Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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There’s just something about fall weddings… the rich colors just get me! The whimsical details from this wedding make me swoon- the pumpkins, the perfect plum pumps, the topsy turvy cake, and the curly monkey tails in the bouquets- all gorgeous- and captured perfectly by the ever-so-talented Kelli Nicole. I hope you all love these […]

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I’m all for the printed page. I nearly did my senior thesis project on the fact that I thought magazines would stand the test of time even in our ever-increasing digital society. There’s just something so magical and personal about holding a magazine in your hands and turning it’s pages… I LOVE magazines. At one […]

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For any Nashville bride still in search of a venue, here’s a great opportunity to go check out one of Williamson County’s most beautiful venues! CJ’s Off the Square is having an Open House on Saturday, February 27 from 3-6pm! Hosted by Williamson County Weddings & Events At the CJ’s Off the Square Open House, […]

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You all know how much I love me some RetailMeNot.com- I used their site for coupon codes and discounts COUNTLESS times in our wedding planning! I continue to search their site for deals on everyday online purchases as well. Why not save a little money? In conjunction with Ebates, I mean, you just can’t go […]

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If you are reading this post in a reader, click on over to check out our new look! The new and improved BSB! After spending countless hours studying HTML code, CSS, and fiddling with our servers, domains, etc, I am proud to finally share our new look! It’s not a drastic change, but overall I […]

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Where did you get married? The Griffin House Bed and Breakfast in Warrensburg, New York. Their restaurant, called Grace’s, was the site of our reception. The grounds were gorgeous and full of flowers, so we chose to have the ceremony outside near their guest house. What was your budget? Our budget was around $5000, and […]

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 Hope you guys love this very lovely autumnal themed wedding! Lots of handmade and crafty details, and a bride in a short dress! LOVE! xoxo – Jessica Stephanie + Aaron The Wherehouse  |  Holyoke, MA   What was your budget? Approximately $5000 for 80 people   What was the biggest thing you did to save money? […]

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I’m so excited to share this incredibly beautiful destination wedding with you. Doesn’t it just look like a dream? All the sunshine makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside, and the whole vibe is just relaxed and full of love. I just about melted when I saw these images and I hope you enjoy them […]

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Last Friday morning, I was enjoying a bowl of cereal on the couch when E came down and informed me that we had no hot water. He’d just taken an icy cold shower. Now, the thought of a cold shower pretty much makes my skin crawl. E says that my showers are almost nuclear temperatures, […]

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Tosha and Will’s adorable wedding has already graced the screen over at Style Me Pretty, so you know it’s full of eye candy. Tosha was a long-time reader of my blog and I even created her programs for her special day, so I am thrilled to share it with you! They included tons of special […]

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Since the most common question I get is about my wedding shoes, which have been out of production for over a year, I decided that maybe a shoe post was in order. Even now, over 8 months post wedding, I get emails weekly about those shoes!! It cracks me up! So, during my sick time, […]

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