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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

***   How do I love Wedding Paper Divas collection of wedding invites and other paper goods? Let me count the ways!! Premium quality papers – they use the good stuff! Amazing designs in a plethora of styles so you can find the perfect invite for your day! Fab designer collaborations with the likes of  BHLDN and Claire Pettibone! […]

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So excited to share this sweet vineyard wedding with you all today! The bride did tons and tons of DIY and it added so much character and personalization to their big day. If you give yourself time and do things yourself you can save lots of money. The venue definitely takes center focus at this […]

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Charming decorations. Fantastic cakes. Elegant hairstyles. Breathtaking venues. In the pre-Internet days, brides pasted magazine clippings in a notebook, consulted library books, and took notes at friends’ weddings for inspiration. Today’s bride has unlimited possibilities because of idea-warehouses like Pinterest. However, it can be overwhelming. Perhaps you’ll see yourself in one of these five brides. […]

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Happy FRIDAY Lovelies! I’ve got some fun news, we are opening applications for a new group of Bride Bloggers to share their budget weddings here on BSB! We are looking for five to seven budget savvy brides who are currently planning their weddings to blog and share their experiences, tips, and DIY projects with the community here at […]

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I just know you’ll love this sweet, crafty wedding from Florida! I absolutely adore the baby’s breath bouquets and the crafty details. I love it when couples take a practical approach to planning their big day and keep their heads on straight when it comes to spending. I’m a sucker for burlap, doilies, lace and […]

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One wedding trend that I’m 100% behind is a candy buffet. Not only does it add a whimsical flair to your wedding decor, but it also doubles as a perfect favor for your guests. However, thanks to Pinterest inspiration it is SO easy to go overboard (and over budget) on the tasty treats for your […]

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  Dear Jessica,   I want my fiancé and I to write our own wedding vows. But he isn’t exactly the emotionally expressive type. Do you have any tips or resources you could share to help with wedding vows for him? -Ashley in CO     Hi Ashley!   Thanks for the question! I think […]

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    The Wedding Paper Divas  team recently hosted a luncheon in San Francisco in celebration of their new Spring/Summer collection.  Captured by Delbarr Moradi and styled by Rebekah of A&B Creative, the event was all about showing off the new invitation designs from Wedding Paper Divas, including their beautiful foil collection, and designs from exciting new partners BHLDN and Claire Pettibone. The […]

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  Happy Thursday, loves! I just wanted to pop in today to share some very exciting news from Paperless Post and Kelly Wearstler.   In case you’re not familiar, Kelly is an interior designer with a highly coveted aesthetic. She’s best known for unexpected, bold chic design. I’m absolutely OBSESSED with her use of texture, patterns, and colors – specifically […]

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I love this simple and sweet baby blue wedding – the couple kept their guest list incredibly intimate which saved them tons of money. Courtney shared some great words of wisdom for planning your wedding with a budget in mind. I especially love how she incorporated an heirloom into her day– check out her favorite […]

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      I absolutely LOVE Tiny Prints for Personalized Stationery and Thank You notes!! The design above, Extending Thanks would be the perfect way to thank your guests for their generous gifts and for attending your wedding celebrations.   Tiny Prints is running a huge sitewide sale that ends TONIGHT at 11:59 pm (PT)! […]

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