Broke-Ass Category: Dana F.

3/31

Lace  is a feminine, romantic classic – and it’s so IN right now. Whether you’re on the hunt for a gorgeous lace gown, shoes, or hair accessories, we’ve made you a little lace primer. So without further ado, here are some affordable lacy pieces for your wedding day.

Dress $298 // Shoes $165 // Clutch $64 // Gloves $40 // Headband $85 // Shrug $70 // Necklace $20

  • 3/24

    Most brides have a few odds and ends they need to carry on their wedding day: a lipgloss, a phone, some tissues. So here are some gorgeous and budget-friendly clutches that can be carried on the wedding day and beyond!

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    Pewter $71 // Purple $98 // Floral $30 // Rosette $55 // Lace $51 // Red $78 // Mauve $60 // Pleated $23

  • 3/17

    Reader Request Hi fellow broke-asses! I've got a cry for help. Basically, I need some shoes for my wedding. Not too hard, but I'm vegan, so I need them to be all man-made materials. Additionally, my groom is not much taller than me, so while I'd like a small heel or wedge, I need it to be 2" or less. I'd prefer something with a vintage-y…

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    3/10

    One of the best ways to get a unique, affordable wedding gown is to buy it from a talented Etsy seller. Here are some phenomenal gowns for under $500. MuseBridalBoutique, $275 SugarWeddings, $429 SugarWeddings, $429 MaryniaGasiorowska, $300 WhiteRomance, $450 ZephyrGrahamParis, $489 KtJean, $480 Lolileu, $450 ElianaCouture, $425 FrenchKnotCouture, $425 Have any of you BABs found your dream dress on Etsy? We wanna see it! Leave a…

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    3/4

    A reader wrote in looking for a frugal version of the amazing Sergio Rossi 'Strass' Satin Pumps. They are fabulous and beautiful, but they are also incredibly expensive, coming in at just under $1,400! So here are some glamorous bejeweled shoes that will fit your budget. Ivanka Trump, $100 Jonathan Kayne, $123 Bouquets, $21 KG by Kurt Geiger, $108 Sizzle by Coloriffics, $59 Unlisted, $45…

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  • 2/25

    Reader Request: Love the site and have been checking daily since I got engaged in September. I've been planning a 'broke-ass' wedding all along but now with news of a baby on the way we have even more incentive to keep costs down. Sadly, finding maternity/pregnancy-centric content online is almost impossible. As such, I'm hoping maybe you guys could do a post on affordable maternity dresses or…

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    2/18

    Reader Request I'm addicted to caffeine, nicotine and Pinterest. All of which are extremely unhealthy. While browsing the other I fell in LOVE this dress and I can not find it anywhere! I don't know the designer, the price (I'm pretty sure its out of my budget) or anything! Can you please help me find something similar?                …

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    2/11

    After reading last week's post on traditional bridal shoes, reader "lanniepack" requested a roundup of affordable bridal flats. And who am I to disappoint? So here are some lovely traditional bridal flats that won't break the bank! 1. Caparros $75 // 2.  Audrey Brooke $55 // 3. Calvin Klein $60 // 4. Paradox London $90 // 5. RSVP $21 // 6. Circa Joan & David…

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  • 2/4

    I've done a handful of posts on funky colored, sparkly, or otherwise non-traditional wedding shoes. See here, here, here and here. But I've never done a roundup on traditional white or ivory bridal shoes. So here are some gorgeous, delicate and traditional shoes for under $100. Clockwise from Top: Stuart Weitzman $84 //Badgley Mischka $97 // Moda Spana $45 // Caparros $35 // Martinez Valero $80 //…

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