Planning a wedding can be quite stressful. From picking the venue, food to the table arrangement, everything needs to be perfect. If you have always dreamt of a fairytale wedding, it is time to make it all real.
12 months before the wedding
Wedding plan needs to start as soon as you have decided on a date. Create a wedding folder where you can keep all the necessary papers for the wedding together. You need to create a budget and know your limit so that you can plan accordingly. You also need to start thinking of a guest list so that you create a list of venues and catering. You even look at the different venues around, and if it is not available at your chosen date, you might want to be flexible so that you can have your wedding at a place you like. You could also get some ideas using a directory such as the TAG Indian Wedding Directory to view a wide range of suppliers in one place.
8 months before the wedding
You need to select a suitable photographer who can capture your wedding day to be remembered for years to come. You also need to select your wedding dress for the wedding. While many prefer to go abroad to get their classic wedding dress, you can easily find Indian wedding outfits right here in the UK at many Indian boutiques.
6 months before the wedding
You need to start planning your honeymoon so that you can enjoy some downtime and relax with your partner once the wedding is over. You should talk to an invitation designer to help you prepare the wedding invitation. You should also have the final guest list prepared by now. Since you have ordered your wedding dress, you need to start picking out accessories to go with the dress.
4 months before the wedding
Depending on your budget, you need to order your wedding cake at least three months before the wedding. First dance is important for new couples so you need to start listening to songs so that you pick the perfect one.
2 months before the wedding
You need to start food tasting so that you can confirm the menu. Ensure that the table decorations and centrepieces are ordered so that they arrive on time. You also need to start sending out invitations to the guests so that they can have all the details and RSVP at the earliest.
1 month before the wedding
For the final checklist, meet with the supplier and ensure that everything will be delivered and done on time. Start your final dress fitting and confirm hair and make-up for the day. Also, start to pamper yourself by going for manicure and pedicure so that you can look your best at your wedding.
Planning a wedding can make you feel overwhelmed, but by planning ahead of time, you can ensure that you have the perfect wedding that you remember for the rest of your life.