Non-Floral Alternative Centerpieces for Your Wedding Reception

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Billy of Luxe Life Events Grandiose wedding reception tablescapes and centerpieces can come with a very hefty price tag, especially when lots of fresh wedding flowers are used. While planning weddings during these tough economic times, I'm often asked for creative reception decor ideas that are a bit more budget-friendly. Additionally, more and more couples simply want something “new” to wow their wedding guests. As a floral designer (and fanatic), my...

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3 Simple DIY Wedding Centerpieces: Luscious Succulents

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Jennifer McGarigle of FloralArt Succulents have a lot going for them. First, succulent arrangements can be made long before the “day of.” If you’re doing your own wedding centerpieces, this can be a huge time-saving advantage. Secondly, they’re great gifts for your wedding guests to take home that will last for months to come. And finally, succulents are super easy to care for and eco-friendly, too! Here are three chic and simple succulent...

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DIY Wedding Centerpiece Instructions

by Azure

Centerpieces are one of the most popular DIY areas for weddings. Keep in mind though that creating centerpieces can be VERY time consuming, and that to keep flowers looking fresh the centerpieces are best done the morning of the wedding, or the night before (if they can be stored in a refrigerator). If you don't have a lot of willing helpers for the morning of your wedding, or an industrial size refrigerator in which to store the flowers overnight, you should consider a professional...

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Natural, Organic and Rustic- Unique Wedding Florals and Non-Florals by Krislyn

by Azure

Wow! Talk about floral couture! If you're looking for inventive wedding flowers and reception decor inspiration, you must visit Krislyn Design's website! But first, prepare yourself... you're about to enter a fantasy land that will blow you away! The organic goodness of the table centerpiece below is out of this world. How perfect is a vase made from wood, etched with your initials, to personalize your wedding day? And the fact that Krislyn chose to fill the rustic vase with more...

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Bring On-Trend Translucent Elegance To Your Wedding Reception Decor!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Jennifer McGarigle, Founder and Creative Director of FloralArt Exude elegance at your wedding reception with trendy translucent pieces! The Look: A white room provides the perfect backdrop for transparent décor. It allows the subtle shades and lines to be enhanced by space and light. The Wedding Color Palette: While the color is optional, the simplicity of this weightless look suggests a monochromaticcolor palette (orchid pink, ocean blue, or deep coral are...

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To Celebrate Matrimony Monday, New Wedding Planning Tools, Features, Giveaways!

by Azure

To celebrate the biggest online wedding planning day of the year—January 4 2010, known as Matrimony Monday here at OneWed—we have launched all new features, tools and giveaways to help our newly engaged brides-to-be! Here are just a few of the new features you’ll find on OneWed: Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway--$15,000 in prizes! Create a Wedding Pre-Party (the only social wedding planning network—a Private-Facebook for Weddings) and you’ll be entered to win prizes for...

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Perfect Wedding Flowers Shipped to Your Door

by Azure

Wish you could just pick out your bridal & bridesmaid bouquets, centerpieces, corsages and boutonnieres online and have them shipped direct to you or your venue? Well, now you can with the help of OneWed and Weddings by FlowerPetal! It’s easy as 1-2-3. 1. Select the arrangements and quantities of wedding flowers that match your personal style: from classic wedding flower likes peonies, calla lilies, ranunculus and roses to contemporary flowers like anthuriums, orchids, cymbidium...

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It’s A Jaime Thing: A Festival Of Pumpkins & Thanks…

by Azure

About It's A Jaime Thing ...Inspiration For Your Fall Wedding Or Thanksgiving Dinner! With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I thought this would be the perfect inspiration! Check out these floral pumpkins, created by the loved Blooms By Martha Andrews, in sunny California... Imagine using those pumpkins as centerpieces for your holiday get together this year. Or, make one up and bring it as a hostess gift - especially if you're like me and can't cook well enough to bring a...

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Bubbly Bride: Falling into Autumn for your Wedding

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride As the weather turns chilly, kids go back to school and the leaves start changing colors, we begin to see the signs of fall right around the corner. September is here and we are officially ending summer and entering fall. Pumpkins are always associated with autumn and can be used in a variety of ways at weddings. If you are a bride who is considering a fall wedding and wants to incorporate these colorful vegetables, I have a couple of ideas for you! Greet your...

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Bubbly Bride: DIY Wedding Ideas- Wedding Day Wine Corks

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride If you are a wine lover like myself, consider carrying over your passion for wine into your wedding day. Wine corks can be used in a variety of ways to add some style to your big day! If you are well prepared, I suggest simply starting a year out and saving all of your wine corks as you celebrate your upcoming wedding and using these for place cards or decorations. Let your friends and family know your plans and have them start saving their corks, depending on...

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