The Luxury Wedding Planning Dream Team For New York, Greater Washington D.C. Area, And Beyond 

If you're the kind of couple who wants a stunning wedding, worthy of a magazine feature... we're your planners. 

As a musician, former professional corporate event planner, and Director of Respiratory Therapy who manages teams for a living, Farah brings meticulous organization to Spectacular Affairs, an eye for stunning design, and a beautiful mix of problem-solving, thinking on her feet, and empathy to her couples and their families.

She knows how to create fantastic experiences for her clients through a mix of elegant design and luxurious, unique touches that elevate Spectacular Affairs' weddings above the rest. 

Farah's attention to detail extends to ensuring a couple's budget is honored and managed well from start to finish. Her favorite part of each wedding is the final look at a transformed venue. 

"I always think, if I'm amazed –– imagine how the bride and groom will feel when they walk in. It's incredible. You've dreamed of something -– you've worked for a year to bring it into the world, and then it just takes your breath away." 

Washington D.C.

Farah Saint-Jean 

Meet Farah

Carine grew up singing on stage and brings equal parts showstopping magic to her events and a keen eye for aesthetics. 

She's the magic behind Spectacular Affairs florals and interior design concepts –– bringing inspiration from her interior design career for high-end New York restaurants, residences, and commercial projects. Carine is a skilled vendor negotiator who works tirelessly to ensure each couple has an enjoyable and seamless planning process. 

Her favorite part of each wedding is the reminder of love, family, and lifelong memories playing out right before her. 

"When the bride is walking down the aisle, and I'm looking at the whole scene, it's always breathtaking to see a dream take place right in front of me."

New York City

Carine Saint-Jean 

Meet Carine

Whether you are planning a destination wedding for 20 or a lavish seated dinner reception for 500, we'll seamlessly handle every detail to create an affair to remember. Within the last decade, Spectacular Affairs has become synonymous throughout New York and the Greater Washington D.C. area for our exquisite taste, flair for fun, and the ability to execute your once-in-a-lifetime event flawlessly. 

As performers and storytellers, we know the ins and outs of creating unforgettable events tailored to your unique love story and vision. 

Meet the rest of the team

Katiana R.
Wedding Coordinator

Margarett S.
Wedding Coordinator

Angela A.
Graphic Designer

Your wedding is one of the most important memories in the making. Let us ensure it's a spectacular one. 

We Curate Events That Can Only Be Described As


Design and Style  

We get to know you and your vision so we can create a cohesive aesthetic throughout your wedding. Always unique, never contrived, we help you plan everything from your engagement photoshoot styles and unique invitations to your entire event floor-plan and design.  

Guest Experience

Of course, your wedding is all about you! But it's also about creating an experience for your guests. Your first touchpoint for most of your guests starts with your invitations and save-the-dates. We plan every minute detail to perfection, from the lighting to the music to the venue's temperature. 

Planning and Production

Our team manages all of your bookings, vendors, tastings, schedules, budget, and more to ensure your special day is flawless and executed seamlessly. This includes everything leading up to your wedding, as well as the day-of coordination and timeline. 

We believe your wedding is truly a once in a lifetime celebration to pave the way for a marriage as beautiful as the day you say "I do".

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