Jessica Bishop, Founder of The Budget Savvy Bride
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Savvy Articles by: Jessica Bishop

Dear Wedding Gods, This photo by the ever-fabulous creator of extraordinary images, Jessica Claire (yes, I kind of love her) may or may not be the sole reason that I want to have paper parasols for me and my maids. This bride and her maids used them to dance to… what else… that infectious summer […]

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I came across the amazingness that is David Stark through many various blogs across the interwed. He has created some fabulous things for events of all kinds, you should really check out his website, you won’t be disappointed. Anyway, there is a principal of design that basically is taking something simple and replicating it into […]

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I’ve been meaning to post about this, the lovely Dana of Jumping the Broom has given me a Brilliante Weblog Award!!! Thanks so much Dana for the recognition… so sweet of you! It really means alot to me that anyone out there enjoys my blog considering the amount of inane ramblings it contains. There are […]

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Yesterday I went to Hobby Lobby (another store I could spend countless hours in and thousands of dollars if I had it to spend) on my lunch break. I went looking just for funsies… and I ended up finding some styrofoam balls for cheaper than I had seen them anywhere else. Most everywhere I’ve looked, […]

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Photos from Stephanie James Couture I would pretty much give BOTH of my baby toes to wear one of these pieces of vintage-inspired amazingness on my wedding day. I hear you all saying ‘pinky toes? big deal…’ but they are an integral part of your balance and ability to stand up without falling over thankyouverymuch. […]

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Photo by Josh McCullock An empty picture frame could make a fun prop for a photo booth… as evidenced here by this couple whose rockin’ wedding was captured by the oh-so-talented Josh McCullock. Love it! Now, where to find one…

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So this weekend my lovely sister, K came with me to try on some dresses. Last week, I received one of the many spam emails I receive each week from David’s Bridal, but this one was advertising their $99 gown sale. $99 for a wedding dress? Too good to be true. Gotta be absolute crap […]

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So pretty much in any given week I download hundreds of images. Images from photographers, random websites I’ve found through Google, or other wedding blogs. I’m addicted to wedding p*rn, and I’m a packrat- I just can’t let these images go! So I thought I’d share with you some random pieces that I’ve found over […]

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Looky looky what just came to my inbox! 50% off photobooks from MyPublisher.com! For all of you lovely ladies planning to do a photo guest book like me, this coupon could not have come at a better time! I can’t wait to shoot our engagement pics so I can get started on our book!!

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It might be the graphic designer in me, but I just LOVE letters. I love how they’re all so different and unique- typography was my absolutely favorite class in college. I really love seeing how people have used letters to decorate their home or to add special flair on their wedding day. Here’s some of […]

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So many moons ago I came across this wedding shot by the ever-fabulous Jessica Claire, and I couldn’t help but love the concept. They used some kind of blanket to make palettes on the ground on which the guests could sit, instead of renting an ungodly number of chairs. Let’s be honest, it can get […]

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