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Wedding Planning Basics: 10 Biggest Wedding Planning Blunders to Avoid

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Planning Mistake: Blowing Your Fashion Budget On Just the Dress

Maybe you have $1,500 set aside for your look. That doesn't mean you can buy a $1,500 gown! Tack on tax, and if you're not buying off the rack, you could get charged for shipping. You might need alterations too. Consider your undergarments, shoes, hair accessories and jewelry when budgeting as well.

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