We all know that planning a wedding can be the hassle to end all hassles what with needing to ensure you have all the right trimmings, dress, and – if you come from a big family – all the aunts, uncles and cousins on the guestlist. Many people these days are opting for smaller, more intimate weddings, but if your cultural background dictates a huge soiree, it can be difficult to cast off tradition in favour of modernity. Indian weddings are always a huge affair with glitzy gold trimmed sarees, enormous guest lists and delectable cuisine that will be remembered for years. If you’re planning a wedding of this calibre and style, check out these top tips for creating the wedding to remember.
Finding the perfect photographer can be difficult, especially when you’re looking for someone who understands the customs and traditions associated with an Indian wedding that you will want to look back on for years to come. If you’re looking for Indian wedding photography London, you can find a number of options of photographers who will be willing to make your dream day your dream come true – from start to finish, including being willing to move all over the city to suit your needs.
If you’re having a traditional Indian wedding with mountains of family and friends attending, you want a venue that can hold everyone – and their jovial spirits! No one parties better than at an Indian wedding, so you want a venue that has everything you need under one roof. Prestigious venues like the Landmark Hotel, the Dorchester (with their 500 person banquet hall!) or Claridges – one of the most sought after spaces in London, are all exquisite spaces with traditional trappings sure to impress even your most discerning of guests.
Of course what’s a wedding of any kind without the food? Many venues across the city offer their own services in terms of preparing your wedding breakfast including canapes, cheesboards, midnight lunches and more so it shouldn’t be surprising to know that most venues will work with you and their highly skilled staff to create the menu that you want. After all – it’s your special day, and many will work with you and your spouse-to-be to make it your day your way.
With London being one of the party capitals of the world, it’s easy to find the perfect DJ with the perfect playlist for your special day. Many DJs will work with you and have special musical programmes designed to make your day special and unique. You can choose all your own music for the ceremony, entrances and then let the DJ choose the best party songs to end the night on the dance floor. At the end of the day – London is awash with DJs, so you are sure to find the perfect one for you and your needs!
So if you’re planning the ultimate Indian wedding experience for the coming year or two, hopefully this short guide has helped you get an idea of what there is on offer in London to have the wedding you’ve always dreamt of.