(Closed) SPIN-OFF “Sh*t you said before you were engaged re. “my wedding…”

posted 7 years ago in Logistics
Post # 3
2157 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

“Why stress about bridesmaid dresses! Its easier to let them pick them out themselves!”

“Spend money on invites? I could just print them myself!”

“Hire a planner? What a waste of money” (I don’t have a planner, but really it would make my life so much easier)

Post # 4
2067 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

“I won’t do THAT when I’m planning MY wedding!”

With any friend at any stage of my life… “Of course we’ll be at each other’s weddings! Of course we’ll be BM” etc etc… It was just ironic to me when the time actually came to select Bridesmaid or Best Man and to do a guest list… Not all of those friends were on that list 🙂

Post # 5
1319 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: January 2012

“Cakes are overdone. I’m gonna have petit-fours on a pretty tower!”

“My veil is gonna be 20 feet long and hand beaded all down the back!” (PFSHT!!)

“Our guest list is gonna be tiny. Like, no more than 90.” (it was 180)

I *know* there was more. Lol.

Post # 6
615 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2012 - Mother of the Bride's residence

“I know I’m not going to care about all the little things.”

Seriously? I care about all of the little things.

Post # 7
2697 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

“I can’t imagine more than 40 people to invite to our wedding.”

Guestlist tops 150.

Post # 8
2063 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

“How can anyone spend THAT much money on a wedding??”

Um, yea, I figured it out.

Post # 9
2892 posts
Sugar bee

I will never cry over a wedding related situation…

I’ve cried. Once. But in my defense, it wasn’t irrational. It was a very justified outburst. 😉

Post # 9
1252 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

“Invitations are one area that I don’t care about, nobody remembers them and they just get thrown away.” 

“I refuse to be meeting people for the first time on my wedding day, so if Fiance or I have never met them we are definitely not putting them on the guest list!”

Post # 11
4352 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

“I’m gonna elope.”

Were having a 150+ person full blown wedding. In my defense, I had no idea my parents and Future In-Laws would want to pay for me to have a wedding. And I’m happy with the large “real” wedding.

Post # 12
4887 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

“I can’t wait to get married on the beach in FL in that stunning Nicole Miller black and white sheath dress and have a clam bake for the rehearsal dinner!”

– I’m now in a botanical garden here at home, in a white dress, eating at Spaghetti Warehouse.

“Black and white damask with lime green is my jam”

– Nope.  Overdone, IMO.  Grey yellow and orange it is.

“I’m doing a dessert bar!!!!!!  YAY!”

– Overruled.  We’re having cake.



Post # 13
3569 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

We aren’t going to spend that much famous last words, it’s funny and so naive of me lol

Post # 14
2157 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

“I can make my own veil! There’s no way I’d buy one”

“Who pays for makeup? I’d do my own, no one would notice”

” Who pays $2000+ for a photographer? I’d never pay that much – I could get a friend to do it”  Yeah right.

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