• How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Avoid Peak Season to Save on Venue Fee
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Shrink Your Wedding Guest List
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - All-Inclusive Catering Packages
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Local Flowers
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Smaller Bridal Party
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Save on Drinks
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Hors D'Oeuvres
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Knock a Star off the Five-Star Meal
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Think DJ, Not Band
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Wedding Cake
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Give Your Photographer a Curfew
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Ditch the Fancy Car
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Group Photo Albums
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half - Go for Digital Stationery
  • How to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half: The Savings

14 Ways to Cut Your Wedding Budget in Half

Follow these steps to slash your wedding budget—not your fun—in half.

4. Choose Local Flowers: Save $600

Stick to seasonal and local flowers—they're eco- and econ-friendly.

Your new wedding budget: $42,275

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