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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?
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?
Time of day?
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
What will you do?
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?
Live together before or wait till married?
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.