As a planner, we often hear this questions from our couples, their families and industry outsiders. The answer is simple, actually. Guests. That’s why weddings cost so much. A wedding is just the joining of two people in matrimony. When you start involving witnesses, and a celebration, that’s when things start adding up. We found a great article, posted on Every Last Detail, that sums up this answer quite nicely.
1. Making It Happen–hiring wedding professionals that will make your special perfect! 2. The Things–absolutely everything that you have to buy/rent/provide. Linens, chairs, favors, etc. 3. GUESTS–Point blank: the higher your guest count, the more money you will spend. 4. What You Want–your tastes and bringing your vision to life!
Know that having a planner on your side saves you time, money and stress. We know the industry professionals and the discounts they are offering, and can save you tons by referring the right vendor for your style, and most importantly, your wedding budget.