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The Budget Savvy Bride

There’s one thing that we all have in common since we’re reading Budget Savvy Bride. And that is, we obviously do not have Chelsea’s no-holds-barred, sky’s-the-limit, over-the-top wedding budget. We know we wouldn’t skimp on the pomp and circumstance if our parents had pockets as deep as Hilary’s and Bill’s. Since we don’t, here are […]

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Hi, my name is Katie. My fiancé, Steven, and I met at an ugly sweater Christmas party three and half years ago. He was impressed that I had made my own sweater (a blue sweatshirt with a felt snowman and glitter snow glued on). Oddly, I think this may be a good representation of the […]

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I love this wedding for a variety of reasons– the colors, the laid-back atmosphere, the bride’s super-great advice for staying calm throughout all the details, and- of course- the budget!! Nastassia & Eion pulled off this fab wedding for less than $5k. Nastassia was the lucky winner of our earring giveaway from Especially Brides, and […]

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Hello lovelies! I wanted to share with you some inspiration pictures that have been shaping my wedding planning thus far. My fiance and I decided quite early on that our wedding colors would be black, white, and gunmetal grey – not only because they’re fitting for our wintry December 31st wedding, but because THEY’RE TOTALLY […]

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I’d like to introduce you all to another fab blogger today, the lovely Krystal!! I really love her positive, upbeat spirit and her laid back approach to planning her destination wedding. Sometimes, not only is it less of a headache but it can also be less of a budget buster to plan a destination wedding- […]

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Please welcome another of our guest bloggers, the fabulous Becky! I’m so excited to be sharing the wedding of an avid BSB reader who actually found one of her fab vendors through this blog!! I love connecting brides to savvy, awesome vendors! I can’t wait to see how her crafty wedding comes together. I love […]

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  Don’t forget to get in your entries for the Blooms for the Ultimate Budget Savvy Bride contest!! Submit your entries to [email protected] before 11:59:59 p.m. CST on Sunday, September 19, 2010. The winner will receive a $500 gift certificate from Blooms By The Box!

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I love the color chartreuse and it’s been hot hot hot in weddings this summer. I found this amazing dress at eShakti (thanks to reader Candra for the recommendation) and it’s less than $60! What a steal for a cheap bridesmaid dress that you could definitely wear again. Of course I love the ruffles and […]

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Today you all will be meeting another of our guest bloggers, the fabulous Jess! Not only does she have an awesome name, but she’s from Cali. (I was born there, random- I know.) She’s a really talented photographer and is bursting with creativity. She’s keeping her costs low by having a January wedding! I am […]

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Nici & Steven were married on Sunday, March 28, 2010 at Publick House in Sturbridge, Massachusetts! You can save alot of money by getting married on any day other than Saturday since those are the most in-demand. And this couple saved even more by choosing a Sunday in the off-season for weddings! They received discounts […]

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Sorry for the absence yesterday folks, I’ve been busy coding away in anticipation for our new bride bloggers! Today marks the start of the blogger introductions— I will start with the lovely lady who has the closest wedding date: Lesley! I was really impressed with Lesley’s creative abilities and thought she’d be a great fit […]

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From Ananya on Etsy. I can’t remember how I stumbled across this designer Ananya on Etsy but I have to say I am in love with her dresses! So cute, stylish and — best of all — affordable! She can make them in a variety of colors and fabrics, and these dresses range from $45 […]

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