GUESTS COMES FIRST

Get a grip on the approximate number of guests you’ll invite before settling on a venue. This will ensure there’s ample space for your crew. As a rule of thumb, allow for 25 to 30 square feet per guest. That may seem like a lot, but it’s really not...

PLAN,PLAN,PLAN

When you’re trying to have a wedding on a budget, it’s important to plan ahead. List everything you can think of and walk through these items step by step. The earlier you get started – and the more things you think about early on – the less “last-minute stress”...

CHECK YOUR CREDIT

Take advantage of the high cost of weddings and sign up for a credit card with a rewards program. Whether it gives you airline miles or great shopping deals, consolidating all wedding-related purchases to this card will help you accumulate thousands of rewards points...

WEDDING TIP

TAKE A PHOTO FROM BEHIND OF THE BRIDE,JUST AS SHE IS ABOUT TO WALK TOWARDS THE MANDAP,TO CAPTURE ALL THE GUEST’S FACES AS THEY TURN TO LOOK AT HER