Find Wedding Ideas: Budget Wedding Ideas

Looking for some affordable ideas for your wedding? Trying to plan your wedding on the cheap? (Who isn’t?) Read our budget wedding ideas for ideas, and to find an affordable wedding venue near you!


Planning A Wedding On A Budget? Start Here:

  • 6 Simple Steps To Setting A Wedding Budget
  • The Ultimate Wedding Budget Checklist
  • 10 Wedding Favors Under $1

Our Most Recent Budget-Friendly Wedding Articles:


Wish for a Better Guest Book

How To DIY your own Wedding Wish TreeTired of the traditional guest books? Mix it up with a Wedding Wish Tree! We show you exactly how this DIY project is done. So grab your bridesmaids and get to DIY-ing this show-stopping wedding centerpiece.


Enter To Win A Honeymoon Swag Bag!

Enter To Win A Honeymoon Swag Bag!By taking 60 seconds to fill out one simple form, you’ll not only be signed up for two awesome newsletters, but you’ll also be entered to win an amazing Honeymoon Swag Bag chock full of beachy essentials! For full details on how to enter, read this article—and good luck!


14 Ways To Make Your Wedding Guests Happy

14 Ways To Make Your Wedding Guests HappyWanna make your guests feel like they just attended the wedding of the year? It doesn't take a huge budget—just some simple considerations to ensure your nearest and dearest are well taken care of, comfortable and happy! Here are 14 things guests secretly want from a wedding.


Should We Have A Small Wedding?

Should I Have A Small Wedding?After toying with the idea of going a more traditional wedding route, my now-husband and I went with our gut and decided to have a small (read: tiny) wedding. But the decision wasn't easy. I must have googled "Should I have a small wedding?" dozens of times before actually committing. Should YOU have a small wedding? Read the top reasons why you just might want to consider it.


Ways To Save: Bridal Gowns On A Budget

Ways To Save: Bridal Gowns On A BudgetI paid $220 for my wedding dress. My colleague Jennifer? Got hers for $125. Since we were both footing the bill for our own weddings, there was precious little in the budget for our gowns. But we still looked fabulous! Here are some tried-and-true tips for getting a gorgeous wedding dress on a budget.


The Ultimate Wedding Budget Checklist

The Ultimate Wedding Budget Checklist We've put together a comprehensive Wedding Budget Checklist that includes the items most weddings entail, as well as the "typical" percentage of your budget you may want to reserve for each one. Yes, we're slightly Type-A.


The OC is Affordable!: 11 Budget-Friendly Orange County Wedding Venues

The OC is Affordable!: Budget-Friendly Orange County Wedding VenuesOrange County may have recently acquired a reputation for being high-end (thanks a lot, reality TV!), but don't fret—the region still has plenty of affordable wedding venues. Check out this list for proof that your budget and a beautiful wedding can harmoniously co-exist in The OC.


6 Simple Steps To Setting A Wedding Budget

6 Simple Steps to Setting A Wedding BudgetWhether you’re working with $100 or $100,000, creating (and sticking to) your budget is arguably the most important part of planning a wedding. To get you started, we’ve broken the wedding budget planning process into 6 easy steps that can help you decide what you can spend, and what you’ll want to save or splurge on.


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