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Discount Wedding Planners Santa Fe NM

Discount wedding planners offer clients wedding ideas on a budget, including discount wedding supplies, wedding invitations, wedding dresses, wedding gifts, and much more. See below to find local discount wedding planners in Santa Fe as well as advice and content on wedding counseling.

Santa Fe Soiree
(505) 466-4188
P.O. Box 32236
Santa Fe, NM
 
Santa Fe Soiree
(505) 983-7277
P.o. Box 32236
Santa Fe, NM
 
Canyon Road Flowers
(505) 983-9785
423 Canyon Rd
Santa Fe, NM
 
Starlight Event Design
(505) 263-8292
903 W Alameda St # 510
Santa Fe, NM
 
Cakes By Ginene
(505) 795-0035
2332 Camino Carlos Rey
SAnta Fe, NM
 
Beyond Adobe Walls
(505) 982-1681
Santa Fe, NM
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Wedding Planners / Consultants

Beyond Adobe Walls
(505) 982-1681
903 W Alameda St
Santa Fe, NM
 
Loretto Chapel
(505) 982-0092
207 Old Santa Fe Trail
Santa Fe, NM
 
Compound Restaurant
(505) 982-4353
653 Canyon Rd Ste A
Santa Fe, NM
 
Fairy Tale Weddings
(505) 438-7116
3201 Calle De Molina
Santa Fe, NM
 

10 Tips for Saving on Your Wedding

Trying to plan a wedding on a budget? It’s not easy to have the wedding of your dreams on a shoestring, but you can cut corners and still have a memorable day.

Denise Vivaldo, author of Do It for Less! Parties, has a wealth of ideas in her book, Do It for Less! Weddings: How to Create Your Dream Wedding Without Breaking the Bank. And because food takes the lion’s share of a wedding budget, she’s lavished plenty of attention on budget-saving strategies for menu planning, catering, and even doing it yourself.

The founder of Food Fanatics, a full-service catering and media food-styling company, Vivaldo developed her celebration savvy in the trenches: She’s planned and catered more than 10,000 parties, both lavish and humble. Here, she shares her top 10 tips for keeping the costs down at your wedding.

1. Invite only those guests who are essential to you. Keeping your guest count down is the easiest way to ensure a reasonable budget.

2. Schedule your wedding after lunch and end the event before dinner. Your guests will not expect to be served a full meal. Your wedding invitation could read: Wedding ceremony at 2 pm and a reception to immediately follow. Then place a time limit on the reception.

3. Offer a limited menu and bar. Do you want to serve light appetizers with champagne or just cake with coffee? There’s nothing wrong with just serving cake and coffee. How about a fancy coffee bar complete with a barista?

4. Be your own wedding planner. Reserve three hours every Sunday for six months before the big day to place calls, return e-mails, and handle the details.  

5. Make your own wedding cake or enlist the help of the best baker you know. Having 100 guests? Baking your own cake can save you hundreds of dollars and take fewer than 10 hours.

6. Beg, borrow, and steal. Decide the adventure or thrill of your wedding is spending as little as possible. Ask your friends and family for help.

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NM Wedding Laws

40-1-2. Clergymen Or Civil Magistrates May Solemnize; A. A Person May Solemnize The Contract Of Matrimony By Means Of An Ordained Clergyman Or Authorized Representative Of A Federally Recognized Indian Tribe, Without Regard To The Sect To Which He May Belong Or The Rites And Customs He May Practice. Same Sex Wedding Law: To Perform A Marriage In New Mexico You Need To Be Ordained And May Be Required To Provide Proof Of Ordination Such As An Ordination Credential , Wallet Credential , Or A Letter Of Good Standing From The Church.