Whether you have just been asked that all-important question by that special someone or you are just surfing through the web while dreaming about that fairytale wedding you have been planning since you were nine (it’s okay, we don’t judge here!), wedding planning should be a fun activity. Some would say even more fun than the actual event. We can neither confirm or deny that sentiment, but we surely get the allure of prepping around here. With the act of preparing, researching, and designing, wedding planning activities come together to create the most unique, butterflies-in-the-tummy excitement.
With wedding prep comes a lot of eye-opening pricetags and expectations, and it might get overwhelming. What should you prioritize? Where you can cut wedding costs? We have narrowed down some wedding planning websites that are not only incredibly resourceful, but they are also practical.
A Practical Wedding: This is a website that will keep your inner Monica Gellar satiated. The name says it all! The website explores all the areas of a wedding, providing the couple some pre-structured formats and advice to work with, while also letting them create the wedding which is specific to their unique story. Also, there are spreadsheets and workbooks! You are welcome!
Green Wedding Shoes: This is a planning website that is not only incredibly resourceful, it also weaves an enticing story with its words. The content is rich and deep, which goes to show how much work they put on communications with the reader. This website also covers everything from bridal showers centerpieces to DIY flower crowns and everything in between. Check out Green Wedding Shoes for inspiring wedding imagery.
Bridal Musings: While this beauty of a website provides you with a ton of amazing wedding inspiration, it also helps you plan your wedding in the most balanced manner, as it includes wellness tips, expert advice and also tips on how to plan your honeymoon. This is one aesthetically pleasing website, and each article is a sight for weary wedding planning eyes.
The Budget-Savvy Bride: This website has thought of everything! There are budget tips to help you save money for the event, saving hacks, and special sales. Additionally, it lets you go through real weddings filtered by venues, season and also (are you ready?) by budget! There are several printables and guides to help you plan your wedding perfectly on budget!
Ruffled Blog: This website is a great source to find inspiration, as there are several blogs and planning articles to go through. The website is clean and minimal, with simple navigation that is not too overwhelming. There is also a section to find wedding vendors in your area for practically anything from photography to venues to jewelry.
Wedding Wire: This website is not kidding when it comes to planning. It has very streamlined navigation, letting you get to the category that you want to explore quickly. It comes armed with a seating chart that you can create the floor plan for, an open forum with buzzing brides ready to help, and reviews and descriptions of several venues across various cities. It is as close to a one-stop-shop that one could come to.
Each big day is different and special in its own way and sometimes you have to do things your own way as per your own special requirements. But having a set of references and resources to go to is comforting and reassuring. They are like your personal virtual group of wedding experts and can help you make the most informed decision.
The best part of wedding planning is the fun attached to it. So sit back with your cup of coffee, put on your favorite playlist, and arm yourself with a new notebook. Go to town! Soak in the process of planning your wedding, because these are the days you will look back on when your wedding dress is folded and put away in its dress bag!
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