WE ARE OTTAWA’S PREMIER WEDDING PLANNING AND EVENT DESIGN TEAM
WELCOME TO THE DESIGN CO., WHERE CREATIVE AND UNIQUE EVENTS COME TO LIFE.
WE ARE PROUDLY VOTED ONE OF CANADA’S TOP WEDDING PLANNING COMPANIES BY VOGUE MAGAZINE TWO YEARS IN A ROW.
As Ottawa’s longest-running wedding boutique, we focus on designing lavish and memorable weddings, catering to stylish and discerning couples.
My my, how events have changed over the past few years- we have been in the depths of it, both before and after the pandemic shift. We understand that the wedding landscape has shifted, evolved, and expanded over the past few years, and as the environment has adjusted, so have we.
Our company values highlight experience and innovation, not formula or imitation. Although the details are vast, our approach is simple; truly listen to your desires to create an event based on your vision and needs.
Ranging from logistical management to full installation set-up and tear-down, our services ensure that you will be able to relax, have fun during the planning process and most importantly, feel like a guest and fully enjoy your wedding day.
Every experience uniquely individual; every experience exceptional.
What we stand for
Some people share a company philosophy, others a mantra or mission statement. What it truly comes down to is the energy that excites you to get out of bed in the morning, to work long hours, share your passion with strangers… and truly work tirelessly for what you care about. We have curated these values in an attempt to express our intention & passion to you.
We believe in love
We believe in creating fabulous evenings (weeknights too!)
We believe in exceptional weddings.
We believe that creating beauty is not an option b
We believe in uniqueness
We believe that details matter
We believe in making you feel heard and at ease
We believe in making magic happen in the moments we create & share
We believe you deserve all of your wedding dreams to come true
We believe your wedding can be perfect.
OUR PROMISE TO YOU
At The Design Co. this is not just our mantra but our absolute goal when planning and coordinating each and every wedding. We are truly passionate about what we do and have worked very hard over the years to make sure our company philosophy is infused in every wedding we do. We laugh with you, we dream with you (we drink red wine with you). We stay up late making sure every aspect is ALWAYS covered. We simply have your back when you didn’t even know you needed it covered.
You have Questions? We have Answers!
DO WE NEED TO HAVE AN EVEN NUMBER OF BRIDESMAIDS AND GROOMSMEN?
I’VE NEVER RENTED A VENUE BEFORE- WHAT QUESTIONS SHOULD I ASK THEM?
IS IT RUDE TO INCLUDE A DRESS CODE ON THE WEDDING INVITATIONS?
WE JUST GOT ENGAGED, WHERE DO WE EVEN START?
WHAT DO WE DO WITH OUR GIFTS AND DECOR ITEMS AT THE NIGHT’S END?
SHOULD WE PROVIDE MEALS FOR VENDORS ON THE DAY OF?
DO WE HAVE TO DO GUEST FAVORS?
HOW DO I BUILD A WEDDING BUDGET?
WHEN IT COMES TO WEDDING CUSTOMS AND ETIQUETTE, WHAT’S OK TO SKIP VS. WHAT SHOULD WE INCLUDE?
WHAT ASPECTS MAKE SENSE TO DIY AND WHAT SHOULD WE OUTSOURCE?