1. Enjoy the moment
You only get this opportunity to be engaged, so take some time to celebrate your love. Plan a dinner with close friends and family. Indulge in these moments, because once planning starts time goes by quickly!
2. Create an account on Wedding Bean
You just at the start of your wedding planning journey, and we suggest getting as much FREE help as you can! When you sign up on Wedding Bean, you can create a profile, see a wedding planning checklist, and eventually find vendors on there that you want to work with locally in Northern California.
3. Choose your wedding party
You’ve got a lot of planning to do, so it’s really important to surround yourself with people who are going to support you throughout this journey. They’re going to be so excited when you ask them to be a part of your big day!
4. Start venue shopping!
We think this part is super fun, because this is where you can really start dreaming big about what you want your big day to look like. Pick your top ten, book tours, and start visiting. There’s no need to feel stressed about your decision. Listen to your gut. It’s always right!
5. Pick a date
Now that you’ve taken the time to celebrate, share with friends, and find a venue, you can choose a date! This is a big step. After you have a date, you can start choosing all the vendors you want to work with.
The start of your wedding planning is so much fun! Soak up all the newly engaged moments. You’ll enjoy every bit of it!