Meet us

Meet Julia Timmins

Founder & Lead Planner


Julia has had the pleasure to serve the wedding community in the Florida Keys for 9 years. Her drive to tailor a seamless and meaningful guest experience is her true talent.  Intuitively and calmly designing and creating connections among beautiful ambiance creates life long memories for you, your guests as well as for Blue Water Weddings.   

What Do You Love Doing Outside of Planning Weddings?

Farmers markets, dining out at new places, decorating my home and spending time with my husband and pets.

Current at home passion?

Hanging out with my fur babies (3 tuxedo cats, all recues), planning future trips and staying on top of my work outs.

Favorite Movies?

Closer, Beaches, Get Shorty.

Favorite Place to Travel?

South of France and Amalfi Coast.

Why Do You Love Wedding Planning?

As a wedding planner I have the privilege of being able to help bring ones wedding day vision to life through intuitive design, a calm presence and a genuine connection.  A memorable and meaningful wedding is achieved through mindful planning, a skill that is only achieved the day of your wedding.

Favorite Wedding Day Moment?

Sending the couple down the aisle is the best part.  Its the calmest part of the day, and its the time that all the hard work and anticipation finally shifts into the actual event.



Meet Marilane

Lead Planner


Mary has always had the life long dream of being a wedding planner.  Every moment is truly special and important and she will strive to encompass her passion in every event she does.  Previously from the event industry and trained to handle any scenario, Mary is a song leader and will take your hand every step of the way.

What Do You Love Doing Outside of Planning Weddings?

Trying new sushi restaurants, sunset boat rides and spending time with my fur family.

Current at home passion?

Bird watching is a new hobby, but also playing with my puppies and planning creative projects around my cozy keys home.

Favorite Movies?

Bridesmaids, Love Actually, Avatar.

Favorite Place to Travel?

Jamaica and Hawaii

Why Do You Love Wedding Planning?

The connections between people and loved ones weddings bring is what drives me.  I am always eternally grateful to be surrounded by such positive energy at my work.

Favorite Wedding Day Moment?

Parents dances are always such a beautiful moment to be able to witness.

Meet Our Team


Meet our behind the scenes wedding team!  Emma, Olivia and Kris are absolute rockstars when it comes to onsite logistics and execution.  Our go to wedding helpers are the ones alphabetizing your name cards, placing out decor, double checking the details and doing it all with a smile…even if its behind a mask.


Meet Emma Mardson

Currently studying event management, Emma was born and raised in the Keys.  She  is passionate about weddings and is an asset to our team.  Emma offers innovative ideas to our current wedding systems and is eager to learn more and more.










Meet Olivia Gonzalas.


A Florida Keys Native, Olivia is learning the ropes fast.  Her willingness to learn, team oriented attitude and creativity on site is amazing.









Meet Kris Patience


Kris has a strong background in weddings and events and can lead our team of girls if needed.  We love Kris because of her professionalism, positive attitude and knowing the why as well as the what.









Meet Dené Roth

Our team member since 2017 Dené knows the all of our company systems and industry leaders.  She is also our in house stationary consultant and printer.  Look to Dené for a custom designed Save the date, invite, welcome bag or sign.  She provides decor and advise since she is so well versed in weddings.