Conceptual Project

2023

A website that provides information to help plan, book, and organize shared expenses for group bachelorette trip.

Conceptual Project

2023

A website that provides information to help plan, book, and organize shared expenses for group bachelorette trip.

Conceptual Project

2023

A website that provides information to help plan, book, and organize shared expenses for group bachelorette trip.

Conceptual Project

2023

A website that provides information to help plan, book, and organize shared expenses for group bachelorette trip.

Products & Deliverables

Travel Website Design

Products & Deliverables

Travel Website Design

Products & Deliverables

Travel Website Design

Products & Deliverables

Travel Website Design

How might we help a maid of honor facilitate the group travel plans of a bachelorette trip?

How might we help a maid of honor facilitate the group travel plans of a bachelorette trip?

How might we help a maid of honor facilitate the group travel plans of a bachelorette trip?

Project Overview

Planning a bachelorette party is loads of fun, but it can also be quite a challenge when it comes to organizing everything for a group of friends. That's where this UX design case study comes in. We're going to take you through the process of creating a website that makes planning bachelorette parties with your pals a breeze. You'll see how I've designed a user-friendly platform to simplify the planning process and make the whole experience more enjoyable. Join us as I break down the steps and show you how I've made planning unforgettable bachelorette parties less stressful.

The key goal was to create a user-centric website tailored to the unique requirements of planning and booking bachelorette party getaways. As a part of my UX Design Certificate program, I embarked on this project to explore the intricacies of designing for a specialized market while ensuring a user-friendly experience and an engaging interface.

My Role

In this project, I assumed the role of the user interface designer, which was a part of my coursework in the User Interface Design class. My primary responsibility was to craft the visual elements and layout of the website, ensuring it met both aesthetic and usability standards. Additionally, I played a crucial role in enhancing the overall user experience by designing intuitive navigation, engaging interfaces, and a visually appealing design to cater to the specific needs of planning bachelorette party getaways.

Defining the Key Pain Points

Before I jumped into designing, I collected and distilled down the specific key points and challenge areas, which I wanted to change and improve on compared to other holiday and travel planning apps:

  1. Context: Bachelorette parties often involve complex planning, including accommodations, activities, and group coordination.

  2. Pain Points: Planners face challenges in finding suitable destinations, coordinating with multiple attendees, and ensuring a memorable experience.

  3. Challenges: Creating a platform that caters to diverse preferences while maintaining a sense of unity within the group

The Process - from Ideas to Execution

Wireframes

User Journey Mapping

Key Design Features

  1. Collaborative Dashboard: A centralized dashboard for party organizers to coordinate schedules, manage budgets, and make collective decisions.

  2. Real-time Chat: An interactive chat system for seamless communication and decision-making among the party planning team.

  3. Voting Mechanism: A collaborative voting feature to streamline decision-making and choose destinations and activities.

  4. Booking Integration: Integration with booking services to simplify the reservation process and secure the best deals for the group.

End Results

Design Patterns:

  1. Card-Based Design: To present information in an easily digestible format, I employed card-based design patterns. Each card represented a destination or activity option, making it simple for users to compare and choose.

  2. Progressive Disclosure: Given the complexity of planning a bachelorette party, I implemented progressive disclosure, gradually revealing additional options and features as users progressed through the planning process, preventing overwhelm.

  3. Floating Action Button (FAB): The FAB design pattern was used strategically to provide quick access to essential actions like creating a poll or adding an activity, enhancing user convenience.

  4. Master-Detail Pattern: For detailed information on destinations and activities, I implemented the master-detail pattern, allowing users to dive deeper into their options while maintaining an overview.

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