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Saving Money

Keep or Sell?

Once your wedding is over, what do you do with the most beautiful gown you’ve ever owned? WeddingBee.com blogger bride Mrs. Cowboy Boot is currently mulling over that decision merely three months after her wedding. Should she hang on to ...

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Pretty Pocket Mirrors

You don’t have to spend a lot to get a cute gift for your bridesmaids. These pretty pocket mirrors from Proper Topper are a steal at just $14 and come in a variety of color palettes perfect for any girl’s ...

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Pay Pal for Your Wedding?

What do you think about this: a cash-strapped bride has started a blog called “Help Me Pay for My Wedding” that’s dedicated to helping raise money to pay for her upcoming nuptials. She’s raised some money so far and gotten ...

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Consignment Queen

Stroll through your local thrift or consignment store and scan through the classifieds, and you’re likely to find a number of wedding dresses looking for a second chance to shine. And if you’re a bride on a tight budget, buying ...

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Green Week: Reuse, Reuse, Reuse

Want to save money and do something kind for the environment? Make your decorations and bouquets do double duty! Ask a trusted friend or family member to take the decorations and flowers from your ceremony site over to the reception ...

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DIY Gift Boxes

Want to package your favors in cute boxes but not finding anything to your liking? Make your own! MonkeySee.com expert Mary Gallagher-Stout walks you through the process of making a box that has a paper bottom and a clear top. ...

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Heartfelt Wishes

One version of the story behind Valentine’s Day recounts the story of Valentine, who performed marriages for soldiers even though the Roman Empire didn’t allow soldiers to marry. Valentine was jailed, and while in prison, fell in love with the ...

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Boxing Day

Today is Boxing Day, a holiday in the U.K., Canada, New Zealand and Australia with roots in the tradition of giving gifts to the less fortunate. Like most things Christmas-related though, it’s become a major shopping day, mostly for returns ...

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Fall blooms

You’ve heard it before: if you want to save money on flowers, use in-season blooms. If you’re planning a fall wedding, you might think your choices are limited by the time of year. Luckily, you’re wrong! Lots of colorful flowers ...

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Creative spending

Tough economic times dragging down your wedding planning? You’re not alone. Engaged couples everywhere are finding that their wedding budgets just aren’t stretching as far as they’d like. We’ve posted some tips at SoMdWeddings.com for getting the most out of ...

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