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

Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

I know I don’t get personal here on BSB too much anymore, but today calls for a little love! Today is my parents’ 30th Wedding Anniversary! In this day and age, it seems to be a rare thing for marriages to last that long. I’m so thankful to have parents who’ve given me an example […]

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Happy Friday, lovelies!! Sharing some of the best wedding deals of the week– this weekend there are some amazing sales going on– so if you haven’t blown your budget on Christmas gifts yet, I highly suggest checking out these deals from our partners! Shopping with our partners and affiliates helps keep this blog in operation. […]

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  Over the years, I’ve not been invited to any black tie affairs, but the occasional wedding or event will require nicer attire then I currently keep on rotation in my closet. In these moments I’m faced with the budget savvy gal’s dilemma… do I splurge on an expensive dress I’ll likely only wear once? […]

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Such a fun, colorful and delightfully savvy wedding to share with you today! This wedding is chock full of lovely details from all the chalkboard wedding signs to the mismatched bridesmaids dresses! Every detail is personal and integrated seamlessly into the decor to make a beautiful handcrafted DIY day! I just know you’ll love it! […]

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Welcome to The Budget Savvy Bride! I’m Jessica, The Budget Savvy Bride™! My goal is to help you plan a beautiful wedding that won’t break the bank by sharing inspiration, ideas and projects to save you money! Check out our Real Weddings section where you can browse by budget or location, and our collection of […]

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simple wedding centerpiece

I always love when our readers submit their own weddings to share with other brides! It’s like they are passing the torch to new brides by sharing the fruits of their budget savvy-ness. Love the crafty details in this vintage budget wedding and I’m sure you will, too! Strands of pearls and milk glass as […]

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 Alright ladies! Hope you had a wonderful holiday yesterday and enjoyed spending time with loved ones. As you know, it’s Black Friday so for the occasion I’ve rounded up some of the best Black Friday wedding deals from around the web for you! (I may add to this list as the day rolls on.) Don’t […]

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We here at BSB are taking a day off to do what matters most: spending time with family and being thankful for the many blessings in our lives. E & I are happy to be back home in Nashville to see our families for the first time in many months. (I want to treasure these […]

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pink ombre wedding dress

This week’s wedding of the week is a little different in that the bride was not super detailed in her budget keeping. However, she did quite a bit herself to save where she could and the details in this wedding are so amazing (and re-creatable) that I felt that I couldn’t NOT feature it. Once […]

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pink rose wedding bouquet

  Happy Sunday! I hope you enjoy this simply savvy pink wedding! The pale pink color scheme is perfect for the week of Valentine’s Day! The couple saved a bundle by choosing an off-peak wedding date and by keeping things simple, but the end result is still lovely. Hope you enjoy the bride’s helpful advice. […]

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  Happy Friday Lovelies! It’s been another super fun week here at BSB! I know I have been loving the wisdom that our current batch of bride bloggers have been sharing– I’m telling you these savvy gals know what’s up! I’ve learned alot from them :)    One of the fun things I did this […]

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Must-Have items for your wedding registry

As we head into prime gift purchasing time of year, I thought what better to share than the best items to add to your wedding gift registry! I popped over to do some online browsing at my favorite store, Target, and picked out some of my favorite must-haves for your newlywed kitchen. Keep in mind, […]

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