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  Over the last few weeks The Budget Savvy Bride has quite an increase in views and that can only mean one thing- a new wave of recently engaged brides have discovered our site! I’d like to take a minute to say welcome to The Budget Savvy Bride! No doubt if you’re here, you’re more […]

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Part of being a budget-savvy bride is planning well to get the most out of your resources (money, time, emotional energy, etc…).  And, that planning includes looking carefully at the wedding weekend as a whole.   Without a doubt, the pinnacle of the wedding weekend will be the wedding (followed by the reception) itself.  However, […]

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I am happy to announce…I finished my wine cork monograms! I’ll be using my last inital (W) and Josh’s (A) since I plan on hyphenating. Here’s the final product: I have some tips for you if you are interested in doing this project. Remember all you need is a hot gluegun. First, decide how wide […]

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  My budgeting is coming along nicely and I’ve scratched off one of many value generating projects from my list that is making my beer budget taste more and more like champagne. In our pre-engagement phase I came across this beautiful gatefold save-the-date that I just had to have. I had no clue who made […]

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  Complement the relaxed vibe of a beach or outdoor wedding with cheap destination wedding dresses from Lightinthebox.com - it’s the budget savvy online destination for bridal and special occasion dresses – they sell quality, trendy wedding dresses at up to 80% off! The dresses from Light In the Box offer some amazing details: intricate hand beading, […]

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Hey gals! I decided that now would be a great time to share with you an AWESOME option for creating free wedding websites!! Sure, there are tons of options out there with incredible features, social integration, and more– but this one is FREE and still has all the basic features you’ll need to inform your […]

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The main reason I selected our venue at the Flamingo Chapel was their lovely tropical inspired gardens, but honestly the wedding photography of Imagine Studios sealed the deal. We decided against taking engagement photos so in the meantime I’ve enjoyed their blog posts. These are shots I’ve seen recently and I am very thankful they will […]

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I think you’ll really like this purple wedding! Super sweet details that are personal to the couple who are into reading and photography– love how they incorporated their interests into the decor on their wedding day! I’m always a huge fan of outdoor weddings – natural light is the best for photographs and Kbattle photography […]

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  I’m back! I have to say the month leading up to (and after) your wedding goes very quickly. But I happened to luck out in several ways with our celebration. One by having absolutely beautiful, although crisp and chilly, weather for our outdoor ceremony. And second by staying under our $10,000 budget. Ashley + […]

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Although I have never been a wedding dreamer,  I have always been certain that I would be married with my sisters  by my side. Erin (28) and Kelly (22) are amazing women…smart, funny, talented, and strong-willed. Like most siblings, we’ve had our fair share of rough patches, but I love them with all my heart, […]

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When it came to sending a Save the Date, Mr. M and I were torn.  We didn’t see many advantages; the people most important to us would know about the date and it just seemed like an extra expense.  However, since we’re getting married on a busy weekend for Indianapolis, it’s important that our guests […]

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Bridal shows are one of the biggest perks to being a bride in my opinion. I’ve attended a couple since I’ve been engaged, and I wish someone had given me the skinny before I made the trip. It’s an interesting outing for a BSB, and personally, I’m not a negotiator or a “schmoozer” so it […]

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