Frugal Bridal Shower Games

A bridal shower is a gift-giving party held for a bride-to-be in anticipation of her wedding. The custom originated in the 1890s and is today most common in the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.¬†Even though tradition dictates that a bridal shower should be held two months to two weeks before the wedding, I…

Cost-cutting Wedding Themes

Saturday is the most common day to have a wedding, therefore it’s the most expensive day. Normally, most of your guests will have jobs on weekdays, so mornings and afternoons on a weekday isn’t really an option if you want guests there at all. What can you do? Here are some fun and frugal ideas…

How to choose your wedding hashtag

Wedding hashtags are used for when couples opt to have an app where guests can upload photos they take of the wedding. Here are steps you can take to help you decide on the best wedding hashtag for you! Your first names. The most popular hashtag used for weddings are the first names, like #JohnandJanesWedding….

How to choose a budget-friendly suit

Brides aren’t the only ones who want to look sharp for their big day. Grooms also want to dress their best to look good for their bride. Not every couple is rolling around in cash, and less is more when it comes to wedding budgets. You’ve got everything down, the venue, the food, the dress….but…

Choosing your wedding website

A way to save money on paper invitations, wedding programs and placing cards is to just go viral! Trust in technology and go with a wedding website. If you aren’t shy from the public eye, have one place to keep all of your wedding details, events, contacts and more. So many wedding sites offer to…

How to honor lost loved ones on a budget

People pass away all the time. Perhaps your father couldn’t walk you down the aisle because he died. Perhaps your brother or sister couldn’t be in your wedding party due to an untimely passing. Perhaps your best friend won’t be able to make the wedding due to an accident. Either way, here are some frugal…

How to have a gluten-free wedding

Have a gluten allergy, or going gluten-free for health reasons? It’s perfectly reasonable and possible to have a wedding with gluten-free foods. How, you ask? Let me show you! Let the baker know. Let the people making your wedding cake that you want a gluten-free wedding cake and icing. It’s very important to mention that…

How to look out for a gown you can breastfeed in

Some women get married soon after becoming mothers. Some are even still breastfeeding. ¬†Here are tips and tricks to find a wedding dress that is breastfeeding-friendly. Strapless. A strapless not-too-tight gown can just be pulled down to nurse your child or to pump in. If you are modest, you can use a breastfeeding cover or…

Funny poses for wedding photos

Lots of couples are looking for new ways to pose with their wedding party that incites laughter. Looking for some funny posts to strike when the camera is pointed your way? Here are some silly ideas for the wedding party post-ceremony. Say cheese! This is a nice spin-off of the popular photos of the bride-to-be…

How to pull off a cheap vegan wedding

It can be hard to find ideas to pull off a vegan wedding. It can be even harder to pull one off when you’re on a budget! Here is advice on how to throw the perfect wedding without breaking the bank! Makeup. Get makeup that is known to be cruelty-free, such as Younique. Make sure…