You must have seen the stunning photographs of Frank Lampard and Christine Bleakley’s wedding yesterday. It looked like the perfect Christmas wedding, with the bride looking absolutely exquisite in a dress designed by Suzanne Neville, and Frank scrubbing up pretty well too. Who doesn’t love a fabulous wedding? But a whole lot of hard work goes into making that perfect day completely perfect.
Planning your wedding can be a very stressful time in your relationship, from trying to organize table plans, the song for your first dance and even where you want to get married can all take their toll on couples. However, don’t fret! There are multiple solutions available from DIY wedding websites to mobile apps.
Firstly, you have My Wedding. They have everything you could possibly need in order to start planning your wedding, from venues to wedding dress inspiration to keeping a budget plan. My Wedding is easy to use and takes the stress out of planning for your big day. Definitely recommended!
Highly popular and easy to use, you have Wedding Happy. This free mobile app will help you keep on track with your planning. Download in seconds and start by simply typing in all the tasks that you need to complete for your big day and this app will help you tick off each task once it’s completed. This app is great for people who are on the move a lot but still want time to focus on their wedding.
For website lovers, there is a DIY wedding website called The Knot. One couple called Shonda and Keith created a dedicated wedding page which included all their planning information. Each tab is a tool to take the stress out of their wedding, from the ‘About Us’ where they have simple instructions on how the couple met, to ‘The Proposal’ where they tell guests how and where he proposed. Easy to create and perfect for wedding planners.
Next up you have Wedding Wire. This site has everything and more, from forums where you can chat about DIY weddings to song ideas and detailed information about popular honeymoon locations. Highly recommended!
Pinterest had to feature in this list! Popular with millions of users, this image based website lets you plan your wedding by creating different boards. You can make a dedicated board just for wedding dress ideas, another one for wedding cake ideas. The possibilities are endless! Simple to use, they also have a free mobile app for when inspiration hits.
Another wedding planning website is Confetti. This website is full of great information from wedding favours, to hen and stag dos and even wedding stationary. Great for planning your big day.
Everyone knows weddings cost an outrageous amount of money, if you are worried and want to make sure you stick to a budget plan try Promise Financial. This website will do all the hard work for you when it comes to your budget from keeping track of the dress, suit, flowers etc. you’ll be sure to keep within your budget.
Finally there is Aisle Planner. This website is perfect; it features easy to use seating charts, a massive list of vendors to browse through, an essential timeline and checklist and task checklist. This website really does have everything. Definitely one to check out.
Whoever you choose to plan with, it’s important to remember not to get stressed. Your big day is about you and your partner, so simply enjoy the moment and revel in your love for each other.