Author Archives: Gina
Author Archives: Gina
By Lewis Fackrell of Lewis Fackrell Photography.
Everyone wants incredible moments captured at their wedding and so calling upon a professional wedding photographer is the first thing to do. However many brides-to-be have the same question on their mind – “Why is wedding photography so expensive?”
Lots of people can advise you on how to save money on your wedding, like having a wedding budget to stick to and doing loads of amazing little DIY tricks yourself, but not many tell you how to actually pay for your wedding.
With the average UK wedding costing in excess of £20,000, you can forgive people for thinking they’ll never be able to afford to get married. The truth of the matter is that about 1/4 of your budget will go on the venue and food so getting the venue at the correct price is vital. Before you start planning you also need to know who is chipping in and how much they will be contributing.
If you’ve not saved any money towards your wedding yet, you have a big job ahead but saving up and paying deposits isn’t impossible. Follow these tips on how to actually pay for your wedding by making a few sacrifices.Continue reading
When you’re planning your wedding, it’s very easy to get carried away with all the fun stuff. But while you’re enjoying yourself, you also have to remember these questions to ask your wedding vendors.
1. How much and when are my payments due?
You need to know that they are within your budget and what the payment schedule is. This way you know you can afford them and know when payments need to be made so there are no nasty shocks along the way.Continue reading
by Daniela VillaRamos of Once Upon A Vow
Most couples have a trillion and one questions for the venue, the caterer, the photographer, but when it comes to booking the wedding officiant, most couples ask next to nothing. Don’t be that couple. Make sure to ask your wedding officiant these six questions to see if they’re a perfect match for you and your wedding ceremony vision.
1. What’s your favorite part of every wedding ceremony?
Get personal with your wedding officiant and find out what lights them up. Is it the look on the face of your other half as you walk down the aisle, the heartwarming “I Do’s”, or the cheers of your friends and family as you two exchange your first married kiss? Knowing which part(s) of the wedding ceremony is their fave gives you an idea of how your wedding officiant thinks, feels, and will personalize your ceremony.Continue reading