Welcome to Taylor Emily Events, where love is at the heart of everything we do. We specialize in creating bespoke wedding experiences that are as unique as each couple we work with. From the moment you reach out to us, we'll be there to guide you every step of the way, turning your vision into a reality.
At Taylor Emily Events, we pride ourselves on our attention to detail and our commitment to excellence. No detail is too small, no request too big - we'll go above and beyond to ensure that your wedding day is everything you dreamed it would be and more. Our focus is always on you, and we treat each wedding as if it were our own.
We understand how overwhelming the planning process can be and our focus is always to ensure a seamless and fun experience for our clients. We provide a calming presence throughout the planning process, and on the big day, we'll be there to execute logistics seamlessly, becoming your day-of best friend. We work hand in hand with your vendor team to ensure a flawless event, beaming with joy as your love story unfolds throughout the day.
Let us help you create memories that will last a lifetime.
TAYLOR CASTONGUAY BECATTINI
Meet Taylor - a creative visionary with a passion for design and an eye for detail. Originally from the North Shore of Massachusetts, she found her way to the Philadelphia area after earning her Masters Degree in Architectural Engineering from Drexel University. Taylor's background gives her a unique spatial awareness and an innate ability to envision and execute events like no other.
The unique combination of her logistical thinking mixed with a creative edge, Taylor is the perfect person to plan your dream wedding or event. Her passion for her work shines through in everything she does, and she will stop at nothing to make sure that your event is nothing short of perfection. A natural born people pleaser, Taylor has an exceptional ability to work with with win over all types of personalities you run into when planning an event.
Taylor lives in the Philadelphia suburbs with her husband and their two rescued pitties, Millie and Hank. Other than a wedding day, nothing makes her happier than a beach day. A true planner at heart, when not planning weddings you can find Taylor planning and curating all other aspects of her life from home decor projects to weekend trips spent with family and friends.
MEET THE FOUNDER
THE DREAM Team
PLANNER + DESIGNER
Dani is a born and bred Philly girl. She grew up outside of city and worked in the hospitality industry throughout high school. She graduated with a degree in Psychology from Gettysburg college. After graduating in 2020 she began her career as a recruiter, while working for a catering company planning smaller events and assisting in wedding coordination.
She is high energy, driven and organized. Being a dancer most of her life always embraced her creativity and passion for the arts. Combining these qualities with a love for people lead her to wedding planning. There is nothing that brings her more joy than planning the best day of our couples' lives.
Dani lives in Center City with her Cavalier King Charles. She spends her free time cooking for her friends, going to the park with her pup and always finding some craft show or flea market in the city. She is so passionate about this field and can’t wait to help you plan your special day!
ASSOCIATE PLANNER + STYLIST
Jackie is the true definition of a people person. She'll turn anyone she meets into a friend, especially our brides and bridesmaids. She has quite possibly the most contagious laugh ever and brings such positivity to all of our events. You won't see it in the moment, but just know that during your vows Jackie is somewhere listening and gushing over your love.
Jackie holds a Masters in Education from The University of Delaware and brings her exceptional organizational skills to the table. By day, she's a dedicated teacher, and on the weekends, she effortlessly transitions into an event planner extraordinaire. Jackie's ability to juggle tasks with efficiency and precision ensures that every aspect of your special day is flawlessly executed.
Jackie lives in the suburbs with quite the crew - including her husband, two daughters, two dogs, and three cats. When she isn't working her magic on weddings, you can find her doing absolutely anything but sitting around. The queen of FOMO, Jackie is always busy going to wineries, museums, traveling, and trying out new restaurants with her family and friends.
COORDINATOR + STYLIST
An enneagram type two, Katie brings a sincere, caring and warm-hearted presence to any event she is a part of. She is always the first person to offer a helping hand, which makes her such an important member of our team.
After graduating from Saint Joseph's University with a degree in Communications, Katie ventured into the world of product development. In her 9-to-5 role, she's a versatile powerhouse with expertise in supply chain, digital marketing, and corporate event planning. The master of google docs, Katie is always prepared and thrives off of organization. Not only does she excel in curating breathtaking wedding decor, but she also has a keen eye for home aesthetics, ensuring that every detail is picture-perfect. On your wedding day, you'll find her perfectly styling your decor items.
Ask Katie about her dogs, but prepared to be listening for awhile! She is the proud mom of Tuck and Beau: rescued terrior mix and great pyrenees pups. When she's not planning dream weddings or spending time with her fur babies, Katie loves nothing more than a chill night in with her husband, whipping up a delicious dinner and snuggling on the couch.
COORDINATOR + STYLIST
Erica has a true love for events. She graduated from Temple University with a degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Italian Studies. After graduating and working within the field of her degree, she quickly knew it wasn't for her. When she got into event planning, she immediately knew it was a perfect match!
Erica possesses an innate ability to think on her feet, effortlessly unraveling any challenge that comes her way. A natural problem solver, she brings an unparalleled sense of ease to weddings and events. When she's not working weddings with us, she shines as an event assistant at a renowned venue in the heart of Center City.
Erica loves to find inspiration through her many travels. She comes from a huge Italian family, which is where her love of socialization and celebrations began. Erica resides in Philadelphia and loves to redecorate and reorganize her apartment. In her free time, you can find her scouring thrift stores for vintage treasures, going out with friends, or hanging out with her beloved dog named Blu.