Episode 031 // Wedding Dos and Wedding Don'ts

 
 
 
 

DOS and DONT'S and then some more blog posts for you to learn from. Knowledge is power!

DO. HIRE A PLANNER. 

DONT. Be bossy to the ones you love.

DO. EMPTY YOUR POCKETS 

DON’T. Carry your phone in your pocket or really just have it with you at all.

DO. BUFFER YOUR TIMELINE. 

DON’T. Have a ridiculously long cocktail hour.

DO. HAVE A TIMELINE.

DON’T. Have a photo shot list that is unrealistic for either your timeline or condescending to your photographer’s skill level.

DO. HAVE SOMEONE ELSE BE IN CHARGE.

DON’T Forget to consult and compromise.

DO. HAVE USHERS OR GREETERS.

DON’T save a lot of work for last minute, like selecting ushers and asking them to dress a certain way.

DO. RESERVE CEREMONY SEATS.

DON’T. Forget to involve important people in your wedding somehow.

DO. BE STINGY ABOUT WHO GETS INVITED.

DON’T be ungrateful. 

DO BE ORGANIZED.

DON’T. Wing it when it comes to DIY. 

DO. TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE. 

DON’T. Forget to be in love.

MORE BLOG POSTS:

 DO. HIRE A WEDDING PLANNER

DO. HIRE A WEDDING PLANNER

 DON'T. Neglect your napkin selection

DON'T. Neglect your napkin selection

 DO. READ YOUR CONTRACTS

DO. READ YOUR CONTRACTS

 DON'T. Think a backyard wedding will be  easier

DON'T. Think a backyard wedding will be easier

 DON'T. Give up when you disagree.

DON'T. Give up when you disagree.

 DO. Make a list of who gets flowers.

DO. Make a list of who gets flowers.

 

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Listen, learn, laugh... love,
Josey

P.S. Header photo by Alyssa Lee

 

Josey Stafford

Sixpence Events & Planning, Bloomington, MN