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Discount Wedding Planners Sumter SC

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 Sumter as well as advice and content on wedding counseling.

From This Moment Planning
(803) 464-2717
2840 Montgomery Rd
Sumter, SC
Affairs by V. James
(803) 468-1165
2131 Kingsbury Drive
Sumter, SC
Complex Concepts
(864) 529-6081
12 Bridalpath Ct
Columbia, SC
Parties by Karen- Passion Parties
(910) 617-0073
1234 Little River Ln
Little River, SC
Dreamy Affairs
(803) 727-6357
108 Cornish Way
Lexington, SC
Carolina Soiree Couture
(803) 468-2310
serving South Carolina
Sumter, SC
Events by Jacqueline
(803) 553-1310
108 North Lake Dr
Lexington, SC
Avista Resort
(843) 249-2521
300 North Ocean Blvd.
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Signature Events by Susan
(843) 240-0658
202 Springfield Road
Pawleys Island, SC
Premiere Event & Party Planning
(843) 267-4464
3583 Myrtle Pointe Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC

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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SC Wedding Laws

Section 20-1-20. Persons Who May Perform Marriage Ceremony. Only Ministers Of The Gospel Or Accepted Jewish Rabbis And Officers Authorized To Administer Oaths In This State Are Authorized To Administer A Marriage Ceremony In This State. Same Sex Wedding Law: To Perform A Marriage In South Carolina 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.