About us

My Story

Carlisha Magnarella is a trained Bridal Professional who has planned weddings and events for over 10 years. It started with a love for weddings at a young age and as she grew up, her passion turned into designing and planning that special day for Brides in the South Florida and Orlando area. Having attended The Rosen College of Hospitality Management to earn her Bachelor’s Degree in Event Management, she has truly perfected her craft in today’s busy world.

With an eye for design and her attention to detail, every Wedding Carly touches is just full of personality and is a true reflection of the Bride and Groom. When it comes to making each wedding special, it is the little touches and those perfect moments that are created that truly make her events stand out amongst the rest. Her love and dedication to this profession is evident in every Wedding or Event that she works with.

Specializing in custom designs and unique wedding day visions, Carlisha Magnarella will bring a fresh and exciting perspective to your wedding day.Whether you are a traditionalist who is immersed in your heritage and customs or a more modern day couple looking to have fun and party, its the experience and planning that will be sure to bring it to life. Carly takes each event and treats it as if it were her only event so throughout the planning process you will receive her love and attention that makes each Bride feel as if they are so much more than just a client! It’s this warm and caring passion along with her bright, fresh creations that have Brides coming to her to design and coordinate their special days. Let Carly show you how she can take your Wedding Day Dreams and make them an amazing and unforgettable reality!

"From a young age, I knew I wanted to be around big puffy dresses and pretty things all day long, at least that's apparently what I told my mother when I was a child. My passion for weddings has always been a part of my life and now I get to live that dream every day."

Rose is Carly's middle name and is how A Rose Designs got it's name!

Has coordinated over 200 weddings all across Florida, the US and the Caribbean

Has a mini schnauzer named Isabella who is the 2nd love of her life

Creates a fun friendship with each couple she works with that lasts long past the wedding day

Became a recent newlywed herself on 05.17.2014