Planning a wedding can seem incredibly daunting. With so many tasks and details to consider, you may feel overwhelmed at first. From choosing the right vendors to booking photographers and planning your guest list – there seems to be endless things to do! Luckily there are some awesome websites out there that want to do all the work for you. These are some of our favorite wedding websites for planning your big day.
1. The Knot
As one of the most trusted wedding sites on the market, it’s not surprising that The Knot also offers a wedding planner of their own. What can you find help with?
- guest lists
- hotel accommodations
- wedding checklists
- photo albums
- and more!
This is your one-stop-shop for planning nearly every wedding detail. You can even pick out custom templates to build a website for your own wedding. Add a custom URL to send out to friends and family so they have an easy place to find FAQ, meal choices, hotels near the venue and more. The Knot also includes its own budgeter so you can be sure to stay on track, along with a wedding timeline taking you right up to your special day.
2. Riley & Grey
For those who want a little more customization when it comes to their wedding website, Riley & Grey is a design favorite. Everything is incredibly customizable, from invitations to guest playlists. Create your very own wedding hub for just $35/month. It is a little more pricey than other options but can definitely be worth it. What can you expect to find? Help with all of the following:
- guest management
- meal choices
- bridal party bios
- guest flight bookings
- directions to your venue
- mobile friendliness
- and more
Riley & Grey also adds new templates nearly every month so you’re sure to find one that stands out.
Not only does AllSeated take the stress out of your seating chart, but it also helps plan other details such as meal types, tents, buffet builders and guestlists. You’ll see your venue come to life with AllSeated’s immersive virtual reality tools and 360 diagrams. Simply put on their VR glasses and you’re able to experience a 3D virtual walkthrough of your floor plan along with its ‘Table & Buffet Builder’. You can even choose silverware, linens, centerpieces, and glassware. AllSeated also offers 24/7 customer support if you need some extra guidance along with private servers.
4. Wedding Wire
Not sure where to begin your planning process? Wedding Wire is one of our favorite websites for getting started. You can search more than 2 million reviews from real brides and nearly 200,000 local listings for vendors, pricing, availability and more. Wedding Wire also provides helpful resources for budgeting, seating charts, vendors and even a color generator. Make your own schedule by simply entering your wedding date and the site will create a comprehensive timeline for important tasks such as booking photographers and thank you notes. Take your wedding planning on the go as well with Wedding Wire’s mobile apps for both Apple and Android.
Do you still need a little extra help? Check out our tips for hiring a wedding planner right here in Michigan! You will also want to book an appointment with our specialists to pick out your dress. We are here to help you with this all-important decision!