Planning a Wedding During the COVID-19 Pandemic
by Sarah Cermak July 19
From one corona bride to another, our wedding editorial director, Hanna, shares her tips for planning a wedding during the COVID-19 pandemic!
Planning and the Pandemic
Vendors have worked incredibly hard to keep wedding planning a fun and exciting experience. Even amidst the shutdowns and the new regulations, we have seen vendors come up with new and creative ways to keep their doors open and continue to make couples’ wedding dreams come true! Whether that be finding new ways to allow couples to do cake tastings, virtual wedding dress shopping, or even video chatting your officiant during the ceremony, we’ve seen people pull together to create the most special days for couples during the pandemic.
Don’t forget that you are not alone! There are couples all over the world experiencing the same thing, but we have continued to see love overcome even the most difficult moments. At the end of it all, you will be married to your spouse, and what could be better than that? We know that it can be devastating to have to adjust your expectations for your big day, but it comes down to the love between you and your partner, and there is nothing that can stop you from celebrating that!
Since the onset of the pandemic, brides have felt less pressure to create the perfect wedding. We have seen new trends and ideas that make weddings unique to the couple and to this season. Embrace the opportunity to face your wedding with more creativity and imagination than you may have before. There are no rules! It’s your day and at the end of it remember to take it one day at a time and keep your eyes on the big picture! Find ways to treat yourself and make this season a time of fun and excitement!
With all the chaos of the pandemic, a wedding planner can help alleviate the stress of planning your wedding. Now, almost a year after the beginning of the pandemic, wedding planners have figured out ways to continue to make your wedding day special and fun while still being cautious and safe! Reach out to a wedding planner and utilize their skill and expertise while planning in this crazy time! They can make the process much smoother and stress-free!