Major Black Friday Sale from Blue Nile- 46% Off Bridal Bling for 24 Hours!

by Azure

Mark your calendars and pop a Red Bull in the fridge, because this is one Turkey Day sale you can't afford to miss! For 24 hours (or while supplies last) starting at at the stroke of midnight (EST) on November 26, Blue Nile is offering three stunning jewelry pieces for 46% off! The three items up for grabs... 1. Everlasting Hearts Necklace in Sterling Silver- only $35 (typically $65) 2. Tuxedo Freshwater Cultured Pearl Necklace- only $100 (typically $185) 3. Oval Design Diamond...

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On-Trend Bridal Jewelry: Contemporary and One-of-a-Kind!

by Azure

About Bride Chic One of the most interesting trends we've seen in the past couple years is in bridal jewelry. Wedding day bling is no longer regulated to the basic pearls tradition. Taking it to the max of unconventional, Portland jewelry designerSahila Spaan has premiered her first bridal collection featuring contemporary, sterling silver pieces combined with raw semi-precious gemstones and fresh water pearls. The line includes one-of-a-kind necklaces, earrings, bracelets and...

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Savvy Steals Winner: Timeless Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash.com!

by Azure

The winner of this week's hotly contested Savvy Steal giveaway- the beautiful Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash.com- is... Chiffon G.! Congratulations, Chiffon! You are one lucky girl! Thanks for entering, one and all! Next week, there will be another great prize and another great winner! Have a happy and safe Halloween! *Disclosure: prize provided by Whiteflash.com, a paid OneWed advertiser

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Savvy Steals Giveaway: Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Our Gems Among Us contest just came to a close, but now you have the chance to win another incredible piece of keepsake jewelry for your wedding day! Whiteflash.com, hailed by Kiplinger’s as ‘Lord of the On Line Rings’, is giving one lucky bride a gorgeous pair of 14K Gold Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings. The Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings are perfect for your wedding day... delicate, precious, and dazzling! Opulent Akoya Pearls...

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Engagement Ring Dilemma: Should You Buy Your Own?

by Azure

Recently I was looking at a wedding site and a reader wrote in with a question. She wanted her boyfriend to use her grandmother's ring as an engagement ring. She was having trouble figuring out how to give him the ring to give back to her. The whole question confused me. I think she should just wear her grandmother's ring as her ring and have her boyfriend provide an engagement ring. To me, the symbolism of an engagement ring is that someone is offering you a ring as a gift. It...

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Sweet and Sparkly Savvy Steal Giveaway!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week’s Savvy Steal giveaway is comprised of two fabulous parts! First, the perfect bridal earrings to compliment your wedding day look! The Genevieve Cubic Zirconia Earrings from Anna Bellagio are the ideal size & sparkle for almost any bride-to-be. Whether your wedding hairstyle is a sleek updo or an alluring all down ‘do, these delicate pavé set drop earrings are just what the doctor ordered! And second, a suite of...

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Question of the Week: Would You Rent Your Wedding Day Jewelry?

by Azure

A lot of brides like their "something new" to also be their something "bling!" But there's a growing trend toward saving money on that statement necklace by making it not something new, but something borrowed. Sites like Adorn.com let you rent wedding day jewelry. Would you consider it? Would you rent your wedding day jewelry?

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Vintage Bridal Necklace Giveaway: We Have Our Winner!

by Azure

Our Vintage Necklace Giveaway with Recycled Bride is over, and a winner has been chosen! 262 brides entered to win, so we used random.org to generate a random number between 1 and 262. And the winner is... #148, Lacy H! Lacy's going to be wearing this beautiful vintage Trifari necklace on her upcoming wedding day. Here's what she had to say about why she wanted to win the necklace: Gorgeous! I love the vintage details on this necklace. I am going for a very rustic elegant feel for...

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Vintage Bridal Necklace Giveaway!

by Azure

Win Eco-Chic Vintage Jewelry from RecycledBride.com and OneWed! What could be more elegant than some sparkly vintage bling to dress up your big-day style? This signed vintage Trifari necklace is perfect for a bride or bridesmaid, and we're giving it away to one lucky winner! Trifari is one of the world's most famous and sought-after vintage costume jewelry makers, and this necklace is a great example of their exquisite, timeless designs. It's made of incredibly sparkly rhinestones...

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Turn Something Old Into Your Something New: Refashioned Bridal Jewelry And Accessories!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Renee Pawele, CEO & Creative Director, Renee Pawele Bride Everything Old is New Again! So your great aunt is hoping that you will wear her pearls, while your mother-in-law would just love for you to wear her veil, but your bridal style is more than decades different than theirs. What’s a bride to do? Simple – make old new again! Refashion vintage pieces or even leftover scraps from alterations into new accessory pieces that perfectly suite your look. DIY...

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