Your Wedding Budget

Before planning your wedding, deciding and calculating your wedding budget is the most important starting point. Here is a helpful list of all wedding expenses that you need to consider when working ourt your wedding budget.

THE CEREMONY

  • Chapel/Church/Ceremony Venue Hire      
  • Minister Fee/Donation

Extras: 

  • Flowers
  • Confetti/Rose Petals/Bubbles
  • Aisle Runner
  • Ring Cushion/Flower girl baskets
  • Other rental Items

THE RECEPTION

  • Venue Hire
  • Catering/Food: Canapés, Main Course, Dessert
  • Staff/Tips
  • Drinks
  • Wedding Cake
  • Favours
  • Table Decor/Lighting
  • Draping
  • Parking
  • Other rental Items

ATTIRE

  • Wedding Dress
  • Shoes/Jewellery/Garter/Underwear
  • Hair
  • Make Up
  • Grooms Suit
  • Shoes/Cufflinks
  • Umbrella Hire
  • Other

FLOWERS

  • Flowers
  • Brides Bouquet
  • Bridesmaids Bouquets
  • Flower girls Posies
  • Corsages
  • Pew Decorations
  • Guest Table Centrepieces

MUSIC

  • Ceremony Music
  • DJ for Reception
  • Other

PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Photographer
  • Photo books
  • Video

STATIONARY

  • Invites and Thank you cards
  • Postage
  • Ceremony Programs
  • Table Name Cards
  • Menus

WEDDING RINGS

  • Brides Ring
  • Grooms Ring
  • Engraving

HOTEL/TRANSPORT

  • Honeymoon Suite
  • Car Rental
  • Parking Fees

GIFTS

  • Thank you gifts
  • Rehearsal Dinner

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Wedding Dress Dry Cleaning
  • Phone Calls
  • Newspaper Announcements