448 pages, 9.07 × 7.34 × 1.13 in
December 18, 2012
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0770433383
ISBN - 13: 9780770433383
About the Book
For the book-mad audience of brides who have made TheKnot.com the #1 destination for wedding information, this is a revised and updated edition of the classic soup-to-nuts wedding guidebook, featuring a four-color insert for the first time.
Table of Contents
prologueYou’re Engaged!. . . Now What?PART iLaying theGroundwork1Envisioning Your EventAnnouncing YourEngagementto the World 000Sketching theBig Picture 000Organizing It All 0002The BudgetWho Pays ? 000Cost Considerations 000The Budget Brea kdown 000Picking Your Priorities 000Stay ing in the Black 000contents3When and WhereDivining a Da teand Time 000the Location 0004The Guest ListSettling on a Size 000Divvying the List Up 000Organizing Your List 000Drafting Your List 000Ge tting Gues ts There 0005The Wedding PartyAttendants andTheir Roles 000Picking Your Party 000Fitting in the Folks 0006Wedding Plannersand ProsWedding Planners andCoordinators 000other WeddingVe ndors 000Working with yourVe ndors 000PART IIThe Big Decisions7TransformingYour SpaceWorking withYour Spa ce 000Lighting 101 000Re ntal Bas ics 000PersonalizingYour Spa ce 0008Wedding FlowersBloom Bas ics 000Finding a Florist 000Bea utiful Bouquets 000Flowe rs for YourOther VI Ps 000Ce remony Flowe rs 000Re cep tion Flowe rs 0009PhotographyPhotograp hy Bas ics 000finding aphotograp her 000Putting TogetherYour Package 00010Videographyvideograp hy Bas ics 000Hiring a Videograp her 000Putting Togetherthe Package 00011The Food and DrinksCocktails and OtherConcoctions 000The Ma king of aMe morab le Mea l 000Choosing a Ca terer 00012Wedding MusicWedding Music Bas ics 000Selecting Music forEvery Moment 000Hiring Your Musicians 00013Standing on CeremonyCe remony Types 000Finding Your Officiant 000Ce remony Bas ics 000Ce remo
From the Publisher
From the #1 wedding website, this completely revised and updated edition of the classic wedding planning bible answers all of your questions, with all the latest information and tools a bride could want.
Overwhelmed by the countless questions and details your wedding entails? Don't despair! The Knot Complete Guide to Weddings takes you step-by-step from your engagement to the big day, from the reception to the honeymoon. Inside you'll find checklists, worksheets, insider advice, and in-depth sections on:
How to personalize your wedding
Updated wedding etiquette
Creating a realistic budget
Sneaky cost-cutting tips
Dress shopping advice
Tips for working with florists, caterers, officiants, and others
Vows and ceremony details
Unique Wedding customs
ALL NEW SECTIONS ON: Planning Online and Destination Weddings, and a color-coded section with over 100 vibrant photographs
About the Author
CARLEY RONEY is the cofounder of The Knot, the world's favorite wedding brand. She and her team of trusty editors create magazines, planning apps, books, and TV shows based on the best advice and creative ideas from the ultimate wedding destination, TheKnot.com. She is the go-to source on wedding trends for everyone from USA Today to the Today show.