Your Wedding Will Be Perfect If You Read This
Your wedding should be an exciting adventure for you. When two people plight their troth to be
joined as one, it is a day to remember. Countless individuals have looked forward to their big day
their entire lives. This article will give you practical advice to make your day special for the two of
Consider getting married outside of wedding season. The most expensive period will be between late
spring and fall. Venues are usually more expensive then. If you must book a space in these months,
be certain to book way ahead of time to get a reasonable deal.
In your wedding plans, make sure you consider what types of alcohol you wish to serve, and which
ones are most cost effective. The open bar option is the most costly of choices and the cost can be
prohibitive for many couples but do not feel bad if you cannot afford it. See what other serving
options are available for your alcohol.
Buying a wedding gown can be very expensive. There are often prom dress or bridesmaids dresses
available that can turn out to be a beautiful choice for a wedding dress. A bridesmaid dress could fit
your needs and would not be as expensive as an actual wedding dress. Besides, you can have a dress
altered and still likely spend less than you would have on a wedding dress.
If the idea of a thousand-dollar, thousand-calorie wedding cake leaves you with cold feet, contact
local boutiques and specialty bakeries and ask about smaller, individual-sized portions. Some
bakeries are able to make healthier cupcakes that contain less than 100 calories in each serving
providing you with healthier options such as fruit- fillings in replacement to frosting, calorie-free
sweeteners and gluten-free ingredients.
Don't go overboard on decorating tables with flowers. Much of the time, table arrangements will just
be in the guests' way. Plus, some guests may be allergic to flowers. Because of this, you should think
about putting candles that are non-scented onto the table in order to achieve a more romantic look.
When choosing the location for your reception, make sure you have enough room for a dance floor. It
can be a horrible experience to feel crammed while everyone around you is trying to dance; move
chairs and tables out of the way to give everyone some extra breathing space.
Don't make your guests wait while you take all of your photos. Pictures of the bride, groom,
bridesmaids and groomsmen can be snapped in advance. Having as many photographs taken as
possible beforehand will help the transition between the ceremony and the reception go much
If you conduct your wedding in a vacation spot, have a basketful of themed goodies delivered to each
guest's room. Have items in them like disposable cameras, hats, sunglasses and tourist maps of the
exciting places that they can visit. Another nice gesture is to include a restaurant guide, since people
do need to eat after all.
It's definitely true! Weddings are romantic and exciting. It's a special event to commemorate the
joining of two lives and create new family ties. But, choices have to be made and planning needs to
be done. Take advantage of the above suggestions so that you can plan your wedding day. Good