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The Truth About Creating A Wedding Budget

If you are one of the lucky ladies to get engaged recently, I’m sure you’re soaring on cloud 9 – and you certainly should be. But, I’m sure you’re also excited and ready to begin diving into the planning process, right? You’ve started searching Pinterest, reading wedding blogs (isn’t ELD the BEST?!?!), seeking advice from […]

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Wedding Budget 101

Recently here on ELD, we talked about the truth of what weddings really cost. Since then, I’ve also spoken to quite a few brides who weren’t sure about how to create their wedding budgets.  So to continue our discussion about what wedding costs and budgets,  I thought we could chat more about wedding budgets in general- because […]

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What Weddings Really Cost

It seems like it’s a big secret. A faux paus. A bad word even. What exactly am I referring to? The thing is, what weddings really cost shouldn’t be a secret or seen as a bad word. It would be in everyone’s best interest if everyone just knew the truth, don’t you think? Well, since […]

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Why Do Weddings Cost So Much?!

This is a question that I think just about EVERY bride asks… “Why do weddings cost so much?!” Don’t worry, I asked the same exact question when I was planning my wedding. And I never really figured it out until AFTER my wedding when I started working in the industry, learning the ins and outs […]

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The 1 Thing That Has The Biggest Impact On a Wedding Budget

Happy Thursday friends! I’m going through paradise withdrawals, as I’ve just returned from a trip to the gorgeous island of Saint Lucia, scoping out wedding locations and honeymoon destinations. I cannot WAIT to share more about the trip with you all! On this trip I was traveling with some people who weren’t quite as entrenched […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Rely On The Average Cost Of A Wedding

[Are you here to take the ELD Wedding Pricing Survey? Click here!]   In my time in the wedding world, I’ve noticed lots of talk about the average cost of a wedding- both online and offline. The thing about this is that every wedding is different- just as every couple is different- so it’s really […]

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First Things First: Setting A Wedding Budget

Happy Thursday friends! For those of you who are recently engaged and new to Every Last Detail… CONGRATS and WELCOME! Thursdays are one of my favorite days here on ELD, because they’re full of wedding planning tips and advice- a little something that has lovingly been dubbed as “Thursday Tips”! (If you want to catch […]

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What Does A Wedding Cost? What To Expect When Using Professional Vendors

Hi everyone! So today I’m releasing something that I have been working on for a very long time- over a year actually. As some of you know, I’m on a mission to educate brides- because you can’t be expected to know about weddings when you’ve never planned one before! Well, for the last year, I have been […]

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{Thursday Tips} What Negotiation Doesn’t Mean

So last week’s Thursday Tips caused a little bit of a stir, huh? Some agreed, some didn’t… but best of all, it started a conversation. That’s what this is all about! The thing I need to point out though is that last week’s post was mainly in response to an article that I read, outlining […]

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Thursday Tips: Budget Before You Book!

It’s Thursday Tips time friends! Since Valentine’s Day has come and gone, the time of year that I so affectionately call “Engagement Season” is now over. Which means that for those of you who got engaged during the past few months, it’s time to get to planning! First things first, if you haven’t already read […]

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