Guess who's all settled in!

So many of you have been following our story for quite some time. But, for those of you who haven’t, I’m always excited to share. I got my start as a planner back in 2011 working for a luxury wedding planning company in Savannah, Ga. After working there for sometime, I decided that I still wanted to complete my degree. That still did not stop me from dabbling into weddings as a hobby. Fast forward 7 years, I graduated and was still focused on building a new brand within the industry, thus Exemplary Designs by Valencia was birthed.

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Valencia Warren
To flower or not to flower - That is the question!

Not a long post, but an important one! Before I begin, I should start with a disclaimer - I’m a flower snob, so always keep your personal vision in mind when designing.

I’m often asked about the use of flowers in a wedding. And, to be honest, even after the 30th time, I am genuinely shocked. The quantity of flowers is debatable of course, but the use of them - non-negotiable. Flowers bring about a multidimensional level beauty because it ties together key design elements with every bud. You get to experience texture, color, depth, and even fragrance with even the simplest of designs.

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Valencia Warren
On "Cloud 10"

It’s one thing to feel like you have met the love of your life. It’s a whole different feeling to have it confirmed with an engagement. I’ve often heard the feeling described as “cloud 9,” but if we’re being honest, you’re are in an elite club called “Cloud 10” where nothing can bring you down. You sit down to start planning and the BAM! You realize that you have no idea where to begin. Lucky for you - cue Toy Story track - “you’ve got a friend in me.” Well Iet me give you a few tips (that aren’t already all over the internet) to get you on you’re way.

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