Yanira + Jose | Casa de España Wedding Event and Planning

I had the distinct pleasure to plan and design a beautiful setting in the most romantic island in the Caribbean. Puerto Rico. Casa de Espana a historic mansion with such an impeccable influence of Spain  was the ideal place for this couple in love to get married. For me it was a canvas to  be painted. Nira and Jose…

Paulina + Anthony | Oregon Ranch Rustic Wedding

Click on The Knot’s Badge or HERE to see the published feature! Paulina and Anthony’s Sisters, Oregon Destination Wedding!  See a few of our favorites as well as their full feature Cinematic Film by Barbara Jacqueline Studios!   Paulina & Anthony – An Oregon Rustic and Romantic Wedding from Barbara Jacqueline Studios on Vimeo.     ….

Patria – Love never ends | A Puerto Rican Destination Styled Wedding

Loreanna Gónzalez of Creative by LG An inspired shoot inspired by and dedicated to the memory of Patria Ramirez, “love never ends”. Team: Destination Wedding Planning & Design Consultation: Marlen Abolafia Events Location Event Planning & Coordination:  Creatíf by LG Wedding Couture Gown: Daniel Laukat Couture Menswear:  Leonardo’s  Jewelry & Bridal Accessories:  Elaine Moreira Jewelry…

Themed Children’s Events

  Vendors: Especially Yours Dori SanchezDown the Rabbit Hole Sandra Leathley Event Coordinator Marlen Abolafia Photography:  Barbara Jacqueline Studios Claremont Team: – Stephanie Greenslade, Pastry Chef – Ian Bens, Sous Chef – Food & Beverage Team – PSAV – The Club Team  

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Marlen and her impeccably talented team is busy at work to get make it all happen! Please check back with us soon! Should you need assistance, kindly contact Marlen at 925-285-5108 or email her at marlen@marlenabolafiaevents.com 

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Marlen Abolafia Events & Planning was launched in (year) by Marlen Abolafia and Martin Canales MAE is comprised of top-notch experienced, dedicated and talented event team led by Marlen.

As an effective planner and designer, she exemplifies a personal touch for each individual client. Keeping up with the latest trends is important as well as maintaining excellent service and overall client experience.  Our trademark embraces energy and prevision that builds and maintains constructive vendor relationships and long-lasting clients relations. We feel it is imperative to collaborate with each vendor in order to support prudent and careful execution of events.

MAE's extensive experience has presented wedding destination opportunities in Central and South America as well as the Caribbean.  Marlen has served on the Board of Directors of San Francisco NACE and continues to be an integral part of Wedding and Event Professionals of San Francisco and the greater Bay Area.

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