How to Plan a Wedding

Many people think that planning a wedding is an overwhelming task, but if you know how to plan a wedding then it becomes a comprehensive process. There are a lot of details that you need to pay attention to when planning a wedding, so let’s start with the basics. What is it exactly that a wedding planner does?

How to Plan a Wedding

As a wedding planner does different things and it varies from planner to planner depending on if they’re full-service or not. There are wedding planners who just work the day of an event and just make sure that everything runs smoothly, where the bride has already coordinated some things.

Then there are wedding planners who are there from the very beginning, sometimes even before the engagement. Couples who know that they are going to get married and that want the wedding planner there from the very beginning to work with the families on the budget and do everything. You help with the flowers, you help with the invitations, the wording on the invitations. Here the wedding planner takes care of everything.

The wedding planner helps pick a caterer, the dresses both for the bride and the bridesmaids, flowers, music and goes to all these appointments with the bride to check and make sure that she and the family gets everything she wants.

Some wedding planners also help with the bridal showers, the bachelor(ette) parties, the bachelor parties, etc. They also help with the rehearsal dinner as far as handling all the logistics, as well as sometimes now there are toast wedding brunches and stay afterwards events. So anything that is associated with the wedding, some wedding planners take on all of that work.

One Response to “How to Plan a Wedding”

  1. Marie 25. Nov, 2009 at 1:07 pm #

    Thanks for the tips. My fiance proposed 2 days ago and I am still ecstatic about the proposal and the wedding! Great advice you have here!

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