The Left Bank Jewelry and Bridal Finery is one of my favorite businesses for wedding jewelry. One of the first places that I recommend to our brides. Selecting pieces from their extensive collection of jewelry, headpieces, veils and wedding shoes all to complement you beautiful wedding gown. Let them handle all the little details for you. And if your not a bride don’t worry there is plenty of gems, rhinestones and more. And not to mention the prices are very reasonable. Take a moment and check out their website for get buys. The Left Bank also have styling services: The styling service for Chicago brides allows you to try on your accessories with your dress so you can see exactly what looks best for your wedding day, stress free, worry free, and free! Book them at (773)-929-7422 If you’re not a Chicago bride, don’t fret, They also help hundreds of brides out via email, phone & Skype too! Email them a photo of your dress and the details of your wedding day and we’ll help put a look together for you! They at located at 1115 West Weber Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
Planning and scheduling will allow you to enjoy being married on your special day. Majority of large planning takes 12 months or less to plan. Here is a guide to help you organize and plan for your day and to focus on the details of you and your fiance’ vision. Happy planning!!
10–12 Months To Go
•Work on your budget and establish your top priorities where to save/where to splurge.
•Find amazing Ideas, start browsing our blog, Pinterest, bridal blogs and magazines to identify your wedding style and color palette.
•Compile your guest list (you’ll need that guest count for food purposes!).
•Choose your wedding party
•Find a venue for your ceremony and reception, and reserve your date. Know what questions to ask when evaluating a wedding venue.
•Already feeling overwhelmed? Consider hiring a Wedding Planner.
6-8 months To Go
•Find Wedding Invitation designs you love and start working with your design company (Pick up to 3)
•Choose Favors and Thank You Cards.
•Meet with officiant to discuss plans for ceremony.
•Reserve all your rentals: chairs, linens, lighting, décor, etc.
•Choose cake style and schedule tastings with various bakers also order a grooms cake
•Select men’s formalwear and give information to groomsmen
•Book transportation to and from venues.
•Purchase wedding bands.
4-6 months To Go
•Purchase wedding bands
•Shop and Order bridemaids’ dresses
•Mail out invitations
•Finalize catering menu for reception
•Get confirmation from vendors
•Plan the rehearsal dinner
2 months To Go
•Give your caterer/venue the final guest count.
•Create seating and place cards.
•Pick up your gown!!
•Confirm arrival times and finalize the wedding timeline with vendors and the wedding party—make sure your wedding planner has a copy
•Put together your own Bridal Emergency Kit.
•Contact those who hasn’t RSVP’d yet.
1-2 weeks To Go
•Confirm lodging for out of town guests
•Create a master schedule and distribute to attendants and vendors
•Finalize vows if writing your own
•Give final guest count to ceremony and reception site
•Confirming all vendor delivery times and dates etc.
•Bachelor and Bachelorette party
•Your planning is complete…. and will be breathtaking!!!
After the bride and groom have said their ‘I Do’s. The rest of the fun begins… Drinks,Food and Dancing. On the way to your table grab your cool Cocktail and Escort card all wrapped in one. How unique is this, it’s the little details of your wedding that make it stand out and memorable. Check out these cool ideas on being unique with both cocktail & Escort Card.