Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

With wedding season just around the corner it’s safe to say that bachelorette party season is in full swing! So I thought I’d share a post with some of my favorite (and least risqué …) items for bachelorette parties! I’m personally not a huge fan of getting all raunchy and making the bride wear or […]

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Happy Thursday friends! I’m popping back up today with another post to bring you this super sale alert!! This is a momentous occasion, y’all – one of our favorite paper providers, Tiny Prints is celebrating their 10th birthday!! Amazing!! In celebration they’re offering 30% OFF pretty much everything* on their site.  There has literally never been […]

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So thrilled to share this lovely inspiration shoot today! I don’t often accept styled shoots on The Budget Savvy Bride, because often times they seem way too perfect, unattainable, and out of reach for our readers. This submission received a warm welcome to my inbox because it breaks the mold of a typical styled shoot! […]

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Such a fun wedding to share with y’all today! This lovely rustic chic wedding features some of the most budget savvy details ever! I LOVE that the bride upcycled old tin cans with spraypaint, twine and lace– who knew that what some people would consider ‘trash’ could look so fabulous as a wedding centerpiece?! Now […]

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Today I just wanted to share a quick post with you of some of the best books I’ve found for brides on a budget! Of course, there’s TONS of information and inspiration available on the internet (like this here blog, ya know!) but sometimes you just want a physical book – something you can hold […]

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Dean + Catherine November 2, 2013 Litchfield Park, Arizona   |   Rose Park What was your wedding budget? Our rough estimate on total costs were $5,000 Dress $100 Venue $350 Insurance $360 (venue required $1mil insurance policy) Catering $1200 (including rehearsal dinner) Photographer $590 Tables and Chairs $250 Rental Truck (For tables, chairs, ice […]

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  Starting a new series here on The Budget Savvy Bride called Ask Jessica! Feel free to submit your questions and I will do my best to get you the answers, resources, or advice you’re looking for! This series was inspired by some questions I’ve received via email from readers, so I thought this was […]

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     If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect dress and trying to navigate your way through a sea of wedding gowns, allow me to introduce you to a standout designer. Impression Bridal has a gorgeous collection of fashion-forward bridal gowns with some really amazing qualities that make them stand out from the […]

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As someone who’s spent much of my life being a curvy girl, I can tell you first hand how frustrating it can be to find clothes that fit properly and that I feel good in. Proportions never seem to be right from any brand. It was extra frustrating when I was looking for my wedding […]

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Boy howdy, do I have an EXCITING giveaway for you gals today!!! I’ve been working my budget savvy powers over the last few weeks to pull together a big fantastic giveaway of some of my FAVORITE products for weddings! I think it’ll blow y’all away!! This giveaway is also a way for us here at […]

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I’ve got quite a lovely wedding for you today! This couple had their ceremony in a church and their reception at a Vineyard. Average Vineyard weddings cost upwards of $30k or more, but Jason and Jessica managed to bring their total in at around $17,000. I love all the wine and vineyard related details included […]

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