Detail Checklist

We put this list together so you can make sure you don’t forget any of the little details for your special day

Please note that everything on this list may not be relevant to everyone so it should be used as a guideline only. You can print it out and just cross of what is not relevant to you.

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Engagement party (if desired)



Hire wedding planner (if desired)



Book ceremony and reception venue



Book wedding night accommodation



Choose bridal party (bridesmaids & groomsmen)



Choose your MC



Send out save the date



Start your health and beauty regime



Book suppliers



Wedding Officer



DJ’s or live music/instruments



Photographers and/or videographers












Hair Stylist



Make-up artists









Order dress, veil, shoes and accessories



Order bridesmaids dresses, shoes and accessories



Order/book groomsmen suits and accessories



Order invitations



Buy wedding rings



Get all the documents in order



Book dance classes (if desired)



Book honeymoon flights and accommodation



Organize gift registry



Schedule dress fitting 7 and 4 weeks before wedding



Send out invitations



Bridal shower & bachelor party



Finalise prenuptial agreement (if required)



Finalise guest list



Give the final guest count to your venue/caterer



Finalise the floor plan for the reception



Organise seating plan



Order other stationary (menus, place cards, etc)



Organise favours / guest gifts



Get the wedding day extras (guest book, confetti, etc)



Buy wedding gifts for each other & wedding party



Put together the day-of timeline schedule



Cut and colour your hair (if required)



Write vows



Book an appointment for tanning and waxing



Arrange rehearsal (if required)



Put together your own Bridal Emergency Kit.



Book a spa day



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