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#101 TiarraBeautyJ

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Posted 29 July 2013 - 06:59 AM

Originally Posted by Sehausle 

Our wedding is at Dreams Tulum. We did have to give up photography (using resorts) but we have two guests in our party who went to school for photography (though are not professionals), so I feel confident that we'll get some good ones.
 

Great Idea and money saver.


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February 14th 2015 *A celebration of Love*

Isla Mujeres

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#102 TiarraBeautyJ

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Posted 29 July 2013 - 06:59 AM

Originally Posted by Sehausle 

Here is our Budget Breakdown:

 

Total Cost of wedding plus trip $10,633

TA Deposit- $50

Resort Deposit-$500

Trip Downpayment-$400

Invitations/Stickers for Cake Box & Cake Box /Reception Cards/Thank-Yous-$80

Postage-$48

Caligraphy Pen + shipping to grooms brother to do free caligraphy- $13

Reception Location Private Rental- $278

Wedding Package- $3,000

Outside Guitarist + Vendor Fee-$420

Brides Dress, Shoes & Veil- $1,650

Grooms New Suit- $500

Weddings Bands Total-$1,307

engagement photo shoot - $200

Guest Book (frame that can be signed) -$33

Flowers/Centerpieces -$300

Favors Wine Stoppers/Welcome "Survival Kits"-$150

Extra Guests-$260

Wedding License & Cert. - $70

Flights & All inclusive trip cost- $2,325

Very nice Break down


Tiarra

February 14th 2015 *A celebration of Love*

Isla Mujeres

"And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love."


#103 TiarraBeautyJ

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Posted 29 July 2013 - 07:02 AM

Ladies another tip is not to purchase your flight tickets so early. My TA alerted my fiance' and I of sale seats....in which we are able to buy flights at discounted prices. She is keeping an eye out for them. 


Tiarra

February 14th 2015 *A celebration of Love*

Isla Mujeres

"And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love."


#104 zeman321

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    Posted 29 July 2013 - 07:28 AM

    Just wanted to let you all know that shutterfly has their postcards 50% off right now if anyone needs them for anything!



    #105 AnaSteele58

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      Posted 29 July 2013 - 08:10 AM

      Originally Posted by zeman321 

      Just wanted to let you all know that shutterfly has their postcards 50% off right now if anyone needs them for anything!


      Thanks!



      #106 Icis

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      Posted 29 July 2013 - 08:35 AM

      Just wanted to let you all know that shutterfly has their postcards 50% off right now if anyone needs them for anything!

      Thanks for the tip!

      #107 Recy

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        Posted 29 July 2013 - 10:25 AM

        Originally Posted by Sehausle 

        Our wedding is at Dreams Tulum. We did have to give up photography (using resorts) but we have two guests in our party who went to school for photography (though are not professionals), so I feel confident that we'll get some good ones.
         

        Sounds like you made it work for you!!!!


        "Make or accept no excuses. You are where you are today (and will be tomorrow) as a result of what you did or did not do yesterday."


        #108 brownsugarbride

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          Posted 31 July 2013 - 11:35 PM

          I can't remember if this has been posted, but here is a link to discounts on plane tickets from the airlines. Savings for you and your guests! http://airtravel.abo...ddingonline.htm

          #109 Recy

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            Posted 01 August 2013 - 04:20 AM

            Originally Posted by brownsugarbride 

            I can't remember if this has been posted, but here is a link to discounts on plane tickets from the airlines. Savings for you and your guests!

            http://airtravel.abo...ddingonline.htm

            This is AWESOME!!! Thank you!!!


            "Make or accept no excuses. You are where you are today (and will be tomorrow) as a result of what you did or did not do yesterday."


            #110 megssweet1

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              Posted 01 August 2013 - 08:15 AM

              Thank you!!

              Originally Posted by brownsugarbride 

              I can't remember if this has been posted, but here is a link to discounts on plane tickets from the airlines. Savings for you and your guests!

              http://airtravel.abo...ddingonline.htm





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