The vast majority of wedding experts agree that, if done properly, the typical wedding planner checklist should start the process of genuine implementation at least 16 to 18 months in advance of the momentous event. It doesn\'t get any bigger than this, so you\'ll have to get the wheels turning if you don\'t want anything to go wrong. True perfection may be difficult to pull off, but it\'s not completely impossible when you have an effective and well thought out plan. This is your wedding day. It\'s an awesome event that will surely provide you with many of your life\'s most precious memories, so it\'s time to roll up your sleeves, get this project rolling. Here\'s a list of some of the high level tasks that will take much of your time, as you bring this project to fruition.
Decorations _ Your checklist has to contain information about the decorations you want, their quantities, delivery dates and exact positioning. Before you add this item to the checklist, try to imagine your party room and the way in which it is going to look. Are you going to make the decorations yourself or are you going to have them made for you? This information has to be included in the checklist, as well. Your checklist can also contain information about tableware, chairs and tables, appropriate music and activities. Anything that can help you get organized should make it to the final checklist. Use your checklist to monitor progress. It needs to focus on all of the party preparation steps. Customize the checklist and make sure that it corresponds to your needs and party planning progress. A carefully written checklist will streamline the process and make it much easier for you to get organized.