9 Ways to Pull Off the Wedding of Your Dreams

by Azure

Wedding planning is hard, especially if you're juggling a full-time job while blissfully engaged. And it's easy to lose sight of what's truly important. In my five years of working with brides, grooms, and vendors, I've picked up priceless nuggets of wisdom on everything from finding the perfect wedding dress, to decorating on a dime. Now as a bride-to-be, I have an even better understanding of the joys and toils of wedding planning, and a new sense of respect for every couple...

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Bridezilla, Meet Bridechilla

by Azure

There's a new bridal sheriff in town, and she's a downright pleasure to work with. Her name is Bridechilla, and she floats through the wedding planning process with style and grace! Defined... Bride • chill • a : a soon to be married lady who is unflappable (cool, calm and collected), equanimous (perfectly poised, dependable and level-headed), and the true antithesis of everything a bridezilla represents. And I think all of us nearlyweds could steal a few pages from...

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13 Tips to Pull Off the Perfect Summer Wedding

by Azure

Summertime is the perfect time for outdoor I Do's! You can check snow, sleet, and frigid temps off your list of wedding planning worries, and count on walking the aisle bronzed and beautiful with the sun shining bright. However, every season, including summer, presents challenges for brides and grooms, but luckily we're here to help you execute the summer wedding of your dreams! If you follow the tips below as you plan your special day, you can sleep easy knowing that just about...

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Five Prize-Worthy Ideabooks From OneWed Brides

by Faye

  The absolute best part about the world of weddings is the endless amounts of creativity and beauty wedding bloggers, dress designers, and OneWed vendors deliver every single day. That’s why we are so excited about Ideabooks, the perfect tool for brides to collect, organize and share their wedding inspiration from all the talented pros featured on our site. But when we launched the #1515giveaway, we had no idea what a creative bunch of brides we have on OneWed! We’ve been...

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5 Things NOT To Forget In The Throes of Wedding Planning

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Source: Style Me Pretty Here's what no one tells you when you're piecing together your dream wedding, years in advance of meeting anyone who even remotely qualifies as husband material: wedding planning is intense. It could very well be one of the most stressful periods in your entire life. No one's going to mention that when you finally get engaged either. (People don't like saying that kind of thing to the bizarrely happy, I suppose.) If you find yourself dealing with a...

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Fun Ideas for a Picnic Wedding Reception

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Late summer is a great time to have an outdoor wedding. Things start to cool down, there's a renewed crispness in the air, and it's the perfect time for a picnic! Wait ... what? Picnic? Wedding? YES. For those of you who are scrambling for casual, fun ideas for a late-summer wedding outdoors, why not have a picnic wedding? Throw some blankets and pillows down on the ground. Scavenge some old picnic tables. Get your caterer to whip up some mini-sammiches and finger-lickin' desserts....

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I’m Obsessed…

by Azure

With The Broke-Ass Bride's rapping Fresh Hubby, Hunter, and the kicka** video he made especially for OneWed! Check it out...

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5 Tips for Crafting the Perfect Signature Cocktail

by Valley & Co.

The signature drink is one of those all-important elements of fun that can stand out at your wedding, if concocted properly. Our couples look to Mr. Valley (aka Nick), to help them create that perfect signature cocktail based on criteria he's narrowed down from their favorite brews, liquors and tastes, as well as the ambiance they're going for at their event, the season and the menu. Signature cocktails can go so wrong and become a waste of alcohol and money if they're not created...

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9 Things NOT to Say to Your Groom

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner, TheManRegistry.com   We’ve all been there. While planning your wedding, you get caught up in the tedious minutia of arranging every last detail of the big day when it happens. You say something to your groom-to-be that you really wish you hadn’t, and a terrible fight ensues. (Of course, eventually, he’ll say something equally insensitive to you – does bridezilla sound familiar?) So how can you keep your composure when the...

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Colin Cowie Shares Wedding Planning Genius

by Azure

...plus the chance to win your dream wedding at The Empire State Building! Photo via Evantine Design   The great Colin Cowie has launched his new planning website, along with an out-of-this-world dream wedding contest! Four lucky couples will win a Valentine's Day wedding ceremony & reception at The Empire State Building, along with a chance to win 100k in cash money! Just think--if you win your dream wedding from Colin Cowie Weddings, and win your perfect honeymoon...

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