SHE Rocks Events

Where Ordinary Celebrations Become EXTRAordinary!

Shemeika Arogbonlo, Certified Event Planner

Planning Process: 1 Month Before

Yayyy!!! You two are getting closer to the finish line towards your Big Day. With a little over a month remaining, you still have a few important items on your checklist to complete:

  • Finalized the Day of Timeline for Ceremony & Reception (meeting with important people of the day)
  • Finalize the guest list for the 10 reserved tables (seating arrangement)
  • Finalize ceremony & reception program (SRE is here to assist, if needed)
  • Finalize menu for reception
  • Secure the MUA & Hairstylist for your wedding
  • Confirm your florist order
  • Ensure out-of-town guest know what the cut-off date is to make their reservatjion
  • Obtain your marriage license (3 to 60 days of the wedding date)
  • Ensure that the bridal party receives their dresses, tuxedos, and accessories
  • Write vows if you choose to personalize them
  • Confirm all details including location, date, and time with all vendors
  • Schedule a final dress/tuxedo fitting, and make sure you are wearing your proper shoes during this time. You should make sure to have your Maid of Honor (MoH) or SRE Consultant there to learn how to bustle your train and fasten your buttons
  • Choose your white wedding accessories (hair veil, jewelry, bracelets, etc.), if haven't already
  • Order Rental Equipment if needed: marquee, tables, chairs, lights, etc., if needed
  • Choose Bridesmaids Accessories/Gifts (wrap in advance)
  • Select ceremony & reception songs, if haven't already
  • Inform DJ of Father/Daughter song, First Dance song, Specific processional music and any other *Must Play* songs

Day of Timeline Meeting

Wednesday, March 9th, 7pm