Having Your Big Day At Home

Several couple opt to have their big day at home, not only is it affordable but it tends to be a very intimate affair, tying the knot surrounded by your nearest and dearest.  You get to plan your wedding day with your partner from scratch and you can do it any way you like and can fulfill all your dreams in the process. You do have the option of getting a wedding planner doing it for you, but if not, here are a few things to take into consideration when planning your home wedding!

Theme

Firstly, once the date has been decided on, you need to pick a theme. The number of available options for a theme is endless. Go with a theme you feel like will fit the setting and environment. Ask your partner what they feel and once your theme has been decided, you can start surrounding and planning your big day according to the selected theme. This includes the dress, decoration, the aisle and even the food! Look up online for stump grinding services an infinite number of themes, or mix and match a few themes to make it exciting!

Decoration

The decorating part becomes easier once your theme has been decided on. You can either opt to get your decoration online, through a store or even DIY some of them. If you have enough help, DIY-ing your deco is an excellent idea. You get to save extra cost and spend it on something else. Decorating the outside of your house is also vital, such as putting up lights on the trees and so on. Make sure you get tree lopping done prior to your big day, so that decorating becomes easier and it’ll look so much better!

Catering

The next important factor is the food.  Pick a caterer who is completely at ease with your ideas. Talk to them and make a whole new menu. Don’t forget the appetizers and the drinks. This responsibility becomes so much easier if it’s put in the hands of someone you trust and who you know will do a good job, so always ask around about your caterer before hiring them.

Entertainment

Finally, it’s the entertainment. You can either hire a DJ or make your own playlist and play it through out the wedding reception. Getting a live band is even exciting, so go ahead if that’s what you want to do! Set up a stage in your garden, so that if anyone has to give out a toast or speech, this’ll be ideal. Ensure your garden is safe however, and get rid of all stumps and branches. Several places offer the service of stump grinding so that you won’t have to worry about anyone’s safety. Follow these tips and enjoy the process of planning your big day!