Category: Wedding Budget

Inexpensive Gift Ideas for Your Bridesmaids

Don’t you feel blessed that you will have all your best friends by your side on your big day? Where would a bride be without her most trusted pals? You probably want to honor your bridesmaids in a way that will make them feel special and appreciated for all their hard work leading up to… Read more »

3 Times You Shouldn’t Do It Yourself

It’s never been more trendy, or possible, to plan and pull off a fabulous DIY wedding. Thanks to sites like Pinterest, craft stores in nearly every city, and the abundance of online tutorials, artistic brides can tackle a number of projects themselves, both in an effort to save money but also to add a creative… Read more »

Trending Now: Floral Design and Details

For years, many weddings seemed to look the same. Red or pink roses were widely popular, and no bride would have considered having a centerpiece without a flower. The gerbera daisy also had a good run, as the leading trend in wedding florals, but modern brides are all about shirking tradition in favor of more… Read more »

Inexpensive Decorating Ideas for Brides on a Budget

Once you’ve picked your wedding date, the venue and nailed down the guest list, you may be excited to start planning the decorative touches for your big day. Decorations are a great way to show off you and your fiancé’s personalities. But you’ve probably noticed that seemingly small details, like decorations, can add up really… Read more »

Tips for Creating a Wedding Budget

There are fun parts of planning a wedding, and then there is the budget. Unless you’re a huge fan of math, you may not be looking forward to tracking your spending and sticking to a wedding budget. But whether you’re working with $3,000 or $30,000, setting a budget can help make sure your wedding day… Read more »

Tips for Picking the Most Affordable Wedding Venue

Every bride wants to find a location that will set the perfect backdrop for her dream wedding. At times that can seem easier said than done, though, especially when cost is a factor. For many brides on a budget, the search for an affordable wedding venue can lead to frustration and disappointment. The good news… Read more »

Inexpensive Favor Ideas for Brides on a Budget

Have things started to look pretty tight on your wedding budget? Are you worried you’ll have to choose between inviting people or feeding them? Before you start cutting people from the guest list, you should know that wedding favors are a great place to slash dollars. Rather than opting for expensive, monogrammed favors that are… Read more »

Trending Now: Wedding Dresses

Industry experts recommend that approximately 10% of a wedding budget should go the couple’s apparel and while a good look for the groom might be as simple a classic tuxedo, today’s brides have a lot more to choose from. Every bride has her own ideas as to what looks good for her shape, size, and… Read more »