Featured Wedding: Jeff and Erica

by Azure

I cannot get enough of the photography dream team that is Rothwell Photography (comprised of an adorable husband and wife pair-Sasha and Tim Rothwell). When I first featured their work on the blog, I said (semi-jokingly) to my boyfriend that...

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Calling Chicago Brides: Two Great Bridal Events This Month

by Azure

For those of us in Chicago, the weather somehow makes February into the LONGEST month. But, there are two great events coming up that will keep you warm and toasty inside! 1) The Field Museum is having a special “Bridal Party” to...

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Bubbly Bride: What if You Can’t Afford Your Honeymoon?!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Once the wedding planning begins, almost immediately dreams of exotic locations fill every couples' heads. We all realize weddings are expensive, with all of the money put into weddings where do you find the extra...

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Question of the Week: How Are You Using the Internet to Plan Your Wedding?

by Azure

Obviously, we think the Internet is a great tool for helping brides and grooms plan their weddings. But for our Question of the Week this week we want to know, how are YOU using the Internet? Is it mainly for ideas and inspiration or are you...

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2010 Grammys: More Bridal-Inspired Gowns on the Red Carpet!

by Azure

The Grammys are known for its crazy, out there red carpet looks from the celebs in attendance. Last night's Grammys had its fair share of wacky outfits (Lady Gaga and Katy Perry jumped on this crazy train), but there were also some fabulous...

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Indie Wed Wrap Up: An Edgy, Unique Bridal Event Done Right!

by Azure

I had the pleasure of attending Indie Wed this weekend, a fabulously unique wedding show for couples taking a modern, edgy, or eco-friendly approach to their special day! If you are a Chicago hipster planning your wedding, you were...

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Marriage Prep: The Benefits of Pre-Marital Counseling

by Azure

Happy Monday and Happy February. One of the best pieces of wedding advice I’ve ever read is to remember to plan for the marriage, not just the wedding. That’s why we’ve started a new section of our advice column called...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Cosabella Lingerie For One Lucky Bride-to-Be!

by Azure

What a great week! We loved all the smart, savvy comments from our fab Savvy Scoop readers! But since there can only be one winner for our weekly Savvy Steal, I am happy to announce, that the winner is... Colleen C! Congrats, Colleen! ...

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Bel Canto Designs: 10% Off for Savvy Scoop Readers!

by Azure

We've been hard at work compiling all the top wedding trends for 2010! Not that you should (or need to) follow trend, but it's always fun to know what's hot, and what's not, right? For 2010, brides (and wedding planners, alike) are still...

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Bride Chic: Stalking The Look Books- Cymbeline

by Azure

About Bride Chic Cymbeline does it again. Consistently, this Paris design house gets it right as far as classic chic goes. Check out the draped collar in the first photo... and ooooh la la! touches of red in the third! Helpful Links: -...

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Real Wedding Challenges: A DIY Destination Wedding

by Azure

We love hearing real wedding stories, and on the last Friday of every month we use Real Wedding Challenges to introduce you to a real married couple that worked through one or more challenges in planning their wedding. Since these couples...

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Valentine’s Day Is Coming: Lots of Platinum Proposals Ahead!

by Azure

Gearing up for Valentine's Day, ladies? Valentine's Day is one of the most popular engagement days of the year. Many girls (possibly some of our Savvy Scoopers) may not be "officially" engaged... but are expecting a romantic V-Day proposal,...

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Surprise Red Carpet Proposal Video at “When in Rome” Premiere

by Azure

Here at OneWed we like a good romantic comedy like "When in Rome", but we really love a sweet proposal story. Check out this video courtesy of Robbins Brothers filmed at the "When in Rome" world premiere last night. Congratulations Chad &...

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Ask the Experts: What Are the Best and Worst Places to DIY?

by Azure

Ask the Experts is your chance to get your wedding questions answered by an entire panel of wedding professionals and experts. To ask a question write asktheexperts@onewed.com This week, a bride writes: Dear Ask the Experts, Every...

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Featured Wedding: Amy and Allan

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Danielle Murphy Photography Allan and Amy were married at the historic Inn at St. John, in Plymouth, Michigan. The Inn opened as a Seminary in the 1940's and for 40 years served the Catholic Archidocese of Detroit. The...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Are All Thank You Notes Created Equal?

by Azure

In this week's Ask the Wedding Maven column, a wedding guest is confused about the thank you note she got for her gift. Learn the Wedding Maven's thoughts on saying thank you and Chicago's weird food habits! Do you need wedding advice?...

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The Plunge: Hoodwinking the In-Laws, Dos and Don’ts for Handling Your New Family

by Azure

If you're looking for ways to get your groom move involved in wedding planning, you might want to give him some information written specifically for HIM. That's why every other week our friends at The Plunge are giving us columns for our new...

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Recycled Bride: Green Your Nest

by Azure

About Recycled Bride 4 easy ways to bring sustainability into your marital home Every week in this space, I bring you the latest trends and tips to turn your white wedding green. But what about showing love for the planet after the big...

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Wishpot’s Favorite Trendy Wedding Accessories for 2010

by Azure

This month Wishpot brings you our favorite wedding accessory trends for the new year! From retro veils to chunky jewelry, we are loving all of these fun creative ways to make your wedding more fashionable and modern! When it comes to...

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Dessy Style Board: Black Tie Affair with a Red Carpet Twist!

by Azure

Did you see Kate Hudson at the Golden Globes? She looked stunning, and it turns out… her white Marchesa gown was actually from the designer’s bridal collection! Her look at the Globes inspired this Dessy-Pantone style board- a Black...

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Wednesday Winner’s Wishlist: Giveaways, Discounts & Contests

by Azure

Still trying to decide on a Valentine’s Day present for your guy? Check out some of these great ideas! First of all, there’s our Savvy Steal this week, which is really a gift for you both: $100 gift certificate for lingerie from the...

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Which Wedding Video Style is Right for You?

by Azure

View on ExposureRoom View on ExposureRoom In this article, Damon Dietz of Absolute Media Productions talks you through two different styles of wedding video, and helpfully provides you examples of each. The first is documentary, the second...

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Stunning, On Trend Wedding Invitations from Jean M!

by Azure

How many of you lovely brides-to-be have checked out the wedding invitations from Jean M? If you haven't, head on over to the Jean M site! They have a fantastic selection, with lots of On Trend styles to choose from! Pocket style...

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Featured West Palm Beach Wedding: Nicole and Nick

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Kristen Weaver of Kristen Weaver Photography I had the pleasure of working with eclectic couple Nick and Nicole Mihelich on January 9th in West Palm Beach. Nick and Nicole began their journey as neighbors, their...

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