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The Budget Savvy Bride

If you remember from my first post, my initial target budget was $10,000 for 200 people.  It seemed like an impossible task, but I thought “Hey, I’m up for the challenge!”  Deep down, I think I knew that I would need to re-assess the budget and increase it.  And, I was right.  As I was […]

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I’m excited to share this DIY project with you this week! Early on, Josh and I discussed using rustic signage for our wedding. We made three signs: one with ‘I Do, We Did’ and two with ‘L & J Wedding’ .  We made these back in November.   Here’s what you’ll need: -Wood, a saw, and some […]

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I’ve got a sweet budget savvy backyard wedding for you today! This couple did pretty much everything possible themselves and they were able to pull off their special day on an awesome budget! Check out the bride’s advice and the lovely photos below! xoxo- Jessica Rhonda + Jeffrey  September 7, 2013 Battle Creek, Michigan  | […]

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  Happy Valentine’s Day, lovelies!! Hope you have a wonderful day full of celebrating the love you share with your fiancé! My hubby and I are continuing our tradition of celebrating by having a lobster dinner at home! Budget savvy date night and we get to avoid the crowds! How are YOU celebrating Valentine’s Day?? […]

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  For this week’s Frugal Fashion Friday, we’re sharing a peek at the new Truly Zac Posen collection that just launched in David’s Bridal locations around the country. Budget-savvy brides have rejoiced over previous David’s Bridal designer collaborations because they make high-end design accessible and attainable for a bride on a budget, and the Zac Posen […]

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  Signage ranks high on the list of commonly forgotten details brides plan for. It’s a shame too because signage is a great way of adding personal touches to your big day. If you’re still not sure that signage is important to weddings, let me show you…  Image Above| Row 1:  Mr. & Mrs., Seating […]

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       Planning a wedding kind of sucks. There, I said it. But, it only really sucks in the beginning, when you’re completely overwhelmed with all of the decisions you need to make and you have absolutely no idea where to start. You can do anything you want to celebrate one of the biggest […]

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Hello everyone!  It’s been a while since I’ve blogged but a lot has happened in the past month. For example, I got married. That was fun. Can’t wait to share my wedding photos with you all! It was so beautiful and magical and winter-ful and I’m sad that it went by so quickly. But that’s […]

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I thought this sweet, romantic pink wedding was perfect for the week of Valentine’s Day! I absolutely love that the couple chose a non-traditional venue! The  ampitheatre gives all of their guests a unique view of the ceremony- so fun! And how cute is their cupcake tower? So sweet! Hope you enjoy this lovely budget […]

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  Y’all know what Friday is… Valentine’s Day!! While I tend to feel like it’s a fabricated holiday to drive sales in the flower, chocolate, and gift industries, I can’t help but want to take part in the festivities. After all, if you’re reading this blog, you’re most likely in LOVE with your fiancé so […]

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As a ‘Boarderline Extreme Couponer’, my favorite newest site that I’ve stumbled across is LikeTwice.com. It’s a site where you can either buy or sell preloved name brand clothing (Who couldn’t use some extra cash for their wedding by clearing out their closets of things you no longer wear? )   But here’s the best […]

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 I am so excited to introduce you gals to one of our new and fabulous sponsors, Written in Detail!  Written in Detail is a husband-and-wife team who specializes in indie-inspired design for paper goods. Lauren & Garret’s designs are great for rustic or bohemian celebrations and weddings, as they infuse a playful illustrations with great […]

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