Alissa & Adam

Destination…….San Diego!

The Venue: Mission Bay Women’s Club

San Diego couldn’t have been more perfect for Adam & Alissa, September 5, 2014

Mission Bay was the perfect setting for the wedding and
 love was in the air
Cocktails & HD’s were served on the patio of the Women’s club just across the walk from the ceremony location.
The reception hall was decorated with twinkle lights & colors of turquoise & gold. Tables had floor length crisp white linen, a turquoise napkin & gold chevron runner.IMG_5186

IMG_5185The Head Table


Assorted Gerber Daisies, Carnations, Dahlias & greenery donned the tables in two different tablescapes.




Hand painted champagne glasses added a personal touch from by the bride.


The gold buttercream cake with white dahlias  sat atop a turquoise gem studded cake stand

IMG_5214IMG_5218Guests stayed until the very end, enjoying dancing, partying & listening to the sounds of the beach.

(Wedding Planner & florals  by Celebrations by Design)




Marsala Table Setting


Table Design & Flowers – Jeri Fitzgerald, Celebrations by Design


I Do in Tucson Table Design

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TAWEP Meeting (Tucson Association of Wedding & Event Planners)

Monthly luncheon at Westward Look Resort


Table Design – Jeri Fitzgerald     Flowers & Linens: Silvia Diaz, Celebrations by Silvia



Edie & Roy

The Venue: Reid Park Zoo

Guests at Edie & Roy’s wedding were treated like animals and it was a zoo as they entered into the rhino exhibit for cocktails. After the cocktail hour white padded chairs welcomed guests as the couple exchanged vows. With the ceremony over, guests enjoyed feeding the giraffe & an array of appetizers & cocktails. Singing birds, roars & monkeys filled the air as guest enjoyed an evening of dancing & partying with the happy couple.


Programs were made to mimic a play bill


Instead of a cake the couple opted for small pies for guests. Animal crackers were also available to munch on.



Centerpieces were long brown branches with small
twinkle lights. The bride & groom added vellum flower cutouts to compliment the lighting.


Amanda & Adam

Venue: Rancho Vistoso Highlands

The beautiful mountain backdrop was breath taking as the couple said their vows.


The mother of the bride hand painted wine glasses as favors for each guest with a personal note of “thanks” attached.


The grooms cake represented his Alma Mater



The inside outside venue provided beauty & room for lots of dancing throughout the evening.

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Susan & Stephen

Venue: The Tucson Museum of Art

I loved working with Susan & Stephen. After 15-fun filled years together — they decided to get married. They wanted an “Un-wedding Wedding” — so that’s what we did. I love planning out of the box, unique signature weddings.

Their “un-wedding” wedding  began on the upper plaza of the museum. Frostings Events provided a beautiful lounge setting complete with Freida tables.  Susan & Stephen enjoyed welcoming their guests who were in awe of the atmosphere around them. Silver Chivari chairs created a circle of love with blushing pink roses & greenery for the ceremony performed by a retired judge & friend of the couple. Guests were asked to be seated after the first hour & the ceremony commenced. I had secretly made a bouquet & boutineere at the request of the groom to surprise his beautiful bride. Once the couple were introduced as Mr. & Mrs., guests enjoyed a second cocktail hour. Carte Blanche Catering served an antipasto board to die for as well as passed HD’s and the photo booth was open for the second cocktail hour. Guests were seated for dinner at round & square tables with silver chivari chairs, cardinal red napkins, white linen & swirly black runners. Blushing pink roses in round & square vases complimented the table names which were the couples favorite love stories. After indulging in a buffet of beef tenderloin, freshly grilled veggies and a sweet table for dessert, the couple and their guests danced the evening away to the sound of “Heartbeat”. Not too shabby for a “un-wedding wedding”

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JP & Lindsey

Venue: The Oasis at Wildhorse Ranch

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 An Arizona Wedding Table

Sensational Settings – benefiting the Saint Lukes Home

Beautiful table setting using all the elements of Arizona. Each place setting was a different china pattern donated by 4-of my dearest friends. The flowers were beautiful fuschia silk drooping flowers with dots of clear cups holding tea lights. Beautiful mini cakes decorated the table for a elegant display. At one end was the bride’s veil complete with shoes, handbag & a lipstick kiss. The groom’s jacket was drapped over his chair so as to see his boutineere. Chocolate dipped spoons resting on coffee cups & Arizona Pistachios sat in satin bags next to the evenings menu.

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Inez & Rinaut

Venue: The Highlands at Dove Mountain

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The Great Gatsby Table Design


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 Hannah Turns 25

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“Dreo’s Beautiful Blingy Bat Mitzvah”





“Debbie & Ron’s Happy Harley Wedding” 

Debbie & Ron were so much fun to work with. They wanted to have a fun, unique backyard wedding. It was fall, the colors were orange, the desert was in bloom & since they are “Harley” riders, the black, orange & red’s of fall fit in just perfect with their riding gear. See more about this fun Harley lovin couple in Tucson Lifestyle Home & Garden Magazine –



Bridal Fair Table Design – Design & Florals — Jeri Fitzgerald, Celebrations by Design
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An Elegant dinner at the Corbett House


Becca & Chad’s green & purple wedding at Westward Look Resort