Today’s Guest Post is brought to you by Clarissa of The Sweetest Thing Events. Clarissa is a Wedding & Event Planner, a Wedding Podcast Co-Host, a Blogger, and above all a lover of planning romantic and beautiful details.
He popped the question, and you said, “Yes” the wedding plans are coming together! The highlight of your day is staring at your beautiful engagement ring, the save-the-dates are out, and your invitations are sent!
You and your wedding planner have pulled together all of your awesome details. Also, you have met all the wonderful professional vendors, your venue is booked; now you are waiting for the BIG DAY to arrive. Furthermore, honeymoon is confirmed, and all your travel plans are complete. So, what details have you possibly forgotten about or perhaps not considered?
Here are 3 of the most popular ones! Check out these awesome tips below. We want to make sure you are completely ready for I DO!
1) Pre-Wedding/Bridal Suite- The Bride, and Bridal Party will have a special place to get ready for the Big day! Lots of brides don’t think about this! Don’t forget to make this relaxing, and fun for everyone. Include a Mimosa Bar, Champagne, or a speciality non-alcoholic punch, also have bottled water available. Include light little bites, fresh fruit/veggie platter, crackers and cheese as a option. Making the setting comfortable for your bridesmaids. This will be a nice and wonderful gesture!
2) Photography – Remember wedding photography will out last your lifetime. You will likely have invested 15-18% of your total wedding budget into your photographer. Don’t forget about the most important photos. You may have a special item, decor, for example a ring bearer pillow, a family heirloom, or fancy getaway car …Perhaps, there is a close off-site location from the ceremony you want to take pictures. Maybe there is a near by lake, or beach. During your photography consultation, make sure you express what elements you want captured.