(Closed) The three-month countdown!

posted 6 years ago in May 2012
Post # 3
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I’m earlier in May, and I have SO MUCH to do. Like, pretty much everything but make a guest list and pick a venue/caterer lol. It’s starting to stress me out. May is coming so quickly!!

Post # 4
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

sharing the date with you moonmaiden!!

Post # 5
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I’m the day before! These are the one’s I’m trying to sort out at the moment:

Get FI and GM suits

Get MOH a dress (she’s feeling really unconfident post-baby)

Send invites (they should be going out this week hopefully)

Have another meeting with our venue to finalise things

Have dress fitting and choose a petticoat

Get travel insurance for the honeymoon

Get presents for bridal party

*sigh* SO much to do! Now that spring is almost here it’s really starting to hit me how close May is!

Post # 6
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I’m May 26th also!!!!

I have to do the following:

Invitations

Pick menu/drinks

Finalize everything with my vendors

Pick out honeymoon location (FI’s job)

Wedding favors (FI’s job)

Wait on my dress. I ended up getting another dress and it will not be in until May. If it doesn’t come in on time, I will just go with the first one I purchased, but they promised me it would be in before May 10th.

I made a note to be done with everything by March 29th. FI and I are taking a mini vacation the last weekend in March to clear our head from wedding ‘fun’ and wedding ‘drama’.

Post # 7
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I am May 19th and I feel like its crunch time now! There is so much to do, I don’t think we have a free weekend until the wedding. Although, I do love getting all my wedding stuff in the mail- it’s like a mini Christmas in the mail- this week was shoes, hair piece, and parts for projects (of which I have about 20 half finished). So…with that said I better get to work and maybe one of those projects will actually get finished tonight.

Post # 8
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

@moonmaiden76:  May 27th bride too!

100 days left I still felt ok.  90 days hit and I had a tiny panic attack!  Its not like I haven’t been doing anything.  I work on the wedding almost everyday but the 18 month engagement made me feel like I had lots and lots of time left to do stuff.  That being said everything major is done.  Now I just have to fulfill my OCD tendencies and we’ll be fine!

  • Invites are ordered, still need to buy envelopes/line/address
  • buy ring bearer/flowergirl outifts, all decided just let them grow as much as possible before buying!
  • OOT guest bags
  • buying wedding bands tomorrow!!  All decided just have to pay.
  • random DIY like table numbers, banners for the trolley, etc.

Post # 9
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

This next week I will be meeting with another florist and hopefully booking, food tasting is Saturday, Monday is my first official dress fitting. 

I still need:

pick a videographer (if I take the plunge at all)

To send out invites

find flower girl dresses

groom’s attire

groomsmen attire

cufflinks (as a gift)

RINGS

finalize ceremony music

get in touch with band and finalize music choices

pick a hair comb

maybe pick another pair of shoes ?

 WRITE VOWS

apply for license! 

finalize ketubah proof and finish “Jewish Weddings” book

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