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Wedding planner, cupcake enthusiast, and lover of all things romance and weddings.



Most brides, regardless of their budget, like finding quality services and products for a GREAT deal! Below are some ideas on ways to slim down your growing wedding budget.

1. Select a venue that is “all-inclusive”. Rather than choosing a site that requires you to bring all of the items needed to set up your ceremony and reception, choose a place that has just about everything you need. This means you don’t have to rent tables, chairs, china, flatware, linens, a stage, dance floor, or a sound system. 
2. Don’t splurge on tablecloths. Guests have more contact with the napkins. Rent the best ones that you can afford.
3. Have a lunch or brunch instead of dinner. I know many brides have evening receptions, but to cut cost TREMENDOUSLY look at having your wedding earlier in the day. Having a lunch or brunch is usually less expensive and not all guests will want to drink a lot of alcohol during the day. 
4. Rent high-quality stemware for serving wine. Stemware made of high quality crystal or thin glass enhances the experience of drinking wine, so you can serve a less expensive brand at the reception.
5. Expensive flowers should only be used in the bridal bouquet. If you are a bride that has her heart set on a type of flower that is very expensive, use it ONLY in your bouquet. This will keep your cost low, while still giving you the blooms that you love. A florist can help you select flowers that are in season and grown locally, and therefore less expensive, for the bridesmaids and for the décor.


5 Ideas to Cut Your Wedding Costs

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017


Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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