Have a wonderful, romantic, memorable event.]]>
Discuss a budget and the size and style of the wedding. Decide who pays for what.
Build in contingencies and stick to the budget
Stay healthy and look your best for the big day.
Decide your own relative importances for each subgoal!
At least six months before the wedding date.]]>
They are yours for life!]]>
Is it a secret?
Complete all honeymoon plans. If traveling outside the country, check on visas, passports and inoculations
Keep them somewhere safe!]]>
Select and order the wedding dress]]>
Select and order bridesmaids' dresses]]>
Select and order mothers' dresses.]]>
Select and order tuxedos for the groomsmen and father.]]>
Set dates for fittings for bride and bridesmaids.]]>
Choose all accessories, shoes and lingerie for bridal gown.]]>
Final fitting for bridal gown and bridesmaids’ dresses.]]>
Have groomsmen registered and measured at the formal wear store.]]>
Newspapers, online, personal calls.]]>
Invitations (order 25 extra!) and personal stationery for Thank You notes.]]>
Select the photographer carefully: these pictures are for life!]]>
Take into consideration the size of the room, the dance floor and other venue features or restrictions.
(See also 'The Venue' goal)
Register online or at local bridal registries.]]>
Buy wedding gifts for each other and for attendants and helpers.]]>
Napkins and other items for the ceremony and reception]]>
Break in wedding shoes at home
Believe it or not, very important! :)
And decide what to wear for the reception and for traveling.]]>
Get Ready and enjoy the day!
Relax – you have done everything you can to make this a happy, romantic and successful day. So go to bed early the night before and wake up excited and stress-free.
Best wishes, congratulations and good luck!