Here comes the bride (and the endless to-do list). Planning your big day?
Ditch the list and use our 5 planning tools to go from #stressed to #blessed.
1: Download an App
Be “smarter” about wedding planning, and infuse digital tools into your big day. There are a seemingly endless number of planning apps to help bring your vision to life. Wedding Wire offers a free app that helps search vendors, track progress, count down the days, and connect with other couples. Pinterest is great for inspiration. Find bridesmaid dresses, color schemes, center pieces, floral arrangements, and just about any other inspiration you can dream up.
2: Put it on the Drive
For the organizational-style bride, a Google Drive can be a great free tool to plan your big day. Create folders and upload files, pictures, and inspiration to collaborate with friends and family. You can also utilize the Google Calendar to keep your inner circle in the know.
3: Design Your Invites Online
Save yourself some time (and money) and create your wedding invites online. A number of vendors offer premade wedding invitations and essentials that will help you say ‘I Do.’ Minted offers exclusive designs created by independent artists with products ranging from invites to wedding websites. Shutterfly also offers a plethora of wedding must-haves from invitations to programs, menu cards, and more!
4: Consult a Wedding Planning Guide
A wedding planning timeline and guide are perfect to help organize your calendar and to-do lists. Find out everything from when to create your budget to mailing your invitations