Led by Lisa Costin and Somer Khouri, the A Charming Fête team designs and produces stunning, inspired, luxury weddings and events. They work collaboratively with their clients to create memorable, tailored full-scale design experiences with seamless execution. Their team is best known for their highly personalized design approach, creative ideas, impeccable attention to detail and dedication to exceeding clients’ expectations. A Charming Fête is a full-service event planning and design company based in Cleveland, Ohio and available for destination celebrations worldwide.  

They are honored to work alongside an amazing team of creative partners to realize the beautiful design vision and to create an impeccable experience for clients and their guests. Aside from visual appeal, their cloud-based, customized event management system and process ensure that no detail is overlooked. Their internal strategic system allows for easy collaboration with clients and visibility into the process, enabling our team to drive the creative vision and executive produce the big show, pulling logistical elements together and guiding the client through the process. 

A Charming Fête was named a Best Wedding Planner in America by BRIDES magazine, a member of Inside Weddings’ elite Editor’s Circle, a member of The Knot Hall of Fame and The Knot’s Best of Wedding Planner and named in the Top 25 Wedding Planners to Follow by Loverly.

 Read some reviews here from real brides.

Wedding Planning + Design

The design team will work with you to conceptualize your dream day while refining and editing existing ideas with a fine tooth comb. Our goal is to create an exquisite full scale design experience for you and your guests with seamless execution. From visual aesthetic components like specialty linens, furniture, china and glassware, spatial planning, flooring, draping, stationary, decor, menu selections, luscious desserts, entertainment and ambient lighting, we work to bring all of the moving parts together in a seemingly effortless fashion. Your custom design board will serve as a beautifully illustrated road map, pulling ideas into one cohesive vision. Each element is carefully curated and the most thoughtful details are applied, enhancing the overall design aesthetic. Our understanding of styling, lighting, composition and what it takes to make a spectacular photo as well as our knowledge of floral design allows us to bring another level of creative direction to your wedding. It goes without saying that our design team will be onsite the day of your wedding styling every detail and working side by side with an exceptional vendor team to orchestrate your big day. 

Just a Few of Our Most Popular Services: 

  • curating, hiring and managing your entire event team
  • design and creative services and custom design boards
  • creating beautiful, cohesive environments
  • logistical management
  • location scouting
  • layout and spacial planning
  • catering selection
  • decor sourcing and styling
  • stationary selection with creative guidance
  • accommodations
  • beauty plan creation
  • entertainment selection
  • budget guidance and management
  • itinerary creation
  • full event management throughout the wedding day
  • handling any “fire drills” that may pop up in between

Set up a complimentary consultation with us, we would love to hear more about your event.

Event Services

We offer full service event planning and creative design for corporate events, milestone celebrations, bridal and baby showers… we do it all. Check out some of our work in our portfolio.