Beach Weddings are the wedding trend that’s still ‘IN!’ but how do you make sure yours is the a win win? Panic not, just check out what we’ve got. If you’re planning a beach wedding that you want to be playful, pretty and oh so perfect, we got your back for that expert effect! We’ve got you covered with the must-haves and must have-nots with these super handy tips for planning a beach wedding from our favourite planners 😎⬇︎
9 Super Handy Tips for Planning your Beach Wedding 💖
Research, Research and More Research
A beach wedding requires a lot of homework! Research a lot on Google to check out the best deals and make your dream wedding come true, make sure you book the beach of your choice 6-8 months in advance so that there’s no rush and you get a good deal! Book one that’s less touristy, more quiet, calm and clean. You don’t want to book a beach that’s crowded af and ruin your dream day 🙈
Be a Beach Diva in your Daring Dress
Wear wedges instead of high heels, light garb instead of heavily embellished dresses, and minimal jewelry (think floral jewellery) instead of a LOT of heavy jewelry! You don’t want the sand to play spoilsport and ruin your otherwise picture perfect ‘wedding on the beach’! Yeeesh 😱
Makeup Fit for a WET Look
Make sure you keep the humidity in mind and wear light but, ultra-next level waterproof makeup (Hey, you might be in for a surprise pool plunge as well!) Consider wearing an updo with flowers instead of leaving your hair down, the wind and sand might ruin your gorgeous locks otherwise 😋
Local Love 💖
Make sure you have a style that is local in terms of cuisine as well as the decor! This way, you won’t have to scour for items and your beach wedding might just get a unique and wonderful twist! Make sure you don’t overdo it do, let the beach (and you, of course) be the star of the beach wedding!
Public v/s Private?
If your budget is on the lower side (or if you’d love to be married surrounded with local fanfare) cut costs by grabbing a public beach, ‘coz that’s totally in your reach. But, make sure you book it beforehand! This way you’ll have your dream beach wedding with splendor in the sands.❣️
PS – Make sure you have all the permits in place. You don’t want to go running on the last day.
Look for THE PERFECT wedding photographer!
Look for a photographer who knows their way around the destination. They’ll be able to find hidden haunts and dreamy locations for the perfect destination shoot! Without this, the whole beach wedding would be moot! Think picture perfect photos for the romantic in you! *sigh* 😍
Time it Right
For a beach wedding,make sure you organize it either in the morning or late evening, to make sure you avoid the sweltering heat! The magic of the beach brunches and sunset shaadis is other-worldly!
A beach wedding means that there inevitably will be a lot of breeze. Decor fluttering and giving you a dreamy feel is okay, as long as it doesn’t fly away! So make sure you’ve got all bases covered and strap those precious canopies tight!
PERSONAL Paradise 😇
Go for the cutest personal favours to turn your beach wedding your personalized paradise. Think cute flip-flops, Hangover kits, sunglasses, funky badges /tshirts and more in the welcome hamper and décor.
Psst – Make sure you provide them with a bug-repellent too, and keep local guides handy as well 😇
With these handy tips you’re ready to master the art of planning a beach wedding that’ll blow everyone away (pun intended) Tag your beach bride friends so that they too can easily rock this trend. Tag ’em in the comments below ⬇︎
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