Book the right wedding photographer: 9 simple steps

by Azure

Special to OneWed by David of Photos by DSB Step 1- The pickup line: Picking the right photographer is kind of like falling in love. If you’re planning a wedding, falling in love is a subject you should know something about. When you first saw your fiance, something about them caught your eye. You thought, “Wow, how can I get them to talk to me.” Picking the right photographer is sort of similar, except it’s pretty easy to get a photographer to talk to you. A professional...

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Best Bridal Blog by an Industry Expert: Vote for Your Fave!

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You can't beat planning advice and inspiration straight from the horse's mouth. Or should I say, the wedding industry expert's mouth. From wedding planners and stationers to wedding photographers and bridal designers, these top-notch wedding pros share their expertise so generously with wedding planning brides and grooms! The time has come to vote for your favorite wedding blog by an industry expert! 1.100 Layer Cake: Graphic designers Jillian, Amanda, and Kristina form the dream...

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Spring Wedding Style Report: Wedding Band Trends, 2011

by Azure

Today in our Advice section, the experts at Whiteflash.com dish on Spring wedding style and share the top 4 trends in wedding bands for 2011. Take a peek at the hot list, and let us know what you think! Which wedding band trend do you love, which ones could you leave? Don't forget to enter our Diamond Bangle Giveaway before February 25th!! As a little reward for being a loyal Savvy Scoop reader, here's one last chance to score an additional entry into the giveaway. 1. Click HERE...

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Quick Wedding Tips on Being a Good Groomsman

by Azure

About The Man Registry Congrats, it’s official. You’ve been asked to be a groomsman. Now what? If you’re not sure what’s expected of you other than showing up in a tux on the wedding day, read on. Prior to the wedding As a groomsman, your pre-wedding duties will most likely include attending any engagement parties and couples showers, helping the best man plan the bachelor party, picking up your tux or suit a day or so before the wedding day, attending the wedding...

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Wedding Reception Planning: The Do Not Play List

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Marta Segal Block of GigMasters The Do Not Play Song List: Keep it Short Here’s my embarrassing confession of the day. I like the Macarena. It’s not that it’s my favorite song, or I go around requesting it, but I think it’s catchy. Also, as line/group dances go, it’s pretty easy. But, I am not you. You probably hate the Macarena and want it on your “do not play” list for your wedding band or DJ. What else is going on your do not play list? The...

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4 Delicious Wedding Ceremony Decor Ideas

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com 4 Delicious Floral Ideas To Ask Your Designer About This luxuriously dreamy wedding gallery was created by top floral designers at Wendell Design Group to inspire wedding professionals from around the world who attended The Special Event Convention in Phoenix last week. Take a closer look at these luscious wedding ceremony looks that are good enough to eat! 1. Sweet Altar Offering: If you are looking for a spiritual ritual...

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Wedding Budget Spinning Out of Control? Get Back on Track!

by Azure

Is your wedding budget perfectly on track as you plan your dream wedding and complete tasks from your wedding checklist? For most brides... it is not. Whether your wedding budget is keeping you up at night, or you're simply looking for a few good ways to save cash, we've got you covered! Our friends at BravoBride.com offer 5 ways to get your wedding budget back on track today in our Advice section. It's a must-read for anyone planning on a budget! Happy saving!

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Wedding Reception Decor: Styling a Vintage Hollywood Wedding

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Billy of Luxe Life Events How to Style an Old Hollywood Glam, Vintage-Inspired Wedding When styling any wedding with a theme it's important to remember to stay within reason. Style your overall décor with influences from your theme or era, rather than actually having a “themed wedding.” It is much more tasteful to plan your wedding décor with influences from things you love rather than making the focus of your day the “theme” and not you! This week...

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Find Your Dream Wedding Vendors: 6 Things to Know

by Azure

He finally asked. You said yes. You’ve shared the news with your family, friends, and the world of Twitter and updated your Facebook status to engaged. Now the fun part begins – the wedding planning! You’ve bought every bridal book in town, subscribed to 50 wedding blogs (including OneWed’s Savvy Scoop bridal blog), and have asked those close to you for recommendations on wedding vendors. But how can you find quality vendors, within your budget, that are perfect for your...

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How to Pop the Question to Your Groomsmen

by Azure

About The Man Registry You’ve decided which members of your wolf pack will stand alongside you on your wedding day. Congrats—that’s half the battle. But how should you ask them to be part of one of the most important occasions in your life? If you want to go beyond a simple phone call or text (please, don’t), here are a few more creative ideas to consider. Make it a memorable occasion by inviting the guys out for some manly bonding, either over a poker game, at a sporting...

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