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This installment of the Budget Savvy Wedding of the Week is SUPER budget savvy! In fact, it’s the LOWEST priced wedding we’ve ever featured! But what it lacked in budget, it makes up for in craftiness! Charissa and Alex pulled together a $2,000 budget friendly backyard wedding for their 50 guests! They did lots of […]

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I love it when I get BSWOW submissions from photographers! It’s so sweet when they nominate their couples for features! This wedding comes from Jessica Miller Photography. This couple managed to pull of their beautiful wedding for 115 guests at only $5500! Some words from their photographer, Jessica, “This was a May wedding full of […]

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Erica is anothergraphic designer bride and I love love love her details! Including her envelope liners that say ‘love love love’ And who doesn’t love a Chuck Taylor clad groom and groomsmen? This wedding looks so lovely, casual and fun! She really carried her color scheme throughout the entire day and I love that! Hope […]

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I’m excited to share this sweet, intimate wedding of the fabulous blogger Jen Ramos of MadeByGirl. Jen has awesome style and is a fab designer and her wedding reflected who she is. She saved money by keeping her guest list small and was able to include some lovely details because of it. Don’t you just […]

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What was your budget? $15,000- here’s the breakdown: Church/Organist – $150 Reception Hall – $1,000 Catering – $5,500 Alcohol – $1,000 Photography – $2,000 Music – $1,200 Stationary – $750 Attire – $1,000 Planner – $1,000 Linens – $400 What creative or personal aspects did you include in your wedding? We chose to get married […]

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Back when I put together the reader survey, I had a few requests for a way to sort weddings by their budget in terms of dollar amount. I’ve since created a page where you can find just that! I will update it regularly as new ones are added if they don’t fit into an existing […]

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What was your budget? 10,000 for 50 people What creative or personal aspects did you include in your wedding? What was the biggest thing you did to save money? My Maid of Honor made all of the bouquets, and they were so perfect. I was in her wedding a few months prior, and noticed her […]

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What was your budget? If you are able, give us a rough breakdown of how you spent your budget. We went up and down on this, started at $10,000 then realized that was unrealistic for 300 people, then up to about $18,000 prior to the wedding. We had fewer guests than we budgeted for (thank […]

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I am so excited to feature this fun autumn themed southern wedding today!! Amanda and Jonathon were married over Thanksgiving weekend 2009- what a great way to bring families together to celebrate! I just love their fall color scheme and the flowers are so gorgeous! Amanda had to think outside the box with her wedding […]

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Things I love about this wedding: 1) It’s from my hometown in Murfreesboro, TN. 2) The super creative programs and favors 3) The bridesmaid dresses! 4) The super hot photos against the dark cloudy sky- the weather might not have been perfect but they still got great shots! 5) The fun photobooth pics! Hope you […]

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I am loving this rustic barn wedding for many reasons. A) the bride’s name is Jessica. B) she and her hubby are graphic designers C) they pulled off a fab wedding on a budget D) Jessica gives great advice: “Do not worry about what other people think about your wedding.” Seriously- it’s not their wedding, […]

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I am thrilled to share this wedding with you today- you’re going to LOVE it! The lovely red and pink accents make it the perfect BS-WOW for the week of Valentine’s Day! Ohhh the details! The initials on the bouquets, the crystals from the trees, the red tissue pomanders, the paper products, the men in […]

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