Walk Down the Aisle with Vogue’s 2011 Wedding Guide

by Azure

Vogue epitomizes high-fashion style and to celebrate 2011 wedding season, Vogue.com has unveiled its very first wedding guide! Curated style picks for our trend-setting brides, you'll find dazzling engagement rings by Tacori and Harry Winson, to-die-for wedding dresses by Monique Lhuillier, Carolina Herrera and YSL, chic wedding reception ideas, killer looks for your bridesmaids and so much more. And those Chanel wedding shoes with the crystal clear heels and feather-adorned Oscar de...

Read Article »

Wedding Planning Timelines: Invitations and Stationery

by Azure

Within your long wedding planning checklist, many of the major tasks have their own timelines and to do's. When it comes to your wedding stationery, picking the perfect design is just one of the many tasks. But the real fun begins as soon as the engagement ring is on your pretty little finger! We know it can be overwhelming thinking about all that needs to happen leading up to your wedding day. Use this wedding stationery timeline to stay on track and stress-free! You're engaged! ...

Read Article »

5 Ways a Wedding Planner Can Help Save You Money

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Gabi Gesch from BravoBride.com It’s almost a year away. I’m starting to try on wedding dresses and he’s finally putting his side of the guest list together. Planning a wedding may be some women’s dream, but as men like to put it, 'Just tell me when to show up.' As my fiancé and I start to discus details of the big day, the more I dread the stress of planning everything. From caterers to reception sites, I scour the Internet for information and ask...

Read Article »

How Does Your Wedding Budget Measure Up?

by Azure

We've got budgeting on the brain. And we'd love to hear how yourwedding budget compares to standard wedding budget breakdowns. The pie chart above shows one suggested wedding budget breakdown and the details are below: • Wedding Reception- 40% (including venue rental fee, catering, alcohol, & cake) • Flowers & Décor- 9% • Photography- 9% • Music & Entertainment- 9% (70% of which should go towards the wedding reception) • Stationery- 5% • Videography- 5% • Bridal...

Read Article »

Wedding Decor Ideas- Vintage Romance, Antique Charm

by Azure

How romantic is this wedding color palette? I adore the feminine pastels (peach and blush pink) with the organic, natural tones (light sage and canvas). And vibrant coral provides the perfect pop of color! This vintage chic wedding color palette is perfect for Spring or Summer I Do's. Especially if you choose an outdoor wedding venue! If you're a bride who loves antique finds, Anthropologie style and soft hues, get inspired by this charming palette! We hope you love it as...

Read Article »

Summer Wedding Ideas by Color Palette: Grey and Beige

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Sophisticated. Simple. Soft. There is subtle power in this wedding color palette: romantic café latte with a warm slate. If your man is the strong silent type and you are polished with a flair for fashion this could be the color chart for your wedding day. The wedding stylists at FiftyFlowers.com were inspired to create this pretty bouquet using pussy willow, stock and roses. The result is a pretty, feminine bridal bouquet that...

Read Article »

Enlist Bridesmaids and BFFs for Wedding Planning Help

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Gabi Gesch from BravoBride.com Although OneWed.com is poised to change all this, wedding planning can be extremely stressful for the bride and groom. Thankfully, family and friends are usually there to lend a helping hand when needed. Here are five ways those closest to you can make your big day a little less stressful and a lot more memorable. 1. Invitations: Whether you are purchasing them or going DIY, your friends are the perfect staff to help you stamp,...

Read Article »

Best Modern Wedding Blog: Q/A with Hot Pink Brides!

by Azure

We asked you to vote for the Best Wedding Blogs of 2011 and you named Hot Pink Brides the best modern blog of this wedding year. Today, Tabitha of Hot Pink Brides shares her wedding planning& style secrets. Enjoy!! 1. Describe the aesthetic of your blog in 3 words Glamous, modern, rockin' 2. Most important advice for brides? • Once your day arrives there isn't much you can do so just relax and enjoy every moment. It will go by quickly so soak it all in! • Make sure you eat a...

Read Article »

Spring, Summer Wedding Inspiration: Citrus Color Palette

by Azure

A bright wedding color palette is perfect for Spring and Summer weddings. And this citrus-inspired palette (featuring coral, lemon, tangerine and a pop of lime) is cheerful, vibrant and contemporary. Citrus Wedding Inspiration by SavvyScoop featuring a pleated dressBiba maxi dress, 725 GBPMadewell pleated dress, $185Suede pumps, $128Moyna Handbags flower handbag, $198Kate Spade layered necklace, $275Amrita Singh drop earring, $40Barneys New York Floral Bow Tie, $75Citrus Mum Decorative...

Read Article »

12 Charitable Wedding Ideas from a Best Bridal Blogs Winner!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by The Charity Wedding, named Best Blog for a Cause in OneWed's Best Wedding Blogs 2011 competition! There are a few short moments after you get engaged of pure happy bliss. And then you start the actual wedding planning... and stress begins to flood your mind. That's how it was for me anyway and why I came to the conclusion that I'd have to tweak the process to successfully plan my wedding. I’ve never enjoyed being the center of attention and while I love...

Read Article »