Where to Start Wedding Planning II
Part I You just got engaged and don’t know where to start your wedding planning? First of all, congratulation on probably the most exciting moment in your life! From now long you will be fully occupied with the raw of wedding vanity issues on the way to the amazing journey of your life. So, relax and benefit from the most pleasant moments in your life and we will help you to start the wedding planning process and make your experience unbelievable and fun.
How to start the wedding planning
Engagement ring insurance
Even if you are the most careful person in the world, you should still consider insuring the engagement ring. There are two ways of doing it: it could be an addition to your renter’s or homeowner’s policy or the jewelry insurance specializing company, which often provides with a bigger reimbursement comparing to the standard one.
Pick the wedding party
Now you are the one who propose to your bridesmaids or groomsmen. Keep in mind, the sooner you propose them the sooner you can count on their assistance. Make sure that your wedding party is ready to spend their money and time to your wedding planning, so keep them informed about all your plans and try to set a nice time together.
Consider hiring the consultant
Those busy couples with complicated ideas that are hard to implement should consider hiring the full-time wedding planner that will significantly help you to organize your wedding starting from the wedding venue finding to the honeymoon.
In case you have a limited budget, you may simply hire the part-time consultant that will help you with working out the planning draft such as budget, schedule, and list of suitable vendors and site selections that will be a useful start up for you. After all, you may have the coordinator only for the wedding day that will make sure that everything goes smoothly.
Book a venue
Signing the venue contract means that you officially have the wedding date. So, from now long you can plan your wedding in full force.
Hire key vendors at first place
In case you dream of having certain wedding photographer taking the photos or the particular musicians playing, hire them as soon as possible since usually the top wedding vendors like photographers should be hired at least a year in advance.
Buy your wedding gown
You can start the wedding gown purchasing process by surfing the photos online. By brining the photos of your favorite styles along to the appointments you will significantly simplify the process. Also, it wouldn’t be an extra getting familiar with all those wedding gown terms (types of silhouettes, necklines and fabrics) before stepping into the dress salons.
The time of the year when your wedding will take place will also influence your wedding gown choice. The summer wedding requires the lightweight fabrics like chiffon or organza, while the brocade and velvet will perfectly suit the winter celebration. Fabrics like satin, silk and tulle are the standard wedding dress materials regardless the time of the year.