More Great Color Ideas from Dessy

by Azure

Happy Monday! Do you love color? The Dessy Pantone color fan guide is a beautiful, portable way to communicate your wedding colors and ensure perfect harmony for your wedding look. Chromatically arranged by color family, each color in the color-on-paper fan deck is numerically referenced and named to assist quick color decisions. Designed for portable use, the PANTONE WEDDING™ color guide is ideal for shopping for wedding fashions, and coordinating colors with your wedding...

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The Man Registry: On the Hunt for America’s Ultimate Groom

by Azure

About The Man Registry OneWed brides: Is your fiancé going out of his way to help plan the wedding? Has he gone above and beyond your expectations on how much he would help out? If so, you need to nominate him as the ULTIMATE GROOM in The Man Registry’s #ultimategroom giveaway. With over $1100 worth of prizes on the line, this contest isn’t for the feint of heart. The winning groom will receive a Whiteflash.com wedding band, wedding day accessories from The Dessy Group, a sexy...

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Cue The Drum Roll: January Dessy Style Board Challenge Winner!

by Azure

I am thrilled to unveil the winning Dessy-Pantone Style Board for our January Dessy Style Board Challenge! This lovely inspiration board was submitted by Lesley C., and she chose a beautiful jewel-toned wedding color palette of Ribbon Red, Wild Berry, and classic Black. Because of Lesley's eye for style and design, she's scored $500 from The Dessy Group!!! Love this board? Get the look with the Dessy products below... - For the ladies: Dessy Bridesmaid Style 2749 (shown in ivory)...

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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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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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Two Great Contests that Are Running out of Time!

by Azure

As the year winds down, so do two of our great contests! 1. You have until the end of the day today to submit your Dessy-Pantone style board and enter to win $500 worth of Dessy accessories. Check out some of our past posts on this great contest for beautiful pictures and ideas. 2. For our Chicago readers, you also have until January 4th to win free tickets to see the Preview showing of Leap Year at a downtown Chicago theater! Just answer the question on any ouf our posts about this...

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Retro-Inspired Dessy Style Board!

by Azure

I've always loved retro-inspired wedding decor! The bright cherry, aqua and lime green hues are so rad- perfect for a fun, young & hip couple. What do you think of my retro-inspired Dessy Style board above? Isn't the Dessy Collection, Style 2800, bridesmaid dress in PANTONE wedding color Flame red hot!? Love it! Would you consider a non-traditional color palette like this? What other wedding "themes" are at the top of your list? Let me know in the comment section of this blog-...

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Dessy Style Board Challenge: Winter Wonderland Wedding Inspiration!

by Azure

It's officially winter here in the Windy City- the first real snow fall in Chicago! Waking up to snow-covered cars, streets, and trees got me in the holiday spirit! So, to kick off round two of our Dessy-PantoneStyle Board Challenge, I've created a little Winter Wonderland inspiration board to help get your creative juices flowin'! If you are loving the Dessy items featured in this board, check out the After Six bridesmaid dress (Style 6582), full length Dessy bridesmaid dress...

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Cue The Drum Roll For Our Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge Winner!

by Azure

Phew, this was tough! We received so, so many fab inspiration boards for our Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge! But... we had to pick just one. Our winning board was submitted by Ann R., and we just loved her sunny and chic Dessy style board! Warm pewter grey and buttery yellow- always a winning combination! And isn't the After Six bridesmaid dress featured in Ann's board so fun and girly!? Ann's stylish creativity has scored her $500 in Dessy accessories! Don’t forget,...

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