Ashley Nicole Affair
New Mexico Weddings
Ashley Nicole Affair was founded in Austin nearly ten years ago and has taken the Texas, New Mexico, and Colorado wedding market by storm. Starting as a team of Austin wedding planners, they annually curate over 75 weddings and events with the highest standards. Behind Ashley Nicole Affair is a team of notorious, reputable leaders with a vast knowledge in the industry. In 2022,
, their sister brand launched that has allowed their passion to continue in wedding planning and now floral design.
Our team prides ourselves on a methodical planning structure/regimen. We promise to set a clear expectation about the value behind our full service planning investment. We provide unlimited communication with all of our offerings, therefore we dive right into each project. and dominate those small meticulous details.
Everything about Ashley Nicole Affair says equality; we love your love, and fully support any and EVERY couple! We want to let our clients and their loved ones know that we are committed to diversity and inclusion. We do everything possible to let our clients know that we hold space for them, and that we also embrace love in all forms. There is no difference between any of our couples; all we see is a love story and a fairytale to create.
We listen to you. Your investment in us will allow you to feel heard, but it also will allow you to let go and take in every minute of your wedding day. We promise to stand behind you, while managing to always be steps ahead of you. We are your advocates, your main resource and you are more than just a client. Our intentions and experience will always be pursued with your best interest and we work hard to represent you and your family/friends throughout our process.
Meet Your Dream Day Powerhouse
🧀 Wisconsin's Finest: Amanda first introduced us to the term "Wisconsinite," and from that moment on, we knew she was an essential part of our team. Her passion for celebration and bringing people together is truly infectious.
🍽️ Service Industry Expert: With over 14 years of experience in the service industry, Amanda's expertise shines through in everything she does. She even poured her extensive knowledge into planning her own magical wedding in 2018.
🥂 Four Years and Counting: Amanda has been a valuable member of our team for over four years, bringing her top-notch leadership skills and down-to-earth personality to every event.
🎉 The Life of the Party: Amanda has a remarkable ability to respectfully control large crowds while also becoming the life of the party herself. Her warm and approachable demeanor puts everyone at ease.
👩💼 COO + Principal Planner: Amanda's dedication to the wedding industry led her to outgrow the corporate lifestyle, and now she's an integral part of our team as Chief Operations Officer and Principal Planner.
♈ Aries Adventurer: Amanda's Aries spirit thrives on adventure and taking charge of every situation.
💼 Enneagram 3 - The Achiever: Amanda's drive and determination make her an unstoppable force when it comes to achieving her goals.
🌼 Favorite Wedding Flowers: Ranunculus - a symbol of charm and radiance, just like Amanda herself.
🕺 Wedding Dance Anthem: "The Electric Slide" - guaranteed to get everyone on the dance floor.
👏 Champion of Love: Amanda's favorite part about weddings is being the first to congratulate the couple post-ceremony, spreading love and joy.
🍮 Sweet Tooth Delight: Amanda's go-to wedding dessert is mini desserts, the perfect bite-sized indulgence.
Meet Your Wedding Manifestor + Generator
🌵 New Mexico Roots, Texas Spirit: Ashley is a New Mexico native who's embraced all the charm and excitement that Texas has to offer. Her journey led her to cut ties with corporate America, leaving her role at Delta Air Lines to establish Ashley Nicole Affair. (Fun fact: Her middle name is NOT Nicole.)
🎉 Enthusiastic Energizer: Ashley thrives in the company of people, finds inspiration in chaos, and is fueled by the electric energy of her surroundings. While she primarily works behind the scenes at Ashley Nicole Affair, she's also knee-deep in flowers after launching our sister brand, Fleur Affair.
👩👦 Luca's Mom: Ashley's best friend and greatest pride is her hysterically funny son, Luca, who brings endless joy to her life.
✈️ Wanderlust Wanderer: Ashley's adventurous spirit never allows her to stay still for long, and she's always on the go. But when she's not traveling, you can catch her binge-watching Dateline and 2020 reruns on her daybed-sized couch.
♎ Balanced Libra: Ashley embodies the harmony and balance of a Libra and seeks astrology for strength and healing, as well as connecting with others
🐱 Cat-Obsessed Hairstylist: When she's not crafting magical weddings, Ashley is a cat enthusiast and a skilled hairstylist.
🔥 Enneagram 8 - The Challenger: With the fierce determination of an 8, Ashley fearlessly tackles any challenge that comes her way.
🌷 Favorite Wedding Flowers: White Hydrangeas, as they symbolize how Ashley views life - full of abundance and and they can quickly bounce back to life after the hard times.
🎶 Dance Floor Anthem: "I Wanna Dance with Somebody" - guaranteed to get you on your feet and grooving.
🎊 Grand Entrance Enthusiast: Ashley's favorite part of a wedding is the grand entrance, setting the stage for a day filled with unforgettable moments.
🍖 Short Rib Connoisseur: Her go-to wedding food? All of the short ribs, because nothing says celebration like mouthwatering comfort food.
Meet Your Former Wedding Vendor of Many Hats
🏞️ From Denver to Texas: Although Beth hails from the Mile-High City of Denver, the allure of Texas heat and the enchanting Hill Country brought her to us, and we couldn't be more grateful for her presence!
🍰 A Wealth of Wedding Experience: Beth boasts an impressive background in the wedding industry, with a diverse range of expertise spanning catering, venue management, private clubs, and hotels. Now, she's a full-time member of the Ashley Nicole Affair team, guiding clients through the catering process with her extensive knowledge.
👩💼 Your Trusted Partner: Beth isn't just a planner; she's the face you'll come to know well, and you'll likely see her on your wedding day as your hands-on coordinator. What sets Beth apart is her ability to view the entire event operation from various angles, ensuring every detail is flawlessly executed.
🍽️ Master of Culinary Communication: Beth excels at communicating how food and beverages seamlessly integrate into your wedding day. She's passionate about educating couples, helping them understand why this element is one of the most significant investments in their budget.
♈ Aries Adventurer: Beth embodies the fearless and adventurous spirit of an Aries, always ready to take on new challenges.'
🍽️ Catering and Venue Maestro: With a background in catering and venue management, Beth brings a wealth of knowledge to the table, ensuring your culinary experience is nothing short of perfection.
🤗 Enneagram 2 - The Helper: Beth's innate desire to assist and care for others makes her the perfect guide on your wedding journey.'
🌴 Favorite Wedding Flowers: Dried palms - a unique and tropical choice that reflects her distinctive taste.
🎶 Beloved Wedding Melody: "Tennessee Whiskey" - a soulful tune that sets the stage for unforgettable moments.
💃 Cherished Moment: Beth's favorite part of a wedding is the first dance, a time when love takes center stage.
🍽️ Appetizer Aficionado: Her top pick for wedding food? Appetizers that tantalize the taste buds and set the tone for a delightful celebration.
Meet Your Day of Mary Poppins Coordinator
🏖️ Island Roots: Raised on the beautiful shores of Galveston, she discovered her true calling while planning her Aunt's wedding. From that moment on, she was destined to be a wedding planner.
💍 Passion for the Chaos: Her love for the whirlwind of wedding celebrations continued as she coordinated weddings in League City, embracing the excitement and spontaneity of each event.
📚 Teacher Extraordinaire: In addition to her flourishing career in the wedding industry, she is a dedicated 5th-grade teacher, combining her love for teaching with her talent for wedding planning.
🏆 Teacher of the Year: During the challenging pandemic period, she not only planned several weddings but also earned the prestigious title of Teacher of the Year at her school, showcasing her unwavering dedication.
🍀 Endless Patience: Known for her boundless patience, quick thinking, and intuitive nature, she's a beacon of support for her couples, ensuring their day is nothing short of flawless.
🌌 Cancer Caregiver: Her caring Cancer horoscope reflects her nurturing personality and deep emotional connection with her couples.
📚 Enneagram 2 - The Helper: As an Enneagram 2, she's driven by an innate desire to assist others and make their dreams come true.
🌼 Favorite Wedding Flower: Lilies - a symbol of purity and devotion, mirroring her commitment to creating beautiful weddings.
🕺 Dance Floor Delight: Her go-to wedding dance song is the lively and infectious "Wobble," setting the dance floor ablaze with energy.
💃 First Dance Fan: She cherishes the magical first dance, a moment when love and romance take center stage.
🍰 Sweet Tooth Satisfaction: Her top pick for wedding food is mini bundt cakes, a delightful treat that adds a touch of sweetness to any celebration.
Meet Your Houston Virtual Relations + Operations
🌼 A Tablescaping Maestro: Jessica's keen eye for crafting stunning tablescapes beautifully complements her talent for transforming any blank canvas into a work of art.
🌎 From Coast to Country: Jessica's journey through the wedding industry has taken her to cities across the country, from Seattle to Denver, LA, and now Austin. Her diverse experiences in these major metropolises have enriched her expertise.
🏢 In-Depth Venue Knowledge: Having been part of our team from the company's inception, Jessica boasts extensive familiarity with venues spanning from San Antonio to Austin and throughout the picturesque Hill Country. Her insider knowledge ensures seamless planning.
🌟 Parent-Approved Perfectionist: Jessica takes immense pride in not only wowing couples but also earning the final approval of their parents. Her meticulous attention to detail shines through in every aspect of her work.
👩👧👦 Supermom: Beyond her wedding planning prowess, Jessica is an incredible mother to her three children, balancing family and her passion with grace.
👰 A Decade of Matrimony: Celebrating nearly ten years of marriage herself, Jessica understands the significance of this special journey.
♍ Virgo Virtuoso: With the precision and diligence of a Virgo, Jessica ensures that no detail is overlooked, creating a flawless wedding experience.
🍰 Favorite Wedding Flowers: Peonies - symbolizing love and prosperity, they mirror her commitment to creating prosperous unions.
🎵 Wedding Anthem: "Don't Stop Believin'" - a timeless song that ignites hope and joy, setting the perfect tone for your celebration.
👀 Cherished Moment: Jessica's favorite part of a wedding is the magical first look, a moment of pure emotion and connection.
🍮 Sweet Tooth Delight: Her top pick for wedding food? All of the desserts, because who can resist indulging in sweet treats on such a joyous occasion.
Meet Your Design Logistics Coordinator
🍇 A Hometown Heroine: Hailing from Fredericksburg, Katy's journey has seen her don many hats, from childcare to cosmetology, and even corporate America. However, her true passion was discovered when she brought her exceptional organizational skills to Ashley Nicole Affair.
📦 Inventory Maven: Katy takes the reins in managing our inventory, ensuring that every element of your wedding seamlessly comes together, like pieces of a beautiful puzzle.
🌼 Floral Studio Extraordinaire: When she's not aiding the team in the floral studio, Katy can be found immersing herself in the melodies of a concert, soaking up the sun outdoors, binging on TV shows, or simply enjoying the comforts of home with her boyfriend, Adam.
♒ Aquarius Adventurer: With the adventurous spirit of an Aquarius, Katy is always up for new experiences and exciting journeys.
🐶🐱 Fur Baby Enthusiast: Katy is a proud dog mom and cat mom, living a fulfilling life surrounded by the love of her furry companions. She has retired from the corporate world to focus on her true passions.
🎉 Enneagram 7 - The Enthusiast: Katy's boundless enthusiasm and love for adventure make her the perfect addition to our team.
🌹 Favorite Wedding Flower: White roses - a symbol of purity and unity, capturing the essence of love.
🎶 Wedding Song Choice: "Love Like This" - a harmonious melody that sets the tone for a day filled with love.
👋 Beloved Wedding Moment: Katy's favorite part of a wedding is the grand exit, where love shines brightest as newlyweds embark on their journey together.
🍹 Cocktail Connoisseur: Her top choice for wedding beverages? Specialty cocktails, adding a touch of sophistication and flair to the celebration.