Here is a great article from TheKnot that provides a list of things to consider prior to the nitty-gritty of actually planning your wedding day. Hope you find it helpful.
Once the initial shock of being engaged wears off (and you take a second to peel your eyes away from the new ring on your finger!), you’ll need to start making decisions. Here are the 11 most important things you need to do to really kick off your wedding planning.
Set a Timetable
Dream Up Your Style and Pick a Location
Set Your Budget
Draft a Guest List
Register (Before Your Engagement Party!)
Insure Your Engagement Ring
Choose Your Wedding Party
Consider a Consultant
Book a Venue (and Set Your Date)
Hire Priority Vendors
Share Your Proposal Story