12 Easy Ways to Save on Your Wedding
8. Let Them Eat Sheet Cake
The price of a fondant-covered wedding cake masterpiece can range from hundreds to thousands of dollars. This is one thing
Cotner knew she could do without. “We don’t even like fondant,” she laughs.
Instead, they went to Whole Foods and selected six different desserts, including carrot cake and tiramisu, to create a dessert bar. “We only ordered it two weeks in advance, and it only cost $178,” she says. They had budgeted $200, and because it was a special order, everything was made fresh the day of the wedding. In the end, Cotner says: “We had way too much cake.”