Recycled Bride: Great Ideas for Bridal Party Giving

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Greener gifts for your best girls & guys! Choosing gifts for your bridesmaids and groomsmen is a fun part of wedding planning. Bridal party gifts show your appreciation for the friendship, support, and...

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Wednesday Winner’s Wishlist: Giveaways, Discounts & Contests

by Azure

How are those New Year’s resolutions going? We’ve got some special deals and steals to help you out. Gaiam is offering 20% off select fitness and yoga essentials. Target has free shipping on health and wellness items and you save...

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Wedding Invitation Trend: Say it with Color!

by Azure

Dear Brides, You are cordially invited to have stylish and fashionable invitations for your wedding! Invitation designer Rachel Clemnti of Invitation Chef filled us in on the top trend that she’s been seeing and it’s COLOR! Rachel...

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Lovely Bridal Jewelry and Hair Accessories!

by Azure

Once you've found the perfect wedding dress, it's time to complete the look! With all of the bridal accessories out there, it's not always easy to know where to start. There are a few online bridal accessory retailers that have beautiful...

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Featured Wedding: Melinda and Bryan

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Anne Nunn Photographers Melinda and Bryan tied the knot on June 7, 2009 at The Garden in the Woods in Albany, Oregon. They were so in love, and it showed in the quiet moments, the moments that we were so honored to...

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Question of the Week: Do You Like Wedding Themes?

by Azure

Yesterday we saw an amazing Steampunk wedding cake. Lately, I've seen a lot of wedding dresses like the one here that definitely have a theme. It got me thinking about wedding themes. What do you think when people say "wedding theme"?...

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Dessy Style Board Challange: Take Three for January!

by Azure

Hello lovelies! For this month's Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge, we are doing things a little bit different! Let me break it down... - You have until Friday, February 12 to submit your best style boards (right before you check out...

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December Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge: And The Winner Is!

by Azure

It was tough (to say the least) to select the winner of our December Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge! There were so many fabulous boards submitted, and it was clear that our brides-to-be got much more savvy with the Dessy style board...

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Boudoir Photography

by Azure

Boudoir Photography has gained popularity in recent years. Some nearlyweds are still a bit hazy on what Boudoir is, and some aren't sure if they'd be comfortable taking the plunge in a racy Boudoir photo shoot. So today (inspired by these...

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Bubbly Bride: Once A Year Honeymoon

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride This might be one of those posts that you read and put aside for after the wedding planning. After the wedding you jet set off to an isolated romantic island where you have earned yourself a week of relaxation together....

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Steampunk Wedding Cake Theme

by Azure

Happy Monday! Although I generally think of myself as well-read, I have to admit that I'd never heard of "steampunk" until I started writing about weddings. As I understand it, steampunk is sort of like Victorian Science Fiction. You...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Dazzling Drop Earrings for One Blushing Bride!

by Azure

This week's Savvy Steal was a huge hit! We loved seeing all of our lovely brides-to-be gunning for the pave-set drop earrings. But there can only be one winner, and the lucky winner is... MK H! And don't forget to check back Monday,...

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Costa Rican Honeymoon: The Perfect Mix of Romance and Adventure!

by Azure

If you and your hubby-to-be want the best of both worlds for your honeymoon, Costa Rica might be the place for you! This week in our advice section, our Honeymoons.com expert shares her wonderful experience at The Pacuare Lodge, located in...

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Rent Amazing Furniture and Decor For Your Wedding Day!

by Azure

Did you know that you can rent fab high-style furniture and decor for your wedding, all online? Taylor Creative offers an exclusive furniture rental collection that allows you to create the perfect wedding ambiance that you've always...

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Bride Chic: Salute To Adrian, The King Of Hollywood Glamour

by Azure

About Bride Chic When Hollywood designers are mentioned, two stand head and shoulders above all others: Adrian and Edith Head. Head of course had flair and that remarkable staying power. In a highly competitive arena, she outlasted just...

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Unique Proposal Idea

by Azure

How cute a proposal idea is this? Chicago’s Field Museum of Natural History is equally well known for Sue, it’s pet Tyrannosaurus Rex, and it’s beautiful Hall of Gems. Now would-be grooms can arrange to rent a case in the Hall of Gems,...

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Once-Wed Maggie Sottero Wedding Dress For Sale To Help A Couple In Need

by Azure

Wedding dressesare expensive. This we already know. If the purchase of your beautiful, pricey, wedding dress helped out a couple in need, though, wouldn’t the splurge feel a whole lot sweeter? If you are still on the hunt for your...

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Featured Wedding: Heidi and Eric

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Nick Corona Photography Heidi and Eric got married at the Ambassador Campus in Pasadena, CA. They had a beautiful outdoor ceremony, with access to the entire grounds for their pictures after the ceremony. The...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Bridal Shower by Mail?

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question from a well-meaning cousin who wants to know if she can throw a no-show bridal shower. If you need wedding advice, or have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or...

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Queerly Wed: When Religious Family Members Object

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Melissa Johns of QueerlyWed The vast majority of people who object to same-sex relationships and marriage do so on religious grounds. Coming out to such people can be very difficult, depending on how close you are to...

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The Man Registry: Is a Female Best Man Acceptable?

by Azure

About The Man Registry Common perception is that your Best Man and groomsmen should all be guys. And based on 99.9% of weddings, this perception is true. However, selecting the people that are going to be standing next to you on the most...

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Wednesday Winner’s Wishlist: Giveaways, Discounts & Contests

by Azure

Welcome to the Wednesday wrap up of great deals and giveaways. There are still some excellent after-holiday sales to be found. This week’s Savvy Steal giveaway is lighting up the comments board. Check out how you can win these sweet...

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OmniBride, Your One Stop Wedding Search Engine

by Azure

This week’s question of the week revealed that quite a lot of you are spending your precious work hours trolling the Internet looking for wedding information. Wouldn’t it be great if there were a simpler way to find the info you wanted? ...

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Recycled Bride: Beyond the Diamond Ring

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Alternatives to the standard wedding bling for eco-gals and their eviro-men. Have you ever questioned the logic of spending 3 months salary on an engagement ring? Through-the-roof jewelry prices, combined with the...

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