Money is always a difficult topic to discuss, but when it comes to wedding planning, you must put more efforts to allocate and decide how much to spend. Have you read our Tips on how to plan wedding budget? Great! Let’s figure out what to include in your wedding budget.

1. Wedding Banquet 45-50%

  • Venue
  • Catering or food
  • Beverage
  • Cake or dessert

2. Attire 10-20%

  • Wedding gown
  • Hairstyle & makeup
  • Accessories

3. Ceremony 5-10%

  • Engagement Rings
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Wedding Etiquette Accessories

4. Photography & Videography 10-20%

  • Pre wedding Photography
  • Actual day Photography
  • Actual day Videography

5. Decor 10-15%

  • Flowers
  • Venue decorations
  • Lightings

6. Entertainment 10-15%

  • Emcee
  • Live Band
  • Performances

7. Planning 5-10%

  • Wedding Planner / Coordinator
  • Guest Management
  • Transportation
  • Favours & gifts

8. Emergency Fund 4-5%

  • Always try to have 4-5% set aside, just in case

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