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So thrilled to share this lovely inspiration shoot today! I don’t often accept styled shoots on The Budget Savvy Bride, because often times they seem way too perfect, unattainable, and out of reach for our readers. This submission received a warm welcome to my inbox because it breaks the mold of a typical styled shoot! […]

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A few weeks ago I was at work and the wine & gift boutique down the street from our shop began tossing out boxes of “damaged” items. Thirty-five bars of chardonnay soap nicely boxed and tossed out because they no longer had labels. At first thought, these soaps would be an easy DIY project and […]

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Such a fun wedding to share with y’all today! This lovely rustic chic wedding features some of the most budget savvy details ever! I LOVE that the bride upcycled old tin cans with spraypaint, twine and lace– who knew that what some people would consider ‘trash’ could look so fabulous as a wedding centerpiece?! Now […]

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Today I just wanted to share a quick post with you of some of the best books I’ve found for brides on a budget! Of course, there’s TONS of information and inspiration available on the internet (like this here blog, ya know!) but sometimes you just want a physical book – something you can hold […]

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After watching countless episodes of Four Weddings, and seeing all the rave reviews of brides who had photo booths at their weddings, I was dead set I wanted one for our big day.  Nick on the other hand, wasn’t so enthusiastic and needed some convincing.  It wasn’t until we went to a wedding this past […]

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Pinterest can be any bride’s best friend!  It’s especially important for the budget-savvy bride to ensure that Pinterest is serving her, and not the other way around.  This tool can be completely overwhelming and I’ve realized that it can be easy to rack up the bill as my mind fills with ideas for my wedding.  Nonetheless, I’ve […]

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 I am so pleased to bring you another DIY project this week. Let me give you some backstory. I love the idea of chalkboard signage at weddings. It brings a little rustic chic detail to this special event. However, some chalkboards can be up to $50 or more! Being the budget-savvy bride that I am, […]

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Dean + Catherine November 2, 2013 Litchfield Park, Arizona   |   Rose Park What was your wedding budget? Our rough estimate on total costs were $5,000 Dress $100 Venue $350 Insurance $360 (venue required $1mil insurance policy) Catering $1200 (including rehearsal dinner) Photographer $590 Tables and Chairs $250 Rental Truck (For tables, chairs, ice […]

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  Starting a new series here on The Budget Savvy Bride called Ask Jessica! Feel free to submit your questions and I will do my best to get you the answers, resources, or advice you’re looking for! This series was inspired by some questions I’ve received via email from readers, so I thought this was […]

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     If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect dress and trying to navigate your way through a sea of wedding gowns, allow me to introduce you to a standout designer. Impression Bridal has a gorgeous collection of fashion-forward bridal gowns with some really amazing qualities that make them stand out from the […]

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As someone who’s spent much of my life being a curvy girl, I can tell you first hand how frustrating it can be to find clothes that fit properly and that I feel good in. Proportions never seem to be right from any brand. It was extra frustrating when I was looking for my wedding […]

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