Maybe you are planning your own wedding and want to know if a wedding planner is worth it. Maybe you’re just curious about what wedding planners do – well here’s your chance! I look forward to these interviews with other Wedding Professionals, it’s so much fun to see how others handle their job differently than the next! On this Vendor Spotlight, MS Wedding Planner, Terrica Mckee is going to give us all the deets on her in this interview.
Q & A with Mississippi Wedding Planner, Terrica Mckee of Southern Productions
How many weddings do you take on a year?
Around 20-25 max
How far outside of your Jackson, MS do you travel/serve?
We will travel anywhere in MS
What venues do you recommend to brides and why?
The venue depends on their guest count and style
WHAT IS THE MOST POPULAR SERVICE YOU OFFER AS A MISSISSIPPI WEDDING PLANNER?
Full Service Planning + Floral design
What is the best advice they can give to a bride who doesn’t know what she wants her wedding to be like?
Look for inspiration photos and save anything that pulls you in whether that be colors, textures, patterns, etc. And you can look at interior photos and not just other wedding photos to gather inspo
What is your favorite part of the planning process?
Seeing it all come together on the wedding day
Do you offer services on non-weekend days?
What is a wedding trend that you think is not worth the hype? And what is a trend you think is worth the hype?
I’m over neon signs and boxwood walls. 🙂 I love seeing cool bars and cool floral installations and backdrops
How would you advice a bride to go about choosing her major vendors, such as photographer, venue, and florist?
You get what you pay for, so be sure you do your research if you don’t have a planner.
What is something most brides don’t realize a wedding planner does when they hire them?
Planners will save them money in the long run.
How do you like making things stress free for your couples?
My job as their planner is to make their planning process as stress-free as possible! I guide them each step of the way so they know what they need to be doing month to month.
How long have you been a Mississippi Wedding Planner?
I have been a wedding planner in Mississippi for 12 years.
Do you specialize in any particular type of weddings?
I do them all
Do you offer any services outside of full planning?
Floral Design and Wedding Management
What made you want to get into planning?
After everything went wrong at my own wedding, LOL, I didn’t want that happening to other couples and always wanted to do something creative
What do you like to do in the off season for fun?
Read, spend time outside
What would your advice be to brides who currently don’t have a planner?
YOUR MISSISSIPPI WEDDING PLANNER
A big Thank you to Terrica with Southern Productions for taking time out of her busy schedule to answer these questions! As a wedding vendor, it’s fun to get an inside look at other vendors lives, and I hope you found it insightful. Reach out to Terrica if you have more questions about her wedding planning business. I know you won’t regret hiring her to help ease the stress of planning your big day. If you’re still on the hunt for a photographer for your wedding, fill out this form. I’d love to chat with you about any questions that you have. For more helpful information on Mississippi Wedding Planners, Weddings, and or Venues, check out the blog posts linked down below.