Resources & Recommended Vendors

With over 26 years industry experience and a unique outlook on every wedding, Tom has compiled a comprehensive and easy-to-navigate database of tips in our Planner section above. Everything from making your ceremony memorable down to getting your guests amped for the bouquet toss, we've compiled hundreds of pointers to inspire you. Locate the Planner in the menu above.

Below are recommended vendors whom we've worked with before and trust with your special day. We were not paid to sponsor these vendors, but we are invested in making your celebration as perfect as you want it, and these are vendors we know well.

My Great Wedding Tips Site

Starry Nite DJs Wedding Tips

Here You'll find Great Tips for Planning Your Reception, culled from 26 years Wedding Experience. It's worth a glance now...

Also, Check out my article "8 Indispensible Tips for Hiring your Wedding DJ"


Jennifer Higham Photography - 

Jenn is a fantastic photographer, and one that we have worked with several times before. She is thorough yet very easy to work with, and best of all, affordable. Visit her website to view some of his work. Tell her Tom from Starry Nite sent you!

Here are her Basic packages. They include a 1 Hour complimentary engagement session with online gallery and flash drive with all images and printing rights.  Plus wedding coverage online gallery and flash drive with printing rights. 
2 Photographers 

6 Hours - $2110.00
8 Hours - $2740.00
10 Hours - $3720.00


Acoustic Music

David Dyson

David Dyson is an extraordinarily talented musician who can play beautiful music for your ceremony. "I specialize in all denominations: violin and/or organ before and during wedding ceremony, church organ (Catholic/Christian) and piano." Visit his website for more information and samples of his music.

Beauty & Image Consultant; Certified Make-up Artist

Carleen Mcllveen

Carleen is a true professional and wonderful to work with. Visit her website to see stunning before-and-after photos of her work. Her brides look remarkable for their big day!

Justice of the Peace

Samantha Parlato

Justice of the Peace •
203-627-9930 •