The Cleaver’s Market™ is an award-winning blog that focuses on helping brides create beautiful weddings that don’t break the bank!

Editor Denise Ruiz has become known as the go-to budget wedding expert by media outlets and brands alike.

Cleaver’s Market launched in 2010 is the #1 resource for brides on a budget! We love helping brands and businesses reach their target customers, so check out our promotional offerings to find an option that is right for your business.


We are so pleased to announce our upcoming wedding directory! We will be rolling out information about this exciting and affordable new platform to market your business. Until then, please visit the link below and submit your contact details for information about founding member pricing.


We’ve worked with big brands such as David’s Bridal, Michael’s, Keurig, M&M’s, Coca-Cola and Tic Tac as well as plenty of up-and-coming indie businesses and Etsy sellers.

Want more info on building a campaign for your brand or business? Contact us to discuss creating a custom package at We look forward to working with you!

About Cleaver’s Market

Cleaver’s Market was started by Denise Ruiz in 2012 as a resource and idea blog for California brides. Since then, the blog has grown to include DIY projects and destination features. We are so glad you are here, and we hope that Cleaver’s Market helps you plan the wedding day of your dreams!