Advice on how to have a dream wedding-at a fraction of the cost ... The average cost of a wedding in the United States is now nearly $30,000, but most couples would prefer to have what others are having, but not at the price others are paying. Tie the Knot on a Shoestring shows couples how to budget a wedding and enables them to have the wedding they desire while bringing down the costs. This engaging guide includes:
--Advice on how to keep the cost of a wedding down without going cheap
--Ways to save money on attire, from the bridal gown and groom's garments to the attendants
--Tasteful tips on how to save on the ceremonial site, the reception, flowers, decorations, music, entertainment, photography and video, and even the honeymoon
--Ways to save money by having a destination wedding instead of a wedding where you live.