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Top 8 Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner

Planning a wedding is an exciting time in a couple’s relationship! But unless you’ve done it before, you may be wondering what you should do first, how to make your vision come together, and what your budget should be. These are all great reasons to hire a wedding planner! If you’ve been contemplating adding a wedding planner to your vendor team keep reading to learn more about how they can help you plan your wedding day.

1. Help You Enjoy Your Day

Stay stress-free and enjoy your special day! Your wedding planner will be in charge on the big day, making sure the ship is smooth sailing. Having those moments to truly soak in on your special day is such a gift! Thank God for wedding planners! 


2. Professional Advice & Expertise 


Wedding planners are professionals in the industry! They are well aware of costs, vendors, and how to bring your vision to life. 


3. Help You Stick To Your Budget


Let’s be honest. Weddings are expensive, and things can add up pretty quickly! Wedding planners can help guide you when it comes to vendor costs, and what portion of the budget goes where. 


4. They Will Bring Your Vision To Life


Sometimes it’s hard to see the big picture, but wedding planners know exactly how to bring a vision to life. Creating a vision board for your wedding on Pinterest is helpful when talking about themes and color schemes for your wedding. Wedding planners usually have strong relationships with wedding vendors, so they can ensure that your vision will come to life accordingly! 


5. They’re Professional Problem Solvers


If something goes wrong, chances are your wedding planner will have the solution! Your dress rips? Did you forget deodorant? It’s raining? You’re worried about your dress walking down the aisle? All things that your wedding planner will help you problem solve if something goes south! 


6. Stay Stress-Free!


It can be extremely overwhelming trying to wedding plan on your own. Vendors, policies, catering, budgeting… there are so many details to think about! 


7. Stay On Schedule


A day of coordinator or planner is key to ensuring that the day is moving at the right pace. Wedding planners will help you stay on schedule, and make sure everything is running smoothly! 


8. Your Wedding Planner is Your Supporter!


Having questions, and lots of them is completely normal for a bride. Your wedding planner is there for you to help with all of your questions and concerns regarding vendors, venues, or your invitation list. They are wedding professionals, and will ensure confidence on the big day! 

As you can see, wedding planners are a crucial piece of the puzzle when it comes to throwing a successful wedding. If you’d like to learn more about the wedding planning packages Cheers & Champagne offers we’d love to chat!