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North Carolina Yacht Wedding

A gorgeous yacht and ocean setting is the backdrop for today’s budget-savvy wedding! Ashely and Kyle created a classy feel for their wedding by renting a yacht to enjoy pre-wedding festivities and then on the shore. Enjoy this lovely yacht wedding! xoxo, Jessica Ashley + Kyle

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California Garden Wedding

Janiece and Sean pulled together a gorgeous garden wedding on a budget of $11K! I love the beautiful florals of Janience’s bouquet as well as the wonderful venue. Doesn’t their reception look amazing? And I’m always a fan of a naked wedding cake, and theirs is certainly

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lily and bluebell bouquet
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Blue and Gold Wedding

Josh and Anna created an absolutely lovely wedding incorporating beautiful blue details throughout their day, from bluebells into bouquets to gorgeous shoes to a dramatic cake! They kept their budget slim by searching for a venue that fit their needs and was only 10% of their total budget. And

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Glamorous and Elegant $11K Wedding

Who doesn’t love seeing wedding that actually comes in under budget? That’s exactly the sort of wedding  we’re featuring today on BSB.  Stephanie and Joel came in $2K under budget through negotiating with their vendors, using decor provided by their venue and keeping their guest list small. What’s

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navy and coral wedding attire
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Fun and Elegant Evening Wedding

An evening wedding is classic and elegant, and Sheba and Josh created the quintessential evening wedding. I love their beautiful venue and how they used the space for both the ceremony and the reception.  Sheba is self-admittedly not a DIYer, but she still found great ways

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Purple Outdoor Wedding

Two words comes to mind when looking over this purple outdoor wedding: fun and creative! I love how Shelby and Jeff used their budget as a launching pad to think outside the box to create a great event. Shelby’s flowers are absolutely gorgeous and they stayed

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Simply Savvy Pink Wedding

Happy Sunday! I hope you enjoy this simply savvy pink wedding! The pale pink color scheme is perfect for the week of Valentine’s Day! The couple saved a bundle by choosing an off-peak wedding date and by keeping things simple, but the end result is still

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DIY Lodge Wedding

We’re back with another wedding of the week! This Montana DIY lodge wedding has lots of fun and creative details– the couple managed to host 280 guests for only $11,000! Very budget savvy! I love that they spent a significant portion of their budget on their

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Meg’s Final Wedding Recap

Meg’s Wedding Recap Meg & Matt August 20th, 2011 Simi Valley, California What was your budget? If you are able, give us a rough breakdown of how you spent your budget. Our budget was $10,000, and it broke down like this: Venue: $2,750 Food: $1,360 Beverages:

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Quirky Blue and Green Wedding

Time for another installment of the Budget Savvy Wedding of the Week! This week’s wedding comes to us from Illinois, from a couple who made some compromises to keep their wedding true to themselves! They have some great advice for planning, so be sure to check

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