This post is brought yo you my Mr Bharat Singh who is an expert in event management and runs a popular banquet hall in Jaipur city. As per him wedding are made in heaven and we are just a medium to make sure that your special day remains special.
A popular question on social media and many wedding sites is What is the best way to minimize budget and effort in an Indian wedding? So today Bharat shares five amazing tips which won’t affect your pocket and will assist you in minimizing your wedding budget and effort in organizing an amazing Indian wedding.
Invite close friends from local city
Inviting friends living in the city is probably one of the best ideas ever for a cost efficient wedding relative to the travel expenses for each people attending the said event. Of course the bride and the groom will have to talk about how many people they want to be part of their wedding, but for budget conscious partners, the best option is to send invitations to friends living in close proximity thus decreasing the number to a little less than a hundred. Invite friends who you have in close contact with over the years, some you regard as your besties. Solemn vows during weddings are best experienced with a small amount of close people and friends using a small intimate venue.
Google for banquet halls instead of wedding gardens
An alternative place to hold wedding occasions are banquet halls. Yes, a wedding garden is a beautiful sight to see especially during weddings, but there are some who just cannot include in the budget the high cost of renting wedding gardens for three days. Banquet halls also has its benefits such as it being covered so there is less hassle to sun, rain, and dirt exposure as well as the fact that almost all available halls are equipped with state of the art air-conditioning ready to accept large numbers of invited guests.
Hire local photographers
There are without a doubt a number of good photographers outside India, but to be able to minimize cost, it is best to scout a handful of photographers working in the local arena for your wedding. After searching for these photographers, check and see if their offers can fit to your budget, and work from there. Contact the photographer you choose and do some compromise to make things work between two parties. There are a lot of photographers in India, and it will only need patience to get to see the best one for the job. Who knows, you might find a better photographer whose area of work is only within reach.
Use E-Cards instead of Wedding cards
What’s trending nowadays is definitely the in thing for centuries to come, and technology is one of them. The rise of technology has made it easier for old friends to get together as well as see each other no matter where they are in the world. One of the many good perks of internet which is related to what we are talking about here is the usage of E-Cards or electronic cards for wedding invitations. It will only take a few tweaks with the help of some applications such as photoshop to make one. What’s good is that, there are no other cost it can yield, just the utilization of a good computer and reliable internet connection, and your E-Cards are good to go.
Be realistic with jewelry
As they say, the most expensive thing in Indian wedding is the jewelry. Many of the girls are delighted to see a set of jewelry all shining bright when chanced upon by the naked eye. But to this generation, practicality is a way of life as compared to the grandeur of the old days. Just think of how the money you spend on a set of jewelry help you in times of hardships being man and wife. A little thrift on money can go a long way, and yes, it can also feed kids in all honesty.