Guidelines to creating a wedding day timeline

Consider the following when creating your wedding day timeline: Travel time to the venue.Travel time if ceremony and reception is at different locations.Arranging transport for bridal party to ensure a quicker smoother run.Will there be a first look?Hair & make up, Length of your ceremony, signing your register, reception, first dance, allocate the correct timings … Continue reading Guidelines to creating a wedding day timeline

Bar Guidelines

Depending on your budget, you have an option to choose from a cash bar, wine and malt or an open bar.The bar costs increase depending on your bar choices and type of drinks.Are you including bottled water, shooters, wines, champagnes in the bar option you chooseAre you choosing top brands?On average you are looking at … Continue reading Bar Guidelines

What does a wedding planner do?

People often don’t realise how stressful planning a wedding can be. It can take up to 200 hours to plan a wedding. Once you start the planning process, it can become overwhelming. It’s the beginning of a new chapter in your life so you want it to be perfect.With that said, below are a few … Continue reading What does a wedding planner do?

Things to consider when searching for a venue

If you can afford a wedding planner then I suggest you hire one. They will save you time and they will get you exactly what you want.There are a lot of venues out there and this can be really confusing. Book 3 site visits at your top venues and then make a decision. Looking at … Continue reading Things to consider when searching for a venue

How much does a wedding cost?

A wedding can range from R100 000 and upwards. This really depends on the couple’schoices and number of guests. A few main factors to keep in mind 1 - Guest numbersYou can spend between R1500- R2000 per person for an average wedding. For high end weddings, you are looking at R2000 and up per person. … Continue reading How much does a wedding cost?

I’m engaged! What’s next?

1 - Set you budget This is extremely important from the beginning. Avoid disappointments further down the planning when you realise you can’t have all the elements on your wedding day.Your budget will determine the type of wedding you want to plan.Work with the amount you can afford. Avoid taking loans or getting into debt. … Continue reading I’m engaged! What’s next?