Let’s face it, Pinterest has become a can’t-miss stop for planning your to-be-determined wedding, a luxurious meal you’ll probably never make and decorating your make-believe mansion to perfection. But Pinterest is more than just a fun way to pass the time. Finding just the right pinners from its 40 million monthly active site users, can be the difference between a gorgeous event and one not quite up to par. Check out this year’s list of our Top 30 Most Influential Event Industry Pinners, to flood your pinboards with the right tips and tricks for a perfect party! Missing an obvious brand on this list? Take a look at our 2012 #SnappeningTop30 as well—you’ll see a few more high-profile brands from that go-round!
  1. Style Me Pretty – Offering a variety of chic wedding décor, hairstyles and wedding party ideas for the perfect wedding, Style Me Pretty earned its place on the list due to its adorable and unique wedding ideas.
  2. Wedding Chicks – Your source for all things wedding: escort cards, seating ideas, and makeup inspiration. These chicks earned their place on the list due to all the help they offer with wedding details.
  3. Etsy – This influential and unique DIY marketplace offers boards for weddings, recipes, fashion and more, earning their spot on the list due to their collection of personalized handmade baubles and fabulous wedding planning ideas.
  4. The Knot – This wedding guru brand has everything from same-sex wedding ideas, to reception perfection. Their spot on the list is a given.
  5. Fab You Bliss – This eco-chic lifestyle company focuses on weddings, but ranges from fashion and DIY crafting all the way to home décor. Their do-it-yourself tips earned a spot on the list for easy crafting for your next wedding/event.
  6. Catch My Party – This brand displays ideas and Pinterest boards for all different kinds of parties! Whether you’re throwing a birthday party or a bachelor party, this account has got you covered, confirming their spot on the list.
  7. Social Tables – This interactive event planning software features help with seating charts, event design, and tablescapes—everything you need for the in’s and out’s of meticulous event design. The assistance they offer with all the intricate details of event planning helped them earn their rightful spot on the list.
  8. Ruffled – Wedding perfection! Boards for recycling wedding items, floral inspirations and more! The fun and diverse ideas they offer for decorating and planning make them a can’t-miss brand.
  9. Kara’s Party Ideas – DIY tutorials, recipes, and all things party-related located here! This brand’s crafting ideas earned them a rightful spot.
  10. The TomKat Studio – This Pinterest is the account of a freelance stylist for HGTV, DIY Network + Pottery Barn Kids, and is full of decorating, party projects, and lots of yummy dessert boards, earning them a top ten spot.
  11. The Perfect Palette – As the name suggests, this brand has some amazing color palette inspirations, and a ton of colorful party ideas, as well as party attire and wedding inspiration. Their bright and bubbly inspiration earned them a spot on the list.
  12. Amy Locurto – Designer and DIY lifestyle blogger Amy Locurto’s boards have earned her a spot on the list due to their wide variety of party designs, food ideas and product suggestions!
  13. Colin Cowie Weddings – Wedding planning 101 located here! Chosen to be on the list because of their fabulous wedding planning ideas, and the free giveaways/contest board!
  14. Hostess with the Mostess – Full of tips for holiday parties, birthdays, graduations and yes, weddings – this brand has everything you need to plan the perfect gathering, thus they are number 14 on our list!
  15. Partyz.co – This visual discovery search engine has all the fixings for perfect party inspiration, earning them a spot on our list for providing us with everything we need from fancy events, to casual get togethers.
  16. The Sweetest Occasion – Blogger, stylist and party connoisseur Cyd Converse gives you sweets, treats, architecture and a ton of home décor ideas for your next event. Her variety of DIY inspiration for your next indoor party definitely earned a spot on our list.
  17. One Fab Day – This popular wedding blog gives followers real-life inspiration for the ceremony, reception and everything in between. By not just focusing on one aspect of a multi faceted wedding, OFD earned a spot on our list for their variety of offers.
  18. 100 Layer Cake – Inspiration for all of life’s events! They snagged a spot on the list for all their wonderful bouquet, cards, décor and DIY boards!
  19. Minted – This marketplace for community art and design offers event inspiration from all over the globe! Well-deserved spot on the list for the wide variety of tips they offer from multiple sources.
  20. Spoonful – Your source for rustic crafting, style and holiday ideas! On our list for their vintage and unique DIYs!
  21. Babble – Pins for home, food, travel and, of course, events and parties! Babble’s spot on the list comes from their variety of pins that all assist in making event planning easier!
  22. Better Homes and Gardens – Choosing to use your home as your party venue? Make sure your home is guest-ready with a variety of DIY décor and style ideas. BHG’s spot on the list is solidified with amazing decor and DIY pins.
  23. Sarah | Burnett’s Boards – Wedding tips, tricks and inspiration! Burnett’s spot on the list is due to the amazingly detailed wedding pins. We especially love her tablescapes and escort card boards!
  24. Kate Aspen – Full of themed baby showers, vintage and rustic design ideas, and wedding inspiration, this brand is on our list due to the beautifully unique party planning inspiration they offer.
  25. Inspired By This – Your source for baby, home and wedding ideas! List-worthy for their awesome shoes, makeup and style boards for all your event attire needs.
  26. Project Wedding – Make planning your wedding easy and painless with this pinner’s expertise. Chosen for their perfect wedding hair, wedding cakes and wedding centerpieces pinboards!
  27. B. Lovely Events – Your go-to pinner for all of life’s celebrations, this unique account offers insights for the lesser-known holiday parties! We chose this brand because they care enough to pin for holiday parties like Groundhog Day, March Madness and Earth Day!
  28. Green Wedding Shoes – GWS is full of music, fun finds, weddings and even an awesome pinboard for the groom! This brand was chosen for their awesomely unique boards!
  29. Oh Lovely Day – This pinner features design and style boards for your party needs! Oh Lovely Day was chosen for their detailed (yet helpful) event planning boards—complete with a special board for balloons, boutonnieres, and for multicolor-themed weddings!
  30. Intimate Wedding – Last but certainly not least, this brand is the perfect place to plan for your small, intimate, rustic or DIY wedding! We chose Intimate Wedding for their unbelievably romantic and cozy wedding ideas and their DIY tips!
Now that you are armed with a healthy list of must-follow Pinterest accounts for any and all upcoming events, make sure to find even more details, designs and pinners on our full Snappening’s Top 30 Influential Event Planning Industry Pinners pinboard! Don’t forget to check out our 2012 Top 30 Pinners blog as well for a peek into the past and even more inspiration for your party pinning!