It’s a tough economy to throw a blowout bash, but, ladies and gentleman, it can still be done! Here are five ways you can scrimp without being accused of being a Scrooge. 1. Timing is Everything The most expensive time to book a venue is a
I love flowers. They’re beautiful and they smell great, and always make me happy. That said, I don’t care about flowers at all. I’ve never had any interest in paying thousands of dollars for designer bouquets from a florist. In my mind, it’s hard to mess
The man of your dreams just popped the question and you are riding high on a cloud of excitement, but after the initial engagement starts to settle down the actual planning process begins, and before you know it the bridal budgets quickly start to add up. What most
1. Save Money on Your Wedding Venue Be creative – contact your local parks department to see if there are decent deals on public parks. Going to the chapel? Off-season months like January, March, and November, are generally less expensive. Live in a costly city?
So I know all of you DIY brides out there are going through lots of printer ink while printing different paper items for your wedding… so don’t miss out on this great ink recycling program by Staples! For every used ink cartridge you turn in using
Have you ladies heard of Ebates? Talk about cash in your pocket! So basically, Ebates is a site that gives you cash back on purchases you make online from their affiliate sellers. Their sellers include many places you’re likely to shop already- Target, Macy’s, eBay, J.Crew,
So we knew we wanted alcohol at our reception but we knew we were going to have to get creative because of our budget. That’s when Trader Joe’s 2 Buck Chuck came into my life. Unfortunately, grocery stores in TN are not allowed to sell wine,
I decided that I wanted my candy buffet to match our color scheme, but was having trouble finding turquoise candy that wasn’t crazy expensive. The only things I found were jelly beans ($60+ for a 5lb bag) and custom colored M&Ms ($57 for a 5lb bag).
11 unconventional ways to save money on a wedding 1. Make your own printed wedding items There are a plethora of resources on the web for brides who are looking to DIY their wedding paper items. By utilizing free wedding printables or low-cost wedding templates, there’s