Are you planning a wedding? Make sure that you include hiring the services of a professional planner in your to-do list.
Sure, DIY wedding organizing is possible, but at what cost? If it’s your sanity, then it’s definitely preferable to simply hire a pro.
Wedding Work, Stress, and Jitters
If you haven’t designed and planned multiple weddings in the past, the task itself is made more difficult by a hundredfold. No amount of research will give you the know-how that actual experience provides.
A wedding involves a lot of details and entails a lot of work. This dreamed-of event and all-important milestone shouldn’t be riddled with stress that causes friction and short fuses, but it often is. If this threatens the joy and beauty of the affair, it does behoove you to find ways to minimize your tension and exhaustion.
A wedding planner is just the person to come to your rescue.
Professional planners are aware of and prepared for various eventualities. They have the network to give you access to the best options and packages. They have the tools to do your legwork for you and make the planning and prep move as smoothly as possible. More importantly, they’re not in the wedding and can work the event most efficiently behind the scenes.
Wedding Details for Your Planner to Address
Weddings are rife with details, both minor and major. Every one of them is a concern for the bride and groom. Knowledgeable help with regard to them is worth its weight in gold.
What are the different areas where a professional planner’s assistance makes all the difference?
The planning stage must be executed correctly for the remainder of the tasks to be organized and carried out smoothly. What are some of the details tackled at this stage?
· Schedule – You’re working with a deadline. Your planner will run a tight ship and make sure that wedding preparations move along according to your calendar.
· Theme – To keep the style of the wedding completely cohesive, you have to work with a theme. Your planner will tell you what’s trendy, of course. From talking to you, she can make a few suggestions based on what you want, what suits your personality, what meets your preferences, and other information you share.
Actual preparations involve purchases, hires, loans, and other forms of procuring what and who you’ll be using for the wedding. You can count on your planner to make excellent recommendations in relation to clothes, catering, cake, venue, transportation, and lodgings.
You can also count on her to refer to other professional services such as the hair and makeup artists, the florists, the photographers, the decorators, and more. The same goes for rentals and entertainment services.
Your planner will be your go-to for any of your wedding concerns. If you want to know what’s acceptable or not, your planner can give you a crash course on wedding etiquette. She will be ever-ready with tips and advice to make your wedding and everything related to it more wonderful.
If you want your wedding to be extra unique and memorable, look to your wedding planner for different ideas and resources.
4. Onsite Management
Of course, on the day itself, your planner will be hard at work to make sure that everything runs smoothly without you having to concern yourself with the nitty-gritty. A good planner will let you enjoy your day to the fullest. This means that you can be confident that everything will go off without a hitch as you get hitched.
There are people who just prefer to have a tighter grip on the reins. If you feel that you will be more comfortable doing most of the organizing yourself, there are different wedding packages and services you can take advantage of. Planners are willing to work with you to provide exactly what you require of them.
Masha Cain is a founder and a managing director of Fabulous Day Weddings & Events. Masha's idea of having a wedding planning agency came from having a wedding planner at her own wedding. Now, 5 years later, there are over 100 successful weddings designed and planned by Masha and her team.