An eagerly sought-after event stylist, Lisa Stoner has created extraordinary celebrations for an astute roster of clients, including copious celebrity sports figures, five star corporations and respected private individuals, since 2002. With a niche for six and seven figure events, Lisa consistently strives to raise aesthetic and experience standards, which she does with grandeur and grace. Not only is she praised for her creativity, vision, and diligence by her clients and party guests alike, but also by the highly esteemed among her event world peers.
In addition to her design of weddings and elite events, Lisa is the coproducer for the nationally esteemed “Unveiled” wedding event production, featuring celebrity dress designers such as Austin Scarlett, designer from BRAVO’s Project Runway, Season 1, and Angel Rivera. Contracted by five star companies such as The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, she has brought unparalleled inspiration to brides across North America. Her design in this trademark luxury event is simply unrivaled.
Lisa is repeatedly asked to share her event styling trends and tips on the nationally syndicated television morning show, The Daily Buzz, I Village Live, MSNBC and her work has been featured in The Knot, BRIDES, Destination Cayman, Denver Reign Magazine, and the Denver Post. Complementing her media recognition, Lisa has also authored wedding etiquette and planning articles for various wedding publications.
Lisa Stoner is a native New Yorker who brings a flair for New York’s various cultures to incorporate into countless themes. Her classical dance training earned her a position with Ballet Hispanico in New York City, and, aware that the contemporary sensibilities driving architecture, stage set design and interior design had not taken hold in the event world, Lisa knew she could implement a fresh approach to the event styling process. Always looking for a unique take on the mundane, she has also partnered with Amy Morelli and Abby Liga to develop a niche-networking group, Table For Ten, offering a unique and intimate solution for networking with industry professionals.
A devoted wife and mother of two extraordinary daughters, Lisa loves the arts, fashion, style, traveling, and especially, great design. Lisa works tirelessly to ensure each and every event has its signature, leaving an indelible impression on all in attendance.
A speaker, author, bilingual professional and relied television and Internet source, her ideas are innovative, fresh, and without peer. Lisa’s savvy has secured an extensive list of preferred vendors and clientèle around the globe.
Born with a fierce spirit and a tenacious eye for design, Amy Morelli of 2u Collection, LLC prides herself on being a successful independent business owner and feeds off of the inherent challenge, of continuous endeavors in both entrepreneurial business and creative expression.
With more than 15 years of design and advertising experience, Amy Morelli has created award-winning projects for some of the nation’s top hospitality, retail and real estate companies. Having served as Art Director for international advertising agencies along with in-house corporations, she has developed and created various stand-out marketing materials for top clients to include: The Westin New York at Times Square, Ginn Clubs and Resorts, Florida Hospital, The International Prostate Cancer Foundation, and many more.
As an expert in her field, Morelli not only applies her skill in professional business but also finds great purpose in sharing her insights with emerging designers and contributing her services within the community. She has been known to lend her design prowess to assist charities such as: Wish Upon a Wedding, Florida Vision Quest, the American Heart Association and others.
Of greater importance, her role as mentor to several young designers throughout their collegiate journey, can be described as exemplary, as Amy Morelli has been a true catalyst for many. Understanding the incomparable value of real-world knowledge, Amy thrives in extending such wisdom, and has established herself as a respected speaker and educator in her profession.
Growing up in a family of entrepreneurs – Morelli was bitten by the bug long before she realized. In 2006, collected experiences led her to take a chance on herself and start 2u Collection, LLC. As Founder, Owner and Creative Director Morelli has developed her business to house 3 divisions: The 2u Collection, 2u Creative & Paper Couture Stationery.
The 2u Collection, a full service national design studio specializing in custom designed invitations & stationery, offering clients the opportunity to express their individual style and set the tone for their next life event through unique custom designs.
2u Creative facilitates any and all advertising & marketing needs, from advertising and sales materials, to branding, websites and events. Drawing from over 15 years experience, the team flawlessly provides performance based advertising & marketing to meet client’s objectives. Their strength? Producing strong and creative business concepts, while excelling at innovation and customer service.
Paper Couture Stationery, a collaboration of Morelli and photographer Abby Liga, in which they incorporate their personal style and design to this exciting line. Paper Couture features the finest stationery for the discerning budget, with every design ready to order, yet limited edition for that custom feel.
Inspired to collaborate further, Amy would go on to partner with Aby Liga and event stylist, Lisa Stoner to develop niche-networking group, Table For Ten, offering a unique and intimate solution for networking with industry professionals.
It is with sincere intrinsic dedication and drive that Amy leads the creative teams, acting as an inspiration, mentor and respected superior in all areas of her business. Morelli is not only responsible for conceptualizing and designing exclusive collections and brand campaigns for various clients, but also works to oversee day-to-day operations while finding potential for growth and excellence.
Amy Morelli has developed a niche for brand development in respect to both the needs of small business and large corporations. Her keen eye for brand imaging is notable, what is most unique is how conscious she remains for the future evolution of the business. This coupled with her natural ability to understand and communicate her client’s visions have lead her to create successful brands for esteemed companies and organizations to include: CCH Marketing, Liga Photography, Just Events Group, The International Prostate Cancer Foundation, Julison Communications, E-Events by Lisa Stoner, and an array of others. Additionally, she has created not only the brand, but unique custom illustrations for the Susan Southerland Secret and their book Personality Marketing to Today’s Bride.
What is most unique about Morelli is how conscious she remains with respect to the future evolution of her client’s business, and the fact that she relentlessly keeps this in mind when designing. It is this characteristic that leads her to create branding that is fresh, yet boast characteristics that lead to longevity across multiple mediums and channels. Amy Morelli is not just a designer; she is truly an artistic, entrepreneurial, and branding specialist.
Throughout her career, Amy has earned many advertising & design awards and accolades in her perspective industries for her creative work. She is recognized as one of Central Florida’s top designers among her industry peers, and has been published in such magazines as: Weddings Illustrated, Grace Ormonde, Orlando Weddings Magazine and Weddings by the Ritz Carlton.
Morelli holds a bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University.
Headshot photography by Liga Photography