Many people still have not heard about bridal consultant, and these who know what the wedding planner occupation is, they connect it with the movie “The Wedding Planner” (2001), where the main actress is Jennifer Lopez, who is helping her clients to organize the most beautiful day of their life – the wedding and the bridal party. Obviously, this job is a little more complicated than it seems to be in movie.
So, who is the wedding planner in real? This is a person, who helps with organizing wedding indeed, but firstly the consultant takes most of stress on his shoulders, because the aim is to let the bride and the groom prepare to their celebration in peace and rejoice. It is not advisable to worry if all the prepared parts will be realized in 100 percent by forthcoming marriage. We can say, that the bridal consultant is the lover of the organization wedding ceremonies and receptions. What more, if the future spouses have a wish, there is a possibility to plan the honeymoon, bachelorette and bachelor party, or even helps to choose the engagement ring! As the advisor, knows new trends, market of service providers, rules of law and what kind of documents the bride and the groom must have to get married.
The forthcoming spouses start the cooperation with wedding planner usually at the stage of looking for subcontractors. Often the consultant shows the offer, which is the basis to decide, where the bridal party will be, who will take photos of all ceremony and what band will play and sing during the dancing. The cooperation is ending on the Big Day. The wedding planner who has taken about hundreds of phone calls during the last week (everything must be buttoned up), works from the morning – the consultant is present during preparations, wedding, bridal party. In one-word coordinate the flow of the Big Day, always has the B plan and is ready for everything!
The wedding planner is needed, to eliminate all the unplanning incidents before anyone notice them, to reduce the stress connecting with looking for the subcontractors and to fulfill cravings – unusual attractions, like the sand painting show, angels on stilts or sushi bar.
Advantages consequent from employment the wedding planner:
Less stress, more joy,
The certainty of choice the best subcontractors,
Time saving – the consultant brings the ready solutions,
Money saving – the consultant often negotiates prices and gives advices how to save,
The certainty there is always a person, who can react for critical situations, takes care of event scenario, logistics and organization stuff, beside looks after the guest.