An Elegant Affair in Pacific Palisades, California

by Claire

Kim and Mike's classic black-tie wedding was a joyous, sunny celebration. The couple married on the lawn of Bel Air Bay Club under an exquisite white altar on a sunshine-filled day. The Pacific Palisades, California setting was stunning, but the bride, full of smiles and excitement, was even more beautiful. The couple chose a traditional look for their big day, and the clean sophistication of the entire wedding was absolute perfection. From the luxurious white bride's bouquet, to...

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Divine 1920s Real Wedding

by Claire

Erin and John's 1920's-themed wedding in Ventura County, California was exceptional! Each and every one of the handmade details were absolutely spot-on the 1920's theme, and made for a beautifully elegant wedding. I adore Erin's classic pin up and gorgeous makeup, and her vintage, lace dress was perfect. Her groom was also looking quite dapper in a classic black and white tux. Although untraditional, Erin chose a black and white color palette with an accent of light yellow in the...

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Edgy Sophistication from Vera Wang Spring 2014 Bridal

by Azure

Vera Wang is never shy about pushing the envelope with her bridal designs. And each and every season she surprises us. Whether it's an all-red wedding dress collection, or models made up like the walking dead, you can always count on this designer to go against the grain of traditional bridal fashion. For Spring 2014 she did not disappoint, focusing on a chic black-and-white color palette and more minimalist designs. Dramatic and avant-garde details, like opera-length gloves,...

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Black Tie Remix for the Blushing Bride

by Azure

I've always been a fan of black + ivory (classic black + white's warmer twin). And when you throw in a little bit of lace, texture, and romantic blush pink, it's the ultimate for an updated black tie wedding. Just check out the style board above, inspired by a Charlotte wedding at The Duke Mansion captured by Kristin Vining Photography. Isn't it sophisticated elegance at its finest? The bride wore a blush pink wedding dress with killer Valentino pumps, and her groom looked dapper...

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Wedding Inspiration: Black, White, and Ruffly All Over

by Azure

Add a touch of femininity to a sophisticated wedding color palette of chic black and white with texture-rich ruffles! From classic wedding cakes featuring tiers of scrumptious ruffles, to decadent white, ruffly wedding dresses and ruffle-adorned gowns for your 'maids, we've got plenty of inspiration to get you started! Black, White + Ruffles Style Board credits: Jana Williams Photography via Style Me Pretty; Elizabeth Messina via Style Me Pretty; BHLDN heels; Belted LWD; Cake via...

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Dress Your Wedding in Polka Dots

by Azure

After seeing these beautiful, airy gowns from Red Doll's Spring/Summer 2012 collection, I became a bit polka dot obsessed. Prints and patterns are more popular for weddings than ever before, and I love the idea of incorporating pretty polka dots into your white aisle style or wedding decor. Would you consider wearing a polka dot wedding dress? This adorable offbeat bride did... And if a dotted wedding dress is too daring for you, how about polka dot dresses for your...

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Gilded Black and Ivory Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

I was inspired by the gilded gowns gracing the Spring 2012 Fashion Week catwalks! From Jenny Packham to Carolina Herrera to Reem Acra, our favorite bridal designers left onlookers swooning with their glittery golds and sparkling metallics. I started thinking how gorgeous a black and gilded wedding color palette would be... perfect for sophisticated downtown I Do's and elegant black tie receptions. Instead of traditional black and white, we love black and ivory, cream and...

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Modern Black & White

by Brooklyn Bride

Sometimes I can get really inspired by interiors (probably because it's my day job)....after seeing this door, it screamed for a modern black and white wedding inspiration board.  Super sleek, super chic, and I love the tiny touch of green from the bouquet. Inspiration  |  Dress  |  Favors  |  Invitation  |  Cake  |  Bouquet

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Black + White Wedding with Bold/Gold Pops

by Azure

If you're familiar with OMG I'm Getting Married, you already know that this bridal blogger, Alexis, knows her stuff! She dishes chic, sophisticated and unique wedding inspiration daily, and tied the knot in September. When I feasted my eyes on her gorgeous UK wedding, I could not wait to share! You can find the full scoop on all the lovely wedding details here. And below, what I love most about these incredible I Do's! A divine wedding dress: OMG I'm over the moon for this...

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Ten White Wedding Bouquets

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Simple and elegant are two of the most popular words to describe your wedding. Recent bride, Katharine Waterman, envisioned just that and created a collection of white bouquets for herself and all nine bridesmaids! Katharine’s wedding flowers are the perfect example of how simple can also mean unexpected, refreshing and absolutely stunning! Katharine chose a unique bouquet for each maid – it’s the ultimate balance between...

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