June brides are gearing up for the wedding preparations. The blueprint of wedding is ready, shopping will start soon. If you also have a close friend, who is going to get married in the beautiful month of June, when the weather will be perfect with pleasant summer breeze, with flowers starting to bloom; you must also start preparing for the bridal shower. Bridal shower is a warm gesture of affection towards the bride-to-be. However, hosting a bridal shower can be challenging and expensive affair, if not planned judiciously. Here are some of the ideas for a budget bridal shower for a June bride, to make it a memorable part of her wedding memories without going broke on finances.
June is an ideal month for outdoor wedding celebrations. Booking a banquet hall during the most popular wedding month will cost you a bomb. Hosting a bridal shower in a backyard can be classy yet affordable. Make sure you get the backyard cleaned and be creative while decorating it. Pick up the fresh delicacies and drinks for a relaxed bridal shower in the backyard. Don’t forget it’s summer time. You can use the paper lanterns for a soft, romantic ambiance. Since, it is a bridal shower; the guests will be women. Candle lit, tender ambiance are rarely disliked by the fairer sex. You can also float the flower petals and candles on the pool for a dreamy look. Don’t forget to tune in the music. You can also consider a casual barbecue at the backyard.
Potluck is not only the best way to curtail down the food expenses on the bridal shower; but it also helps the bride-to-be to collect the recipes to try on. Attach a recipe card with the invite and request the guests to bring their favorite dishes with the recipes along with an item used in the preparation such as; colander or paper mill. This will help you collect useful gifts and favors for the bride-to-be.
What can be better month than June to host a bridal shower at a gorgeous beach? Bonfire with exotic sunset with bride-to be and close friends will be fun and budget bridal shower for a June bride. You can also arrange for a camping to make it memorable, without spending a fortune on it.
Your friend is a June bride and it can, at times, get humid outside. Plan for a indoor brunch for the bride-to be. Brunch menu will be more affordable than a full course dinner. It’s summer time, serve fresh fruits such as watermelons, berries and corns in preparations and sparkling fresh juices along with light pancakes and other snacks. You can offer sorbets and refreshing granitas as desert. If you cannot accommodate the guests at your house, make sure you book the venue in advance. Keep in mind, it is month of June and maximum number of weddings will take place during this month. Planning and booking well in advance, will help you find a decent venue in reasonable rates. Use fresh flowers to decorate as June is the season of bloom and fresh flowers will be in abundance. Brunch is a great idea for a bridal shower in a budget.
Your friend is a June bride, a perfect time for picnic. Pack the baskets and head to a cool picnic spot. Plan activities for the day and make the bridal shower a cozy outing with friends and families. It is an affordable bridal shower idea, and super fun as well.