Twelve Steps of Planning

It’s 12/12/12 today…a repetitive date which will never occur again! It’s a once in a lifetime day, much like a Chicago wedding! So in honor of this special day … 12 days out from Christmas Eve … Big City Bride has attempted a parody to the “Twelve Days of Christmas”…here are the Twelve Steps of Planning by Chicago wedding planner Big City Bride.

In the first step of  planning Big City Bride advised me…find a venue and set a date!

In the second step of planning, Big City Bride advised me…to set a realistic wedding budget of where to spend and save.

In the third step of planning Big City Bride advised me…choose a photographer I love to match my style and personality.

In the fourth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…to pick my entertainment – DJ, band, or string quartet?!

In the fifth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…gather inspiration and choose decor to make the vision come to life.

In the sixth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…send invitations so that loved ones join the day.

In the seventh step of planning Big City Bride advised me…to pick linens and chairs that compliment my decor.

In the eighth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…taste your food and dessert to create a menu perfect and unique.

In the ninth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…draw a floor plan that’s unexpected but flows.

In the tenth step of planning Big City Bride advised me…build a timeline with all the details of the day.

In the eleventh step of planning Big City Bride said to me…drop your stuff off with your planner and get ready to enjoy!

In the twelfth step of planning Big City Bride said to me…rehearse your ceremony and cheers with family and friends!

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