Cutting Costs – Cheaper Wedding Dresses

We discovered last month that on average a bride will spend £1,268 on her wedding dress when we looked at the average cost of a wedding in the UK. Which means after your venue and catering costs the wedding dress is the third biggest expense out of your wedding budget. But it doesn’t have to be! We appreciate everyone wants to feel and look a million dollars on their wedding day but have a read over our top tips to find cheaper wedding dresses without compromising on style and you can have the dream dress without breaking the bank.  Continue reading

Cutting Costs – Cheaper Wedding Reception Venues

Last week we looked at exactly what the average cost of a wedding in 2016 was. At a staggering £27,000 this kind of left us a little heartbroken. Taking a closer look at what the top three factors in this massive budget amounted to, we wanted to know how we could reduce this big budget to something a little bit more obtainable and bank friendly.  One of the biggest expenses for wedding couples nowadays is the venue hire for your reception.  It costs on average £3,919 to just hire somewhere to host your party – never mind feed your guests. So how can you bring the costs of your reception venue down? Take a look at our top tips for cuttings costs with cheaper wedding reception venues.  Continue reading

Questions to ask your wedding photographer

Questions to ask your wedding photographer

It isn’t easy choosing a wedding photographer. First you need to decide on what style of wedding photography is for you. Read all about the most common styles here. Once you know what style of wedding photography you would like you then need to find the right person for the job. We bring you the full list of questions to ask your wedding photographer to really make sure they are up to the task. At the end of the day, they only get that one chance to capture it all perfectly for you to look back on for years to come.  Continue reading