Vendor Spotlight: Tammy Edwards aka The Candy Lady
Meet Tammy Edwards, otherwise known as The Candy Lady. Satisfy your sweet tooth with an upscale sweet buffet! From bridal showers to receptions, Tammy will create the perfect buffet that reflects you and your favorite candies!
What makes you or your business stand out and why should a couple hire you?
Upscale sweets buffets for all occasions. Specialized sweets for your special and cherished event are served and displayed in gorgeous and decorative glass dishes and decanters.
What’s a weird/unusual tip you tell your couples?
Don’t choose candy based on what is your favorite only. Choose candies and sweets that your wedding guests will also enjoy.
What’s your favorite thing about what you do?
I love to see the excitement that arises as everyone waits in anticipation for the Sweets Buffet to be opened.
If you care to share, how did you get to where you are now?
Each time that I did a sweets buffet, more and more people would request them. People loved the presentation and wanted the class that it represented, but more than that, they loved that I did not use cheap materials nor dollar tree candy.
What’s something every couple should know before getting married?
Spend more time planning your life than planning your wedding!
What’s your go-to spot to eat in RVA?
Brio Tuscan Grill.
What did you want to be when you were little?
What was your first job?
Virginia State University, Talent Search.
What did you eat for breakfast this morning?
Cereal without milk.
What do you like to do when you are away from work?
Read and spend time with my husband.
Where is your happy place?
What’s the coolest thing you’re working on now?
What would be in your dream sandwich?
Ham, cheese, tomato, lettuce, and onion on whole grain bread.
Learn more about Tammy and how The Candy Lady could be perfect for your event on her website!