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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

mismatched pink bridesmaids

Such a sweet wedding to share with you today! This pink and white barn wedding is simply stunning with all of the delicate details. Yet another savvy bride who chose to use baby’s breath to decorate her event and also included it in her bridesmaids bouquets! I am in love with the mismatched pink bridesmaids […]

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fall couples shoot in central park

Happy Friday, lovelies! It is absolutely, gorgeously fall here in NYC! Last weekend, E & I got some photos taken in Central Park to commemorate our first autumn in The Big Apple. We had such a lovely time in the park with Brandi Webb of Alexis June Weddings.  Saturday marked 4.5 years since we got […]

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Today I have a special treat for you in the form of a bridal shower inspiration shoot by some talented vendors. Events by Milk and Honey Farm is a rentals and styling company that rents items for your wedding or other special event. Jennifer created this lovely setup that would work perfectly for a bridal shower, […]

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Outdoor Wedding With Handmade Details_0021

 I just love this outdoor wedding and it is chock-full of fun details! I’m a huge fan of the very budget friendly baby’s breath bouquets and the sheet music petal cones on the aisles!I will always love the use of sparklers during the getaway! Isn’t it just so fun and romantic? The light in the […]

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How to Create a Fall Centerpiece

   Hello lovelies! It’s a gorgeous fall day in NYC and it has me dreaming of fall weddings! If you’re planning a DIY fall wedding, you are going to FLIP over this awesome tutorial from our friends at Blooms By the Box! They’ve put together a colorful fall arrangement and given us the nitty gritty […]

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beachy cake table - sandcastle wedding cake

A lovely wedding on a lovely Sunday. This crafty beach wedding was submitted to us by Studio Sequoia, and they did a wonderful job capturing the details of the day! Faith was a bride who was really into DIY, the majority of the items she had were made by either her or close family and friends- […]

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  Wedding Ring Tattoo Designs aren’t something you often read about on wedding blogs. They’re definitely not very traditional, and then there’s the permanency part. I mean, hopefully your marriage is permanent as well, but I’ve always struggled with the idea of tattoos because I’m afraid my tastes would change and I’d end up hating […]

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 Whoa. This week flew by! I worked so very hard on our Favorite Dresses Under $1500 post and then today the site experienced some heavy, heavy downtime. I am so sorry if you tried to access the site and it didn’t work for you. We are currently in the process of switching to a new […]

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favorite-wedding-dresses-under-1500

Bridal Market was *such* a whirlwind of tulle, satin and lace. It’s TOUGH out there for a small budget bride- your options when it comes to dresses can definitely be limited, so I made sure to seek out the most amazing gowns at equally amazing prices. I took special care to consider the results from […]

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Have you ever heard of Zazzle.com? They can literally personalize anything you could imagine… and what makes a wedding more personal than personalization? Amiright? Must be the Southern gal in me- I like my monograms, what can I say!? Anywho, Zazzle has a whole wedding section of their site that is full of ideas, inspiration and customizable products for just […]

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Holiday season is here, y’all and so are all the amazing DEALS! I know you’re probably busy filling your shopping carts full of gifts for your loved ones but there’s no reason why you can’t take advantage of the upcoming Black Friday / Cyber Monday / generally awesome online deals for wedding items, too! I’ll […]

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