Wedding Budget Tips: Save Money on Your Big Day

If you’re in the thick of wedding planning, it’s likely that you’re looking for ways to plan your wedding ceremony and reception on a budget. If you need ideas to cut costs– you’re in the right place!

We’ve rounded up all of our very best wedding budget tips to save you money on your big day, which you can find below.

Setting your budget is the very important first step in ensuring you actually stick to it!

Create a budget and STICK TO IT!

One of the biggest ways to cut costs is to reduce the size of your guest list. Having a small wedding can save you on every item of your wedding. Learn how having a small guest list can save you tons of money on your big day!

Cut the guest list.

Choose an off-peak wedding date.

Did you know your wedding date can actually affect the cost of your celebration?

Use fresh flowers sparingly.

Fresh florals are absolutely stunning, but they tend to come at a steep cost. There are so many ways to make your wedding look beautiful without an abundance of pricey blooms.

Do DIY projects to save money.

If you’re looking for a way to save money on your wedding, consider tackling some do-it-yourself projects! Make your own decor, bake your own wedding cake, put together a DIY photo booth complete with props, or create personal wedding details yourself for less than buying new!

One huge expense that affects your wedding reception budget is the booze. Alcohol is a large expense for many weddings, so having control over the cost per bottle is key to keeping that expense in check.

Find a venue that will let you BYOB.

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