(Closed) What did you plan first for your wedding?

posted 10 years ago in Logistics
  • poll: What did you plan second?










  • Post # 3
    13094 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    Well we found our church and venue before setting a date.  We knew we wanted those two places and were going to then choose a date based on when they were both available.

    But after selecting a mutaully available date, we immeadiatly booked the church and the reception hall (which also meant we’d booked the officiant and the caterer).  Yay for killing 4 birds with one stone!

    Post # 4
    3010 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    Date and colors.

    Post # 5
    10283 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2011

    Venue for us. We had a time of year in mind (Fall 2011) but not a set date. When we met with our venue, we chose a date based on their availability. We’re getting married at my dream venue so as long as our wedding fell in Fall 2011, the specific date didn’t really matter. 

    Post # 6
    642 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    We only decided “summer 2011” as far as date goes.  Then we searched for venues and once we settled on one, decided on an exact date based on availability and a few other factors. After that, photography and entertainment followed.  

    Post # 7
    2467 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2010

    we picked our venue, which includes catering, first–we picked the date based on it’s availability. we had a month in mind that we wanted, but venue was our first decision. after that, i picked my dress, and then photographer

    Post # 8
    6571 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: February 2010

    Colors. I’ve known my colors for years now, as pink is my favorite color.

    Post # 9
    685 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I’m a little confused. The title of the post is “What did you plan first for your wedding?”, but the poll is for “What did you plan second?”.

    OP is not taking poll of the “first”, but taking poll of the “second”?

    Post # 11
    767 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    I also picked the venue first. We wanted to get married in the warm months either in 2011 or 2012. We let what was available dictate our date.

    After that I focused on a photographer. 

    Post # 12
    7768 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    Actually, I planned the venue first, the date second- around when I could get the venue I wanted.

    Post # 13
    1756 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    The absolute first things we did after we got engaged was start our guest list and figure out our budget. Those two variables dictated absolutely everything else.

    Post # 14
    280 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I am slightly ashamed to admit that I put the deposit down on my dress before we picked our venue and officiant Embarassed

    Post # 15
    5887 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: May 2012

    this is weird, but the first thing i started looking at was bridesmaids dresses.

    Post # 16
    685 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

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    @In the media: oooh. We picked the venue first and then the date base on the availability of the venue. Hence, the confusion.

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