Weddings, Events, & Engagements

la la land: city of stars inspired bachelorette party

February 26, 2017  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

“City of stars.  Just one thing everybody wants.  There in the bars.  And through the smokescreen of the crowded restaurants.

It’s love.  Yes, we’re all looking for is love from someone else.  A rush, a glance, a touch, a dance.”

La La Land isn’t just on the big screen because we are bringing the “City of Stars” straight to Saint Louis for a glamorous bachelorette party … read more

from kate’s vault: vintage valentine’s day

February 14, 2017  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

In celebration of Official-Flower-Delivery-Day – aka Valentine’s Day! – we are throwing it back to one of our most loved events!  Our vintage Valentine’s Day tea party showcased sweets + treats – two of our fave things!  We are obsessed with the details in the paper, the old school Valentine’s Day cards [Hallmark has nothing on these!], and those gorgeous floral teapots!  Whether you’re celebrating today with your soulmate or toasting with … read more

GRAMMY weekend: the votes are in!

February 10, 2017  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards are upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited! The GRAMMY’s are one of the BIGGEST nights of the year [next to our client’s wedding days, of course]! Other than finding your perfect dress, the most difficult wedding day decision can be selecting the perfect songs for every moment of your big day.  Lucky for you, we are playlist connoisseurs!  Whether you’re getting ready with … read more

from kate’s closet: a holiday fashion guide

December 12, 2016  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

The chatter around our office last week included only the following statements:

“What are you going to wear to the holiday party?”

“Wait…are you talking about what you’re going to wear to the holiday party?”

Needless to say, the gals [and guy!] at Kate & Company had been searching high and low for a perfect holiday outfit.  Of course a great dress is always an option, but how can you pair styled pieces together … read more

From Kate’s Clients: Q&A with Lauren + Brian

November 1, 2016  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

“Do I even need a wedding planner?”

“I can do it – how hard can this be?”

“Is a wedding planner worth our investment?”

These are the three most common questions that we hear expressed from newly engaged couples!  Rather than hearing answers from us, we decided to go straight to the source – a past client!

If you’re on the fence, questioning, or unsure about hiring a wedding planner to your team – … read more

From Kate’s Crew: The Five Must-Haves for Destination Weddings

September 28, 2016  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

Phew! Our frequent flyer miles have been racking up these past few months with back-to-back destination weddings – and we couldn’t be more excited to share some of best tips if you are planning to get hitched far, far away!

First, when in Rome…

We think it is key to infuse the host city, state or country into your event!  All of your closest family and friends have traveled near and far … read more

From Kate’s Desk: An Open Letter to The Today Show’s Jeff Rossen

August 25, 2016  |  published by Kate Turner

Dear Jeff,

Thank you so much for what is, no doubt, the significant amount of time and effort you put forth on your recent story regarding the “Wedding Tax”. As an avid viewer of The Today Show, I have always enjoyed waking up with Savannah and Matt; the equal parts news and entertainment highlighted, and, of course, your investigative reports are the perfect way to start my morning. I’m a creature … read more


August 23, 2016  |  published by Maureen FitzGibbon

There’s just something about a floor-to-ceiling bowtie wall that makes us smile. Does it help us start our daily to-do lists (chalkboard style, of course!)? We like to think so!

This summer, as we raised our glasses to year number four in the wedding industry, we decided to take on a whole new project – moving!

We’ve taken over an old classroom inside the historic J. Milton Turner building and truly transformed it into an … read more

A Very Merry Kate & Co. Christmas

December 9, 2015  |  published by Kate Turner

Last Friday I had the pleasure of hosting my wickedly talented team and their loved ones to toast a successful 2015! We crowned Maureen FitzGibbon the associate of the year, toasted to our off season, and danced until the cows came home! [OR at least until this old ladies feet could stand it!]

Wishing you and yours a blessed holiday season!


Thank you so much to Cheree Berry Paper, Switzerfilm, Tina Barrera – The Special Event … read more

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