21 episodes

The Bouquet Toss is no ordinary wedding planning podcast. So many couples seem to be seeking permission to plan their weddings on their own terms. We’re not here to tell you what to do or force any outdated rules upon you. Instead, we're diving into the history behind the many varied wedding traditions and trends, to share options and resources that will help you decide what to keep and what to toss from your wedding day plans. We believe you should have your day, your way and our goal is to help empower you to plan a wedding celebration that feels authentic to you!

This podcast is brought to you by TheBudgetSavvyBride.com and is hosted by the founder, Jessica Bishop, and real weddings editor Sari Weinerman. Subscribe today!

The Bouquet Toss - A Wedding Planning Podcast Budget Savvy Bride

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 26 Ratings

The Bouquet Toss is no ordinary wedding planning podcast. So many couples seem to be seeking permission to plan their weddings on their own terms. We’re not here to tell you what to do or force any outdated rules upon you. Instead, we're diving into the history behind the many varied wedding traditions and trends, to share options and resources that will help you decide what to keep and what to toss from your wedding day plans. We believe you should have your day, your way and our goal is to help empower you to plan a wedding celebration that feels authentic to you!

This podcast is brought to you by TheBudgetSavvyBride.com and is hosted by the founder, Jessica Bishop, and real weddings editor Sari Weinerman. Subscribe today!

    The Elopement Trend

    The Elopement Trend

    Elopement used to have a bit of a negative connotation. Years ago it implied a rushed or even secret marriage. However, nowadays elopements are such a popular trend! The downsized wedding is a great choice for so many couples and for so many reasons. Cutting down on budget, waste, and stress, eloping may just be the option you are dreaming of! Janessa White from Simply Eloped (https://simplyeloped.com/) joins us to talk all things elopements, and why so many couples are choosing this route.
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    • 35 min
    Wedding Beauty Trends

    Wedding Beauty Trends

    Wedding beauty trends seem to be be an expense that creeps up on a lot of couples. Not only are there expenses for the day of, but so much of what we see these days in beauty involves everyday regimens that lead up to the big day and even beyond. Getting some savvy tips and advice where beauty is concerned will not only serve you on your wedding day but for years to come! Learn everything you need to know from our awesome conversation with Mikalya Crane from White Carpet Ready!
    This episode is sponsored by BrideBrite (https://www.bridebrite.co/): Get 40% with Code: BOUQUET at checkout

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    • 42 min
    Livestreaming Your Wedding

    Livestreaming Your Wedding

    With the pandemic and restrictions on events around the world, couples have been forced to pivot from their original wedding plans. One of the biggest trends to emerge as a result has been couples live streaming their day. This essentially means broadcasting live video of your wedding to viewers you invite to watch the festivities. This is such a great option to include your loved ones from far away into your celebration, no matter what your personal situation might be. With us to unpack all sorts of details about this trend is Samie Roberts, Co-Founder of LoveStream!

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    • 29 min
    Eco-Friendly Weddings

    Eco-Friendly Weddings

    Eco-friendly weddings is a trend we are specifically passionate about. Savvy Weddings are not only good for your wallet, but for the world too! We'll be talking about ways to save the earth and your cash with some savvy resources and ideas for your wedding day.
    Jess and Sari are joined by Debra Aho, CEO and Founder of Sellebrate App, a platform for buying and selling any item needed for life's big events! She is sharing amazing tips from food choices to decor options that will cut down on waste and leave our planet a little bit better for future generations.
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    This episode is sponsored by Greenvelope.com (https://www.greenvelope.com/). Get 15% off your purchase by using code SAVVY15 at checkout.
     
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    • 38 min
    Wedding Lighting Trends: Uplights, Spotlights, and more!

    Wedding Lighting Trends: Uplights, Spotlights, and more!

    This week we're talking all about wedding lighting, why it is so important, and how you can pull it off the savvy way. This is a trend that isn't often thought about first or even second when it comes to wedding planning, but it makes such a difference for your wedding day experience, and ultimately for the photos you will get and treasure forever. Many venues take care of this for the couple, but especially if you are DIYing your event, you may need some help where lighting is concerned.
    We are joined by the amazing Marie Kubin from Rent My Wedding. She specializes in all different savvy alternatives for effectively lighting your wedding day and making you, your venue, and your guests look amazing.
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    This episode is sponsored by Vow'd Weddings (https://vowdweddings.com/)
     
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    • 32 min
    The Wedding Loan Trend: What You Need To Know

    The Wedding Loan Trend: What You Need To Know

    What's the deal with taking out a wedding loan? Why has it become such a popular trend? Join us for an awesome conversation with Millennial Money Expert Stefanie O'Connell Rodriguez.
    You'll learn why couples were choosing so popularly to take out a loan to fund their dream wedding day, the pros and cons of wedding loans, and some amazing advice on how to budget for your big day without going into debt!
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    This episode is sponsored by Something Borrowed Blooms (https://www.somethingborrowedblooms.com/)
     
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    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

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Conversational and Easy to Implement

This is an easy show to listen to, and the resources are super helpful and simple to put into action. Weddings are so complicated, and they help break them down into manageable bites.

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Planning my wedding is so stressful so this helps a ton!

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