Cost-effective President’s day wedding

Want to get married on President’s Day? Do you want to feel like the first lady on your big day? Do you want to save money in the process? Here’s how! Rent a house. This triples as a wedding venue, lodging for out of town guests and a honeymoon spot! If you are having a…

Money-saving tips for a Winter Wedding

Winter weddings are beautiful. The holidays are coming up. everywhere is covered in a blanket of white snow, temperatures drop and lace every rooftop with icicles. Who isn’t in the mood to celebrate in winter? Here are some ways you can save on your winter wedding. Have an outdoor wedding. However crazy this sounds, it…

How to do a cheap last-minute wedding

Not everyone can plan a large wedding and take years to pull it all off. Some couples have a change in circumstances that makes for a rapid wedding. Whether a family member got sick, the bride or groom is terminal, or the venue cancelled last minute; you need to know how to pull everything together…

Create the perfect must-have wedding emergency kit

Have a favorite lipstick that fades after a few hours? Afraid to stain your dress and be unable to get it out? Are you dreading having runny mascara and no way to fix it? Here are some must-haves for your wedding emergency kit that will cover all of your bases.   Brush/comb Cell phone (be…

St. Patrick’s Day Wedding

With price tags rising, it’s becoming more and more difficult to pin down a reasonable price tag for a decent wedding. One of the biggest saving tips you can follow is to get married during off-season. You are accomplishing this by having a St. Patrick’s Day wedding! Now, how do you cut costs even more?…

Cocktail Party Wedding Reception

A cocktail party is a fun, creative way to have a reception without a sit-down dinner. Have waiters or vollunteers walk around holding silver trays with various assortments of hors d’oeuvres. You can also have a table set up buffet-style and let guests pick out their own snacks for them to munch on. Food ideas:¬†…

Find the right ring without spending a fortune!

There are many ways you can cut the costs of an engagement ring without skimping out on the quality. Here are a few suggestions: Buy it on ebay. It may seem crazy, but choose the Buy It Now option and you can find amazing deals all over the world! Just be sure gold rings are…

Frugal and Cheap Proposal Ideas

There are many ways to propose to your loved one without breaking the bank. At the end of the day, you will be just as betrothed¬†as the couple that spent thousands on a fancy proposal. It’s best to save the big bucks for the big day anyways! The Proposal Propose on a holiday. This usually…

How to have a Dollar Store/Dollar Tree Wedding

Tips for what to buy to use at the dollar store, what to prioritize in your wedding, and many more tips to make your wedding more affordable! http://dollarstorecrafts.com/2010/05/how-to-have-a-dollar-store-wedding/ How to turn dollar-store bought items into beautiful, creative, unique wedding items. http://dollarstorecrafts.com/2012/04/shopping-at-dollartree-com-wedding-edition/ The same woman who wrote the above two articles, makes a page for dollar…

75 Money-Saving Tips for your Wedding

75 Money-Saving Tips for your Wedding Here are some great money-saving tips for your wedding! All 75 tips are very helpful! Also, remember this tip: If you absolutely MUST have certain aspects of your wedding, like a live band and a cake, splurge on those areas and the others, like decorations, go cheap. That way,…