Wedding Planning – One Month to Go
One Month to Go Until Your Wedding
When you start wedding planning it all seems a long way off but by the time you get to one month, it’s really not long. At this point you should be in the final stages of preparation and reminding yourself to stay calm. We have some wedding survival tips on our blog.
Now is the time to finalise things and relax knowing that it’s all in hand and ready for your wedding day. Below are a few of the things to think about in your wedding planning stages:
Now is a great time to tie up loose ends and chase up anyone who hasn’t replied to the wedding invitation. If you haven’t already you also need to finalise the table plans and make sure you are happy with the arrangements. Table settings should be made soon and any favours purchased (if not already).
Final Wedding Dress Fitting
This depends on when you plan to pick up your dress but in the last month you will have a final dress fitting. Once you have your short wedding dress at home, make sure you have all the accessories to go with it.
- Try it all on together to get the final look and have someone with you to help do it up etc.
- Keep trying on your shoes and making sure they are comfortable, put a little kit together of plasters etc just in case they rub on the day.
Elizabeth is a gorgeous polka dot retro wedding dress by Timeless Chic. The strapless lace and polka dot tulle dress has a matching 3/4 length sleeve bolero jacket.
We’ve got information on what to do with your dress when it arrives back home. Also plan for all weather conditions too, even in the height of summer we sometimes get storms and it’s better to be prepared than not.
Make sure all suppliers are still aware of when they are needed. We’ve got some great tips on how to stay calm in the run up to your wedding. You’ll need to be giving your caterers the final numbers for food and drinks too. Double check any food allergies your guests may have and pass them to your suppliers as soon as possible.
Meet Up With Your Wedding Party
Delegate any tasks that you can to them and make sure they are all set with their dresses. Relax and have fun together ahead of the big day. Your groom should check with his best man and father of the bride that all the speeches are in hand. If you are giving a speech then we have some top tips for you.
Make sure all the little gifts for your wedding party are purchased and flowers ordered for the mothers. Little touches like these will ensure you aren’t rushing around in the final days trying to get things sorted.
If If you are still planning your wedding day then we’ve got a whole series on what to do leading up to the big day. If you are yet to find your perfect short wedding dress then please contact us. We’d love to find your short retro wedding dress style.