Planning a wedding is a lot of work, sometimes it can feel like a part time job throughout your engagement. Not every couple has the time or energy to plan a wedding after work/hobbies and their social lives. You as the bride and groom should be 100% present on your wedding day, not helping move and direct things on your wedding day. Wedding planners can take care of pretty much everything when it comes to your wedding day. They can work some serious magic when it comes to venues, vendors, details, mediating and problem solving. Keep reading to see just a few reasons why a wedding planner will be your wedding day BFF.
– Planners can help with your budget and contracts
Planners have a much better grasp on the reality of wedding day costs. Even the smallest decisions can add up to big savings with a wedding planner. They know where your budget is best spent and can help stretch that budget with vendor discounts.
– Planners will fight for your wedding vision and keep it all on track
Once your wedding planner gets a sense of your overall vision for your wedding day they will fight to keep that vision going and can make amazing recommendations once they know what you are looking for. They are also incredible time keepers that are super organized and can keep the entire wedding planning process and wedding day on track for smooth sailing. While many vendors tackle more than one wedding per day or per weekend, a planner is focused only on your special day and will push to make sure everything goes according to your unique plan.
It really is a long journey to the alter from engagement and on the wedding day you truly want someone who knows what’s in your brain and knows that you want an outdoor ceremony even if it looks like rain, and will fight for that until the very last minute, Or if it does rain we’re going to run out there and dry out the chairs. Wedding planners support your vision to the very end.
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– Planners can keep the process and your wedding day stress free
Seriously your wedding planner is there to do it all for you and keep the stress away. They are there to help with details, ideas, information, communication, be a mediator, help with contracts and solve any problem that comes toward your wedding day. Get to really know your wedding planner, they really are going to be your new best friend!
– Planners can help you coordinate the entire day vs. just one part of the day
Wedding planners help you from before your wedding to the ceremony, to dinner, to reception. They are there with you the whole day to make sure your wedding day flows. That time in between your wedding ceremony and your wedding reception, your wedding planner is a pro at making that transition so smooth that your guests won’t even notice!
– Planners can hire vendors that are trusted
Wedding planners have an in when it comes to the wedding industry. They know so many vendors and know very trusted vendors. A wedding planners goal is to make your wedding day everything you have ever wanted and only want the best and trusted vendors for your special day. Think about it this way, it probably took you years to find your perfect match in your future spouse, and now you need to find your perfect match in your wedding vendors. A wedding planner is a lot like a matchmaker, only instead of finding people his/her perfect mate, she helps match couples with wedding vendors that match their vision, personality and budget.
Without a wedding planner, most couples base their decisions about vendors on online searches or recommendations from friends. While those tools are valuable, most wedding planners have connections with vendors that they have worked with before and trust.