So you said YES!!! Congratulations you are now engaged. What an exciting time you have ahead.
Did you have that Breakfast at Tiffany’s style moment or was it a Home Proposal where you were swept off your feet type.
The ring is on and now the fun really starts – Wedding Planning!
First things first ladies and gents.. Insure your ring. If your fiancé proposed with a traditional diamond ring or another expensive bauble, make sure to protect the investment with insurance. We always stress the importance of both Wedding and Wedding Ring insurance to our clients. You can now even add it to your current home insurance. It couldn’t be simpler.
Dreaming of the big day and confused as to where to even start then now is the time to Research wedding apps and websites, and consider hiring a wedding planner. Everyone needs help. If your budget allows, a wise investment comes in the form of an expert to guide you through the process. If the budget may not stretch quite that far then Wedding Planners like Sweetpea & Blossom will also offer partial planning and On the Day Services.
If not, there are great apps and websites that help keep you organised every step of the way. The less stress the better is needed between now and the day you say “I do” so the more help you can have the better.
Draft the guest list and set the budget. Talk to your partner and get an idea of the size of your wedding by making a first draft of the guest list. Next, discuss and set your budget. These two factors are the foundation, and determine the type of wedding you chose to have. Whether its a Castle, a chic City Hotel or a Marquee you need to set the base from which you will work from.
Pick the date. The time of year you chose is key to your wedding planning. The most popular wedding months are typically (in this order):
If you’re picking a popular time of year, you will want to plan well in advance to make sure you’re able to secure your preferred venue. The best method is to pick a season, month or selection of possible dates; pick your venue; and book an available date at that venue.
For those of you who would like the extra help and professional support contact us and see how we can help transform your planning process.
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