Wedding Planning 101

There are dozens of decisions that need to be made before it’s time to walk down the aisle, which can be overwhelming for brides and grooms. To help make it less stressful here are some tips too help you out.

Dressing the Ladies
When it comes to bridesmaids dresses, the mix-and-match trend is very popular. The first step is to decide on a color palette, such as lilac, champagne or petal pink. Allow each bridesmaid choose her favorite style within the selected range of hues. You can create a uniform look by having the same makeup, accessories and shoes.


Dressing the Gents
Similar to bridesmaids dresses, groomsmen attire can be dependent on the venue and overall aesthetic of the wedding. While one suit can be fitting for a country club wedding it may not be best for a downtown affair. Cuff links or bow ties can make great groomsmen gifts and can be used  time and time again.


The Perfect Registry
It is never to early to start building your gift registry. People usually want to start giving gifts as soon as they know a couple is engaged. Take inventory of what you have, what you need and what you want to upgrade and begin to build your registry from there. It is also a good idea to update your registry on a regular basis so that there are enough gifts to choose from.