OMG you are engaged! SO so so exciting! You knew this moment would come eventually but now it’s finally time. You’re officially planning your own wedding! It’s exciting, your overwhelmed with love, annnnd as you start to ask questions some anxiety may creep in there. Where do I even begin to plan a wedding? Who’s invited? Where is the Ceremony going to take place? and the Reception? Do I book a venue? Do I host everything on my grandparents estate? What colours should my decor be? Do I choose the bridesmaids dresses or do they? Do I hire a band or a DJ? Who is going to capture the biggest moment in my life??? What will we eat?
The list goes on and on and on, and they craziest thing is there are more than likely questions that should be asked that don’t even come to mind until waaay closer to your wedding day. Before you know it, you aren’t sleeping because you’re up thinking about everything and how to ensure it all goes perfectly.
You need to hire a wedding planner. As soon as you find a planner that you trust everything with, you immediately feel a relief and know that they have everything taken care of. Their job is to be there for you every step of the way and ensure everything goes smoothly.
From managing, suggesting, and booking your vendors all the way to executing the entire plan on your wedding day, they take care of it all. They take all the guess work out of everything. They communicate with all of your vendors so everyone is on the same page and your wedding day goes perfectly. It allows you to be fully present and truly enjoy the experience of being engaged and getting married.
You get to just take in the entire day, enjoy time with your NEW SPOUSE, celebrate with all your loved ones, Laugh, cry, dance, all the things without a single worry in the world. You know your planner is keeping an eye on everything, they are collecting the cards from the card table, they are ensuring everyone’s on their best behaviour, they make sure everyone is where they need to be during each portion of the day, they even will pack up all your decor at the end of the evening so you can just relax at the end of the night.
The cost of investing in a wedding planner can vary but it typically is about 8-10% of your overall wedding budget. It’s extremely worth the investment. It’s so worth the peace of mind knowing someone else has everything handled. You definitely need to hire a wedding planner.