Monday, December 10, 2012
Wedding planning can be a crazy time, leaving even the most organised bride to be a little frazzled. It is also a very exciting time in your life, when you want everything to be perfect and run smoothly. Trying to juggle too many things at once can become quite overwhelming, so be sure to take advantage of all the products available that will help you destress!
This app is pricey but is totally comprehensive. Everything is categorised into topics like budget, checklists, guest details, venue information and contacts. It also provides a countdown reminder, giving advice on all the details you need to have done before your big day.
Brides Wedding Genius 2.0
Aimed solely at brides, this app gives visual images of wedding gowns. It will also show pictures of different types of wedding rings and has information on honeymoon destinations around the world. This app has literally hundreds of photos for you to browse through. When you make a decision about a particular style or design, it will show you where the retailers are in your area. Best of all, this app is free.
Destination Weddings and Honeymoon Guide
As many guests often travel from far away for a wedding, destination weddings are becoming increasingly popular. It gives the bridal party a chance to catch up with not often seen friends and family over the course of a few days. This free app is a great resource in helping you choose the perfect destination wedding. It is filled with superb images and in-depth details of resorts around the world to help you choose a honeymoon destination as well.
This free app is a timesaver. It is easy to follow and straightforward and allows you to keep track of deposits, final payments and any money you may have already outlaid. It can keep you within your budget when looking at flowers, photography, music, etc. It will also remind you when payments are due and keep a tally of your expenditure.
For a small purchase price, this app helps with music selection for your wedding. People often have an idea in mind for the bridal waltz or a few fun songs they would like played at the reception. However, when your DJ or band asks you to nominate an era of music or perhaps 200 songs, it is hard to try and think of them. This app is broken up into categories of songs like bride & groom, bride & father, most requested wedding songs and songs from the 1950s to the present day. This app will take a lot of guesswork out of selecting songs.
Your wedding is a magical time and you should enjoy it. After all the fuss is over and you begin your married life together, you will finally be able to relax on your honeymoon. Make sure you do use the apps, as they are designed to take some of the pressure off your planning. There are also apps available to help you design your wedding invitation. No longer do brides have to hurriedly run from store to store; the only gadget you need to do all your research is your mobile phone.
Written by Tara Blair
Tara has been a full time writer for three years. Tara loves DIY art and craft. Her latest project is to hand make wedding invitations for her own big day in June next year. When Tara is not writing you will find her coaching at her local yoga studio.