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You’re not going to want to miss this lovely lakeside wedding today! Time and time again some of the most gorgeous weddings we’ve featured have this thing in common: they used a FREE venue. It can save you so so so much and free up a huge portion of your wedding budget to go towards […]

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I think you’ll really like this purple wedding! Super sweet details that are personal to the couple who are into reading and photography– love how they incorporated their interests into the decor on their wedding day! I’m always a huge fan of outdoor weddings – natural light is the best for photographs and Kbattle photography […]

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  I’m back! I have to say the month leading up to (and after) your wedding goes very quickly. But I happened to luck out in several ways with our celebration. One by having absolutely beautiful, although crisp and chilly, weather for our outdoor ceremony. And second by staying under our $10,000 budget. Ashley + […]

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Wanted to share this red wedding– feels perfectly appropriate for this Christmas season! This couple saved by using friend-ors and keeping their guest list as tight as they could. They brought together lots of details to put their personal stamp on the day as well. Hope you enjoy this simply savvy wedding! xoxo- Jessica Sheryl […]

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You are going to LOVE this wedding!! The couple managed to keep it under $8,000 total for 145 guests! They served some amazing looking food as heavy hors d’oeuvres with special little details. I love that they gave coffee beans as their wedding favors and what a savvy way to get them! Of course I love […]

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              Jennifer & John  August 31st, 2013 Olivet, Michigan   What was your budget?  Our original budget: $6,000 Wedding total spent: $ 5,600 ($400 under!) Total Guests: 62 (invited 88) THE “BIG” STUFF (where we saved!):  Dress + Alterations: $405 + $80 = $485 Wedding Bands: $69.99 Boutonnieres + […]

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Another gem of a wedding here for you today! This couple really took the ‘it takes a village’ approach to planning their day and managed to pull it all off for under $1,000. The couple focused on the joining of their two families above all else and included their 6 children in their day. The […]

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 I just know you’re going to love this retro vintage wedding as much as I do!! This couple was able to create a fun, unique day with the help of lots of family and friends. Wynelle has so much amazing wedding wisdom to share– including to be gracious and accept help whenever it is offered! […]

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This week, we’re giving our lovely bride bloggers some time off to be with their families, but I have some great stuff scheduled for you this week! All week long we’ll be sharing real budget weddings for you to peruse and gather inspiration from. Remember, that no matter the budget for a wedding, there is […]

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So excited to share this rustic vintage wedding with you from reader Stephanie! You might remember her DIY wedding invitations that we featured here on the blog, and now she’s shared her wedding with us! Stephanie was able to plan a lovely DIY wedding on a budget and still host about 90 guests! Did I […]

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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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Red Mountain Ranch Wedding Mesa AZ - Brian Minson Photography

Melissa + Dave FEBRUARY 1, 2013 Mesa, AZ  |  Red Mountain Ranch Country Club    What was your budget? Please give us a breakdown of how you spent your budget– rough estimates are fine! $15,000 was our budget: 7,500 for the food and venue 1000 for photography 1000 for flowers 1000 for dress 1000 for […]

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