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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 [...]

Wedding Finances for Modern Couples: A How-To

After saying yes to the proposal and toasting to the bright future ahead, both the bride and the groom-to-be dive straight into making the big decisions: wedding dates, possible venues, wedding party, and the wedding budget. Traditionally, the bride’s parents get to pay for the wedding while the groom’s family can offer to host the [...]

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. [...]

DIY Wedding table planner

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 [...]

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8 things that need to go on your last minute wedding checklist

As the big day arrives, brides can use all the help they could get to pull off a perfect day. After months of planning and hours spent going over every single detail for the wedding, the most stressful days are those near the big day itself. In order to help brides-to-be steer their wedding away [...]

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 [...]

Wedding Photographer Checklist

The photography is one area where you can stand to save – or spend – a lot of money. Some people find it’s more affordable to ask a friend to take some snapshots, and that’s a great way to save on your wedding. For others, having a professional do the job is important – after [...]

Starting a budget

When you’re planning for a wedding it’s important to make sure you stay on budget, otherwise costs can balloon out of proportion. Whether you use a simple notepad with your figures written down, a general spreadsheet application or a specialist wedding budget app, at some point you’re going to need a calculator to add everything [...]

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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 [...]