(Closed) OMG June Brides!

posted 8 years ago in June 2010
Post # 3
142 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Yes! It is almost here. And I am a full two weeks behind you! This week we have:

Filed for our marriage license

Ordered and paid for our wedding bands

Sent off the final payment for the photographer

Picked up my wedding dress!!


Next week:

Press wedding dress

and that is all I can think of right now. 


How exciting. The time is flying by!

Post # 5
1049 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: January 1998

My bachelorette was yesterday.

Tomorrow is my second fitting.

I need to get a last haircut this week, and I’ll get a mani/pedi the Thursday before. Need the final tally from the caterer and to write him a big fat check. Otherwise I can’t really think of anything else that needs to be done! Sweet.

Post # 6
396 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Oh gosh, I don’t even want to think about it! I have to:

– have final planning meeting with my DOC (tomorrow)

– Print/cut menus

– Print/assemble programs (waiting on the covers from White Aisle)

– Finish escort cards and escort card board

– Find a baby tie/bowtie for our ringbearer

– Find a bachelorette party dress since the one I bought no longer zips (AHH!)

– Pick up my dress

I’m sure I’m forgetting something. Oh!

– Finalize dessert bar decisions with caterer (if they’re doing it or we are providing everything)

– Submit transportation.

– Send cd to videographer with song selections

– Pay everybody!!

Post # 7
2476 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Woohoo June brides! 

Everything is coming together.  My to do list:

— Make FINAL PAYMENTS for venue/caterer, DJ, string trio, florist (EEEEKS!!)  Embarassed

— Get dress steamed/pressed

— Alphabetize escort cards

— Finish DIY signs

— Get hair trimmed/colored

— Make appt for mani/pedi

I think that’s it!!!  Ahhhh I’m beyond excited for all of us!  Laughing

Post # 8
1246 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

i can officially say I am getting married NEXT WEEK…O…M….G….

Post # 9
67 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

June is almost here~!  I can’t wait for the next two weeks to whip by Laughing


*Take dress in for a fitting

*Get hair cut

*Tell band the song for our first dance

*Call officiant – set up time before the wedding to meet

*Pick up his suit

*Find someone to do my hair and makeup!

*Pick up wedding bands!

Post # 10
406 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Send champagne and vases to hotel with my friend.  Pay for the rest of the tux rental snd rehearsal dinner.  Decorate the rehearsal dinner venue.  Have a few spa  treatments.  Cry at the wedding:-)

Post # 11
750 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Argh, it’s tough to realize there’s only 12 days left.

I need to work on our ceremony script, send a deposit to our officiant, finish the menus, programs, and favors.

People keep offering to help, but I don’t know what I could let them do, especially the out-of-state ones. Really, how can you help me from Florida?

Post # 12
6661 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2010

I am doing all paper products this week and finalizing the seating chart. I’ve decided to forgo Out of Town bags, bathroom baskets and favors because I don’t think they are worth the trouble! We also have to finish buying presents and PACK this weekend!! 🙂

Post # 13
51 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

ALMOST HERE!!!!  Less than 2 weeks!!

1. Hair color this week

2. preparing Welcome gift bags for out of town friends and family with directions, dates, etc.

3. meeting with caterer for rehersal dinner and Sunday brunch

4. Final payments to Band, Photographer, Cake

5. Pick up steamed dress and veil

6. put together gift bags for bridal party

7. I feel like I’m forgetting ALOT of stuff!

Post # 14
546 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

These lists stress me out!!!  How is it almost June already?!?!?

Post # 15
137 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Last week I had my final fitting and bachlorette party.


This week:

today~ we are driving the 2 hrs to get our license

rest of week~ finish clay flower bouts, corsages & bqs

Finish fan programs

Finish grooms men gifts

make ring pillow

finish veil

Freak out!


Next week:

tuesday~ I pick up my dress

fri~ Future Mother-In-Law is doing a bunch of the food shopping for our self-cater cocktail party

Finish food/drink/candy bar signage

Freak out


Week After:

do all the food prep work

Get married and party!

Go on honeymoon!

Post # 16
4001 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I have a bunch of little things to do, and I feel like I’m gonna forget something!  I hate that feeling.  My blackberry is in my hand at all times so I can enter a new to-do to the list and to make sure I don’t miss one of the to-do’s I already programmed.  And because technology can fail, I also have it written in a notebook, which I’m constantly checking- I’m sick 🙂

Here’s what I have to do, in no particular order:

bachelorette party (June 5)
spray tan
hair color and trim
finish wedding songs
meet with DJ, pay DJ
finalize with officiant, pay officiant
finalize with photographer
finalize with videographer, pay videographer
finalize with stylist
finalize with florist
final dress fitting
paint design on aisle
re-dip and clean ring
write out placecards… which means track down the MIA rsvps
give copies of all contracts to my ‘bad cop’ who happens to be my aunt, just in case
write out thank you cards for vendors, add gratuity
pack day of bags, 1 for me, 1 for the banquet hall
wrap my FI’s gifts
wrap gifts for parents
buy brothers gifts
buy some stuff for the honeymoon
pack for the honeymoon
finish seating chart

Oh boy, seems like A LOT!

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