“Every couple deserves to shine on their wedding day. Our passion is helping clients create an unforgettable, awe-inspiring wedding that is meaningful and personal”

Awespiring Weddings and Design is a luxury event planning studio based in Edmonton, AB. Renowned for its upscale and opulent weddings, this full-service design house produces events for an elite group of clients, including professional athletes. Their sophisticated palate and extravagant level of attention to detail ensure every event is executed flawlessly, and has caught national and international attention including Canada’s prestigious Wedluxe magazine, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Blush Magazine, Bridal Fantasy Magazine, and celebrity wedding planner Preston Bailey to name a few.

Under the leadership of Creative Director Sofia Morgadinho, the Awespiring team is one of few event planning studios that specializes in design and wedding planning. The team is continually analyzing industry trends to stay ahead of the style curve. The result: stylish, tasteful weddings for today’s couple.



Meet Sofia

Sofia Morgadinho is the Creative Director and owner of Awespiring Weddings and Design. Her love of designing beautiful things and innate talent for organization led her to establish her own event planning company in 2009. As a university-educated graphic designer who is also certified by Wedding Planners Institute of Canada (WPIC), Sofia brings an eye for aesthetics and a strong organizational background to every project. Her diverse portfolio includes a wide variety of projects, ranging from non-profit sector events to resplendent, lavish affairs.

In her off hours, Sofia can be found spending time with her loving husband, her young boys, and their dog. She’s an avid shoe collector and never says no to a cinnamon dolce latte. Sofia is also a proud volunteer fundraiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.


Meet Tempest

Tempest Funk is an Edmonton based event stylist and wedding planner who was born to plan weddings and special events. At a young age Tempest was obsessed with theatrical productions, dinner parties and all things weddings. The vows, the dress, the party-oh my! Tempest gained experience working internationally as an event planner as well as in Edmonton, which has given her even more inspiration and drive to make anything possible while giving love to every little detail.

With a diploma in Event Management from the Arts Institute of Vancouver in 2013, following a certificate from Wedding Planners Institute of Canada (WPIC) she found her heart yearning to build relationships with amazing couples to help them create their dream day.

In her free time, she loves to spend time with her family, throw fabulous dinner parties, and is probably, currently at Home Sense.