Try to keep your guest list minimal.
Shop online for your wedding dress. Go to a nearby bridal shop and try on dresses so you know they fit, and once you find some you like, search for them online, you’ll most likely find them, and for much less.
Opt to not have a dinner reception. Choose to have a brunch, cocktail or dessert party instead.
Create your own invitations. You can easily create a design with use of a computer and software programs available for this task, as well as purchasing your own wedding desktop publishing paper.
Consider using local universities qualified but inexpensive musicians, photographers, and video graphics. Professors can point you in the right direction to finding the best students in the program.
When decorating, use more greenery and baby’s breath, with fewer flowers to cut costs but still make the setting look fulfilled.