Ok, so tomorrow it will be 3 months so thought it's time to do the "Big Scary List" (Stolen From other WC Members
Dress – 1st Dress fitting Done - $495 owing will pay it off by December (monthly pays suck!!) It fits perfectly and needs no alterations
But still want to loose about 5 kgs
Bridesmaid dresses - Done, they are paid for just awaiting arrival in November
Groom suit – FH has chosen Spurling ones and needs to go for his fitting
Gms suits - as above
Photographer – Wish Photography
Ceremony location – Deposit Paid
Reception location – Deposit Paid (Same as Ceremony Location)
Decorations for ceremony & reception – some purchased however purchased tulle to make pompoms for the trees but got impatient and gave up
Cars – Not a big deal will just have dad drive me in their Mercedes (after a major wash!)
Car decorations- (ribbon, mascot or bow for front, tulle for back window) – hadn’t thought of this oops must ebay this...
Bon bons/favours – Loveheart Chocpops that mum is making - need to purchase chocolate
Wedding Day/Honeymoon lingerie – Finally gave in and had a proper fitting..$189.00 later I have a nice tan simone perle strapless bra and matching briefs.. FH is not into the whole satin/lace sexy stuff so went to Sussans and laybyed some pretty cami/slips for our honeymoon
Honeymoon - work in progress, still don’t know if we can afford one
Flowers – Decorations and corsages - Done! Deposit Paid
Guest book – Not having a guest book just a print out for all the sign which I found on the Martha Stewart website it says "Love Always" O & C date of wedding and then has spaces for each guest to sign their name underneath to enable you to frame later on.
Celebrant – Had first meeting and filed our intention to marry need to do vows and order of service/ceremony/day
DJ/music – ipod, choose playlist closer to date
Bridal party gifts - I have found some pretty pearl love heart earrings bought their dresses and shoes and will pay for their hair to be done so I think that's sufficent
Hair & makeup - work in progress, Hair booked, doing own makeup
Confetti – Would like bubbles..maybe rose petals? still to do
Invites/save the dates/place cards -Getting there with Invites....
Videographer - not applicable
Music for ceremony – Ipod I am thinking of just having instrumental music only..
Seating plan - Not Applicable as having a Cocktail/Afternoon Tea reception
Cake topper - Need to purchase
Cake knife & goblets – Not going to bother with cake knife or glasses
Cake - Will hopefully agree on something soon......
Shoes – Purchased however a bit too big so will check out bridal store when girls go to pick up their BM Dresses
A brazzilian – No Way!
Nice pen for guest book/wall plaque -To Do
Chairs for Ceremony/Reception - Must book this week
Emergency bag - wait til closer
Accommodation for night before & night of – booked but considering cancelling to save money
RINGS - Awaiting mine to be made, paid 10% of both to date..will be paying off by end of December
Hair pieces – Hair flower purchased & looks awesome
MC –Not really sure if we need one
Select menu – Somewhat...need to finalise
New perfume for the bride – Mm bought the new Lancome Hypnose one but Ill just use it everyday anyhow..
Get nails done - Not having done as I am nail franatic as it is and am lucky to have nice ones!
Order of Service Booklets – not sure if I will bother
Write Speech/vows – just started thinking about it now
Readings/poems for ceremony – Still to decide if we will have any
Garter – Trying to find a "pretty" one but won't be doing the whole taking off with teeth thing at reception
List of all vendors phone numbers - Argh
Hens/Bucks night - Trying to decide on what I want
photo album for non pro pics – I saw a really nice one at the Reject Shop!!
Parasols for "Thankyou" shots - Need to purchase
Photo- locations - wait til closer and discuss with photographer, we have an idea though
Tan – Not having done
Ok... scared now after reading that list someone kick me up the butt right now.. I know it's 3 months but there's also Christmas in there so that's December pretty much gone and we are in Hobart and getting married in my hometown Launceston so I need to bare in mind I just can't nip in to see vendors etc...