So you have your wife/hubby to be ready to go, an amazing pinterest board with all this inspiration, possibly you have your date & venue now it's time to create the absolute A team.
You want the suppliers you choose be easy to work with. You want to literally trust them with your wedding so you can relax & enjoy!
Here are a few little pointers to help you with the process.
Ah the old know your limits. Start out with a spreadsheet of how much you are willing to spend on each vendor.
Of course you and your lover will want plenty of things but just be conscious of the money you are spending.
Think to yourself do we really want this or are we doing this just because? Stick to what is more crucial to the both of you as a couple. It helps to be honest with your suppliers about your budget it will go along way, also know your suppliers worth. Don't be expecting the world on a ridiculous price offer.
WHATS YOUR STYLE
Use your research time wisely to pin down what exactly the style is that you would like to go with.
Choose the things that really define you as a couple.
Make a mood board or a wish list for all the things you would love to have on your day because who doesn't love to dream their wedding will look exactly like their pinterest board!
When it comes down to the nitty gritty think what are the things you absolutely can not go without? Make those a priority over the rest.
Now it's time to reach out to your nearest and dearest for any last minute advice if you want it, sometimes it can either help or hinder a situation so think carefully if you really need that extra help. Otherwise another handy tip of advice is to ring your suppliers, ask as many questions as you need, this will probably put your mind at ease. It can then make the process a little easier to select your dream team of suppliers.
PICK THE PERFECT MATCH FOR YOU
So obviously it can be a little daunting to think about trusting your vendors to make your day amazing, this is why it is super important to meet with them and make sure you have some form of connection.
Trust your gut feeling when doing your research, does this person tick all the boxes for what I want? Have you seen their work and are happy with what they provide? If yes then choose the suppliers that have the energy to build your dream with you seamlessly. Suppliers that share your passion with you will make for building a great relationship for your special day!
LOCK IT IN EDDIE
After the online stalking has settled and you have genuinely thought about what you want to go with.
Make sure your vendors are available as they do book out well in advance. Ask them for their availability for your desired date then absolutely go for gold and lock it in Eddie!!