02/18/2011
Roll out the Damask Carpet!
Roll out the Damask Carpet!
  

This is how I roll...
who I am and for "future reference"

I thought it would be interesting to fill this out and then look back after my wedding and see if I stuck to the plans in my head, etc.
I stole this from another bride on WBC :-)

A little about me...

How long did you date before you got engaged?
2 yrs - to the day

Did you get the ring you wanted?
To my surprise, my fiance was in possesion of his grandmothers ring. It's beautiful and timeless and just the right size :-)

Was the proposal a complete surprise?
Completely

Do you wish you had a bigger/smaller diamond? If so How big or small?
I love the ring - wouldn't change a thing. (Not just sayint that)

Did you cry when he proposed?
I cried, and cried, and cried. I had to reapply my makeup since he proposed before we were going out for dinner.

Was the proposal romantic or creative? Explain how if you'd like.
A little of both..

When do you want to go for your honeymoon?
Right after the wedding - like the Monday after.

Are you buying his wedding band for him?
Yes, I'm having one made for him that has similar design to my ring.

Have you gone over your original wedding budget?
Budget? What the hell's a budget?

What day of the year will your wedding be?
Saturday, September 22, 2012

What kind of weather?
A crisp, autumn day

Inside or outside?
Ceremony - either is a possibility yet.
Reception - outside

Church/justice of the peace/other?
Pastor of the church we attend

How many people will be there?
about 100

Time of day?
3pm

Any kind of theme?
Black and ivory damask & red

How many bridesmaids? Who would they be?
4-my 2 besties, his 2 besties.

What kind of cake/what will it look like?
Square, elegant, white and black with deep red roses as accents.

Where will you have the reception?
Country Club in our town

What kind of dress will you have/color/material?
Ivory royal satin, ruched all over, strapless, flowing train and bling

What kind of flowers in your bouquet?
Nothing but deep red roses

Kind of engagement ring?
50 year old, round cut, white gold with side accent stones

Kind of wedding bands?
Yellow gold double bands on mine
Yellow gold self-designed band for him

How will you wear your hair?
updo, loose curls, soft side bangs, blingy combs in back

Who will be important to be there?
Family & friends..and us :-)

Will the reception be big or small?
Small and intimate - with fun touches

What will the groom wear?
black suit, ivory shirt, black vest, and red tie

Where will you go for the honeymoon?
Toss up.. warm and sunny or Napa wine country

How long?
1 week

What will you do?
relax :-)

Will it be modest or costly?
middle of the road..we don't need to spend money to have fun.

What will you stay in?
Hopefully a cool B&B..we love those

How old will you and the groom be?
44 & 29

How long will you be engaged before you get married?
4 years

Live together before or wait till married?
Living together

Take a long time to plan the wedding or will it be simple?
Loooooong time. I love DIY projects and we need the time to make sure the money will cover our dreams

Will you do it yourself or with family or hire someone to plan the wedding?
I've planned a couple of weddings for other people..time to do my own!

Will you write your own vows or use something pre-made?
Writing our own vows... I know I won't make it through them without crying.
survey, me
sparklette9713's Black wedding
 |  Oil city, PA, USA  |  02/18/2011  | 
I love these surveys!
Seems like we have some similar tastes. It'll be much fun to watch your wedding unfold.
I'll be sticking this in my faves so I can answer it myself after he officially pops the question.
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Elaine
 |  Las vegas, NV, USA  |  03/18/2011  | 
This was fun to read. So exciting!

I wanted to share vintage and rose photos that may inspire you for decor and guest favors.. Have fun planning!

http://hubpages.com/_BME/hub/_BellaMevents_VINTAGE_Wedding_Event_Ideas

http://hubpages.com/_BME/hub/ROSE-WEDDING-THEME
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