TWELVE MONTHS BEFORE...
Set your date
Work out your budget
Decide on how many guests you will invite
Research and book your venue and caterer
Take out insurance
Find a photographer/videographer
Start booking appointments to find your florist
Arrange your first wedding dress fitting
Decide on your themes and décor
NINE MONTHS BEFORE...
Choose and ask your wedding party
Send out save the date cards to your guests
Start planning and booking your entertainment
Begin cake tastings and choose your cake
Book your honeymoon
SIX MONTHS BEFORE...
Buy the groomsmen’s suits and bridesmaids’ dresses
Arrange your wedding transport
Plan your order of service
Plan your hair and make-up
THREE MONTHS BEFORE...
Draw up a gift list
Send out your invitations
Pick your wedding rings
Think about groomsmen’s and bridesmaids’ gifts
Hen and stag party time!
ONE MONTH BEFORE...
Chase up guests –
no RSVP, no seat!
Write your speeches
Plan shots with your photographer/videographer
Confirm your honeymoon reservations
ONE WEEK BEFORE...
Finalise the table plan
Give your caterer the final guest list
Start packing for your honeymoon
Break in your wedding shoes
Confirm all pick-up and delivery times with suppliers