Woohoo! You’re engaged. Now you may be wondering how long it should take you to plan your wedding. And what about a checklist? First of all, it will take you as long as you have. Anywhere from 90 days to 12+ months. The checklists for a quick, simple wedding and for a long engagement are similar. The difference is your focus and time spent on decisions. And options. (Sidenote: If you are looking for the interactive “cheat sheet” checklist, I moved it here.) How to Find Your Way Around this Article This post is long. It contains everything you will […]
Planning a wedding and need a checklist that reflects how you actually go about the wedding planning activities? Scroll down for a wedding planning checklist you can use no matter how long you have to plan the wedding! (Another important “getting started” piece is a wedding budget calculator. Find it at MyOnlineWeddingHelp.com/calculator.) Each of the eight sections includes tips and ideas. You can replace these with your own notes. Scroll to the bottom to get your own pretty emailed copy.
You are engaged, congratulations! Now you face the project of planning a wedding from start to finish. Or perhaps you are farther along in the process and feel you need to regroup. Either way, you want nothing falls through the cracks. Two tools can help jumpstart your planning: (1) A wedding planning checklist (click or tap here to go to ours) and (2) a wedding budget planner, which you will find below. A detailed budget goes a long way toward helping you decide where it’s most important to spend your money and where to cut back. And knowing up front how […]
Real flowers can quickly become expensive, but they are not a requirement for lovely decorations. Although there are many types of artificial flowers, paper varieties can be the most unique. This giant paper roses DIY from Anna of Download and Print shows you how to make one style (Tip: These are enormous “statement piece” flowers; some petals takes up a whole piece of paper each. If you prefer to make them smaller or a variety of sizes, scale the template file to something other than 100% when you print). You can also find several ideas for different types of paper […]
If you are one who likes a party-like atmosphere you no doubt want your guests to have as much fun as possible. The modern way to do this is through your own personalized smartphone and iPad app. With the right one, you can keep your guests up to date on the details and directions; give them a place to upload their photos into an album; and/or tweet during the festivities. All this makes your guests feel more a part of the wedding and helps them take enjoying the festivities to a new level. Without further ado, here are four that […]
We all want beautiful hands and skin on our wedding day. To achieve this, you will want to start pampering your skin six months or more before the Big Day. Begin by scheduling a skin care consultation and caring for your hands daily. As the wedding approaches, think about your makeup and hairstyle as well. We help you out at MyOnlineWeddingHelp.com by offering a checklist free of charge. Download the printable beauty checklist (PDF) here.