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Wedding Budget Guide



Please find below a budget guide for a typical UK wedding:

The wedding
Announcements £100
Ceremony/music £200
Flowers £500
Photography £1500 - £2000
Video £300
Transport £250
Stationary, printing and postage £175
Gifts for bridesmaids £200
Other (the wedding) £100
Gift for best man £75
Gifts for parents £200
Sub-total for 'The wedding' £3,600

Reception
Hire of venue £1,500
Wedding cake £175
Catering, food and drink £7,500
Entertainment £300
Other £250
Wedding insurance £55
Sub-total for 'Reception' £6,780

Honeymoon
Travel and accommodation £2,800
Accommodation first night £225
Spending money £800
Sub-total for 'Honeymoon' £3,750

Wedding rings
Bride's ring £200
Groom's ring £200
Engagement ring £850
Sub-total for 'Wedding rings' £1,250

Fashion, beauty and other
Wedding dress/outfit £700
Bride veil/headdress/hat £175
Bride's shoes and accessories £125
Bride's going away outfit £150
Bridesmaids dresses and accessories £350
Page boy outfits £150
Bridegroom suit hire/accessories £350
Skincare/hairdressing/make-up £250
Engagement, hen and stag parties £500
Other £300
Sub-total for 'Fashion & beauty' £2,900

Grand total around £21,000