The biggest question on every engaged couple’s mind when I consult with them about their wedding decor is, how much will it cost? The truth is, that’s not a simple answer to give you. Many factors go into creating a wedding decor budget.
How many people are you hosting?
Where will your wedding take place?
What season will your wedding be in?
What are your colors?
What are your must haves?
Before I can give any couple an estimate for their wedding decor budget, I need to know the answers to these questions. I also know, that as a couple that is planning a wedding, you just want an idea of what your wedding decor will cost you. It’s so frustrating to hear, “It depends” every time you ask this question so I want to give you some insight on how much your dream wedding will be with our comprehensive guide to the Cost of Wedding Decor in 2024.
In 2018 I created this guide and since then, the world of wedding decor has undergone significant changes—costs have fluctuated, labor expenses have increased, and design possibilities have reached new heights. Whether your wedding date is set for 2024 or beyond, this blog serves as your essential resource for understanding the intricacies of wedding decor expenses.
The Signature Wedding Design
The Signature Wedding decor is when we make subtle tweaks to proven designs to create a personalized touch for your wedding decor. This option includes simple yet elegant elements like flowers, votive candles, standard linens, and pre-designed wedding day stationery. Feel free to sprinkle in DIY projects to infuse your love story into every detail. For a gathering of 150 guests, expect a tailored wedding decor package ranging from $13,000 to $15,000.
The Premium Wedding Design
If you’re yearning for more than subtle changes, The Premium Wedding Design is your gateway to a customized experience. This elevated option features a blend of extravagant and classic floral designs, beautiful linens matching your color palette, customized menus, and a show-stopping sweetheart table. Tailored for couples who love wedding design and care a great deal about the way their wedding day is going to look. This option can transform your wedding decor for approximately $20,000 to $30,000 for a 150-person celebration.
The Luxury Wedding Design
Go beyond the premium and dive into the epitome of opulence with The Luxury Wedding Design. Every detail is meticulously curated to match your envisioned atmosphere. Expect lush floral arrangements, custom tables with high-quality linens, and a myriad of personalized touches, including customized stationery, wrapped dance floors, and transformative design elements that will make your wedding venue look completely different. Starting at $45,000 for a 150-person celebration, the possibilities are as limitless as your imagination.
This insight isn’t to intimidate but to enlighten you on the diverse world of wedding decor. A skilled designer or planner, like myself, will optimize your budget, offering suggestions to achieve the most exquisite design within your financial means.
Understanding your budget is crucial. Your dream wedding design may align with a higher budget, and that’s perfectly okay. Be realistic about your financial boundaries, and let’s collaborate to create the wedding design that resonates with your heart.
So, which wedding design resonates with you? Signature, Premium, or Luxury? As a dedicated wedding planner, I specialize in bringing these visions to life for my Fabulous Couples. Let’s embark on a journey to make your dream wedding a reality—book a consultation with me today!