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Hello out there world! It’s Rachel checking in to chat about our elopement giveaway winners! For those of you that are just tuning in, we partnered with a handful of vendors to give an elopement away to a Healthcare Hero. Danielle and Geoff were chosen because Danni is a nurse that instead of being with […]

Hi Everyone! It’s Rachel! This month is a special month because it’s Pride month. Here at Nightingale Events we are HUGE supporters that Love is Love and believe anyone should be able to love whomever their heart belongs to! As E.E. Cummings says “I carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) […]

For newly engaged couples starting to plan a 2021 wedding, we have 5 helpful tips to keep in mind: Get wedding insurance I have always told our clients the importance of this, but more than ever this rings true.  Wedding insurance has many varying levels of coverage, but a big one is the ability to […]

Michael & Lydia’s Cape Cod wedding at their family home was anything but an ordinary backyard wedding! When Michael & Lydia came to us they were looking for a custom package to create their image of an epic wedding. Michael & Lydia’s wedding started with a scavenger hunt. Their venue was a family home on a lake […]

Our recent styled shoot within the Garden House at Keeler Tavern Museum + History Center in Ridgefield, CT was a magical meeting of the monochromatic minds. Keeler Tavern is a hidden treasure on Ridgefield’s historic Main Street, dating back to 1915 when noted architect Cass Gilbert designed and built the space. It boasts 20-foot ceilings […]

Samantha and Rob’s wedding at The Heritage Hotel in Southbury, CT was the essence of rustic chic last September. It’s definitely one we’re reminiscing on from 2019 as we gear up for the 2020 season! Samantha and Rob chose our wedding management package, so we started working with them the month prior to their wedding […]

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LAUREN + RACHEL

It’s been almost two years since my wedding at the New Haven Lawn Club, but just thinking back to that day gives me ALL THE FEELS! My husband, John, and I were married on June 3, 2017. We’re high school sweethearts (cue the “awwws”), even though we didn’t attend the same high school. In our […]

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My husband, Tom, and I share a lot of memories in Newport, RI. It’s where I grew up, where we spent many weekends together, and where we got engaged. It’s also just a wonderful destination that offers so much for guests to do and see, so we felt that it was the perfect location for […]

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This past winter I started working with Suzanne and Conor for their August 2018 Le Chateau wedding.  From the initial call I was hopeful they would hire me as their wedding planner because I just loved Suzanne’s vibe and how she talked about her friends, family and most importantly how she described her and Conor’s […]

It’s Friday! That means Friday Introductions! We are kicking off the weekend sharing a little bit about ourselves from the fun facts to why we love what we do. Above all we have so much fun together and as a team we work closely to bring wedding dreams to life. We hope you enjoy getting […]

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Guys this is not a drill! Did you know that Wayfair offers wedding registries? Alright well let me calm down and start from the beginning. I love designing not just weddings, my home and office too. I visit Wayfair’s website a few times a week since I purchased my fixer upper early this year to get inspiration.  I came […]

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Today I wanted to share some wedding hair and makeup advice from Pam, owner and makeup artist of KiSSandMaKeUp. I have had the pleasure of working with Pam over the year’s and think it is important to share advice from my industry friends for all your brides-to-be! I also had the pleasure of helping Pam […]

If you follow us on social media then you have seen your fair share of, ‘Hi, I am Lisa’. Now that 2018 is in full swing I wanted to re-introduce myself here on the blog. I am Lisa DiBenedetto, the owner and creative director of Nightingale Events. I started my business over 5 ½ years […]

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It’s engagement season! If you are newly engaged congratulations! You might be wondering whether to hire a wedding planner or not at this stage. Are you looking to create a day that is unique to you and your fiance? Would you love to have an experienced and knowledgeable partner to manage it all so you get […]

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This past August myself along with some of Connecticut’s finest put together a dream shoot at The Goodwin Hotel in Hartford, CT.  It’s a stunning boutique hotel complete with vibrant colors and stylish furniture. It was the perfect backdrop for a styled shoot. We spent countless hours planning every detail and the end result had […]

In early April I received a phone call from Crate & Barrel about participating in a private wedding registry event at their local West Hartford Store. They had been searching for a Connecticut wedding Planner and I was over the moon for the opportunity. I immediately setup a call to learn more and was instantly […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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