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Budget Wedding Resources

The below list of vendors are all companies and brands we know and trust- you won't find a resource on this list that we haven't personally tried out- so shop with confidence! Shopping with our recommended resources helps make this site possible, so we thank you for your support of The Budget Savvy Bride!*

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ACCESSORIES

The Solemates High Heeler prevents heels from sinking into the grass and protects heels from damage on sidewalks, bricks, grates, decks and cobblestones.

Plum Pretty Sugar evokes a distinctively feminine, laid-back freshness that encourages an effortless and relaxed way of living. The clothing and accessory line features beautiful silhouettes in whisper-soft fabrics in enchanting patterns and garden-inspired palettes.

Etsy is a website focused on selling handmade or vintage items and supplies, as well as unique factory-manufactured items. Find unique decor, clothing, and gift items made my incredible artists.

Warby Parker offers boutique-quality, classically crafted sunglasses and prescription eyewear at a fraction of the price – and for every pair sold, a pair is distributed to someone in need. Grab a new pair for your big day!

Shop ModCloth for fashionable, vintage-style wedding must-haves, including dresses for bride, jewelry, accessories, shoes, & more for bride and bridesmaid.


BACHELORETTE PARTY

Never Too Hungover is a great tasting dietary supplement that helps neutralize and process the toxins caused by alcohol, perfect for after your bachelorette party or wedding reception.

Shop and save on arts and crafts, custom framing, home decor, wedding items, & seasonal products online or at a Michaels store near you!

Bachelorette.com offers the world's widest selection of bachelorette party items, many of which can only be purchased here. Whether your party is naughty, nice, or anywhere in-between, they've got you covered.

The Color Run

The Color Run is a five-kilometer, un-timed running event series where thousands of participants are doused from head to toe in different colors at each kilometer. What a fun, unique idea for a bachelorette party!


BEAUTY

Murad skin care products, including acne treatments and Resurgence anti-aging products. Get customer product reviews, free samples and free shipping.

Handcrafted in Italy, Madison Reed professional-grade hair care products deliver salon-quality experiences at home. These hair treatments are a great way to prep your hair for your wedding.

Julep offers a collection of toxin-free nail polish, cosmetics and skin care, as well as a beauty box subscription. Their products make great gifts, for your friends or yourself!


BRIDE ATTIRE

David's Bridal

David's Bridal is the #1 choice for Budget Savvy Brides! With tons of dresses at affordable prices and hundreds of locations around the US, it's easier than ever to get the dress of your dreams on a budget!

BHLDN

BHLDN has absolutely swoon-worthy wedding dresses at prices a budget savvy bride will love! Check out their fabulous wedding dresses, accessories and more.

Shop ModCloth for fashionable, vintage-style wedding must-haves, including dresses for bride, jewelry, accessories, shoes, & more for bride and bridesmaid.

vintage urban renewal

If you are a vintage lover or just looking for that one of a kind affordable dress, let Vintage Urban Renewal make your day unique and special.

Lace & Liberty is a luxury online wedding dress brand. Their wedding gowns are all two piece designs consisting of tops, skirts and dresses, allowing for total customization.

Rent the Runway has transformed the retail industry by making the designer dress and accessory experience more accessible. Women can rent dresses for a special event or even for their wedding day.

A leader in the plus-size clothing industry, Kiyonna offers curvy women a collection of contemporary plus-size dresses and separates in sizes 0x-5x. Their bridal dresses are especially stunning.


BRIDESMAID DRESSES

Offering women the same option that men have had for decades, Vow to be Chic has designer bridesmaid and little white dress rentals for up to 85% less than you can buy at retail.

Shop ModCloth for fashionable, vintage-style wedding must-haves, including dresses for bride, jewelry, accessories, shoes, & more for bride and bridesmaid.

The Dress Spot

We love The Dress Spot for searching for dresses for just about any occasion – use their site to find dresses in an exact color! Great for mismatching bridesmaids dresses!

Finding the perfect look can be stressful, especially if your bridesmaids are on the budget. Instead, consider having your gals rent their dresses at Rent the Runway. Best of all, they're designer pieces!

Lulus.com is the online destination for chic and on-trend fashion. Their goal is to provide a curated collection of event-ready dresses – including bridesmaid dresses – and party-perfect separates for every occasion.

Azazie believes that everyone should own affordable, custom-made pieces of the highest quality that are tailored for a perfect fit. As you can imagine, because of this unique trait, Azazie's bridesmaid dresses are especially stunning.

From Dessy: the convertible dress! Change the wrap to change the look. Your bridesmaids can match or each can create her own style.

Henkaa's convertible apparel and accessories empower women of all shapes, sizes, and walks of life to do more, create more and save more. They offer many dresses, perfect for bridesmaids.

Mixing and matching bridesmaid dresses are all the rage right now. Dessy has a wide variety of mix-n-match dresses to make your wedding extra-unique.


CANDY + CANDY BUFFETS

PrintCandies.com personalized candy is customizable with your own special message, photo, or symbol on the candy. There are no hidden set-up fees; printing is included with every order.

CandyStore.com offers bulk candy at wholesale prices and flat rate shipping. Find candy by color & tips on candy buffets from the experts at CandyStore.com.

Every day is a celebration with personalized candies from My M&M'S. Perfect for gifts, party favors, wedding candy buffets, and DIY projects.

Candy.com is your go-to online store for the best candy with the best prices. If you are a candy lover at heart or looking for favors or candy buffet items for your wedding, they've got you covered.

OldTimeCandy.com offers old-fashioned and retro candy from the 1950s, 60s, 70s, 80s & today – still available after all these years. You're never too old for a childhood memory.


CRAFT SUPPLIES

The Blitsy online craft store sells discount craft supplies on products for paper crafting, needle crafts, kids, fine arts, jewelry, and so much more!

Find everything you need to create the perfect wedding jewelry for your special day at Fire Mountain Gems! Bridesmaids jewelry ideas and wedding themed supplies abound!

ConsumerCrafts is an online craft store that sells affordable art & craft supplies for jewelry making, scrapbooking, weddings, & more.

M&J Trimming carries rhinestones, ribbons, buttons, and thousands of other trimmings from around the world to provide the greatest source of trimming for your big day!

Cricut offers digital images, cartridges and cutting materials, perfect for practically any wedding project.


CRAFT + DESIGN TUTORIALS

Editing your photos is easy with PicMonkey! Add filters, frames, text, and effects to images with our free online photo editing tool!

Udemy is the world’s largest marketplace for teaching and learning. Udemy has everything from programming to yoga, marketing to guitar, photography to cake decorating, and so much more.

Discover thousands of innovative ideas for simple and creative living in the digital age with BRIT + CO. From DIY projects and recipes to gadgets and must-have apps – explore new ideas in categories including DIY, Home, Wedding, Food, Style, and Holidays

Let's make something together! Craftsy offers kits, supplies, tutorials and endless inspiration for quilting, knitting, cakes, sewing, cooking, fine art and more.

Take free live online classes taught by the world's most inspiring instructors. Join CreativeLive and start learning new creative skills today.


DEALS + COUPON SITES


DECOR

Paper Lantern Store is the target destination for quality paper lanterns and party string lights at super low prices.

Event Decor Direct is a manufacturer and distributor of professional wedding & event decor products. You'll find wedding decor items, like linens and drapery products, at wholesale prices.

The Wedding Sparkler Store has all of the sparklers and accessories that you will need to make your weddings, birthdays & holidays unforgettable.

Luna Bazaar is the leading online store for party supplies and vintage style decorations. Shop lighting, hanging decor, bohemian accents, party favors and more.

Dollar Tree carries glass centerpiece vases and candle holders, dinnerware, wine glasses, wedding favors, reception catering supplies, all for just $1 each.

DIY Uplighting offers a do-it-yourself service for creating a decorative room lighting effect at weddings, special events and parties. They work with lots of brides and grooms, and also many professionals.

Koyal Wholesale is the largest online supplier of wholesale wedding supplies, personalized wedding decorations, personalized favors, DIY wedding centerpieces, and party supplies.

Wedding Collectibles is your one stop shop for personalized wedding cake toppers, unique accessories, and more.


DESTINATION WEDDINGS

Destination Weddings

Looking for info and deals to plan the perfect budget friendly Destination Wedding? Look no further than DestinationWeddings.com! Check out their current promotions and deals on their site.


FLASH SALE SITES

At Rue La La, shop today's must-have brands for her, him, home, and more – all up to 70% off. New sales launch daily and it's always free to join.

Gilt City offers sought-after dining, beauty services, premium entertainment, cultural events, and nightlife, to everything in-between, at significantly discounted prices.


FLOWERS

FiftyFlowers.com has everything you need to DIY your wedding flowers! Visit their site to get inspired with photos from real brides who DIYed their big day blooms!

The Bouqs practice sustainable, eco-friendly flower farming, and cut only what they sell – so they don't waste 1 out of every 3 stems like some other merchants. Shop their beautiful selection for an eco-friendly alternative to traditional floral companies.

Shop BloomsByTheBox.com for the best selection, quality and cheapest flowers online, plus supplies and tutorials for DIY weddings!

Organic Bouquet has been offering sustainably grown flowers fresh from their partner farms since 2001. They expanded their product line to include eco-elegant gifts, organic chocolates, and more.


GIFTS

Jane is a new daily deal site featuring the hottest trends in fashion, gifts, and home décor at up to 80% off.

Fanatics sells officially licensed merchandise for NCAA, NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, and even NASCAR. If your groomsmen are huge sports fans, this is the perfect place to find a special gift for them.

Discover Winc wines, where incredible quality and exceptional value is always top priority. Join Winc's wine club or explore wine gift options.

A Gift Personalized offers unique personalized gifts for everyone on your list & for every occasion. Plus, personalization is always free.


GROOM + GROOMSMEN

Grab some fun and crazy socks for men, women, and kids. Happy Socks has over 150 unique and colorful designs. Consider grabbing some for your groomsmen.

Shop Ties.com's latest collection of ties, bow ties, pocket squares, tie bars, and other menswear accessories.

The Tie Bar offers premium quality neck ties, bow ties, shirts, belts, socks and more all at a great value. Find tons of options for the men and boys in your wedding party.

Shop Bonobos, home of better-fitting menswear and an easier shopping experience. Finding the right fit is the first step in creating a style all your own.

The most common fashion mistake a man makes is buying an ill-fitting suit. You will never have that problem at Charlie Wong's Hong Kong Tailors. Style, quality, and customization are their creed.


HEALTH/FITNESS

Fitbit tracks your full day’s steps, distance, and calories, inspiring you to walk more and do more. And those small changes can add up to big results, especially if you're trying to get fit for your big day.


HONEYMOON

Destination Weddings Honeymoons

If you're looking for resources to plan an amazing honeymoon, don't miss these offers from DestinationWeddings.com! They do more than weddings!

Find airfare deals, cheap flights, & money-saving tips from the experts at Airfare Watchdog. Track prices with their fare watcher alerts!

Riu has the best hotel deals and offers for Aruba, Cancun, Miami, Jamaica, Mexico, Dominican Republic, St-Martin, Mauritius, Europe and much more. Perfect for your dream honeymoon!

Hipknoties offers versatile, flattering, multi-way convertible dresses for all women, of any age and size. Made in the USA and a great option for a tropical honeymoon.

Sandals all‐inclusive resorts in Saint Lucia, Jamaica, Antigua, and the Bahamas feature gorgeous tropical settings for couples in love.

With surfboards, a ski and snowboard shop, and huge selection of boardshorts, surf clothing, wetsuits and sandals, Hansen’s has everything you need to outfit your honeymoon.


INTIMATES

Hanky Panky's lingerie and sleepwear are trend-setting provides brilliant solutions for fashion fit issues by remaining dedicated to innovative design, comfort, quality and US production.

Plum Pretty Sugar evokes a distinctively feminine, laid-back freshness that encourages an effortless and relaxed way of living. The clothing and accessory line features beautiful silhouettes in whisper-soft fabrics in enchanting patterns and garden-inspired palettes.

The Hips & Curves plus-size lingerie store is tasteful, classy, sexy and designed exclusively for gorgeous full figured women and their admirers.

Cosabella offers its shoppers expertly crafted luxury lingerie in over 40 colors. This family owned Italian company focuses on quality and comfort.

Shop The World's Sexiest Lingerie, Bras, Panties, Corsets, Babydolls, Underwear, Garters, Body Stockings and more at Frederick's of Hollywood.

Spanx's figure-enhancing creations, offered in hundreds of designs and a variety of fabrics, can be paired with nearly every ensemble for any occasion, including your wedding.


INVITATIONS + PAPER GOODS

Evite is a digital invitation and social event planning brand. Their easy-to-use invitation designs and party-planning tools handle hundreds of millions of RSVPs annually.

Buy high quality affordable card stock, envelopes, specialty paper, vellum paper, metallic cardstock, invitation cards, stationery & more at Paper and More.

Paper Source is a retailer of fine and artisanal papers, stationery, invitations, gift wrap, greeting cards, quirky gifts and a custom collection of envelopes and cards.

Wedding Paper Divas offers free design consultation, photo upload, and unique personalization tools to ensure the perfect wedding invitations.

With Invitations by David’s Bridal, you can pick the unique look that’s perfect for your personality and celebration. Customize each invitation and tie your wedding together with coordinating save the dates, menus, thank you notes, and more.

Basic Invite offers fully customizable stationery with instant online previews. Their unique and wide selection includes matching wedding invitations, matching wedding enclosure cards, save the dates, birth announcements, party invitations, holiday cards, and more.

Make wedding invitations online at Mixbook by customizing their professionally designed templates. Add your own wording to make easy, beautiful DIY wedding invitations.

Evermine provides personalized labels, custom favor tags, coasters, note cards and place cards. Everything a bride and groom need to make beautiful wedding favors.

Minted is a design marketplace that offers hundreds of unique, stylish pieces — from wedding stationery, holiday cards and birth announcements to art prints and home decor — to help you celebrate all of life's milestones.

Zazzle is a marketplace where you can customize anything from wedding invitations and t-shirts to wrapping paper and iPhone cases. You can purchase an existing product or create your own.


JEWELRY + RINGS

Blue Nile is built on a unique idea: choosing an engagement ring doesn't have to be complicated. Diamonds can be simple to understand. Making the right choice can be easy.

7 Charming Sisters is a one-of-a-kind online jewelry boutique that sells fabulous fashion jewelry with a capital “F”!

Stella & Dot is a fashion social selling company that creates flexible entrepreneurial opportunities for women. Their boutique-style jewelry and accessories line is available exclusively online and through in-home Trunk Shows by Stylists.

Etsy is a website focused on selling handmade or vintage items and supplies, as well as unique factory-manufactured items. Find unique decor, clothing, and gift items made my incredible artists.


MARRIED NAME CHANGE SERVICE


MONEY + FINANCES

LearnVest is a financial advice company that empowers everyday people to make smarter decisions with their money. Their financial planners and free tools can help organize and achieve all your financial goals


MUSIC + ENTERTAINMENT


PHOTOGRAPHY + PHOTO PRODUCTS

Create a custom wedding album that showcases the photographs from your big day with style and elegance. Mixbook wedding photo books are made to last.

Blurb photobooks feature professional printing, top-notch binding, and a range of creative customization options that customers use to make all kinds of beautiful photo books, from wedding books, cookbooks, travel books, and more.

CanvasPop prints any photo, from any resolution, at virtually any size on canvas. They specifically specialize in Instagram photo printing.

Canvas on Demand is a provider of canvas photo reproductions. They give any photograph, digital or print, the look and feel of real ‘oil on canvas’ painting.

Montage is a platform to help users tell stories through the creation of stunningly beautiful photo books. The service is designed to analyze user's photos to present them with a perfectly designed book from the start.


PLANNING TOOLS

wedsimple.com provides engaged couples with beautiful wedding websites and online planning resources, such as a guest list creator, table planner, and gift tracker.


PREMARITAL COUNSELING + MARRIAGE RESOURCES

The Reclaim Your Marriage program dives deep, into the 10 most CRUCIAL marriage topics, and helps you tackle and overcome the areas that plague your relationship.


PRINTABLE WEDDING INVITATIONS


PRINTING

CompAndSave.com specializes in quality printing cartridges, laser toner cartridges and printer accessories at a deep discount. They purchase directly from manufacturers at high volumes, locking in deep discounts.


REGISTRY

Between their selection of the best products, our useful tips and guides, and an expert team to help you along the way, you're going to love having your registry at Sur La Table.

Amazon Wedding Registry

Create your wedding registry with the most universal registry there is. Create your Amazon Wedding Registry today and add projects from anywhere on the web using the Universal Wishlist Tool!

Bed Bath & Beyond's Bridal Registry has a fantastic selection, expert consultants, and on-line wedding planning tools.

MyRegistry.com is a universal gift registry system for weddings and baby showers. Customers can add items from any store in the world as well as upload pre-existing participating store registries.

Blueprint Registry offers a more convenient and visual registry experience. Couples make a blueprint of their home and search for gifts by room, allowing them to see exactly what they want, need and desire for their new life together.


SUBSCRIPTION BOXES

FabFitFun is a seasonal beauty box with the best in beauty, fashion, wellness, and fitness delivered to your doorstep four times per year. Full-sized products and premium items worth over $100!

The Rachel Zoe Box of Style is an expertly curated selection of fashion and beauty items by Rachel Zoe and The Zoe Report editors, delivering a season of chic to your door.

Enjoy a monthly delivery of full-sized surprises with the PopSugar Must Have subscription box. With two options, you get to discover the best brands of beauty products.

Le Tote is a subscription box where members receive unlimited women's apparel and accessories every month. Members can wear everything for as long or as little as they want, purchase what they love, and send the rest back.


USED WEDDING ITEMS


WEDDING FAVORS + FAVOR PACKAGING

Koyal Wholesale is the largest online supplier of wholesale wedding supplies, personalized wedding decorations, personalized favors, DIY wedding centerpieces, and party supplies.

MyWeddingFavors offers soon-to-be-married couples a selection of unique wedding favors, bridal shower favors, bridesmaid gifts, groomsmen gifts, table décor, and wedding accessories.

Paper Mart offers discount packaging and party supplies for everyone. They stock over 26,000 items including shipping boxes, gift bags, ribbons, and tissue paper.

Gracious Bridal carries a complete line of wedding favors, wedding decorations, wedding attendant gifts and many do it yourself wedding favor items for those brides who are on a budget.

Easily create and design custom wine bottle labels for gifts, engagements, weddings, or any special occasion at Evermine. Shipping is a flat rate $2.99.

Koyal Wholesale is the largest online supplier of wholesale wedding supplies, personalized wedding decorations, personalized favors, DIY wedding centerpieces, and party supplies.

Beau-coup is one of the leading retailers of unique wedding favors, baby shower favors and party favors for all special occasions.


WEDDING WEBSITES

eWedding.com offers features such as unlimited RSVP creation and collection, text notifications of visitor activities on site, premium themes, unlimited photo uploads, custom domain names and so much more.

Appy Couple is a modern wedding website and interactive app that lets you manage and share important details of your wedding with ease and style.

Looking for a fresh and modern way to share the details of your special day? Then look no further than Wedding Paper Diva's wedding websites that match more than 40 of their bestselling wedding invitations.

 

 

 

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