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I just know y’all are going to love this eclectic and colorful church wedding! This couple was able to pull of a fabulous day on an amazing budget, and I just love all the colorful details. The bride kept such a level head about things and asked for help from family and friends to pull […]

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I adore this intimate rustic wedding I have to share with you today with photos by the talented Twinkling Eye Photography! This couple kept their costs down by keeping their guest list small – and were able to treat their loved ones to a nice time as a result! I know you’ll love these photos […]

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 It was a day that sung to us.  May 25.  We’ll remember it forever. Like I’ve said before, being budget-savvy when it came to our wedding was a means to an end for Mike and me.  It was atool that helped us focus our wedding on what is important to us: our faith, our marriage covenant, […]

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I just *know* y’all are gonna love this gorgeous rustic chic DIY wedding I’ve got for you today!! The details are stunning and the decor is to die for! Love that the couple served BBQ to keep costs down – plus, it’s delicious. Devour the loveliness below and tell me your favorite parts in the […]

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Chris + Lauren June 8, 2013 Kingsville, Ontario  |  Hungler Apple Farm       What was your wedding budget? Our budget was $30,000 Venue Rentals & Food- $15,000 Band- $1000 Wedding Dress + Alterations- $3000 Decorator (including Flowers)- $5,000 Photographer- $3000 Misc (Desserts, Decor etc) – $3000   How many guests did you have? 150 […]

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I’ve got a bonus wedding for you this week- so get excited! In honor of Independence Day, I’m sharing this amazingly patriotic wedding shot by the talented Jenna Marie Photography. Not only are the details perfect for Independence day, but both the bride and the groom are in the US Army. Love getting to honor […]

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I’ve got such a lovely wedding to share with you this week! This couple found a venue that was able to do just about everything – so there were few extra details to sort out. The bride created her own centerpieces and florals using silk flowers from Michael’s to save money. I think it turned out […]

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This wedding proves that you can’t let a little rain get you down. The couple splurged on their photographer to capture the happiest day of their lives – which included a bit of rain. But how moody and gorgeous are the rain photos? I love them! I might be a little partial since it rained […]

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 Callie + John May 18, 2013 Amelia, VA in an old hay barn What was your wedding budget? $3,000 Dress 156 cowboy boots 150 decorations 300 photographer 1,000 food, provided by family – about $1000 How many guests did you have? 100 What creative or personal aspects did you include in your wedding? We created […]

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I’m back with another budget savvy wedding for you! This couple planned a destination wedding in Florida all the way from Canada – and managed to pull it all off for under $10k including the honeymoon!! Talk about budget savvy! I absolutely love the bride’s advice so don’t miss it. I love the idea of […]

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I know it’s a bit out of season, but you’re gonna love this rustic autumn wedding! This couple really focused on what was most important to them and put together an absolutely gorgeous day in the process! I love all the rustic fall details that carry through the day from the gorgeous bouquet to the […]

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I absolutely adore this simple fall wedding with cotton details. How AMAZING is the bride’s cotton bouquet? So chic! Hope you love these details just as much as I did! xoxo – Jessica Jacquelyn + Jordan October 11, 2013 Eventful at Locust Grove, Weston, MO What was your wedding budget?     *Venue-$2200 (This included […]

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