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Our Budget


Site – $400

Donation- $100

Pianist- $150

Ribbons for pews- $54 (pew clips were free from my sister’s wedding)

Basket for Programs- $1 (Garage Sale)


Save the Dates– $FREE- won 100 Uprinting postcards and design on Little Bit Heart

Invitations– $218 ($70 for templates, $130 for professional printing, $18 Stamps)

Programs- $200

Thank You Notes– $15

Place Cards– $14 (Before Printing)

Gemstones– $43 (Decorate our Invitations and Place Cards)

Envelope Seals– $12 (Before Printing)

Stationary Printing-


Reception Venue- $4.75 per person charge (waiting on final numbers)

Appetizers- $770

Dinner with Salad-$18.95 per person

Alcohol- $TBD

Chair Covers- $310.16


Bride’s Cake- $350

Grooms’s Cake- $350


PhotoBooth- $540 (bought through Groupon)

DJ- $645

Photography & Video

Photography- ZAGGA Photography ($850 for 2 photographers and 10 hours of service)

Video- $FREE (Won Storymix Package)

Video- $1299 PhotoHouse Films


Ceremony- $TBD


Flower Girl Baskets– $45 (3 of them)- Hobby Lobby during Bridal Event

Ring Bearer Pillow– $15- Hobby Lobby during Bridal Event

Guest Book– $15- Hobby Lobby during Bridal Event

Guest Book Pen– $12.50 – Hobby Lobby during Bridal Event

Napkin Rings for Bride & Groom- $5- Hobby Lobby during Bridal Event

Plate Chargers for Bride and Groom- Free (from Sister’s Wedding)

Cake Serving Set- $TBD

Personalized napkins for cocktail hour- $116

Cake Forks- Promotional Item from Stamped with Love

Champagne Toasting Flutes- Promotional Item from Winston Glass Works

Table Decor

Tablecloths- Standard Linens included in Venue Fee

Mirrors– $49.96

Candle Holders for Votives– $30

Candle Holders for Candlesticks– $62

Candlesticks– $60

Votive Candles– $50

Tealights– $8

Tealight Holders– $26


DIY Hotel Welcome Bags– $TBD ($0.42 a piece)

DIY Bridesmaid Clutches– $15.28

DIY Bridesmaid Totes-

DIY Flower Girl Totes– $5.55

Favor Boxes– $20


Wedding Bands

Bride’s- $1030 Scott Kay from Jared


Wedding Planning

Circle The Date– $Free (Giveaway Win)


Hair- $95

Make-up- $75

Manicure/Pedicure- $75


Groom’s- $175 (Men’s Wearhouse; he’ll get a free suit worth $400)

Bride’s Dress- $550- Oleg Cassini from David’s Bridal

Dress Preservation- $100

Bride’s Garter- $Free (Won on OKNW Bride)

Sandals Vacation, Souvenirs, and Travel Fees- $5,858

Total: $30,000

This is non-tax (Texas ~8.25%)


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