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Why choose Lily Spruce?

Our clients choose us because we have 11+ years of knowledge, execute over 60+ weddings in 8 seasons in business where we’ve driven events all the way to success. We’re here to complement your planning and vision and make sure your gathering runs as smoothly as possible, in the most organic way. We are here…
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What sort of clients do you typically work with?

You want to work with us if you... • love good design • love simple + special • consider yourself kind and gracious • laugh at yourself • willing to work 100% to yield the best results • are fairly tech savvy (familiarity with online calendaring, texting, Google Docs, Google Hangout--all gold stars for you) • realize the inherent value of hiring…
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What does it cost?

We have several packages. We will first consult with you to consider your event details, budget, guest count and locale. Packages begin at $4,500 and go up to $17,500 depending on your needs.
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How far do you travel?

Lily Spruce is based in San Francisco, but travels to any geographic location within a two-and-a-half hours’ drive of the city. We go as far north as Mendocino and as far south as Big Sur (and can go beyond these borders if you must have us!). Lodging and travel fees may apply for locations greater…
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Do I really need a wedding coordinator or planner?

Yes. Of all the milestone events in your life, your special event, especially if it is your wedding day is not the place to gamble. You need a professional in the ring. After all, you want to be the V.I.P., not the harried go-to person for all manner of trivia. Let us do all the…
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Do you have an office?

Indeed we do! We have a bright, cheery space on 18th Street in San Francisco’s Mission district. We share it with a wedding caterer and photographer. Drop by and say hello, and tell me the most awesome place you’ve eaten at lately and what I should have.
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Do you do events other than weddings?

Absolutely. In fact, we love mixing up our event portfolio! Holiday parties, christenings, fundraisers, vow renewals, anniversaries, milestone birthdays--consider us your party godmothers.
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What about LGBTQ weddings?

A thousand times shouted from the mountains: Y-E-S! We believe in marriage equality and celebrations of love in all forms (ask about the surprise Star Wars wedding we did). Let us help you achieve your vision.
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How many weddings do you book a year?

On average we will book between 9 and 12 a year--we call it a “season,” which runs from April through Halloween typically, for us. Clients who make up this number typically book venue month of packages with design assistance and full planning services. The peak of our season--when we have the most bookings and clients--is…
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