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How Do You Cut Wedding Cost(Step by Step)

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Weddings can cost a bundle, and most couples would love to find some ways to trim expenses without looking cheap.

 

Insiders know that there are ways to cut costs that are sensible and do not detract from the style of the wedding, and then there are those money saving ideas which your guests will be snickering about behind your backs.

 

Take a look at these common ways to cut wedding accessories costs and find out which ones are smart and which ones are just plain tacky.

 

Here now show you how to cut wedding cost;

Wedding dress

wedding jewelry

wedding purse

wedding picture

wedding favor

Bridesmaid Gifts

Reception

Time of Week/Day

Tips to help you have a great wedding service cost

 


Wedding Dress
One of the first places you can save money is on your wedding dress. You can save a considerable amount of money by purchasing your wedding dress straight from the rack.

 

 

Generally, if you custom orders a dress, you will spend a considerable amount more, than if you are willing to purchase one that is hanging in the store.

 

Look for online auctions of dresses that you like. In most cases, the dresses can be easily altered.

 

Wedding Jewelry
With the numerous companies that sell fashion jewelry online, one should be very careful when making choices. The reputation of the company has to be put into perspective before initiating a deal.

 

You can get well-designed jewelry at a cheaper price. Jewelry that is designed with beautiful gemstones, and also looks very attractive and shiny are available.

 

When we go to shops stores to buy jewelry for ourselves, apart from weighing the price against our budget we also consider whether it will match our dressing.

 

One thing people face is the choice of clothes as well as jewelry, especially when they prepare for any special occasion.

 

By locating a reputable online jewelry store, getting what you want will be easier. The numerous collections available on the site will give you the opportunity to make the right selection.

 

You can get beautiful bangles, sterling silver bracelets, armlet, earrings, engagement rings, and lots more, at a reasonable price.

 

Designer handbags
Consumers are adapting and searching out ways to find these purses and handbags at their lowest prices.  Some opt for cheap, knock off bags.

 

 

Those who do this are often disappointed in the shoddy craftsmanship and sub-par quality of the cheap purses they buy.  Others prefer to look for genuine designer fashions at prices they find afford.  

 

These discounted designer bags can be found by waiting for seasonal clearances at major fashion outlets or buy actively seeking them out.  One of the best places to find these cheap clutch purses is at online.

 

A wise buyer should watch the designer purse auctions for a short while before ever placing a bid.  

 

Recognizing bidding patterns and knowing how to spot outstanding deals before the end of an auction is key to grabbing great deals on designer purses.  

 

Once you have trained yourself to recognize the best buying opportunities, finding quality cheap purses at auction becomes a breeze!

 

Wedding Pictures
Wedding pictures are a very important part of any wedding day. However, if your budget does not allow for a professional photographer, consider hiring a close friend or family member to take the pictures.

 

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If you have a friend who has graduated from a photography or video production school, they may be willing to devote a lot of time for a very reasonable price.

 

With today's technology, wedding pictures taken by a family member or friend can turn out like they were done professionally.

 

 

Wedding Favors
You can also save money on wedding favors, by making them yourself. There are countless numbers of websites where you can order inexpensive wedding party favors. However, they can often be extremely expensive.

 

 

Therefore, if you are willing to take some time and make your own favors, you can save a considerable amount of money. You can search the websites to get ideas of favors that are not only easy to create but will also be a big hit with your guests.

 

 

Bridesmaid Gifts
You want to get a nice gift for the friends who have done so much for you and by shopping on the web you can find bridesmaid gifts of jewelry that are unique, elegant, gift boxed and affordable. If you are buying gifts for five or more bridesmaids and perhaps for flower girls also, ask for a discount. How Much Does The Bride Cost For Her Bridesmaids Accessories

 

 

Reception
There is a number of ways you can save money at your wedding reception. Generally speaking, sit down dinners are more expensive than buffet-style dinners.

 

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Therefore, if you are inviting a large number of guests at your wedding, consider going with a buffet dinner, rather than a sit-down dinner.

 

You can also save money by catering the event yourself or hiring a close family member or friend to cater the wedding.

 

Time of Week/Day
If you are looking to save money on the amount of money you spend on your wedding reception, consider having your wedding on a Friday or Sunday.

 

Many places will offer a discount if you are willing to have your reception on a day other than Saturday. You can also save money on your reception if you are willing to have your reception earlier in the day.

 

Here are some tips to help you have a great wedding service and breakfast without breaking the bank.

 

Tip 1. Go digital with your wedding invitations. Use a template from a wedding web site, or do your own, design away to your heart's content and send the invitations by email. The cost of printing and posting wedding invitations can be very pricey.

 

Tip 2. Do you really need all those guests? Let's face it; you will always upset someone by not inviting them to your wedding. But if you place a limit on the number of guests you invite you will cut your costs. The fewer guests, the greater your saving.

 

Tip 3. Go off-peak. The busiest time for a reception house is Saturday. They charge the highest prices then because of the demand. But if you get married on a Tuesday, there is little demand. You are doing the reception house a favor. Expect a decent discount in return.

 

Tip 4. What's wrong with a friend's house? Nothing if it's appropriate. You may have a relative with a beautiful garden. You could even be married there and then walk a short distance to your reception. You may need a marquee in case of the rain but there is a huge saving by staging the event yourself.

 

Tip 5. Churches are traditional, romantic and costly. Many people today opt to be married on the beach or in a park. Consider such a possibility. If you are not religious, why not choose a place you both enjoy?

 

Tip 6. A la carte or buffet? For your wedding breakfast, it can be cheaper to have a superb buffet where your guests hop up and help themselves. It can mean a big saving over a catered meal where the menu is offered and then meals are served to your guests.

 

Tip 7. Friends as entertainers are a good idea. You don't want to take advantage of anyone but if your close friends are musos, why not invite them to play at your wedding? It could even be their wedding gift to you and your partner.

 

Tip 8. Ask around. Talk to your friends or relatives who have recently been married. What were the costly items at their wedding? Did they save money on anything? You can learn a lot from others who have been through the same experience.

 

It's not a matter of being cheap but rather of being sensible. You want your marriage to last but you don't want the debt to hang around.


Conclusion; No matter what type of wedding you are looking to have, there are a variety of different ways you can save money on the overall cost of your wedding.

 

If you plan ahead and create a realistic budget, then you can still have the wedding of your dreams. Just be sure to remain flexible and look for creative alternatives to help you save money.

 

You can have your ideal wedding, on a realistic budget.






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