Want more bang for your wedding buck? Recycle, regift, donate (tax deductions!), and sell off as many of your wedding-related purchases as possible. Here's our guide to outsmarting your bottom line.


Sell small stuff online or on consignment. Veils, headpieces, beaded belts, and sashes sell well on BravoBride.com. Shoes can be more challenging but are still worth a go.

Photo: Trevor Dixon | Belt: Jennifer Behr