Perfect “I Do”

Tell us the date of your wedding and we will give you some guidelines to have in mind for this perfect moment.

12 Months before the Wedding

Budget Define a budget.
Location Choose ceremony and reception sites, and talk to us for booking them. We will show you different venues, according to your taste and budget, and help you find the perfect place!
Inspiration Start looking for reference images for inspiration. We will create and share with you a Pinterest board. This is an easy and fun way to keep all references in the same place.
Guests Write your guest list and mail save-the-date! This is very important if guests are coming to Portugal from all over the world, and need to book flights.
Papers f you plan to have a legal civil or religious marriage, talk to us so with can help you with the papers!

12 to 6 Months before the Wedding

Book the suppliers, for example photographers, videographers, musicians, transportation, make up and hair … We have amazing partners that we love to work with, and you’ll love them as well.

Define the wedding concept. We will create a unique concept for your wedding.

6 to 4 Months before the Wedding

Graphic design and decoration: it’s time to start designing the invitations. As for all the decoration, we will present a unique decoration proposal/concept.

3 to 1 Months before the Wedding

Review final RSVP list and call any guests who have not yet sent a response.

Confirm music details (choose the first dance, cake cutting, party opening and other significant moments).

Confirm with photographer and videographer any special requests.

15 Days before the Wedding

Finalize seating plan, place cards and table identifications. Meet Como Branco and we’ll give you a checklist for the last things to do.

On the week before the wedding we will also finalize the schedule of the wedding day - what happens and when. And on your wedding day, don’t forget to eat breakfast and lunch! We will be there until the end of the wedding, so we’ll take care of everything.

Enjoy your day and have fun!

Wedding Basics