Help! Is Planning A DIY Wedding Really Stressful? BLOG POST

Planning any wedding can be stressful, it’s a huge emotional (and sometimes financial) decision, but it doesn’t have to be stressful. Deciding to get married is a definite commitment, but it should also be one of the happiest days of your life and we believe there isn’t any room for stress on your wedding day.

Read on to find out how to make your special day less stressful at Hargate Hall.

4 ways to make your DIY wedding day stress-free:

  1. Make sure you know what you want.

It can be easy to get swept away with all the things you think you ‘should’ have. Yet, if you can get clear from the start about what you want and how you want your wedding to feel, it can be much easier to stand your ground. You won’t get pulled into directions that take you away from your vision, this is often what causes stress when your day spirals into something you didn’t want. Spend some time clarifying the exact wedding day you want.

  1. Set a clear budget.

There is no doubt about it, money can cause stress – especially when talking about money for a wedding budget. found the average total cost of a wedding in the UK in 2019 was an eye-watering £31,974! There is no need to spend vast amounts of money to get married, but what does matter is setting a budget that’s right for you and your partner. Without creating, and sticking to, a clear budget, you are going to add to your stress levels. The good news, wedding prices at Hargate Hall start from £5,500! Spend some time planning your wedding budget and stick to it!

  1. Create a plan.

Having a clear plan for your wedding day and the lead up will help to reduce your stress. With a plan you won’t be worried about the details, you won’t be carrying around information in your head, it will be detailed on paper, giving you the freedom to know your wedding is under control.

  1. Surround yourself with people you can trust.

One of the best ways to reduce wedding day stress is to use experienced suppliers. They will have attended hundreds of weddings and they’ll be well prepared for all eventualities. They’ll also be able to give you lots of advice and suggestions, helping to make your day flow. Take away stress by surrounding yourself with people who you can trust to get the job done and do it exactly as you’ve asked.

Stress-free weddings at Hargate Hall

If you are looking for a stress-free DIY wedding Hargate Hall could be the perfect place for you. Getting married at Hargate Hall means you are in control, the decisions sit with you, you can remove stress by knowing you get to decide how the day plans out. You won’t be forced into set start or finish times or specific suppliers. This means you don’t have to follow a more traditional plan. You can break the rules and have the day you truly want.

We’d love to talk more about how we can help to make your wedding stress-free. You can call us on 01298 872591. Or email us at with your wedding ideas and we’ll do what we can to help, or we can put you in touch with our long list of expert suppliers. Come and enjoy your stress-free wedding at Hargate Hall.