Wedding planning is generally stressful for a couple. Friends and family members may try to tell you how to plan your wedding. There are many unbiased ways to decide on a great wedding.
If you decide to cater your own wedding party, go to the big wholesale stores, like Costco. When shopping wholesale, you can get large amounts of food for cheaper than you could if you did not wholesale shop. It is acceptable to ask others to assist with these costs in lieu of gifts if finances are tight and you do not want to run out of food at the reception.
You may be surprised at how expensive wedding dresses are. When shopping for your dress, consider dresses that may not be categorized as a wedding dress. You might even consider whether a dress designed for bridesmaids could meet your needs. You can also make additions and changes to these dresses to make them more wedding appropriate and still come out ahead financially.
You can save a lot of money by purchasing your wedding gown online. However, remember to give yourself plenty of time for alterations. In fact I spent $300 in total, $100 for the gown itself, and only another $200 for the tailoring. Include the additional cost in your budgeting.
If you need to look great on your wedding day but money is a bit tight, then considering renting rather than buying any diamonds used in the wedding. This is a way to achieve the amazing look you are striving for without breaking the bank.
You can add small decorative items to your entire wedding theme. You could use the same ribbon from your bouquet as you do on your floral centerpieces or veil. These little details will add up to create one giant aesthetic.
Brides who want to sparkle might like to add some flashy stones to their bouquet, including rhinestones, Swarovski crystals, and even diamonds. You can do this by attaching small crystals, costume jewelry, or perhaps a special piece of jewelry with some kind of adhesive. To create a cohesive look, be sure that the colors, cut, and the size of any stones you use match or compliment each other.
Give yourself a pat on the back for getting to this point. If you don’t fear the planning process at this point, you are probably prepared for a new challenge. This is your special day. Use these tips to have the best wedding day ever.