Budget

With the average UK wedding costing around £30,000, we understand that managing your money is a huge priority and that you want to be as cost-effective as possible.

Our wedding budget and financial advice has been written to help you make the most of your cash – Just because it’s your dream wedding, it doesn’t have to bust the bank.

Simply choose from our ‘Wedding Budget and Finance’ posts below to start planning your wedding like a pro

Planning a budget wedding? Tie the knot for under £5000!
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The bargainista bride’s A-Z of inexpensive details – Part 2

Inexpensive details don’t have to cost a bundle. Here is part 2 of our fab feature, so you can get some reception chic on...
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How to save £5,000 for your wedding in just one year!...

In part 2 of our guide of saving £5,000 in a year, we get insider secrets from top money saving experts… What the experts say... We...
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The bargainista bride’s A-Z of inexpensive details – Part 1

Inexpensive details don’t have to cost a bundle. A little inspiration is all you need to get reception chic on the cheap! A is for...

How to save £5,000 for your wedding in just one year!...

With proper planning, saving money for your wedding day is easier than you think. Here's how to save £5,000 by this time next year. Make...
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How to avoid wedding disasters and make sure you have a...

There's no doubt about it, planning a wedding can be tough. Here's how you can avoid wedding disasters. Divorced parents Wondering how divorced parents will cope...
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Drop a dress size in eight weeks with these amazing weight...

Do you want to drop a dress size before your big day? We know that, as brides-to-be, you’re going to be pretty busy with...
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How to decorate your wedding and reception venue on a budget

So your bridesmaids' dresses and outfits for the boys are sorted, but what about your decorating your reception venue? The style of wedding venue, your...

Money Saving Tips From the Experts – Part 2

Save money for your big day with part 2 of our expert money saving tips. Video yourself Wedding planner Marie Haverly from Isabella Weddings says: “Shoot...

Money Saving Tips From the Experts – Part 1

Use these expert money saving tips to bring your big day in under budget… Bridesmaid jewellery Rebecca Doyle at Chez Bec says: “Give your bridesmaids their...
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Unique Wedding Ideas – Adding Your Personal Touch

Been thinking about unique wedding ideas for your big day? We've got a fab guide that can really give your wedding the wow factor! Fab...

How to Save Money on Wedding Flowers

Flowers are one of the most important, and most expensive, elements of a traditional wedding, but there are ways to save money and still...

How to Make a Bouquet for The Bride

Find out how to make a brilliant bridal bouquet in this fabulous guide. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNc5-axfhAo

DIY Wedding Bouquet ideas for a budget bride to be

Making your own DIY wedding bouquet of flowers for your wedding is not as hard as it may seem. Get beautiful wedding blooms for...

Wedding Hire – to buy or not to buy for your...

Wedding hire has increased in popularity in recent years with brides preferring to rent items like chair covers, table details and reception decorations instead...

DIY wedding trends for handmade brides

Looking for DIY wedding inspiration? You've come to the right place! Today Lou from top UK blog Whimsical Wonderland Weddings is here to reveal...

Compare wedding insurance

Wedding insurance is one of the most important purchases you will make for your wedding day, and is a must have for security and...

Wedding reception Ideas – 20 ways to stay in budget

Wedding receptions are big part of every bride budget, don't get caught out on prices and follow our fab guide on wedding reception ideas...

DIY Wedding – Budget Ideas for Your Big Day

You don't have to break the bank on your big day. Do a DIY wedding and maximise your party budget for less! Get organised Getting organised...

Getting married on a budget

Planning on getting married on a budget? We've got some fab ways to save money and help you impress on your big day! Happy talk Build...

Wedding budget planner – 10 hidden cost ideas revealed!

Being a wedding budget planner can be one of the most stressful things while organising your big day. We've compiled a fab ideas list...