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The frugal bride : save money on your wedding without losing an ounce of the romance
Muchnick, Cynthia Clumeck.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Roseville, Calif. : Prima, 2002.
Physical Description:
xv, 223 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
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HQ745 .M82 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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How to Have a Storybook Wedding at a Fraction of the Cost
Would you like to save thousands of dollars on your wedding expenses and be showered with unique and elegant wedding ideas? You can! The Frugal Bride shows you step-by-step how to cut corners and costs for your special day without cutting out the class. You'll discover:
·Hundred of wedding deals on food, flowers, invitations, apparel, and music
·Cost-effective ceremony sites and other bargain booking tips
·Economical ideas for food and beverages
·How to plan showers and reasonable rehearsal dinners on a shoestring
·And much more!
With hundreds of money-saving tips, hints, and strategies, as well as inspirational bargain insights from couples, this indispensable reference will help you save a bundle in planning your once-in-a-lifetime celebration of your love!
"This book has hundreds of great ideas and proves frugal doesn't have to mean cheap."
-- Carley Roney, editor in chief,

Author Notes

Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick was born and raised in Marin County, California. She pursued her undergraduate degree in Art History and Political Science at Stanford University where she met her husband, Adam Muchnick. After completing college, Cindy moved to Chicago where she began her career in college admissions at the University of Chicago. One spring break, Cindy and Adam were on vacation in Paris when Adam popped the fateful question that sparked Cindy's interest in proposals and weddings. Cindy and her husband relocated to Florida where she earned her masters degree in Liberal Studies and taught tenth grade history.
Dubbed an Engagement Expert and Coach, she has appeared on dozens of talk shows and news stations including Leeza, Sally Jesse Raphael, Donny & Marie, Fox News, Good Day LA, Good Day New York and many others. Cindy also worked as a columnist and spokesperson for Honeymoon magazine as well as a freelance writer for Coast magazine. The Ultimate Wedding Idea Book is Cindy's third wedding book. She is also the author of Prima Publishing's upcoming wedding book, The Frugal Bride, scheduled to release early 2002.
Still incurable romantics, Cindy and her husband Adam are living happily ever after with their two sons in Southern California.