Wedding Planning Apps: Say Farewell to Pen & Paper
He popped the question and you said yes. Years of blissful married life lie ahead. But first…you have a wedding to plan.
Although your wedding day is supposed to be the happiest of your life, Inside Weddings suggest that the process of planning it can actually be one of the most stressful periods of your life.
With venues to book, guests to invite and a million details to finalise, the paperwork can soon start to pile up – time to ditch the diaries, journals and scrapbooks and go digital. Here are a handful of top wedding planning apps designed to inspire you and make planning your wedding enjoyable and stress free.
Planning and invitations
Many couples opt for the modern trend of setting up a website to inform their guests about the details of the wedding. Appy Couple is a great starting point for any newly engaged couple as it gives you the option to share photos and stories with guests, invite them to the wedding and give them a facility to RSVP. As you enter the preliminary planning stages, WeddingHappy is a great organisational app, with countdowns, to-do lists and progress charts it’s the best way to track your planning progress.
Struggling with ideas for your theme, décor or dress? The Knot Wedding Planner is the app for you. From marquee hire in Kent via companies like (http://www.2intents.co.uk) and many others to medieval highland castles, this app will give you unlimited inspiration as well as a facility to save your clippings in a virtual scrapbook.
However big or small your budget, Wedding Budget Calculator will help you manage your funds effectively. Along with reminding you about hidden costs, it offers a facility where you can enter the deposits and outstanding payments left to make to your vendors. Perfect for keeping track of your finances.
The Guardian suggests that a wedding dress is the most important dress of any bride’s life so getting it right is important. Wedding Lookbook allows you to browse a wealth of dresses, save your favourites and even book appointments in bridal boutiques.
A modern twist on the traditional gift list is Zola – a wedding registry app that allows guests to purchase experiences rather than utensils and store vouchers!