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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

  When it comes to being budget-savvy, the one thing I try to stress MOST is that it’s not about being cheap – it’s about being SMART. Just take a look at the definition of the word, in its three usages: sav•vy noun: practical understanding or knowledge of something; intelligence; common sense verb: to know, comprehend […]

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As a guest, it can sometimes be difficult to decide what to wear to a winter wedding. There are SO many different things to consider when you are trying to make your decision: from the formality of the event, to the weather, to the location. All of these factors can be used to help you […]

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vintage inspired wedding

I just know you will love this vintage inspired wedding! This couple created a gorgeous day on a tight budget and the details seem SO fun! I love that they used vintage furniture in their wedding photos and the fact that they created a DIY photobooth! It looks so fantastic and fun! And how adorable […]

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Here at BSB my goal is to provide you with resources and ideas to help you have a frugally fabulous wedding- and being good with your wedding budget starts with being good with your day-to-day finances as well. This is why our partnership with LearnVest is such a perfect marriage! They have so much incredible […]

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  Happy Friday lovelies!! I’m traveling this week for a conference but I wanted to share these quick links with you!   TLC is now casting for several wedding-related shows on their network, and they are looking for brides like you! Check out their website for information on their programs and casting.    Our friends […]

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One thing that I absolutely LOVE is when you spy some super cool socks on the groom + groomsmen at a wedding. Maybe I’m partial because I had our guys wear fun socks for our wedding… I mean, how could you not love this shot? Here’s a few more pictures of groomsmen socks from some […]

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        These days it seems like most couples are already established adults and professionals by the time they get down the aisle- so more often than not their cabinets are already stocked with all the items they need for their homes. When combining households and moving in with their new spouse many […]

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    I think you’ll all agree, one of the most fun parts of wedding planning is registering for gifts! It’s like walking around your favorite stores and bringing your wildest dreams to life without spending a dime! Of course here at BSB, we try to approach all aspects of wedding planning from a budget […]

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You’re not going to want to miss this lovely lakeside wedding today! Time and time again some of the most gorgeous weddings we’ve featured have this thing in common: they used a FREE venue. It can save you so so so much and free up a huge portion of your wedding budget to go towards […]

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  Over the last few weeks The Budget Savvy Bride has quite an increase in views and that can only mean one thing- a new wave of recently engaged brides have discovered our site! I’d like to take a minute to say welcome to The Budget Savvy Bride! No doubt if you’re here, you’re more […]

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sheath chiffon wedding dress

  Complement the relaxed vibe of a beach or outdoor wedding with cheap destination wedding dresses from Lightinthebox.com – it’s the budget savvy online destination for bridal and special occasion dresses – they sell quality, trendy wedding dresses at up to 80% off! The dresses from Light In the Box offer some amazing details: intricate hand beading, […]

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Hey gals! I decided that now would be a great time to share with you an AWESOME option for creating free wedding websites!! Sure, there are tons of options out there with incredible features, social integration, and more– but this one is FREE and still has all the basic features you’ll need to inform your […]

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