Getting married is very exciting, but it can be a very stressful event as well. The planning involves so many aspects, like the cake, the venue, and the flowers, that it can overwhelm you sometimes. Our advice here can help you take on this task, and plan a successful wedding without becoming stressed.
If you plan on doing the catering yourself, then you need to visit wholesale food stores. If you shop wholesale, you will be able to get lots of food at much better prices. Consider asking your friends to help with the costs of food.
Use a friend or family member’s property for your wedding. If you know someone who has a large farm, or even just a huge backyard, you can eliminate one of the larger costs of your wedding. Your only cost will be hiring someone who can come in before the wedding to set up and stay after to clean.
You do not have to get a wedding cake that is filled with countless calories. There are some bakers who are able to prepare delicious and beautiful cakes that are individually sized to be just enough to give someone the cake they want without the calories they do not want. Some bakeries can ship lower calorie cupcakes and also offer gluten-free options like no-calorie sweeteners, fruit-filling, and meringue toppings.
Only place a few flowers in the centerpieces at your reception tables. Often, flowers just get in your guests’ way. Additionally, many people are allergic to flowers. One classy alternative to flowers is unscented candles.
You need to tell your DJ what you do want to be played, but also make sure he or she understands what not to play. An old song from your past may no longer be a favorite. Make sure that let the one you are marrying know as well.
Brides should take the time to practice walking in their wedding shoes and dress so that they will be comfortable and graceful on their big day. If you’re afraid of twisting your ankle, wear cute flats instead. Not falling beats wearing sexy shoes.
If you have a destination wedding, consider inviting family to stay for the honeymoon. It’s a great way to get a group discount and they can share in the special memories you are going to make at your chosen destination. This can help them have a memorable day and a great vacation.
Marriage is something that girls dream about their whole lives. It can seem overwhelming when trying to plan out everything for a wedding. The tips given here should help you take the task in hand and meet the challenge of planning your wedding.