While everyone has a different vision of what their dream wedding will be like, one question remains the same for each couple; how much is this going to cost me?
Keep on reading to find out how you can bring the cost of your dream wedding (or any event really) down!
Some valuable advice from the talented wedding planner herself, Nasreen Faiz from Rangeen Weddings & Events (Booth #A26):
Q: What advice do you have for brides who are looking to have a dream wedding on a budget?
A: Majority of the time, couples spend double of what their wedding budget was, simply because they do not realize just how costly weddings can be. The average Canadian spends close to $25,000 and puts in 250 hours planning a wedding. Here are a few helpful tips to bring that number down:
B. Most importantly…re-frame your expectations!
I'm not saying that you cannot have your dream wedding, but if you're trying to have a luxurious wedding on $6000, your experience in planning the most important day of your life will not be easy.
You should sit down and prioritize what matters to you and your s/o the most.
If you splurge on what you deem most important, your day will feel luxurious none the less.
Its okay to have a wedding in a smaller venue if it means being able to hire a designer florist who can cover the ceilings with flowers (if that's what matters most to you).