(Closed) October 13, 2012! <3

posted 9 years ago in October 2012
Post # 92
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871 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

The next 60 days will go quick. Its almost 59 for me. or 1 month, 28 days, 18hrs, 38mins and 40 secs (BTW i have an app I’m not that anal)

Post # 93
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28 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Hi!  I never knew this thread existed!!  I was looking for other bees with the same date to see where I was in the planning process compared to everyone else! 

Can’t believe we are getting so close!!!

We got our 2nd RSVP back yesterday!!!

Post # 94
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9481 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2012

My stomach is doing flips over the number now.  I’m in awe.

Post # 95
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Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Yay, I’m Oct. 13 too! Only 2 months left! <3

Post # 96
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

ahhhhhhhhh <3 We’ve been getting RSVPs back like crazy but we’ve been stalled with doing wedding projects because FI’s family is in town this week. I have my first fitting this weekend and hopfully we’ll get a bunch of stuff done next week!

Post # 97
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871 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Done this week

  • invites sent
  • cake enquired should be ordered by Friday
  • interstate and OS groomsmen measurements to suit hire
  • direction map sorted
  • bride and bridesmaid transport sorted. Hot rods 2 4 seaters, one blue and one yellow (or red). Not my colours but who cares really!
  • Started folding cake boxes. 

To Do in the next 58 days.

  • pay for flowers (deposit done as of early this week)
  • order cake (hopefully on Friday)
  • make menus
  • Send celebrant finshed program for ceremony (to do tonight)
  • assemble the rest of the cake boxes
  • make photo cards (website all set up & paid for – snapthewedding.com)
  • organise travel insurance
  • contact venue again
  • insure wedding bands
  • pick up Bridesmaid or Best Man dresses (and chase up when they are in – should be any day now)
  • make candles for centerpieces
  • Make chalkboard sign for outside venue
  • write up my work for when I am away next Term for 3 weeks.
  • enjoy my Hen’s / Bachelorette/Shower on 1st Sept.
  • Follow up musicians. (keep getting emails – “it will be done tomorrow”)
  • See wether Lauren can sing at ceremony or find a plan B. Plan C is use and iPOD.
  • Chase RSVP’s
  • seating plan
  • book marquee incase it rains
  • Finalise registry.
  • Work out the wedding day running sheet
  • book hotel for night after wedding (or just come back home)
  • Get my cousin’s wife down to go through the photos. (this Sunday Afternoon)
  • WIN LOTTO!
  • find out who wants to be MC.
  • Get hankys for parents
  • find a mini non-alcoholic bottle to replace MOET for my SIL, as she is pregnant after a year of trying and severe PCOS. 
  • buy stuff for honeymoon, snorekling gear, big hat, 

I’m sure there is some little things to add.

Post # 98
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Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

@Adalita …. That is a great post you posted!  I have printed it out as a reference since I have YET to make a TO DO list!!!

Only 59 days!!!

Post # 99
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7 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Friday October 12 bride here! It’s coming quick! Bridal Portraits today!!! Thanks for the to do list! I did everything to early with the planning that I feel like I can sit back and relax. In reality I have 50 bajillion things to do!

Post # 100
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2363 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Only 57 days and 1,000,057 things left to do!  I’m super excited to be almost married, but totally. freaking. out. about the to do list.  Deep breaths.

Post # 101
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1237 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

@LittleRiver:  Same here! I made a list of what we still need to buy and what we still need to do. SO MANY THINGS.

Post # 102
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10 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Just found this! October 13th bride!

Post # 103
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27 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I just found this too!! Another October 13th bride!!! This is awesome…

Post # 104
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871 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Done this week

  • contacted venue – seating arrangements
  • cake ordered to be paid for
  • started RSVP list
  • sent celebrant ceremony info
  • started on next terms work for my classes
  • choose songs
  • fixed my camera

Done Last week

  • invites sent
  • cake enquired should be ordered by Friday
  • interstate and OS groomsmen measurements to suit hire
  • direction map sorted
  • bride and bridesmaid transport sorted. Hot rods 2 4 seaters, one blue and one yellow (or red). Not my colours but who cares really!
  • Started folding cake boxes. 

To Do in the next 58 days.

  • pay for flowers (deposit done as of early this week)
  • order cake (hopefully on Friday)
  • make menus
  • Send celebrant finshed program for ceremony (to do tonight)
  • assemble the rest of the cake boxes
  • make photo cards (website all set up & paid for – snapthewedding.com) (started)
  • organise travel insurance
  • contact venue again
  • insure wedding bands
  • pick up Bridesmaid or Best Man dresses (and chase up when they are in – should be any day now)
  • make candles for centerpieces (stuff ordered)
  • Make chalkboard sign for outside venue
  • write up my work for when I am away next Term for 3 weeks. (started 17/8/2012)
  • enjoy my Hen’s / Bachelorette/Shower on 1st Sept.
  • Follow up musicians. (keep getting emails – “it will be done tomorrow”) email them back list on weekend
  • See wether Lauren can sing at ceremony or find a plan B. Plan C is use and iPOD.
  • Chase RSVP’s
  • seating plan (start)
  • book marquee incase it rains
  • Finalise registry.
  • Work out the wedding day running sheet
  • book hotel for night after wedding (or just come back home)
  • Get my cousin’s wife down to go through the photos. (this Sunday Afternoon)
  • WIN LOTTO!
  • find out who wants to be MC. (my cousin Paul)
  • Get hankys for parents (on route – in a plane from USA)
  • find a mini non-alcoholic bottle to replace MOET for my SIL, as she is pregnant after a year of trying and severe PCOS. 
  • buy stuff for honeymoon, snorekling gear, big hat, 

More to come….

Post # 105
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213 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Im glad I found this thread but not at the same time the count down is scaring me! So much to do and so much more money needed! Great to see how popular our date is!!! Good luck ladies on this final count down!

Post # 106
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2363 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Happy 1 month anniversary, fellow October 13 brides!!!!  How is everyone feeling?

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