Marriage is a life time event but that does not mean that you have to go bankrupt by spending a huge amount on wedding decorations and arrangements. We have mentioned some cheap wedding ideas that will help you plan your dream day as well as save your money.
- Save Money on Sending Postage
You don’t have to send a separate save-the-date card to each of your guests as you have already sent wedding invitations to them. You can send a common mail to all your invitees instead of sending the save-the-date card. This will save you a lot of time and money.
- Cheap Wedding Favors
In every wedding, the newly married couple gives favors/gifts to their invitees. This is one place where you can save lots of money. There are various cheap wedding gifts ideas available online, from which you can select one. You can make some home-made cookies and keep them in nicely decorated small baskets. Gift one such basket to your each guest. If you are good handicraft or origami then make small decors and tie a personal thank you note to each one of the decor. It will personalize your gesture without burning a hole in the pocket. If you believe in futuristic thinking, you may use the festive seasons like Christmas or Easter to decide on wedding gifts and favors. If you buy them in bulk during the festive season, you will save a huge amount on these favors.
- Wedding Venue
Keep the wedding venue simple and sober. There are various easy centerpiece ideas which you can make by yourself, so you need not buy them from stores. Do not spend too much on flowers and other decors. You can buy the decorations from charity stores and save money on wedding venue decoration.
- Wedding Dress
Brides spend a lot on wedding dress but if you intend to save money then you can buy a second hand wedding dress. After the wedding is over the wedding gown is of no use, so buying a second hand dress is always a better idea. You can buy the dress online or from any second hand dress store.
There are various other ways by which you can save money on the wedding. You can make a list of them and analyze how you can save money on each aspect.