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Monday, July 19, 2010

Wedding Checklist

Here's a wedding checklist that might be of help to all bride-to-be out there.  I hope you find this very useful


Good organization and a proper timetable are crucial elements in planning your dream wedding. Here is a general list of things that should be done and when they should be completed.

12 Months Before the Wedding

Announce the engagement

Select the wedding date and time

Orchestrate meeting of parents and future in-laws

Consult fiancé and all parents regarding the budget and make your budget sheet

Determine number of guests and draw up a guest list with fiancé

Choose and reserve the ceremony and reception sites

Book a wedding coordinator

Develop a record-keeping system for responses and gifts, either on computer or file.

Canvass prospective suppliers such as florists, musicians, choir/soloist, photographers & videographers, caterers, make-up artist, cake, favor manufacturers, etc.
11 Months Before the Wedding

Select ceremony officiant and check his availability

Draw a list of primary sponsors and check their availability

Choose members of the wedding entourage
10 Months Before the Wedding

Decide on color motif and wedding theme

Compile the guest list along with fiancé's mother
9 Months Before the Wedding

Interview and sign a contract with caterer, if necessary

Consult a travel agent regarding honeymoon plans
8 Months Before the Wedding

Choose a designer or a an online store for the bridal gown and gowns for the entourage

Select gown and headpiece

Select entourage's attire - flower girl dresses

Ask mother and fiancé's mother to choose their attire

Schedule gown fitting if necessary
7 Months Before the Wedding

Meet with florist and discuss floral arrangements

Book photographer and videographer

Meet with musicians to select music for both ceremony and reception
6 Months Before the Wedding

Choose and order wedding favors/souvenirs

Choose and order wedding bands and have them engraved

part 2 will be posted tomorrow for 5 Months Before the wedding until the Big Day


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