Wedding Planning Checklist With Images


Wedding Planning Checklist
12 Months Before
Announce your engagement to family and friends and plan an engagement party
Place an engagement announcement in your local newspaper
Sign up for a wedding website to keep your guests informed about event details, area information, etc.
Work on the budget
Consider purchasing wedding planning software to organize everything, or hire a wedding planner to
help secure contracts, etc.
C hoose a wedding date – select a few days in case your first choice is booked
Choose a location and reserve your ceremony and reception site(s)
Begin a rough guest list and compile current addresses
Decide on who you’d like to have as your attendants, including your maid of honor and best man
Begin shopping for your wedding gown
Attend a local bridal show or two and jot down notes about any vendors you really liked
Purchase a wedding planning organizer or calendar to keep track of important dates and appointments
(fittings, showers, etc.)
6-9 Months Before
Research and choose one or more bridal gift registry
Order your wedding gown and buy undergarments that you will wear with it
(bring these to all fittings)
Order other bridal accessories – shoes, gloves and veil
Begin shopping for bridesmaids dresses
F ind an officiant who will perform your ceremony
Research vendor websites and blogs, schedule appointments and book ceremony musicians, a wedding
band or DJ, photographer, videographer and florist. (You already have the best caterer and venue...
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