How many months are you planning your wedding?

posted 3 years ago in Logistics
  • poll: How many months are you planning your wedding?
    0-4 : (9 votes)
    5 %
    5-8 : (25 votes)
    15 %
    9-12 : (40 votes)
    24 %
    12+ : (92 votes)
    55 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    260 posts
    Helper bee

    14 months total.  Which is toooooo long for me, because I am such a planner I keep going over and changing things and trying to improve.

    Post # 4
    Member
    723 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    I’m going to suggest adding an 18 mo, and a 2+ years, as there are definitely a lot of longer engagement bees out there! FI and I will have been engaged for 21 months! 🙂

    Post # 5
    Member
    526 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2014

    FI proposed on 12/7/13, and we’re getting married 12/13/14. So right at a year. I’m actually trying to get most of the actual planning done before May-ish, so I have time to chill and not be super stressed out about everything.

    Post # 6
    Member
    133 posts
    Blushing bee

    We were right at six months. Engaged on 6/27/13 and married on 12/31/13. Why wait? 🙂

    Post # 7
    Member
    2209 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    We got engaged 4/1/13 and are getting married 5/24/14, so almost 14 months.  🙂

    It seemed like so far away last year, but now it’s starting to creep up!

    Post # 8
    Member
    2102 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    We got engaged Aug 25th 2011 and married Sept 21st 2012 so we had about 13 months…

    Although I’m sure I could have put together a fabulous wedding in less time, I wish I would have had longer to work through my decisions and bridesmaid drama and had just a more relaxed time of it all. 

    Post # 9
    Member
    4540 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: May 2014 - Royalton White Sands

    22 months. Pretty boring after we decided just to do a private (us only) wedding at a resort in Jamaica.

    Post # 10
    Member
    3280 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    19 months, way too long, it sucks. If I wasn’t in school it would probably be like 6-8 months. 

    Post # 11
    Member
    47 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    Wedding is June 14, 2014, I started legit planning last week. We had to wait for his leave to be approved for June.

    Post # 12
    Member
    2675 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014 - Madison, WI

    Got engaged May 7th 2013, wedding is May 17th 2014. So right about 12 months.

    Post # 14
    Member
    5432 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: June 2014 - Ontario, Canada ♥ EDD- April 2016

    We’ll have been engaged for 29 months on our wedding day 😉 I’ve enjoyed having a long engagement. It’s given us time to plan things without stress and get our first choice of vendors. I’m definitely excited to be married though aha.

    Post # 15
    Member
    348 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014 - Twin Oaks Garden House

    Engaged 4/2012 married this 6/2014

    Post # 16
    Member
    4483 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: April 2015

    We’ll be engaged 19 months but I’d say a little less than that for planning since we didn’t meet with vendors right away. I guess we did plan in some ways, though, since we made a preliminary guest list and hammered out our budget.

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