Survey: 6 in 10 Single Women Already Planned Aspects of Their Wedding

Survey: 6 in 10 Single Women Already  Planned Aspects of Their Wedding
Fri 28-02-2014

A new survey shows that 6 in 10 single women have already planned aspects of their wedding,  including choosing the dress they will wear and the flowers they'll carry on the big day.

The study revealed nearly two thirds of single females said there are certain aspects of their wedding they have had planned since they were a little girl.

Nearly half of the 600 single women polled have decided which of her friends will be bridesmaids - a decision which is typically made at the tender age of 18.

The survey found that the average single girl starts thinking about elements of her wedding at the tender age of 13 with one in 10 even starting to save money for the big day.

A spokeswoman for Interflora said: ''This research shows just how important a woman's wedding day is to them."

''Even those who haven't yet got a partner have a clear idea of the type of wedding they would like."

''If you have attended the weddings of close friends and family it's hard not to be inspired and start envisaging how you would like your own big day."

The poll found %13 of women have narrowed down the exact month they would like their nuptials to take place, and %27 have decided on a particular season.

Percentage of single women who have decided on the following wedding decisions:

Selected the type of wedding dress 49%

Thought about the honeymoon destination 32%

Selected bridesmaids 31%

Chosen the flowers 23%

Decided on your hairstyle 20%

Chosen the wedding venue  20%

Thought about the menu choices 17%

Thought about favors 15%

Deciding on the cake 12%

Chosen the church 12%

Thought about the vows 12%

Decided on the hymns 9%

Decided on a exact date 6%

Source: Western Daily Press