Carly Totten

Carly Totten

Carly Totten is a Philadelphia-based writer specializing in wedding planning and decor. She is also a copywriter for creative business owners and a wedding planner for couples in Philadelphia and beyond.



Carly Totten is a Philadelphia-based writer with expertise in wedding planning and decor. In addition to Brides, she has written for Bridal Guide, The Huffington Post, Lovely Bride, Yahoo!, and WeddingWire. Carly also works as a wedding planner for events in Philadelphia, New Jersey, and beyond.


Carly graduated summa cum laude from Rider University with a B.A. in journalism, a concentration in public relations, and a minor in event planning.

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