isla.ky Head Wedding Planner, talks modern weddings, manners and etiquette…
Planning a wedding in the Cayman Islands whilst living in another location is never going to be easy. With timezones, traditions, families and a sprinkle of stress that comes with creating your special day most people do feel the need to enlist the help of a Wedding Planner, Day of Coordinator, general person on the ground to ensure they day goes without a hitch. ” Ideally we like to be booked out anything from 18mths – 2wks, depending on the size and type of wedding. This ensures you get the vendors that you want we cover Jamaica and Grand Cayman which is small. We have a limited amount of the best photographers, catering companies, and so forth, who o get booked up quickly.”
isla.ky Wedding and Event offer 3 bespoke wedding services designed to help couples navigate planning a wedding abroad. Our team cover all planning and logistics and are on hand to answer any questions or concerns you may have when it comes to planning a wedding in Cayman Islands or Jamaica.
“Unfortunately we don’t always get to meet our couples face to face at the initial consultation stage. Mostly it’s a call with the bride/couple initially. We may get lucky and have the Wedding A team, which can consist of the Couple, and their respective mothers and fathers which isn’t often but very special. Everyone is super excited and have one goal in mind…. having a great time!”
Initial conversations are hassle free and are designed to covers a range of topics, that you may not have focused on or even thought about previously. From how you foresee your wedding day, worries, concerns, guest head count, theme and colours to how many family photos to have, what’s expected of you to arrange for your guests traveling from abroad. “We expect our clients to use our wealth of knowledge, that’s what we are here for, and why we do what we do. Every package feels like a personalised concierge service thats what sets us apart from our counterparts. You will never be just a number to us. Your wants and wishes for your day are paramount, which is why we have the contacts in all the right places!”
After consultation, it’s time to get started! Weddings can be a minefield of todo lists, vendors, etiquette, task lists and sorry to say it ….Stress! Its overwhelm for the majority of people. So you do need to call upon the experts. “It’s our job, it’s what we love to do. Working with us planning your day should be an experience, we are there to lighten the load, and worry about the things so you don’t have too!”
Isla.ky ensures the process is as seamless. “W day waits for no one! By the following week, we have quotations and timelines in place, everyone is more relaxed, happy, clear and focused on the big W day countdown. “It’s life event, a huge celebration we are so glad you be part of it and hope to make it a fabulous journey for all.”