A beautiful diamond engagement ring without the extravagant price tag

Weddings can be expensive, so for you budget savvy couples out there finding good quality wedding suppliers that don’t charge the earth, is key.

First stop is the diamond engagement ring - the icing on the cake of many a romantic proposal – and the item everyone wants to see once you have made the big announcement!

Rather than heading to the high street, there are lots of good offers to be had online for those looking for a diamond engagement ring.

Bigger Diamonds 4 Less is an online diamond jewellery specialist that offers some of the lowest priced diamonds around.

Whilst the diamond rings they sell are some of the cheapest around, the quality of their products and the service they provide is far from budget.

Bigger Diamonds 4 Less offer all customers a 14 day ‘no quibble’ money back guarantee, independently certified diamonds, free re-sizing and free insured delivery. And on top of this, all of their diamonds are hand selected so quality is guaranteed and all diamonds are sourced through ethical suppliers.

Cheap Diamond Engagement Rings

 Solitaire 18ct White Gold 1ct Diamond Engagement Ring
Genuine price comparison July 2013

Mappin   & Webb
Regent Street

Ernest   Jones
Oxford Street

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Check them out online to view their latest deals or for general information on choosing the perfect diamond.

At the moment you can also enter their competition to win a pair of diamond earrings worth over £1,000.

Fill in the entry form online by 30 November and a winner will be drawn on 10th December – just in time for Christmas. Good luck!

Laura xx


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John Lewis Fashion and Furniture Sale – Up to 50% off

If like me, you’re beginning to get a little bit restless with the constant ‘football everywhere you look’ thing, how about treating yourself to a little bit of light shopping relief?! John Lewis have a fashion and furniture sale on now, so it’s a perfect time to stock up on occasional wear for other people’s weddings, some lovely furniture for your home or perhaps even your own going away outfit for the day after the wedding.

There are some fantastic offers on quality fashion and gorgeous home wares – have a look at these top picks below, all with up to 50% off!

Women’s Fashion Offers - John Lewis Fashion and Furniture Sale

Coast Ashianna Dress, Colbalt Blue

John Lewis Furniture and Fashion Sale

Was £125, now £75. I love this for a striking look as a wedding guest.


Coast Symphony Maxi Dress, Blue

Blue Bridesmaid Dress John Lewis Sale

Was £160, now £95. Would make a striking and feminine look for your bridesmaids.


Hobbs Invitation Rosetta Dress, Blue


Hobbs Mother of the Bride Outfit John Lewis Sale

Was £199, now £159. This would look beautiful teamed with a blue fascinator – one for the Mother of the Bride perhaps?


Women's Shoes Offers - John Lewis Fashion and Furniture Sale

Whistles Cassini Court Shoes
Whistles Pink Court Shoes John Lewis Sale
Were £135, now £80. I think these would look amazing under a white dress for a little pop of colour on your wedding day look 😉


Dune Jasyz Leather Flat Sandals
Dune Flat Sandals Honeymoon John Lewis Sale
Were £49, now £29. These will be perfect for your going away outfit look, casual but smart you will feel comfortable on your journey and get to show off your manicured toes too.


Handbags Offers - John Lewis Fashion and Furniture Sale

Fiorelli Perry Shoulder Handbag
Fiorelli Pink Handbag John Lewis Sale
Was £45, now £31.50. Pair with those pink whistles court shoes above for a lovely look on your honeymoon.

Home Ware - John Lewis Fashion and Furniture Sale

John Lewis Farringdon Medium Sofa, Oslo Silver
Grey Sofa John Lewis Sale
Special Buy at £799. This is so smart – perfect for your home together as a newly married couple.


John Lewis Special Pocket Ortho 1200 Mattress, Kingsize
Luxury Matress Special Offer from John Lewis

Special Buy at £450. Well, you’re going to be getting the use out of it (wink, wink!), so why not invest in a super quality matress for your bed?


John Lewis Claremont 6-8 Seater Extending Dining Table
Dining Table on Special Offer from John Lewis
Was £799, now £499. Who knows, once you’re married you might like to ‘do Christmas’ at your place! This sophisticated dining table will be just the thing to accommodate your guests.


John Lewis Louise Bedstead, Double

Double bedstead on special offer from John Lewis

Was £599 Now £299.50. This double white bedstead looks just dreamy! Pair with the mattress above for an investment buy that will last you for years.


Happy Shopping!


Laura x

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale – Wedding Shoes on Offer

The Moda in Pelle Summer Sale is now on and I’m pleased to share some of the bargains on offer with you today! It’s a great time to stock up on bridesmaids shoes as well as your own wedding shoes whilst there are some serious savings to be had, perfect for brides on a budget 🙂

1.       Conner White Satin



Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Shoes

These classic peep toes were £79.95 but are now in the Moda in Pelle Summer sale 50% discount for £39.95


2.       Sabbatha Rosegold

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Shoes on offer

These funky snakeskin number were £79.95 and are now in the Moda in Pelle Summer sale for £39.95



3.       Sumner Beige

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Shoes on offer

These neutral strappy wedding shoes were £79.95 and you can now pick them up for £39.95


4.       Sherbert Nude

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Shoe Sale

I absoloutley adore these bejewelled leg lengthening sandals! Too pretty to hide under a long dress? These are in the Moda in Pelle Summer Sale for £49.95 – a discount of 55% on their original price of £109.95.


5.       Jest Silver

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Shoes on Sale

These classic silver courts are a lovely way to add a bit of dazzle to your wedding look – Were £99.95, now £59.95 in the sale!


6.       Jest Bag Silver

Moda in Pelle Summer Sale - Wedding Clutch Bag on Sale

The clutch bag is just the right size to carry your wedding day essential whilst keeping your look streamlined - was price £69.95, now £34.95


The Moda in Pelle Summer Sale is on now, so snap yourselves up some bargains before they sell out!

Happy wedding shoe shopping!

Laura x

Special Wedding Photo Book Offer for Budget Bride Co Readers

Wedding Photo Book Offer

I am pleased to share a nice Budget Bride Co offer with you today! You lovely readers can qualify for a 50% discount (usual price £20) on these full colour wedding photo books from Photo2People. Just type in the code BUDGETBRIDE at the checkout to get your wedding photo book half price at £10 (plus shipping at £4.50). I think these would make a lovely wedding gift or a keepsake for your hen do!
Wedding Phot Book Special Offer

The Wedding Photo book Template, that you can find on the site, contains 28 pages and in unchanged form has room for 74 photos – you then have the option to add more pages and photos (the cost of a 2 page insert is £1.)

Wedding Photo Book Special Offer
You are also able to change background colours and patterns on each photo book page. The wedding photo book is printed with a hard cover with a personalised front with your own photos and text.
Happy photo booking!
Laura xx

30% Off at BHS Weddings – Online Exclusive Offer

I know that you lovely lot just love shopping the BHS Wedding Department, so I have a nice little bit of news for you to make the most of! BHS Weddings online are offering up to 30% off all of their Wedding Wear and Accessories (and they have a separate 20% off for all of the boy related wear) from today until this Sunday 6th April. Get in there quick!

BHS Flash Sale 30% Off

Happy Wedding Shopping 🙂

Laura xx

Northamptonshire Wedding Fair: Budget Bride Live at The Ruby Lounge

Northamptonshire Wedding Fair: Budget Bride Live at The Ruby Lounge

Today I am super excited as we’ve literally only got three more sleeps until our Budget Bride Live Wedding Fair at The Ruby Lounge at Diana’s in Wellingborough. Running between 11am and 3pm this Sunday 16th February, this Northamptonshire Wedding Fair will have so much weddingy wonder going on, if you don’t make it you will miss out!


To give you a little taster of how the day is going to run, you can expect the following when you arrive with your Bridal Party for a fun Wedding Fair day out sorting all of those ‘must actions’ from your list:


♥ A glass of Bucks Fizz on your arrival to get you in the mood…

♥ A Bridal Goody Bag full of Glossy Wedding Magazines, treats and money off vouchers for great brands including Go Hen and Confetti.com

♥ A Fashion Show at 1pm with loads of stunning wedding dresses, all under £700!

♥ 40 incredible exhibitors showcasing wedding dresses through to groomswear suits, wedding transport through to Hog Roasts and    Sweetie Carts. We only pick the friendliest, best value for money wedding suppliers, so that we know that your time will be spent wisely speaking with them!

♥ An opportunity to win a gorgeous Bridal Pamper Hamper chock full of treats for a bridal pamper night in

♥ Wedding Cake tasting and sample giveaways

♥ Live magician


There is also plenty of free parking for all that attend this Northamptonshire Wedding Fair and children are more than welcome! In fact, we even have a Magician who is going to be performing at the Event who will keep them entertained! Check out this video of him at our Budget Bride Live Wedding Fair last year when he totally got my sister!



So grab your Beau, your Bridesmaids, your Mum, your to be Mother in Law and whoever else takes your fancy and join us for a brilliant day to help you plan and look forward to your wedding. Just pre-register your FREE place here and we will send you across your confirmation! We can’t wait to see you there!


Laura xo

Weekly Wedding Roundup – Easy Like Sunday Morning

Howdy all! Hope you are having a lovely relaxing weekend. This has been a really busy week for us at Budget Bride Co HQ, we had the Eden Centre Fair a week ago today and we are now full steam ahead with preparing for our next Budget Bride Live event in Wellingborough which is taking place a week today. It will be great meeting some of you there!
So when I have occasionally resurfaced from my crazy inbox, these have been my favourite bits of weddingy and loved up merriment from internet land this week...Here's your weekly wedding roundup 🙂
♥ These incredibly cute Valentines Day Cards from John Lewis. Do you send any cards out on Valentines? I'm a sucker for them (and have been sending my Grandad one every year since I was five years old!!)
Valentines Day CardsJohn Lewis Valentines Day Card
♥ And I've got my eye on these cool Valentines Day gifts

Personalised Valentines Gift   John Lewis Personalised Wedding Gift
This. Cake.
♥ Loving these Wedding Dresses all £750 and under. This one from Phase 8 is £250.
Phase 8 Wedding Dress


♥ This Alice dress from Coast to wear as a Wedding Guest - I just love the little bow at the waist 🙂
Alice Guest Dress Coast


♥ Gorgeous bright colours at this wedding held in a conservatory
I love you like XO
♥ Are you or your other half into your motor sports? Brilliant offer here for a stag or hen do – take a super car for a spin for £39!
♥ And maybe if you’re after something a little more sedate… A deluxe pamper day for two people for £89 – snap it up here!

Enjoy the rest of your weekend and see you next week for lots more weddingy goodness 🙂 
Laura xo

Valentines Day Lingerie Offer

Valentines Day Underwear

Photo Credit: Sunchild57 Photography  

If like me, you love treating yourself to the occasional luxury of some beautiful new lingerie, you are going to love this! Debenhams have got a special 15% off sale running on their rather gorgeous designer lingerie between now and Valentines Day 🙂

I love these Valentines Day Lingerie pieces as they come in at very reasonable prices with a bra from Frost French starting from around £14 in the sale and some very alluring boudoir underwear from Janet Reger like the gorgeous embroidered corset which is under £30.

It's a great opportunity to have a little spending spree whilst keeping a tight handle on your budget! For the same reason that I love shopping in designer outlets and TK Maxx, there is something very satisfying about buying something that is wonderful quality but without the completely unjustifiable price tag.


Valentines Day Underwear from Frost French
Valentines Day Underwear from Janet Reger


If you’re looking for more of a Valentines night snuggle with your beau, then there are some really super cosy looking fleecy socks and super cute checked pyjama bottoms.

Snuggle Sock

Whether you’re going for snuggle time or full on flirt time, this is a great place to shop for something that is kind of a Valentines Day Lingerie present for your beau… but also a nice little present to yourself as well 😀

Have fun!

Laura xx