Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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ribbon wedding altar

SO excited about this adorable colorful spring wedding I have to share with you today! I’m absolutely in love with the multicolored bridesmaids dresses, the amazing ribbon altar backdrop, and all the other adorable details. The couple was able to pull the wedding together for an amazing price as well! I know you will love […]

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When planning a wedding, there’s a lot to know in terms of etiquette – and when it comes to money things can get pretty dicey. I recently chatted with Lizzie Post, great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post – and she shared some advice with me on behalf of the The Emily Post Institute – the go-to resource for […]

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You guys. This wedding is FANTASTIC. Not only because it is beautiful, but because it encompasses everything that we at The Budget Savvy Bride stand for. The words from the bride with her submission say it all:  Not many people get married on a cliff… it creates a whole new meaning to the term “Taking the […]

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  Many of you might already know Cris, either from her posts here on The Budget Savvy Bride or from her own blog Kiss My Tulle. During her wedding planning, her father became very ill and Cris thought it was important to have a wedding ceremony that her father could attend in case he didn’t […]

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Welcome to part 2 of my Los Cabos recap! (Read part 1 here.) Excited to share these gorgeous images (by my fabulously talented friend / travel companion Mikkel Paige) and information about the remainder of our stay in Cabo. It was so nice to visit two different resorts to get a well-rounded taste of Los Cabos. Each resort had […]

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So excited to share this post with you all today! I had the amazing opportunity to take a press trip to visit Los Cabos, Mexico last month to tour two incredible properties that have tons to offer budget savvy brides- whether you’re planning a destination wedding or a fabulous honeymoon. I invited my talented photographer friend Mikkel Paige along to […]

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Dear Jessica… One of our friends recommended my fiancé and I make a wedding website to share the news about our big day. But I don’t know anything about technology. Can you recommend any wedding website examples? -Lara in Kentucky   Hi Lara, Thanks for the question! Nowadays, it’s more popular than ever to create a […]

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Mushy Post Alert!! I just had to take a moment to say HOORAY because today is my five year wedding anniversary!! It’s honestly hard for me to wrap my brain around the fact that we’ve already been married for five years. In some ways it feels like a lifetime ago and in other ways it […]

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***   How do I love Wedding Paper Divas collection of wedding invites and other paper goods? Let me count the ways!! Premium quality papers – they use the good stuff! Amazing designs in a plethora of styles so you can find the perfect invite for your day! Fab designer collaborations with the likes of  BHLDN and Claire Pettibone! […]

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vineyard wedding photos

So excited to share this sweet vineyard wedding with you all today! The bride did tons and tons of DIY and it added so much character and personalization to their big day. If you give yourself time and do things yourself you can save lots of money. The venue definitely takes center focus at this […]

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Charming decorations. Fantastic cakes. Elegant hairstyles. Breathtaking venues. In the pre-Internet days, brides pasted magazine clippings in a notebook, consulted library books, and took notes at friends’ weddings for inspiration. Today’s bride has unlimited possibilities because of idea-warehouses like Pinterest. However, it can be overwhelming. Perhaps you’ll see yourself in one of these five brides. […]

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