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  This post is brought to you by Australian Bride Magazine – a wonderful source of inspiration for your wedding, no matter what continent you live on! Don’t miss this post with Bride Magazine’s favorite bridesmaid dresses!   One of the biggest hardships of being a budget bride (beyond the stress of planning everything and sticking […]

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    Just a quick tip for you wedding DIY-ers: When doing crafts like banners, place cards, table numbers, etc. buying fancy scrapbook paper can secretly cost you more than buying the already made decoration! If you need a way to add a little something more without breaking the bank, invest in stamps that match […]

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If you’re looking to get fit before the wedding, perhaps you should consider investing in a hula hoop instead of a gym membership. The first time I picked one up was five years ago when I watched an awesome video on YouTube. Turns out the woman named Rayna was a certified instructor for fitness and dance for […]

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  We’re all hooked on Instagram, and we all love to capture our big day through those gorgeous filters and browse them via your personalized wedding hashtag.  Now, with The Instagramers Gallery, you can actually make money from capturing your most treasured moments.        Jorge Martínez & Phil González, two Spain-based Instagram passionistas, founded the […]

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So excited to share this rustic vintage wedding with you from reader Stephanie! You might remember her DIY wedding invitations that we featured here on the blog, and now she’s shared her wedding with us! Stephanie was able to plan a lovely DIY wedding on a budget and still host about 90 guests! Did I […]

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Weddings are pretty magical – there’s just something about the joining of two souls that gives me butterflies in my stomach. One of the most magical parts of a wedding is when the bride and groom say their goodbyes and ride off into the sunset in marital bliss. There are many different options to celebrate […]

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I’ve never been a bride that’s been overly excited to plan a wedding. Shocking, right? To me a wedding feels like just another project and I’ve never had that desire to be the center of attention for a day.  Before becoming engaged, I didn’t have any Pinterest boards already devoted to wedding ideas or themes. […]

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Matt and I have been planning a suit-shopping excursion for a while, but every time we make a date, something seems to come up! Honestly, I think he was a little nervous to begin the process at all. You see, Matt’s a casual guy. Like, suit-hating, tie-refusing, button-down shirt-denying casual. Which is a shame, because […]

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  Miss me?! I was so excited when the original BSB Jessica reached out to me for this guest post! Life as a newlywed has been quite busy — Matt and I left our beloved New York City only two weeks after our wedding in favor of opportunities south of the Mason Dixon line! We […]

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I’m sure you’ve seen those cute personalized wire hangers on Etsy. While perusing the many options for wedding hangers, I found them made out of wood. Then I thought, “Surely to goodness I could make this myself.” Though I probably could have, I love a good step-by-step list…enter this post by Something Turquoise. This project […]

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Mr. M and I have long been users of Gmail and several of Google’s features, like Google Docs.  Unsurprisingly, Google has been a tremendous help in wedding planning. Here’s my advice for How to Use Google to Help Plan Your Wedding: We started an email address for wedding purposes, which will be a shared email address […]

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 Happy Friday, all! Isn’t this time of year SO crazy??? I feel like life is going at warp speed. I’m so loving all of the fun of the Christmas season and enjoying being in NYC for all of the holiday magic. I even got to celebrate with a girlfriend from college who got engaged this […]

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