WEDDINGS
12/03/2011 01:29 pm ET Updated Dec 03, 2011

Wedding Tips: Experts Share Their Wedding Day Must-Haves

Every bride wants her wedding day to be memorable, but let's be honest: navigating the wedding world is anything but easy. With so much to take into consideration, it can be challenging to figure out what will make your Big Day special -- especially if you're on a budget.

So in order to help identify the true priorities, we asked top wedding professionals: what's the ONE thing couples should do to set their weddings apart, and asked them to give us a "budget" and a "blowout" version of their wedding must-haves.

From event designers to caterers -- including celeb wedding planners Sharon Sacks, who planned Kim Kardashian's wedding (don't blame her for the divorce!) to Preston Bailey (his clientele include Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones) -- they've given us their best advice, tips and tricks for making the Big Day special.

Whether you're looking to save or splurge, these wedding day items and practices will guide you toward wedding day bliss.

Click through the slideshow below to find out the one thing you need to make your wedding day perfect.

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