If you have recently gotten engaged, you must be no doubt excited to be planning what is thus far the biggest day of your life. However wedding planning can also be extremely stressful and rather daunting due to the amount of things that need to be done as well as having to meet with every one else’s expectations about what your wedding should be and what it should entail. In addition to this, there is also the issue of the cost. Everything that has anything to do with weddings will always cost a lot of money and this is something that you need to be prepared for and you need to be well armed to handle. There are several little hacks in wedding planning that can help you and your spouse to be save a lot of money. The main rule that you need to stick by is avoiding telling the supplier that it is your wedding.
Saving money on your big day
One of the most unbelievable things about weddings and wedding planning is that as a man and a woman look forward to starting up their lives together, they end up spending all the money that they have saved up on their wedding day only to start their new lives either on a zero budget or in debt. It is important for you to make sure that you do not fall in to this trap. Even if you have to plan out a much smaller wedding than previously intended while still having a chunk of your savings still in your bank, make sure that you do not spend everything you own. Start by visiting a number of wedding gift shops and wedding stores to get ideas about things that you can do for your wedding.
You will find that many of the wedding favours in Singapore and wedding decorations that are available in these stores are easy to make by hand yourself saving your hundreds of dollars if you have the time. When setting the date for your wedding, make sure you give yourself enough of time for the planning process as hand making certain things will take a lot of time but will still save you a lot of money.
You can save a lot of money on your wedding by simply not mentioning to any of your suppliers that it is your wedding. As an example, you may make an appointment with your salon and go over on the day of your wedding to have your hair and makeup done without mentioning that you are a bride in order to get the exact same style for a fraction of the cost.