The Best Gifts To Give Yourself For Your Wedding | Pretty Pear Bride

The Best Gifts To Give Yourself For Your Wedding

Planning a wedding as a plus size bride can often be incredibly overwhelming. People will spend weeks of their lives putting all of the energy they have into this, only to find themselves exhausted when the big day finally rolls around. Of course, throughout all of this work, you will have been thinking about everyone else who will be attending your wedding. While there is nothing wrong with this, it’s also worth thinking about yourself a little as you go through this process. Let’s take a look at some of the gifts you can give yourself for your special day.

A Memory

Making memories is always a big element of a wedding day. People will take photos and videos, and you will have loads of little souvenirs to remind you of the fun you’ve had. You can turn your memories into something far more special than digital images, though, and looking at traditional methods can be a great way to achieve this goal. Portrait painting has long been a popular way to capture a memory, and using this for your wedding can be a great way to make sure that you have something truly unique to look back on in the future.

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The Food

Creating a wedding menu can be difficult, with a lot of people struggling to find options that will please everyone. Of course, though, you don’t need to please all of your guests with the food you provide, and this is a great chance to embrace the things you love. For example, it’s becoming increasingly common for people to choose food trucks or restaurants from their local area to cater their wedding. While this will mean you’re eating food you’ve had before, it can be a great way to bring some of your favorite dishes into the fold, all without having to spend loads of money in the process. Most people are happy to eat what they are given at a wedding.

The People

Finally, as the last area to consider, it’s time to think about the people that attend your wedding. People often get bogged down worrying about the size of their wedding, finding it hard to invite everyone without filling their space. If you can’t fit everyone in, though, it could be worth looking for ways to increase the size of your event, as the people that attend will be far more important than a specific building or location. Of course, though, this can be harder than you might expect, and you may need to look at holding a separate event for everyone who can’t come to the main one.

Making your wedding perfect is a challenge, and a lot of people ignore their own desires as they go through this. You don’t need to impress anyone or prove anything; you just want to have a memorable wedding. 

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Shafonne Myers is a certified wedding and event planner who longed for bridal inspiration that looked like her. She has created a website and magazine that brings bridal inspiration to plus size brides. She does speaking engagements educating the world about plus size brides and self confidence.
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About the author
Shafonne Myers is a certified wedding and event planner who longed for bridal inspiration that looked like her. She has created a website and magazine that brings bridal inspiration to plus size brides. She does speaking engagements educating the world about plus size brides and self confidence.