Since the launch of Ivory + Stone Event Co., formerly R. Nicole Events, the team has earned a notable reputation for exceeding expectations over the last seven years in the San Diego wedding planning industry. Robyn + Rhylae collectively have led countless successful wedding days and have worked together to cultivate the Ivory + Stone style and brand into what is has become today! We love a clean, modern, and timeless design aesthetic that reflects a collaboration of the couple's personalities and our own. Most importantly, we love the relationship we build with couples and the memories we create together, both throughout the planning process and on the wedding day!
Founder of Ivory + Stone Event Co, Robyn has an innate eye for detail and a love of organization. Couples appreciate her honesty and ability to keep the planning process moving, while also having fun along the way – a result of her knack for making and crossing off lists.
After earning a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of San Diego, Robyn began her career in Chicago working under two of the best in the event planning business – after four years of Midwest winters, she put her parkas in storage and returned to San Diego to build a business in her coastal hometown.
Above all, Robyn believes in the importance of being surrounded by the people you love and filling each day with purpose. She is an avid foodie, traveler and can often be found watching the sunset or enjoying a yoga class in true San Diego style.
“My favorite part of wedding planning is watching all the details come together on event day. I love knowing I had a hand in creating someone’s Best Day Ever!”
Rhylae comes to Ivory + Stone Event Co. with a passion for design and a love for all things sentimental. She is best known for her warm personality and positive attitude. Couples love Rhylae’s genuine love for the meaning of their day and calming presence throughout the planning process.
Originally from Canada, Rhylae grew up in Northern California and came to San Diego to attend San Diego State University where she earned a degree in hospitality and tourism management, which cultivated her love for events. Rhylae joined the creative world of corporate planning before her natural progression to weddings with Ivory + Stone.
At home in La Jolla, Rhylae finds joy in spending time with her fiancé, friends, and puppy Waldo. Before a wedding day, you can always find Rhylae on a walk-in Birdrock with a coffee + croissant in hand!
“My favorite part of wedding planning is watching all the details come together on event day. I love knowing I had a hand in creating someone’s best day ever!”
“There is no better feeling than knowing I helped a couple on one of the most special days of their lives. Witnessing their love and happiness is one of the many reasons I fell in love with the wedding industry. ”