We write this blog to help our clients (and anyone else) plan their wedding, quinceanera, or event! Here is our wedding planning checklist, for things to do 18 months in advance.
Once you’ve decided to have an event, or have gotten engaged, it’s time to start planning! Here’s a quick breakdown of what you’ll need to do. For Austin/central Texas area weddings and events, we recommend starting your planning, 12-18 months in advance, if possible.
Let’s get to the comprehensive wedding planning checklist, now!
Okay, in case you didn’t know, you’re about halfway to your wedding date, yay!! This means half of the wedding planning checklist is done, woo who!!
This part of the wedding planning checklist is very important! It’s time to really start finalizing your details with all of your vendors. Don’t worry, you don’t have to have everything planned, but this will help you start to bring it all together.
Okay, you’re now 3 months out, congrats! Now you get to cross off these great things from your wedding planning checklist!
Okay, now it’s really crunch time. Your wedding planning checklist is just about a three-quarters of the way done! Here’s what to do next.
The week you’ve been waiting months or years for, is finally here, yay! If you have done all of the other things listed in our event/wedding planning checklist, you shouldn’t have too much to stress about! Here are the final things to do, the week of your wedding.
Overall, we know planning your wedding can be a long, exhausting journey, but rest assured, it’s worth it! You’ve completed the entire wedding planning checklist and should be feeling pretty confident right now. If you’re not, reach out to your vendors one last time for more questions.
The wedding rehearsal dinner is also a great time to run through all of the details and ask your planner/coordinator any questions. If you still have not planned your rehearsal, be sure to read our Top 10 Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Places in Austin/central TX article, for great places. Call them ASAP and reserve your spot!
Also, if you plan on changing your last name, check out our step-by-step article on “How to Change Your Last Name.”
We hope our wedding planning checklist has been helpful. As the company owners and certified wedding/event planners, weddings are our life! We’re always happy to help with any tips or suggestions. Please feel free to send us an email and we’ll be happy to provide help!
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