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Congratulations are in order as you begin planning your big day and all that goes with it!
There is much to be done. There are lists to be made. There is much to organize.
Decisions about venue, music and catering options await.
One of the most important decisions is creating a reasonable budgeting plan to help save money and celebrate the most beautiful wedding possible.
If you need some ideas on how to save money during the planning stages, you’ve come to the right place.
Let’s begin by focusing on ways to save hard-earned money on even the loveliest wedding invitations.
Making An Impression
Choosing the right wedding invitation can be challenging. There are so many factors worth considering when creating the most meaningful impression of your hearts’ special day.
The first important step toward the perfect wedding invitation is to have a personalized idea of what you would like to include.
This could range from color themes, printing types, wedding themes and levels of formality.
These decisions actually play critical roles in how much money you can save.
Shopping Around Homework
It just makes good sense to shop around for the best wedding invitation prices before settling on a final product.
Before you hit the pavement, do a little research on costs of printing, card stock and postage.
When you have a little information under your belt, bigger savings can be better recognized before one single dime is spent.
Everybody knows electronics get the job done faster. Delight your friends and family by taking a rather millennial approach of sending wedding invitations electronically.
Emailing invitations or displaying invitations through social media avenues has become a great way to save time and money.
It is also helpful if potential wedding guest numbers increase or change before the big day.
DIY Card Maker
Taking a do-it-yourself designing approach could be one of the most fun ways to save money and customize wedding invitations – often for free.
Free on-line card making resources and a DIY card marker can help make the wedding invitation process practically headache-free.
Easy step-by-step card making instructions will have you saving loads of dough while actualizing a beautiful vision in no time.
Nothing says love like mailing uniquely designed wedding invitations you practically made yourself.
Proofreading Pays Off
When ordering wedding invitations from any printing company always make sure to proofread every word – several times.
One wrong letter, one bad word placement or misspelling can become very costly mistakes to be corrected.
If mistakes are made on the invitation or parts of the invitation are compromised, time is of the essence.
If short on time, it could cost even more to have rush corrections made.
With a little careful planning, beautiful wedding invitations and saving money can be precious dreams come true.
You can even choose a design that best fits you and your personality. Let these be just the beginning.
Kara Masterson is a freelance writer from West Jordan, Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah and enjoys writing and spending time with her dog, Max.