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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Wedding Dresses are CRAZY expensive- like $1,000+ expensive, which we think is pretty ridiculous. So we’ve put together eight great wedding dresses, all for under $300 (and a few for under $100).
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 […]
With all the planning and sometimes drama that goes into putting together a wedding, gifts for your wedding party is the last thing you want to worry about. And while it’s a good idea to give a gift to your attendants, you don’t have to spend a small fortune doing so. I stumbled upon this […]
Dear Budget Fashionista, Do you know of any place to buy an affordable, cute “little black dresses”? The dress must be wearable as a bridesmaid’s dress for an evening wedding.
Bridal Cheek has a keen eye for budget wedding style! The vintage glam trend is way hot right now, and you can pull together a fantastic head to toe bridal look for under $300! Worried your man might be clueless about diamonds? Need a quick 101 yourself? Fear no more; Style School finds the brilliant […]