Ditch the Ring Bearer Pillow for these Unforgettable Alternatives

by Azure

When the played out white satin ring bearer pillow just won't cut it, Etsy delivers big with some totally awesome alternatives for your wedding ceremony! From vintage pick-up trucks (see the photo above) to rustic wood boxes, antique tea cups and books with hidden compartments, you will be blown away by the creativity of these indie designers. I know I certainly was! No matter what style wedding you're planning, there's a ring bearer pillow alternative perfect for you. Take a...

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Memorable Wedding Signs that Do the Talking For You

by Azure

Your wedding day will be a blur, filled with love, laughter, and romance. You'll want to savor every moment, something that may be easier said than done. One of the top regrets we hear from newlyweds is that, between making the rounds to thank guests at the reception, posing for family and group portraits, and fielding questions from vendors and pals, they didn't have the time to really enjoy their special day. Wondering how to avoid this situation? Signage, signage, signage!...

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4 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Ceremony

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Special to OneWed from Rev. Dawn Your ceremony is all about honoring the two of you and celebrating the history and traditions that make you two the beautiful and unique individuals and couple that you are. Instead of going with timeless traditions, why not tread the ceremonial boundaries by crafting some gutsy new traditions of your own? Below, a few tips for giving your ceremony its own unique edge. 1. Venue: Next time you go to a First Friday Art Walk, check out the walls and...

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Ask the Experts: Creating a Ceremony Timeline

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Ask the Experts is your chance to have your wedding planning questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals and experts. If you have a question for the panel write asktheexperts@onewed.com. This week, a bride asks about how to create a timeline for her ceremony. Want to know what our experts say? Helpful Links This Week's Question Ask the Experts Create Timelines and Checklists

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Doing your homework: Finding the right readings for your wedding

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Feeling at a loss about what readings to incorporate into your wedding? Check out this special feature by personalized wedding poet and wedding blogger Chloe’ Yelena Miller for some great ideas. My favorite wedding reading was a passage from The Little Prince about slowly and patiently taming a fox. What's yours? Let us know in the comments!

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