Jadee Fernandes McGowan
South Africa


Jadee Fernandes McGowan

https://www.watermelon.co.za
Sea Point, Cape Town, South Africa



WHAT I DO AND WHAT I LOVE

Based in Cape Town, South African born Jadee Fernandes McGowan dreamt of the day she would create pinterest worthy weddings and perfectly executed events.

Today that dream is a reality, with over 15 years in the fashion and corporate events industry, Jadee and her team at Watermelon provide destination wedding planning, luxury celebration management, bespoke event styling.

I am have pursued my creative passions in both fashion and floral, including certification from the world renown Karen Tran Floral Experience in order to serve my clients with the knowledge and understanding of design, structure and style.

I am a true ambassador for our city and truly love showcasing all we have to offer specialising from one to seven day wedding itineraries.

I'VE BEEN WORKING AS A WEDDING PLANNER FOR

Between 2 and 5 years

A PLACE THAT INSPIRES ME

Greece, South Africa, Italy

MY FAVORITE COLOR, TEXTURE AND AROMA

I love Nudes and monochromes. I enjoy sweet scents like jasmine and coconut aromas. My background in fashion means I love textures when it comes to fabric and feels, I am very tactile.

THE BEST QUOTE FOR ME IS

It always seems its impossible until its done - Nelson Mandela. // The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do - Steve Jobs

Skills

  • Public Speaking
  • Collaboration
  • Multitasking
  • Organizational
  • Marketing

Strengths

  • Wedding design
  • Wedding coordination
  • Flower design
  • Destination Wedding
  • Elopement

Portfolio

Awards