Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Wedding To-Dos

Well, it's high time I got this Wedding Party Started. 
Wanna see the list?

strikethrough = it's done!
*asterisk* = it's in progress. 

Set a date
*Write a guest list
Book venue
Book Coordinator
*Book caterer
*Book photographer
Book videographer
Book band / DJ
*Create wedding website 
Book florist
Buy wedding dress

Book ceremony musician?
Book rentals

Raleigh Eng. Party/ Photos
NY Bridal Shower
NC Bridal Shower
Take engagement pictures in Cali
Select bridesmaid dresses
Select and order groom & groomsmen attire
Purchase veil and accessories for dress

Undergarment essentials
Grooms Gift, Bride Gift
Book cake baker
Finalize Cake Details inc topper
Grooms Cake?
Buy cake knife & server
Order save the dates  
Finalize guest list     
Send save the dates 

Finalize Menu
Menu & Wine Pairing
Book officiant   
Order guest book thingy
Order Large Wine Bottle
Accessories for Bar, (wine cork holder/etc)
Make Centerpieces
Plan Ceremony details inc songs and readings
Chuppah Details
Wedding Insurance
FOB Shopping
Day After activies?
Weekend schedule
Unity Ceremony 
Hotel room blocks 
Engagement announcement in Local papers
MOB & MOG dress shopping
Find wedding shoes

Find wedding jewelry
Book makeup artist & hair stylist 
Take bridal portraits / hair & make up trial
Dress fitting
Order ceremony programs

write vows
Figure out where I'm getting ready & where Mike is getting ready
Order invitations
Mail invitations
Book rehearsal dinner venue

Book RD music
Buy RD dress

RD invitations
Order gifts for bridal party
Welcome Bags
Book transportation for guests
Order napkins/other paper goods
other gifts 
Bachelorette party

Bachelor party
Purchase wedding bands
Put together picture list for photographer
Get marriage license
Order wedding favors

Honeymoon booked
Honeymoon documents ready
Book transportation from reception to hotel 
Book wedding night hotel room
Finalize Schedule
Finalize Layout
Menu & Wine Pairing
Final guest count to venue
Confirm with Vendors
Order thank you notes
Walk down the aisle & say I do!

Let's do this. 


  1. eekkk... That's a lot. Yet another reason I think I'm just going to elope and tell everyone afterwards. lol.

  2. omg. that list scares me and is sending back into "never having a wedding" territory. GOOD LUCK!