According to the report, couples are increasingly interested in cutting down the costs of their ceremonies. So how are they doing it? The report revealed that 55% of married couples have relied on DIY projects to save cash, including creating their own wedding album, centerpieces, and guest favors.
The report also divulged that 24% of couples do not hire a wedding planner and 21% choose a less expensive venue rather than their dream spot. What's more, 30% of couples have eschewed large weddings entirely by either getting married at a courthouse or hosting a very small ceremony.
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