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“That’s not my Job!”

In this industry there are a TON of moving parts and as planners, or coordinators it is our job to keep track of all those moving parts and make sure that they fit in place smoothly. I have been reflecting on the events we have done this year and it is so funny to me...

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Happy 4th from Kita & Norfwes Pro in Edmonds!

There is nothing more inspiring than a community coming together to celebrate a national holiday! We spent the entire afternoon dancing with the kids! We love our town and believe in "it takes a village to raise a...

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A door opens to LOVE!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmqoslpgpRI&feature=share They say "when one door closes....another opens"! I got the most amazing opportunity to work with this couple. From the moment I met them, I knew this was a special partnership. One of those couples that would...

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I miss my mommy…can I borrow your’s?

 On December 29th 2016, 3 days after a perfect Christmas, my mom took her last breaths swaddled in my arms. Even though I knew that someday this moment would come, I still was not prepared for the amount of loss I have experienced. For the most part my memories are...

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A Party Planner’s Birthday Party!

I bet you have been wondering...."what does a party planner do for their birthday?"  Well here is a little story of how my party came about! About 2 years ago I met this event planner who I originally contacted for pricing on a Santa Claus for a holiday brunch. She...

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Capturing Yourself

Over the 5 years in business I have had several headshot sessions. I have been happy with every one of them, but working with Lara Grauer Photography was just a bit different. We started by meeting at the studio so I could get a feel of where the magic took place. Her...

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Kita Events NW Celebrates 5 Years!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RjS0kN2pNU Event planner Krista Larrison announced that this month she is celebrating the 5th anniversary of Kita Events Northwest. “I have always loved getting people together and hanging out, planning food and decor,” she says. Then...

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RSVP… How important is it, really?

If you have already been married or hosted a large event, you know that over the last decade, RSVP'ing has become almost a lost art. Many clients ask me how long shall they give their guests to RSVP and I always emphasize to give the final cut off for...

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60 years of Love, Life and Adventure!

Cheers to a long life of love and adventure! At a 60th wedding anniversary, I could not help the but remember the movie UP where a loving cartoon husband went to the opposite corner of the globe to honor the love of adventure, his departed loving wife had. I am...

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Our 4th Annual Halloween Party!

This year we had our 4th annual Halloween party. We invite many of our work associates as well as the neighbors and use this time to network. My husband is a mortgage broker and gets a lot of good prospective clients at this party. That is why we hired Krista and her...

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Don’t do any work….we got this!

When was the last time you thought..."boy how time flies!"? As the years go by, life is going to move faster and faster, get busier and busier. It seemed like just yesterday I opened my business and got that business license in the mail....that was almost 5 years ago!...

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Let’s launch this book!

Searching for an Event Planner? Search no further! At the recommendation from the rental manager Diane Toney at the Edmonds Yacht Club I hired Krista Larrison the Event Director and Founder of KITA EVENTS NORTHWEST. That recommendation sealed the success of my Book...

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International Hostess!

“Last week, we hosted Amazon’s global communication team of 75 guests, and what a fabulous night it was. Krista brought on an exceptional chef & serving staff who featured dishes from 6 foreign countries, with flags of each country denoting the name of the...

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An Exceptional Day!

Krista is exceptional. We hired her as our day of coordinator, but she did so much more! She is extremely organized, and I felt supported by her through the whole process. I was married at a destination venue, so Krista was there the day before my wedding and ran the...

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It all in the details!

I love the detail shots almost as much as I love the wedding itself! It never ceases to amaze me the details that photographers see through their lens and I especially love when they let me take a sneak...

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Truly a Fairy tale!

"Thank you so much Krista for all your hard work, our family, friends and guests were so impressed with your work. You made our wedding day truly a fairy...

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Beat Bracket 5k

 Every year Kita Events Northwest has run/ walked in this 5k fun run. We want to continue to keep in contact with our event clients and this has been a super fun way to do it. We invite you to join us this year. We are giving each participant a free KENW t-shirt and...

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Salome’ & Scott

 "Thank you, to you and your entire team! You all did so much from start to finish to make sure that our wedding day was truly the happiest day of our life!  Working with you was an amazing experience and we felt cared for and taken care of. We really had no work to...

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