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Costs associated with the planning of Weddings (you’ll be surprised)



I’m sure that you realize that there are a lot of costs involved in planning a wedding but I bet you don’t realize how much things really cost or how many things there are to plan.   Check them out.

  • Bridal Shower Invitations $96
  • Ceremony Programs $145
  • Guest Book $66
  • Invitations and Reply Cards $332
  • Reception Menus $160
  • Save The Date Cards $133
  • Table or Place Cards $112
  • Thank You Notes $91
  • Bridal Bouquet $182
  • Bridesmaids Bouquets $183
  • Flowergirls Bouquets $99
  • Flower Petals $107
  • Reception Flower Arrangements $454
  • Boutonnieres $143
  • Wedding Photography $1770
  • Wedding Videography $1329
  • Musicians at the Ceremony $480
  • Band at the Reception $1409
  • DJ at the Reception $815

(Stats are for 2008 from The Wedding Report, Inc.)

And these costs don’t include the most expensive items, the reception site, catering and liquor costs!  So it is wise to make sure that you do your ‘homework’ before you decide on any items for your reception.