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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding has become quite the spectacle to watch unfold. As the big day approaches, it's only natural to wonder just how much money the event (that's piqued the interest of millions across the world) will cost. From the flowers and the cake to carriage rides and food trucks, there's a lot to keep track of. Luckily, UK-based wedding planning site Bride Book has taken the liberty of tallying up exactly what they believe the royal wedding will cost.
According to their estimates, the grand total comes out to about 32 million pounds. That's roughly 43 million U.S. dollars. Using an analysis of over 17,000 weddings and a review of more than 70,000 wedding industry suppliers' price estimates, Bride Book determined how much each aspect of the royal wedding can be expected to cost.
Here's how it all breaks down.
Photo and Video: £17,000
Decorations and Production: £130,000
Wedding Rings: £6000
Bridesmaids Outfits: £5000
Flower Girl and Page Boy Outfits: £1698
Church Fees: £175
Hair and Makeup: £10,000
Wedding Favors: £3000
Head to Bride Book to learn more details about how much it really costs to throw a wedding for a royal couple, and then shop some of our favorite registry essentials.
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