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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

Today is the last day to vote for the Budget Savvy Bride contest on Project Wedding. Click here to vote! I’m the Bride from Tennessee! I’m not sure when the contest ends but I am WAYYYYY down so I would appreciate your votes! Spread the word if you so choose! You can vote once a […]

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There is no rule saying that you have to drive away on your wedding night in a limo or a rental car… no matter what the WIC says. E & I were happy to drive off in his old Saturn with extra money in our pockets. Instead though, we had one of our groomsmen’s dads […]

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Hey everyone- I just want to say a quick thank you for everyone who’s voted for me over at Project Wedding’s ‘Budget Savvy Bride’ contest. If you’ve been following me on twitter or you’re friends with me on Facebook, I know the reminders have been getting annoying. Earlier today I was leading by over 200 […]

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I don’t know if any of you have noticed or not but I added a new page to BSB. Up at the top there are some tabs… I added a new one called ‘Our Wedding.’ I’ve been keeping a running list of everywhere our wedding has been posted or mentioned on the web… so if […]

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It all started with these beauties… the Emma Collection from Pottery Barn. We registered for them, and we got all the pieces we wanted. Yay! I love the dots… they’re just darling. My obsession with dots continued into the Wilton Armetale serving pieces I registered for at Bed Bath & Beyond. This pattern is called […]

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My friend Maris was in pretty much ALL of my classes in college. We were both graphic design majors so that was a given. My friend Todd and I used to call Maris, ‘our model friend,’ because she’s pretty much gorgeous. Even in sweat pants and old UT house shoes after chugging RedBulls to stay […]

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After dancing with my new hubby, I danced with my daddy. We danced to John Mayer’s ‘Daughters’ I can’t look at these pictures without tearing up… Chris and Adrienne did such a great job capturing every emotion of the day. From my laughs to my ugly cry- haha. My dad’s not one to enjoy being […]

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E & I danced to ‘Thank You’ by Led Zeppelin for our first dance… for those of you wondering. Kinda strange, huh? Well the lyrics are beautiful… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7gMePDTOPM] “If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you. If the mountains should crumble to the sea, there would still be you and me. […]

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I’m a finalist in the Project Wedding ‘Budget Savvy Bride’ contest! Please help me out by voting- I think you can vote once a day! Our entry is titled ‘The Bride from Tennessee’ if you want to vote for me!! Contest ends Monday, June 22! Click here to vote!!!

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Sorry I didn’t have a post for you this morning… E and I were driving the 7 hour trek back from our visit to the Carolinas today and I forgot to schedule something ahead of time. I know it’s super lame…especially after all the wonderful comments and emails I got over the weekend regarding what […]

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