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Date twins!!!! We''re Under 100 Days (and other May brides)

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sweetjettagirl04

Shiny_Rock
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I can''t believe it!!!!

I have:
location - ceremony and reception same place
caterer
officant
musician for ceremony
DJ
bartenders
my dress
BM dresses
STD''s out!
invitations printed and ready to assemble
part of BM gifts ordered
my accessories - but i need shoes!!!! ( I need to post pics of my accessories, will do when I get home!)
Florist and all details chosen
DOC chosen (family friend who''s nice and bossy!
)
cake (we''re going tomorrow to make our selection)
photographer

Still need:
To decide on ceremony music
favors
to assemble invites
rest of BM gifts
FI''s attire
HONEYMOON!!!!!

to choose linens
dress fittings

What am I forgetting? That to-do list is waaaay too short! Help me!

Yay for under 100 days, I can''t believe it''s so soon!
 

Mediterranean

Brilliant_Rock
Joined
Jan 26, 2008
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578
WHOA!!

My eyes popped outta my head when I saw your post because it made me realize I have 101 days left!!!!! THAT WENT FAST!! Awww, my engagement is almost over! Ha ha!

COMPLETE:

1. Venue (ceremony and reception = same location, same as you)
2. Dress
3. Menu chosen (our venue is doing the food/bev)
4. Menu Cards designed, being sent to me this week
5. Invitations purchased, calligrapher sending me addressed envelopes tomorrow
6. DJ
7. Violin Soloist for ceremony
8. Florals/Decor chosen
9. Photographer
10. Lighting Design (ellipsoidals w/leaf patterned gobos, courtesy of my pro DP FI)
11. Accessories (shoes, headpiece)
12. Makeup Artist Chosen
13. Officiant (my brother)
14. Buri palm leaf fans for ceremony programs ordered.
15. Linens

TO DO:

1. Assemble programs (gotta order the blank card stock for these too)
2. Choose ceremony music
3. Meet w/ pastry chef about our cake (and taste some flavors)
4. Order veil (sheesh, DECIDE on veil)
5. Dress fittings (2 more to go!)
6. Finalize hotel reservations for Out of Town guests
7. FI''s tux (purchase and tailor)
8. mail invites
9. Give venue final head count
10. Hair/Makeup trial run (March 3. already gettin'' shade for this - I don''t wanna look "bridal" at all. I want to look super-edgy and everyone HATES the idea)
11. HONEYMOON (can''t do much about this. It depends on FI''s shooting schedule, so it''s on him)


Man, this is coming up FAST!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

modernsparkler

Brilliant_Rock
Joined
Apr 26, 2008
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This is making me even more excited. We have 102 days as of today! I was just talking to my mom earlier and she was recalling how fast the last 3 months of her engagement went. I am feeling very excited at this point- no anxiety, no stress, just so pumped!!!

Done
My Dress, shoes, veil
Bridesmaids dresses ordered and arrived
Groom and bridal party''s attire chosen
MOB and MOG dresses in
Ceremony music chosen
Band, florist, photos booked
Linens picked
Honeymoon hotel
Venue and food tasting- salmon and prime rib, yum :)
Wedding bands bought

To do
Choose signature blue beverage
Cake design meeting
Ceremony music meeting
Finalize ceremony
Florist site meeting and mock up
Write Vows
Dress fittings
FI to finish calligraphy on envelopes and place cards
Finish assemblign and send invites
Assemble table numbers
Get programs printed
Honeymoon flights
Hair and makeup trial
Order guest book
OOT gift bags

I am sure there is more but I can''t think of anything else right now
 

blackpolkadot

Shiny_Rock
Joined
Jun 4, 2008
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88 days to go and I think the list is getting longer!

Done:
-Invites ordered and are my parents house
-All my accessories (including shoes)
-Location
-Caterer
-Officiant
-Music
-Dresses
-Flowers
-Cake
-Food
-Decor
-Photographer
-Honeymoon booked
-FI''s tux
-GM tuxes
-Vows
-Guest Book



To do:

-Find FI a wedding band!
-BM and my dress in, need to get fitted
-Address invitations
-Make RSVP cards
-Print programs
-Hair and make up trials
-Engagement pictures (this weekend)
-Pick rehearsal dinner menu (this weekend)
-Reserve rental car for honeymoon (this weekend)
-Meet with the wedding coordinator to finalize details
-Assemble wishing tree
-Find Rehearsal Dinner dress
-Find something old


I hope that''s all, but I am sure I am missing something..

It''s getting close ladies!
 
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