Determining your wedding style - Part 1

Before picking any vendors or deciding on any colors or decor, it is important to determine your wedding style.  This starts by taking your ideal dream wedding and the weddings you are drawn toward and pulling the details that appeal to you.

Start with the time of year - What season do you prefer?

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

What is your wedding personality?  What kind of wedding photos are you drawn toward?  (You can pick more than one)

  • Modern
  • Fun/Party
  • Casual/Rustic
  • Retro/Vintage
  • Glamorous
  • Asian/Zen
  • Old-fashioned
  • Floral/Outdoor
  • Elegant

Have you always dreamed of a fairytale dress or of everyone having a great party?  For every couple there are some items or events that are more important than others.  These answers will help determine where you should put your focus and your money.

Rank these in order of importance:


  • Wedding Dress/Tuxedo
  • Photography
  • Flowers/Decorations
  • Ceremony
  • Honeymoon
  • Reception

Think about your ceremony.  Where do you picture your ceremony taking place?



  • Family church
  • Historic church
  • Small chapel
  • Garden
  • Rustic - Cabin/Fireplace
  • Beach
  • Backyard/Outdoors


Stay tuned for Part 2