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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Chic, Simple Wedding Dresses, Bridesmaid Frocks, And Accessories By J-Crew!

by Azure

J-Crew is such a wonderful addition to the bridal style world! The classic, sophisticated J-Crew style aesthetic is something that many brides-to-be are seeking these days. And with affordable prices, and the ability to order online, it's a win, win, win! These J-Crew wedding dresses are just begging to be amped up with bold, fashion-forward accessories! Since they are so classic and simple, brides can add a fabulous statement necklace, beaded or embellished sash, hot bridal shoes,...

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Bride Chic: Wedding Dress Fashion- The Long And Short Of It

by Azure

About Bride Chic For the bride who wants to have it both ways there's good news: go right ahead. Designers like Reem Acra and Badgley Mischka are adding mini dresses with trains and over skirts to their wedding dress collections, perfect for going from the formality of the wedding ceremony to the revels of reception time... Helpful Links: Wedding Dresses Spring 2011 Wedding Dress Sneak Peek Wedding Dress Designers

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Bubbly Bride: Shopping for Your Wedding Dress Online

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride I have written recently about shopping for your wedding dress and putting it on for the first time and knowing that you have found the dress that you will wear down the aisle. The different fabrics and styles can make a wedding dress feel completely different when on. What if you don’t have time to go shopping, or don’t feel comfortable trying on dresses in front of others? You will be surprised at the high number of brides who shop online for their dress. ...

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Spring 2011Nicole Miller Wedding Dresses Hot Off The Catwalk!

by Azure

Now, the latest Nicole Millerwedding dresses won’t be available until June 30th, but I wanted to give our Savvy Scoopers a little sneak peek! Nicole Miller is known for her feminine, sexy, modern aesthetic, and always creates wedding dresses that are timeless and refined. If you are looking for a wedding dress that’ll fit you like a glove, but won’t overpower you on your big day, Nicole Miller may just be the designer for you! Her newest creations are sophisticated and simple;...

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Styling Tips From Couture Bridal Accessory Expert, Renee Pawele

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Renee Pawele, CEO of Renee Pawele Bride I've had the pleasure of styling many fabulous brides for over a decade designing bridal accessories. I am thrilled to begin sharing my styling tips with Savvy Scoop brides-to-be each month. My first column includes my top tips for selecting the accessories that best suite you. Congratulations, your wedding day will be amazing! Timing -- Surprise! Some accessories also require advance ordering, especially for...

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Bride Chic: Stalking The Look Books- How I Discovered Mikaella

by Azure

About Bride Chic Recently one of my devoted readers sent me photos of her wedding. What a treat! One look at her and I was swept away by the clean lines and fit of her wedding dress. She wore an empire A-line dress by Mikaella, a relatively new label from the Toronto-based design house, Paloma Blanca. What amazes me about these wedding dresses is fit and use of fabric. Above, De Anna looks like she's wearing a second skin, the dress is part of her, moving with her. For the...

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Spring 2011 Bridal Runway: Oscar de la Renta Wedding Dresses!

by Azure

Oscar de la Renta’s flair for the dramatic really comes through in his Spring 2011 Bridal collection! I love how each wedding dress exudes style from a certain era; there are Victorian-inspired pieces, modern architectural creations, and everything in between. And the variation within the collection doesn’t stop there! There are dramatic, frilly ball gowns with skirts so voluminous that they defy logical reason; white structured dresses without a single embellishment or...

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Spring 2011 Bridal Runway: Reem Acra Wedding Dress Collection

by Azure

Reem Acra is one of my favorite bridal designers, and on the red carpet, we’ve seen how much celebs love this designers’ gowns, too! Acra is an expert at fusing traditional, classic style with today’s modern fashions, and there is never a shortage of sophistication in Reem Acra creations. Reem Acra’s Spring 2011 collection covers all the bases in a lovely way. It’s simple and timeless, with romantic details and feminine touches. Whether you are looking for a dramatic ball...

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Eye On Bridal Fashion: Douglas Hannant Spring 2011 Wedding Dresses

by Azure

While we couldn’t make it to NYC for April 2010 Bridal Market, we are keeping a close eye on the newest bridal collections. I'm totally into Douglas Hannant's Spring 2011 collection. What I love about this bridal line? You can't put it into a box and wrap it up with a pretty bow... it doesn't scream one specific style (it's not "romantic", or "modern", or "classic"). Each wedding dress that graced the catwalk was so different than the last, with its own unique style and...

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