Beauty and Fitness


Learn to Work the Pole at Your Bachelorette

by Azure

Did I grab your attention with the title of this post? Or was it the super hot ladies working it in the photo above? Either way, mission accomplished! By now you have probably heard of the new workout classes like pole dancing and strip fitness that insist on improving your body and teaching you how to be sexy at the same time. I had the pleasure (pun intended) of taking part in a private group pole dancing class while in Miami for a bachelorette party recently, and I can't even...

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Brilliant Updos & Painted Faces from Two Amazing Designers

by Azure

Did you catch our bridal beauty piece on Mercedes-Benz fashion week? If you didn't, it's not to be missed so check it out right here. Then prepare to be inspired, because we've got lots of lovely to share with you today! The folks at Moroccanoil were kind enough to send us some super gorge behind-the-scene fashion week photos, from the Fall/Winter 2013 Carolina Herrera show and Badgley Mischka's runway presentation too! Plus, the amazing hair stylists who created the updos share...

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Wedding Hair & Makeup Inspiration from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

by Azure

It's that time of year again! And you know what that means... style and beauty trend-spotting from the Fashion Week catwalks for your white aisle! Let's jump right in, shall we? Retro Rolled Updos and Bright Pink Lips at Carolina Herrera Untamed Curls and Glossy Red Lips at Marc Jacobs Origami Twist and Purple Lids at Jason Wu Effortless Waves and Bright Matte Lips at Diane von Furstenberg Sleek and Unique Low Side Pony at Zero + Maria Cornejo Slick, Smoky...

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I Do or I Don’t to Bright Lips for the Wedding Day?

by Azure

I'm a little bit late to the lipstick game (I still need to master the art of applying it!), but everywhere I turn I'm seeing pretty bold & bright puckers in shades of magenta, neon coral, and vivid red. I LOVE this look, and hope to see more brides rocking it down the road. There are risks, however, if you go with a bright shade of lipstick or stain for your wedding day. Can you imagine looking at your photos for the first time, and seeing (gasp!) a smear of lipstick on your...

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11 Best to Inspire Your Wedding Day Look from the 2013 SAG Awards

by Azure

Did you tune into last night's SAG Awards? You know I did! I always look to what celebrities are wearing on the red carpet to think outside the box when it comes to helping you craft your dream white aisle style. After all, each A-lister has a team of style and beauty experts helping them get ready, so there's definitely a method to the madness! From standout manis and gorgeous wedding-worthy hairstyles, to head-turning gowns from the likes of Oscar de la Renta, Badgley Mischka,...

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3 Awesome DIY Wedding Hairstyles from a True Expert

by Faye

We here at OneWed are completely obsessed (that’s putting it mildly) with helping all the lovely brides find their perfect wedding hairstyle. We’re also huge fans of the occasional DIY project, but must admit we’re lacking in the DIY skill department. Enter the fantastic How To Hair Girl; rock star blogger, mother of two, and pro-DIY hairstylist on a mission to share her knowledge with budget savvy and crafty ladies everywhere! Plus, her Instagram account is killer! When...

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5 Gorgeous Wedding Hairstyles that Command Attention

by Azure

Deciding on the perfect wedding hairstyle is no easy feat. After all, most ladies put a lot of TLC into taming their manes. And while there is plenty of hair inspiration to be found online, it's not quite as easy to find bridal 'dos that really turn heads. So to help you brideys out, I rounded up five of my favorite standout hairstyles. The Mega Bun - The bigger, the better with this drama-packed wedding hairstyle! It adds a touch of Haute Couture to your white aisle look, and has...

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Customized Nail Polish for the Bride & Her Bridesmaids

by Brooklyn Bride

Pretty Please nail polish gives you the opportunity to name your own nailpolish! Isn't this just the best idea ever? With a bunch of colors (and more to come down the line), you can easily personalize hues like shades of pink for your bridesmaids, glitter for the flower girls, or a pastel blue for the bride's Something Blue.  Name them after the person, or come up with something clever in 24 characters or less for a little gift they'll remember forever! Will you say I Do to...

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Time Traveling Bride: Getting that 1940’s Look

by Bride Chic

Just in time for Time Traveling Bride's third installment came this little nugget wedding photographer Shannon Stellmacher unearthed from last spring's Retro Glam shoot. Laura here looks like screen icon Rita Hayworth with a bit of Gene Tierney thrown in. I'll start by saying that wedding gowns of the 1940's were influenced by two things: war and cinema. Both became inseparable once the war machine started and people all over the world looked to newsreels for updates. Fabric...

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Bridal Beauty Hit List—5 Manicure Must-Haves

by Azure

Now that I have an engagement ring to obsess over, I'm dedicated to keeping my nails and hands in tip-top shape. But I've always been a fan of DIY'ing my manis and pedis (I have trouble sitting at a nail salon for hours), and have a few tried and true tools I think every girl should own. And, they're all budget-friendly at less than $10 a pop! So without further adieu, here is my bridal beauty hit list for achieving the perfect, professional-looking manicure... 1 - Sally Hansen...

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Black Friday Bargains for Budget-Savvy Brides

by Azure

Can you believe tomorrow is Thanksgiving?! Time certainly flies! And while we all look forward to stuffing our faces with turkey, cranberries, stuffing, and sweet potatoes, we also know what the day after Thanksgiving brings... spectacular Black Friday steals and deals! And since I know you brideys are busy, I did the work rounding up the best Black Friday discounts just for you! Take a look... Bridal Bling & Baubles JewelMint: 70% off your first JewelMint piece (new customers...

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Find Your Wedding Day Nail Style

by Azure

Still on the hunt for the perfect wedding day mani? Well you're in luck! Because today we round up some of our favorite nail styles for brides from across the web! Don't forget to Pin the photos you adore! Classic Neutrals Shimmery Metallics & Studded Styles Something Blue Luxe Texture Edgy & Fashion-Forward Whimsical and Fun

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Three Holiday-Ready Hairstyle DIYs

by Azure

One of my favorite blogs for all things pretty is This Is Glamorous. If you're a TIG virgin, I'd suggest you check it out! From fashion to design to food, photography, and travel, This Is Glamorous covers it all. But today... I've got holiday soiree season on my mind, and wanted to share a few TIG hairstyle how-tos that are simply perfect for any festive fête. Just click the link below any photo to get the full DIY scoop on the This Is Glamorous blog! Sweet Side Chignon ...

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Eleven Gorgeous Wedding Hairstyle Ideas from the Bridal Market Catwalks

by Azure

Bridal market is more than just beautiful wedding dresses... it always delivers gorgeous hair and makeup inspiration perfect for the white aisle. And today, we delve into the memorable bridal updos and down-dos that are setting trends and making waves. From textured & teased French twists and chignons, to simple bridal buns and retro-inspired waves, there is something stunning for every style bride. And, these photos will also help you discover the types of hairstyles that work...

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