Cute Cheap Bridal Shoes

Lulu Townsend Valentine Platform Pump

Let’s face it, using the word “cheap” in the same sentence as “my wedding” seems like a big fat wedding don’t because, well, it sounds so crass. Reality check: cheap is good. With wedding budgets getting tighter and tighter (thanks economy!) saving a buck where you can only makes sense. Take, for instance, cheap bridal shoes—as a […]

Party Planning Guru Steve Kemble Teaches TBF How to Throw a Budget Friendly Wedding

Steve Kemble is THE top event and party planner in the US, winning more awards than Meryl Streep at the Oscars and hooking up parties for everyone from NFL players to US Presidents. Steve’s flair for fashion and style lead him to become a member of US Weekly’s Fashion Police and his celebrity style critiques […]

Bridal Shoes: High Versus Low

A big trend in bridal shoes is the ruffle. Even if you’re a totally frou-frou bride, a pair of ruffle shoes can add enough frou to your frou to please your mom without making you look like a disgruntled ballerina. We found two versions of the popular shoe style- one expensive and one not. Can […]

Budget Bridesmaid Dresses: Fashion Advice

Dear Budget Fashionista, I am getting married in July – Yipee! I was wondering if you have any suggestions of where to locate bridesmaids dresses that will not take months and months to receive and can fit modest budgets. Answer: It used to be that bridesmaids dresses were where good taste went to die. Any […]

Look For Less: Fergie

It’s March and the winter weather is beginning to break. Before you know it, it will be June and we all know what that means, wedding season. Right now brides are getting all their planning done and saving the best task for last, finding that special gown. With so many choices out there, we thought […]

Footwear Brands Focus On Budget Brides

What: With footwear sales sagging thanks to the economy, a number of budget-conscious brands such as Payless ShoeSource, Mary Norton, Nina Shoes, and Cole Haan are focusing on building their wallet-friendly bridal collections. Although Payless in particular has offered dyeable dress shoes for years, the retailer is now pushing its Unforgettable Moments by Lela Rose […]