In the long list of destination wedding planning to-do’s, there is usually one task which tends to be overlooked at first, but becomes crucial as the wedding date gets closer. Your wedding table seating plan!
After you know exactly who’s coming to your destination wedding, comes the unenviable job of placing them at specific tables. Some of the groupings will pick themselves – for example, family, work colleagues, school friends. Others might be less convenient, particularly if a person is attending with no partner or colleague, in which case you might have to shoehorn them into a table where you believe they will be best suited. And there are those really delicate situations like figuring out where to seat divorced parents or step parents.
You can let your guests fend for themselves but it can create some awkward situations that both you and your guests can do without. To help you navigate all the do’s and don’ts of wedding table seating planning, I’m sharing this awesome infographic by Commins & Co. It highlighting some of the potential pitfalls of wedding table seating planning and suggests ways in which you can overcome them.
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Here at Destination Wedding Details, we’ve seen it all: weddings at the beach, in the mountains, in the desert, and in pretty much every country. ALL beautiful, mind you… but through our years of observing what exactly makes for a GREAT wedding, we’ve surmised this: it must be FUN for you and your guests. So, ask yourself this: what city is more fun than New Orleans? Read our full post to discover when, where and how to get married in NOLA.
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How do you tell your guests they’re about to embark on the most magical trip of their lives? With the most unique beach wedding invitations, of course! We got these stunning “Invitations in a Bottle” sent to us in the mail and were blown away! This is probably the most fun way to set the tone and make an impression when you announce your destination wedding.
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