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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

Friday I met with the adorable and funny Amy Lynn Larwig for a makeup trial. Amy Lynn stumbled across my blog one day and left me a comment referring me to Dena at A Special Touch for custom wedding dresses right in my home town! I am so glad she did because now obviously I’m […]

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In case any of you have wandered upon the imposters while Googling or searching for wedding inspiration on the cheap, I would just like to take this opportunity to announce that I am in NO WAY affiliated with any other sites with the words Budget Savvy Bride in their title. Way back in the humble […]

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I stumbled across this blog today via the ever-fab Inspired Goodness and boy, was I ever enamored! Look at how lovely and sweet these little heart pins are… I’m thinking wedding favors! So adorable! And the pics are just so pretty. I mean, the non-matchy colors had me right from the start. With all this […]

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Thanks for all your sweet comments, birthday wishes, twitters, and facebook messages yesterday. I had a great birthday!!! I got a portable external harddrive which I am so pumped up for- i can take my important docs on the go! The fam took me to Pei Wei (think fast-casual P.F.Chang’s) and I got to enjoy […]

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Hello my lovelies! I could not be happier to share this with you today. Let’s just say I’m feeling generous. Today is a wonderful day because: A: I have pics of my wedding dress (in rough form) to show you B: I am giving away a prize to my 1000th commenter! AND C: It’s my […]

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So I’m working with Dena Bathgate of A Special Touch in Murfreesboro on my wedding dress and my bridesmaids dresses. I went by her shop on Wednesday for my first fitting (which didn’t happen- apparently there is another girl in town who is getting her dress from AST who has my exact same name… weird). […]

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Julianne Smith contacted me a while back and offered to send me one of her beautiful garters to wear on my wedding day. I was so excited! She makes absolutely fabulous products that have been recognized by BRIDES.com and featured many of your favorite wedding blogs. I looked at all the examples of her products […]

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Wayyyyy back when, I posted this post about fabulous photographer EvokeNC who was generously giving away free wedding photography. Well, it just so happens that Ashley came across my blog for the first time that day. She saw the info about the contest and decided to take a chance and enter. Ashley and her fiancé […]

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Today is the big day- I am ready to witness history and the beginning of positive changes in our country. Congratulations to our 44th President, Barack Obama, on this momentous day in the history of the United States!

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Hello! Hope everyone’s having a happy Monday. I just got back from Atlanta where Tara and I attended the Southern Weddings Magazine launch party last night! It was SUCH an awesome night and I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to go! I got to meet so many wonderful people whose blogs and […]

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Deciding to go was kind of spur-of-the-moment, but I’m heading down to Atlanta today with my DOC, Tara Milam, to go to the Southern Weddings Magazine Launch Party! I’m so excited to meet all the fabulous wedding professionals and bloggers who will be there, along with the ladies of SW Mag! I feel like such […]

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