Real Weddings

Flirty Floral Summer Wedding

Today’s real wedding was so bright and fun! Kelsey and Joe wanted something relaxed that reflected their love for each other. They ended the night with the warm glow of the summer sun for their final bridal portraits. These photos have the best golden light –

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DIY Ohio Wedding for $10K

Today’s budget-savvy wedding is a DIY masterpiece! I love Jordan and Emily’s eye for details and beautiful color choice and all the shades of red in the florals. And isn’t amazing how they transformed a school into darling reception venue?! Enjoy this DIY Ohio wedding! xoxo,

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teal and orange wedding attire
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Colorful October Wedding

Where do I begin with this wedding? The amazing reception decor? The bright and perfect color palette?  The gorgeous flower bouquets? Suzette and Brad created a stunning DIY wedding centered around their favorite colors: turquoise and orange. I love how you can tell that the wedding is “them”

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sunset farm wedding photos
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Ranch Wedding with Purple Details

Today’s wedding is chock full of fun vintage details, gorgeous rural wedding photos, a stunning venue and the prettiest of colors. MaKenzie and Taylor did a fabulous job pulling together a beautiful ranch wedding for 320 guests for $10K. There are so many darling elements of this

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field wedding photos
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Rustic Farm Wedding in Ohio

I absolutely love when couples choose a sentimental venue for their wedding. The ambience provided by a venue with significance is priceless. Today’s bride and groom, Stephanie and Brandon, chose Stephanie’s family farm for their ceremony and reception. They did a marvelous job of tying together

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Pink and Blue Church Wedding

Welcome to our first Friday edition real wedding! So excited to share more budget wedding goodness with y’all.  With all the wedding trends and fads, it’s easy to forget the beauty and simplicity of a church wedding and reception. And Kara and Andrew’s wedding encapsulates all

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Pretty Purple Wedding

I just know y’all are gonna love this pretty purple wedding! It definitely has lots of rustic details, but some really great timeless ones as well. I love how the couple used DIY where they needed to add extra special touches to their day. The purple

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Backyard Wedding in Ohio

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

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Searching for a Photographer

To me, photography is the one great, tangible keepsake that you get to have forever from your wedding. These pictures will be displayed in your home, mocked by your children as they grow up, shown at your children’s weddings, and displayed at your Ruby Wedding Anniversary: basically,

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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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