LINCOLN

OF TOORAK

Planning a wedding can be daunting once the engagement period wears off and you start to crunch the numbers. Each bride has her budget, and it’s important to know what you’re working with when planning the finer details.

Some brides have the luxury of parents paying for their wedding… but not all brides are that lucky. The organisation is key to making sure your special day runs smoothly and your finances are in check so you don’t have any nasty surprises down the track.

Here’s a checklist of what you need to include an consider when planning your wedding.

Venue:

Catering
Beverages
Transport
Centrepieces
Additional decorations
Bombonieres for guests
Linen decor
Reputation of the venue
Deposit cost of the venue
Final cost per guest
Additional decor (toasting glasses, cake knife, wishing well)
Guest seating plan

Suppliers:

MC
Photographer
Videographer
Beauty stylist
Photo booth operator
Cake
Florists
Band or DJ (or both!)

Ceremony:

Celebrant
Florists
Music
Invitations

Bridal party:

Bride’s dress
Bride’s veil
Bridal party dresses
Bridal accessories (handbags, head pieces, shoes, jewellery)
Stylist and make-up artist
Lingerie
Bridal party gifts
Florist
Groom’s suit
Groomsmen’s suits

If you have any questions about planning your wedding, feel free to contact our office at Lincoln of Toorak anytime.