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She was like my guardian angel on a day that I needed it the most. I honestly don’t want to imagine my wedding day without her. ~ Cindy”

Being one of New Jersey’s leading wedding companies, Details Made Simple specializes in wedding day coordination and has over 10 years of experience. Details Made Simple was launched in 2011 from the inspiration of owner, Carla Friday, who whole-heartedly loves helping brides make their wedding day unforgettable.

We handle everything from setting the escort cards, organizing the wedding party and rehearsal, to making sure that each vendor knows exactly where they need to be and much more. We will be there every step of the day making sure your day is nothing short of amazing!

The savvy ladies at Details Made Simple will make sure all of your wedding day details are in the right place at the right time! Your mind will be at ease and you can be confident that all of your hard work will be executed and styled the way you always envisioned it with your Wedding Coordinator. Our goal is to have you feel like you’re a guest at your own wedding! After all, you’ve planned the perfect event, now you should enjoy it!

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What Exactly Do our Wedding Coordinators Do?

Anything you need! We are available for our brides and grooms to make sure that all aspects of their special day are seamless and worry free. It’s our job to keep everything organized and running smoothly on the day of your wedding.

Your Details Made Simple Coordinator will:

  • Create a detailed time line of events for the day of the wedding.
  • Be the point of contact for your vendors and guests if questions or issues arise.
  • Work with your officiant to make sure your rehearsal runs smoothly.
  • Direct and line-up your bridal party for the ceremony.
  • Cue musicians and entertainment.
  • Make sure pictures run seamless and on time.
  • Coordinate the change-over (or cocktail hour).
  • Over see that your reception runs and looks as planned.
  • Set up and style all your D.I.Y. projects.
  • Triple confirm that all vendors are on time and present day of.
  • Make sure that all your important wedding materials and memories get back to you and so much more!

Please visit our packages page to learn more about what our wedding coordinators can do for you!



OUR COORDINATORS:

Carla Friday
Owner | Sr. Coordinator
732.692.4259

Carla is proud to call Details Made Simple her own! As a wedding coordinator, Carla puts her meticulous organizational skills and professional list making to good use, and with years of event planning, graphic design, arts and crafts experience, she is able to make any brides big day memorable.

“As the owner of such a unique company, I hold myself and my amazing team to exceeding our client’s expectations on a daily basis. Developing a personal relationship with each bride is the key to making each their wedding perfect and memorable, and this is important to us,” said Carla.

Carla continues to attend yearly wedding expos and training to stay on top of the latest trends and news in the wedding world! After months of planning every aspect of your wedding, leave the details to Ms. Friday, she has got you covered! Think of her as your very own “Gal Friday!”


Shadé Coleman
Coordinator
908.455.1394

Working in the hospitality industry since 2005 has given Shadé a great outlook on providing clients with personal upscale service. Her professional experience includes planning & coordinating events for social gatherings, corporate seminars and various cultural weddings including Pakistani, Jewish & Angolan. Shadé has also traveled abroad to Belgium where she studied International Tourism & Hotel Operations and learned how significant it is to know about different traditions around the world.

Her knowledge of the inner workings of venues will give added security that your wedding day will go on without a hitch. With a Certification in Event Planning and a B.A. in Hospitality Management from Johnson & Wales University, she is educated about the field and will ensure that you “enjoy every moment” of your wedding day!


Michelle Perez
Coordinator
321.501.7060

After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from F.I.T. and later starting law school, Michelle just knew something was missing. She quickly figured out what it was and decided to pursue her ultimate aspiration and dream of becoming a Wedding Coordinator. With her passion for weddings and combined creativity and organizational skills she continues to exceed her client’s expectations on a daily basis.

Michelle is a certified wedding planner and has over 4 years experience coordinating amazing weddings and special events. She is also fluent in Spanish and knows many of the cultural traditions that can be incorporated into your big day. Before joining the Details Made Simple family, she coordinated many weddings with one of Florida’s top wedding planners.

Timing is everything, and so is having passion! Whether you’re having a large, lavish wedding or a small intimate gathering, Michelle’s attention to detail and love of personal touches will be the perfect combination for a flawless event. Michelle is a craft diva and makes sure to stay up to date on current trends and inspiring brides through her wedding and events blog Dream of Weddings, where she posts on everything from DIY projects to couture wedding gowns.