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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

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I just LOVE this purple backyard wedding I have for you today! This couple planned their big day on a $10k budget, allocating nearly HALF their total budget to their wedding photographers, Two Sticks Studios, who did a phenomenal job capturing all the elements of their wedding day. I love when couples prioritize their budget and find ways […]

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  This post is part of a recurring series here on BSB – we share a wedding budget tip every Tuesday to help you save money on your wedding! You can also see past posts at this wedding budget tips page for your convenience and future reference.   Wedding Budget Tip #3: Choose a wedding date during off-peak seasons. […]

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  Our friends at Download and Print are running a super cool contest! Enter to win a 10-piece custom wedding invitation template suite designed by Anna Skye from Download and Print inspired by YOUR style.  All you have to do is create a Pinterest board and pin what you LOVE to inspire invitations that you LOVE! This […]

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Happy Friday, y’all! I’m back here sharing another roundup of weekly wedding deals! But first I just wanted to share a quick update on the state of things around here at BSB. I’ve been working away for months and months on a site redesign and I’m hopeful to have it completed before the holidays. You […]

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One of our most popular (and most commented on) posts is about a free wedding dress that was given away by one of our readers in 2011. Brides from all over the country leave comments on this post regularly looking for free wedding dresses because they are burdened by financial hardships and are unable to […]

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Shop for a Cause   I think we all know someone who has been affected by Breast Cancer in their lives. Breast Cancer Awareness month is extra personal to me as I’ve had several friends who’ve fought this disease. Luckily for them, they won – but it’s a terrifying thing to be faced with, and […]

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So excited to share this post in our wedding inspiration series with our partners at Minted! To recap: each month we’ll be sharing some custom wedding inspiration along with some of our favorite wedding invitation options from Minted that coordinate with that month’s theme. The great thing about Minted is that their selection of invitation designs is fab AND available at a […]

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I just love this sweet yellow and grey wedding! I love how this couple got savvy to save up the funds they needed to pay for their wedding. They really made sacrifices in order to put enough money away to create their dream wedding! I encourage all of you to find ways to save money […]

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This post is part of a recurring series here on BSB – we share a wedding budget tip every Tuesday to help you save money on your wedding! You can also see past posts at this wedding budget tips page for your convenience and future reference. Wedding Budget Tip #2: Cut the guest list. The biggest way you can […]

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When designing your wedding flowers’ centerpiece arrangements, the main focus is — of course — how they look. However, we are finding that more and more brides are considering what happens to the flowers after the wedding, thanks to a shift towards eco-friendliness and being less wasteful. Many budget brides are opting to use fresh flowers […]

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