Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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  Love this wedding from one of our dear readers, Annie! She and her new hubby had alot of help from family and friends to make their Georgia garden wedding happen- friends and family even gifted them some of their wedding services like photography and videography! This helped them keep their personal spending down, but […]

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We are taking a day off in observance of the holiday. Hope you and yours have had a wonderful holiday weekend and took advantage of some Labor Day Sales!  We’ll be back tomorrow with more budget wedding goodness :)   

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Happy Friday, lovelies! Earlier this week I spent alot of time getting our LearnVest profile filled out to being our meetings with our Financial Planner. Remember the promo they ran with us? I totally took advantage of it because with a new living and working situation I want to make sure E and I are […]

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  On the hunt for wedding accessories? You’ll definitely want to check out our friends at The Wedding Outlet – they have pretty much anything you could think of for your special day! Check out their New Arrivals here! Here’s some of my favorite items (just click on the photos to view and/or purchase!) Love […]

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Of course I love all the weddings we feature here on BSB, but this is probably one of my very favorites! I had the hardest time choosing photos for this feature because there were so many gorgeous ones– well done to the photographer, Nolen Photography! Everything from the choice to use cotton instead of flowers, the hayride […]

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  Hi friends! Wanted to share this fun story with you from my friends at New York Life and the Keep Good Going campaign because it definitely resonates with any budget savvy bride.    One of the best ways to cut costs on your wedding is to incorporate family heirlooms and ‘borrowing’ items instead of […]

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I’m back this week with a budget savvy pink and black DIY wedding for you! This one cost just $5,000! Amazing for the look and the amount of guests. I love that the bride cut out unnecessary expenses and found alternatives to flowers for their wedding to keep costs low. By doing alot of DIY […]

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A simply lovely outdoor DIY Budget Wedding shot by Jen Sinclair Photography. The couple were highschool sweethearts and found such sweet ways to pay tribute to their long history together by including personal details. They were able to pull off their special day for under $8,000! Pretty savvy! Hope you enjoy this wedding! xoxo Jessica  […]

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  Happy Friday, lovelies!! I am still getting settled in here at my new place in NYC but I am already loving it! I’ve been working in my little office space on some big projects for the coming months. Bridal Fashion Week is coming up next month and I’m looking forward to attending some of […]

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Love this formal church wedding submitted to us by the bride who is a BSB reader! Janae planned a LARGE formal church wedding (275 guests) in California for around $18,000! Gorgeous florals and decorations make this wedding very classic glamorous– a bit of a change from the mostly rustic/backyard/diy budget savvy weddings we feature here. […]

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      What a whirlwind couple of weeks I’ve had. I am feeling inspired and excited after attending and speaking at Amber Housley Inspired last week. It dawned on me that at the first AH Inspired in early 2012, I told one of the attendees, Stephanie Creekmur that I had always wanted to move […]

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