You Name It Events

127 S. First St. Suite 102, Geneva, IL 60134 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About You Name It Events

You Name It Events is a professional wedding design and event planning company located in Geneva, Illinois. They pride themselves in the personal relationships they form with their clients. You Name It Events will create a unique wedding specific to you and your fiance.

Experience
This wedding planning company was founded in 2010 by Leanne Valdes. Since then, You Name It Events has won WeddingWire's Couples' Choice Award from 2014-2018. She's hired people who understand how important your day is.

Services Offered
You Name It Events offers a 30-60 minute complimentary consultation. They offer full planning, partial planning and day-of coordination services. Additional services include:

  • Budget analysis
  • Event design
  • Guest list
  • Referrals
  • To-do lists
  • Timelines


Areas Covered
This wedding planning company is based out of Geneva, Illinois but plans weddings all over the Chicago area. They've also planned events worldwide including:

  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • New Orleans
  • Florida
  • Michigan
  • Las Vegas
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Favors: Fresh lemonade mix favors included basil mint and berry lime.
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Favors: Fresh lemonade mix favors included basil mint and berry lime.
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89 Reviews for You Name It Events

Recommended by 100% of couples


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

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    Shereene · Getting married on 01/01/2019

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    Leanne was so great to work with for my destination Indian wedding. Her and Susan came down to New Orleans from the beginning of the wedding weekend and made me feel so calm through out the process. I felt like everything was under control and had peace of mind that all of my hard work planning would be taken care of. Hiring You Name It will be the best investment for your event so you can truly enjoy it and know that everything will go smooth!

    Sent on 10/24/2016

    You Name It Events's reply:

    Thank you so much for taking time out of your busy schedule to share a review! We adored being part of your wedding and will remember it forever!
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    Pete · Married on 09/30/2018

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    I struggled with the need for a professional day-of as I "had already done their job for them" but was convinced by my wife to do so. As usual she was right and thank god that we did. Leanne was absolutely amazing. The things she picked up and ran with behind the scenes ensured that our wedding day went off without a hitch. For any guys or couples that doubt the value in a service like this I can't tell you enough how happy we are that we were lucky enough to stumble across Leanne. I can't imagine a better wedding planner.

    Sent on 10/12/2018

    You Name It Events's reply:

    Aw, Pete! Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts! You guys were an absolute pleasure to work with and we’re so grateful to have been a part of your day!

Awards

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner

You Name It Events FAQ

  • What is the starting price for day-of wedding coordination? $ 2,000.00
  • What is the starting price for partial wedding planning? $ 3,500.00
  • What is the starting price for full wedding planning? $ 5,000.00
  • Do you offer an hourly rate? Yes
  • What is the hourly rate? $ 250.00
  • 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, Guest List Creation, Partial Planning, Timelines, To-Do Lists, Vendor Referrals
  • What weddings do you have experience planning? Civil, Cultural, Destination, Double Weddings, Elopement, Eco-Friendly, Military, Non-Religious, Religious
  • How many planners are on your team? 2

Professional Network & Endorsements

10 Endorsements

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    H.Photography Wedding Photographers

    Leanne is absoluteley amazing! We have worked with "You Name it " in a few ocassions. Everything was perfect coordinated. You Name It team was very discret but very helpful in the same time. We totally recommend them to any wedding that want to be a succes!!

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    You Name It Events was recently the planner for a wedding at our Paramount Theatre wedding venue. After working with several coordinators for various events, I was extremely impressed with Leanne and her team. The amount of attention they gave to the client, and every detail, was absolutely amazing. There was not a situation they could not handle flawlessly. I was also surprised that Leanne was so integrally involved early in the planning process and was assisting the couple from their first site visit! She has a wealth of knowledge about the industry and really goes the extra mile for her clients. Leanne is a thoughtful and caring wedding planning professional and we cannot wait to work with her again!

  • Style by Bravura
    Style by Bravura Wedding Hair & Makeup

    We first met Leanne when she was hired for a friend's wedding and was reviewed as, "the best money spent on the entire wedding". Now, we work together as often as possible! Leanne and her team are incredibly attentive, organized, and professional. Leanne is an absolute master at event coordination, and her craftiness really makes her productions extra special. Her integrity, and dedication to her clients have impressed us again and again. We love YNIE!!

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  • 127 S. First St., Suite 102 Geneva, IL 60134 See on map
    6304038254 (Phone number)
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