Wedding planning requires lots of effort, time, and energy. There are many things to be considered like the dress, the venue, the flowers, and countless other details. The information in this article is designed to help you in making sure that every detail is taken care of in the most economical and efficient way possible, whether your guest list includes 10 or 1,000.
Personalize the wedding so that it reflects your personalities, and that of your relationship. Pick out a theme that reflects your time together.
Use a friend’s property to host your wedding. Instead of booking a ballroom, try holding your wedding in a backyard or field instead. Offer to pay a person to do the clean-up before and after the wedding, which would be the only cost for you.
Order small individual portions of cake from a local bakery if the thought of spending the equivalent of your honeymoon on your cake does not appeal to you. Some bakeries will even ship fresh cupcakes with fewer than 100 calories per serving as well as healthy options like gluten-free ingredients, fruit-filling instead of frosting, no-calorie sweeteners, or even tart meringue toppings.
Of course you probably know to tell your DJ or band what songs you expect, but also consider telling them songs you absolutely do not want at your wedding. It could be rap, metal or country-western. No matter what it is, make sure the DJ knows so that you don’t have any unpleasant surprises playing at the wedding.
You want to make sure the photographer you hire is experienced by checking them out beforehand. You’re not going to want to work with people that aren’t competent photographers. For good local photographers, look at online reviews or ask loved ones for recommendations.
No matter the size of you wedding, you want it to be perfect. Whether this is your first wedding or fifth, preparation is key. The time-saving tips contained in this article can guide you in making the smartest choices and help you to avoid any last-minute emergencies.