Sleeved Wedding Dresses, A-Z

by Azure

Since sleeved wedding dresses have made a major comeback, I thought it only appropriate to dig into all the different types of sleeves that brides can choose from. I was sent a fabulous little book entitled Quest for the Dress by Nancy DiFabbio, and this gem helps you find your dream gown without losing your sanity, friends or groom. The nuggets of wisdom in this book are endless, and I'll be sharing the most valuable pieces of advice over the next few months. But today... we talk...

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5 Stunning Bridal Beauty Trends

by Azure

  Here are five hot hair and makeup trends perfect for 2011 and 2012 brides! 1. Jewel-Tone Eye: Dramatic smoky eyes are making a comeback in a vintage-inspired nod to the roaring 20's.   * DIY how to- start by applying a primer to your lids (to avoid creasing), then use a black eye-liner to draw in around the eye, smudging out with a brush to create the smoky look. Follow with a bright jewel-toned shadow and jet black mascara.   2. Playful Blush, Nude Lips: A new...

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The Kate Effect: Get Ready to do a Double Take at this Gown

by Azure

OneWed is dedicated to helping brides look and feel their best through the entire journey to wed; from the excitement of YES! to the celebration after the I Do's. And everyone knows that hair & makeup and dress & accessories can make or break any girl's swagger. To ensure you look drop dead gorgeous and feel your bridal best, I'm on constant lookout for the latest fashion and beauty styles and trends that I can share with you here on the Savvy Scoop. I pore over fashion and bridal...

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More Metallic Wedding Inspiration for Your Sparkly I Do’s

by Azure

2011 is all about metallics, and OneWed.com's Savvy Scoop delivers more metallic wedding inspiration than one stylish bride can dream of! Last week we posted 8 gorgeous metallic tabletops, but our hankering for gilded gold and sparkly silver was not yet quenched. So here is some of the best metallic inspiration from around the web! Whether you decide to plan a traditional wedding with just a few metallic pops, or a full-on gold-plated soiree, these photos are sure to inspire! Will...

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Add Spark to Wedding Decor with Metallics: Part Deux

by Azure

Yesterday we featured four inspiring wedding reception tabletops that incorporate on-trend metallics. And today... we've got four more unique styles to make your heart skip a beat! Click HERE to see tabletop styles 1-4, then check out today's stunning setups. Once you're finished, tell us which of the eight metallic-adorned wedding reception styles are perfect for you! 5- High, Low Wedding flower centerpieces and decorations of alternating heights can give any reception tablescape...

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Metallics Add Spark to Your Wedding Reception Decor!

by Azure

Wedding decor inspiration shoot byKate's Lens Photography We predicted that metallics would be hot for 2011 weddings. Not to pat ourselves on the backs or anything, but... we were spot on with this particular wedding trends prediction! Metallics can be incorporated in a variety of ways, from your wedding dress and accessories to your invitations to your chic wedding reception centerpieces. Mary Kate of Kate's Lens Photography shared this incredible wedding table trends editorial...

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3 Timeless Wedding Ring Trends

by Azure

Styling the perfect wedding bands by Alison Rowe, Bridal and Jewelry Expert Shopping for your wedding bands can feel a bit daunting. You are, after all, choosing a ring you will wear for the rest of your life. And you’re asked to make this important decision in the midst of ordering flowers, testing caterers and designing wedding invitations. Lucky for us, there’s a style for every personal preference for her and him. Try finding a basic style you love—it could be as...

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Bridal Beauty, Wedding Style: What’s Trending Now!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Karin Crimmins, owner ofRed Carpet Studios Hello ladies! The 2011 wedding season is in full swing! So let’s talk about what’s trending now in the world of wedding style and beauty! One of the top trends I've noticed on my latest wedding adventures? Having not one, but two wedding dresses. Why the hell not I say!! Embrace your inner princess for the wedding ceremony and live out your fairy tale fantasy by looking totally radiant and beautiful in a bridal...

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La Boheme: Bohemian Bridal Style Inspiration

by Azure

Bohemian style has taken the fashion and wedding industry by storm this year! And never has it looked quite so sophisticated! When I think 'Bohemian', I think peace, love and harmony, making the boheme style perfect for couples' I Do's! Wedding dress designers like Claire Pettibone and eco-chic Adele Wechsler really embody the bohemian aesthetic. Nature-inspired details like 3D floral applique and cascading petals adorn featherlight dresses, while flutter sleeves and empire...

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Elie Saab Dresses: Sleeves, Beads and Sheer Illusion Necklines

by Azure

My obsession with Elie Saab has been well documented. And I'm not the only die-hard fan... of the 300+ wedding dress designers featured in our designer dress gallery, Elie Saab is one of the top three most favorited designers! Every time this incredible designer unveils a new collection, I fall in love just a little bit more. There are so many reasons to love Elie Saab. First, he uses featherlight fabrics, sheer chiffons and sky high slits to give his dresses incredible movement...

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