It's Official! The Wedding is ON for 2023! You have weeks (or months if you are lucky!) to plan it, reserve the location, hire the photographer, officiant, caterer and so much more! If you already hired a Wedding Planner to handle all of the details, that's awesome!
2023 Weddings are already facing many challenges. Lack of wedding product inventory, your favorite location spot may have closed over the past two years, family and friends aren't ready to travel yet and many other issues.
If you're getting married in 2023, I'm sure there is nothing that's going to stop you! So let's get started!
Lack of inventory seems to be affecting most businesses. The key is to order now, even if you don't need it for months. So, what can you take care of ahead of time?
1) Photobooth! Photobooths are great for entertaining your guests and capturing photos that your Photographer might not have time for. All you need is a backdrop, some dollar store props and a backdrop stand (or home-made PVC stand).
2) Banner Stands! Banner stands are portable and the vibrant printed images will welcome your guests from the moment they arrive. They can placed all around the venue and include fun facts and photos. X Banner Stands, Economy Retractable Banner Stands and Premium Retractable Banner Stands are all in stock!
3) Foamboard Prints! With it's white, gloss material, foamboard will showcase any photo or announcement! Foam board comes in three thickness choices. If you'd like something in a matte black, Gatorboard is another lightweight, rigid choice!
4) 'Big Head' ('fat' head) Signs! 'Big Head' signs are fun to bring to a Wedding Reception! Cut out the head of your favorite bride or groom photo and show it off.
Planning a wedding can be an exciting and challenging experience, but with the right approach, it can be a memorable and enjoyable one. Here are some steps to help you plan the best wedding:
Establish your budget: Determine how much you can afford to spend on your wedding. This will guide all your decision-making moving forward.
Create a timeline: Establish a timeline for your wedding, including the date, venue, guest list, and other important details.
Choose a theme: Determine the style and theme of your wedding, and use this to guide all your design and decor decisions.
Select a venue: Choose a location that fits your theme and budget, and is available on your desired date.
Choose your wedding party: Decide who you want in your wedding party and ask them to participate.
Hire vendors: Select vendors such as caterers, photographers, florists, musicians, and other professionals to provide the necessary services for your wedding.
Plan the ceremony and reception: Decide on the ceremony format, music, and readings. Plan the reception, including seating arrangements, menu, and decor.
Send out invitations: Send out invitations to your guests, including all the necessary details about your wedding.
Plan for the unexpected: Be prepared for any potential problems that may arise and have contingency plans in place.
Enjoy the process: Remember to enjoy the planning process and have fun with your partner. This is an exciting time in your life, so make the most of it.
By following these steps, you can plan the best wedding possible, one that reflects your personality, style, and budget, and creates a memorable experience for you and your guests.