12 months before:
-Decide on a budget and who will be paying for what.
-Think about what style you want, the size, date and other look at gowns styles to get the feel of what you are looking for.
-Hire a wedding planner (if intended).
10 Months before:
-Select and book your Officiant.
-choose your attendants and decide upon the guest list.
-Order your gown!
-Look into a caterer, DJ, florist and photographer.
-Create a wedding website where family and friends can see any wedding updates or important information.
-Start looking at Bridesmaids gowns.
-Begin the search for that perfect wedding invitation suite.
6 Months before:
-Get all bridesmaids orders in so they are here in time for the girls to have alterations if need be.
4 Months before:
-Start deciding on menswear
-Schedule the rehearsal and rehearsal dinner.
-Mail out the invitations (they should be in be this time).
-Do a hair and make up trial to see if that look you wanted to achieve will work.
-Check into the marriage license and all that pertains to it.
-Order or make your favors.
6 Weeks before:
-Print your programs or make sure that you have them from the printer.
-Buy wedding party gifts for the attendants men and women alike.
-Write your vows if you are doing that or at least decide what vows you are using.
-Send out your wedding announcement to the papers so anyone and everyone can see.
2 Weeks before:
-Go for a final gown fitting to ensure all is perfect!
-Break in your shoes!!! You want to make sure that you are super comfy that day you will be on your feet a lot!
1 Week before:
-Confirm with all of your vendors to ensure that all is set and ready to go.
-Give out final chores that may need done.
The day before:
-Go for a mani/pedi with the girls and enjoy it!
-Go to the rehearsals and relax knowing all is set and ready.
The day of: