Wedding Budget: estimate $16,000 MAX to include,
-Wedding dress=Compliments of my god-mother, which I am so thankful!!
-Misc Wedding Attire (i.e. jewelry,garter,shoes,hairdresser,Mani/Pedi,groom's formal wear)= est. $1600
-STD/Invites=Compliments of a close family friend, which I am also so thankful!!
-Photography= est. $1440
-Videography= still debating if I want this but I est. $800
-Ceremony (i.e. site fee, officiant's fee/gratuity,guest book/pen/pen-holder)= est. $800
-Reception (i.e. site fee, food, gratuity, party favors, rose petals/rice)= est. $5600
-Stationary (i.e. seating/place cards,programs,thank you notes, stamps)= est. $640
-Music Ceremony/Reception= est. $800
-Bakery= * Wedding Cake included in wedding package* but I may add a groom's cake, cake topper, cake knife/Personalized Toasting Glasses (for bride & groom only)= est. $320
-Flowers= *Bride Bouquet & Groom's Boutonniere included in wedding package*, Bouquets/Floral Hair pieces for MOH & bridesmaids, corsages for our mom/grandmothers, Boutonnieres for groomsmen/our fathers,ceremony site, reception head table/guest tables/buffet table/punch table/cake table= est. $960
-Decorations (i.e. center pieces/ misc.)= est. $480
-Rental items (i.e. ceremony accessories,linen/tableware,lanterns)= est. $480
-Gifts (i.e. OOT Bags, Bride/Groom gifts, Bridesmaids/Groomsmen gifts)= $480
-Special Bridesmaids' Luncheon/Rehearsal Dinner/Day After Brunch=$640 flex spending but all food should be covered by all-inclusive resort, but I plan to book reservations at the different restaurants offered on the resort.
-Misc (i.e. marriage license, bridal gown preservation)= est. $640
GRAND TOTAL= $15,680........****$320 under budget****
Still working out the logistics for our 5 night resort stay and extended honeymoon stay but our wedding package includes complimentary honeymoon nights,hairstyling & makeup application for bride. Detailed but I hope this helps!