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  Well, Bridal Market is in full swing here in NYC! It’s a an exciting but busy time– if you want to keep up with our coverage of Bridal Market, I suggest following our new blog account on Instagram:   There are all sorts of bridal fashion shows and events going on over the weekend […]

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Bianca here, checking in with my first BSB post. Sherrod and I have been engaged for about three weeks now, and it’s funny how many times we’ve changed our plans. Our date has changed at least 7 times, with dates ranging from January to May. But what’s firm and won’t change is our budget of […]

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  Hi everyone! My name is Brittney and I’m engaged to Dan, who is my hero in every way possible. I’m one of the new bride bloggers for the Budget Savvy Bride and I think my engagement/wedding would help other brides since I’m not the first bride to have life throw them a curve ball.  […]

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I am always so thrilled to feature weddings of brides who have been readers of this site, so I was very excited when Kayla emailed me with her wedding! It means so much to me that readers find valuable resources and ideas here, and even more so that they want to ‘pay it forward’ by […]

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When I was a little girl dreaming of weddings, my dad told me he would pay me $1,000 to elope.  ”What a great deal!” my six-year-old self thought. Seventeen years later, I find myself engaged and not taking my dad up on his “great deal” Instead, my fiancé and I are embarking on the exciting […]

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The finished Chalkboard Arrow Sign/Stake

I have to admit that when I started planning (aka: pinterest-ing) my wedding, burlap and chalkboard EVERYTHING was exploding my mind’s eye of the vision of our wedding day. The result: A lot of burlap flowers and a whole lot of chalkboard signs. Now, DIY chalkboards are not cheap. But they are sooooo cool AND […]

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   Hi lovelies! Hope you’ve had the most wonderful week! Things here have been quite busy, gearing up for the beginning of the big bridal market week next week! For the sake of keeping things short– here are some of my favorite links from this week:   Monopoly themed wedding inspiration on Burnett’s Boards Orange […]

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Ashley is back with her wedding recap today!! Check out her Brooklyn wedding from this summer below! xoxo- Jessica Ashley + Matt July 5, 2013 Brooklyn, NY  |  Brooklyn Navy Yard’s BLDG 92.     What was your budget? Our budget was $20,000. While in most areas of the country this budget will go far […]

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Save 20% at Blurb through 10/7 From time to time, special deals are shared with me that I just can’t resist sharing with you all– and today is one of those days! Today I’ve got a special deal from Blurb – they make it SO easy to create your own high quality custom book. The […]

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I have such a fun wedding for you all today! This couple crafted a gorgeous day with so many wonderful details that are sure to inspire you! They had their florist incorporate succulents that they grew themselves in their own garden into their floral designs – this not only saved them quite a bit of […]

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  I often get asked by brides and friends where to find the best prices on decor items for your wedding. Obviously, there are plenty of brick and mortar stores you can visit where you live to score cheap items. We all know about Goodwill, thrift stores, even Walmart and the Dollar Store. However, in […]

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The finished product - our set of Mr & Mrs Bean Bag Toss

  So, we set up yard games (status-post wedding now, they went over GREAT!). We painted colored circles in the grass for twisted, made ring toss out of wine glasses set inside of a crate and, my favorite, Corn Hole (aka: bean bag toss). We were going to buy one – it was $120+. We […]

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