Substituting even a portion of your wedding day floral arrangements with faux flowers can have a major impact on your budget. See if you can pass the fresh vs. faux flower challenge!
This post is part of a recurring series here on BSB – we share a wedding budget tip every Tuesday to help you save money on your wedding! You can see all our top tips on the wedding budget tips page for your convenience and future reference. #WeddingBudgetTip from @savvybride: Use fresh flowers sparingly to
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This post is part of a recurring series here on BSB – we share a wedding budget tip every Tuesday to help you save money on your wedding! You can also access all the wedding budget tips on a single page for your convenience and future reference. Wedding Budget Tip #38: Use non-floral decor for centerpieces. #WeddingBudgetTip:
This post is part of a recurring series here on BSB – we share a wedding budget tip every Tuesday to help you save money on your wedding! You can also access all the wedding budget tips on a single page for your convenience and future reference. #WeddingBudgetTip: Consider renting wedding items
If there’s one thing I love about a budget-friendly wedding, it’s the amount of creativity I see couples infuse into their day. Nothing gets me more giddy than a beautifully executed DIY project that not only looks fab but was done on a budget. As I’ve said before, one of my favorite
Things We Love Y’all already know that I love me some flower alternatives for weddings, especially ones that are lasting and create a keepsake you can treasure for years to come. Using fabric to make bouquets opens up so many options since there are many types of fabrics to choose from. When
As I mentioned before, I am skipping real flowers at my wedding. Now, some people think this is crazy, but it’s not like I am skipping the bouquets or not having centerpieces, I’m just picking some things that are a little different. My mom was originally excited about doing fake flowers and I
Does anyone else out there love flowers but hate the cost of paying a florist to do them?! As soon as I realized how expensive professionally-done flowers can add up to be, I started looking for alternatives, and I found a couple of great options for more affordable wedding flowers! I’ve been
Let’s face it… fresh flowers can be expensive. We recently talked about the fact that cutting down on your fresh flower budget can really save you a chunk of money when it comes to your wedding. Finding other wedding flower alternatives is a key way to save money in this area! So,
For me, flowers were a part of the wedding budget that I couldn’t wrap my mind around. Luckily we had a family friend who offered to do all the arrangements for our wedding but initially I was torn about having flowers at all. Having something that is such a big expense, that
Brides are always looking for unique and inexpensive ways to decorate their weddings, and there are so many great examples that we’ve seen here at BSB. I wanted to highlight one of those options today: books! If you’re looking for Cheap Centerpiece Ideas, collecting old books from thrift stores or borrowing from family
What do you think of these dried bouquets? Is this a style you’d consider for your wedding day? Browse Flower Alternative Ideas: Want more wedding flower alternative inspiration? Visit the posts below to see other options to consider instead of using fresh flowers for your wedding!
I recently wrote a post about the BSB’s options for wedding flowers. Here’s how I was introduced to silk flowers: My sister (my MOH) had a friend who got married a couple of years ago, and she was in her wedding. She showed me the bouquet she carried…a silk assortment of gerber
I just adore this DIY barn wedding! So many fun details and lots of great budget savvy décor ideas! I especially love the wheat centerpieces- definitely a great budget-savvy idea! I also love the seating card display, their ribbon ‘wedding wands’ and the lovely lanterns as decor! Hope you enjoy this installment of