If you’ve also started planning your wedding, then you must have realized that there are a million things do to and everything is insanely expensive. From venue to food to decoration, every little thing costs a fortune which might get a little heavy on your budget.
So, what can you do? Is there still a chance to have a grand wedding in your budget? Do you have to settle for less than you wanted? We have answers to all your questions, you can definitely have a grand wedding in your budget will all the things you wanted. Just follow the tips given below.
Off – Season Wedding
Weddings in India happen during a certain period of time in the year which is called the wedding season. If you are also eager have a grand wedding in your budget, then it is advised to not have a wedding during the wedding season.
If you plan your wedding in off – season, then you will find everything to be much cheaper. From venue to pandit to catering, you will get everything at a much discounted price. This will save you a lot of bucks with an extra advantage of no traffic on the roads.
Open Area Venue
Go for a venue in an open area. There will be two advantages for this. Firstly, open spaces require less decoration than closed spaces. This will save you a lot of money that you were going to spend on decoration. However, even with less decoration, open spaces look extremely beautiful.
Secondly, open area venues are a bit outside the city as you need a large space. Wedding outside the city will cost less as compared to a venue inside the city and a bonus is that you will have a large space to accommodate all your guests. The downside is that you will have to drive a little far away but who cares when you are saving extra bucks and still getting an amazing venue.
It is true that floral decorations are cheaper than any other decoration but it is also true that it needs a lot of maintenance which needs money. Also, these flowers need to be changed constantly which again costs money. Therefore, go for artificial flowers. These will definitely cost a bit extra than the real ones but will stay a long time. Hence, the extra cost of maintenance and changing again and again is spared.
Invitation cards can cost a lot and at the same time, this is one of the most unnecessary expense. Therefore, if you want to save this expense, then we have some alternatives for you. Firstly, this is the digital age, therefore, you can go for e-invites for all your guests.
However, some may see e-cards as a sign of disrespect, therefore, there is a another option for you. Go for shops that are not really renowned and also, don’t go for customized cards as they cost a lot extra. You can even design your own card which will definitely save you a lot of bucks.
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