Who pays for the wedding expenses? Below is a listing of who traditionally pays for the wedding expenses. Each situation is different and times are changing so this is just a guide.
What does the Bride pay for?
Groom’s wedding ring
Groom’s wedding gift
Bridal attendant gifts
Wedding dress and accessories
Alterations to wedding gown
Brides hair and makeup
What does the Groom pay for?
Bride’s engagement and wedding ring
Bride’s wedding gift
Gifts for the groom’s men
Boutonnieres for groom’s men
What does the Brides family pay for?
Wedding invitations and announcements
Transportation of bridal party from ceremony to reception
Flowers for ceremony, reception, bridal bouquet,
bridesmaids’ bouquet, corsages and boutonnieres for family
What does the Groom’s family pay for?
Boutonnieres and corsages for immediate family members
What do the Attendants pay for?
Rental or purchase of their wedding attire
Travel expenses to and from wedding city
Wedding gift for the wedding couple
Bachelor and bachelorette party