forward.

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Address: 2024 20th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Phone: 661-808-7816

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Contact : Colleen Bauer

Simply Chic Events will ensure that your wedding is perfectly planned from beginning to end. Along with the owner and creative director, Irma Green, this company offers services including design, planning, and wedding production management. Their design process will create a cohesive and harmonious look for your wedding. The planning process involves hiring all vendors and following the timeline so that everything is ready in time for your big day. On the day itself, you can be comfortable in the knowledge that the busy bees from Simply Chic will be handling all of the details so that you can focus on getting married and relishing the moment. This company also offers all-inclusive pop-up wedding packages for intimate weddings and elopements.

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Address: 2708 Mckaye Ct, Bakersfield, CA 93311

Phone: 661-205-2978

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Contact : Irma Green

Blu Events Planning & Design has a la carte wedding services for couples on a tight budget. This is a fabulous option for couples that are keen to plan their own weddings but would like a kick start to head in the right direction. Consider getting assistance with budgeting and timeline preparation, as this will likely save you a lot of time, money, and stress in the long run. Blu Events also offer full-service wedding planning for those who would like to be involved with the big decision but leave the nitty-gritty to the experts. Elopement Planning, Day-of Coordination, and destination wedding planning are also available.

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Address: Bakersfield, CA 93314

Phone: 661-808-4789

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Contact : Aileen

Tracey and her team of wedding experts at Oh So Purdy in Bakersfield, California, are wizards at making the most out of any wedding budget. They are available for services, including budget analysis, event design, timeline coordination, and vendor referrals. In addition, you can count on them for full or partial wedding planning or day-of wedding management.

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Address: Bakersfield CA

Phone: 661-805-1981

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Contact : Tracy Miller

Sapphire Events is a Bakersfield based wedding and event planning company that specializes in coordinating Indian weddings. Kaushika Patel is a certified event, and wedding planning professional and brings her passion for planning and design and her aptitude for pristine organization and décor to perfectly execute wedding celebrations whether it be Hindu, Punjabi, Sikh, Muslim, or Gujarati, to name a few. Speak to her about your vision, style, and budget, and she can assist in bringing your dreams to life.

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Address: Bakersfield CA 93311

Phone: 661-332-3664

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Contact : Kaushika Patel

Events Couture have various wedding packages on offer or are happy to customize a list of services specifically to suit your needs and budget. Debora is available for full or partial planning, as well as month-of or day-of wedding management, and has a wide-ranging collection of rental items. Whether you are looking for specific services or things like chair covers or linens or a broader range of décor, Events Couture can make it happen.

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Address: 22038 Stockdale Highway, Bakersfield, CA 93314

Phone: 661-205-7258

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Contact : Debora

Leslie Hayes started with a career executing large-scale fundraising events for non-profits before putting her expertise to wedding facilitation. She and her company, LOM Productions, now offer wedding design, planning, and coordination services throughout California. They are available for full or partial-service wedding planning, depending on your specific needs. LOM Productions can also swoop in at the last moments and assist with day-of wedding management and final detail planning. This usually sees them taking over most of the details in the final month or two before your big day and confirming all of your vendors. Check out their Instagram – the décor and designs are simply stunning!

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Address: Visalia, CA

Phone: 559-972-4809

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Contact : Leslie Hayes

There are hundreds of little details that come together to form a perfectly tailored wedding for the couple getting married. Oh So Swank! Understand that many couples want a wedding that is anything but cookie-cutter, and these are the people they seek for fun and exciting designs. This company offers a la carte wedding services from funky favor designs to creative cakes and sweet treats snack bars. They also provide full or partial wedding planning or day-of wedding management. Oh So Swank ensures that all of the details come together to form a cohesive design that will blow your guests away and remind you all of this special day for a lifetime.

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Address: Santa Clarita, CA

Phone: 661-309-6033

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Contact : Tina Moran

Conclusion

Wedding planners can come in at any point during the planning process. However, rather than wait until you might be frazzled, consider hiring a wedding planner from the get-go to set you down the right path and devise a to-do list. This will likely save you a lot of time, stress, and money in the long run.