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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

  I often get asked by brides and friends where to find the best prices on decor items for your wedding. Obviously, there are plenty of brick and mortar stores you can visit where you live to score cheap items. We all know about Goodwill, thrift stores, even Walmart and the Dollar Store. However, in […]

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  Hi lovelies! I hope you’ve all had a fantastic week. I just wanted to give y’all a heads up– I am STILL pouring over the applications for our new bride bloggers (per usual— always the TOUGHEST decision ever!!) So don’t fret if you haven’t heard from me just yet! This week I attempted my […]

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    Happy Friday, lovelies! I have a special treat for you all today- a DIY project from yours truly! It’s been a while since I’d flexed my creative muscles, so I was so excited when I found out I’d been chosen to take part in a craft project linkup using items from the new […]

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Happy Wednesday!! Welcome to another lovely Budget Savvy Wedding of the Week feature. This couple planned their wedding at a very low cost venue- a public park wedding and town square reception! It seems really laid back and fun- and the photographer was able to get some really fantastic and creative shots of the bride […]

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  Hope you’ve all had a lovely week! As you can probably tell, things have quieted down around here a bit at BSB. Part of that is because many of our bride bloggers are married and basking in the glow of marital bliss or are so deep in the pre-wedding trenches that they have gone […]

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Excited to share this beautiful rustic barn wedding on a budget – the wedding of our LoveWins2013 contest winners by the talented Charlie Juliet Photography! Shannon and Jordan planned a gorgeous day by using many different budget savvy tactics! They had friends and family donate services or other wedding items as gifts, such as the […]

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  7 Money Saving Tips for Your Honeymoon   If saving money on your honeymoon is a priority for you, you’re in luck. There are many ways to save money on your honeymoon so that you can have a great time without breaking the bank. Going into debt for your honeymoon is never a great […]

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Happy MONDAY lovelies! Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Fun news to start out this week: we are now accepting applications for a new group of Bride Bloggers to share their budget weddings here on BSB! We are looking for five budget savvy brides who are currently planning their weddings to blog and share […]

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I don’t know about y’all, but I’m trying to savor every last minute of this summer… so I am excited to feature a beach wedding today! Love the lighthouse- such a unique and interesting place to hold a wedding! Love that their venue fee also included accommodations for some of the guests– a huge help […]

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Make a DIY Hydrangea and Rose Bouquet Ordering wholesale flowers online and making arrangements is a great option for couples looking to save their wallet on their wedding day. Budget brides who make their wedding bouquets often rely on easy wedding flower designs that create affordable bouquets in style.   Great do-it-yourself advice is to […]

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  Holy cow, y’all. It’s SEPTEMBER. How did this happen? Hope you all had a most excellent summer… E and I returned from our vacay to the beach and are trying to settle back in to our apartment here in NYC. As we head into the fall I have to say I’m pretty excited for […]

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