Owner & Lead Designer
With a long standing passion for special moments, Kaitlin has always known a career in weddings & events would be her path in life. Kaitlin’s attention to detail and love of a perfectly curated scene ensures her clients the ultimate experience from first phone call to final cocktail. Kaitlin draws inspiration from her many travels and years of living abroad, which makes her uniquely qualified to implement a wide variety of styles and designs into your event. Her design approach is focused on the client’s personalities and unique story, which she shares through a perfect balance of traditional elements and a touch of sass.Kaitlin also has a deep love affair with patterns and colors on anything from wallpaper to clothing, which she incorporates into her designs whenever she can.
When Kaitlin isn’t planning weddings, she is probably traveling [to London, Paris, South Africa, Bermuda, her hometown Cincinnati, or Northern Michigan], sweating at a workout glass or cocktail-ing around the city. From the moment you meet Kaitlin, her warm and caring personality will make you feel welcome and understood, while her curated designs will make you feel you’ve been friends forever.
Jane has lived in DC for 8 years - prior to DC, she lived in 12 places! Before her work with Cheers Darling Events, she worked in nonprofit fundraising and event management. Her interest in weddings began in 2016 when she started working with Kaitlin as a day-of assistant. In 2018, Jane became the Lead Assistant for Cheers Darling Events. From the moment you meet Jane, you’ll feel confident in her knowledge and ability to plan your event. Through thoughtful conversations and custom planning, Jane will take your inspirations and make them reality. With her careful attention to detail and organization, she will ensure your event will be perfect - leading you to the event you have always dreamed of. In her free time, you can find her at a Washington Nationals game, Soul Cycling, trying a new DC-area restaurant or spending time with her family (everyone is local!) and friends enjoying a glass of bubbly!
Photos by Lisa Blume Photography