Bliss by Sam Wedding and Occasion Planners

Bliss by Sam Wedding and Occasion Planners

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About Bliss by Sam Wedding and Occasion Planners

Full Service Planning & Day Of Coordination


Too busy with your post-graduate studies and/or career to plan your wedding?

Live out of town and need someone local to assist with finding reliable professionals?

Want a professional design team to turn your vision into reality?

Need someone to handle all of the logistics that goes into ensuring your day goes as planned?

Samantha Dockery and her team work with busy, discerning brides in the Chicago, IL and Destinations Worldwide to reduce stress throughout their wedding planning process and on their wedding day, so they can relax and enjoy the moment. Contact us today for a free consultation!

844.496.8436 ext. 1 

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Regions serviced: Raleigh, Chicago, Wilmington

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77 Reviews for Bliss by Sam Wedding and Occasion Planners

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Being an event planner myself, Type A, a perfectionist, I knew that I needed some help for month of coordination so that I could find the time to relax, enjoy the moments and enjoy getting married! I hired Bliss by Sam, and Sawyer was assigned to work with us. He blew me and my family away! His attention to detail, his humor, and the importance he set for the bride and groom to enjoy the day, but for our bridal party, family and friends to allow us to enjoy the day. I didn't have a worry in the world and valued his advise, opinions and shared plenty of laughs. He took over the vendor relationships, didn't allow any last minute frustrations get in the way and was a smiling face on the day of! He kept everyone on time and on track, we were even early, so it allowed us to enjoy more of those special moments.

I'm beyond thrilled with the service we received and would recommend Bliss by Sam to any and all future brides and their families! THANK YOU for making our day so special and so memorable.

Profile Picture Sheila, 6/10/17, 2 Reviews
Category: Wedding Planning

The Bliss By Sam team did an excellent job planning my destination wedding at the Marriott Frenchman's Reef in St. Thomas USVI. Due to our hectic schedule, we chose to go with the full service package and this was the best decision we could have ever made. Bliss By Sam worked directly with the resort planning team to ensure that all of our request were met and questions answered, including staying within budget. Ken and I highly recommend that you have a destination planner stateside working in YOUR best interest. The resorts can be very difficult to work with when it comes to getting back with you in a timely manner, overcharging and not delivering what they promised/what you paid for. Bliss By Sam had all the basis covered!!

As far as ideas, details and the small touches...OMG, they were awesome!!! Our guest thoroughly enjoyed themselves and were excited about all of the little gifts they received throughout the wedding weekend. These are things we could have never thought of on our own (welcome bags, hangover kits, personalized pictures, and the list goes on and on). What a memorable experience!!

Our wedding was a complete success thanks to BIiss By Sam!!

Profile Picture Kennieth, 1/7/17, 1 Review
Category: Unique Services (Other)

Bliss by Sam Weddings is fantastic. The wedding event team, led by Rachel, did a stellar job. I would recommend this wedding event planning team without any hesitation. Professional, courteous, prompt and very friendly.

Profile Picture Margaret, 10/22/16, 1 Review
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Sam and her staff are simply amazing. Sam is one of the top planners that knows how to create her clients vision to life. She takes incredible care for her clients and the vendors that she enlists to bring one event to life.

Sam and her crew of wedding planners are amazing! The attend to every detail and take the time and effort to know their vendors and industry really well!

When it comes to premium service and professionalism, Bliss by Sam has you covered. I have worked with Sam and her team numerous times and I have loved every encounter I have had with both her and her team. From the planning process to the day of the wedding or event, they are always in contact and they are always available if you need help with anything. As a Makeup Artist, I have also been hired by Sam. Working with Sam and her team is always a dream. Their passion for what they do is evident. You won't regret choosing Bliss by Sam for your special day!

Very friendly, good communication pre and during the wedding, readily answered questions or got answers when there were none. A pleasure to work with! Matthew Kanon, Classical Guitarist.,

The Bliss by Sam team was professional, easy to work with, and on top of their duties all day! I was able to focus on my job as the photographer and didn't have to worry about keeping the event moving smoothly. They are fantastic!



844-4YOU-IDO!, Chicago, IL 60605   See On Map
844-496-8436  ext.  1 (phone) 877-888-7681 (fax)
By Appointment Only: Tues-Friday 10AM-6PM Saturday 10AM-2PM