Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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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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I’ve got another lovely feature for you all today! Tandra and Eric planned their budget savvy DIY Backyard Wedding at the bride’s parent’s home, while undergoing a huge home renovation project! Quite ambitious, I’d say! They managed to pull it off on a modest budget of about $8,000 and hosted over 100 guests. Of course, […]

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     What a wonderful week it has been! I’m back in Nashville for Amber Housley Inspired and I got to geek out about Google Analytics and other techy stuff yesterday in my presentation I LOVE going to these conferences and getting to meet other inspiring, driven, motivated women. It warms my heart to be […]

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I know y’all are just going to LOVE this wedding as much as I do! The rustic details, the GORGEOUS flowers- this wedding is stunning! I absolutely adore the large burlap sign they made for behind the altar during the ceremony– it looks amazing! And this couple employed the help of family and friends to […]

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      Happy Friday, lovelies! I have the most wonderful news- the hubs and I found our NYC apartment!!! We are over-the-moon excited and can’t wait to see where the next year takes us in the big city! We will be moving in after I return from Nashville for the Amber Housley Inspired Workshop! […]

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I LOVE THIS WEEK’S WEDDING! I know this  DIY Neo-Traditional Wedding is wintry and a bit out of season for these hot summer months but I thought it might help cool y’all down a bit! (it’s hot as HADES in NYC so I’ll welcome even a pretend reprieve from this heat!) This couple had their reception […]

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    Hope you’ve all had an absolutely wonderful week! Nothing huge or groundbreaking to report here from BSB HQ, other than me and the hubs are getting very very close to signing a lease for our NYC apartment. It’s been a long time coming and we’ve had to jump through some extra hoops but […]

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It’s that time again – time for another budget savvy wedding! This couple hosted 250 guests for $13,000 and did it with lots of adorable details. I adore the cobalt and aqua wedding color scheme and the adorable starfish details! Hope you enjoy this feature! xoxo-Jessica Taylor + Ben   June 9, 2012Wilmington, North Carolina  […]

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