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LOVE NOTES

from the newlyweds

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Amber & Trent

Day of Coordination & Celebrant Services

"We cannot express enough how grateful we are for Lisa's extraordinary contributions to our wedding day. Her presence alone added a touch of magic and warmth that made our special day all the more unforgettable. Lisa's genuine care and attention to detail were evident from the moment we met her. She made us feel like her only clients and dedicated herself entirely to making our wedding perfect. Lisa's guidance, support, and expertise were invaluable, from the early planning stages to the big day itself. She went above and beyond to ensure every detail was taken care of, leaving us with nothing to worry about. Her warmth and compassion helped ease any pre-wedding jitters, and her calming presence on the day itself was invaluable. If, like us, you are incredibly fortunate to have Lisa as your celebrant, wedding planner, or day-of coordinator we promise you won't be disappointed. Her passion for her work shone through in every aspect of our wedding, and we could not have asked for a better person to guide us through such a momentous occasion. Thank you, Lisa, from the bottom of our hearts, for everything you did to make our wedding day so special. You truly are a superstar, and we are forever grateful for your contributions to our lives."

Olivia & Corbin

Full Planning Package & Celebrant Services

"Where do we begin... without Lisa our dream day would not have been possible! She is an angel. From the very first meeting, she understood our vision and the process was smooth sailing, stress free and so much fun.

 

As a person, Lisa is contagious to be around, passionate, warm, outgoing and highly professional. She takes so much pride in what she does and is an expert in her field. Everyone that meets her (whether a guest, family member or friend) truly adores her. 

 

We invested in Lisa to be our Wedding Planner, Day of Coordinator & Celebrant, and we are forever grateful we chose the full package. We put all our trust in Lisa and did not regret it! Working closely with her felt like she really got to know us as a couple, which was amazing when it came to also being our celebrant. She really celebrates you as a couple and brings her best to the occasion. She gives you her time and is fully dedicated to you and making your day the best it can be. 

 

Our honest feelings are that if you choose Lisa to be part of your day - you would be lucky to have her! She's worth her weight in gold, and we cannot thank her enough for crafting our dream wedding and making our day so special.

 

Thank you Lisa for everything you have done for us & being so wonderful. It been an absolute pleasure to work with you!"

Venue: Private Property

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Erica & Jack

Full Planning Package & Celebrant Services

"We used Lisa as our Wedding Planner & Celebrant for our wedding in December 2023. From the beginning, Lisa took the time to understand our vision and get to know us personally. Although we provided Lisa with very limited photos and ideas, she was able to put together the perfect mood and concepts for our day. Throughout the planning, Lisa was so organised and had such thorough and effective communication, I was often left asking myself whether I was missing any emails or if she needed me for anything as surely it couldn't be this easy. She made wedding planning such a joy! Lisa took care of all the finer details (when we were too focused on the big picture) and created a dream wedding day. 

 

As a Celebrant, Lisa was able to convey our life together perfectly. When reading the draft ceremony, we were both in tears and felt moved that someone was able to understand our priorities and what made us click.

 

Every single person at our wedding commented on how wonderful Lisa was and how seamless she made the day for everyone.

 

I could not recommend anyone more as a Wedding Planner & Celebrant, Lisa is so kind, considerate and is willing to go the extra mile for her couples. We were so thankful to have had her and know anyone else would feel the same."

Chelsea & Shannon

Celebrant Services

"Lisa from WITH LOVE went above and beyond to make our wedding day absolutely perfect. Lisa took the time to meet with us, she delved into our story, helped calm our nerves and ensured our vows were perfectly aligned for the ceremony. Her personal touch and dedication transformed our union into a beautifully crafted, meaningful experience. We are grateful for Lisa’s genuine care and expertise, making our special day truly unforgettable.

 

Lisa you are a gift to the New Zealand wedding industry!"

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Alice & Nick

Celebrant Services

“We couldn’t have asked for a better person to have been our celebrant. From start to finish Lisa made us feel so comfortable. Lisa truly cares that your day is as special as possible. She is extremely passionate about what she does and she loves love. She made the effort to get to know who we were and created an authentic ceremony of which we will remember for the rest of our lives. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts Lisa”

Grace & Andrew

Celebrant Services

"Lisa is PHENOMENAL! She is the warmest, friendliest, most compassionate person. She made us feel so at ease throughout the whole process. We had full trust and confidence in Lisa as she executed our ceremony with perfection. From the way she captured us in her love story, to the little whispers at the alter to help calm our nerves, she made us feel so relaxed. 'With Love' is the perfect name for her business because everything she does is truly with love."

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Prasheila & Jack

Celebrant Services

"We wouldn't have wanted anyone else to marry us. You were brilliant! So easy to relate to and very professional. We had so many comments on how great our celebrant was and how you really set the tone for the evening that followed. Thank you so much, our wedding was the best day ever!" 

Venue: Mudbrick

Claudia & Trey

Day of Coordination / Celebrant

"We are so grateful to have had you not only as our celebrant, but as our day of coordinator Lisa. You were paramount to our day being so beautiful and special and we will forever sing your praises. You went above and beyond for us in so many different ways. You are extraordinary at what you do and we are so lucky to have had you as part of our big day. We feel we have gained a friend in you Lisa and will always recommend you to everyone planning their big day! You are pure gold."

Venue: Private Property

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Kate & Adin

Celebrant Services

"You make a lot of decisions in the lead up to a wedding, but one of our best decisions was locking in Lisa to be our celebrant. The first time we met Lisa it was like catching up with a friend for a wine and filling her in on all the details of our wedding and our relationship. She has an amazing way of connecting and listening to people, and immediately put us at ease. Lisa's approach to the ceremony was exactly aligned to what we envisioned, and she crafted the most beautiful words to capture the essence of our relationship. She added humour and fun to every step of the process, which made us feel super relaxed during one of the most exciting and anxious moments of our lives. We cannot thank Lisa enough for everything she did to make our special day an incredibly memorable moment!"

Grace & Callum

Celebrant Services

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"Lisa is the best! From the moment we first met her, we knew she was the perfect choice to make our special day as memorable and meaningful as it turned out to be. Not only did she create the perfect ceremony for us, but she also managed to make everyone feel at ease and comfortable throughout the entire process. Lisa was kind, attentive and took the time to understand our story. Her warm and engaging personality made us feel at ease both before and during the ceremony. She was always available to answer any questions we had and provided us with invaluable guidance and support.

 

The positive feedback we received from our guests about Lisa was overwhelming. Many of our friends and family commented on her genuine warmth, professionalism, and ability to create a deeply moving and personal ceremony. It was evident to everyone that Lisa truly cared about making our day as meaningful and memorable as possible.

 

We are super grateful to Lisa for making our wedding day unforgettable, and we recommend her to anyone looking for an exceptional and dedicated wedding celebrant. There is no doubt in our minds that she will bring the same level of care, attention, and expertise to your special day as she did to ours."

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Helena & Michael

Day of Coordination & Celebrant Services

"I couldn't have asked for a more incredible Day of Coordinator & Celebrant to guide us through the journey of our special day. From the moment we met her, she exuded warmth and professionalism, instantly putting us at ease. Lisa seamlessly blended into our family, making the ceremony feel intimate and personal.

 

Throughout the entire process, from the initial meeting to the end of the evening, Lisa's attention to detail and genuine care for our story made our wedding day truly magical. She crafted a ceremony that was not only beautifully tailored to us but also reflected the love and commitment we share.

 

Lisa's presence felt like that of a close friend, someone who genuinely cared about making our day extraordinary. Her ability to balance the solemnity of the occasion with a sense of joy and celebration was truly remarkable.

 

We were not just clients to Lisa; we felt like she became a part of our family, ensuring that every moment was as special as it could be.

 

If you're looking for a Day of Coordinator & Celebrant who goes above and beyond, who brings a personal touch to your ceremony, and who genuinely cares about making your day unforgettable, Lisa is the perfect choice.

 

We are forever grateful for the warmth, sincerity, and magic she brought to our wedding day.”

Venue: Private Property

Jasmin & Matt

Day of Coordination

“Lisa… Where do I even start? How about THANK YOU! We are so eternally thankful and grateful for you as our Day Of Coordinator. You were a calming influence under a stressful state of emergency! I knew the moment you arrived on site I was in safe hands and trusted that what we had planned would come to fruition. You had all our vendors well organised and briefed, you worked efficiently and handled all situations with grace and patience. You were present in the background calling the shots and making sure everything ran smoothly and on time. Your knowledge, experience and keen eye helped with last minute changes including changing our ceremony space due to the Auckland Floods. It was such a pleasure and breeze to work with you. You were the key to making our day magical!”

Venue: Marquee Wedding

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Kristin & Chris

Celebrant Services

We had the absolute pleasure of working with Lisa for our wedding day, and couldn't be happier with the experience. Her organisation and attention to detail were impeccable, ensuring that every aspect of our special ceremony was perfectly tailored to our personalities. What truly sets Lisa apart is her remarkable approachability and warmth, she is like a friend you just haven’t met yet. She made us feel heard, valued, and at ease throughout the entire planning process. Her heartfelt suggestions and excellent communication created a ceremony that was nothing short of magical. We are forever grateful for her role in making our day so incredibly beautiful and memorable. 

Thank you Lisa!

Alana & Scott

Celebrant Services

"Lisa was the perfect celebrant for us. To the extent that our guests presumed she was one our old friends from University because she spoke so authentically it was as if she really had been there from the beginning of our relationship. Lisa created an environment where we felt comfortable to share our love story and was engaging and enthusiastic throughout our conversations. We got a sense that she really, truly loves what she does. She was amazing with communication and speedy email replies, highly organised, and always made us feel as though we were her top priority. We had the flexibility to collaborate as much or as little as we wanted on the readings (although it was so well written we barely changed a thing) and she gave us the time and support we needed to write our vows. On the day our ceremony was anything but cookie cutter. Lisa came in confident and reassuring which helped put any last minute nerves at ease. She spoke with poise and clarity and her warm nature was able to bring a sense of fun to her storytelling. We were so grateful for all the extra effort she put in to make sure the ceremony ran smoothly. Lisa really was flawless and was one of the biggest compliments we received from guests."

Venue: Mudbrick

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Tarryn & Olly

Planning / Day of Coordination / Celebrant

"Words cannot express how grateful we are that we engaged Lisa as our planner, celebrant and day-of-coordinator. Every conversation, every idea, every vendor reflected exactly how well Lisa had listened and understood who we are and what we wanted. No easy task given how busy and indecisive we are. Her work ethic and not to mention price point far surpassed our expectations in the greatest way possible and we will forever be in debt to her for delivering the most incredible event of our lives. In fact many of our guests lives too; as most are already married and didn’t have the blessing, that is Lisa, in their corner! We wish we had more events to plan so we could engage her again."

Kylie & Aaron

Day of Coordination / Celebrant

"Lisa, thank you!!! We are so grateful we made the decision to work with you on our big day, we rate it as our best decision for the whole wedding. 

 

Your organisation is impeccable and our other vendors were all saying how impressed they were with your input, and those who had worked with you before were so excited to hear you were on board for our day too. So many people assumed (and asked us) that we were stressed in the lead up to the big day and we were honestly able to answer “no”, all thanks to you. You took all of the stress away, guiding us through anything we needed to do, really listening to our vision, and delivering on absolutely everything you promised and more. We were also so impressed with your communication, responding so fast on everything and being so proactive.

 

You knew we were uncomfortable with the idea of a ceremony in front of people, but your kindness, friendliness and patience helped  turn that all around. The ceremony you wrote for us was amazing, full of giggles for our guests, and perfect for us. We’ve received so many comments about how lovely and light hearted it was, and our guests really enjoyed it! 

 

You dealt with all of our mishaps on the day (all our fault, not yours!!) like the absolute pro that you are and as a result our day was so fun, funny and memorable, and even better than we could have ever imagined.

 

Thank you so much for being such a big part of our day, we absolutely loved having you with us."

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Casey & Shaun

Celebrant Services

“One of the most important decisions you make when planning a wedding day, is WHO will be marrying you. Choosing Lisa was the absolute best decision we could have made! 

From the moment we first chatted to Lisa, we felt so listened to and at ease. She makes it a priority to connect with her clients at a deeper level so she can really understand and create your visions. After only a few short seconds in Lisa’s company, you feel like you are merely just catching up with an old friend! Amongst all the wedding planning stress & craziness, Lisa was such a breath of fresh air. 

Lisa orchestrated the most BEAUTIFUL wedding ceremony. She managed to create the atmosphere we dreamt of and so much more- she brings the perfect blend of humour and love to your ceremony. We felt the essence of our relationship was captured so perfectly by Lisa’s words.  

We cannot thank Lisa enough for being such a massive part of our big day & will never stop singing her praises!"

Venue: Castaways

Steph & Hayden

Day of Coordination / Celebrant / Partial Planning

"Lisa went over and above for our wedding. We simply cannot thank Lisa enough for the work and support she gave us. She is the best of the best at what she does. Lisa was our Day of Coordinator, Celebrant and supported the Planning of our dream marquee wedding. On the morning of the wedding Lisa had everything under control, we were able to relax knowing she was outside sorting everything out for us (such as sourcing a cake knife which had been overlooked). We were so grateful to have Lisa standing at the front with us during the ceremony, she scripted a beautiful ceremony and kept us both calm throughout. So many guests commented on how wonderful Lisa was. Lisa we are so incredibly grateful for your support, knowledge and work that went into our wedding - you are amazing! We highly recommend Lisa to anyone planning a wedding, she can help in so many capacities."

Venue: Marquee Wedding

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Lara & Lachy

Celebrant Services

“From the moment we met Lisa we knew we had picked the right person to be our celebrant. Every interaction we had with her has been nothing short of amazing and every time we spoke with her we became more and more excited about our big day. One thing we didn’t realise was that being our celebrant is only part of the role, and on the day she was also a guide ensuring we did everything correctly and kept our cool. How she pulled together the ceremony was flawless and very personal to us as a couple. It’s like we had known her for years. We couldn’t recommend anyone more highly than we can Lisa. If we were to do it all again, Lisa is the first person we would call. She is extremely passionate about what she does and it showed in every facet of her work. Thank you so much Lisa, you made our day perfect!”

Venue: Mudbrick

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Kayla & Jeremy

Celebrant Services

“Lisa is hands down the best celebrant we could have asked for. We were so lucky to have her as part of our special day. We both loved how uniquely customised our ceremony felt, everything flowed so effortlessly. A lot of our guests raved about how amazing our celebrant was, a few of them even thought she was a friend. We can’t thank you enough Lisa, for all of the work you put into our ceremony. We highly recommend Lisa to anyone planning a wedding!”

Venue: Mudbrick

Shari & Andy

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, we were so grateful to have you as our celebrant on the most important day of our lives. Working with you was an absolute pleasure – you guided us through every step of the process, helping us arrive at a ceremony that felt unique and like a true reflection of our love. Your industry knowledge and approachable nature made us feel so supported, even via zoom as we are based in Sydney. You brought warmth, humour, kindness and a wonderful calming presence to our ceremony. You are an eloquent public speaker, and even went the extra mile of dressing to suit our colour scheme. We couldn't imagine our day without you, thank you!" 

Venue: Glasshouse

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Em & James

Celebrant Services

"We met Lisa over Zoom during one of Melbourne’s many lockdowns and instantly found a new friend. 

She made every aspect of planning our ceremony special. From having special mentions to lesser known parts of our relationship and especially the personal touches that she created to make our friends and family an intricate part of our day. We couldn’t have asked for a more beautifully written and romantic ceremony. Everything we wanted and more. Lisa went above and beyond on our wedding day to make us and our guests comfortable and to calm James’ nerves! Thank you for everything, our day was so intimate, sweet and loving and we couldn’t have done it without your help."

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Simone & Josh

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, you were absolutely amazing to work with! From the beginning you made us feel so comfortable. You created a ceremony that was authentic and relaxed with a hint of humour which is exactly what Josh and I were looking for. You also provided us with so much guidance and made the whole process so simple - we feel so lucky to have had you as our celebrant!"

Venue: Mudbrick

Hope & Nick

Celebrant Services

"Lisa - What a woman, she has this unmatched energy about her that immediately draws you in and puts you completely at ease. We honestly felt like we had known Lisa for years just moments after meeting her and we would always leave our sessions feeling ridiculously smug that we had found her to be our celebrant. The journey she took us on to create our day is something we will look back on and treasure forever. We felt completely seen and understood by Lisa and we were absolutely blown away at how she crafted the perfect ceremony that captured us as a couple."

Venue: Mudbrick

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Madelaine & Ben

Celebrant Services

"I am so happy that we had Lisa as our wedding celebrant. She was amazing and I would highly recommend her to any other couples planning their wedding. Lisa was kind, approachable and trust worthy. She was fast to respond to messages and easy to communicate with. Lisa guided us through the entire process and made everything feel smooth and easy. Most importantly, Lisa led the most special, beautiful ceremony that I had always wanted. We got comments all night from guests about how great Lisa was. Many guests commented that it felt like Lisa knew us and was telling our story. I am so happy we found Lisa."

Venue: Kumeu Valley Estate

Bec & Tim

Celebrant Services

"Lisa was the first (and only) celebrant we met with and she immediately felt like the perfect fit. Suited our vibe of relaxed with a bit of humour and really set our minds at ease from the early zoom call right through to on the day itself, guiding us through the whole process. She took particular care in learning our story to help with framing our ceremony and she gently nudged us to write our own vows and we're so glad we did as it was a highlight! We got a LOT of compliments on the ceremony itself (traditionally just the entree to the reception, ha!) and that's thanks massively to Lisa's expertise throughout. Special shout out to her for managing our nerves during the early parts of the ceremony. She's a pro, cannot recommend her highly enough!"

Venue: Mudbrick

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Teresa & Greg

Celebrant Services

"We met with the only one celebrant and that was Lisa. From our first meeting, we knew that Lisa had not only the experience but also the passion to bring our love story to life. Lisa did not disappoint.  Throughout the process, Lisa provided us with all the support we needed to ensure we were on track, this was super helpful as we were planning our special day whilst living abroad. Lisa always had a friendly manner and even our bridal party were big fans of her."

Venue: Mudbrick

Jessica & Logan

Celebrant Services

"Lisa Langsford is a credit to the Wedding Industry; making everything about the process effortlessly easy and straightforward. Logan and I were incredibly grateful to have Lisa’s kind and thoughtful suggestions for our ceremony, and for all the hard work she put in to ensure everything ran smoothly for us. Her friendly and supportive attitude is such a comfort when you’re standing in front of family and friends reading out your vows - this can be a really intense and overwhelming experience, but Lisa’s calm demenour offered a real comfort to us both. Would highly recommend Lisa to all future couples, thank you for offering such a wonderful service!"

Venue: Glasshouse

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Charlotte & Steve

Celebrant Services

"Lisa was absolutely fabulous. The whole process was so easy and relaxed. She was so helpful and thinks of every single little detail, customising our ceremony to fit our style and it couldn’t have suited us better. We were both quite nervous on the day but as soon as Lisa looked at us and proceeded to start our ceremony, we both felt at ease. Her calm presence and personality is so beautiful and we could not recommend her enough."

Megan & Dom

Celebrant Services

"Lisa was absolutely amazing from start to finish! She made the process of planning a ceremony an absolute breeze. She was so helpful every step of the way. She made us feel so comfortable and took away any stress or concerns we had. 

She is so so kind and always has the brightest smile on her face! We cannot thankyou enough Lisa for all your hard work and love you put in to our wedding day"

Venue: Whitford

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Jessica & Samuel

Celebrant Services

“We are so incredibly lucky to have had Lisa officiate our special day. She has an amazing, comforting energy that radiates right through to your special day. We are so lucky that throughout the wedding planning process, we can call her a dear friend of ours and just love to see her incredible talent be brought to life for other couples' wedding days. We received so many positive compliments on how she beautifully crafted our ceremony that was true to us and our love story. She truly devotes so much love into her work and each couple she works with, providing great, worthwhile advice for your wedding planning. Thank you so much for everything Lisa!”

Venue: Mudbrick

Sam & Ken

Day of Coordination Services

"We couldn't have pulled off our wedding day without Lisa! Without a doubt, bringing Lisa in as our day-of coordinator was the best decision we made during our wedding planning.

 

From the first meeting with her to discuss our plans, Lisa's experience and professionalism made us feel so much more at ease. Planning a wedding is complicated, but she gave us incredible advice and support throughout. She understood the kind of wedding we were hoping to have, and knew exactly what to do to bring that vision to life. She's also an absolute joy to work with - a sentient what was echoed by everyone else who was involved in our day!

 

We didn't have to worry about a single thing on our wedding day. Our vendors knew exactly what was happening, and Lisa made sure that every detail was taken care of. We can't thank her enough for making our day feel so special, and would wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone planning a wedding."

Venue: Auckland

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Abby & Adam

Celebrant Services

"So many of our closest friends and family approached us after the ceremony thinking that Lisa was one of our friends (she is now!), I'm really not sure that she could have connected with us any better. From the moment we met over a video call, to the hug goodbye at the wedding, you were so reassuring, friendly, and patient with us every step of the way. You understood exactly what we wanted in our ceremony, and delivered it with humor and attention to detail. We can’t thank you enough for making our day so special"

Venue: Glasshouse

Lucy & Supa

Celebrant Services

"Lisa is such a bubbly and warm person. She is so genuine and has an incredible ability to read and connect with people. It’s not often that you meet someone and feel like they know you after one conversation (especially over Zoom) but Lisa really felt like a long time friend. She was always on top of things and guided us if we were lost. She nailed the ceremony script in one go which really blew us away! It was beautifully written and 100% us. We were very nervous on the big day but she brought the calm and reassuring presence we needed. Our family and friends loved her! A few even noted her down for possible future weddings. You can’t go wrong working with such an awesome human! It was the easiest and best decision we made for our wedding. We are forever thankful to Lisa for making our day extra special!"

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Jenni & Ben

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, you were the best celebrant we could have ever asked for! Your bubbly personality, sage guidance and cool head made the entire process simple, and most importantly fun. The ceremony you wrote was beautiful, both Jenni and I were blown away by all of the small details you managed to include, and how much you had learnt about us in such a short time. It didn't hurt that you had the crowd in tears, some from laughing and others from how beautiful the ceremony was. We were the lucky ones to have you as part of our day! With Love from Jenni and Ben."

Venue: Mudbrick

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Jen & Josh

Celebrant Services

"When we first met over a year out from our wedding date, we knew straight away that we wanted you to be the one to officiate our wedding. You took the time to really get to know us, listen to our love story and write the most beautiful ceremony that was truly authentic to us as a couple. It was so special to have you there on our big day and you made everything so fun, calming and easy for us. Thank you so much Lisa!"

Venue: Mudbrick

Courtney & Caleb

Celebrant Services

"We’re so happy we had Lisa as our celebrant! She was amazing, so calm, friendly, and professional and super easy to connect with. The whole process with her was so stress-free, one meeting with Lisa was enough to know we had made the right choice. She was so helpful both leading up to the wedding and on the day, especially when Caleb arrived at the venue, helping to rearrange things and talking to him to calm his nerves. The ceremony she created was so beautiful and personal – better than we could have imagined. We highly recommend Lisa to anyone looking for a wedding celebrant!"

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Kate & Tom

Celebrant Services

"We can't thank you enough Lisa! You managed to craft an amazing little ceremony full of laughs and tears. Everything was totally tailored to who we are, really taking onboard all our ideas. You were super organised, leaving nothing to chance- that definitely helped us to relax on the big day and enjoy ourselves. We thought you did a spectacular job and all our family have been raving about your contribution! Your friendly smile put everyone at ease- settling nerves at the rehearsal, waiting for the bride to arrive and during the ceremony itself. It was everything we'd hoped it would be. Thank you again!!"

Hannah & Matt

Celebrant Services

"We were after a celebrant who was authentic, enthusiastic, and wasn't going to make the ceremony sound like a lecture. When looking around, it can be hard to know without meeting someone, and we first found Lisa following a recommendation from our photographer (Ivelina Velkova). In hindsight, it was one of the best wedding decisions we made. On top of her bubbly personality, Lisa's true skill lies with her ability to really understand the people she's working with. During the ceremony, her words hold weight and come across like she's speaking about her close friends. A wedding isn't the type of thing you hope to do again, but if we were, we'd be going with Lisa."

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Nikki & Luke

Celebrant Services

"We cannot thank Lisa enough for being the most amazing celebrant on our special day. Not only was she organized and on top of all the details, but she also brought a sense of humor and warmth to our ceremony. We couldn't have asked for a better celebrant who was so focused on making sure everything went smoothly and who took the time to get to know us and make us feel secure and confident. Lisa guided us through every step of the process and we are so grateful to have had her by our side. Thank you, Lisa, for everything!"

Emma & Simon

Celebrant Services

"We’re so grateful to have had Lisa officiate our day. Her ability to perfectly capture our story and craft it so beautifully still amazes us! She made us feel at ease throughout the whole process, offering guidance and support where we needed it. The ceremony was absolutely perfect and we couldn’t have asked for more."

Venue: Private Property

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Olivia & Mitch

Celebrant Services

"We feel so grateful to have met Lisa and had her as our amazing celebrant! Throughout the entire process she was always friendly, approachable and so helpful. She made everything feel straightforward and stress free. We had full confidence in Lisa on our wedding day and both felt comfortable and calm in her presence. Many of our guests complimented us on our ceremony that Lisa crafted and executed so well. We feel we have gained a friend in Lisa and would highly recommend her to anyone in the wedding planning process!"

Venue: Mudbrick

Michael & Michaela

Celebrant Services

“From the moment we met Lisa we knew she would be the perfect fit for our day. She was so lovely to deal with the entire way through and she really took the time to get to know us as a couple. The ceremony she wrote was so perfect, we didn’t change one thing to the first draft. She thought of everything so we didn’t have to, the level of care was unmatched. She was by far our favourite vendor”

Venue: Waiheke Island

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Courtney & Matt

Celebrant Services

"We had initially booked with a different celebrant but a few months out they let us know they were no longer available, so they found Lisa who was kind enough to offer her services to us (our wedding day was on her actual birthday and a week before her own wedding might we add!). We honestly believe that it was meant to be as Lisa was an absolute god send. Right off the bat we just clicked with her, it was incredible having someone marry us who seemed just as excited for us as we were. Out of all our vendors, Lisa was an absolute stand out. She went above and beyond for us and made the whole process so much easier. We truly could not imagine being married by anyone else. We are so grateful for Lisa and will be recommending her services to everyone going forward."

Juliette & Matty

Celebrant Services

"We’re both really grateful how you handled everything before, during and after the wedding. You kept us on track and helped us both feel really comfortable. You knew about the little things we needed to be aware of and you always brought them up at just the right time. You have a great, genuine and positive energy. It was a pleasure to have you as our celebrant Lisa!"

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Jess & Mark

Celebrant Services

"Thank you so much for everything you did for us, in the lead up and on the day, you were absolutely amazing and you made our day so special. You will now always hold a special place in our hearts and we cannot thank you enough."

Kate & Andrew

Wedding Planning Services

"Lisa is one of the loveliest people I have ever met, and an incredible, highly knowledgeable wedding planner - she is worth her weight in ABSOLUTE GOLD. Not only were my three planning sessions with Lisa jam-packed with helpful guidance and takeaways, but Lisa also produced detailed additional resources, including a targeted wedding budget, multiple vendor recommendations, a personalised wedding runsheet, tips for selecting a photographer/videographer, and more! Although I consider myself a fairly savvy researcher and planner, Lisa opened my eyes to many vital considerations I would have never thought of before around things like hidden costs, what to ask when selecting vendors, money saving tips, and key day-of considerations. Initially I wasn't sure if I would have the funds for a wedding planner, but Lisa offers a range of packages catering to all budgets, and you will most likely find that through her excellent recommendations you will save money overall (I certainly did). Looking back I honestly cannot see how I would have planned my wedding without Lisa's amazing expertise - I would have fallen into some pitfalls for sure! Highly, highly recommend."

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Catalina & Charles

Celebrant Services

"Charles and I were a couple looking to have a beautiful, special and modern wedding without a religious affiliation. Lisa was professional, personable and guided us through the entire ceremony! Lisa is well presented, articulate, funny and thoughtful. She is organised, thorough and didn't miss a beat which meant our wedding went off without a hitch. Everything was to brief and having her there really helped when emotion took over! Thanks Lisa!"

Venue: Mudbrick

Bec & Nick

Celebrant Services

"We truly couldn’t imagine being married by anyone else! From beginning to end you were so kind, supportive and organised. You put us at ease, and guided us through both the planning and ceremony process. You created a short and sweet ceremony that was relaxed and that captured us and our story perfectly. Lisa, you went above and beyond to help make sure our wedding was exactly what we had dreamed of and you made the whole process so much easier. You were such a calm and kind presence throughout and we are truly grateful that you were a huge part of our special day."

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Courtney & Aaron

Celebrant Services

"We didn’t think that when we were searching for a Celebrant, we would gain a friend, which is definitely what has happened with Lisa. I could write a million things about how amazing Lisa is, but one key thing that stood out was her reassuring smile and calm presence during the ceremony which I will forever be grateful for."

Georgia & Siti

Celebrant Services

“Lisa is incredible. After lots of changes to our wedding due to covid, we got in touch with Lisa after our initial celebrant couldn’t move to our new date. What a silver lining it was that we found her. Lisa did the most amazing job putting together our ceremony. She listened to Siti and I and captured us a couple. She put this into words and I absolutely loved the ceremony she crafted for us. Lisa made us feel comfortable and at ease and it felt like she had known us for a long time. On our wedding day she was organised, friendly, helpful and all our guests commented on how amazing she was. Lisa you are so talented at what you do and we were so happy to have you as part of our big day.”

Venue: Mudbrick

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Christine & John

Celebrant Services

"Lisa did a fantastic job as celebrant for our wedding. She made the process of getting organised and preparing our vows very easy. She took the time to get to know us, and drafted a fantastic speech to tell our story at the ceremony. At the ceremony itself, she set the vibe just right to suit us. We would highly recommend her!"

Venue: Waiheke

Kelsey & Tavin

Planning / Day of Coordination / Celebrant

"Turns out planning an international wedding is not as simple as one might think! We learned this very early on in the process which led us to the biggest blessing of our wedding - connecting with Lisa! From our first conversation, it was obvious Lisa possessed the experience we were seeking, the organisation we required and an inviting, lovely personality which was the cherry on top. 

 

As our planner, day-of coordinator and celebrant, Lisa had a very deliberate process to make sure we were aligned on vision for the big day while building a genuine relationship along the way. She was always two steps ahead of everything so surprises were few and far between. In the rare occasion when we were thrown a curve ball, Lisa quickly addressed, knocking that curve right out of the park. 

 

She is well connected to all of the top tier vendors and made valuable introductions for us throughout the planning process. For another sports analogy, she is the perfect GM to put together an all-star team. 

 

The big day came and no surprise, everything went off without a hitch. Many of our guests have let us know it was the ‘best wedding they had ever been to’, including their own! Apart from deciding to get married, having Lisa as our planner, day-of coordinator and celebrant was the single best decision we made for our wedding!"

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Kaitlin & Andrew

Celebrant Services

“Lisa, Thank you, thank you, thank you! We really felt like you 'got' us from the minute we met you. You are an incredible celebrant and the many compliments we received about our ceremony proves this. You made everything personal, relaxed, short & sweet just as requested. Once again, thank you so much for your time and efforts in ensuring a special part of our day ran perfectly. You’re an absolute star and we will recommend you always!"

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Sam & Matt

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, you have blown all our expectations of what a celebrant could be out of the water! Right from the get go you made us feel so comfortable and at ease with the whole process. You continued to be a pillar of support and guidance, and helped make our day so special. We wanted our ceremony to be natural and authentic, and you absolutely nailed this, telling our story in a way that captured us perfectly! We couldn’t imagine a more bubbly, welcoming, kind and helpful celebrant, and we were so stoked to have you a part of our day. Thank you so much!"

Venue: Katikati

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Amy & Jeff

Celebrant Services

“Thank you so much for being our celebrant, our ceremony was everything we dreamed of. Your warm personality really shone through and you created a ceremony that fit us perfectly. We wanted a relaxed and personalised atmosphere and you captured just that. You were so professional, kind and organised. You guided us through the ceremony process which really put us at ease. We will forever cherish the beautiful ceremony you created and we are so thankful for you!"

Kirsty & Liam

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, it was an absolute pleasure to have you as our celebrant! Right from our first meeting with you we knew we were in safe hands and that our big day was going to be special - and you delivered! You have been a joy to work with - you answered each of our questions and reassured us about things we weren't 100% on, and you went above and beyond to keep us up to date and check in with how we were going with our planning. Your dedication, energy, kindness, and ability to capture exactly what we wanted helped make our wedding day the best day of our lives, and for that we cannot thank you enough!"

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Terry & Leah

Celebrant Services

"We were fortunate enough to already know you Lisa, and thank goodness we did. I couldn't imagine having anyone else as our celebrant on our special day. You made us feel so comfortable throughout the entire process. You are such an organised, kind and warm hearted individual. You were so attentive and responded to every email and Instagram message within minutes. You were so reassuring and helpful with reviewing our vows, finding out our story and crafting this so perfectly into our ceremony and getting us all in line during the rehearsal. Words cannot express our gratitude that you came into our lives when Terry and I met and that you were able to be there for us when we said 'I Do'. It takes a truly loving person who thrives on the happiness of others to be a celebrant and that is you through and through. You are a very special individual Lisa and we couldn't recommend anyone more highly to help others on the journey of getting married"

Gaby & Tom

Celebrant Services

"Thank you so much for being the best celebrant ever!!! We can not thank you enough for your work. You were a delight to work with from the get go. Firstly your communication was honestly the best. You were always so quick to reply, super friendly and helpful and went above and beyond. Meeting you over zoom to get to know each other to construct our ceremony was awesome. We instantly clicked with you and felt we were in good hands. We always left our meetings with you feeling uplifted and excited-a feeling that was often hard to feel planning a wedding during covid. You brought so much positive energy to our day. The wedding day itself and the ceremony was perfect. You really captured us as a couple and told a beautiful story, setting the best tone for our day. You are so so great at what you do Lisa and we feel very lucky to have found you!"

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Penny & Mike

Celebrant Services

"Lisa, from the moment we first met you we instantly felt sure we had found the right celebrant. You were so incredibly competent (you thought of everything!) that we were able to relax, feeling confident that you had it all under control, and you steered us through the process with ease. You crafted such a beautiful ceremony and did an amazing job incorporating our Greek heritage - really going the extra mile to make sure you honoured our traditions. You delivered the ceremony with a huge amount of warmth, joy and good humour. Thank you so much for all your hard work to make sure the day was perfect for us, and for ensuring we also had fun along the way. We could not have asked for a better person to guide us as we start our married lives together."

Cassey & Matt

Celebrant Services

"Matt and I wanted a short & sweet ceremony that felt authentically us - and that was exactly what we got. From the beginning to end you were absolutely amazing. Your easy going & caring nature created such a beautiful ceremony that we were so incredibly happy with. You managed to organise & coordinate our wedding party of 13 people effortlessly and professionally, which is no easy task in less than ideal weather conditions. We got so many complements both on the day and after about how great both you & the ceremony you created were. Could not recommend you enough !! Thank you so much”

Venue: Private Property

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Kate & Dave

Celebrant Services

"Lisa you are amazing!! You made the whole process of getting married so easy and stress free. After having to postpone our wedding, we knew that Lisa was one person we didn’t want to lose so we decided to pick our new date based around Lisa’s availability. Our ceremony captured us to perfection and Lisa nailed it on the first draft! We only managed to meet Lisa in person 2 days before our wedding but every zoom meeting flowed & she made it so there was never any 'zoom awkwardness'. We can not thank you enough for being a part of our day!"

Venue: Glasshouse

Ginny & Sean

Celebrant Services

“From the very first conversation with Lisa, Sean & I knew we had made the best decision by having her be a part of our wedding. She made us feel so comfortable throughout the ceremony planning process, was always happy to answer my endless questions, and completely nailed our vision for the day. We wanted an authentic and loving but brief ceremony and Lisa executed it perfectly. She also kept everything running super smoothly pre-ceremony and got the groom and guests where they needed to be, on time! All our friends and family commented on what an amazing job Lisa did (many thought she was a friend because of how natural it all was). We could not have asked for more and feel so lucky to have come across Lisa in our search for a celebrant. Can't recommend her enough."

Venue: Waiheke

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Ashlee & Blair

Celebrant Services

“Lisa was an absolute dream to work with. From our initial meeting we knew she was the right person to marry us on our special day. She was genuine, fun, and confident, knowing exactly what she was doing the whole way through. Her story of us kept us in tears each time we read it and her attention to detail reviewing our vows made yet another stressful task, seem very easy.

 

As if she couldn’t get any better, Lisa’s presence on our wedding day was perfect. She was a reassuring aura and made us feel excited, comfortable, and of course less nervous! We would, without a doubt, recommend Lisa to everyone we know getting married, for her professionalism, her authenticity, and her unwavering support throughout this entire process.

 

Thank you, Lisa. We are so proud to have your presence in our story. You made our day so much more special.”

Venue: Glasshouse

Hannah & Matt

Celebrant Services

"Lisa is the most genuine person you will ever meet. She is kind hearted and thoughtful and her attention to detail is amazing! Lisa creates the most beautiful ceremonies, she made us feel at ease and we got so many compliments from our guests. We are so excited for all of Lisa's future couples to experience the wonderful service and friendship that we got to experience. We are forever grateful to have had Lisa as our celebrant, thanks again for being such a special part of our day."

Venue: Tauranga

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