6 to 4 months before:

  • Many couples have found great benefit from attending pre-wedding counselling, so if you wish to do so, now is the time.
  • Shop for and order your wedding invitations.
  • Both you and hubby-to-be must decide what your wedding rings should look like, and either buy or have them made at this point.
  • Renew or get passports if you are honeymooning outside South Africa. Also finalise all accommodation and travelling arrangements for the honeymoon.
  • Envision your wedding cake and research, interview and book a cake designer.
  • Purchase gifts for the parents, attendants and each other.