She had a fabulous wedding on a budget

Wedding Style & Decor

I'm often asked (and I was for this story: "She had a fabulous wedding on a budget") about how to save money when planning a wedding. The truth is it all really depends on which things are priorities for the couple. These days, there are stylish options at every price point in every category from invitations to flowers to dresses. And if you're flexible on the day and time of the reception, you can save by avoiding Saturday night. (For instance, I had a lovely lunch reception that would have been almost double the price if it had been in the evening.) Want to play around with your budget priorities? Try our budget advisor tool. It's actually kind of fun.—Michelle Preli

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