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{Weekend Wrap-up} Save Hundreds (If Not Thousands) On Wedding Planning, BAB Advertising Packages, & Eco-friendly Wedding Dresses!

Go mighty!

Hi BABs! Some of you lucky ducks are coming up on a luxuriously looooooong weekend. Congrats, I’m SURE you’ve earned it. We’ve got just a few tidbits of BAB HQ news and a few sweet deals to share before we begin our early afternoon Friday drinking binge!

Liz Coopersmith, the wedding planning genius behind our weekly “Ask Liz” column, is having a pretty killer contest for her L.A.-based biz, Silver Charm Events! Right now, when you like her FB page, you’ll be entered to win a year’s subscription to Martha Stewart Weddings, a copy of her book, A Mad Dash Down the Aisle, and $500 off one of her wedding coordination packages! WOWZA! You can earn additional entries for following her on twitter or sharing the contest with friends! Click here for more deets…

Our weekly giveaway item this week is a copy of Maggie Lord’s new book, Rustic Wedding Chic! You probably know her from the blog of the same name, Rustic Wedding Chic, but if you don’t, you NEED to check it out! It’s on our list of required wedding blog reading!

ATTN: WEDDING VENDORS! I must draw your attention once again to our  HOLIDAY ADVERTISING SALE ! For the months of November and December, you can get 20% off of our regular rates on ad tiles of all sizes AND sponsored posts! To receive a copy of our press kit and additional info, contact our advertising guru Christen at christen@brokeassbride.com! Our regular rates start at just $100 a month (before discounts), and we welcome biz from indie vendors!

Dana is gearing up to go to Camp Mighty next week, “a retreat for people who like to make cool things happen.” Campers are trying to raise $20K for charity this year. ALL the money is going to help fund clean water projects in Rwanda. Dana is only $115 away from her personal fundraising goal, so if you’d like to help her meet it, you can donate here! Be sure to leave “Dana LaRue” in the comments, so your donation gets attributed to Dana’s campaign!

As we reported last week - Elizabeth St. John is extending a ridiculously exciting offer to our wonderful broke-asses…from now until November 15th, 25 lucky brides will be able to snag one of Elizabeth’s premiere designs at wholesale prices! BABs can grab the gorgeous French Alencon lace “Adele” gown for only $1,000! (Original retail price: $2,600!!!) OR the silk shantung “Alden” gown for $975 (Original retail price: $2,400!!!). (Both gowns are part of Elizabeth’s Spring 2013 collection.) All of Elizabeth’s gowns are made by skilled artisans in a wind powered factory in the good ol’ USA! If you want your gown to be as eco-conscious and affordable as is HUMANLY POSSIBLE, this is your big chance! All gowns are available in sizes 2-20 (Sizes 14-20 require a $50 surcharge) and also come in TALL sizes! To stake your claim as one of these 25 insanely lucky brides, simply email info@elizabethstjohn.com, or call them directly at 301-879-7001. Let me reiterate that this is NOT a contest. This wholesale pricing offer is INSTANTLY available to the first 25 brides who claim!

Also, if you’re a fan of stand-up comedy, friend-of-BAB Brock Wilbur’s stand-up comedy special “28 Years Later” is now available to download in its entirety for a measly $7! BARGAIN.

{Weekend Wrap-up} An AMAZING Deal On Dresses From Elizabeth St. John, Plus Coupon Codes, Stand-up Comedy, & More!

Elizabeth St. John Atelier Collection’s “Alden” & “Adele”

Elizabeth St. John, one of best wedding dress vendor gal pals (we have more than you’d think) is extending an ridiculously exciting offer to our wonderful broke-asses…from now until November 15th, 25 lucky brides will be able to snag one of Elizabeth’s premiere designs at wholesale prices! For a very limited time, BABs can grab the gorgeous French Alencon lace “Adele” gown for only $1,000! (Original retail price: $2,600!!!) OR the silk shantung “Alden” gown for $975 (Original retail price: $2,400!!!). All of Elizabeth’s gowns are made by skilled artisans in a wind powered factory in the good ol’ USA! If you want your gown to be as eco-conscious and affordable as is HUMANLY POSSIBLE, this is your big chance! All gowns are available in sizes 2-20 (Sizes 14-20 require a $50 surcharge) and also come in TALL sizes! To stake your claim as one of these 25 insanely lucky brides, simply email info@elizabethstjohn.com, or call them directly at  301-879-7001. Edit: Let me reiterate that this is NOT a contest. This wholesale pricing offer is INSTANTLY available to the first 25 brides who claim! 

We’ve also got a RIDONKULOUS deal from the peeps at Flip-a-Hit! If a wedding videographer is well out of your budget, Flip-a-Hit allows you to capture all that wedding day goodness with a small arsenal of 5 Flip Cam rentals! Hand a few off to your maid of honor, your cinephile brother-in-law, or your photo-happy Auntie, and stick one in your photo booth, leave one recording on your reception table,  and BOOM, watch the magic happen. Then return the cameras, and you’ll receive a professionally edited wedding video that looks and sounds AMAZING! We’ve got the hook-up on an exclusive coupon code that will get you a whopping $50 off your Flip-A-Hit package! Use BAB50 at check-out to claim your discount!

ATTN: Wedding vendors! The Broke-Ass Bride is having HOLIDAY ADVERTISING SALE ! For the months of November and December, you can get 20% off of our regular rates on ad tiles of all sizes AND sponsored posts! To receive a copy of our press kit and additional info, contact our advertising guru Christen at christen@brokeassbride.com! Our regular rates start at just $100 a month (before discounts), and we welcome biz from indie vendors!

We’ll be doing another round of #LiveWithLiz on Twitter next week! Get your wedding questions in early by tweeting @brokeassbride & @silvercharmevnt. The fun starts on Wednesday, 1:30 PM EST/10:30 AM PDT. You will have a REAL LIVE professional wedding planner at your fingertips for a full hour, so don’t waste this opportunity!

Lastly, but certainly not leastly, if you’re a fan of stand-up comedy, Dana recently produced her good pal Brock Wilbur’s stand-up comedy special “28 Years Later” at Club Fais Do-Do in L.A., and it’s now available to download in its entirety for a measly $7! That’s an ample buttload of hilarity for 7 smackers, you guys.