I loved everything about this Moroccan style wedding shoot. Traveling is one of the things that I have missed the most during Covid. While I cannot physically travel internationally, often I travel in my mind. My mental travels led me to Morocco and was the inspiration behind creating this Moroccan style wedding shoot. A place […]

Editorial, Events, Weddings

A Moroccan Style Wedding Editorial at Il Mercato in New Orleans

Farm table with wooden bamboo chairs

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If you have never visited Nashville you will be shocked to learn of all the things you can do and of the Fairlane Hotel, a boutique hotel in Downtown Nashville. Mo of Mo Davis Photographer and I, Michelle of Michelle Norwood Events decided to take a quick trip to Nashville, since the world is starting to […]

Events, Lifestyle, Travel

Fairlane Hotel Boutique Hotel In Downtown Nashville

Fairlane Hotel Nashville Lobby

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I have worked for years to meet this milestone in my business. One of my favorite blogs/magazines, Harper’s Bazaar, named me, Michelle Norwood one of the Harper’s Bazaar Top Wedding Planners in the World! I’m incredibly humbled and honored to be included in this short list of notable wedding planners from around the world. At Michelle Norwood Events, […]

Events, Features, Weddings

Harper’s Bazaar Top Wedding Planners in the World

New Orleans Wedding Second Line

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Planning and designing this pink garden floral theme dinner party was extra personal for me. That’s because it was for a friend of mine, Margaret of Leaf and Petal, in honor of her five-year business anniversary!  Margaret’s one request for the party? She wanted a garden in full bloom, with shades of pink flowers and […]

Events, Lifestyle

A Pink Garden Floral Theme Dinner Party

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This stylish brand launch party in New Orleans was super personal because it was for my own brand! After months of working on my new branding and website redesign as well as copy for our website, I thought there was no better way to unveil our new brand and celebrate our hard work than to […]


A Stylish Brand Launch Party in New Orleans

Courtyard seated dinner with gold chairs, black candles and white florals

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A New Orleans courtyard wedding venue is oftentimes at the top of my client’s list of wedding day priorities. And for good reason! Truly, it really doesn’t get more romantic and iconic than a New Orleans courtyard wedding near the French Quarter. On top of that, New Orleans courtyards are historic, full 0f charm–and not […]

Advice, Events, Weddings

Top 5 New Orleans Courtyard Wedding Venues

best courtyards new orleans

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There’s no denying that right now, newly engaged couples are looking for wedding ideas during covid. And for those of us in the event world, that means safety measures are top of mind. With so much to think about, some may want to throw up their hands! But I take it as a challenge and […]

Advice, Events, Weddings

7 New Wedding Ideas During Covid

Mini wedding cakes

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When you hire a wedding planner and designer, you’re really hiring the person behind the brand. And while my portfolio of past weddings, reviews, testimonials, and Instagram feed photos should give you a good idea as to what I do, I’m all about creating a personal connection…  That’s because I believe that if we’re going […]

Events, Features, Lifestyle, Weddings

Behind The Michelle Norwood Events Brand: 10 Fun Facts!

michelle norwood events brand

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We had so much fun with this Lisa Frank wedding style shoot concept. It was a real design evolution and true collaboration and it all started with Lauren from Lovegood Wedding & Event Rentals. She had seen an Instagram story of a rainbow carnation posted by Margaret of Leaf + Petal NOLA. Inspired by all […]

Editorial, Events, Features

A Lisa Frank Wedding Style Shoot

Michelle Norwood Events - Wedding Planner - Pastel Rainbow Wedding Design - Featured on Wedding Chicks

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