Kate Murtaugh Events & Design

Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New England and beyond

About this Vendor

New England Wedding Planning and Event Design

Kate Murtaugh Events & Design is a bespoke wedding event planning and design studio serving New England and beyond. With offices in Boston and Watch Hill, Rhode Island, our team offers full-service wedding and event design, styling, planning and production. From tented ocean-side affairs and intimate elopements to elegant black tie soirées, our team designs celebrations to be gorgeous, dream-like, and distinctively yours in every way. We absolutely love what we do and derive absolute satisfaction from translating the unique personalities of our clients into personalized, breathtaking and love-filled events.


Price Range

$$$ – Moderate

Wedding Activities

Engagement Party, Getting Engaged, After Party, Bachelorette Party, Bridal Luncheon, Bridal Shower, Rehearsal Dinner, Welcome Party, Rehearsals + Parties, Ceremony, Cocktail Hour, Day After Brunch, Reception, Rehearsal, Wedding

Wedding Categories

Destination Wedding Planning, Destination Weddings, A la Carte Wedding Planning, Budgeting, Day-Of Coordination, Full Service Wedding Planning, Honeymoon Planning, RSVP Tracking, Planning

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Contact Info

Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New England and beyond

Reviewed on 8/03/2017 Cait B

Kate is incredibly talented; her mind is always at work, coming up with unbelievably creative, interesting and unique ideas that she then brings to life with grace and pure magic. She truly wants your big day to be as special as can be, and will stop at nothing to make sure it... Read More is no less than perfect. Kate has an unparalleled ability to identify your personal style and authentic self, and transform your wedding venue to perfectly reflect who you are as a couple. She is organized, buttoned up, on top of every detail, and anticipates every situation before it happens; a huge benefit to anxious brides and grooms. Kate is truly a joy to work with, and I recommend Kate Murtaugh Events & Design with my whole heart! XO

Reviewed on 6/23/2017 Caroline R

Planning your wedding or special event? Look no further than Kate Murtaugh. Hiring her to help with our wedding was the best decision we ever made. Kate is unbelievably detailed, organized and creative. She will fully execute your vision and help refine your ideas so that your... Read More event is unforgettable. Her polished and professional manner is unparalleled, and she is a pleasure to work with. She enhanced our wedding experience and looking back, I cannot imagine planning our special day without her. I will never forget the feeling of seeing our wedding venue set up for the first time -it was pure magic. Anything Kate touches turns out perfect, and she left us as well as our guests wowed with the wedding decor and special, personalized touches. If you're looking for someone to help you with your special day, I urge you to end your search here with Kate. She is first in class and the best in the business!

Reviewed on 10/17/2017 Sara L

Kate has such an eye for sophisticated and beautiful wedding design. Our wedding was the most gorgeous day and we couldn't have done it without her team!

Reviewed on 10/17/2017 lisa g

Hands down, the easiest decision we made during our wedding planning process. I can't imagine a better partner to help design and plan our wedding day. Thank you to Kate and team!

Reviewed on 10/15/2017 Patrick S

I can't imagine a more perfect and beautiful day. Kate and her team have a true sense of class and are incredibly talented at bringing your vision to life- just the way you dreamed.

Reviewed on 9/14/2017 Kate C

Working with Kate was just what we needed to make our day come to life. It was the most beautiful day ever and we are so thankful for her guidance and attention to detail. She was the glue that held everything together.

Reviewed on 9/14/2017 Jill G

Kate and her team were FANTASTIC! They took care of everything so we could sit back and relax our day and not have to worry about a thing. Her eye for design was beyond beautiful.

Reviewed on 8/28/2017 Samantha I

Kate was a phenomenal asset to our wedding planning and wedding day! She went above and beyond to make sure all t's were crossed and i's were dotted. Always on-time, flexible, and willing to work within your vision of your special day. Highly recommended :)

Reviewed on 8/06/2017 Lori L

Kate is absolutely amazing!!!!! She easily understood our vision and added her personal touches that made my daughter's wedding a fabulous event. Kate is extremely responsive and detail oriented....no stone was left unturned and we never had to worry about anything! Very highly... Read More recommended!

Reviewed on 6/21/2017 Kaitlin L

We would recommend Kate Murtaugh Events & Design to absolutely anyone who plans on getting married in the future. We interviewed numerous planners before falling in love with Kate. Without all of her hard work, our wedding would not have been the same. Kate went above and beyond... Read More to ensure that all we had to do on our wedding day was get married. Leading up to your wedding day you are filled with a mix of emotions, Kate’s number one priority is making sure you feel like yourself on your day that way you can enjoy this brief moment in time. She is compassionate, hardworking, extremely patient, and willing to bend over backwards to make sure things get done. Kate provided significant guidance and support in choosing vendors, designing our venue layout, as well as day of planning and execution. She gave crucial input into matters both big and small and made sure that we were happy with our decisions. Kate is the best in the business and was instrumental in making our day so special. The absolute best thing you could do for your wedding is hire Kate Murtaugh Events & Design whether it be for day-of coordination or for the whole kit and caboodle!

Meet The Owner

Kate Murtaugh

Hello! I’m Kate- the Owner, Lead Planner and Creative Director behind Kate Murtaugh Events & Design. I’m all about the swoon and the details. I love the excitement of a proposal, the infectious energy of a newly engaged couple, the goose bumps you get from looking at a groom’s face when he first sees his bride, and the awe in each guest as they take in the whole experience and design we’ve created with our clients. I look forward to speaking with you and learning more about your wedding vision. Let's work together to make your wedding day the most beautiful day of your life! xo