It’s no secret that planning a wedding is often exciting and stressful in equal measures. With so many elements to keep track of, checklists are the ideal tool to keep track of viewings, tastings, bookings, fittings and anything else that needs to be done. With that in mind, we’ve put together this helpful wedding-planning checklist for all brides- and grooms-to-be.

12 months

o   Set date

o   Put together a budget

o   Choose wedding party

o   Shop for wedding attire

o   Draw up guest list

o   Book venue

o   Book photographer/videographer

o   Book officiant

o   Book entertainment

o   Book catering

9-6 months

o   Finalise colour palette

o   Book florist

o   Book honeymoon

o   Send save-the-date cards

o   Send in dress/suit for alterations

o   Book hair & make-up

3-2 months

o   Send invites

o   Place cake order

o   Purchase shoes & accessories

o   Confirm vendors

1 month

o   Finalise seating plan

o   Print menu cards

o   Write vows

o   Final fitting

1 week

o   Confirm timeline of day

o   Pick up dress/suit

o   Pack honeymoon bags

o   Relax and enjoy!