At the onset, wedding planning sounds simple. In reality, it can be very time-consuming and stressful. Ultimately, you have to decide how much your time is worth and whether or not you have the experience and communication skills necessary to plan this event. Unfortunately, many people cannot understand why to hire a wedding planner, believing their job is simply to beautify. And while that is a minor element, a planner job is much more vital! Having one present, can be the difference between an A-class event and day of mishaps and countless “oops’.”
Perfection is every bride’s target in their wedding day and to reach that without an expert would require lots of stress and loss of enjoyment, as well as you won’t be focusing on one another the way you should be. Wedding planner’s mission differs from one to another some need to be hired the minute your engagement party is over as they don’t only take care of your wedding details and plan but they create an entire experience out of it and open gates of amazing expectations. Some wedding planners just stick to the basics and act as a day of coordinator which is perfect when done accurately.
Bride No 1 best friend….. The wedding planner.
Many people look at hiring a wedding planner for their big day as an added and unnecessary expense. Well the reality is far from unnecessary!!!
Here are some reasons you should hire a professional wedding planner:
– You want your family and friends to enjoy the day with you.
Often your friends and family will volunteer to help you with the planning process and with the day of duties, but they often don’t have the experience and they don’t have vendor relationships. On the big day, you want your friends and family to be enjoying their time with you and not working away. In contrary a planner’s job to make sure your day is perfect so you can remain happy and stress-free.
– Venue site managers work for the site and not for you
Some couples think they don’t need a planner because the venue has a site manager, but actually the site manager is employed by the venue and that is their main priority. They are there to make sure the service runs smoothly. They do not know all of the details of your design .You need someone who is acting on your behalf, making decisions for you and coordinating your vendors so you don’t have to.
– You have a design vision or you don’t
Whether you know exactly what you want or you have no idea, a planner can help you either bring your dream to life or cull all of your ideas into one singular design theme.
– You would like a happy and stress-free wedding day
Things go wrong on wedding days, people get lost or show up late, things don’t get set-up where they are supposed to. Many times a couple will never even know anything was amiss on their day and that’s because a planner has solved the problem before anyone even realized something had gone wrong. A planner looks out for your needs and is constantly making sure that everyone is where they should be and things are running according to schedule.