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JENNIFER CANCUN WEDDING THREAD-MAY 31ST 2013

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Hello Ladies! As my wedding day gets closer and closer (4 months away) I've decided to start writing my wedding thread to help all the other brides out there. This website has been such a valuable resource for me and I wanted to share all my wedding plans and details.

 

DREAMS CANCUN RESORT & SPA

 

After many weeks of research, I decided on the Dreams Cancun Resort for a few reasons.

 

1.) The resort allowed CHILDREN! I have a 4 year old daughter and it was very important to me that she attend my wedding. I was so surprised that many of the beautiful resorts in Cancun were ADULTS ONLY and had very many restrictions.

 

2.) VALUE - The Dreams Resort had far more value than any other resort. Their wedding packages were very reasonable in price which has allowed me to splurge on other parts of the wedding (OT bags, favors, decorations etc.)

 

3.) LOCATION - The resort is right in the heart of the hotel zone. It's near shopping on all of Cancun's night life.

 

4.) The wedding gazebo - honesty it's just very breath taking

 

 

***Only compliant about the resort so far is communication. I've been told by other brides that it's very common not to hear back from your wedding coordinator (Claudia) until a week before the wedding***

 

 

SAVE THE DATES

 

I sent my save the dates out about 11 months in advance. I wanted them to resemble a boarding pass.

 

 

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Sending my wedding invites out now 4 months in advance to get a final count of who is coming

 

 

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Originally Posted by alexisinjamaica View Post

 

Everything looks great so far! Can't wait to see more!!

Thank you! It's a work in progress and i will be posting more as I go along and get closer to my date.

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Originally Posted by clbennett View Post

 

Do you know the cost on linens? Chair sashes or table runners?

 

Chair Covers - $6

Colored Napkins - $3

Colored table cloth - $20

 

I suggest you buy them online and take them with you. You can even rent them at home and take them with you

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Love your colours! Good idea on getting out your invitations early! Wish I would have.

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Originally Posted by JSLM View Post

 

Love your colours! Good idea on getting out your invitations early! Wish I would have.

Thank you! I just wanted to ensure I gave everyone enough time.

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