top of page
  • Writer's pictureAshley Collins

Navigating Your Engagement: A Step-by-Step Planning Checklist for the Journey to 'I Do'

Congratulations on your engagement! As you bask in the glow of your new status, the journey to ‘I Do’ begins. This exciting time can also feel overwhelming, but don’t worry; with a little organization and the right steps, you’ll navigate through your engagement period with ease. Here’s a step-by-step planning checklist to help guide you on your path to the altar:

Celebrate Your Engagement:

Take some time to enjoy this special milestone with your partner. Celebrate together and with your loved ones. This is a moment to remember!

Establish Your Budget:

Draft Your Guest List:

Hire a Wedding Planner:

Select Your Venue:

Set a Date:

Book Key Vendors:

Choose Your Wedding Party:

Plan Your Attire:

Enjoy the Process:

Bonus Tips: Essential Steps Before Inquiring or Signing Any Contracts with ANY Vendors

Establish Your Budget:

Your budget is the backbone of your wedding planning process. It dictates every decision you’ll make.

Draft Your Guest List:

By prioritizing these initial steps, you ensure a smooth and successful wedding planning process. Embrace this special time, and don’t hesitate to reach out to professionals like AVP for guidance and support. We’re here to make your wedding day as unique and memorable as your love story.


Embarking on your wedding planning journey? At Ashley’s Visions & Productions, we’re experts at crafting every chapter of your love story, from the enchanting engagement celebration to the unforgettable farewell brunch, and every magical moment in between. Our full spectrum of planning services includes managing rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and exquisite destination weddings, ensuring your journey to “I do” is as seamless and stress-free as possible. Let us transform your wedding dreams into reality with our dedicated, personalized approach. Schedule your consultation today and discover how we can elevate your celebration to the heights of elegance and joy.

Connect with Ashley's Vision's & Productions  for more insights, trends, and tips on wedding planning, visit us at: | Have questions or ready to start planning your special day? Reach out to us at or give us a call/text: 713-364-9238.

Stay in the loop with the latest from Ashley's Vision's & Productions  – follow us on our social channels for updates, inspiration, and more. Your journey to a dream wedding starts here.


bottom of page