So the to-be bride and the groom have met, and the date has finally been set after making sure all Mamas and Fuppis can all make it from abroad to the wedding on time. Now comes the fun, yet undeniable hectic, part of the wedding itself – Shopping.
The most important component is the shopping list itself, budget and the supporting crew. Before hitting the shops, make sure to write up a list of all the things you will need to buy, so you do not end up splurging on the wrong things. While making your list, add a few numbers to each category so you know how much you want to spend on each as well. These include sarees, flowers, sweets, jewelry, and so on. Most importantly, always keep some money aside for emergency purchases (read fuchka)!