WEDDING PLANNING CHECKLIST

Congrats... you just got engaged! It's totally normal to be feeling all sorts of emotions,
but we're here to make sure "overwhelmed" isn't one of them. Our free, printable wedding checklist
features a detailed timeline in a simple, easy to use format. Please enjoy... and happy planning!

9 to 12
months
before

  • Select the perfect date
  • Establish your budget
  • Choose your wedding party
  • Book a ceremony site
  • Put a deposit down on your reception venue
  • Compile your guestlist
3 to 6
months
before

  • Organize rehearsal dinner
  • Reserve groom and groomsmen tuxes
  • Shop for your wedding bands
  • Order your wedding cake
7
months
before

  • Order Save the Date Cards
1 to 3
months
before

  • Attend your bridal shower
  • Book accommodations for the wedding night
6 to 9
months
before

  • Say ‘yes’ to a dress
  • Hire professionals (caterer, photographer, baker, videographer, florist, wedding planner, DJ/band)
  • Select a hotel for out-of-town guests
  • Register for gifts
  • Order bridesmaids and flower girl dresses
  • Make honeymoon plans
  • Send Save the Date cards
2
months
before

  • Mail wedding invitations to your guests
1
month
before

  • Final bridal gown fitting
  • Apply for marriage license
  • Pick up your wedding bands
6
months
before

  • Order wedding invitations & stationery
1 to 2
weeks
before

  • Give your caterer a final headcount
  • Create a seating chart
  • Confirm with all wedding vendors

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