Planning your wedding can be a blast, but it's easy to get swallowed by the maelstrom of budgeting, decisions and details. Luckily, your iPhone is the next best thing to having a wedding planner. From brainstorming to immortalizing the milestones, these 7 apps will keep you inspired and organized.
1. The Knot Ultimate Wedding Planner
If you haven't checked out TheKnot.com, their companion app is sure to suck you in. This amazing, free app lets you browse inspiration boards, keep track of a detailed to-do list and budget like a pro. Its clean interface is packed with tools and layers of organization to keep everything tidy.
Pinterest's devoted fans have good reasons to gloat. Their wedding and beauty boards are overflowing with inspiration for brides-to-be, and you can pin your favorite images from across the web. Their boards are also a gold mine of tutorials for DIY weddings. Don't forget to follow il Tulipano!
3. Wedding Registry
Gone are the days when you are limited to one or two stores for your registry. Wedding Registry lets you build and send out a master list. Add items from any website and scan barcodes at your favorite stores. The app will automatically categorize your choices for you and keeps track of what's been purchased.
4. Wedding Party
Wedding Party is unique in the sea of wedding apps. This attractive app collects photos from all your wedding events, from the engagement party all the way to the reception, in one place. Guests you invite to your private site can access your album, upload photos, add fun comments and keep track of upcoming events.
5. The Wedding Photographer
Can't afford a professional photographer? This app will turn you or a willing friend into a wedding photo pro. Ten comprehensive tutorials will walk you through using major photo editing software to get the effects you want. It's also loaded with tips on using your camera and composing the perfect shot, and the app's developer is happy to answer questions.
6. Family Quick Sit
After you've booked the perfect venue and catering, it's time to tackle seating. Family Quick Sit will take the guesswork out of one of the most dreaded wedding tasks. It keeps track of considerations such as families, age groups and even the shape of your tables.
7. myPANTONE Wedding & Events
If you have an iPad, don't miss this professional wedding planner favorite. myPANTONE Wedding is a breathtaking style board app that lets you coordinate all aspects of your wedding. Choose from over 200 Pantone colors as your starting point and dive into The Dessy Group's beautiful wedding products to fill in the details. You can share your boards and even save them as images to use on other sites.
Don't let planning leave you frazzled. The tools you need can be right at your fingertips. Arm you iPhone with the right apps, and it will become your new best friend.