How to Save Money on a DIY Wedding

How to Save Money on a DIY Wedding

More and more couples are opting for do-it-yourself weddings, seeking to save money on this typically expensive day by arranging things like decor and drinks themselves. DIY weddings also allow you to create a day that’s truly ‘you’, away from the...
Great Value Weddings Abroad

Great Value Weddings Abroad

A wedding abroad could save you a fortune compared to marrying in the UK. Couples are now taking a closer look at wedding costs and discovering that a destination wedding ticks all the right boxes. Often a wedding abroad, including the travel and honeymoon, costs a...
Groomswear on a Budget

Groomswear on a Budget

Does groomswear on a budget mean you have to choose cheap quality suits to keep costs down, have less groomsmen, or make do with Uncle Ted’s hand-me-downs? Here is what I have learned over the years. Who’s Paying? The first question is who pays for the...
New Confetti Calculator from Shropshire Petals

New Confetti Calculator from Shropshire Petals

Shropshire Petals’ Confetti Calculator is an innovative tool couples can use to work out exactly how much confetti they will need on their wedding day. Couples simply enter their requirements, from what they will be using confetti for, how many guests will be...
Planning Your Wedding Budget

Planning Your Wedding Budget

If you’re recently engaged and excited (but also a little terrified!) about pulling together the largest event of your life, then here are some top tips to help you plan your wedding budget. With good budget planning you can’t fail. Will Anyone Be...
30 Simple Ways to Cut Wedding Costs

30 Simple Ways to Cut Wedding Costs

No matter how much your wedding budget is, you need to stick to it, and we all like to save money where we can. We asked three top wedding planners to share their suggestions on the best ways to cut wedding costs… 1. Marry Out of Season Summer Saturdays are...
A Guide to Wedding Venue Costs

A Guide to Wedding Venue Costs

Planning a wedding is very exciting, but it’s advisable to work out a budget before you begin. By doing so you can prevent sleepless nights over money worries and you’ll be able to enjoy the lead up to your big day. Here are a few key points to consider...
5 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding Cake

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding Cake

For many couples the wedding cake is an extremely important element to the wedding and is one of the main centrepieces in the reception. The cake is usually on display for everyone to see and is then cut in front of all the guests as part of the wedding breakfast....
Four Reasons to Have a Midweek Wedding

Four Reasons to Have a Midweek Wedding

Midweek weddings are becoming more popular with couples who want to save money or avoid having to wait years for their wedding day. While Saturdays are still the most popular day of the week to get married (closely followed by Fridays and Sundays), more couples are...
10 Ways to Save Money on Wedding Flowers

10 Ways to Save Money on Wedding Flowers

Here are ten tips on how to save money on wedding flowers but still get beautiful blooms for your big day. Consider How Important Flowers Are to You Before you begin spending money, decide how important wedding flowers are to you. If serving the best food and drink is...