Details and Lace is a full-service wedding planning company based in Charlottesville, Virginia dedicated to helping busy professionals create an event that is uniquely theirs. Our commitment to you is to provide knowledgeable service and support from our first conversation until the sparkler exit. 

You’ll find the Details and Lace team to be both professional and personable, offering a balance of experience, organization, and diligence with warm compassion, thoughtfulness, and a bit of fun.

We’re delighted you’re considering us to stand by your side through this journey. We can’t wait to meet you!

Melanie, Michaela and Cynthea

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about details and lace

Melanie founded Details and Lace in 2017 after a long, successful federal career in executive support, project management, and corporate event planning. She brings the same dedication and diligence learned from years of working for the U.S. Army to each couple and wedding. No logistic is too complex and no detail is too small for Melanie’s expert hands!


Melanie Scott

owner & lead planner

Michaela is a Charlottesville native and Longwood alumna and has a strong background in research and psychology — incredibly useful skills come wedding day! 

Michaela also offers her perspective on planning as she and her husband will celebrated their one year anniversary spring 2023. 

michaela Brown

LEAD planner

Cynthea has lived in the Charlottesville area for more than a decade and has worked in events and logistics for seven years. Cynthea has a strong love for event planning and is always happy to assist with any floral projects our clients have! 

Cynthea is celebrating eight years of marriage with her husband, Chris and has two beautiful children. 

Cynthea Wagner

Lead Planner 

Ally joined the Details and Lace team in April and instantly became an invaluable team member. Ally's helpful and positive attitude is an asset to every wedding day. 

Ally lives in the Richmond area with her husband and adorable son, Ollie. 

Allison Patterson

Assistant planner

We are so excited to have the opportunity to work with you.  

Let our team help remove the stress and bring back the joy so you can enjoy every moment!

The details and lace team

Let's start the conversation

We look forward to speaking with you soon.

~ The Details and Lace Team ~

thank you!

We can’t wait to speak with you and discuss your initial vision for your wedding day. It all starts with a complimentary phone consultation.