DIY Bridal Garter

Don’t have the funds to buy an expensive wedding garter? Do you still want one, but at a bargain? Why don’t you make one yourself? Materials: Stretchy, lace ribbon Rhinestone appliqué ($6 and up at shinetrim.com) Needle and thread Hot fix rhinestones and rhinestone setter or iron (optional) Steps: Cut the Lace. Make sure the…

Incorporate Your Dog(s) into your Wedding

Ways to Incorporate Pets into Your Wedding Click Here for Ideas on how to Dress Dogs at Weddings Dogs are loyal, friendly, and listen to commands. This makes them easy and practical to incorporate them into your wedding ceremony. They can feel like members of the family, so many people like the idea of them helping out….

Wedding Essentials

I have been combing wedding websites, search engines and even blogs for a list of wedding and reception items that people need in case I forgot anything. So, I’ve decided to write my own. Here is a list to use as a guide for your pre-wedding shopping list. Essentials: Marriage license Officiant Two witnesses Place…

16 Ways to Find Cheap Budget Wedding Venue Ideas for the Ceremony & Reception

The average cost of a wedding in the United States is well over $20,000. But if you’re planning your big day, don’t let that number scare you! There are plenty of creative methods to implement budget wedding ideas without sacrificing what matters most to you. One of the best ways to save is with your wedding venue. A wedding venue…

Have a Cheap Picnic Wedding Reception

  Here is a cute yet cost-effective reception idea: PICNIC! Contact your city about renting a park, rent a house for the occasion, a barn, or in your backyard. It is fairly easy to put together! Here is a list of items you can get to use for the reception: 1 Picnic blanket/pastel sheet for…

Simple Wedding Cake (DIY)

Two-Tier Simple Rustic Wedding Cake Making this cake can be simple and inexpensive. Materials: 2 cake mixes 2 cake pans Frosting Icing tools Flowers Ribbons Eggs Oil Water Large bowl Directions: Get 2 cake mixes and empty both of the contents in a large bowl Add the required number of eggs, oil and water into…