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The Budget Savvy Bride

I know it has been AGES since I’ve done a Frugal Fashion Friday post and I can only blame it on the fact that I have been BUSY. Having a full time job is time-consuming, y’all! But ya know, one of the benefits of said job is a paycheck, so I finally have money to […]

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Ohhhhh my little bridal bees I have a PROJECT for you today and I am SO excited about it because it has turned out so well! But, first things first – our cake! My mother is basically a baker extraordinaire. If I had a nickel for every time someone took a bite into one of […]

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Where did you get married? We were married at a private house that we rented through BKS Weddings in Vista, CA What was your budget? Give a rough breakdown of what you spent if possible. Our budget was approx. $10,000. The total of everything listed below is actually $7,842.00. We put the left over money […]

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I love DIY weddings where the brides and families labor over making some memorable details with their unique talents. I, however, am not much of a crafter or a DIY-er. Since I’ve started this wedding planning, I’ve joked that I want a “DIY wedding without the DIY.” I love the look of handcrafted décor and […]

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Hello gorgeous! I am a stationery nerd. I love papers, envelopes, pens, and stamps. So of course, when it came time to make our wedding invitations, I wanted to do it myself and bring on the AWESOME. And I wanted to have an invitation and RSVP card and an info card about hotels and travel […]

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This past Saturday was my cousin Amanda’s wedding. Amanda is also one of my best friends and it’s been so fun being engaged and wedding planning together. Several months ago I talked Amanda into meeting with the Flowerman , a well-known florist in Dayton, Ohio that had recently opened an office here in Columbus. The […]

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The search for my dress began in June. One of my bestest friends (and bridesmaids), S, was in town from California, and we had planned the search for then. So my sister, C, (my matron of honor), S, and her sister, M, and I all went in search for the perfect wedding and bridesmaids’ dresses. […]

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tenthoubride!!! She said, “I love the custom designs…just spend far too much time customizing four different dresses! Rehearsal dinner dress, indeed. We’re not having a wedding party, so either for my mom or for my rehearsal dinner dress! Great giveaway, lady!” Congrats to you- you’ve won a custom dress from Coco Myles! Thanks to everyone […]

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I love love love the idea of a wedding photobooth – what a great way to get guest photos that capture the fun and energy of the event! I stumbled upon these photobooth pics recently and I am totally swooning over them. Damask wallpaper and old picture frames will be an awesome addition to our […]

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Hello, My name is Leah and I am a sell out. At least, I feel a little like one. I had planned on wearing my mother’s dress for my wedding. We were going to do a “re-make” of sorts, she was married in the 1970′s in February. It had long sleeves. But, I thought – […]

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What was your budget? If you are able, give us a rough breakdown of how you spent your budget. My budget was 500 dollars. My mother paid for the cost to rent out the banquet room which was 400. I found my dress off the rack for 100 dollars at The Bridal Store off of […]

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I’ve learned that hiring vendors can be the biggest budget-breaking task of planning your wedding, and a daunting one at that! So, I’ve put together a few tips to help you find budget friendly vendors and lessen the stress of trying to do so… 1. Hire a wedding planner. I know there are budget savvy […]

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