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Wedding Checklist – First things first

Planning for a wedding can be a scary prospect, and it’s certainly going to be stressful. Let’s face it, in our day jobs most of us don’t have to liaise between ten different companies, make bookings, explain requirements, organise and attend multiple meetings and more – so it’s all new territory when you start having [...]

Cutting the Cost of Wedding Cakes

When it comes to organising the food for your wedding, it is entirely possible to spend a lot of money on a cake.  Boutique cake and chocolate makers, such as Choccywooccydoodah start pricing their cakes at £199, but extravagant couples needn’t stop there.  For the really lavish shoppers, the world’s most expensive cake on record [...]

Electronic Wedding Invitation Ideas

We recently showed you just how much wedding invitations can cost, and with Royal Mail’s recent announcement that it will be raising the price of first and second class stamps, a lot of couples are turning to the internet in order to trim down the cost of their wedding invitations. The electronic approach also has [...]

Elegant Wedding Invitations

Make your own wedding invitations

In this post we take expensive wedding invitations and give you ideas on how to have them handmade for a fraction of the cost, using basic craft supplies and a few sneaky tips. The invites may seem like a small portion of your total wedding cost estimate, but when we show you how to save [...]

Wedding Invite Video

Budget Wedding Invitation Idea

When I spotted this wedding invitation video I was hugely impressed. It’s such a great idea, and a fantastic way to save money on the wedding invites. We reached out to the couple for an exclusive WeddingBudget.co.uk interview. Watch the video and then read their tips on how to make your own wedding invitation video. [...]

Wedding Ring Heart. By flickr user MorrowLess

A gallery of DIY wedding ring photo ideas

You don’t need to hire an expensive wedding photographer – do it yourself on a budget by taking inspiration from photos you like. I’ve put together a wedding gallery, with notes on how to recreate these pictures on a budget yourself. Doing the photography for your wedding album yourself makes for a fun day as [...]

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5 Amazingly Simple Do-it-Yourself Wedding Projects

Do-it-yourself weddings are becoming hugely popular. They allow for the bride to save hundreds on the wedding details while still being able to strongly adhere to the wedding theme. Long gone are the days where a do-it-yourself job would imply cheap and cheerful; nowadays, DIY represents brides who are artistic, crafty, and a hundred percent [...]

6 Creative Ideas Perfect for Budget Weddings

Upon hearing the phrase “budget wedding”, most people would immediately think of a small, dull, lifeless wedding. From the bride’s wedding dress up to the wedding favours, practical couples tend to hunt down the biggest bargains and the cheapest supplies possible. Not everyone can afford a wedding like Prince Billy and Kate Middleton, and most [...]

Cupcakes by Flickr user clevercupcakes

4 tips for budget weddings

Every wedding is unique, so it’s tricky to dish out advice about how you should budget for your wedding. So many blogs don’t seem to understand that it’s up to the bride and groom to decide how they’re going to plan their wedding! So we’ve thought long and hard about this page and put together [...]

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