The bestselling wedding planning guide—now updated! Congratulations, you're planning a wedding! Besides obtaining a fancy tuxedo and a stunning gown, organizing a wedding ceremony takes creativity, planning, and diplomacy. The whole ordeal can seem overwhelming at first, but with lots of guidance, you'll plan a wedding people will remember for ages. Wedding Planning For Dummies demystifies and simplifies all the details that go into the Big Day, providing inspiration and innovative ideas to personalize your wedding celebration and, of course, make it fun for everyone--especially you! Expert wedding planner Marcy Blum walks you step-by-step through everything you'll encounter as you plan your wedding, from choosing a reception site to picking a photographer—and everything in between. 20% new and updated content Keep track of expenses with a wedding budget Negotiate contracts and surf online for wedding deals Get those pesky financial technicalities out of the way Plan a weekend wedding, a themed wedding, same sex wedding, and other celebrations Plan for various wedding customs and rites Throw a great reception with music, food, drink, and cake The 4-1-1 on the latest and greatest trends in wedding registries, rings, photos, and the honeymoon Packed with tips for saving money and common kitsch you should avoid, this is the ultimate guide to satisfying everyone on the Big Day—while making all of your fairytale dreams come true.
Introduction 1 Part I: First Things First 7 Chapter 1: First Steps to a Wedding to Remember 9 Chapter 2: Avoiding Those Wedding-Bill Blues 23 Chapter 3: Making It All Legal 39 Part II: Be Our Guest 51 Chapter 4: Venue Victories: Finding the Ideal Location 53 Chapter 5: By Invitation Only 73 Chapter 6: The Weekend Wedding 107 Chapter 7: Creating a Foolproof Wedding-Day Schedule 119 Chapter 8: Other Creative Celebrations 129 Part III: Ceremony Survival Guide 141 Chapter 9: Attending to Your Attendants 143 Chapter 10: Sensational Ceremonies 159 Chapter 11: Selecting the Perfect Florist and Arrangements 191 Chapter 12: Music to Get Married By 207 Part IV: A Rousing Reception 215 Chapter 13: Get Up and Dance 217 Chapter 14: What’s on the Menu? 231 Chapter 15: Let’s Drink to That 247 Chapter 16: A Piece of Cake 265 Chapter 17: Setting the Stage 275 Part V: Gifts, Garb, Pics, and Trips 299 Chapter 18: Greed Expectations and Registry Realities 301 Chapter 19: And the Bride Wore 313 Chapter 20: Rings That Rock 347 Chapter 21: For Posterity: Photos and Videos 359 Chapter 22: Handling the Honeymoon 377
Marcy Blum (New York, NY), is the co-author of previous editions and a world-renowned event planner who has orchestrated lavish functions for Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick, Billy Joel and Katie Lee, the Rockefeller family, and Regis and Joy Philbin. Blum is recognized by such publications as New York magazine, who named Marcy their first (and only) "Best Wedding Planner." She frequently contributes her expertise in food, entertaining and decorating as a writer for InStyle Weddings, Town & Country, and?Modern Bride. Blum is often featured and called upon as an industry leader for Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, People, and Brides, and has hosted segments on?The Today Show, Good Morning America, Live! With Regis and Kelly, Dateline and Top Chef.
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