Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
The Budget Savvy Bride

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

So I think I’ve finally found dishes that I love! Let me know what you think! These are the Emma Collection from Pottery Barn… and they are so adorable, simple, and classy. I love the beading detail around the rim of all the pieces! Two of our friends have these same dishes, and there are […]

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Thank Goodness for Google Calendar, because if I hadn’t given myself the reminder, I just might have forgotten to post the winner of my first contest! Thanks for all who commented to enter! Our lucky winner, as decided by Random.org random integer generator, is comment #22 by Elana! “If I was having a destination wedding, […]

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I just wanted to thank you all for your kind words of encouragement… I truly appreciate it. It’s been an interesting couple of days. But honestly, it’s okay, I’m okay, and it’s all going to be oooooookay. I was pretty shocked, so much so that I didn’t really have the energy to cry or get […]

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I just wanted to share with you a great new resource for brides who want to have eco-friendly weddings! The Everything Green Wedding Book is a wealth of information and ideas on how to keep your wedding from being harmful to the environment or wasteful. We all know that we should take better care of […]

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all photos by moi. I could take pics of shoes all day. Le sigh… Bought some alphabet stickers (that just happened to oh-so-conveniently come in the most perfect shade of turquoise) and affixed them to the soles of my lovely turquoise wedding shoes. Total cost of project $2.50. (Not including shoes, of course.) Love it!

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Here’s a couple of pics of E & I’s Tacky Christmas sweaters we wore to the Tacky sweater party this weekend. They’re good for a laugh. Be back later with a little project I did this weekend!

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I forgot to mention that I won a contest over at The Bride’s Cafe (one of my fave blogs!) I am the lucky recipient of a custom made ringbearer pillow by Sarah Lansdale! I’m so excited to see what she comes up with! Her pillows are FABULOUS! Check out these beauties: all images from Sarah […]

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To be totally honest, I don’t have a whole lot to talk about in relation to the wedding at the moment. Maybe it’s because I’ve gotten nothing accomplished? I’ll let you in on a little secret, there are 142 days until my wedding and I haven’t booked a caterer… or made rental arrangements… or registered […]

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I am pleased to announce that I am hosting my first contest! Wedding Paper Divas is giving a $100 gift certificate to one of my readers! If you don’t know about Wedding Paper Divas, you SHOULD! They have fabulous quality paper products such as wedding invites, save the dates, thank you notes, stationery, etc! So […]

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So E and I went to Las Vegas this weekend for a little vacay… don’t worry, we did NOT get married there! Haha. But E’s brother did! We’ve had the trip planned for about 5 months so I was so excited to finally go! We had a great time- the wedding itself was short and […]

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