What else can Wedding Planners do?

"Wedding coordinators are one of the most critical components of an amazing wedding day, but you may not even realize the full scope of wedding planner duties. Beyond their incredible advice, guidance, and organization, a wedding planner can handle all—and we mean all— the little things many couples need an extra hand to cover.

So what does a wedding planner do? We picked the brain of wedding planner Erin McLean of McLean Events in Raleigh, North Carolina and she’s breaking down 16 things you probably had no idea your wedding planner could actually pull off.

Check out this list of all of the wedding planner duties that can help make your nuptials an absolute breeze.

Develop Design Elements

Often times, when couples hear “wedding planner” and immediately think logistics and coordination. But even more than that, most full-service wedding planner duties include design services to help couples select color palettes, decor, rentals, lighting, and an overall aesthetic that carries throughout their entire event.

Initiate Family Mediation

“Weddings can highlight family dynamics that cause heightened emotions,” Erin says. “Often times it’s my job to work on finding compromises and hold conversations that need to happen. Usually, a simple clarification needs to happen so that everyone gets on the same page!”

Manage Wedding Finances

Not only can a wedding planner help you develop and oversee your budget, but they keep track of when your payments are due so no deadline ever gets missed."

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