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Timetable–At–A–Glance

6-12 MONTHS

  • Set a budget and discuss the sharing of expenses

  • Decide on the type of wedding (formal, semi-formal, informal; and season).

  • Choose a ceremony site

  • Select a wedding consultant

  • Decide on wedding theme

CEREMONY DETAILS

  • Book officiant and discuss alternative dates

  • Decide size of wedding party and choose attendants (including ushers)

  • Shop for dress and accessories

  • Compile bride’s and groom’s guest lists

  • Decide on florist and flowers

RECEPTION DETAILS

  • Select and book photographer

  • Book florist

  • Have engagement photos taken

  • Mail Save-the-Date cards

  • Book entertainment

  • Select music for ceremony & reception

  • Book caterer

  • Book videographer

  • Choose bakery

  • Select wedding and groom’s cake

4-6 MONTHS

  • Select men’s formal wear

  • Make honeymoon plans

  • Register for gifts at one or two stores

  • Choose favors and order invitations, personal stationery, programs, napkins, etc

  • Reserve rental items: candelabra, arches, canopy, linens, etc

  • Purchase wedding rings; order engraving.

  • Reserve limousine, carriage, trolley or coach transportation.

  • Book a room for wedding night.

  • Sign up for dance lessons (if desired)

  • Make honeymoon plans and reservations.

2-4 MONTHS

  • Arrange rehearsal dinner