But as every woman knows, a beautiful necklace or sparkling earrings will go a long way to making you feel like a million dollars on your big day.
Justifying splurging on decorative extras in these difficult financial times is harder than ever before, so it is all the more important for savvy brides-to-be find some great deals on accessories that won't blow the budget.
Step in top jeweller Susannah Lovis who is offering an irresistible way for you to look like a screen star at your wedding, without the big price tag.
Customers who pick up an engagement ring from Susannah's vintage or modern range will be able to hire out a beautiful piece of jewellery to wear on their big day - for free.
So whether it is a bracelet, a brooch, a tiara or a pendant, the London-based jeweller will help to ensure all eyes are on you.
For more information check out Susannah's website or visit her Burlington Arcade store in London's Mayfair.