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KissMyTulle
Helping make your wedding day chic and affordable!
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Y'all are familiar with the awesome discount buying platform, Groupon? It's a fabulous way to splurge AND save on any number of items for your wedding and honeymoon. We bought and used several Groupon deals while planning our $5,000 wedding. And just when you thought Groupon couldn't get any better - they go and partner with 8,500 national retailers to launch a service called Groupon Coupons. Unlike the regular model, you don’t have to register or purchase anything upfront. It’s a collected and curated group of 55,000 coupons and promo codes from top stores like Macy's, Office Depot, Sephora, Nordstrom, Foot Locker, Harry & David and VistaPrint! Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. If you're planning a wedding in North Dakota - how awesome does a wedding at the Red River Zoo sound? Find inspiration in the gorgeous Carousel Room with it's shades of red, coral, and navy blue (plus all the gold accents!). Pair an ombre wedding invitation, kraft box favors, navy blue bridesmaid dresses, coral bouquets, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a lovely wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a North Dakota wedding: Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Kiss My Tulle
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The first step to planning the ultimate Fiji honeymoon wardrobe is knowing your itinerary and the weather conditions for the time of year you'll be visiting. Really think about what you'll be doing for the bulk of each day of your trip - sightseeing, museum hopping, shopping, fine dining? By lumping like activities together, you'll better be able to plan what to wear each day (and cut down on needing to create multiple outfits for the same activity). Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on the wedding ceremony alter! Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Kiss My Tulle
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I think that everyone can agree on one thing - BHLDN makes some pretty, pretty wedding dresses. Period. But, like so many times for the budget wedding planing bride, the cost of these dresses can be um, spit-take inducing. But look, y'all KNOW that I found some in a more reasonable price range. Here's some BHLDN wedding dresses for under $500! Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. If you're planning a wedding in North Carolina - don't be limited to the coast! North Carolina also has some gorgeous mountain terrain and great local flavor. Find inspiration in the colors of fall and bust out the chic neutrals with bursts of cranberry and mustard. Pair a floral wedding invitation, a naked wedding cake, yellow shoes for the bride, fabric topped jelly favors, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a pretty wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a North Carolina wedding: Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Kiss My Tulle
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It's long been a tradition for the bride to gift her parents a little something on her wedding day to share her gratitude and thanks for the journey (and the big ass party). But what if you're the kind of bride who'd like to get a little something to show your Dad how much you love him? I've rounded up 5 great ways the bride can show the father-of-the-bride a little wedding day love: Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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I am super excited to share SUCH an AMAZING wedding gift opportunity with y'all today. How would you love to be the person to give the newlyweds (or your spouse) the gift of champagne? And I'm not just talking one bottle either. The Brimoncourt Society is launching the first American champagne society and with it comes several spectacular membership options... and affordable premium champagne! Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on the groomsmen attire! Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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There are all kinds of great lists on packing for your honeymoon (here's ones for Paris, Tahoe, and New York City) but, strangely enough, there just aren't that many around to help you pack for specific activities during it. For example, if you're planning a full day (or several!) at the beach during your honeymoon - what would you take? Well, don't worry because I'm here to help you figure that out. Here are my suggestions for what to pack in your honeymoon beach bag: Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Y'all know that I am a huge fan of designing and ordering your wedding invitations online - so much so that I did it for my wedding! And I'm SO excited to showcase an amazing company who allows you to completely customize our cards to suit your wedding's theme and style. Basic Invite has such an amazing selection of wedding stationery and they work with artists from around the globe to source trendy, fully customizable designs plus, every single card comes in every color combination possible! Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. If you're planning a wedding in New York then why not embrace of the idea of a Central Park wedding? Find inspiration in a chic urban garden theme with a palette of reds and yellows. Pair a graphic wedding invitation, hanging ceremony decor, yellow bridesmaids dresses, Gerber daisy centerpieces, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a cool wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a New York wedding: Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those interested in filling their wedding with bridesmaids in pink dresses - check out these affordable options! Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on the wedding rings! Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. If you're planning a wedding in New Mexico then why not embrace the colors of a desert sunset and go from there? Find inspiration in a chic Southwestern theme with a palette of neutrals, coral, and mint. Pair a desert-inspired wedding invitation, rustic touches, mint bridesmaids dresses, succulent table settings, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a lovely wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a New Mexico wedding: Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
Michelle, Thank you! Since I wrote this, I've assembled and installed a cabinet from the new line at Ikea and I'm hoping to do up a post on the differences between it and the old line - hoping you find it helpful, too!
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I know that y'all are going to love this wedding (plus the budget breakdown and tons of tips!) because Shannon and Paul simply go together. They both love being outside – they are adventurers and explorers. They love to camp and go off-roading in Paul’s antique Jeep. You can just tell that these two hit it off right away and instantly knew this was it. Forever. So, without further ado, Shannon and Paul's laid back, picnic Florida glamping wedding for under $5,000! Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on bridesmaid attire! Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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10 Wedding Songs to Bring Your New Family Together - 10 songs that I think would be awesome for your situation. They have more of a "welcome to the family" theme to them which I think would be perfect! Check them out: Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. New Jersey is just the place for a carnival themed wedding inspired by Atlantic City! Find inspiration in a palette of bright colors, boardwalk games, and the smell of popcorn.. Pair a poster-style wedding invitation, a candy button wedding cake, yellow bridesmaids dresses, a dart game, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a fun wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a New Jersey wedding: Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on the wedding ceremony programs! Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Planning the perfect bachelor party should involve activities to bring the guests closer together, and not in a prison cell sort of way. Golf, whether you play frequently or not, is one of those activities, and the Monterey and Carmel region in Northern California is all about golf... and so is the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa. Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. New Hampshire is just the place for a casual and cool camping themed wedding by a lake. Find inspiration in a palette of lots of pinks and bright turquoise to smarten up the rustic woods and nature. Pair a rustic wedding invitation, peony bouquets, pink bridesmaids dresses, s'mores favors, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a fantastic wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a New Hampshire wedding: Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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Today, I'm offering 5 suggestions on how to save money on the wedding shoes! Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle
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For those of you sticking close to your home state for your wedding, you might be interested in maximizing that "homey" feel and incorporating it into your wedding. From mountain ranges to open deserts, Nevada has a variety of outdoor locations suitable for any wedding theme or inspiration. Find inspiration in a palette of blues, reds, and yellows. Pair a rustic wedding invitation, herb boutonnieres, blue bridesmaids dresses, red and yellow bouquets, and striped straws - you've got yourself such a bright wedding! Interested? Then check out these suggestions for flowers and decor for a Nevada wedding: Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2015 at Kiss My Tulle