About Us

Planning a wedding can feel like a full time job. Don’t go at it alone. Something Borrowed, Something New Events will help plan your New England hometown wedding, destination wedding, honeymoon or special celebration with panache and style. Our goal is to provide you with a memorable event for you and your guests, at competitive prices, while providing comfort and guidance throughout the wedding planning process.

We are available to handle all of the details involved with putting on a beautiful event, or we’ll handle just those few details you’d prefer to pass along to someone else.  We offer full service wedding planning, day of wedding coordination or consultation on an hourly basis.

At Something Borrowed, Something New Events, our services don’t end after you say “I do”.  We are at your event from start to finish to help you enjoy your day without any worries. However, even beyond the wedding day, we can help assist with your estate planning and home buying needs through our recommended partners. Our aim is to not only create amazing memories but to create friendships that last a lifetime.


Meet Our Wedding and Event Planners

TerriTerri Altergott

After many years of successfully coordinating various events for non-profit organizations, Terri made the decision in 2007 to open her own store front and Something Borrowed, Something New Events was born. Terri is a distinguished graduate of the Association of Bridal Consultants’ Professional Development Program and carries the designation Professional Bridal Consultant™ with this highly regarded association. She is also on the New England Wedding Professionals, Inc. Board of Directors and the owner of Extraordinary Destination Weddings, a consortium of world class Wedding Planners located around the globe.

PatriciaPatricia White Ingalls

A lifelong learner, Patti brings an energetic enthusiasm to your event. With a background as varied as retail sales in Bridal, to set and costume design for a ballet company, her skill set helps create ‘special’ events. With an eye for detail and a commitment to creating a seamlessly coordinated affair, she is dedicated to helping you create your style. Her own business Simply Done…. is noted for its calligraphy and custom designed needlework and accessories.

NikkiNikki Davidson

Nikki brings many years of experience in chairing and organizing various kinds of events in both business and non-profit organizations. Currently, Nikki has her own business, a local gift basket company named Bravo Baskets by Nikki that she has been operating for over 12 years, yet she also finds time to assist us with many of the different services that SBSN provides for our wedding couples. Her attention to detail, ability to work with all clients and problem solve, are just a few of the many skills Nikki brings to SBSN.


When Something Borrowed, Something New helps you plan your wedding or event, you will have at least two event planners working closely with you employing your ideas and your vision for your big day. We also have a policy of quality over quantity. Our clients always have our undivided attention.

So there’s a little information about us, but what’s far more interesting is finding out about you. What brings you joy? What dreams do you have? Where do your passions lie? A great event has at its core something unique and special about you. Our job is to find that out and then create a wedding or event that embodies your passions and your dreams, culminating in a day that will live on in your memory forever, because at Something Borrowed, Something New, we plan a special wedding just for YOU!

Wedding Planners in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.