The Fine Art of Wearing Ruffles

by Bride Chic

You have to admit the greatest thing about a wedding dress is all those design elements we don't get to flaunt in daily life, and the ruffle taken to wedding dress level is certainly one of the best examples. Ruched is the trendy style on the block, but there are multiple ways to wear ruffles on your big day. Add those skirts rolled into florals and you can start to see that ruffles can be worn head to toe on a bodice, sleeve, skirt or train. Plus, ruffled touches on shoes, purses,...

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2014 Looks for the Alternative Bride

by Bride Chic

What do indie designers have in store for 2014? Offbeat dresses and head chic you will adore! If you're looking for that dress or accessory with a twist of cutting edge, a hint of costume or vintage chic, stop by Etsy rather than the bi-yearly NY Bridal Markets. Artisans  found on this mega site for the creative have the freedom as well as time to explore more inspiring options simply because they produce smaller lines. Below are some trends emerging on Etsy that I just love. Comment...

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Fast Forward Bridesmaids: Reinvent the Dress Post-Wedding

by Azure

About Bride Chic Post wedding, styling is everything! Check out how these bridesmaids' dresses with a just a tuck here and belt there can go just about anywhere after the wedding. If you happen to love rainbow colors and the whimsicality of these dresses, all of these gems could easily be worked into a spring wardrobe and strutted out and about... Which bridesmaid dress do you love? I'm over the moon for the green Pronovias number in photo one, but also adore the pastel...

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Bubbly Bride: Put Yourself in Your Bridesmaid Dress

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride We have all heard the saying "Put yourself in the others shoes." I am suggesting that you put on more than just shoes, and put yourself in your bridesmaid dress! Yes, I am suggesting as a bride that you spend the time to literally try on the bridesmaids' dresses before officially choosing 'the dress'. It is easy to flip through photos and look at dresses on models to pick a dress color/style that you want for your wedding. But you will be surprised, a dress...

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Shabby Apple Dress Giveaway: And The Winner Is…

by Azure

Amanda D.! Congratulations, Amanda! We can't wait to see which chic Shabby Apple frock you select! Please email us at SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your prize! Happy Friday, brides and grooms-to-be! *Disclosure: prize provided free of charge by Shabby Apple

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway: A Chic Spring Dress From Shabby Apple!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway I don’t know about you, but when the warm weather finally rolls in, I am on the hunt for cute, Spring/Summer dresses. Simple and chic sun dresses are essential to your warm weather wardrobe- they make getting dressed a breeze, and can be dressed up or down with your favorite accessories. To help you amp up your warm weather wardrobe, this week’s Savvy Steal is from Shabby Apple. Shabby Apple is known for its unique, figure flattering...

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Celebrity Style To Inspire Your Bridal Look: 2010 Oscars!

by Azure

The red carpet at the 2010 Oscars was full of surprises! Glitz, Glam, and Sparkle Galore! Gold-toned gowns were a popular choice at last night’s Academy Awards. Sandra Bullock’s gold beaded Marchesa dress was very fitting; note the similarity to the Oscar statue she walked away with after winning Best Actress! Cameron Diaz went for the gilded look as well, in a beautiful a-lineOscar de la Renta dress. Miley Cyrus went gold and glittery wearing one of my favorite designers,...

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New York Fashion Week Recap: From Catwalk To White Aisle

by Azure

New York Fashion Week is always a treat! It gives fantastic insight into upcoming fashion trends and hues that'll be hot! The designers' newest collections are also great for inspiring your bridal look. While using your imagination is key (since white is not the primary color floating down the runway), I adore fashion week since it helps brides decide what type of dress is best-suited for them and for their bridesmaids. There were some standout silhouettes this season. Use your...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Custom Dress From Coco Myles!

by Azure

What a great week this was! We launched our Ultimate Proposal Contest, and our Coco Myles Savvy Steal was a huge success! But there can only be one winner, and the lucky winner of the custom dress from Coco Myles is... Brianna Fowler! Congratulations, Brianna! I can't wait to see the gorgeous Coco Myles dress you create! Don't forget to send us a picture! Please email savvyscoop@onewed.com to claim your prize! Have a wonderful weekend, one and all! *Disclosure: custom dress...

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway- Customized Dress from Coco Myles!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Back in May, I uncovered a little gem for brides and bridesmaids- Coco Myles. This site offers a vast collection of uniquely customizable & affordable dresses, most of which cost less than $200! With celebrity-inspired cocktail frocks, mix and match styles, and ideal silhouettes to flatter every figure, you really can't go wrong on the Coco Myles site! Since our #1 Trend for 2010 is “Screw The Trends- Be Yourself”, we thought a Coco...

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