• April 14, 2024

Even Professional Cheapskates Are Baffled At How Little This Couple Spent On Their Wedding…

In a world where love is often measured by the size of diamond rings or the extravagance of weddings, one Los Angeles couple proved that you can still have a magical celebration without breaking the bank. With a modest budget of just $500, they managed to pull off a beautiful wedding that showcased their love and commitment to one another.

The lovebirds, who chose to keep things simple and affordable, demonstrated that a wedding doesn’t have to be a lavish affair to be meaningful. Sharing their frugal yet creative journey on social media, the couple inspired others to embrace the true essence of love without succumbing to the pressures of materialism.

Bride Kiara Brokenbrough told Good Morning America, “Our goal was to just be as minimal as possible. And to spend the least amount of money as possible.” With the average American wedding costing around $30,000, Kiara’s determination to avoid debt while celebrating her love for her husband was nothing short of remarkable.

Rejecting the notion that a wedding should be an all-out, once-in-a-lifetime event, Kiara approached her big day with a more grounded perspective. She refused to splurge on a dress she would only wear for a few hours, saying, “I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on a dress because I had the mindset I’m gonna wear this one time for a few hours.” Her resourcefulness led her to find a wedding dress online for a mere $47, which she adored despite its modest price tag.

The groom, on the other hand, spent slightly more on his suit, shelling out $100 for his wedding attire. But the couple’s frugality didn’t end there. Kiara found a picturesque spot overlooking the rolling hills of California for their ceremony, with the only downside being its proximity to the highway.

Kiara described the essence of their wedding: “You have a wedding, with witnesses there to witness you, vowing to your spouse, vowing to God that you guys are going to stay together for life. And then you celebrate with food, drinks, and dance. And that’s exactly what we did.”

Emphasizing the simplicity of their nuptials, the couple made sure their guests knew that this was not a lavish affair but rather a heartfelt celebration of love and commitment. Kiara said, “The people we have there, they understood the assignment, they understood the things that we were trying to do, and they really supported us.”

Following the ceremony, the festivities moved to a lounge where guests enjoyed food and drinks. Reflecting on the success of their wedding, Kiara wrote on Facebook, “It felt so good to be around people who genuinely supported us and weren’t looking to be entertained. We wouldn’t have been able to pull this off if it wasn’t for the contributions of our families and close friends! It took a village, and our village showed up!”

This heartwarming tale of love and resourcefulness proves that true love transcends material possessions and that an unforgettable wedding doesn’t need to come with a hefty price tag.

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Source: AWM

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