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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

Tonight I am honored to be attending a Special Preview Party for Wedding 101, a wedding-planning resource center opening in The Factory at Franklin. Wedding 101 officially opens this Saturday, August 15th, but I was invited to come to the preview party for some behind-the-scenes insight. Wedding 101 is a concept that’s taken off in […]

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These are just some random pics from the last days of our honeymoon. By that point I had lost interest in taking many photos so I didn’t take any the last full day we were there. We spent a little too much time at the swim up bar, if you know what i’m saying. When […]

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  I am excited to host another wonderful giveaway this week! I definitely wanted to help get the word out about this wonderful company. This week’s giveaway is sponsored by Sseko Designs. Sseko Designs is a company that partners with a school in Kampala, Uganda to employ recent high school graduates to make beautiful sandals […]

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Last week I was contacted by a reporter at the Tennessean to give an interview about our wedding. It was so fun chatting with her and reliving our wedding planning and engagement experience. Today our wedding is the Tennessean Wedding of the Week in the Life section. Check it out if you’re in the Nashville […]

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image from here Today we are going to meet with a friend’s dad who works in home loans to find out how much we qualify for. I know what we can afford and what we qualify for are two different things, so skip the lecture. Truth is, I am very scared that we will not […]

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Back when I was searching for wedding items on the cheap, I came across this site that sells cloth napkins in basically every shade you can imagine. For cheap. .83 cents apiece if you’re ordering over 72 napkins. I thought it seemed like a good deal, and a great way to add that extra POP […]

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I starred this in my Google reader many moons ago, but never shared it. How cute are these? I know they look like adorable antique milk bottles… but would you believe that they are just Starbucks Frappucino bottle spraypainted white? Talk about easy, budget friendly, and green! Don’t throw them away, use them to decorate! […]

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Have you ladies heard of Ebates? Talk about cash in your pocket! So basically, Ebates is a site that gives you cash back on purchases you make online from their affiliate sellers. Their sellers include many places you’re likely to shop already- Target, Macy’s, Ebay, Jcrew, Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers, Gap.com, Kodak Easy Share Gallery, […]

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Marie-éve has been a long time reader of my blog. Pretty sure she was one of my first ‘regulars.’ So I was super thrilled when she submitted her wedding for the BS-WOW. Marie-éve’s wedding was personal and beautiful without breaking the bank- you’ll be amazed when you see her total. Her color scheme (which I […]

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So I realized that I never finished my honeymoon recap. I got too wrapped up in wedding recap as soon as I got those pics back! haha. So I suppose better late than never, right? These pics are from our one and only excursion outside our resort. We decided to do a mountain zipline. This […]

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  BravoBride is an online marketplace where brides, newlyweds and bridal shops or other vendors can buy and sell new and pre-owned wedding items! They just launched a new boutique section for wedding vendors to sell their items too, read more about that below. You can find just about anything on BravoBride, from designer wedding […]

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