NBA Finals Fun: LA Lakers Inspired Purple, Gold And Yellow Wedding!

by Azure

For All You Sports Fans Out There… I’m a Chicago sports fan through and through. And if there’s ever a Chicago team competing, you better believe I’ll be rooting for my home team. But, just as a New Yorker wouldn’t dare question the skill of the great Air Jordan, I can’t deny crazy talent when I see it. And, in my mind, Kobe Bryant is the best around (along with Lebron and D. Wade… impressed with my basketball knowledge, yet?). Watching Kobe and the Lakers dominate...

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Savvy Steals Giveaway Winner: Vintage-Chic Refashioned Bridal Hair Piece!

by Azure

It's about that time! The winner of this week's fab Savvy Steal- the stunning one-of-a-kind refashioned bridal hair piece from Renee Pawele's Eco Collection- is... Valerie M! Congratulations, Valerie! We hope this gorgeous piece is the perfect compliment to your dream wedding dress! And for all of our readers, we've got a special note from the designer herself... Renee Pawele Bride congratulates the winner of the Savvy Steal. We worked very hard on our Eco Collection and...

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The Man Registry: Look Ma, He Proposed with a Tongue Ring!

by Azure

About The Man Registry Jewelry designer Johnny Brookheart is offering diamond encrusted engagement tongue rings. Yes... diamond tongue rings. It's part of a new trend called alternative engagement. Call me a traditionalist, but isn’t this a bit much for the engagement? I’m all for expressing yourself, but is this really the right forum? A huge part of the proposal process is asking her parents’ permission and gaining their trust. It’s going to be hard to look your future...

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Savvy Steals Giveaway: Win This Drool-Worthy Vintage Bridal Hair Accessory!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Eco-friendly has truly become eco-chic! As green weddings gain popularity, a fabulous way to go green is with vintage or refashioned bridal accessories. You’ll knock out your “something old”, and feel like the most beautiful bride, inside and out! And you can’t go wrong with bridal accessories that are truly one-of-a-kind. For this week’s Savvy Steal, we are going eco-fabulous and vintage-chic! Renee Pawele is known for...

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Featured Virginia Wedding: Christy and Matt

by Azure

Featured Wedding by GrantDeb Wedding Photographers When Matt popped the question in Florida, and Christy accepted, she signed herself up for the daunting task of planning a wedding 13 hours away! Despite a tight wedding budget, Christy was determined not to sacrifice style for her wedding! To create the wedding of her dreams without breaking the bank, Christy rallied the troops (her mom and closest friends) to help with the planning, and it was smooth sailing from that point...

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Featured Traditional Hindu Wedding: Sunil and Shobna

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Buffy Goodman Photography Sunil and Shobna's Hindu wedding celebration took place in October, 2009 in Edmonton, Canada. Sunil and Shobna are both incredibly warm and friendly people, and it was heartwarming to see them each share so much joy and laughter throughout the 3 days of pre-wedding celebrations. Hindu weddings typically span 5 or 6 days, and the days leading up to the actual marriage include several celebrations at the homes of both the brides parents'...

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Featured Engagement Session: 1940s Rat Pack Vibe!

by Azure

We don't typically cover engagement sessions on the blog, but in my mind, this sassy vintage e-session is definitely blog worthy! And, it totally jives with a few of our Top Trends for 2010- brides catching vintage fever & screwing the trends in favor of expressing your individuality! Take a look at these pictures by Kelly Hornberger Photography. Isn't it exciting to see an engagement session like this? Historically, when I think "e-session", I'm thinking boring couples shots, an...

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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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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 and affordable items for your big day! Amanda Pearl has beyond-gorgeous earrings, necklaces, bracelets and headbands! In 2009, we saw a lot of bridal necklaces that incorporated lovely ribbon, and Amanda Pearl does it right! The necklace above is...

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Hot Hue of 2010: Cobalt Blue Wedding Inspiration!

by Azure

A little birdy told me that Cobalt Blue will be one of the hottest, most requested colors for weddings in 2010. Since keeping our Savvy Scoopers on top of all the latest wedding trends is what we do here at OneWed, here's a little Cobalt Blue, Yellow, and Gold wedding inspiration! Cobalt Blue is a beautiful bold hue that pairs nicely with bright, vibrant tones. Don't select this color palette just because it'll be hot in 2010. But if you are going for a fresh, ethereal vibe at your...

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