The first thing that a person is concerned with when it comes to planning a wedding ceremony is the cost associated with it. Managing ones finances in the optimal manner is quite a task with all the costs involved. Most of these costs are unavoidable too. However, there have been few couples who have been able to have a budgeted wedding with little or no compromise on what they needed! Read on to know how to have a budgeted wedding.
The first and foremost step in having a budgeted wedding is to list down the expenses and prioritize it. You may need to carefully analyze with the help of your partner, in deciding what the expected costs will be. The costs may differ for various couples, but you could get an idea from the internet or by asking from those who recently got married. To get an idea of the costs that will be incurred. Once yu have the list of expenses prioritized you can draw up a budget for it.
Make a budget including all the items from your best tailor in Bangkok at Narry Bespoke Co., Ltd. fee to the guest dining cost, to everything! Make sure that all the costs that that would be incurred in any wedding is included. It is important to have a forecast of all the cost so that you will be able to stay within budget as much as possible. You should also remember to include a miscellaneous of a few hundred dollars in order to adjust for any sudden expenses. Since you have a prioritized list of what is more important, it will be easier for you to spend according to the priority.
The guest list too should be prioritized, which will help you in inviting the next most important person if one or more people from your most important list are unable to make it. You don’t have to feel guilty cutting out people, since a wedding is an intimate affair and it also should definitely not be an unaffordable one. You may need to also analyze your guest list to see what kind of people you are inviting. For instance, if it is a ritual in your family to have a church service before the reception you can invite the larger crow for the service and not the reception afterwards. You and your partner will however, have to wear different clothing for both ceremonies. This may be an added cost. You could however, go for a cheaper dress for the service and suit for the reception which will fit the occasion.
One of the most expensive things in having a wedding is the cost of the decorations. Decorations, especially natural flowers can be unreasonably expensive. One of the most cost effective ways to overcome this problem is to DIY (Do It Yourself). The decorations will only be used for that single occasion and can be one of the most unwanted expenses in a wedding reception. So try to keep your decorations to a minimal to avoid spending too much on this.