While wedding planners are amazing to have help with the big day, not every newly engaged couples can afford a professional planner. Chances are, these couples are doing the planning for themselves or are enlisting the help of their parents or friends. Check out these four tips that will help brides, grooms and nonprofessional wedding
Planning a wedding is a lot of hard work and can cost a small fortune. From finding the dress and renting the venue, to ordering invitations and buying flowers, the expenses just keep adding up. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to keep the costs down. One of the most significant is
You’ve got champagne tastes, but a beer budget for your wedding it’s hard to know what you should money on, and what you can completely rule out when it comes to your ceremony and reception? Do you have to give up comfort for the sake of finances? The answer is “No!” There are plenty of
More than 2 million people head to the little white church each year in the United States. That breaks down to 6,200 weddings each day. If you’re tying the knot with your dearly beloved soon, there’s a lot to know before you say those two little words. And, no, we’re not talking about wedding planning
As many future brides and grooms are aware, wedding costs can add up quickly. Because your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, it’s certainly natural to want to make sure the entire event is beautifully and perfectly executed, especially when it comes to decor. The style, theme and decor
Since the day of the dowry, weddings have called not only for celebration, but gifts. Lots of gifts. As time marched on, the dowry for the daughter’s hand in marriage morphed into the extravagant marriage chest, which eased into the more modest hope chest. Finally, the wedding registry concept, which we still participate in today,
Congratulations! You’ve decided to tie the knot with someone you love. The hard part is now over. However, you now must begin the process of planning a wedding. This can be a stressful experience for many people. For example, many people wonder how to orchestrate the wedding atmosphere of their dreams. Thankfully, there are some
Make your wedding registry as varied as possible. Don’t worry about putting too many things on it; it is better to put a variety of prices and items on your list. This way fewer of your guests will go off-list.