Indeed wedding will require a lot of things. Thus why you need to find ways of cutting down cost without cutting down on the wedding. While it would be nice to have your wedding paid for like this, it is not always possible and it is vital that you budget carefully. Here are some of the ways of the expenses that should be on your wedding budget.
The first thing is beauty treatments. Remember that we have other body treatments besides wedding makeup. Some of those services are; teeth whitening, personal trainer, hair color, foundation, facials, manicure and pedicure, and false eyelashes. In this case, you should have money budgeted for these treatments. The other important thing is identifying salons that will give you discounts.
The next thing is a bachelorette party. You find that when you go to a club or rent a venue can lead to a huge expense if you incorporate foods and drinks. One way of achieving this is by having some of your friends for a sleepover and a sappy movie. You can as well take a cooking class together or have a fun scavenger hunt.
The other thing that you should consider is alterations. Having planned the wedding, you will believe that everything will go as per the plan which might not be. Therefore, it will be vital that you budget for alterations because you will need them.
The other thing is to budget for unplanned guests. Indeed, this is one of the ceremonies that you cannot block people from attending. We also have some relatives who might have told you that they will not come and they end up appearing at the ceremony.
Apart from that, it is also essential that you plan for sales tax and service charges. It is essential that you include sales tax and services charges when you are estimating all the products and services that you will need for your wedding.
The next thing that you should consider is a marriage license. This is a document that shows that your wedding is legal. For you to get this is an essential piece of paper, you are looking at anywhere from $20 to $100.
The other thing that you should consider is wedding invites. This is something that you must spend no matter how fancy you go. In this case, you can save money by printing your own invites from home.
Last but not least, you should also consider postage. This will be determined by the number of invites that you would want to send of which you must budget for that.