Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Wedding Checklist for Engaged Couples

Planning and coordinating can be both  tasking to  engaged couples, a checklist is a must for couples or a wedding planner to make the wedding hassle free so as  not to miss a single detail of the event.

Ten months before the wedding :
  • Finalize the wedding date
  • Decide on your wedding theme
  • Estimate your budget
  • Draft your wedding entourage
  • Decide to hire a wedding event planner or another option is to work on the planning and coordination before the wedding and ask the family members to assist during the wedding.
Nine months before the wedding :
Choose your wedding ring
Book with your reception venue
Reserve the date on church
Inform wedding sponsors
Canvass for suppliers (florist,photographer & videographer, wedding gown,make-up artist)
Start canvassing for honeymoon locations

Five months before the wedding:
Finalize entourage and guest list
Finalize invitations
Start informal invitations to guest list
Check wedding gown progress

Three months before the wedding:
Finalize details with suppliers
Finalize honeymoon accommodation and other reservations
Pre-nuptial photo sessions
Meet with wedding program coordinators (emcee and other participants)
Send out invitations

One month before the wedding:
Prepare wedding day agenda and timetable
Finalize wedding gown

Two weeks before the wedding:
Confirm final count of guests
Prepare payments for suppliers
Start beauty regimen
Get some rest and sleep
Take time to spend intimate time with family and close friends
Prepare for bridal accessories
Give final instructions to people who will coordinate on the day itself.

Wedding day:
Enjoy each moment of your wedding day.