Wedding is one of the most important events in the lives of the people, and it is described as a ceremony wherein two individuals or couples are going to be united in marriage. There are a lot of different wedding traditions and customs, and most of the common wedding ceremonies include the presentation of flowers, money, symbolic item, offerings and rings; the exchange of marriage vows between the couple; and the celebrant’s or authority figure’s public proclamation of marriage.
Planning your own wedding may take most of your time and energy, which is why a lot of engaged couples sought the help and professional assistance of a wedding or event planner. Wedding or event planners can create and provide their clients with a perfectly organized and coordinated wedding ceremonies. Wedding planner is a title that is pertaining to the professional who assists the wedding of their clients, and their scope of work include the planning, management and designs of the wedding. The other scope of work of the wedding planners is to source and manage the suppliers and the venues suitable for the wedding of their own clients or customers.
Up to this day and age, the industry wedding planning has become very popular and become very successful all over the world. The engaged couple who wants to find the best and the most outstanding professionals in their local area or in their chosen wedding destination can locate them immediately through the use of the internet, or through the word of mouth of their friends, families and colleagues. Some of the common services offered by a wedding planner include interviewing the couple and the parents of the couple to identify their wedding wants and needs, designing and styling the wedding, photoshoots, scouting the best and the most suitable wedding locations for their clients, planning a detailed checklist, preparing the list of the participants and entourage, identifying the venues for the events, identifying and contracting the wedding services providers and other professionals, and preparing and computing the budget for the wedding. Some other services offered by the wedding planners include coordinating the pre-event assembly follow-up, wedding conference and the exact wedding day; event briefing for all the wedding suppliers; event layout or indicating the location of the furniture like, chairs and tables, as well as the wedding lounges, dance floors, and buffet points; preparing the translations and legal documentation; acquisition of the custom or chosen decorations of their clients; and lastly, is having a back-up plan for any unexpected disaster during the wedding.