Go-to checklists to help keep all your wedding planning in order

BUDGET GUIDE

In debt is no way to start a marriage. Follow this guide to stay over the moon – and under your budget – while planning your wedding. The numbers below are general estimates; adjust as necessary to fit your wedding’s style

RECEPTION – 50%

• Site Fee

• Catering costs, including tax & tip

• Bar and beverages

• Wedding cake/additional desserts

MUSIC – 10%

• Ceremony

• Cocktail hour

• Reception – band/DJ

FLOWERS – 10%

• Ceremony site

• Bride’s bouquet

• Wedding party and family

• Reception centerpieces

WEDDING ATTIRE – 10%

• Dress

• Alterations

• Headpiece/veil