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LOVE this dress. I am so into ruffles right now. And gold. I dunno what has come over me but I feel like I’m back in 1992…except better. I have a special place in my heart for Suzi Chin/Maggy Boutique dresses because I wore one for my rehearsal dinner and I flippin love it. Still […]

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Did you know that the number one cause of divorce in America is money fights and money problems? So many of us come to the altar with our own debts from college, and when combined we have to face how to deal with these debts. One of the best ways to ensure that you are […]

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As many of you know, I’ve been obsessed with Nonpareil Magazine since their first issue. You might recall how I swooned over the budget-savvy details and professed my girl crush on Maddy, one of the co-editors and the author of The Inspired Bride. Well, NP is back again with it’s 5th issue, a Spectrum of […]

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Monique & Timothy’s relaxed outdoor affair just brings me joy! Even though this wedding is on the larger side of budgets that we feature, there’s still some great takeaways from the bride’s experience. Her helpful tips: find a venue that will let you bring in your own alcohol and sometimes doing all inclusive can save […]

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Thanks to everyone for the feedback and support. I’ve been thinking about doing this for a while now but your responses yesterday confirmed it. I’d like to open up the floor to some budget savvy guest bloggers! What we are looking for: Brides who have at least 3 months left in their planning. Brides who […]

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Just a few quick items that are on sale / promo codes that expire soon so I thought I’d share! Enter code TREAT1 at BathandBodyWorks.com to get $1 shipping- TODAY only!! Expires at 11:59 PM EST Be sure to hit EBATES first to get 3% CASH BACK! Sign up to be a Zappos VIP customer […]

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Hello everyone! I’m back from a little break from blogland. I am still working with some friends on the domain situation so do not be alarmed if things still get wonky this week. As you know we were working on things last week so I didn’t blog much because I didn’t know if the site […]

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What was your budget? If you are able, give us a rough breakdown of how you spent your budget. Our budget was $10,000. I searched a lot to get the best deals and I did a lot myself too. I paid for a large portion of the wedding myself. Photographer – $1,000 Chapel – $500 […]

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Hi everyone! Hope you all had a fantastic weekend– I know I did! I got to attend my dear bloggy friend Miss Sarah Elizabeth’s wedding! It was perfect and beautiful and you could really see all the time she put into her big day. She was a picture perfect bride- I can’t wait for her […]

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Anne! who said, “Hey Jess! I would use the photobook as my guest book at my May wedding! I would squeal with delight if I was the winner!” Squeal away, Anne because you won the Lulu photobook giveaway! You’ve won a 20 page photobook of the size and binding of your choosing! Thanks to everyone […]

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This week we have another awesome Two Bright Lights submitted wedding from Simply Knot Photography! I am thrilled to share this $3,000 backyard wedding from Phoenix, Arizona. This sweet bicycle themed wedding has a sunny yellow color scheme that I just love. They couple saved by having their wedding in their backyard on a Sunday, […]

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I am loving these new creative ideas that are popping up all over the wedding world! Last week I showed you a new photobooth/guestbook concept that debuted at the Nashville bridal show, and this week I am sharing another gem called Fantastic Flipbooks! Here’s the dealio: Inviting Fantastic Flipbooks to your event or venue is […]

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