Six months until our wedding date and a lot has been planned!
Location: Golden Gardens Bathhouse
Ceremony: First Draft, Jesper loves it.
Colors: Sea blue and meadow green. Some pink flowers too.
Caterer: Ravishing Radish
Transportation: nothing special - but needs coordinating.
Flowers: White and pink. Gathering inspirational photos. Leaning towards orchids, roses and calalillies.
Fun stuff: Sparklers ordered. I also got some of these sky lanterns to try.
Dress: Got it! E-mail me if you want to see a photo. Needs to get a bustle still.
Warmth: I am knitting this Ornamental stole.
Hair: Photos ready to show hairdresser.
Veil: Will attempt to make one myself or borrow? May not wear one also depending on how my stole turns out to play with.
Maid-of-honor dress: Anne Taylor, purchased.
Maid-of-honor gift: done.
Photographer: Amore Studios and White Veil Studios
Beer: Homebrew from dad. IPA.
Wine: Yellowtail Chardonnay
Champagne: Just a bottle for Jesper and I, everyone else can toast with the drink they have in hand. I got an ice bucket.
Champagne glasses: We have some special ones from Sweden - Kosta Boda, with Hearts.
Candlesticks: We have - from Orrefors. (but can't use! need to get votives)
Appetizers: ?? Beth?
Cake: Round, simple, Safeway??, ribbon bands.
Cake topper: Loving these birds - will try to recreate.
Invitations: In experimentation, with Michelle.
Programs: Will be inspired from invitation probably.
Song list: We have quite a list going. Will probably burn a CD for the DJ.
Flower Girl: Kate's daughter, Rayen.
Flower Girl dress: Mom will sew, I'm going to pick-up the pattern and fabric. Green sash.
Favors: In experimentation , candy
Officiant: Chris Peragine, local sailor.
Goom's attire: Tux Shop? Light blue vest and tie.
Wedding bands: I have mine and Jesper's in on order.
Decorations: In experimentation, purchased white lights and tulle.
Looking for a thick birch branch for overhanging decoration.
Centerpieces: Potted orchids from Trader Joe's. Silver pots from IKEA. Green or Blue Ribbon/bow.
Ushers: No ushers needed. People can sit where they want, except a few seats will be saved for family at the front.
Guest Book: I don't plan on having a guest book. I don't feel like I need a copy of signatures in a box.
Isle: Lined with artificial pink or white flower petals - need to order from Ebay.
Wedding night hotel: Hotel 1000 in Seattle.
Shoes: Purchased from DSW, back-up pair also from DSW.
Honeymoon: Maui in September, Expedia.com
Something "old": Ruby earrings from Grandma or something more dangly.
Something "new": My dress and shoes.
Something "borrowed": ??
Something "blue": A blue sash from Ann Taylor
Rehersal dinner: Our house - BBQ 3PM - 7/26/08.
Beauty: Famous Dave Self-tanner
Labels: wedding planning