Are you a bride-to-be considering if you should or should not hire a wedding planner? With Pinterest and social media booming with ideas, it’s a reasonable question to ask. Is it worth the cost? Or should you tackle it on your own? Although there are more resources now than ever to help you plan your day, we are strong believers in hiring a wedding planner and here to tell you why!
There is never enough time in a day as it is and then add planning a wedding on top of it! Balancing your job, relationship, and adult responsibilities while researching vendors and wedding planning tips, while trying to make sure you aren’t forgetting anything can become quickly overwhelming. Hiring a wedding planner will not only save you time, but it will also help you stay on track and rest assure that every detail is being taken into consideration with an expert who knows the ins and outs of the wedding industry.
It is entirely too easy to spend hours scrolling through the Internet reading reviews on who to hire for your wedding vendors. Do you like their style? Are they in your budget? How can you be sure they are reliable? It is a wedding planner’s job to know the best people to hire for your dream team. Planners work with different vendors constantly and know who you can depend on, who does an impeccable job, and is a kind human all at the same time. It’s not worth the risk to hire a vendor based on a positive review. You can count on a wedding planner to connect you with the best!
A wedding planner will walk you through each step along the journey planning for your big day. They will keep you on track in regard to when to send out your Save the Dates, Invitations, and vendor bookings. A planner will be able to tell you what is worth your time and money and discuss questions you encounter along the way.
Let’s be real, a wedding planner is pretty much a personal therapist! There are so many emotional dynamics involved in a wedding day. Is your second cousin pushing her opinion on you? Are you feeling burdened by your in-laws? How do you handle overbearing friends? Sometimes you need an unbiased party to vent to. Other times you may need someone to step in and assign tasks to keep that special someone busy. I gotchu! (Seriously, being a therapist is actually my day job.)
HELP ON THE WEDDING DAY
Not only does a planner help in countless ways leading up to a wedding day, they make sure you don’t have to lift a finger when the day finally arrives! Wedding planners bring a team to ensure every detail is in place, your vendors know where to go, you keep to your timeline, and you have a smile on your face. Let the professionals manage the wedding day flow so your friends and family can enjoy every moment and memory.
Getting married is one of THE most exciting moments in a person’s life. Don’t let planning the big day be a burden, it should be a joy. Hiring a wedding planner is an investment that you won’t regret making. You can’t put a price tag on peace of mind. When you are hopping into your getaway car at the end of the evening, the last thing you want is to be relieved the wedding planning is over, all you want to be thinking is “today was perfect.”