90-Day Wedding Planning Checklist

You've heard of the hit TV show "90 Day Fiancé", but what happens when that time crunch applies to your wedding?

Indian bride and groom in peach attire holding hands

Rebecca Gosselin Photography


In a perfect world, you'd have at least 6 months to a year to plan. But we all know how real life goes: Maybe your future spouse is in the military, or you need to move for a job, or you're both just eager to get married now rather than later.

Whatever your reason for expediting your nuptials, we've got you covered with our incredibly efficient 90-Day Wedding Planning Checklist. Feel free to print out this pretty PDF, 3-hole punch it, and get to checkin.


10–12 Weeks To Go…

Wedding rings, flowers, and stationery in plum tones

Heather Anderson Photography


When you're on such a short timeline, most of the heavy lifting will need to be done upfront. But hey, just think: In 3 short months you'll be living the married life with your best friend. *throws confetti*

8–10 Weeks To Go…

Bride smiling outdoors with big green and white bridal bouquet

Madison Carter Photography


As overwhelming as planning your wedding in 90 days may seem, the best approach is to focus on the big-ticket items, and cut out most of the "extras". (No, you really don't need that chocolate fondue tower.)

6–8 Weeks To Go…

Two grooms in snazzy tuxedos share a kiss

Chris Ferenzi Photography


You're 6 weeks out! Now's the time to make sure you have all necessary vendors locked and loaded. Your wedding invitations should go out soon, and you basically want all "big ticket" items in order.

4–5 Weeks To Go…

Wedding bands and engagement rings in yellow gold and diamonds

Dyanna Lamora Photography


Woo hoo! By now, you basically have all the essentials lined up. Now you can begin working on the fun stuff. Do you want to purchase bridal party gifts? Something old, new, borrowed, and blue? Pretty ceremony programs? Fit those to-do tasks in here, along with the following:

2–3 Weeks To Go…

A colorful wedding cake with a 'Gimme Some Sugar' chalkboard sign


Serendipity Photography


It's getting real...

1 Week To Go…

Neutral wedding place setting with gold flatware

Mallory Dawn Photography


The theme of this week? Finalize!!

Last Minute Essentials…

Two brides in wedding dresses hold hands among orange trees

Anna Delores Photography


It's crunch time, yo!

Back to Reality…

Newlyweds and their bridal party celebrate their new marriage

Mikayla Dawn Photography


Congrats you newlywed, you.


Did you snag our pretty printable PDF yet?
Click to download our 90-Day Wedding Planning Checklist!


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