The hardest party about planning any event (especially a wedding) is narrowing down the guest list. Your friends and family will have opinions about who should and should not be invited. And let’s face it nobody wants hurt feelings if you decide not to invite certain people, but in reality it comes down to budget and space. Once you get the guest list written down, you will be able to determine a venue and really get the party planning process started. Above you will find a chart that may help you compile your guest list quickly. By following the arrows and I am sure you will have more clarity of which individuals will be receiving an invitation.