(Closed) If you had extra money to spend to enchance your wedding how would you use it?

posted 4 years ago in Money
  • poll: What would you spend extra money in your budget to enchance your wedding on?
    Flowers/decor : (23 votes)
    24 %
    uplighting : (6 votes)
    6 %
    photo booth : (18 votes)
    19 %
    candy buffet : (3 votes)
    3 %
    open bar : (28 votes)
    30 %
    other, please explain : (16 votes)
    17 %
  • Post # 3
    3421 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2014


    Post # 4
    894 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    @MissParrot:  Michael BuBlé would have sang our first song

    Post # 5
    349 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2008

    If there was suddenly extra money left over and everything was already planned and booked, I’d probably just save it? Use it for regular life maybe? Just me. 🙂

    Post # 6
    261 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    @RipleyC:  Not just you 🙂 If I realized something was coming in under budget, I’d be thrilled and put the money towards a future house or something!

    Post # 7
    493 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @MissParrot:  Definitely decor and flowers, because as of now we have none

    Post # 8
    1230 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    If we had extra money in the budget, I would definitely use it to hire a professional videographer.

    Post # 9
    11328 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    @maggielou52: Snap. And for me that’s with hindsight oh and I would’ve had a horse bad carriage and paid for perfect weather to use it in bahaha

    Post # 10
    1329 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    Honeymoon, definitely.

    Post # 11
    758 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    Honeymoon and a second shooter for photography. This actually happened to us when my dress was $500 instead of the $2000 that I budgeted, so I put that money towards flowers and DJ and we were able to get better people.

    Post # 12
    2495 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    We would have used extra money for house renovations, or for a honeymoon down-the-road. Our wedding wasn’t over-the-top by any means, but everyone had a blast, and I don’t think more flowers/decor/etc. would have ‘helped’ the party, at all.

    DH is a college prof., so we had to forgo a honeymoon so he could teach a few days after the wedding. It’s been almost a year, and we still haven’t gone anywhere…
    As for our house, we have a fence to fix, a basement to reno, blinds to buy, bathrooms to reno, etc… the list goes on. Some extra cash would be nice right about now!

    Post # 13
    1099 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    Videographer for sure!

    Post # 14
    609 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    I have to choose just one? Wink Probably a photobooth, I love them and am so sad that we can’t afford one.

    Post # 15
    1002 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    For the poll I chose open bar. For my own wedding I would put the extra money towards our honeymoon since we are already having an open bar.

    Post # 16
    1524 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @MissParrot:  I would have hired a wedding planner to take care of all the details. Planning a DW with 200+ people on the guestlist is ridiculous, especially when you have a bare bones venue where you have to rent everything out! I LOVE my wedding but its been a lot of work!

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