Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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Such a cute rustic navy wedding to share with you today! I love the country feel and the details! The couple saved in a big way by using the property of a close friend – therefore not having to pay for an expensive venue. I’d say this is one of the top ways to save […]

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    Versatility is KEY when it comes to being budget savvy – especially when you’re talking about clothing!! The more times or ways you can wear something, the more you get for your money, right? Well, I’ve rounded up a few of my favorite pieces that will make your wardrobe instantly more versatile. I […]

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Dear Jessica, Do you have any tips for finding wedding accommodation deals? I’d like to be able to get group hotel discounts for our out-of-town guests and was wondering if you had any advice on that. Thanks!   Jeff   Dear Jeff, Thanks for your question! It’s so nice of you to be concerned with getting […]

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I think we all can agree, what every budget savvy bride wants is an amazing dress at an even more amazing price. It can be overwhelming when perusing bridal magazines or visiting your local wedding boutiques, so I love to share when I find designers that offer gorgeous styles at budget friendly prices! One I’ve […]

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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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