Dio de los muertos is very popular along the latino culture. Latin-American countries also celebrate this beautiful traditional holiday. Do you have latino roots and want to incorporate your favorite holiday into your wedding? Do you want your ancestors there for your wedding? Do you want to get married on the Day of the Dead? Here is how to pull off a Dio de Los Muertos wedding for less!
Go to heavily spanish areas in your city, state, or towns around the season. Often there will be items on sale for the upcoming holidays. You will also most likely be purchasing hand-made items instead of factory buys. These items will be beautiful, artsy and having cultural value and meaning.
Look on classfield websites to see if anyone is selling their Day of the Dead items. Some may even have had a Day of the Dead wedding and be selling wedding items at a fraction of the cost!
Sell everythung you don’t need afterwards to rack up even more savings. You can make some money back after lightly using the items.
Save all of your dio de los uertos things from the year before to save even more money. You can even ask guests if they have anything left over, and if you can borrow it. You an get all of your wedding decor for free!
Get married at a parade and march your way to marriage! The wedding party can march after you or you can make it an intimate affair and just tie he knot with your officiant and 2 witnesses.
Hire a makeup artist student to get a heavily discounted price on dio de los muertos makeup. Find someone with experience to be sure they can do the job.
DIY wedding flowers with crepe paper, tissue paper or paper mâché. You can find various instructions online and video tutorials on youtube. Have the flower paper match your wedding colors so they blend in nicely! You will save at least hundreds on your wedding day.
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