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Whether you’re budget is large or not so big, we want to show you how to get the most out of what you have to spend.
With the average wedding in Britain now costing around £20,000, many brides search high and low for ideas of how to bring the cost of their special day down in any way they can. Well, we certainly can’t blame them, in fact we have carefully researched and complied an excellent list of the best and latest money saving tips right here at UK Weddings!
From invitations designed and created at home to making your own high street wedding dress and quirky and wonderful venues, you’ll find lots of ideas to help you along the way without making your day any less beautiful!
Don’t miss our money saving tips that will not only help your wedding budget stretch further, it may even help you feel one step ahead of the crowd, giving you insight into how the rich and famous do it yet still helping you to stay within your carefully allocated budget!
Don’t get fooled by advertising, a gorgeous wedding ring does not require a mortgage!
Even auctions sites maybe with a careful search to find you a stunning bargain.
Money saving jewellery quarters
London and Birmingham are famous for their jewellery quarters. At Hatton Garden in London and Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, there’s a bargain to be found by dealers or even manufacturers. Some will even be happy to negotiate a good price.
A second-hand gem
Vintage rings can be stunning, as well as less expensive. Yet don’t think second-hand is tacky – there’s more than a handful of famous stars that are proud owners of vintage engagement rings. Antique shops may be worth a day’s treasure hunting too! click here to read reviews about 10 best Antique shops in London.
Family owned ring
A much-loved family owned ring will have more sentimentality than a new ring – and best of all you don’t have to spend! Ask family if they’d like to pass on their own valued ring. It’s worth a search in their jewellery boxes!
Finding a cheap yet quirky place to hold an elegant wedding is always hard to find, right? Well we’re here to make it possible.
Finding the perfect venue has a massive impact on the feel and atmosphere of a wedding, location can be the perfect beginning to a wedding plan.
Before choosing the most ideal place to have a wedding you need to know the basic things to consider:
Knowing how many guests will attend can make sure you hire a venue that is the best size.
Having a wedding theme can help tremendously, you can use the venue to mirror the theme and your personality.
Have you ever thought about having a wedding in the tree tops? Well why not have one in a tree house? Give your guests a something to remember, bring out the child in you.
Tree house weddings are definitely different but they are best if you want a small wedding. The average size is about ten guests plus the couple.
A place that specialises in smaller weddings is Millbrook estate. 2/3/4 or 7 nights accommodation in one of their luxury Devon cottages (price varies depending on cottage and length of stay), read more info about Millbrook wedding at http://www.millbrookestate.co.uk/
Wedding on the day of your choice in the summerhouse, Includes a Bottle of Champagne (or non alcoholic fizz)
Prices start as low as £799
This Sussex glamping wedding venue is set in a superb location located in a idyllic woodland within Walking distance of Kingley vale nature reserve, plush tents provide a unique setting for a very memorable wedding.
Having a wedding in a plush tent allows room for your own decor ideas. A recommended company is plush tents, in West Sussex. read more info about plush tents by clicking here.