Tips for Planning a Last Minute Wedding

September 15, 2018

Tips For Planning A Last Minute Wedding

A year long engagement isn't for everyone and that's totally understandable. If you're one of those brides who wants to whip up their dream wedding in a few short months don't you worry! With a little hard work and dedication (and reading these tips!) you can have everything you've always wanted!


Figure out the essentials 

First things first, get the essentials out of the way. What does that mean? Well it's time to set your date and book your venue. Once you know the basics it will be a whole lot easier to move on to the specifics! From there you can move onto things like the guest list and of course, the wedding dress.

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Make a list

Once you know the essentials it's time to make a list of everything you want and need for the big day. Try and make it in order of importance with things you need, things you want, and things you'd like but could live without. That way you're able to prioritize and start from the top!

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Send those invites

With a last minute wedding you're gonna have to skip those save the dates and send out those invites ASAP. Don't want to wait for mailing time? Send out evites instead!

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Rent your bridesmaid dresses from BridesMade

Bridesmaid dresses can take several months to secure. The time it takes to gather your girls for fitting appointments, making alterations and then finally getting the dress - it's better to just skip the stress and rent the dress instead! At BridesMade, we can send out last minute bridesmaid dresses in your favourite style and colour so your girls can look just how you imagined! Shop the bridesmaid dresses here

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DIY what you can

Sometimes vendors can be hard to find last minute. If you're having trouble finding vendors try to do it yourself! Search the web for DIY tutorials. You'll be surprised how easy some things are once you put on your creative cap!

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Planning a last minute wedding will take some extra effort and organization but can be so worth it! Follow these tips and you're sure to have the wedding of your dreams.


Happy planning,




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