Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Invitation Timeline

There is an endless amount of things to do when planning your wedding and trying to figure out when to do what can be overwhelming. Here is a quick and easy timeline for you to follow regarding all your paper needs.

6 to 9 Months

  • If you plan on ordering through an invitation company, call and book your appointment. 
  • Place order and mail Save the Dates.
  • Finalize guest list, venue and catering information.
4 to 6 Months
  • Place orders for all wedding stationery and accessories.
  • Discuss programs, menues, and place cards.
  • Reserve a calligrapher
2 to 4 Months
  • Address invitations or send to calligrapher to be addressed.
  • Order programs, menues, table numbers, and place cards.
8 to 10 Weeks
  • Stamp and seal wedding invitations.
6 to 8 Weeks
  • Mail out your invitations
  • Have programs printed
2 to 4 Weeks
  • Order menus, table numbers and place cards to be printed.
1 Week
  • Pick up menus, table numbers, and place cards.
***For help on all your invitations needs we suggest Cami Haggins with Harlan's. 614.352.9421