The Location. Flowers. Dress. Invitations. Linens. Food. China. Music. And, of course, the Cake. Once the proposal is accepted, the planning begins. To create a wedding that reflects your style and unique personality, you need a firm timeline showing exactly what needs to be done…and when. Let Joyce Scardina Becker, one of the world's leading wedding consultants, walk you through the process. That way, you're guaranteed to walk down the aisle stress-free--and in style.
Countdown to Your Perfect Wedding gives you detailed and easy-to-follow instructions for perfecting all aspects of your wonderful event. It shows how to customize each piece to create a day you will forever cherish.
Organized around a 52-week timeline, which can be adjusted according to your own needs, each chapter features an essential aspect of planning the happiest day of your life. The book includes insider tips on how to get what you want, plan an appropriate budget, understand essential planning lingo, and much more. It also reveals some of the unique ways brides have accomplished a range of wedding tasks to fit everyone's pocketbook.
From announcing your engagement to planning your honeymoon getaway and everything in between, Countdown to Your Perfect Wedding is the indispensable must-have guide for any groom and bride-to-be.
Joyce Scardina Becker is a Certified Wedding Consultant and veteran wedding planner with more than twenty-five years of experience. Based in San Francisco, she is president of Events of Distinction, a leading wedding and special event consulting company. A contributing editor to TheKnot.com, she is also the founding director and instructor of the Wedding Consultation Certificate Program at California State University, Hayward.
I purchased this book because I am getting into wedding planning events. I like the book. She does a great job in helping a bride or anyone else helping a bride navigate their way... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Grace
This book was a gift purchase. I have not seen the book. Granddaughter says it is a good choice and thanked me.Published 16 months ago by Jeanne Zanzi
This book was so consistent with main stream propaganda that you must spend a ton of money to have a great wedding. Read morePublished on January 12, 2013 by Jacqueline
That is THE book to get if you want to plan the perfect wedding with no stress ! I todelly recommand it. Perfect book for the perfect day !Published on May 12, 2011 by Cinthy
This was not at all what I though it was. Too much text not enough organizer. I recommend the Knot countdown instead; that's more of your own ideas where as this book just tells... Read morePublished on April 6, 2011 by JShields
I love the logical and simple week to week "TO DO" list. So many wedding planning guides jump around all over the place in no logical order so this book appeals to my way of doing... Read morePublished on May 12, 2010 by Mrs. M. Littlewood-scott
This book was so easy to read and understand. It it THE wedding planning book to have!Published on February 10, 2010 by Jennifer A. Schleis
After using this book as my bible in planning my wedding, I was just going write a review about how valuable Countdown to Your Perfect Wedding was for me. Read morePublished on September 21, 2009 by DR
I got this book and have to admit I regret it. The book is so out of date and out of touch with modern brides. Read morePublished on September 16, 2009 by CRH