Real Weddings

Becky’s Wedding Recap!!

Hello my Budget-Savvy lovelies! I apologize for the delayed wedding recap. My husband and I were tanning ourselves silly on our honeymoon cruise for the past two weeks. It was heaven. But now I am back to the real world, as a very married lady. It’s

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DIY PROJECTS Reception

DIY Photo Booth!

Hello my lovely BSB readers! I am back and officially a married lady! Our wedding wasn’t perfect but I couldn’t be happier with the day. We hit a few interesting snags along the way (Sewing a bridesmaid into her dress 30 minutes before the ceremony and

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Beauty

Vintage Hair Inspiration

My hair trial is this Wednesday! I just sent off my vintage hair inspiration board to my hair stylist. I am hoping to channel a vintage 1920s or 30s look, without the formality and glossiness of their finger waves. I want something lighter and looser but with a

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DIY PROJECTS

DIY Vintage Travel Theme Invites

Now that invitations have been mailed and RSVPs are rolling in, I can finally reveal one of the biggest DIY wedding projects we tackled: invitations! A friend of ours is a graphic designer who is working to build a portfolio. He very kindly offered to design

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Bridesmaids Attire

Department Store Bridesmaid Dresses

I really struggle with the concept of the bridesmaid dress. I don’t like cookie-cutter bridesmaids dresses. I hate large bridal store chains. I hate being rushed, crowded and pressured into buying a dress that looks like a bridesmaid’s dress (oh, but you’ll wear it again!). I

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Random

Becky’s Save the Dates!

Last week our Save the Dates went out in the mail. Dropping them in the mailbox was definitely one of those, “Wow! I am really getting married!” moments. It was scary and exciting and there were definitely lots of butterflies in my stomach. We debated about

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Random

Welcome Bride Blogger Becky

Please welcome another of our guest bloggers, the fabulous Becky! I’m so excited to be sharing the wedding of an avid BSB reader who actually found one of her fab vendors through this blog!! I love connecting brides to savvy, awesome vendors! I can’t wait to

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