Every now and then as wedding planning evolves, you get to realize there are certain rules that were never even true! Here are top 5 wedding planning myths you never knew about.
Having a talented friend is just like hiring a professional.
As much as you would like to work with minimal budget, you may want to extend your budget a bit more to cover photography. Unless this friend is a professional and has a portfolio of wedding pictures taken in the past, you should not use them. You may have been awed by their pictures of nature; however, they may not appear as great when it comes to taking you on your big day.
You Must Wear a White Dress
There is nothing more mythical than this. In fact, ‘’it is believed’’ that if you do not wear white, it means you’re no longer pure or you already have kids. However, if you have never fancied white for your wedding, you go girl! You can pick any favorite color you would love to rock on your wedding. Remember it’s your day and you can do whatever you’re comfortable with.
Getting a Wedding Planner isn’t Necessary
You would be surprised at how much weight has been lifted off your shoulders when you get a wedding planner. Asides from the amount of stress you would be getting from planning your own wedding by yourself, you will end up spending more when you’re not hiring a wedding planner.
You Have To Break the Bank for Your Wedding
With so many options available now, you can have a simple wedding and spend less. All it takes is planning ahead of time and understanding your limits. You really do not want your fairytale ending to be laid in debt.
You have to have the same number of bridesmaid and grooms men or any at all
The idea of a bridal train or groomsmen is really a myth long overdue. If you do not wish to have bridesmaid or groomsmen at your wedding, it shouldn’t be a problem. Also, there Is no rule in the book that says you should have an equal number of bridesmaid or groomsmen at your wedding. So save yourself the stress and money of hiring people who will add up to your train and have a great wedding.