The question is hitting in your head, the dream ring in your hand, stars in your eyes, what to do next? With so many tasks, questions, anxiety, and thousands of things to arrange, planning a wedding seems overwhelming and a serious headache. But every problem had its solution. To keep your dream day on schedule it is best to assign due dates to your tasks and stick to them. It is very necessary to keep your wedding digital and physical wedding ceremony and reception checklist updated as you plan your wedding. By creating your checklist month by month “you can enjoy each step” and also you will be less far from big blunders and overwhelming.
Every wedding has its own time period. But according to experts 9 to 10 months’ engagement is the best length for scheduling a perfect dream wedding. If your wedding length is shorter and not a big issue you can create your checklist according to your time. We organized the most important tasks by the time frame they should be completed:
- What should you do when you think about getting engaged?
First, what type of bond is between you and your life partner? If it is a good one then talk to your parents, about what they both think about your bonding. After this decision the engagement date, ring, the engagement venue, the dress, and also the needy things like food and last one but not least engagement Cake. Share your best with your loved ones and just drop the invitation.
- 9 Months Out:
Pick your dates- Select your big day dates so you can make a proper checklist. By deciding your dates, you also enable yourself to know about the weather conditions. Also, make sure the loved people in your life do not have any conflict about your desired wedding dates.
Finalize your budget- So the mathematics time is here, it’s time to crunch some not-so-fun numbers before you can start anything first have to figure out who is paying for what? What’s your priority? And what’s not? And start allocating funds accordingly. It is smart to have a detailed spreadsheet about your budget. Because a slight change in numbers affects the whole wedding.
Book your Venue- okay you are with your dream person to marry but where? Is the place dreamed of as a person? Choosing a venue is the most important decision you have to make right now. Like the famous words are “First impression is the last impression”, the venue plays this role: what kind of flowers are used, the tables, music, the staff. a single thing plays an important role on your big day.
Select the Caterer- Wedding is the largest and biggest dinner of your life about 150 to 250 are nearest and dearest people to feed. Decide a Menu if it is in winters in starter go with some warm things like soup. And in summers go with fresh and healthy foods like (Shrimp salad, Avocado salad, Salsa etc.).
- 10 Months Out:
Choose a colour theme and start thinking; and searching:- Pull up your thoughts, go with Instagram, check the posts and start taking inspiration, select a colour pallet, and create a mood board. Just look in the mirror, what suits you or what does not?
Hire Photographer, DJ, and Bands:
These are the people who will just sprinkle the glitters on your big day. Just make a deal, prepare a list of your song list and hand it to them. Ask the photographer which face pose is good either Left or Right.
- 8 Months Out:
Book Hotels and blocks for guests: – It is a thoughtful gesture and in a good manner to decide where your guests live on your wedding days.
Start Looking at your Invitations:- Like the venue plays the role like ‘ first with first one” wedding invitation also the same role plays. If you are going to customs, start looking for a Graphic designer, to design according to your mind. If you are going with a less involved route, you can wait until the six to two-month mark.
- 5 Months Out:
Rehearsal of Bridesmaid dress:- After your dress asks your bridesmaids to come shopping with you just ask them to try in front of you after all they do have to wear in front of the crowd.
Book The Rehearsal Dinner Venue:- Traditionally the groom’s family pays off for this dinner but it’s your day your right to have a look at your dinner venue. You can decide the theme of your party, hosting a casual hosting, late-night BBQ.
lighting Technician: – The thing most couples forget about is lightning. Seriously, the bulbs are the candles that will ultimately light up your perfect day.
- 2 Months Out:
First Dress fitting:- just the fit of your dress. Also, keep in mind a margin of 2 months before the big day.
Your Marriage License:- Alass! The final print. When getting your wedding license it’s important to know when you get it. Every state has different laws and rules you can google yours. If you are having a destination wedding you have to check out the paper requirement. Then make a share about your witness.
Wedding gifts:- Price doesn’t matter on your braids made gifts your goal should be the thought full, functionalized, and personalized as possible.
- 1 Month Out:
Check the checklist and finalized:- It’s a final month day by day closing to your day. Just keep checking that everything is going the way that you planned. Food, clothes, Venue, guests, DJ, Band, Hotel rooms, light technician. etc.
Finalize your Salon Appointment:- Finalize your salon appointment. Take a refreshing facial, food facial, manicure, pedicure, waxing, hair colour for your day.
Final Week celebrations:
- Hosting a wedding shower: Bridal shower is also the mini dream day in the bride life. Choose a dress according to your requirement. Call your friends and family members.
- Cake Order: Order a cute cake on bridal shower day.
- Decorate your bridal shower: Make a decoration on your bridal shower day with candles, lights, balloons and flowers.
- Take a professional photographer shot: Take a good picture with your favourite poses with your friends and family.
- Firework: Firework just enhances the beauty of your mini big day. You can also opt for a lingerie bridal shower if you want to have private fun.
Finally, The Big Day is here:
- Eat breakfast
- Drink more water
- Exchange notes with your groom.
- Reorganize your important things (rings, flowers, invitations)
- Keep Smiling
- Be confident
- Say! Thank you to all
Also, see about the important thing to note on your wedding day.