Green Garden Wedding in Louisiana

Photographer: Cassidy Carson Photography
Venue: LSU Hilltop Arboretum
Cake: Ambrosia Bakery
Caterer: Heirloom Cuisine
Cinematography: Lonely Eskimo Productions
Music: Big Fun Brass Band
Dress Designer: Watters
Flowers: Fleur du Jour
Groom's Attire: JCrew
Jewelry: The Gilded Lily
Shoe Designer: BHLDN
Veil or Hair Accessories: Town & Country Bridal
Prop or Furniture Rentals: Vintage House, Doug Olinde, LLC
Event Designer, Hair & Makeup: Bride | Coordinator: Kendall Hebert | Officiant: Fr. William Patrick Edwards

Read on to see how much this green garden wedding in Louisiana cost. Please note that costs change as the years go by, and prices are subject to change. This is just one couple’s breakdown to give you a rough estimate on how much a wedding like this may cost you.

Budget Percentages:
The caterer was about 30% of the budget--this includes an open bar.
My dress, shoes, veil etc. were almost 12%
The flowers were about 14%
The photographer and photographs (engagement and bridal session included) was about 8%
The rentals were about 8%
The arboretum was about 8%
The limos and shuttle service was about 8%
The band was about 5%
The remaining was the cake, invitations, decorations, favors, wands, gifts, etc.