Engaged, now what???? You’re full of questions and your mind is going a mile a minute. What kind of
flowers should I get? Where do I get them from? Should we have plated or buffet?
These are just a few of the questions that you ask yourself amongst many. You say to yourself I can do
this, I’ve planned things like birthday parties and small events and they turned out well!
But, wait a moment, ask yourself this, do I have the time, can I execute my vision, do I know or can
negotiate venues, prices and services with vendors, can I?
I will identify the 5 key benefits to consider when hiring a planner for your wedding:
1. Save You Time And Headache
There are hundreds of small details that need to be taken care of when planning your wedding. Much of
them you may be aware of, but much of them likely not. Hiring an event planner will save you time and
allow you to focus on some of the bigger aspects in your life. A wedding planner will save you the time
and headaches of attempting to figure out what to do and when to do it.
2. Bringing your Vision to Life
You may have always had a vision for how you hoped your wedding would look. Where an event
planner comes into play is hearing what you want and using their expertise to bring your vision to life.
By event planners having expertise in the industry and resources that gives them an edge with achieving
that special look and/or feel you want achieved for your special day.
3. Organization and Details
By the very nature of an event planners job, we have to be organized. Knowing the best practices and
how to best structure your wedding based on your consultation will have the biggest impact. Having an
organized wedding means that everything will run smoothly, which leaves you having to worry less.
When you read a story the essence of what makes it so great is the small minute details. An event
planner knows that the little details are what matter in telling your story to your guests. Clever details
about your wedding can make a world of impact.
4. Budgeting For Your Wedding
When it comes to your wedding you want everything to be perfect. All the details you dreamed of are
important, and that’s fine when you have an unlimited budget, but let’s face it, most people have a
specific amount that they have planned on spending.
Having an expert event planner will keep in check with your budget. Utilizing your event planner’s
expertise, helps know where to allocate the right amount of money to make the biggest impact you’re
looking for, and as mention previously the event planner will have connections to vendors who may
work with you within your budget.
5. Your Event Planner Will Be There For You
In the process of planning your wedding you’re certain to have ideas and questions. Having an event
planner will allow you to ask those questions and bounce ideas off of someone who is an expert in the
field. They can help you make the decisions to organize the wedding you’re envisioning. The job
doesn’t end at planning. On the actual wedding day, you’ll have someone who is there to stay on top of
things so that everything goes smoothly. Which allows you to savor the moments of your day, mingle
with guests and each other. And if something does come up your planner can handle it, eliminating any
In conclusion, the decisions that need to be made can be difficult, and the event planner’s expertise will
definitely come into play during the process. Once you have your chat with the planner on your vision
and budget, allow them to use their knowledge and industry skills to help bring your wedding to life!