How Much Does It Cost To Be A Bridesmaid?

According to Weddings Study, the average wedding in the United States costs $28,000 — or $34,000 if you include the engagement ring. 

Here's How Much A Bridesmaid Spends On Average :

Being a bridesmaid typically costs between $1,200 and $1,800. (via Wedding Wire). A typical bridesmaid's gown costs $208, and it may need to be altered for a perfect fit, which costs around $70. 

 You may end up spending around $132 on hair and makeup to look great in all of the wedding photos. Furthermore, a bridesmaid can typically spend more than $800 on pre-wedding 

How To Save Money As A Bridesmaid :

While it's wonderful to celebrate a loved one's wedding and play an important role as a bridesmaid, your savings account often suffers as a result of everything you have to spend money on. 

Set financial boundaries, such as not incurring new debt, giving yourself time before accepting a decision, and informing others when an expense is not within your budget.

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