To our lovely grooms, the hardest task of proposing is complete & you are now part of the exciting journey of organising a wedding. Now your lovely fiance will need your support & there are specific areas for you to have ownership of, so stick to our wedding checklist & you’ll pass through this journey with flying colours!
o Organise Engagement ring & wedding insurance
o Organise the bar:champagne, wine, spirits, soft drinks,water
o Ensure all legalities are covered eg. pre-nup,giving notice, buying a license, church requirements
o Choose your groomsmen & attendants
o Organise Honeymoon: check passports, visas, flights, vaccinations, order currency, accommodation & activities
o Book wedding night accommodation & any extras – transport, roses, champagne
o Get measured, order/hire suits, & clear instructions on socks, shoes & cufflinks to the groomsmen
o Arrange wedding day transport for bridal & grooms party
o Speech time – start thinking about it & make sure best man is on top of his as well!
o Get hair cut & make sure groomsmen are looking sharp o Pack for honeymoon; let your fiancé know what to pack
o Pickup any hired décor
o Allow time to pick up any family members
On the day:
o Give rings to best man
o Let your best man know about any payments he needs to make on your behalf
o Allocate out jobs & give a helping hand with:
o Collecting & allocating boutinnieres, bouquets
o Ensure ushers have order of service & clear instructions on seating guests
o Rounding up all family members, making sure they are all accounted for, no lost Grandparents or Aunties!
o Ensure your Best man keeps any documents like your marriage certificate safe
o Speech practised and on hand
o Co-ordinate suppliers
Good Luck! xxx