Budget Weddings

Budget Weddings

Think you can't have an amazing wedding for under £15,000? Think again! All of the weddings here have beaten the budget – and then some!

Packed with breathtaking venues, clever details and dreamy dresses, these wallet-friendly weddings prove that you can get your dream day without it costing an arm and a leg. Can you guess how much they cost?

Simply choose from our 'Budget Weddings' posts below for instant planning inspiration!

15 Essential Items Every Rustic Wedding Can’t Live Without

Whatever the time of year, these rustic wedding must-haves will make your wedding the hit of the season. Looking for inspiration for your rustic...

How to transport you and your wedding party to a destination...

Looking to say ‘I do’ overseas? Not only are you pretty much guaranteed good weather and a stunning location, holding your wedding abroad can...
26 ways to save money at your wedding without compromising on style - from catering and cars to favours and photobooths, you'll be back in budget in no time

26 ways to save money in style for your wedding

Do you need to rein in your spending but don't want to compromise on your dream wedding? You're in luck, because our Editor-in-Chief, Rachel Southwood...

The wedding budget tips you need to know!

Take away the stresses of financing your big day with our super savvy savings guide!     Who pays for what? THE PARENTS Gone are the days when mum...

Where can you cut down on the estimated wedding cost?

It is estimated that the average cost of a wedding now totals £26,989 when happy couples hire a supplier for the traditional elements of...
7 reasons to feature artificial flowers in your wedding day. When you could save money and have your pick of flowers, whatever the season, why not?

7 reasons to go faux with your flowers

Chances are before you started planning your wedding you didn’t know when peonies were in season – but we bet you do now! Even the...
Take inspiration from Cathryn and Dion, who nailed DIY, homespun and homemade decorations and dining for their atmospheric barn wedding

Homespun barn wedding with pretty peonies and eucalyptus

Cathryn & Dion Serving up afternoon tea and not one but four wedding cakes, this barn wedding was a seriously sweet celebration… PHOTOGRAPHY EMILY TYLER  Emily Tyler     “Our...
Samantha and Asa pulled off a laid-back outdoor wedding complete with quirky decor, garden games and feel-good food. Now you can too!

Laid-back outdoor wedding complete with quirky accents galore

Samantha & Asa   This laid-back wedding makes the great outdoors, great fun thanks to garden fete games and feel-good food...   Photography Creative Exposure      After travelling the world working on...

The Spring wedding guest 2017

Spring/Summer 17: Secret Botanics   Whilst pretty pastels are a firm favourite for the spring months, soft shades are taking a tropical turn with bolder block...
Guests with a sweet tooth will love you for creating a sweets table at your reception! Here's how to embrace all things sweet and DIY in style...

DIY your sweets table in 3 steps

Sweets tables don’t come much more glamorous than the beautiful candy buffet Blushing Cook supplied at the British Wedding Awards 2017. If you want a...

How to DIY your wedding

So many of our real brides and grooms are choosing DIY weddings, creating the stationery, decorations and cake themselves or with the help of...
You're not alone if you're wondering how you can pay for your wedding - that's why we've put together practical advice to nail your wedding budget fast

How are you going to pay for your wedding?

You asked and we've answered - just how will you pay for your wedding? With the average cost of a wedding now reaching the dizzying heights...
Edible, interactive and fun for almost every age group - these are six budget-friendly buys that will keep kids entertained on your wedding day!

Buy these 6 budget-friendly things to keep kids entertained on your...

How to keep kids entertained – it’s a question we encounter a lot here at Wedding Ideas. Often, our featured couples have a few...
How to make a DIY photobooth in four simple steps for a fun-filled, snap happy wedding that all your guests will remember!

How to make your own DIY photobooth

Wedding photobooths are still soaring in popularity as couples embrace a fun-filled day with all of their guests - and why not? But with the...
Save money on your wedding and DIY your cake, whether you buy luxury iced tiers from M&S or bake your own, here's how to decorate your wedding cake

6 simple and sweet ideas to decorate your wedding cake

Ready to jump on the DIY wedding band wagon but not sure where to start? How about decorating your wedding cake yourselves! Whether you bake...

Something Borrowed: 4 creative ways to save money on your wedding

Having a big white wedding can often seem unrealistic when it comes to actually costing out your special day, but with some creative tips,...
Savvy spending in key places is essential to get your ideal wedding within your ideal budget. Use these six tips to create your dream wedding for less...

6 tips to have your dream wedding for less!

Savvy spending in key places is essential to get your ideal wedding for less. Use these six tips to have the day of your dreams without blowing...
Because, let's face it, when you're planning the ultimate day of your dreams, it's pretty hard not to blow your wedding budget... It is possible, though!

How not to blow your wedding budget – 5 couples show...

Because, let's face it, when you're planning the ultimate day of your dreams, it's pretty hard not to blow your wedding budget... It is possible,...

Brides-to-be: 6 money habits to break

You’re probably tired of hearing how the average wedding now costs more than £25,000. We know it’s going to be (probably) the most expensive...
3 of the fastest ways to cut your wedding costs without having to sacrifice the most special elements of your dream day - get saving!

3 of the fastest ways to cut your wedding costs

With the price of weddings going no where but up, many couples are increasingly looking to save money and reduce their overall spend, especially...

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