Fun cheap dating ideas
Decorating a cheap venue may be a little more involved than decorating a venue that is already elegant.
You may need to cover unsightly wall paper or scratched tables.
Serve guests a delicious but deceptively cheap grocery store wedding cake as dessert.
If your wedding will be held mid-afternoon, few people expect a full meal.
Fill a large glass cookie jar with crumbs from your favorite chocolate cake along with white chocolate bones.
Layer in tombstone sugar cookies decorated with gray, black, and purple royal icing.
Make sure you understand what activities are restricted within the area before booking - after all, you don't want to sacrifice a dance if the church won't allow secular music in the building.
These might include pasta salad, scalloped potatoes and a fruit medley.
What you'll need: Skeleton candy molds (; wilton.com); Tombstone cookie cutter (; cookiecutter.com); Cross cookie cutter (; cookiecutter.com); Card stock ( for 50 sheets; amazon.com); Wood skewers ( for 100; amazon.com)Thin wooden plaque (; amazon.com); Chalkboard spray paint (; amazon.com); wire basket (; amazon.com); Baker's twine (; amazon.com); Marshmallow peeps ( for pack of 3; amazon.com); Hot chocolate powder (; amazon.com); Candy corn (; amazon.com)Create these ghosts from recycled wine bottles.
Use a paint scraper to remove the label from an empty dark-colored glass wine bottle, and remove any glue with Goo Gone.
Instead, provide turkey, roast beef and ham sandwiches for guests to enjoy.
Have cheese, pickles, lettuce, tomatoes and other condiments for guests to choose amongst.