About Cassie Crudo

Hi! I’m Cassie. I’m the owner and lead planner at Bride’s Best Friend. I’ve been working in the wedding and events industry for over 10 years. I established Bride’s Best Friend in early 2010 and went full time in 2017 and never looked back. I have planned or coordinated over 100 weddings and have learned something at each and every one of them.

Tips for planning your destination wedding in Austin

Planning from afar can be stressful! Austin is a hub for destination weddings for a variety of reasons, and we love it!  We work with remote clients all the time, so we wanted to provide some suggestions on how to manage planning remotely! We recommend planning three trips throughout your planning process, and we’ve broken [...]

By |2019-08-23T09:59:54-05:00August 23rd, 2019|Planning Ahead, Tips & Tricks, Wedding Planning|0 Comments

Staying present on your wedding day

Rooted Trumpet Photography Okay, so today I get to write about something that’s actually a very personal thing to me. I have a type-A brain (go figure) and I have a hard time turning my brain off and staying present in the moment. This is compounded with all of the interruptions of [...]

By |2019-06-19T10:50:30-05:00June 19th, 2019|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

What Does A Wedding Coordinator Do?

I actually get this question a lot. "What does a wedding coordinator do?" While I can't exactly speak for all the coordinators across the world, but I can shine some light on what I do for my clients that you may not think about whenever you first consider a coordinator or you hear that your [...]

By |2018-09-23T19:44:43-05:00March 23rd, 2016|Coordination, Q/A|0 Comments