First Comes Love Weddings & Events

5785 La Jolla Boulevard Suite A, La Jolla, CA 92037 Map · Phone number
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About First Comes Love Weddings & Events

Whether on a beach, in a ballroom, or overlooking a vineyard, our weddings reflect the individual personalities of each couple. We work closely with our brides and grooms to create unforgettable moments.

Your wedding is the most important day of your life. You need someone to handle the details so that everything comes together seamlessly while you relax, enjoy, and celebrate your love. From making sure the favors and escort cards are set to helping you pick the perfect photographer, First Comes Love Weddings and Events will make sure your day is flawless.

AMY ULKUTEKIN - Owner/Planner

Tiger Woods, Wolfgang Puck, Will Ferrell and Kim Cattrall have all trusted Amy with their events. As founder and lead event planner at First Comes Love, Amy is a sought-after wedding and event planner, having the pleasure of working at over 50 Southern California venues. She has been featured as a wedding expert nationally in 944 Magazine, NBC, FOX News and more. She also sits on the board for the San Diego chapter of Wish Upon a Wedding and the Association of Bridal Consultants.

From cocktail receptions, charity galas, designer brunches, weddings and more, Amy has been planning events for over a decade. No matter how large or small the challenge, Amy specializes in creating flawless events with elegant and personal flair.

LINDSAY JOHNSON - Creative Director/ Event Manager

Creative. Passionate. Talented. Lindsay's love for decor and details gives First Comes Love brides an edge above the rest. Having worked for wedding photographers and florists as well as a custom wedding invitation designer, Lindseybrings nearly a decade of event experience to the team. She's the perfect event manager to tie together all of the loose ends and make sure that your wedding looks perfect.

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53 Reviews for First Comes Love Weddings & Events

Recommended by 95% of couples


4.7 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.7
  • Professionalism 4.7
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.8

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    Sarah · Married on 02/23/2019

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    Great Experience!

    Amy and team were awesome! I did 'month-of' package and it was so nice. If you haven't done a bunch of weddings in your life, I recommend 'month of'. She will finalize all details with your vendors and even call them multiple times if they are un-responsive and get them to confirm details with her and you. She organized our whole day-of timeline and made us feel comfortable and not-stressed about all event logistics day of. I don't know what I would have done without her, probably be running around worrying about everything. I felt comfortable letting her run the show and just enjoyed my day!

    Sent on 03/18/2019
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    Carissa De Guzman · Married on 11/09/2018

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    The best money spent on the wedding, hands down.

    First Comes Love (for us, that meant Amy and Ally) was easily the best and most important expense of the wedding. I will tell everyone I know who's doing a wedding to NOT MISS THIS CHANCE!!

    Planning the wedding was fun to do but let's be honest, a month out you're just trying to stay cool, look good, and relax so you can have the best day of your life!!! I was completely able to do that with FCL. I got married at the Prado in Balboa Park, and these ladies are all friends with everyone there and seem to know everyone in the business! Every time I was worried about something, they told me they had it under control. I had nothing to worry about on the day of and enjoyed my wedding the way it was meant to be experienced - relaxed and feeling awesome!!!

    Thank you Amy and Ally and the rest of the team for helping couples everywhere execute the wedding of their dreams!!!!

    Sent on 01/12/2019
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    Rachel · Married on 11/03/2018

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    Exceptional!

    We hired First Comes Love for our wedding in November of 2018 and cannot recommend Amy and her team enough! We had the pleasure of working with Amy for 10 months and she was so amazing we still keep in touch! First Comes Love’s “Full Planning” package was exceptional and affordable. FCL made all our dreams come true within our budget! Amy provided us with amazing options for vendors and walked us through the whole process. She got my vision for the wedding and executed it amazingly. The planning process with FCL was fun and enjoyable from the very first meeting through the wedding and even beyond. She was able to guide our 20 person wedding party with ease and made sure everyone had everything they needed. Everything was flawless and magical. Just the way a wedding day should feel!

    Sent on 02/10/2019

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First Comes Love Weddings & Events FAQ

  • What is the starting price for day-of wedding coordination? $ 995.00
  • What is the starting price for partial wedding planning? $ 2,950.00
  • What is the starting price for full wedding planning? $ 4,800.00
  • Do you offer an hourly rate? Yes
  • What is the hourly rate? $ 150.00
  • What wedding events do you provide services for? Ceremony, Reception, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What wedding planning services do you offer? Budget Analysis, Day-of Coordination, Event Design, Full Planning, Partial Planning, Timelines, To-Do Lists, Vendor Referrals
  • What weddings do you have experience planning? Civil, Cultural, Destination, Double Weddings, Eco-Friendly, Military, Non-Religious, Religious
  • How many planners are on your team? 6

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27 Endorsements

  • Music Phreek DJ & Lighting
    Music Phreek DJ & Lighting Wedding DJs

    I'm always excited whenever I get to work with Amy and her wonderful team! She is so talented at what she does and she truly cares about all her clients to the highest degree.

  • 321 Smile Photo Booth
    321 Smile Photo Booth Photo Booths

    I've been working with Amy and her teams since my own wedding 4 years ago. They are always on top of every situation and you know you can count on them to make sure you event goes perfectly. From pre-planning to post even you always know First Comes Love is going to put your event FIRST!

  • Taylor Films
    Taylor Films Wedding Videographers

    We love woring with First Comes Love! Amy is the best!

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