Wedding is a grand occasion that requires thorough preparations for the actual ceremony and for the management of the guests. There are innumerable dimensions of culture and traditions that need to be taken care of in all respects. The families and friends of the bride and groom take up the resonant responsibilities; however, there are always few fundamental and core tasks that need to be taken up by the bride and groom themselves. Many of these duties are the courtesy customs and bear much value; like the groom choosing the dresses of his men including the best man. Groom’s role also extends to making some exclusive decisions and arrangements of vital type. Let’s read about the groom’s role in planning of wedding.
Wedding planning involves all the aspects. However, the groom takes care of the specialty catering and icons like the wedding rings and dresses among others. Here is the discussion about such icons -
Dresses for the groomsmen and his best man
It is the courtesy obligation as also the duty of the groom to make all arrangements regarding the wedding day dresses for all his groomsmen. He has to also select an exclusive dress for his best man who will be then guiding him for the groomsmen attires. Their dresses are the important part of the main wedding day planning and define the fervour and glam quotients of the groom and company.
The wedding rings
The wedding rings are something really special for the bride and groom and therefore selection and buying of the rings is among the special responsibilities of groom. He is required to have it done before time. Groom and bride should try making the selection of the rings and then get them customized.
Arrangements for the rehearsal dinner
This is an age old tradition that is more practiced in North Americas. The groom’s family is required to throw a dinner party where the guests and family of both (bride and groom) take part as a mark of building intimacies and goodwill. It is always good that the groom take lead in extending the invitations. He should arrange gifts for the guests including a special one for the bride.
Post wedding, thanksgiving gifts are as a tradition given to the guests and friends. However, these gifts need to be procured and gift wrapped before the wedding function itself. The best man could aid the groom in arranging the gifts.
Groom’s speech means a lot at the time of wedding ceremony! The guests listen to his words and the bride is really concerned as what he would say for her. There has to be a balance of affection and grace as also the thanksgiving towards all; especially the best man, family members and celebrant.
The wedding limo selection
The groom has to take the initiative regarding the wedding vehicles hire, particularly the wedding limo that would be used by him to carry his bride.
Planning a honeymoon package
This is something ultimate for the bride and groom after the hustle and bustle of wedding ceremony. A bride expects her groom to make the best arrangements.