- 7 years ago
- Wedding: May 2013
it was 50% off day…
cake stand w/server… 3.50
7 plastic silver little vases for flowers (i have alot of picnic tables, so it will be used for a tablescape and I may spray paint them): 1.25 … yes for ALL 7
1 dark/light blue and ivoriy round container: 30 cents (also can use the lid)
1 matching the above square container (for cupcakes) 30 cents also can use the lid
1 orange awesome tin container: 75 cents
1 dark blue litttle round tin. 20 cents
1 dark blue little square tin: 20 cents….
So all this under 10 bucks!!!! I love goodwill:)
Other stuff I have bought so far… (this is kind of a post for me, to see how good I am doing)
15 packages of 20 light blue napkins (lunchean size) – 15.00
10 packages of 30 light and dark blue napkins (beverage) 10.00
1 cake stand from goodwill at another 50% off day 2.00 (so now I have 2 cake stands, want at least 2 more)
2 packages of white tissue paper: 2.00
2 dark blue streamers. 1.50
2 orange streamers: 1.50
5 packages of 30 white napkins. 5.00
3 containers of floral wire: 3.00
1 strand of floral tape: 1.00
10 bunches of dollar store daisies: 10 bucks…
twine and balloons to make those hallow balloon circle things: 2.00
(i’m adding this up, i think i have done really well:) I don’t even have my VR for 2 years, but buying stuff as I hvae money, a little bit at a time.
I am using the napkins and tissue paper to make tflowers. I am also going to make other paper “carnations” out of all the bridal magazines i bought:)
I think I can meet my under 5K budget no problem.
Tonight me and hubbie were talking. We are thinking of having a Taco Stand vendor and a hot dog vendor. this will save so much on catering… here it is not hard to find them:)
Cheesecake buffet should run me about 150.00
Candy buffet, expensive at 150.00
my dress, I am gonna find one I love and probably order it from China… so that will be under 200.00
The guys are wearing Khacki pants and blue shirts.
I just feel so happy, i have spent so little and am getting so much:) I am thankful!