Are you excited about your big day but overwhelmed by all the details of planning a wedding in DC? Don’t worry; you’re not alone! It’s easy to get caught up in tradition and societal expectations, however, it’s important to remember that your wedding day is about you and your partner. After all, this is your […]
Have you ever wondered what happens during a wedding planning consultation? As experienced Washington, D.C. wedding planners, we have spent countless hours meeting with couples to discuss their plans for their wedding day. Do you have a call or two on the books with prospective wedding planners and are unsure about the process or how […]
Source: ModernAlbumDesigns We’re all familiar with the traditional guest book that guests sign their name in with well wishes for your future. We are also familiar with the endless amounts of dust that compile on top of that guest book, while it lays to rest on a bookshelf or in a closet. But if you’re […]
Entertainment is THE MOOD setter for a reception. Choosing the right kind of entertainment, whether live music or a DJ, is entirely up to your preference. So, how do you choose which will work best for you? Start by discussing with your wedding planner. We have been planning weddings since 2014, and we know how […]
What is a Wedding Manager: So you have just recently gotten engaged! Congratulations! Once all of the excitement turns into the reality of planning, you will ask yourself “what should I do now that I’m engaged ”. I’m here to tell you- hire a wedding manager. We are here for you! A wedding manager from […]
In the spirit of Pride Month we spoke with Brides about wedding day attire options for non-binary wedding guests. While adherence to the couple’s dress code is important, ensuring that your guests feel empowered to wear whatever makes them feel their best and like their truest self should be a priority. We provided professional planning […]
So it’s time to tackle the dreaded guest list (and all of the forewarned stress they say it brings), and you’re unsure where to begin. We understand – we’ve been here before. While it’s the planning task that involves the most important people in your life, we’re here to reassure you that making your list […]
Whether you’ve had your eye on the ideal venue for a year or you’re sifting through lists of recommended venues in your area, I think we can all agree that your wedding venue will set the tone for the rest of your big day. Just think about it: your venue is the place that will […]
We’re well into 2022, and approaching the end of the most popular engagement season! Whether congratulations are in order for you and your partner, or whether you’re expecting a proposal in the near future, it’s never a bad time to begin thinking about your first steps in wedding planning. After celebrating with loved ones and […]
What IS a Wedding Rehearsal? This is a run-through of your wedding ceremony and your planner/officiant will go over each aspect of the ceremony from entrance (processional) to exit (recessional). This is the time to make sure everyone knows where they belong and when and to practice any significant moments. You’ll also cover important details […]
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I’m an event logistics guru and wedding designer based in Washington, D.C. I’m also a wife and mama to a fiercely independent toddler and two fluffy terriers. Settle in as we share our team’s latest love stories, behind-the-scenes adventures and top-notch wedding planning advice.
Dantus & Co. Events specializes in special event, and wedding planning & design in the greater Washington, D.C. area and beyond. Our couples are busy professionals who love details, want to incorporate several cultures or religions into their big day, and need a wedding planner who gets it to help.