I Do or I Don’t to a Button Bridal Bouquet?

by Azure

Brooch bouquets have been trending for some time now. And we still can't get enough of these vintage chic alternative arrangements! But antique brooches aren't the only things that can come together beautifully to create a memorable wedding bouquet... just take a peek at these lovely button bridal stunners to see what I mean! Just like brooch bouquets, button bouquets last forever, giving the bride a beautiful keepsake she can treasure years down the road. And since this...

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What An Awesome Wedding Shooter Can Do

by Bride Chic

On my Bride Chic Blog I have a once in a while series I run called, Awesome Shooters where I post about some really off-the-charts wedding photographers that are so great, I want to scream their virtues off rooftops! Recently I had the honor and good fortune to work with a very gifted fashion and wedding photographer named Joy Strotz. These inspiring images were taken during a shoot we did for Ceremony Magazine back in August of 2012 at The Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga,...

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Wedding Flowers by Color: Find Your Perfect Blooms, and DIY Them if You Dare

by Azure

Wedding flowers, wedding flowers, how I love you! And floral geniuses like Kelly Oshiro of Santa Barbara Chic make DIYing gorgeous bridal bouquets and centerpieces look like a cake walk. But remember, Kelly didn't learn all her tricks overnight! So when you embark on your first wedding flower DIY (five fabulous options below!), approach it with a can-do attitude, a good sense of humor, and lots of patience and love! Pink - Delicious and wild, this cascading bridal bouquet is a DIY...

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Edible Arrangements: Wedding Bouquets, Centerpieces & Bouts for the Groom

by Azure

I saw a tweet yesterday about edible bridal bouquets and thought to myself... damn, are brides really taking pre-wedding weight loss to such extremes that they are THAT hungry when the big day arrives?!? I mean, just picture a pristine blushing bride taking a big chomp out of her wedding blooms. Quite a visual, isn't it? But in all seriousness, adding unique elements (not typically considered for wedding flower arrangements) is a great way to pull off the luxe look for less. Why?...

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5 Favorite Bridal Bouquet Ideas for Spring

by Azure

When you think about a dreamy Spring wedding, what does the perfect bridal bouquet look like? Is it light and airy or bold and bright? Monochromatic or multi-hued? Pastel, pink, peach? Just a few different types of blooms or a complete mix? Whatever your vision, I'm sure it's lovely! And today, I'll share my vision with you! Check out my five favorite bouquet ideas for romantic spring brides, then post a comment at the end of this post to share your thoughts! 1- Bright Roses,...

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Splurge Vs. Save: Non-Floral Bouquets & Centerpieces  

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Hey, brides! Do you know what’s cheaper than fresh wedding flowers? Paper. I’m a big fan of crafty brides, and I love to see what a gal with a little DIY ingenuity can do. Broke-ass brides can save a ton if they opt to replace wedding staples like bridal bouquets, nosegays, and centerpiece arrangements with pretty paper flowers. Origami, anyone? On the flip side, there are some other handmade options that are totally AMAZING, but not necessarily any cheaper than using a florist....

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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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Three DIY Flower Projects for Your Romantic Wedding Ceremony

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Are you saving the majority of your wedding flowerbudget for the reception decor? Well, you can still walk a stylish aisle with gorgeous DIY floral accents that add a little something special and don’t cost much. Check out these three DIY designs that anyone can create: Project #1: Bridal Bouquet Playing off the pink hues and sparkle in the absolutely beautiful custom linen created by Kirby Rentals we chose a range of pink and...

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Wedding Flower Ideas: Unique Paper Blooms and Bouquets

by Azure

I love a fabulous statement bridal bouquet! And here at OneWed, we're all about putting a unique twist on tradition. Fresh wedding flowers are gorgeous, but they're also pricey. If you envision a wedding day rich with beautiful blooms, you may want to consider incorporating non-fresh flowers. Paper flowers can be budget-friendlyand eco-friendly, and I was blown away by some of the creations in Etsy's wedding shop! Hopefully these photos will inspire you! And check out the list...

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Wedding Flowers, Bridal Bouquets and Centerpieces to Inspire You

by Azure

Wondering what types of wedding flowers are right for you? The choices are endless, and I've found TONS of wedding flower eye candy to get your creative juices flowing! First, let's take a look at the 10 most popular wedding flower types: 1. Calla Lily 2. Casablanca Lily 3. Gardenia 4. Hydrangea 5. Lilac 6. Lily of the Valley 7. Orchid 8. Rose 9. Stephanotis 10. Tulip Now that you know the most popular wedding blooms, your job of selecting the perfect flowers is a bit easier. ...

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