There are so many steps involved in planning a wedding. From choosing the perfect date to finding a venue that can host the ceremony that you’ve long been dreaming about, and perfecting your centerpieces, wedding planning can a very involved process. For couples that are just starting out on their journey of putting their big day together, the process can seem extremely daunting. But one of the best ways to get your wedding planning off on the right start is to pick up tips from those who have gone through the journey themselves. Parade talked to a mix of former brides and wedding industry experts to bring you this guide to 50 do’s and don’ts to consider when planning your upcoming wedding for the best wedding planning tips.