Life happens; people leave jobs and start new ones all the time. However, this doesn’t make it hurt any less when a vendor you’ve loved planning with lets you know that someone else is going to be taking over. Perhaps it’s your amazing venue coordinator, who’s answered all questions within 24 hours of receipt. Or … More How to Handle Vendor Contact Transitions
As an event planner and designer, we get to part of some pretty amazing collaborations in our area. One of our favorites occurred last summer, when we were approached with the opportunity to coordinate our first ever styled shoot through the Wedding Planner & Guide, one of Madison’s great sources of wedding inspiration. Our approach … More Real HUE Events: Phantom of the Opera Inspired Styled Shoot
So you think you might want to hire a wedding planner. Or a day-of coordinator.. or a month-of coordinator? Or a designer? Or a producer? But you have a venue coordinator who will be on-site anyways, so do I really even need someone? I know, I know.. I’m lost too. Let’s break it down together. … More Wedding Coordination and Planning Services: What Each Means, What Is Covered, and Finding Your Fit
The date I’m choosing to share this post with you all is no coincidence. My hope for you is that you already have your taxes filed and set, with either a low/no amount due or a nice return coming your way! For those of you still scrambling or stressed, please read on AFTER you’re in … More Why I Outsource: Tax and Accounting Edition
As a lifelong resident Wisconsin-ite, one of my favorite things to do is tout about how great of a state we have. From the beer, to the seasons, to the cost of living, there are many things that (in my heart at least) make Wisco the place to be. And as I’ve journeyed a few … More Vendors We Love: Destination Wisconsin
It’s here! As of Summer 2018, HUE is excited to officially announce that we now offer floral design as as an available service, as we continue to grow our capacity to serve Madison and Wisconsin weddings and events. Photos (including featured photo): The Still Life Photography This service features the creativity of Jessie-Rae Starr, an … More Introducing HUE Floral!
One of the BEST parts of my job is getting to continually meet with wonderful vendors in our city, learn about what they do, and use that knowledge to best serve my clients. I truly take pride in building my own personal community and continually being able to connect people together, whether it’s a client … More Madison Vendor Roundup – Spring 2019
It’s that time of year again! Every year, Wisconsin Bride Magazine wrangles the best wedding vendors in the area based on reputation and popular vote and bestows upon them the title of “Best Of”. It’s something that we at Harmonious Union Events have strived for since day one and won’t quit until we win over … More Vote for HUE! – Wisconsin Bride Awards
The HUE Team is still growing y’all! Today I’d like to introduce you to another new consultant of ours – Miss (soon to be Mrs!) Loni Farmer. Originally from Indiana, Loni started out her career in Denver, CO, interning with Denver Arts & Venues assisting with logistics for large scale festivals. She then moved on … More Meet Loni!
As one of the many creative entrepreneurs in Madison, we find ourselves often crossing paths with like-minded people, pursuing their own dreams in this fabulous town. One such talented woman I’ve gotten to know better recently is Sarah Van Dyke, the founder and owner of Revel – a brand new craft bar downtown, built to … More Vendor Spotlight: Revel