It’s time to make appointments, reservations, and decisions—we’ll walk you through your entire wedding to-do list. Read through our guides and download our wedding-planning checklists for answers on what to know, plan, and ask along the way.
Your Ultimate Wedding-Planning Timeline
Ready, set, go! Our no-nonsense guide will help you learn how to plan your wedding like a pro.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
8 Things You Must Do on Your Wedding Day
Your absolute must-have list.
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Your Ultimate Bridal Shower Checklist for Celebrating the Bride-to-BePlan a party from start to finish with these tips for making it come together.
7 Things You'll Probably Forget to Do the Week of the WeddingEven the most organized brides are guilty of overlooking some small (but important!) details.
10 Last-Minute Wedding-Planning To-DosCross these items off your wedding checklist in the final countdown to the big day.
The Ultimate Wedding Ceremony Checklist
10 Things You Didn't Know You Needed on Your Wedding DayDouble check all of these items are on your wedding checklist.
6 Things the Groom Needs to Do on the Wedding DayGet up, get dressed, and get going with a few last-minute things to think about before becoming a married man!
8 Things You Don't Need on Your Wedding DayYou and your groom have enough to worry about—leave this baggage behind!
10 Conversations You Need to Have Before You Get MarriedMake sure you and your fiancé are on the same page before you walk down the aisle.
How to Prepare for Rain on Your Wedding DayDon't let a few drops (or a deluge!) spoil your special day.
20 Questions That Make Planning a Wedding So. Much. Easier.Let your answers guide you through the planning process, from deciding on a venue to choosing a unique wedding favor.
21 Questions You Need to Ask Your Wedding PlannerGet to know your pro—and how she works—before signing on the dotted line.
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The Ultimate Wedding Flowers Checklist
From your bouquet to your reception centerpieces, this is every single flower you'll need for your big day.Post
Wedding Music Checklist
Get in tune with what it takes to have a music-filled wedding day.Post
Wedding Venue Checklist
A list of every question you need to ask the manager of any wedding venue you may be considering for your big day.Post
The Ultimate Wedding Cake Checklist
There's more to the confectionary than "buttercream or fondant?"Post
The Ultimate Destination Wedding Checklist
Going away for your I dos? Don't forget anything!Gallery
A Wedding-Planning Checklist for the Groom
There's stuff for him to do too!Gallery
Everything You Could Possibly Need for a Wedding Reception
We've thought of it all so you don't have to. Consider this your ultimate wedding reception checklist.Gallery
Your Ultimate Wedding Stationery Checklist
There's more to wedding stationery then the invitation.Gallery
Wedding Budget Checklist
We've outlined the major expenses allotted to each wedding category to help you plan your wedding budget.Gallery
Your Ultimate Wedding Dress Checklist
A step-by-step guide to shopping for your dream bridal gown.Gallery
The Ultimate Wedding Day Checklist: Everything You'll Need
When the big day finally arrives, be prepared. Follow this step-by-step bridal checklist.Post
The Ultimate Wedding Bar Checklist
Raise a glass to having a well-thought-out bar (translation: happy guests) at your wedding reception.Post
The Ultimate Mother-of-the-Bride Checklist
A step-by-step guide for the other important lady of the day.Gallery
The Ultimate Maid-of-Honor Checklist
She's picked you to be her MOH! Here's a step-by-step guide on what you need to do.Post
5 Things to Cross Off of Your Year-One Checklist
Consider this your first year of marriage's #relationshipgoals.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
The Ultimate 30-Day Wedding Countdown
A comprehensive checklist for the last month before your wedding.Post
The Ultimate Bridesmaid Budget Guide
Be the all-star of the bridal party, without breaking the bank.Post
Your Ultimate Post-Wedding Party Checklist
The "I dos" may be over, but the party doesn't have to be.