Planning Your Wedding: How To Save A Fortune On Your Dress, Cake and Photographer

So you have just become engaged and set the date for your big day! Congratulations! So now it’s all systems go. As you begin to plan your wedding you suddenly realise there are a thousand things to do. And now suddenly you find yourself lying awake at night worrying about the costs. The list of things to pay for just seems to get longer and longer. And now, does it seem as though the budget you and your fiance set at the start is not going to be enough to pay for the perfect wedding day you have set your hearts on?
Well the good news is, with some clever thinking you can make substantial savings on some of the major costs that come with a wedding. A great deal of your budget will be eaten up by the cost of really important things that you absolutely must have. Most important of all, and top of the list, is your wedding dress. Another must have is your wedding cake. This is a wedding day tradition and you can’t have a wedding without a cake! And another thing you definitely must have is photographs to provide memories to look back on over the coming years.
So now you are probably wondering how you save can money on these three important things. Well, first the dress. It’s only natural that every girl wants to look like a princess on her wedding day and the dress has to special. But there are ways to get a designer dress at a fraction of the cost. How? Well you can look on eBay where you can always find a bargain, or you can hire your dress, usually along with the veil and shoes. Next the cake. Everyone knows someone who makes a great cake. Get them to make you three cakes in varying sizes and take them to a cake decorator for the finishing touches. And finally the photographs. Professional photographers can cost a great deal of money, so ask around your family and friends until you find someone who takes photographs for a hobby. Ask him if he would do you the honour of being your photographer at your wedding.
So now do you see that just by using these three tips you can save a great deal of money? And doing things this way means you can involve a lot of your friends and relations as you make your plans for your big day. Everyone will love to help and they will feel important when they are invited to become involved in all the excitement of planning your wedding. So whatever size your budget is, you can still have a wonderful day. And it’s one less thing to worry about now you know you will still be able to have the wedding of your dreams, but at a fraction of the cost.

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