Is your wedding going to place in the summer or winter? How about roses or some other type of flowers? There are a lot of decisions that have to be made for this special day. Planning a wedding can be a challenging and daunting task, and these tips will make your task easier!
One of the major things that impacts your wedding day and married life will be religion. You should talk about religion not only with your fiance but his family as well, to build understanding between you.
Do not avoid eating just so your wedding dress will fit. If you attempt to lose weight too quickly, you are going to be dehydrated, just like a fighter getting ready for a fight. Passing out at the altar in the middle of exchanging vows? Not a pleasant thought. You would do better to choose a dress that has a corset back, as this allows you to adjust the fit with out the need for tailoring.
Make sure you hear everyone rehearse their speeches before you if they are appointed to speak at your wedding. This way, you will know that it is all appropriate for your big day. For example, you would want to eliminate any jokes that apply to a very specific group within your guests in order to avoid anyone feeling excluded and to make sure the speech is well-received by all who attend your wedding.
If the thought of a cake that costs thousands of dollars and packs on thousands of calories ruins your appetite, check with local and specialty bakers and inquire about individually sized portions. You may be able to find a bakery willing to provide freshly-baked cupcakes that are low-calorie and available in healthier options for family with special dietary needs such as gluten or sugar-free.
You need to provide the DJ at your wedding with some songs you want to hear, but you also need to give him a list of all the songs you do not want to hear on that day. Perhaps it's heavy metal, or country music, or even a previous lover's "special song". Make sure to tell your husband-to-be what type of music won't be played.
Tie little decorative items into all the elements of your wedding decor. For example, use the same ribbon that is in your centerpiece on your bouquet. These details will help your wedding seem perfect, and will show that you have thought about making this day special.
Take the time to think about what you want to say in your vows since these words mean so much and will heard by all of your guests. Understand that marriage requires an endless commitment from both parties and that sacrifices often have to be made. Express how much you love the person you are going to marry in your vows.
If you do not want a traditional wedding cake, consider individual-sized cakes. There are some bakers who are able to prepare elegant cupcakes that contain less than 100 calories each. They can also use healthy ingredients like fruit fillings, no-calorie sweeteners, and even meringue toppings.
Give your guests a schedule of events in order for all of your guests, including those from out-of-town, will know what events they should make time for and attend. Give them clear direction, times to be there and what they need to bring, so that things go smoothly.
If you and your spouse love a similar thing such as travel, incorporate it into your wedding theme and decorations. Save-the-date notices and invitations are available in styles that resemble passports, boarding passes or vintage postcards. Distinctive props can be used to hold items for the wedding guests to see.
Give yourself a pat on the back for getting to this point. The fact that you haven't run from the craziness of the planning stage says you are fully dedicated and looking towards the finish line. Make your wedding your own. Use the tips you learned here to ensure your day is everything you want and more.