Your wedding vendor team can make or break your wedding. They’re the ones who will help you bring your vision to reality. Forever Bridal has brought a comprehensive list of wedding vendors. The best professionals are brought together so you can pick the ones which you deem are the right fit for your wedding.

If you’re new at this and don’t know which vendors you’ll need, we’ll help you with that. Here’s a general list of wedding vendors categories that you can streamline based on the kind of wedding that you intend to have. Your input is very necessary here because it’s your wedding. You can also add more vendors to this list if the sort of wedding ceremony you’re having requires that of you.

  • Wedding Planner

A wedding planner is essential, especially in trying times like these. They’ll help you take the stress off wedding planning and make things easier for you. They’re very vital for the success of your wedding.  Some brides say its the best over all money spent.  Some Wedding Planners that you can use locally, Bustled Event Planning, Sincerely Weddings, Timeless Events and to see more check out the wedding planning page.  You will also want to get a Wedding Organizer to keep all your wedding documents safe in one place.  Its is recommended to use a 3 ring binder as it makes it easier to add and remove pages.  You will be amazed on how much stuff will end up being in there.

  • Your Wedding Venue

Where will you be holding your wedding ceremony and reception? Have you contacted them yet? Your wedding venue is also an essential part of your wedding planning. Basically everything revolves around the venue.  Once you secure your venue, the timeline for your wedding will begin to fall in place.  So make sure you confirm that first.

  • Hair and Makeup Professionals

They’ll help you look and feel amazing on your big day, so they’re as important as the rest of your vendor team. With all the videos and photos that will shot on that day, it’s best you hire experts who have a wealth of experience and talent. Some of your favorite moments of the day will be captured here while getting your Hair and Makeup done.  Its a magical time with your closest friends and family surrounding you.

  • Photographer and Videographer

You don’t want to leave this to chance.  Your images of your wedding will be cherished for a life time.  Pictures are mediums to preserve your wedding forever so it’s imperative you hire a professional photographer whose style falls in line with what you want, to capture your moment how you want it to be remembered; the same applies to the videographer. You’ll need these professionals to document your wedding memories so you can relive and share that day in the future.

  • Music Professionals

Great wedding entertainment is always a good thing, well a great thing. You can choose to either go with a wedding DJ or a Band. Both have their benefits so its a personal choice.  Most of your guest will remember the entertainment.  Its a very big part of the reception.  When you meet with them, see who you vibe with, look for experience and who you feel will deliver the best entertainment for you.

  • Florist

A florist will handle anything that involves flowers for your wedding. Tending to your bouquet, your flower décor, and your centerpieces are their job. They know what is best flower wise for the time of the year your wedding will take place. Experienced florists will make your wedding look and smell amazing.

  • Caterer/Cake Baker

Your wedding menu is essential. It’s no secret that food is the one thing most people look forward to when attending a wedding.  So choose wisely.  The food is what your guests will be talking about.  Its the center peace of the reception. When meeting with your Caterer make sure you have a solid time line in place for them.

Who doesn’t like cake.  Cakes have become edible art while telling a story.  There are so many flavors to choose from and one of the best wedding planning meetings is of course, the cake tasting.

  • Officiant

An officiant officiates at your wedding if you’re not having a church ceremony, many of which become mentors as well.  Be sure to contact one.

  • Jeweler

Picking out your wedding bands is a special time in your life.  The symbol that represents your love for ever.  You’ll need a jeweler for your some of your bridal fashion pieces, bridesmaid and groomsmen gifts.

  • Rental Company

Depending on your venue, you might need to rent things like your linens, serving pieces, tables, chairs, tents, dance floors, etc.  A rental company will cater to your needs.  Some times its overwhelming to go in to a show room to choose your items.  Tip: have your color

  • A Transportation Company

You may want to transport guests to your event or just your wedding party and yourselves, so secure the services f a good and trusted transportation company.

Have you been looking for where you can get the best vendors and professionals for your wedding? Forever Bridal Weddings is here to answer that. we have a comprehensive list of wedding vendors that attend our wedding shows.  You can visit any one of them, or at our offices located at Midtown Place 3708 Benson Drive, Raleigh, NC 27609, or call us on 919-873-1700.