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Planner in Des Moines,
(515) 650-3393

About Us

White Willow Events is a full-service Wedding and Event Planning Company, specializing in unforgettable weddings and social events. Our one-on-one planning and design process is tailored to each client’s specific need creating a seamless, worry-free celebration.

Accolades + Awards :

Central Iowa Wedding Choice Awards: Best Event Decor Rental Company
Central Iowa Wedding Choice Awards: Best Day of Wedding Coordinator
Central Iowa Wedding Choice Awards: Best Wedding Planner

World Bride Magazine: Top Wedding Planner

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Katelyn Stein

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2.4 out of 5
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  • My overall experience when dealing with white willow was disappointing and unsatisfactory. For couples with large wedding budgets, I am sure white willow events does a sufficient job. For couples with a smaller budget, I would strongly recommend talking to a different decorators/planners. Since I was paying for the entire wedding out of my own pocket without help from either of our parents, I would say I had a much smaller budget that other brides who hire white willow. When looking back through the emails and reflecting on my wedding day, I feel like I was never made a priority because of my smaller wedding budget. In the days prior to my wedding, I felt that my opinion and concerns became looked over or "pushed under the rug". Taylor's responses to my emails were very curt and short. I tried to set up a meeting to discuss my concerns in the week prior to my wedding, and she said she was too busy. Being told that she was "too busy" in the week prior to the wedding showed that I wa... Read more

    responded with the following comments.

    Katelyn – I am so sorry you felt that you were not treated as you should have been. I am known for going above and beyond for my clients and am sad to hear we did not meet your expectations. We had over 100 emails between one another from when you booked in mid September to one night before your wedding day. I also drafted multiple layouts, and we had 3-4 in person consultations. I pride myself in making any budget work and not treating clients differently regardless of how much they are able to spend. I did want to clarify a few items you mentioned in your review – and will message you privately to discuss. Best, Taylor

    Frequently Asked Questions about Planner

    What wedding events do you provide services for?

    Ceremony, Reception, Rehearsal Dinner

    What wedding planning services do you offer?

    Day-of Coordination, Full Planning, Partial Planning

    What weddings do you have experience planning?

    Civil, Destination, Double Weddings, Eco-Friendly, Military

    How many planners are on your team?

    1



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