Beautiful Wedding Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank

Having a beautiful bespoke wedding doesn’t mean you have to blow your budget. By simply getting creative, using a little imagination, and reading on for some of our beautiful ideas and money saving tips you can create a day that looks a million dollars without costing it.

First off, stationery. Now, as I’m sure you’re aware, getting bespoke stationery created for you can eat into even the most generous budget. So why not create your own? Don’t think you can? Try Church Mouse Wedding’s unique online designer, it means anyone can create their own beautiful designs. And once you’ve finished designing everything you need is sent to you, cut, scored and ready to go. It really is easy, and fun. Get your bridesmaids together(and a bottle of wine!) and make an evening of it.

Now you’re feeling creative, why not get creative with your venue? It doesn’t take expensive stylists to create something stunning.

Getting married in the summer? Why not hang beautiful paper lanterns from trees, they’re cheap to buy but look amazing and your guests can’t fail to be enchanted as they walk to your venue.

Looking for classical elegance? Why not drape elegant ivy around pillars and tables.

Night-time drama? Drop a submersible light into a centrepiece or flower arrangement. As night-time falls they will light up the room and wow your guests.

drape organza from rolls across tablesfor stunning yet affordable table runners.

Get creative with ribbon, a beautiful and cost effective way of bringing you colour theme to life. Tie it around napkins, candleholders, cutlery and wine glasses.

Favours with real style? Try layering colour to make a bold statement. Pick out colours from your bouquets, bridesmaid’s dresses, groom’s tie. Be brave, a coloured box with contrasting ribbon can look striking and luxurious
A simple butterfly can be tied onto favour boxes or bags and looks stunning.

Place cards get personal. Treat your guests to quirky or unusual holders, they double up as great favours your guests can take away.

Try writing names on luggage tags and tying to cutlery, wine glasses or favours with ribbon.

Why not hire centrepieces for you big day? They create a real statement but come at a fraction of the cost. From striking candelabras, fun giant martini glasses or elegant bowls and sophisticated black glassware there’s bound to be something to suit your theme and your budget.

Decorate your own wedding cake. Simple iced tiered cakes can be bought in many of the major supermarkets. Simply tie ribbon around the tiers for a simple elegant look.

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