You’ve got the dress, you’ve chosen your bridesmaids, you’ve got the person to marry, it’s all coming into place. But have you got all the little bits? Your something new and something blue?
When you’re planning your wedding, you can get so lost in the big things, like the flowers and the food, and even the smaller details of the table decorations or the wedding invites, that you can forget the other things that you need.
I’m getting married this week after two cancellations and cutting the guest list by almost 90 per cent, so there’s been plenty of change over the past year.
First of all, you need a good planner or notebook that you’re going to want to use and put everything in. This will be your best friend, as planning can be extremely overwhelming, especially when there’s so much choice.
Plenty of things I’d bought and would have recommended here – from my gorgeous but affordable pearl mules from Asos to my cute heart-shaped bag – have since sold out, after starting this piece back in March 2020.
We’re now on wedding plan 3.0 and these are the essentials, from fake tan to headbands, that I’ve found along the way to make it as special as possible, and I think can help other brides too.
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