Your Wedding Suppliers include the following:
* DJ / Entertainment
* Marriage Officer
The first step to Choosing your Wedding Suppliers is to shop around!! Often your first quotation will seem very reasonable and well priced, but if you shop around, you will be able to compare quotations and the quality and service of the same type of suppliers and so you will have peace of mind, knowing that your final decision is the right one.
Word of mouth is often your safest bet!
Your Wedding Stationery gives your guests the first impression of your wedding. So it is a good idea to choose this wisely...
Trying to draw up your wedding budget, but don’t know where to start?
Why not ask your parents if they are willing to contribute anything before you start stressing about how you are going to afford your dream wedding day?
As a rough budget, use the following figures to work out how much of your total budget should be used up by each item cost:
Attire: 10% of total budget
Congratulations on your Engagement!! The thought of getting married can be very exciting, but the planning of your big day can also be overwhelming and very stressful. If you are on a tight budget and can’t afford a wedding planner to assist with your wedding plans, then why not have a look at this write up – 5 steps to planning wedding?
Below, you will find our top 5 steps to planning your own wedding. Details on each of these steps will be published weekly, so don’t miss out on the easiest 5 steps to planning your own wedding!
Step One: Budget
Now Published at: www.weddingflair.co.za/2010/08/step-1-of-5-in-planning-your-wedding
Step Two: Guest List
Wedding websites are becoming more and more popular with future bridal couples. They are a great way to share the details of your big day, and can also be used as your only source of wedding information, therefore saving you on wedding stationery and postage. Couples don’t have to be computer nerds to set up a “wedsite” (as they are more commonly known) and most of the time you can get these designed by someone else for a very reasonable fee.
A basic wedding website will normally include the following information, but not limited to, and can be customised to suit you.
* Names of the couple
* The wedding date
* Time and place
* Other helpful...
So you are engaged and are planning your wedding?
Very exciting times but this time can also be very daunting and stressful. How do you know what costs to look out for?
Before you decide on your venue and suppliers, there are a few hidden costs that you should be aware of.
If you are not using a wedding coordinator, you will be shopping around yourselves for the best deal that will give you the best value for your money. Some supplier and venue packages will initially look so much cheaper than others and you think – wow, you have found the one! But be careful, here are a few costs to watch out for………..
When choosing a venue
* Check if there is an...
The wedding music that you choose is one of the finer details that either makes or breaks your special day!
It is best to have a mixture of music so that you cater for all of your guests – young and old. You know that the music is good when all of the guests are on the dance floor, even the grannies!
You can choose between a DJ or a live band at your reception, whatever suits your taste.
Most bridal couples choose to have a live band / string quartet playing at their ceremony and then have a DJ at their reception to get the party started. But of course – it is your special day and so the final decision is up to you!
Here are a few suggestions to help...
Who said weddings had to be boring and straight down the line?
Who’s to say that you can’t add your special touch?
It is after all, YOUR wedding day!
Here are a few Wedding Theme options, to help make your day extra special!
For a real Winter Wonderland feel (not so South African!), why not have snowflake place cards (make your own), and snowflakes hanging from the ceiling?
You can use white and blue for your table decor and a skiing couple as your cake topper?!
Another idea for your table centrepieces, is to have a mirror in the center of the table and arrange 3 wine glasses of different heights on the mirror. Fill with water and float a white ...