Vendors

Jenny DeMarco Photography: Austin Wedding Photographer

Recommended Vendor List

The following is a list of vendors I have worked with and/or know personally, and some I used for my own wedding. I rely on both my experience and my clients’, so please let me know any feedback, good or bad, if you have experience with any of the following vendors. Also, if you want my honest opinion about someone not on that list, I am always an open book so please don’t be afraid to ask.

 

CAKES

 Polka Dots Bakery 512 476 3687

http://polkadotscupcakefactory.com/

Olga does an incredible job of creating wedding cakes, pastries and of course cupcakes.

 

Simon Lee Bakery (512) 990-4888

http://www.simonleebakery.com/

Simon and Judy have been in the biz here in Austin for over 10years. They are known for their architectural style and beautiful designs.

 

BEAUTY

 

Donna Bruns

512.629.7639

donna_bruns@me.com

http://donnabrunsmakeup.simpl.com/

Donna has made so many of my brides look and feel gorgeous. She has a fun and playful personality and is great about ensuring clients are giving her feedback and working together to create a look they love.

Makeup Only

 Maris Calderone

Pearl Studio

512-499-0570

events@pearlaustin.com

http://www.pearlaustin.com/

Maris has been making brides beautiful since before I started wedding photography. She is known for that “flawless” look that so many brides desire on their wedding day. She now works with a great team and Pearl Studio whom can accommodate both hair and makeup.

Hair and Makeup 

 

Avery Allen

 

512-703-7007

http://averyallenmakeup.com/

I adore Avery. She has a very sweet and calm personality and is very talented at what she does. All of my clients who have worked with her have loved her and the way she has made them look.

Makeup Only

 

Rochelle RaeRae Cosmetics

 

 

512-320-8732

Rochelle has worked with several of my clients. She is quick and efficient and does an excellent job creating clean and fresh looking bridal makeup.

Makeup Only

   

FLOWERS

Bouquets of Austin 512. 257.2395

http://www.bouquetsofaustin.com/ 

I have worked with Stephanie and her team for years. They always create beautiful designs and are a pleasure to work with. She has a very diverse design style and consistently delivers high-quality work.

 

Stems  512.537-0577

Stemfloral.com

 

Absolutely gorgeous work.! Abby actually was my florist back when she used to work at Barr Mansion. Now her company, STEMS, creates beautiful and natural looking florals – soft and delicate.

 

David Curio Designs 512-929-8807

http://davidkuriodesigns.com

High end and super fabulous. He’s responsible for some of the most extravagant weddings and events here in Austin. His creativity and talent amazing me and he is a household name amongst Austin’s elite society.

 

Botanical No. 9

(Previously know as Wendee Sawran Petals)

512.814.5581

http://www.botanicalno9.com

Wendee Sawran and her team of created some of the most luxurious wedding decor I have photographed. She has an amazing talent for design and a hilarious witty personality to pair with it. All of my clients have loved her work.

 

COORDINATORS AND EVENT DESIGNERS

 Brock and Co. Events

Becky Brock

1.800.881.4605

brockandcoevents.com/

This team know how to put on a soirée! They are all incredibly kind, professional and have incredible design abilities. Honestly, some of my most favorite coordinators I have worked with. I have worked with them for years and on many many weddings. They are the perfect combination of incredible design aesthetic and logistics management. They attention to detail is like none I have ever seen. Full Service Only.
Pearl Events

 

(512) 487-7047

pearleventsaustin.com/

Becky Navarro and her team (the pearl girls) bring a wealth of experience to her clients. They know their stuff and are incredibly organized, detailed oriented and have a great handle on everything. Full Service and Limited Service options available. We have worked together on several weddings and projects over the years, and they cater to a large variety of events and weddings – from the hill country to downtown modern. Most of all, they are FUN to work with. These ladies work hard and have a good laugh along the way which makes the process something fun and I look forward too.
 

Caplan Miller Events

 

 

(512) 610-7700

www.caplanmiller.com/

 

Caplan Miller Events have produced some of the most luxurious events in Austin. Courtney leads her team with skillful professionalism, meticulous attention to detail, a sense of humor and a unique ability to make current, classic
 The Whitt Experience

Gina Whittington

512.765.5563 
http://www.thewhittexperience.com/
Gina has an incredible design aesthetic and years of experience creating a gorgeous and luxurious wedding with a little slice of humor. Her events are beautifully original and also fun experiences for their guests.
Lindsey Blackwell

In Her Shoes

 

(512) 257-8100

http://www.inhershoestx.com/

Talented and very experienced. Lindsey is an excellent choice for smaller weddings. She is a great choice for month of coordination and full service as well. She is super sweet and great to work with.
 36th Street Events

Beth Walker

and Ren Newry

 

 

http://36thstreetevents.com/

 

Beth is a wonderful coordinator and events just moved super smoothly when she is in charge. She has an impeccable eye for style and also event operations. We have worked together on several weddings in the past and she has done an incredible job.
 

Clearly Classy Events

Johnell

Huebner

 

512-659-9571

http://clearlyclassyevents.com/ 

Its been fun watching both of our companies grow over the years. Johnell and I began working together a few years ago and have now worked on several great weddings. She is very detailed and organized.

TRANSPORTATION

 Uptown Valet http://www.uptownvalet.com A lot of my clients use this company for shuttling guest, renting get away cars or just providing a fun way for the wedding party to get to the venue.
Transportation Consultants http://www.transconsultants.com Transportation consultants is another company my clients use. They have a very wide variety of transportation options from vintage cars, limousines, and buses making it easy to get where you need to be.

LINENS / RENTALS

Marquee Events www.marqueeeventgroup.com  Excellent customer service and I love that you can see everything and its pricing online.

 

Whimm http://www.whimhospitality.com/ Whim has gown the last few years to be a premiere in the rental business. This is where you get all the grogeous furnishings and those sperry tents for your wedding day.

 

Premier Party Events (512) 292-3900

http://www.austinpartycentral.com

Great rentals and also carry the ‘Good Life Furniture’ if you are looking for rustic farm tables.

VIDEOGRAPHERS

Mason Jar Film http://www.masonjarfilms.com/ I have worked very well with mason jar films. They are relaxed and do great work.
ILC Films http://www.ilcfilms.com/

 

 We love working with ILC. They have a friendly and cooperative team and I am always impressed with how hard they work on wedding days.
Adam Grumbo http://adamgrumboweddingfilms.com

 

Adam does great work and works very well with photographers. He’s takes a documentary approach and he is very unintrusive.

 

PLACES TO STAY

 

Driskill http://www.driskillhotel.com/ Can’t beat Austin’s most noteworthy and historical hotel.
Hotel St. Cecilia http://www.hotelsaintcecilia.com/ This place is a gorgeous and unique boutique on South Congress.
Hotel San Jose http://www.sanjosehotel.com/ This place has a great reputation and is a wonderful oasis right on South Congress. Another unique and very Austin experience.
JW Marriott www.jwmarriottaustin.com/ The JW is an enormous hotel with tons of amenities for your guests to enjoy. Its right in the heart of downtown and perfect for a destination weddings.
W Hotel http://www.whotelaustin.com Chic modern hotel downtown known for its celebrity clientele.
Short term Rentals

Air BnB, VBRO, and Home Away

https://www.airbnb.com/

https://www.vrbo.com/

https://www.homeaway.com/

Austin has many short term rentals that are less expensive and better for families or old friends looking to all stay together in one place. These are just some of the companies that provide short term rentals in the area.

 

DRESSES etc

 

Julian Gold http://www.juliangold.com/ Julian Gold is a high end bridal boutique in Austin. They offer  wide variety of dresses from many designers.
Blush Bridal Lounge  http://www.blushbridallounge.com Great line of designers and different offerings from the bigger box stores.
Unbridaled  http://unbridaled.com/ If you don’t want racks and racks of dresses and looking for a more boutique experience, this place is awesome!
Nelda’s Taylors www.neldastailorsinc.com

6929 Airport Boulevard

(512) 451-0179

She is amazing and affordable! My dress fit like a glove!
 Belle Saison  http://bellesaisonbridal.com/  I got my dress here, my sister got hers here, my best friend, and about a half a dozen brides I know. There customer service is outstanding and their selections are right on point as far as quality/price goes.

 

FOOD

 

The Royal Fig http://www.royalfig.com/ The coordinators in town always recommend royal fig…they don’t just have great food, they have ‘can’t control myself’ to die for food. If I ever had to have a last meal, I would make sure they were in charge. They are the caterers for the ‘foodies’
Crave Catering http://www.crave-catering.com/ Beautiful food and great menus. Professional staff.

Word of Mouth

 

http://www.wordofmouthcatering.com/ Gorgeous and delish food. They have an incredibly professional staff. Their menu is to tie for!

 

MUSIC

 

Match Maker Band My ULTIME favorite band. They will keep your guests on their feet and dancing. But the best part, they are amazing to work with. They understand customer service and are not your typical band “divas”. They are so positive and professional at every turn. This is who I would hire if I had my pick of bands.
Greenbelt DJ  http://www.greenbeltdj.com/  Both these guys do a great job and are really popular so they book pretty far in advance. They are great at reading a crowd and also, they get to know their client’s tastes really well and does his homework. I’ve also seen him play some pretty far fetch requests before, so his music collection and knowledge are really deep.
Texas Pro DJ

Miles

www.texasprodj.com/ I love Miles. He is fun and does a great job. We have worked together on many weddings but also social events as well.

INVITATIONS, STATIONARY, AND FAVORS

 

Inviting Pear http://www.theinvitingpear.com/ Beautiful work and local designer who does ‘printables’ where she will do the graphic design for all your signage and you can print and assemble. Save lots of money. They did the invites for a featured wedding on Style Me Pretty.