5 Mistakes That Could Throw Off Your Wedding Budget

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Sticking to your wedding budget is no easy task, but it can become a whole lot more difficult if you make any of these five common mistakes! Take a look at the budgeting pitfalls you should avoid when planning your big day.

Underestimating RSVPs

If you start inviting anyone and everyone you can think of in hopes that many of them aren’t likely to say yes, you might be shocked when response cards start rolling in. Start by only inviting the number of people your budget can accommodate. Should you receive some declines, move on to your “B List” and …

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The Best DIY Décor for Your Fall Wedding

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If you’re planning a fall wedding, there are many different opportunities to bring in some DIY décor. Creating your own decorations not only make the details feel that much more special, but it also helps to save money.

While we’ve all seen plenty of “Pinterest fails,” the good news is there are some simple and fool-proof ideas that are hard to mess up. Take a look at our favorite DIY fall wedding décor!

Centerpieces

Fall offers a ton of materials to create stunning centerpieces for your wedding. Pumpkins, pine cones, leaves and gourds can be mixed and matched to create …

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How to Create a Romantic Fall Wedding

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If the current weather is any indication, there is no doubt fall is right around the corner! Whether you’re planning a fall wedding this year or sometime in the future, you can use the fall elements to make your wedding day extra romantic. Take a look at our top tips!

Pick a beautiful backdrop

Nothing says romantic fall wedding like a backdrop of colorful, changing leaves. Opt for an outdoor venue, at least for the ceremony, which will allow you and your guests to take in the majestic scenery of the season. An open field, wooded area …

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4 Times When It’s Smarter to Rent Than Buy

4-times-when-its-smarter-to-rent-than-buyWhen you’re planning a large party or event like a wedding, family reunion or graduation celebration, it’s expected that you’ll need to make arrangements to bring in more chairs, tables, plates and utensils to accommodate all your guests. Most people don’t have enough seating for an extra 50-100 people in personal storage, so it’s often necessary to find a company who will rent you these items.

Renting is more than just necessary, it’s also a smart option for a variety of reasons. Take a look at these four reasons why renting can be a better option than buying your own …

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How to Plan a Magical Off-Season Wedding On a Budget

How to Plan a Magical Off-Season Wedding On a Budget

When it comes to weddings, everything is more expensive when it is at its height of popularity. But by opting for an off-season wedding (roughly November through April), you can often find great deals and more easily negotiate pricing with your vendors.

If you’re planning a wedding on a tight budget, going with an off-season date may be a great fit for you! Here’s our expert advice on how to plan an off-season wedding while making it feel just as much – if not more magical than those popular summer wedding dates.

Venue

An outside venue is not completely out …

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