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EXPENSES FOR WEDDING Estimate Actual Difference FUNDING FOR WEDDING Estimate Actual Difference
ATTIRE (Bride) 1,760.00 400.00 1,360.00 Contributions (Family, friends) 8,000.00 8,000.00 -
ATTIRE (Groom) 890.00 350.00 540.00 Covered costs (Attendants paying for outfits) 960.00 1,010.00 50.00
ATTIRE (Attendants) 960.00 1,010.00 (50.00) Savings 20,000.00 18,000.00 ###
RINGS 5,510.00 5,560.00 (50.00) Other 0.00 2,500.00 2,500.00
CEREMONY 370.00 411.00 (41.00) Total FUNDING FOR WEDDING 28,960.00 29,510.00 550.00
RECEPTION 15,260.00 15,775.00 (515.00)
REHEARSAL DINNER 2,000.00 2,300.00 (300.00)
FLOWERS 995.00 927.00 68.00 WEDDING BUDGET SUMMARY
GIFTS 365.00 330.00 35.00 Estimate Actual Difference
HAIR AND MAKE-UP 850.00 900.00 (50.00) Total Funding 28,960.00 29,510.00 550.00
TRAVEL (if destination wedding) 0.00 0.00 - Total Expenses 33,960.00 33,553.00 407.00
STATIONERY 1,400.00 1,570.00 (170.00) NET (5,000.00) (4,043.00) 957.00
PHOTOGRAPHY 3,600.00 4,020.00 (420.00)
HONEYMOON 0.00 0.00 -
Total EXPENSES FOR WEDDING 33,960.00 33,553.00 407.00

ATTIRE (Bride) Estimate Actual Difference CEREMONY Estimate Actual Difference
Wedding dress 1,000.00 350.00 650.00 Marriage license 15.00 15.00 -
Shoes 80.00 0.00 80.00 Officiant 30.00 30.00 -
Tights 10.00 0.00 10.00 Location fee 100.00 100.00 -
Veil/Headpiece 50.00 50.00 - Decoration 0.00 0.00 -
Undergarments 50.00 0.00 50.00 Music (Soloist, musician) 0.00 0.00 -
Garter 20.00 0.00 20.00 Guest book/pen 15.00 16.00 (1.00)
Jewellry/Accessories 50.00 0.00 50.00 Transportation (limo) 200.00 240.00 (40.00)
Gown preservation 200.00 0.00 200.00 Ring bearer pillow 10.00 10.00 -
Alterations 200.00 0.00 200.00 Rental chairs 0.00 0.00 -
Honeymoon apparel 100.00 0.00 100.00 Other 0.00 0.00 -
Other 0.00 0.00 - Total CEREMONY 370.00 411.00 (41.00)
Total ATTIRE (Bride) 1,760.00 400.00 1,360.00

ATTIRE (Groom) Estimate Actual Difference RECEPTION Estimate Actual Difference
Suit or tuxedo rental 500.00 350.00 150.00 Location fee 0.00 0.00 -
Tie 60.00 0.00 60.00 Food service (100 guests x $100) 10,000.00 10,000.00 -
Shirt 10.00 0.00 10.00 Bar service 3,000.00 3,500.00 (500.00)
Undergarments 20.00 0.00 20.00 Rental chairs/tables 0.00 0.00 -
Rental tableware (linens, napkins, dishes,
Alterations 200.00 0.00 200.00 glassware, silverwear) 0.00 0.00 -
Honeymoon apparel 100.00 0.00 100.00 Centerpieces (8) 0.00 0.00 -
Other 0.00 0.00 - Music (DJ, band) 1,000.00 1,000.00 -
Total ATTIRE (Groom) 890.00 350.00 540.00 Decorations (head table, guest book, cake) 0.00 0.00 -
Placecards 40.00 30.00 10.00
ATTIRE (Attendants) Estimate Actual Difference Cake 520.00 530.00 (10.00)
Bridesmaid dresses (2) 200.00 250.00 (50.00) Staff (bar, servers, security) 0.00 0.00 -
Bridesmaid accessories (2) 50.00 45.00 5.00 Guest parking 0.00 0.00 -
Bridesmaid shoes (2) 80.00 85.00 (5.00) Entertainment 0.00 0.00 -
Groomsmen suits/tuxedo rentals (2) 200.00 200.00 - Wedding favours (100 guests x $5) 500.00 515.00 (15.00)
Groomsmen shirts/tie (2) 0.00 0.00 - Tips (limo, DJ, photographer, wait staff etc.) 200.00 200.00 -
Children's shoes (4) 30.00 30.00 - Other (sound system, rentals etc) 0.00 0.00 -
Children's apparel (4) 400.00 400.00 - Total RECEPTION 15,260.00 15,775.00 (515.00)
Total ATTIRE (Attendants) 960.00 1,010.00 (50.00)

RINGS Estimate Actual Difference REHEARSAL DINNER Estimate Actual Difference
Engagement ring 5,000.00 5,000.00 - Food (30 x $80) 1,000.00 1,300.00 (300.00)
Bride wedding ring 300.00 300.00 - Bar (30 x $20) 1,000.00 1,000.00 -
Groom wedding ring 200.00 250.00 (50.00) Other (sound system, rentals, decoration etc) 0.00 0.00 -
Other (engraving) 10.00 10.00 - Total REHEARSAL DINNER 2,000.00 2,300.00 (300.00)
Total RINGS 5,510.00 5,560.00 (50.00)

00 - Accomodation 0. travel supplies.00 Location fee 100.00) Delivery and set-up 65.00 (20.00 82. bridesmaids) 300.00 .00 0.00 0.00 GIFTS Estimate Actual Difference PHOTOGRAPHY Estimate Actual Difference Gifts for Bridesmaids (2) 55.00 (200.00 .00) Hair (bride.00 300. pedicure) 150.00 invitations. Invitations.00 150.00 80. father of bride. throw away bouquet) 50.00 1.00 (5. in-laws.00 - Other (manicure. mother- in-law) (3) 80.00 50. map and reply cards 1.00 - Total GIFTS 365.00 900. Other (clothing. - Our top wedding tools & articles for you: Love and money: How do you and your mate relate? Tying the financial knot: seven simple steps for couples How do we plan our financial future as a couple? How will getting married change the way we handle money? Should we put our money together or keep it separate? Reviewing your estate plan: when you marry or choose a life partner . .00 0. Address labels 0. Flight 0.600.00 (5.00 - Boutonnieres (ushers.00 Album (couple. groom.00 (20.500.00 - Reception decoration 80.00 5. Thank you cards 200.00 1.00 - Ceremony decoration 40.00) TRAVEL (if destination wedding) Estimate Actual Difference HONEYMOON Estimate Actual Difference Flight 0. Save the date cards 0.00 35.00 68.00 50. .00) Gifts for flower girls and ushers (4) 55.00 .00 170. Digital or Photo CD/DVD 0.00 .00 - Total HAIR AND MAKE-UP 850.00 10.000.00 0.00 100.00 100.00 .00 - Gifts for Groomsmen (2) 55.00 150.400. out of town guests) 100.00 500.00 100.00 85.00 0.00) Postage 200.00 .00 0.00 0.200.00 0.00 330.020.00 4.00 - Other (parents.00 0.00) Bridal bouquet 200.00 0.00 18. bridesmaids 2.00 25. .00 0.020.00 (50. aunt.00 - Other (address labels.00 (50. other event Reception centerpieces 100.000.00 - Gifts for fiancé(e) 100.00 - Flower girl bouquets (2) 30. Total HONEYMOON . Reception menus 0. Food 0.00 0.00) HAIR AND MAKE-UP Estimate Actual Difference Total PHOTOGRAPHY 3. newspaper announcement) 0.00 0.00 .00 - Other (altarpiece.00 90. Accomodation 0. reception) 2.00) Engagement announcements 0.00 0.00 .00 (420.00 .00 . Prints/Enlargements (couple.00 Flower petals 0.00 45.00 (170.00 Engagement photos 0.00 200.00 450.00 Photographer (Ceremony.00 927. flowergirls 2) 400.00 0. travel supplies) 0.00 Videographer 0. Activities 0.00 (500.00 Total FLOWERS 995.00 80.00 - Total TRAVEL (if destination wedding) .00 5.00 1.00 .00 .00 0.00 - Other (clothing.00 220.00 0.570.00 65.00 0.00 - Activities 0.00) Make-up (bride. Total STATIONERY 1.00 30.00 50.FLOWERS Estimate Actual Difference STATIONERY Estimate Actual Difference Ceremony decoration 100.00 2.00 .00 50.00 0. rental car) 0.00 0.000. parents etc) 500. groomsmen. father-in-law (7) 80.00) Corsages (mother of bride.00 0.00 30.00 - Food 0. parents etc) 1.00 Ceremony programs 0.00 - Bridesmaid bouquets (2) 170.