Photo Credit: Sarah A. Coon Photography

Things I love:

My husband, my sweet son, family & friendships, traveling, tropical destinations, Paris,  the ocean, horses, martinis, and spontaneous moments​.

Favorite Love Quote:

The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. ~ The Notebook

Why the name "Something Bleu''?

I wanted to stand out differently. Part of my nationality is French, so I wanted to incorporate some of my heritage into my companies name.


Something Bleu Wedding & Event Planning, based in Dedham, MA, just outside of Boston, MA is a boutique wedding and event planning company that specializes in Day of Wedding/Event Coordination. We help couples all over Massachusetts, Boston, the Cape, New Hampshire, and beyond in executing the wedding day of their dreams through exceptional project management skills. We offer multiple, fully customizable wedding and event packages and assures each couple that their individual personality will shine through in every detail of their big day. 


Something Bleu recognizes that every wedding and event is as truly unique and special as the couple itself.  Let originality, creation and full collaboration come to life to make your day a magical success. A Something Bleu client can expect vintage ideas with modern twists and a highly enthusiastic spirit to every aspect of planning your special day.  Whether you are seeking a wedding planner to assist with every aspect of planning your big day, or looking for an awarded Day of Coordinator, and backyard/tented wedding specialist to ensure the final details are taken care of, or just a creative and experienced hand to deliver budget-friendly wedding décor,  you have come to the right place!


Regardless of the size or location of your wedding, Something Bleu recognizes the importance of managing your wedding day with the utmost integrity and care, assuring that every detail is taken care of. 


Meet the creator and owner of Something Bleu:

Julie Riley

Founder & Owner


With a Business & Marketing degree from Bridgewater College in Virginia and a certificate in Event Planning, Julie brings a youthful and highly creative spirit to her work.  She brings over 9 years of experience in delivering customer delight in planning your wedding or social event, by combining a high degree of personal service with extensive  project management experience.

As an accomplished dressage equestrian who has spent over 20 years training and competitive showing,  Julie is driven to perfection through patience, and attention to detail which translates into her love for planning the perfect wedding or event!