Scout out decorations at craft stores Look for wedding decorations -- especially light-up decor -- in places like craft stores. Theyhave "more than glue guns and glitter," Naylor says. The flowers 14. Stick to in-seasonblooms You might have your heart set on pink flowers to accent your bridesmaids' bouquets, but consider settling for a different shade or variety. Local blooms that are in season at the time of your wedding aregenerally less expensive. Also, "local flowers tend to look fresher because they didn't have to travel for days," Cain says. 15. Get the most out of your flowers A larger flower, such as a hydrangea, naturally looks fuller and takes up more space with fewer stems, Cain says. And you can repurpose ceremony flowers for the reception, instead of buying more. For instance, use a ceremony arch to adorn your sweetheart tableat the reception. The menu 16.
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