My guess is that there’s many of you out there looking for luxury wedding ideas on a budget. There’s nothing to be ashamed of! We see great value in get the most bang for your hard earned buck. And truth be told, there are countless ways to create a lavish, sophisticated feeling wedding experience without needing to take out a second mortgage!
With careful planning and a little bit of research, you’ll learn which areas your money will serve you best in fooling your guests into thinking you broke the bank. Joke’s on them!
Today we look at 5 simple techniques in creating a luxury wedding on a budget…
1. Choose a Venue that’s Lavish As- Is
While is may cost you slightly more to rent the space, you’ll spend less on decor and flowers trying to create your ideal setting. In addition, you’ll have a grand backdrop for timeliness, luxury-feeling photos.
2. Light Up Your Night
Invest in lighting and give yourself major wow factor points for little money. Give the room a coloured hue with dramatic uplights up the wall (bonus if the room has cool wallpaper!) or hang a few pretty chandeliers to give the setting a more sophisticated aura. It’s amazing how a few dramatic focal points can create the allusion of more for much less!
3. Presentation is Key
Rather than spending a pretty penny on a smorgasbord of fine delicacies and neverending courses, have your caterer present modest portions in unique ways with elegant embellishments. You might even consider presenting your courses as trios. Less food = less Cost. That more than makes up for in personality and poise. By focusing on elaborate presentation, you’ll fool your guests into thinking they’re at a 5-star restaurant.
5. Illuminate to Distract
So tell me: Which of these 5 techniques would you consider using in planning your dream wedding?!