To plan the perfect celebration, use this comprehensive wedding checklist, with a timeline based on the 16-month length of the average U.S. engagement. And, don’t forget to download our app for more helpful lists.

A lush bouquet of vivid purple sweet pea and king lisianthus filled with purple and lavender anemones is eye-catching without sacrificing classic style.Bouquet by City Iris
Photo: Elinor Carucci; Flowers: City Iris

    Sixteen to Nine Months Before

  • Eight Months Before

  • Seven to Six Months Before

  • Five to Four Months Before

  • Three Months Before

  • Two Months Before

  • One Month Before

  • Week of the Wedding