You just got engaged and you’re trying to plan for a perfect wedding. You’re all new in the planning and you’re anxious in starting your first wedding plan. Some useful tips are here to guide you as a new bride in planning your first wedding.
1. Set A Budget
Decide the amount every member of your family is contributing. The budget must be set before planning the wedding. Target should be made at not over spending your total budget.
2. Have A Wedding Checklist
Design a timeline as a wedding guide. This guides you to planning twelve months to your wedding.
3. Set A Date
Choose 2-3 possible dates for your wedding. Consider the time of the year, weather and work schedules. Choose a date that satisfies the availability of the wedding venue, friends and family. The first date should be the ‘most preferred date’ while the rest should be the ‘availability date’, in instance your preferred date isn’t available.
4. Have A Guest List
Decide on the number of guests the wedding reception can accommodate. Estimate the maximum amount of guests you expect to receive and note that the more guests you receive, the more the amount you have to spend.
5. Pick A Venue
Research on a venue you’d like and ask for their available dates. Check out the price, catering service, wedding space and marriage fees.
6. Choose Your Wedding Style
Choose a lovely theme that is easy to plan and decorate. Visit the venue and envisage how you want your day to look like. Research for flowers you want at the wedding and find out their availability at the particular season. Choose a wedding style that defines your type of wedding. It could be modern, classic, vintage or rustic.
7. Hire Vendors For Your Wedding
Vendors are those that would make your wedding happen, so choose and hire wisely. Research for the type of vendor you need, mostly for the caterer, photographer and videographer. Other essential things to hire vendors are for the entertainment, invitation, cake, event decor, hair and make-up, favor etc.
7. Shop For Your Wedding Dress To Transform You To A Beautiful Bride
Shop for that glamorous wedding dress but don’t forget to consider the shoes that complement the dress. Shop for a dress you love and that would bring out the glamour in you as a bride. The season of the year also determine your choice of wedding dress. Find out the season you’re getting and the dress that suits such season.
Maryam is a poet, blogger, graphics artist, and love coach. She mentors other ladies on finding the right life partner and communicating effectively in their relationships. She’s passionate about helping couples to plan & organize romantic weddings.
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