S1 E10: DO YOU NEED TO HIRE A WEDDING PLANNER?

If you've always thought wedding planners were reserved for the rich and famous alone, this episode is most definitely for you. We're joined by Caroline Gould, a wedding planner based in Suffolk to chat about the benefits of hiring help to make your big day run smoothly. 

You'll be surprised to find its much more affordable to hire someone than you thought, and having a planner on your side means the stress of planning your big day can be reduced dramatically. Katie speaks from experience after having Caroline on her side during her wedding day, and Kerrie... well she is seriously considering hiring Caroline now!

WHAT YOU'LL HEAR

- Why is it a good idea to hire a planner?
- The average cost of weddings that Caroline works on
- What services do wedding planners offer?
- Is it really like the 'Wedding Planner'?! (We've all seen that film with Jennifer Lopez!)
- How to find the right planner for your wedding
- How hands on is a wedding planner?
- How much does it cost to hire a planner?

MORE ABOUT OUR GUEST

Caroline Gould is based in Suffolk and worked as a hotel Wedding Planner before moving into various management positions, leading teams across the country. She launched as an independent wedding planner in 2009 to enable her to use her passion for romance and event management to create bespoke weddings. Along with her team, she keeps up to date with current trends and can also provide extensive knowledge of traditional wedding etiquette.

Caroline regularly writes editorial for publications such as Essential Suffolk, Pure Weddings and Perfect Wedding magazines, as well as contributing to topical wedding news on BBC Radio Suffolk.
 
Caroline was awarded best independent wedding planner in the East of England by the prestigious wedding industry awards for 2014 & National winner in 2015. The awards are voted for by clients and recognise excellence in the wedding industry. 

CAROLINE GOULD WEDDINGS

LINKS WE MENTIONED

THE WEDDING INDUSTRY AWARDS

THE WEDDING PLANNER

AMELIES KITCHEN