How to Plan a Wedding for less than 5k!

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On Saturday 19th October 2019, my partner Shane and I tied the knot! The day was absolutely amazing; it was everything we wanted it to be and more. When we started planning we set ourselves a budget of five thousand pounds and we managed to come in £68 under!

If you want to know exactly what we spent, scroll down to find out all the costings along with a few wedding snaps.

Bargain Hen Party Outfits

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How much do you think a hen party outfit should cost? My entire outfit – shoes, dress and accessories – has cost under £25!

Big Day for 5K!

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Did you know that the average cost of a UK wedding currently stands at a whopping £30,355! It’s great if you can afford to spend, but if you don’t you can still have the day you want on a smaller budget…

Wedding shoes for less than a tenner!

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I bought my wedding shoes from Quiz back in November for £9.99 and rather than the traditional white or ivory colour, I’ve gone for a navy blue pair. If coloured shoes aren’t for you I have some fabulous alternatives that are even cheaper than my pretty pair!

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