A Comprehensive Guide to Wedding Planning

After fixing your wedding date, you have to deal with multiple tasks and here are some tips for planning your wedding.


After fixing your wedding date, you have to deal with multiple tasks. From venue selection to dresses and decoration, you have to pay attention to every detail. Size of the wedding determines the location of the venue and cost of marriage. Start your work with a guest list because other decisions will be based on this list. Start early shopping to save money. Online stores, such as JJ's House can help you to save money on wedding dresses. Here are some tips for planning your wedding.

Search a Venue

After preparing your budget and guest list, you have to find an officiant site. Try to choose a simple site to save money. Consider the convenience of your guests and family members while selecting a wedding venue. While on that note, check out this guide on how to entertain your guests at your wedding.

 Before picking a venue, you have to consider your budget. It is essential to designate a particular amount for the venue. Feel free to select a historic location or a garden to organize your wedding.

Buy Your Wedding Dresses

For your big day, wedding dresses are your significant investments. You have to set a separate section in your budget for bridal gown, bridesmaid, and mother of the bride dresses. Control your emotions while purchasing a bridal gown to get the best deals. Make sure to understand your boundaries, such as practicality and budget to buy your wedding dresses.
Some brides enjoy the search for an ideal dress. They find it excited to find appointments at different bridal salons. They prefer to consult experts to get ideas for the selection of a perfect gown. Others may love to visit stores, such as secondhand shops, specialty boutiques, and department stores. Feel free to choose any method for shopping to make yourself happy.

Videographers and Photographers

It will be good to book videographers and photographers in advance. Try to get recommendations from family and friends. Before finalizing a videographer or photographer, you have to check their dancing shots and formal portraits or candid and journalistic formats. Check their wedding albums before hiring them. Try to check different photographers in your area to get the best deals.


Your weddings are incomplete without musicians, so hire local musicians. For your ceremony, you can prepare a playlist of your favorite songs and share it with musicians. If you have a limited budget, you can hire a deejay instead of a live band.

Decoration and Flowers

After booking your reception site, you have to decide on decorations and table arrangements. Hotel ballrooms can be a blank slate, but a museum can have some good centerpieces. Feel free to purchase fresh stems of flowers from local farms.
You can take the help of your talented friends to put together centerpieces and bouquets. To add some freshness to your venue, try to incorporate greenery with flowers. Make sure to know your dishes and their taste. Get quotes from different caterers for flexible prices and menu. Try your bargaining skills to save money on food items and cocktail. Consider the theme of your wedding while finalizing cocktails, appetizers, and desserts.



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