Please, add your first item to the wishlist

Home  •  Blog   •  The Bride’s Survival Guide: How Long Distance Couples Plan Their Wedding

The Bride’s Survival Guide: How Long Distance Couples Plan Their Wedding

It is not new in our society to have couples that are living away from each other. They are often called the long-distance couples or couples that are having a long-distance relationship, but wearing wedding dress and trying to know that it is still not impossible. They might be cities or provinces away from each other, but there are also couples that are countries away from each other. The situation they are in is not easy because they got no time to spend with each other physically. There are also misunderstandings that are caused by uneven communication with each other.

There are a lot of reasons why they are away from one another. One is that their family is originally living in a place that is far from another, and they just meet in a commonplace, event, or situation they used to have. Another is that they just met and got to know each other on the internet due to emerging technology nowadays.

It can be work-related reasons when one of them needs to go to a far place to make a living. These are just a few of the reasons why there are couples that experience long-distance relationships.

But even long-distance couples deserve to have their wedding. Sometimes, when married, they have the chance to live with each other and spend more time physically. While others want to have their wedding so that even they are away from each other, they would have more assurance in their relationship. And others just want to have their wedding to start making their dreams with each other happen.

Their main problem is that how would they plan and prepare for their wedding if they are away from each other. Given this situation, there are still a lot of ways on how would they plan for their wedding.

  • Ask for help and guidance from their families.

Families of both the man and woman can do a lot of ways that can help the couple is planning for their wedding. They can suggest things that would be an ingredient to make the wedding a successful one. The couple just needs to be open to their family’s suggestions.

They can also ease the sad feelings of the couple when they are away from each other. Families can help them by giving them the assurance and support that everything will be possible and successful even though the couple is away from each other.

  • Communicate with each other from time to time.

Communication will always be the best way to strengthen the relationship of couples who are in a long-distance relationship. And when they are planning for a wedding, they should always keep their communication open with each other because it will help them to plan more effectively.

Couples nowadays are somewhat lucky because they got to communicate with each other more often because of the new technologies invented. Before, couples send letters to each other which would take a lot of time. But now, with just one click, couples can talk to each other even when they are separated by long distance.

  • Look and search for the best wedding ideas.

Some couples do have their dream wedding and can use this when they are planning for their big day. But other couples prefer to browse the internet or articles that have ideas for a wedding.

Long-distance couples can search for ideas even when they are away from each other. They need to come up with one concrete plan for everything in their wedding because it will help to lessen the chance of having misunderstandings or conflict.

  • Have a wedding coordinator to assist them.

It is up to the decision of the couples if they will be hiring a wedding coordinator. Wedding Coordinators are the persons that are assigned to facilitate the before, during, and after the wedding work. But this would require additional fees for your wedding budget.

But it is ideal for long-distance couples to have their wedding coordinators. So that there are people to help them even when they are away from each other. This can also lessen up the couple’s burden if they have other works to do. And wedding coordinators can assist them in every plan they want happening on their wedding day.

  • Budget their money for the wedding.

Even when the couple is away from each other, they always have to consider that they would need money for their wedding day. Some of them work in different places to save money for their wedding day.

Money is one of the main causes of why couples have misunderstandings. But they always need to help each other in budgeting their money for the wedding costs so that they will not face any problems when the wedding is near.

  • Plan for the immediate time to be with each other

Modern technologies are always helpful for those people who have long-distance relationships. But it will be more ideal for a couple to plan their wedding with each other physically. This can help them to communicate with others more effectively and to lessen their misunderstandings.

Some couples prefer to plan their wedding together. That is why they should plan for the immediate time to be with each other to plan for their wedding. There are couples who first save up money before having their wedding, which is a recommended way for all long-distance couples.

Moving on, if you would like to learn wedding tips, do not hesitate to click on this link: https://www.callablanche.com/post/the-ultimate-brides-survival-guide/

  • Supporting and understanding each other

As they say, understanding will always be the key to a better relationship. Long-distance couples should always be understanding of the situation that they are in. And they need to understand that planning for a wedding when they are away from each other is not going to be easy, but would be effective when they support each other.

Supporting the partner’s opinion for their wedding day is also effective when planning for a wedding. Especially to those who are far from each other, a supportive partner would always help to make the dreams come true, including the wedding dreams.


Photo by Dương Hữu

Photo by Carly Rae Hobbins

Photo by Pablo Heimplatz


Share and Enjoy

Leave a reply