This coming weekend (you know, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, Hangover Tuesday, Back in the Game Wednesday, etc.) may not seem like the time to snag discounts from wedding vendors, but it actually really is. Not only can you find the obvious stuff like decor items or gifts, but you can get discounts from photographers, coordinators, venues, dress makers, and more. Every little bit helps when it comes to your wedding budget, so snag those deals when you can.
We rounded up the best deals from our vendor list that are only available to readers of Offbeat Bride. So start perusing for your next wedding vendor who will give you a solid deal. Plus, you'll be supporting small, local, and indie businesses. So shop small and get that discount!
Wedding photography discounts
The ultra talented and globetrotting Dustin Cantrell Photography is bicoastal, so hit him up if you need a great deal on wedding photography. He's offering 10% off any of his collections if you book by December 1st, 2018.
Illinois (and all Midwest!) couples: my hometown faves, Roni Rose Photography, are serving up a
10% discount off of the total price of a package or session for anyone who books between November 23 and December 1. Mention this post or the code: OFFBEAT. (The offer ends at midnight on December 1st so move fast!)
Bonus: they also have a free shipping special going in their Print Shop for all of December. Enter the coupon code: OFFBEAT to receive free shipping.
Seattle folks: our looooongtime steadfast photography partner, Jonas Seaman, is giving you a killer deal:
He's giving 15% off of any full day package if booked by December 31, 2018. This includes the day of wedding photography (that we would die for!), a flash drive of all your finished high resolution images, a second shooter, both color and black and white versions of every delivered image, a website with slideshow, and an online gallery.
Wedding fashion & jewelry deals
If you haven't heard of IMPRESSED by nature, it's an amazing concept: custom jewelry made from your bouquet, wedding flowers, or other locally sourced greenery. Mention Offbeat Bride to get 10% off the wedding flower preservation package through December 31, 2018.
Handmade, colorful, and super spectacular dresses for 15% off?! Hell yes. Wai-Ching is offering our readers this deal through January by namedropping us. We love seeing these dresses on our readers so keep 'em coming
Wedding planner discounts
Make your wedding day run SUPER smoothly by snagging $200 off all planning packages or $100 off all coordination packages from Events By Merida in and around Philly and beyond. Most couples say that getting a planner or month-of coordinatior was the best money they spent. And now it's a bit cheaper!
Missouri-based coordinators Aisle Less Traveled offers an ONLINE wedding planning service for anyone anywhere!
Choose Your Own Wedding™ is the virtual wedding planner that provides an online wedding planning portal, how-to videos, workbooks, handouts, spreadsheets, and professional templates, monthly live Q&A calls, a private Facebook group, and more. For Small Business Saturday, you can get 20% off any subscription (for as long as you remain subscribed) with coupon code SMALLBIZ.
Wedding entertainment discounts
UK couples, this one's for you: Bands For Hire is a UK based live music agency offering killer live music for hire. They're offering readers a 5% discount on all bookings for January – April 2019. Mention PROMO2019 on your inquiry before December 1, 2018 to snag the discount.
Hair and makeup magic
Bluebird Brides in the New York and New England area is offering a FREE bridal hair trial for clients who book their wedding party of three or more the day of their trial.
(Clients who have a contract and deposit down are eligible for this deal only.)
Wedding cakes and catering deals
Book a January cake consultation with the sugar geniuses of Cakes Cove in Ontario, Canada and get 10% off your wedding cake order when you namedrop Offbeat Bride.
Wedding venue discounts
FEAST at Round Hill in Hudson Valley, NY is a sublime wedding location. And you can get a complimentary tasting for new wedding couples! If you haven’t already attended an event catered by FEAST, come to a food tasting and experience it yourself. In addition, one of their Maitre D’s will give you a complete tour of Round Hill and answer all your questions. Click here for more details and to RSVP (mention Offbeat Bride, too!).
Wedding decor & gift deals
For a super romantic and cheerful ceremony or reception backdrop, Backdrops in Floral Art is such a win. They're offering 10% off any orders placed on Small Business Saturday! Add another 5% off if you mention you saw this post on Offbeat Bride.
For adorkable toasting glasses, you can't go wrong with something custom from Glass Cannons. They have free shipping on orders over $50 AND 10% off with code OFFBEAT1337.
Wedding paperie deals
Midnight Revels offers colorful and offbeat wedding invitations and save-the-dates and is offering 10% off invitations when you mention Offbeat Bride and order a full suite.
Still looking for the wedding vendor deal for you? Browse our full guide where tons of vendors have discounts going all the time.