There is no fidelity in transition, non actual representation but for the idea. It is a kind of a path not the vehicle. This concept of the wireframe should be clearly understood. These help in organizing the information and dealing with the functionality of the design. It is not as if you can remove the skin on the design and you will have a wireframe. Wrong! It is in fact one of the most important aspects of design which you should pay a lot of attention to. This is the place where you will be able to govern the direction and the functionality of the overall device. You will be able to make the small distinctions which make your design different form the next.
Most of the problems novice students will face is in getting the designs on to the table. If their idea is good, their language is poor. If their language is good, they have trouble creating the steps. And those who are adept at both end up with a lot of glitches in their design. Why does this happen? Basically, you could visualize the problem as one who is going to the station, one who is travelling and one who is booking his ticket through an agent. Everyone one of them is going towards their destination. One is already on his way for the matter of fact. One is planning his trip and the other is making his way towards the station where the vehicle is due, in this case the train.
Wire framing is a free place, a kind of kindergarten where you are free to experiment, add and discard. It is a place where there are no restrictions on what you do. This is the strength of the wireframe. It allows you the kind of freedom which you could not even ask for.
So, we understand that these are essentially blueprints, things which are concepts and which will be built in due course. If one were to put the blueprint in front of the actual construction of the building one would not be too far wrong. This will help you to avoid the mistake of starting from too many places all at once. You would suddenly come to a place where there is no continuity at all. These kinds of dead ends could be avoided if you use the wire frame to streamline your work and the utility of material is governed by a common principle.
You follow should certain guidelines however. There is a limit on how far you may use the wireframes. Check tasks, work with the errors till you get the optimum cases, see if there are any bugs in the language, and most of all keep the plan simple.
The wireframe will make it easy to tread the path, but if you are not careful you will be drawn by the allure of the bigger picture, the grand design which seems more powerful and therefore more authentic than the wireframe.