Photo by AMA by Aisha

Photo by AMA by Aisha

chelsea roy

Congratulations on your engagement!

For a bit of background on me, I was born & raised in Calgary, Alberta, on the doorstep of the incredible Canadian Rocky Mountains. I have profound love for organization, a soft spot for beautiful stationery & a good to-do list, an eye for design & a love of fashion & travel (17 countries, 26 US states & counting!)

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Justice Studies & worked in the Criminal Justice system in Canada for 10 years & then became a Certified Wedding Coordinator & Consultant before moving to Houston in late 2014 with my husband, our dog Zoey and cat Adobe. 

In addition to event planning, I enjoy freelance writing and have been published on various sites, blogs and magazines.

I am the proud current President-Elect of the Houston Chapter of the International Live Events Association and the Vice President of the Association of Wedding Planners. Both organizations are a passionate volunteer commitment to advancing the special events industry here in Houston!

  Photo by AMA by Aisha

Photo by AMA by Aisha

  Photo by Christy D. Swanberg Photography

Photo by Christy D. Swanberg Photography

Just a few reasons to HIRE EVERYTHING BUT THE RING

(Don't forget to read our testimonials to see for yourself how other couples and their families enjoyed their planning experience with us!)

  • Chelsea places a high value on proper wedding etiquette: this means your guests are treated to the highest quality experience on your wedding day as you are treated to the same experience while planning your wedding;

  • When you hire Everything But The Ring, Chelsea is your personal planner. Unlike many wedding planning firms in Houston, you will not be handed over to another planner with less experience and expertise;

  • Chelsea attends conferences and events such as The Special Event and ILEA Live annually to make sure she is always up to date with the latest wedding trends;

  • Chelsea has experience planning weddings in Houston as well as destination weddings in LouisianaCancunAlberta and the Canadian Rockies as well as Coastal British Columbia- wherever in the world you want your wedding to be, Chelsea knows how to help you plan it from afar;

  • Her prior work experience in the legal field has given her an expert understanding of client contracts and accounting- this helps keep you on budget and the power to know how and where to negotiate with your vendors;

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