Something Blu Weddings + Events is a certified wedding consultant company based out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that has been serving the Greater Philadelphia area and beyond since 2010. Owner and lead planner, Lauren Reilly, found her passion for wedding planning after she planned her own wedding. She now works to help other couples design the wedding of their dreams. The team at Something Blu Weddings + Events specializes in day-of coordination services and aims to provide comfort for you so you can enjoy your special day. Something Blu Weddings + Events will embrace your unique traditions to make your day perfectly personalized.
Something Blu Weddings + Events provides full-service planning, partial planning, and day-of coordination. Lauren and her team will offer the right package for you, whether you need help finding the creative direction you should go after your engagement, or if you just need someone to help make sure your day runs smoothly. It’s all about the details with Something Blu Weddings + Events, they provide a variety of services to check every box of your list, including:
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Stephanie · Married on 05/19/2018
Lauren was great. I hired her as a day-of-coordinator for my wedding and she was incredibly helpful. She made sure that everything ran smoothly with my vendors, taking over communication with them in the days before the wedding and making sure set-up went according to plan. Throughout the night she kept me fed and watered and was able to take important items off my hands (e.g. my very expensive gold bracelets that were too delicate to wear all night long) and back to our room for us (e.g. cards, gifts, extra food) so that we didn't have a single worry all night long. She was also able to handle the one mishap we had at our wedding (every wedding has one, so hire a coordinator so you aren't the person dealing with the problem when it comes!) - one of our shuttles never showed and left guests stranded at the ceremony location for a short time before Lauren was able to work out a solution, all the while I was able to keep socializing with guests and acting as hostess and enjoying myself since I knew the problem was being taken care of.Sent on 06/04/2018
Before the wedding, Lauren was also very helpful. She
created a comprehensive timeline of the night, which she shared with all our other vendors, and which she able to adapt on the fly when things went wrong (with some guests arrival to the reception site being delayed, including the bride's parents!) so that the guests didn't notice anything was amiss and the evening went as perfectly as if that had been the original plan all along. Lauren and her two assistants were also just a pleasure to be around - so sweet and calm - the perfect presence to add to your wedding ensemble to keep you grounded, centered, and stress-free both before, during, and after the big day.
Chelsea · Getting married on 07/23/2020
Working with Tara was an absolute dream. We collaborated to help bring to life the beautiful visions of one of her brides early this September. As a vendor working with an event planner does not always come easy. However, Tara was quick, responsive, detailed, and organized. I cannot wait to collaborate with her again!! To all the future couples looking for a planner, you'd be lucky to put your special day into Tara's hands! :)Sent on 09/26/2017
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Barbara · Married on 09/28/2018
Tara was so fun and easy to work with as our day of coordinator! I could relax and enjoy my only daughters wedding day!!!!Sent on 10/10/2018
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Something Blu Weddings and Events is a great Wedding Planner. Among other things, she has hosted Brides Against Breast Cancer Dress event and did a fabulous job. I highly recommend Lauren. Deborah Carasso Unique Invitations by Deborah
If you want your BIG Day to flow smoothly- this is the "fairy godmother" for you! A recent Bride herself- the owner really is in tune with the exact things a Bride needs and wants to have her day go smoothly! From complete planning packages to "day of" services- you cannot go wrong with Something Blu!! With each and every event we work on together-I am more and more impressed by Lauren and her unassuming but professional manner. She truly is the magic behind the curtain that makes our mutual brides big day(s) go just swimmingly!!