Your wedding day is only 5 months away!! Guest list-check.Invitations and stationery- check. (Not on schedule? See 6 Months to go checklist). OK so for the next stage of your wedding planning timeline its finally time to start sampling wedding cake!! The wedding cake is a centre piece for your reception, so give yourselves plenty of time for research..and tasting..to ensure its perfect! Hopefully you and your fiance are looking forward to your hen/ stag parties which you’ll need to start booking. Have some fun with this, because then its time to get all of the paperwork out of the way. So read on and if you haven’t already, print out our detailed checklist to be completed by you and your fiance over the next couple of months.Happy Planning!!
Ideally have your order in 4 months in advance. With your wedding style and colours in mind begin the search by browsing pictures on websites, magazines etc. When you have found images of cakes you like you can start to contact and meet with bakers in your area, bringing with you the images/ideas to show them.
Shop for wedding rings with your fiance. You will both be wearing the rings for a long time so its important to be happy with your selection.
Time for the groom to get his bestman, groomsmen and both fathers together to choose and be fitted for suit/tuxedo (depending on the formality). Colour can be introduced in waistcoats , cravats, ties/ bow-ties, cufflinks, socks etc.
Decide on accessories for your bridesmaids!
Both you and your fiance must choose dates and book.
Organise legalities and church paperwork
Readings family and friends
Select and family and friend to take part in the ceremony.
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