Our tick-list of essential W-day questions
...VENUE Are you available on our date? Are you licensed for civil ceremonies? How many guests can we have to each part of our day? Exactly what’s in our package? What’s the cancellation policy? Will we have exclusive use? Is there guest accommodation, and is it discounted? Do you have mandatory suppliers? ...CATERERS Do you provide glassware, crockery and silverware? Is there an extra cost for serving staff? Do you have a separate menu for photographers/suppliers? How many weddings are you catering for on the day? Have you worked here before? Will you handle the table names and place setting? Can we have a menu tasting? Can you cater for vegetarians/ guests with food allergies? ...BOUTIQUE Will I need to book an appointment? How long is the appointment? Who should I bring with me? What should I wear? How far in advance do I need to order my dress? What’s the adjustments fee? How many fittings will I have? When can I collect my dress? ...FLORIST What flowers are in season? What notice do you need? Can you install the flowers at our venue on the day? Do you provide vases and containers, or will we need to? What bouquet suits my dress? ...PHOTOGRAPHER What style of photography do you specialise in? Do you have insurance? What happens if you’re ill or your equipment fails? When can we see the images? Will we have a pre-wedding photo shoot? Will there be additional travel/ accommodation/food costs? How long will you be there? Who holds image copyright? ...CAKEMAKER What size cake do we need? What fillings can you offer? Can we try samples? Will you provide a stand? Can you cater for allergies? When will it be delivered? How do we store the cake? How long will the cake last? ...ENTERTAINERS Can you play requests? How long will your set be? How much space will you need on the night? What do you need in terms of power supply and sockets?