Wedding Planning – How to Plan Your Perfect Wedding
Wedding Planning is exciting yet it can also be very stressful. However, planning it earlier at least six months before the wedding date would make a lot of difference. So, if the announcement has already been made make sure you set the date of your wedding a few months after the announcement to give you ample time to prepare.
Then what you would is to:
1. Talk to your fiancé
You might wonder why you would need to talk to your fiancé. Well, it would be quite odd if you wouldn’t. After all, the wedding is for both of you so you need to discuss it with him/her discuss the venue, theme, and budget of the wedding.
2. Stick to the budget
After talking to your fiancé and discussing as to how much would the wedding cost, you would need to make sure that all of your expenses would be within your budget. Avoid deviating from it, it will really cause you stress.
3. Start Organizing
Given your budget decide on how many guests you should have. You might have gone through this process roughly when you were talking to your fiancé, but it would be better to right it all down. It is recommended for you to buy a notebook or a journal where you can write the things that you would need for the wedding – giveaways, invitation, food, etc.
If you want to save on cost. It is ideal to set your wedding on certain seasons or events where you would not be responsible for your bridesmaids and groomsmen outfits. For example:
- You can set your wedding on summer and play with pastel colors on your guests.
- You can do your wedding either before or after the Halloween and advise your guests to be in their best costume. Voila! Instant theme.
There are a lot of concepts that you can choose from that will help you save on cost so planning it ahead will give you enough time to research and develop a concept.
5. Go DIY
Yes, check for DIY wedding invitations and even favors that are economical, yet unique. You would be able to find a lot of which online and even instructions on how to make them. Plus there are wide varieties to choose from. Planning your wedding ahead would give you time to prepare for these.
6. Utilize your friends and family
Wedding is an occasion that brings families and friends together. There is just something about weddings that makes all people excited. So, ask your friends to help you in decorating your venue. Assign committees and assign an event manager (this will help you have some peace on mind on your wedding day) making your guests help you during your wedding would just make your wedding the most memorable and perfect one.[...]