Step-by-step take one month at a time!

Do you want to plan a wedding in a short duration? Only a few months left for the execution of the arrangements! Then, here we have some sure shot tips for planning your wedding in 6 months or less. Of course, planning traditional or royal ceremonies requires a generous timeline of a year or more. But, you can do this on quick notes with simple efforts, capabilities, and by hiring a top wedding planner to plan your wedding.


Try these definite tips for planning a destination, royal, or traditional wedding in 6 months or even lesser.


6th MONTH:

1. Form your budget line:

Budget is the most prominent thing before performing any wedding chores. M-factor should be determined at first point by allocating extra funds aside for the arrangements like a live band or particular photographer.


2. Select the venue:

While most traditional Indian wedding destinations are booked in advance before dates, but a fabulous event can also be found in a short timeline. Going for nontraditional spaces like farmhouse or any garden can also be fruitful.


3. Hold on to foremost vendors:

Keep an eye on your trusted vendors for every occasion. Whether it’s a caterer, decorator, florist, event planner, wedding photographer, etc. and line them up to consider limited but best options at the time of bookings to avoid the hassle.


4. Outfits pick and working on alternatives:

If you are customizing your wedding dress and many other outfits make sure to give them for design or stitch six months before the functions. Else, you can also look out for ready-to-wear bridal dresses or rental shops for more affordable options and a shorter time frame.


5. Figure out the guest list:

A long list that might not end is for sure not your touch for the destination wedding. Identify your guests’ list wisely for different ceremonies, if you are making the one. Moreover, if you are going to have royal functions, make sure to keep them in limits but with quality.


6. Book your pre-wedding shoot and makeup person:

Budget is the most prominent thing before performing any wedding chores. M-factor should be determined at first point by allocating extra funds aside for the arrangements like a live band or particular photographer.




1. Consider a wedding coordinator or event planner:

Ignorant for many but at the destination weddings and big fat Indian bash, it’s one of the significant aspects. Wedding coordinators and local event planners based in the selected city or venue can be a great help for an outstanding wedding.


2. Prepare invites to send:

Nowadays, everything is going green, so why don’t opt for digital invites and pictures of “Save The Date” for your wedding! You can send them to the number of people through message, email, or any other medium to make them remind till the time is nearby.


3. Be ready for pre-wedding shoots:

Once you have booked your photographer, make sure to stay ready for your pre-wedding and get it done on time. Also, do test your makeup artist over the shoots to confirm bookings of the same person for the wedding.


4. Get your engagement rings or wedding bands:

Diamond or Gold whatever you wish to have for your to-be partner, 5th month is good to go. If you have a plan for made-to-order Wedding couple bands or engagement ring, it can only be done in the first two months to take out time for the rest of things. And, if you don’t so, then you can buy on an immediate basis during the end time from ideal jewellery stores.




1. Hire remaining merchants:

When done with your major vendors, this peak time you can utilize by hiring other selective merchants who can work as alternatives. So, at the time of unwanted situations, these remaining ones can be your option for the organization of functions.


2. Shop stuff and get them packed:

Don’t drop till you shop! Buying your worthy picks can be a task, and it gets also extended until the wedding day arrives. But, be smart with the budgets, sale counters, requirements, etc. and start the shopping right from the date is fixed. Also, don’t forget to wrap them up and keep it organized in closets for later use.




1. Finalize the menu and wedding cake:

Making the vast menu is what everyone does at the time of the marriage. But, you can be unique with catering and ensure best of food during the occasion. Coordinate twice with your caterers for the veg as well non-veg menu while keeping up with the local cuisines. Try to be eligible with taste rather than variants. And, yeah! Don’t miss out ‘The Wedding Cake’. Book it up exclusive and yummy for your loved ones to appreciate your choice of arrangements even more.


2. Plan your Honeymoon:

Trips can only be excited if you put an effort. Discuss with your partner and travel agent for great deals of budgeted places available on multiple platforms with flights. And, explore the most-awaited and romantic part of your wedding.


3. Music, band, DJ, alcohol, and wedding license:

Live band, DJ, astounding music, and drinks complete the essence of almost every destination wedding. Also, before booking them, make sure to apply for a marriage certificate to avoid legal delays and formalities.




1. Confirm all the details:

You are tired enough! Take a sip of wine or an excellent aromatic coffee and begin with your checklist to confirm all the details in power mode. And, trust us, this is going to help you much more to relieve stress, once you are done with it.


2. Do hair, makeup, and wedding dress trial:

How you are going to look on your D-day will make your imagination with beauty better than you expect! Go for hairstyling, makeup trials, and do try your wedding dress to avoid the last-minute issues. Consult your specific persons to look fabulous for your special moments.




1. Pack-up your bags for the Honeymoon:

Once you are done with the shopping, it’s high time to keep your bags pack for the Honeymoon. Many couples do fly off just in a day or two after the wedding while few waits. But, being ready is no harm, right!


2. Finalize your checklist:

Go through the checklist of arrangements and your part again. You would not like to miss anything if you have an outdoor wedding.


3. Party Time:

Throw your bachelor or hen’s party. Enjoy with your friends and have a great time with your folks, as you might not get enough time once you get married.


4. Enjoy the moment:

It’s high time to relish what’s necessary and for which you have been preparing for so long. Stay calm and composed to bring that magical glow of your wedding day when you are done with the marshalling.