• 4 months,  Checklist

    How To Trim Your Wedding Guest List

    It is never easy deciding whom to invite to your wedding. This is one task that can be stressful for the bridal couple. Like it or not, you will not be able to invite everyone due to space and budget constraints. First things first, have an estimate of the number of guests you plan to invite. This will give you a rough idea of whom you should include. Then, follow these tips to trim your wedding guest list: #01 Two lists – Divide your guests into two categories – ‘Must invite’ and ‘Would be nice to invite’. The ‘Would be nice to invite’ category is for guests that you will…

  • 12 months,  Checklist

    The Wedding Budget

    A budget is essential for wedding planning. In fact, we believe that it’s the first thing a couple should agree on when planning their big day. Figuring out how much to spend on what items can be very stressful, and that’s why we’ve come up with a Wedding Budget Calculator that you can download. Also, here are some guidelines for breaking down your budget: Wedding Rings: 7% Attire: 12% Beauty: 2% Flowers and Décor: 8% Ceremony: 2% Reception: 48% Favours: 1% Photography and Videography: 12% Technical: 5% Wedding Services: 5% Stationery: 2% Miscellaneous: 5% > Updated on 18 February 2013

  • Wedding Checklist

    The Wedding Notebook – Wedding Checklist

    {Download the Wedding Checklist} 12 months * Announce your engagement to family and friends.* Get a wedding notebook – those with pockets work best – to store all your information, quotations, payment information, ideas and appointments.* Outline your wedding budget. {more}* Start browsing wedding websites for ideas and start a Pinterest page. {more}* Discuss possible wedding locations, formalities and themes with your spouse-to-be. {more} 11 months * Determine a timeframe for your wedding date, then narrow it down to a few weekends that both of you are comfortable with. {more}* Draft preliminary guest lists with both sets of parents. {more}* Scout ceremony and reception venues. {more} 10 months * Start…