Associate Planner Rates

With over 20 years of experience, Southern Couture helps bring the details of your wedding to life so that you can experience the wedding of your dreams. We look forward to sharing in your love story to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Planning & Coordination: 4500

Led by a Southern Couture Associate Planner

• Creation of Wedding Budget
• Create and Manage Timeline for Vendor Bookings
• Monthly To-do Lists
• Personalized Vendor Referrals
• Correspondence with Each Vendor Throughout Planning Process
• Attendance and Facilitation at Venue Tours, Floral Meeting and Cake Design
• Coordination of Wedding Stationery (save the dates, invitations, etc)
• Email & Phone Support
• Includes All Items in Package Below

Wedding Day Management: 2750

Executed by a Southern Couture Lead Planner

• Initial Consultation to Review Details, Vision and Vendors Contracts
• Confirm All Vendors and Setup Times
• Creation of Wedding Day Timeline
• Wedding Party Itinerary Cards
• Provide “Emergency Kit” for Wedding Day
• Check and Finalize Ceremony and Reception Site is Set as Expected
• Pin Boutonnieres Prior to Pictures
• Coordination of Rehearsal, Ceremony and 4-hour Reception (additional hours can be arranged)
• Cake Cutting Service for Bride and Groom’s Cake
• Load Gifts and Personal Belongings Into Designated Vehicle
• Distribute Final Payments/Gratuities to Vendors on Wedding Day
• Provision of Food and Drinks for Bride & Groom from Food and Bar Stations
• Assistant to Help Execute the Wedding Day

Social Events Planning: 20% of Total Amount Spent

($2000 Minimum)

  • Creation + Execution of Decor Concept
  • Management of Spending Plan
  • Personalized Vendor Referrals
  • Correspondence with Each Vendor Throughout Planning Process
  • Attendance & Facilitation at Vendor Meetings
  • Coordination of Stationery (Invitations, Cups, Napkins, Favor Tags)
  • Event Layout 
  • Planning Advice
  • Confirm All Vendors & Setup Times
  • Oversee Setup and confirm details are as planned
  • Personalized Details
  • Email & Phone Support

Southern Couture Travel

Southern Couture can now assist you in planning the perfect destination wedding, honeymoon or vacation for the same price as booking online! No additional fees apply.

* Travel fees will apply for weddings outside of Lafayette, LA.