The wedding planner will ask you about things like your budget, guest count, absolute must haves––such as valet, alcohol, outdoor location, etc. He or she will also ask what color scheme you’re going for, how many are in your bridal party, and more.
What should a wedding planner include?
Some of the services a wedding planner can provide include:
- arranging the florist.
- arranging the caterer.
- arranging the printer (for invitations)
- help with choosing bridesmaid dresses and other wedding party attire.
- help with choosing a bridal gown/groom’s wear.
- help with picking wedding favours.
What does a wedding planner cover?
The Duties of Wedding Planners
Understand the events—not just the wedding day itself, but also the rehearsal dinner, bridesmaid teas, day-after brunches, and any other related events. Review the overall budget. Understand the style, colors, vibe, and taste of the couple.
What questions should a wedding planner ask the bride and groom?
The 5 Questions a Wedding Planner SHOULD Ask YOU
- What’s your budget, how many people are you inviting, and what’s your dream venue? …
- Do you have any vendors in mind? …
- How involved do you expect a wedding planner to be? …
- What weddings have you been to that you didn’t like? …
- Do you have any non-negotiables?
Do you pay a wedding planner upfront?
The wedding planner requires full payment upfront. Last payment is due one month before our wedding day. The risk of anything going wrong on or before our wedding day lies thus with us.
Can I afford a wedding planner?
Wedding planners can be invaluable vendors for the busy bride and groom, but many couples worry that planners are expensive and unaffordable. The truth is that the cost of wedding planners varies widely, and most couples can afford to hire someone to help them with at least a portion of their big event.
Can you negotiate with wedding planners?
In fact, you can definitely ask vendors—especially wedding planners—about their best wedding budgeting tips. Some vendors may even be willing to help you brainstorm ways to adjust your budget. However, we never recommend you ask them to devalue the cost of their services.
Do wedding planners provide decorations?
But even more than that, most full-service wedding planner duties include design services to help couples select color palettes, decor, rentals, lighting, and an overall aesthetic that carries throughout their entire event.