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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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  Revisiting an old feature here on The Budget Savvy Bride! Because I’m a perpetual online window-shopper, I regularly browse my favorite retailers to see what’s out there. One of my favorite pastimes is creating inspiration collages, collections, or pinterest boards featuring things I love, so I figured, why not share some of the fun […]

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Photo courtesy of the Olmsted Atlanta

Hi guys! A while back I told you all about the mini meltdown I had while looking for a venue for our May 2014 wedding. My search came to a screeching halt when I found the Olmsted of Atlanta.  It was surely fate.  I stumbled across a link to the City of Atlanta’s Request For Proposal […]

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Next on the list of DIY’s for the wedding was something for our sweetheart table. I was inspired by something I saw on Pinterest, and I thought it would be a great way to add a personal touch to our seat backs. I designed the wreath so that it would connect to the backs of […]

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My advice for printing DIY invitations: Save your work oftenTriple check for spelling errors Check dates, times, addresses Proof over and over Print on High quality settings There is a good chance you can avoid printing errors for your wedding invitations, or any invitation for that matter. Included in the box of printable invitations I bought were […]

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Tis the season for gifting! I’ve rounded up some of my favorite ideas for Bridesmaids Gifts on a budget! Each of these picks is $30 or less and sure to be something your best gals will love!     SONIA KASHUK GOLD BRUSH SET - $29.99 at Target. This 10 piece luxe brush set makes the […]

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I love this crafty yellow wedding I’ve got to share with you today- all the details are truly gorgeous. I absolutely adore the bride’s wedding dress (those lace sleeves? stunning) and her choice to wear a sparkly headband instead of a veil. The flowers? Amazing. The decor? Super crafty and adorbs. I’m always a sucker […]

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Did you know that wholesale clubs like Sam’s Club offers wedding flowers? Neither did I until a co-worker suggested it to me! Everything comes packaged neatly in a little box, already arranged for you!  After a little online research I found Sam’s offers Floral Wedding Packages.  In particular, a 17-pc package in white (The color […]

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