photo by Amanda Chapman

Etiquette

These 10 hints will help make the planning of your wedding and the big day that much bettter.

1.
Thank You Cards are a must! 
2.
Figure out who is helping to pay?
3.
Don't spend beyond your means.

  • The easiest way to stress yourself out during the planning process is by living outside your means!
  • To have an elegant wedding without having to pinch every penny, keep the guest list down, and perhaps foresake some little things such as favors or monogrammed napkins.
  • Make a budget early and stick to it!
4.
Invitations, get them out and early.
5.
Bridal Shower Guest Lists, can't invite just anyone.
6.
Deal with someone who knows about weddings.
7.
Personalize your wedding and reception, but do not make it tacky.
8.
Remember you and your new spouse are the host and hostess.
9.
Spend time at your reception and enjoy your guests.
10.
Calling off the wedding!
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Amanda L. Chapman © 2004