7 Lovely Lace Wedding DIYs

by Azure

It's no secret that brides love lace! Lace is romantic, exudes old world elegance, and has always been a favorite among wedding dress designers. To help you get your DIY on, here are five of our favorite wedding do-it-yourself projects incorporating lace or lace-looking doilies: 1. Lace escort card display 2. Lace and feather fascinator 3. Pink parasol doily drink stirs 4. Doily confetti cones 5. Monogrammed hoops 6. Doily & cupcake wrapper garland 7....

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Tulle and Lace for Your Romantic I Do’s

by Azure

Have you ever thought about tulle and lace for more than your dream wedding dress? I was chatting with Indiana wedding planner Kim King Smith last night, and asked about what trends she's seeing in what brides-to-be ask for. She mentioned the romantic pairing of tulle and lace for wedding reception tabletops and decor details, and I must admit I was intrigued and inspired! Sheer, feather light tulle mixed in with vintage lace adds an ethereal, elegant quality to your overall...

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Lace and Organza, the Magic of Alice Padrul

by Bride Chic

Alice Padrul is a true romantic when it comes to creating bridal fashion.  I've loved this particular designer's work for so long, finding her use of laces and the fabrics she works with downright inspiring. Luckily if you hail from Chicago (like OneWed's editorial director) you can find these magnificent bridal gowns in her flagship salon in the West Loop neighborhood.  She also does the most out of this world custom work well-worth checking out!

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3-step DIY wedding project using mason jars

by Azure

  Now that you know all the fabulous ways to incorporate mason jars into your wedding (thanks to our oh-so-lovely guest blogger, Chandra of Oh Lovely Day), it's time for a little DIY wedding project!   In this simple 3-step tutorial, we'll marry vintage chic mason jars with romantic lace, and light them up with flickering candles.  Let's jump to it, shall we? Shopping list + mason jars + thick lace ribbon or strips of lace + spray adhesive + twine +...

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7 Wedding Dress Trends for 2012

by Azure

Finding the perfect wedding dress is no easy feat.  And these days, there's no shortage of drop-dead-gorgeous bridal gowns.  And while your wedding day look should be timelessly beautiful, don't be afraid to incorporate an on-trend touch. Take a look at 7 of the hottest trends for 2012 wedding dresses: 1. Sleeves: Flutter, cap, three-quarter length and more, 2012 dresses are billowing with sleeves.  This trend is especially great for brides who're slightly self conscious...

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Vintage-Inspired Bridal Caps by Twigs & Honey

by Azure

You can't go wrong with a bridal headpiece from Twigs & Honey. Don't believe me? Just check out this Twigs & Honey feature from the start of 2011. Twigs & Honey has added a new style of bridal head chic to their already swoon-worthy collection, bridal caps! These pieces are perfect for vintage and bohemian brides... delicate, feminine and beyond romantic! And the photos, shot by Elizabeth Messina, capture the essence in the most perfect way! My favorite is the vintage-inspired...

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2012 Wedding Dresses by Manuel Mota

by Azure

The fabulous folks at Pronovias sent me discs with images of the new 2012 wedding dresses. Manuel Mota (a Pronovias designer) has always been a favorite of mine, so I couldn't wait to check out his latest bridal creations! I popped in the disc and started checking out the 2012 Manuel Mota collection. Honestly... about halfway through I was giddy as a school girl! OMG, these dresses are GORGEOUS!!! And if you're a fan of the sleeved wedding dress trend or sheer illusion necklines,...

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San Patrick Wedding Dresses, 2012

by Azure

Sophisticated, elegant and enchanted, the San Patrick 2012 wedding dresses are to-die-for! Since 1964, San Patrick has been creating beautiful bridal gowns for all types of brides. With five distinct collections, from Ballgown to Glamour, there is no shortage of swoon-worthy styles! San Patrick gowns feature loads of romantic lace and other decadent details like cascading ruffles, featherlight petal applique, statement cap sleeves and perfectly pleated bodices. Paired with a...

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Sleeved Wedding Dress Inspiration- Legends by Romona Keveza

by Azure

Kate Middleton set the sleeved wedding dress trend on fire with her classic Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen royal wedding dress. And now our favorite designers, like Romona Keveza, are catering to the unique tastes of today's brides with sleeved dresses in a variety of styles. Romona Keveza dresses have a feminine fluidity and figure-flattering style unlike anything we've seen. And we've adored the designer's more budget-friendly bridal line, Legends by Romona Keveza, since it...

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Float Down the White Aisle with this Wedding Dress Designer!

by Azure

Have you met Pepe Botella? I had not... but once I discovered this killer Spanish designer, I couldn't wait to share! Pepe Botella bridal gowns exude a style similar to the styles of Aire Barcelona and Pronovias. And you already know that I love me some Aire Barcelona and Pronovias! Romantic, feminine and eye-catchingly beautiful, Pepe Botella has stolen a piece of my heart! Just check out all this lovely. Don't you adore the multitude of different styles and silhouettes, each...

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