How We Spent $13,000 Less Than Average on Our Wedding

If you don’t follow me on my Instagram, you might not know I got married! We got married in early March and had all of our friends and family in Iowa come down to Charleston.

I talked a lot about my wedding planning woes, because 1) I’m an introvert and felt way over my head with this wedding and 2) weddings are crazy expensive, especially in Charleston. It was two aspects were I was uncomfortable, but in the end, I’m glad we spent money to have a big wedding.

In the end, we ended up spending $15,000 for a big wedding in Charleston. This might sound like a lot of money or a little depending where you’re from. All I know is I worked extremely hard to keep this wedding on the frugal side, so I’m proud we spent that much!

Here is how we did it:

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