There's nothing more exciting than preparing to say 'I DO', there's also nothing more stressful than preparing to say it! The idea of making lots of big decisions at once can seem very overwhelming and you're probably wondering where you should start. luckily for you we've put together some recommended first steps that you should take to get you started in the process of planning your wedding.
1. Big Picture
Like any daunting process the best way to start is by mapping out your goals. In this case, you'll want to sit down with your partner and start mapping out the day you both want, this is also a good time to consider some other important factors such as budget, theme or style, location and rough numbers to be invited. It's important that you both agree on any non-negotiable's before you start picking out your dress and throwing deposits around.
2. Shop Around
Once you have the basics and the non-negotiable's covered, you're pretty much ready to start into the good stuff! Now that you have a better understanding of hat you're looking for and how it all fits in to the end result, it's time t start looking at suppliers! The most important thing here is to remember to shop around, so many couples wonder if they made the right decision about something because they rushed in instead of taking the time to see what else is out there.
*Another important thing to remember is to support local where possible!
3. Shop & Contract
Once you have decided on your suppliers be sure to double check any contracts before you sign them. Don’t assume anything until you read it in the contract!
The tips above will help to keep you on the straight and narrow as you plan the biggest, most exciting day of your life! For more tips and tricks you can check out some of our other blogs!