Planning tools 101: wedding guest seating chart planner #Reception Advice#checklist#guests#seating chart#wedding planning January 18 2017 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Dustin Cantrell Photo by Dustin Cantrell Related Post 9 wedding seating chart tips for less conflict and maximum fun Ready to plan out your wedding seating chart? Before you start, don't forget that you can always go sans assign seats and let guests choose... Read more We launched a comprehensive and totally customizable document of wedding planning spreadsheets in Google Drive if you're the type to get down with spreadsheets like I am. First we featured a big ol' wedding timeline, then we featured the guest list planner, then it was on to the wedding budget calculator, and now we're sharing the wedding guest seating chart planner to help you herd cats to their seats like a pro. You can snag the whole set of complete planning docs or pick and choose just the ones you need. We'll be highlighting each spreadsheet in their own posts so you can see what's in each. Here's the whole set of wedding planning docs, including some we've seen nowhere else: Wedding Day-of Timeline: where to be and when Wedding Guest List: who will be there and what will they require Wedding Budget Calculator: how much will all this stuff cost?! Comprehensive Venue Comparison: all the details to decide on the all-important venue Wedding Seating Chart: who to lift and separate (Today's feature!) Wedding Vendor Contacts: a list to pass off to those in the know A Who to Call List: the actual people in the know! Wedding Packing List: what stuff to bring and who's bringing it Photography Shot List: what photos you'll want to remember the day You'll be able to make a copy of any and all documents you want, save them to your own Google Drive, and customize the hell out of them to fit your own offbeat wedding. Alternately, you can print them out, download them as a PDF (or other file types), or email them to a friend or planner. Download the planning spreadsheets here Wedding guest seating chart planner Here's where you can decide who sits where (unless you're going with open seating). Whether you'll be sitting with your partner at a sweetheart table or a big head table, you can organize it all here. We even included some fake table names for fun. Download the wedding guest seating chart planner: Download the complete set of wedding planning spreadsheets: To save your own copy of the wedding planning spreadsheets: Click on FILE and then MAKE A COPY to save the spreadsheet to your own account. (You need to be signed into your Google account to do this.) You can also email them and download them to a format you prefer. Note: these are intentionally fairly generic, so you'll definitely want to customize them to YOUR event. Just because something is listed (say, a calligrapher) does NOT mean you need to have it. We just wanted to keep things as comprehensive as possible. Stay tuned as we highlight each wedding planning spreadsheets in more posts coming soon. In the meantime, feel free to snag all of them now so you can get started on your wedding timeline and more. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS My boyfriend doesn't want a legal marriage. What can I do to make him reconsider? NEXT Perfect lavender dress feels at this garden wedding in Nebraska Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.