Wedding Programs have become more of an optional stationery item for couples planning weddings today. While some couples see them as just another paper piece that stationery companies are trying to sell, a wedding program really does serve an important purpose on your wedding day.
A wedding program is not a required element for your wedding day, but ask just about any professional wedding planner and I’m confident they will tell you that creating a warm and inviting experience for your guests should be a primary focus throughout your entire wedding planning process. A wedding program is definitely one of the easiest ways to help your guests feel welcome and even involved with your wedding. Wedding Ceremony Programs are a great way to help your guests understand any customary or special traditions included in your ceremony as well as introduce them to everyone in the wedding party. They are also a great place to add in extra details about the events throughout the day.
Contrary to what engaged couples may think, creating a great wedding program for your guests doesn’t have to be complicated, time-consuming or even overly expensive. They key is to keep things simple and practical.
While there are no hard and fast rules about what to include in your ceremony program, you will find suggestions below to consider. Some will be fairly obvious while others are more optional depending on your own personal preferences.
Hopefully this is a helpful start for your wedding program planning to get you on your way. Wedding programs don’t have to be complicated or difficult to create and with so many options available, they don’t have to be expensive either. Your guests will enjoy getting a little preview of what to expect for the day as well as feel more included by getting a little glimpse into the people standing up front with you.
If you want more information on wedding programs, need inspiration or want to shop program designs, see the links below. Happy Planning!
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