Dessy Style Board: Backyard Rustic Chic

by Azure

According to the experts (and included in our Top Trends for 2010), brides will be kicking off their 4" heels, letting their hair down, and planningdown home weddings that are long on comfort and charm throughout 2010. You've gotta love the move toward rustic chic affairs, where mom and dad's backyard, or an old barn, are the perfect wedding venues. I adore the freedom this type of wedding offers brides and grooms- as you start with a blank canvas of natural beauty, and dress it up...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Two Fab Prizes From Exclusively Weddings!

by Azure

Wondering who this week's Savvy Steals winner is?? The beautiful Austrian Crystal Toasting Flutes and adorable Damask Tote from Exclusively Weddings go to... Joey Y! Congrats, Joey!! Don't forget to share your engagement story with Exclusively Weddings for a chance at 10 awesome prizes! And our Dessy Style Board Challenge is coming to a close in a week, so send us your best Dessy-PANTONE Style Boards!! *Disclosure: prize provided by Exclusively Weddings, a paid OneWed advertiser ...

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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! We'll be sending you a $100 gift certificate to use for sexy Cosabella lingerie! I'll bet your fiance is going to love this one! For the rest of our lovely ladies, don't forget to create your Cosabella bridal registry. Once you do, they'll send...

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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 Tie affair with a red carpet twist. The classic duet of black-and-white is perfect for creating a formal, downtown-chic vibe at your wedding, and works for any season! Loving some of the items in this style board? While Kate Hudson's head-to-toe...

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Last Chance to Enter an Amazing Wedding Giveaway!

by Azure

Registration for our amazing Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway ends this week! If you haven't been paying attention, listen up! The Off-the-Chart wedding giveaway is designed to take care of all those things big and small that don't typically make it on to your wedding budget. When those items come up, it can destroy your budget plans. The grand prize is worth $15,000 and includes: The Off the Chart grand prize includes: • Four Day/Three Night Luxury Included® Honeymoon from...

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Savvy Steals Winner: Vera Wang Signature Scent!

by Azure

And the lucky winner is... n3brown@gmail.com ! Have a fabulous weekend one and all! Don't forget- our Off-the-Chartfree wedding giveaway (worth a whopping $15,000) closes on Jan. 31st. So only a little over a week left to enter, by creating a Wedding Pre-Party for you and your fiance! You'll get one additional entry for every guest who joins your Wedding Pre-Party, too, so get busy if you are vying for a wedding that is Off-the-Chart! And send us your best Dessy-PANTONE style...

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Here Comes the Guide: The PANTONE WEDDING Color Guide from Dessy!

by Azure

PANTONE and Dessyhave done it again! Just yesterday, the match made in heaven that is Dessy-PANTONE announced their PANTONE WEDDING color guide. This fan deck includes all of the 194 colors for Spring 2010, is chromatically arranged by color family, and is small enough to fit in your purse! You know what that means... take this baby with you to the bridal shop, florist, or wedding venue, and nothing will stand in the way of achieving your perfectly color-coordinated wedding! So...

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Perfect Wedding Color Palette? There’s an App for That!

by Azure

Happy Monday! Ever since we started our Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge I've been obsessed with color palettes and how Dessy makes finding colors that work together easy. But, last week I got a new iphone, and now I have a new obsession, figuring out how to turn it into a bride's best friend. Here's one way, the Pantone Wedding app! You can use it to help you come up with the perfect color palette, and share that palette with your groom,bridesmaids, florist, or other wedding...

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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 for your romantic Valentine’s Day weekend!) - You must use at least three Pantone colors in each style board submitted - Boards will be judged based on two main criteria… 1. The beauty of the board, AND… 2. The best color palette The grand...

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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 tool this month. There was one board that stood out, because of its creativity, attention to detail, and fun, vibrant theme! The winning board was submitted by Nicole B, and had a rad Beatles-theme going on! Below is a little description from our...

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