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the Commitment

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Wedding Timetable and Checklist

Eighteen-12 Months before Wedding

  • Announce engagement
  • Decide budget and choose site of ceremony
  • Reserve your date at a catering hall
  • Arrange to meet clergyman
  • Select photographer, videographer

Twelve-6 Months before Wedding

  • Choose attendants
  • Select music and flowers
  • Order wedding party's dresses
  • Plan new home

Six-4 Months before Wedding

  • Compile guest list
  • Order invitations, thank you's and persona] stationery
  • Plan honeymoon (don't forget pass-ports and other necessary documents)
  • Shop for trousseau
  • Order rings
  • Select bridal registry

Three Months before Wedding

  • Visit doctor for physical
  • Confirm delivery date for wedding dress and bridal party
  • Purchase gifts for bridal party
  • Arrange for limousine service
  • Choose formal wear for men

Two Months before Wedding

  • Address and mail wedding invitations
  • Arrange to get marriage license
  • Arrangements for out-of4own guests
  • Contact local newspaper for wed-ding announcement

One Month before Wedding

  • Make appointment for final consultation with the catering hall
  • Arrange for final fitting on all gownsMake appointrnent with hair stylist, make-up artist and manicurist
  • Have wedding portrait taken
  • Confirm all arrangements with photographer, videographer, band or DJ
  • Confirm honeymoon reservations
  • Make rehearsal dinner reservations
  • Write Thank You notes as gifts are received
  • Change name on legal documents

Two Weeks before Wedding

  • Arrange to move belongings to new home
  • Arrange seating plan with place cards
  • Pick up wedding rings
  • Pick up all gowns
  • Pick up honeymoon tickets for reception

Ten Days before Wedding

  • Call the catering hail with final guest count
  • Call photographer, videographer, band or DJ
  • Begin packing for honeymoon
  • Purchase travelers checks

Two Days before Wedding

  • Final consultation with the catering hall to pay balance with certified check
  • Bring favors, final payment, etc. to the catering hall

One Day before Wedding

  • Pick up men's formal wear
  • Attend rehearsal dinner
  • Rehearsal
  • Present gifts to attendants
  • Check your luggage

Wedding Day

  • Relax and enjoy your special day.

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