Planning a wedding can be very stressful. Juggling bakers, florists and caterers can make it hard to keep from cracking under the stress. These tips will help you have the perfect wedding.
Religion is an important element of your wedding and married life. It may help to discuss this with your families so that they understand how you plan on handling dual faiths in your marriage.
If you want to have an unusual and interesting wedding reception, select a catering group that offers ethnic flair. Your typical chicken and steak dishes are too common, so why not try some other food choices? Variety is essential to a wedding dinner to make it memorable for all the right reasons.
When you are looking for a wedding makeup artist, look at examples of what has been done for other clients. Is the makeup style what you are looking for? Be sure that it is exactly what you want. You certainly would hate to be minutes from walking down the aisle only to discover that you hate your makeup.
If you wish to look more stunning on your wedding day but are strapped for cash, consider renting diamonds. You can get the stunning look without spending too much money.
Think about wedding transportation. If anyone needs a ride to or from their hotel for the event, you should arrange limos or taxis. This is also a good idea for guests who have had too much to drink at the wedding.
Be sure that any reception venue you select has enough space for you to dance. You don't want to have dancers crashing into seated guests or knocking over the dessert table, so ensure you have adequate space available. If necessary, move some chairs and tables out of the way to make more room.
Too many flower arrangements on the guest tables at your reception are usually an interference and an extra unnecessary expense. Often, flowers interfere with guests being able to converse across the table. Plus, a few of your guests could have flower allergies that you were not aware of. Think about putting non-scented candles out to create a romantic atmosphere.
Having a friend or relative become ordained online can allow them to officiate your wedding. This can not only save you money, but can also add a touch of personality to your ceremony. Just be mindful of all legalities in your local area, so check with an official who handles these sorts of issues.
Don't leave your guests waiting while you, your new spouse and the wedding party have an hour long photo shoot. Photos of the bride and her party and the groom and his groomsmen should be taken ahead of time. This means that your guests won't have to wait as long at the reception for you to get there.
If travel is a common bond between the groom and bride, incorporate this into a theme for the day. The printed items, such as invitations and thank you cards, can have the look of old maps or vintage postcards. An interesting travel bag decorated with colored bows and ribbons can be set up as a decoration alongside the guestbook or pictures of the bride and groom.
Many people think wedding planning is quite complex, but it really doesn't have to be that way.