2011 Wedding Color Trends, Are They Here?

by Azure

Here in Chicago, Fall has just arrived, but in the design world, it's already 2011. Pantone and Benjamin Moore both recently released their hot colors for 2011. Now, none of these color palettes are specifically for weddings, but what do you think? Would you adopt any of these for your wedding? Personally, I love the appropriately named "Farm" palette for an outdoor wedding, and the similar, but more vibrant "Spice" color palette for an urban wedding. Which one is your...

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Newlywed Bedroom Design: Decide On Decor Prior To Setting Up Wedding Registry

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Who's the interior decorator of your newlywed home, you or your fiance? Most of the time the women are the ones responsible for the style and color of the bedroom, although there are some men I've met who have opinions and are very talented in creating an intimate atmosphere. Mostly from the men I hear what they want to avoid having in their bedroom like girly colors, millions of pillows on the bed and photos of you and your girlfriends surrounding him. You have...

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Let Dessy Pantone Color Gallery Inspire You

by Azure

If you followed our Dessy Styleboard Challenge the last few months you know that Dessy has a fabulous tool that lets you create inspiration boards. But that's not all their fabulous Pantone Gallery lets you do. With their Pantone Wedding Gallery you can: • Order Pantone swatches. • Design inspiration boards that show off your favorite colors, styles, and accessories. • Share your inspiration boards with your wedding party and vendors. • Coordinate your colors with Pantone...

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Here Comes the Guide: The PANTONE WEDDING Color Guide from Dessy!

by Azure

PANTONE and Dessyhave done it again! Just yesterday, the match made in heaven that is Dessy-PANTONE announced their PANTONE WEDDING color guide. This fan deck includes all of the 194 colors for Spring 2010, is chromatically arranged by color family, and is small enough to fit in your purse! You know what that means... take this baby with you to the bridal shop, florist, or wedding venue, and nothing will stand in the way of achieving your perfectly color-coordinated wedding! So...

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The Best Make-Up Colors For Dark Skin Toned Brides-to-Be!

by Azure

Dark skinned lovely ladies, don't think we forgot about you! Today, Michelle Lo Conte (of I Do Hair and Make-up) offers up her expert advice on the best make-up hues for you! For Dark Skin Tones, you need a heavier hand when applying make-up. Don’t be afraid of color because what you see in the compact is not what you see on your face! But keep it simple – your skin tone is a fabulous accessory already, and be sure to let the depth and richness of your skin tone...

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High Fashion and Amazing Color Inspiration for your Wedding!

by Azure

Since launching our Dessy/Pantone Style Board challenge, I've been thinking a lot about color. This video, from WedLuxe Magazine, just put me in a beautiful, vibrant, kaleidoscopic frame of mind. It's amazing... a total must-see!! WedLuxe Magazine - Colour Issue from Cloud Nine Creative on Vimeo.

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It’s A Jaime Thing: A Rainbow Of Inspiration…

by Azure

About It's A Jaime Thing ...Colorful Wedding Photography By Erin Hession! It's almost Halloween. How about a little candy? Today I was inspired by a friend who said, "I feel like throwing Skittles at people and telling them to taste the rainbow!" - I know, don't you love it?! Fear not, I won't throw any Skittles at your darling bridal heads. I promise. Instead, let me attempt to inspire you by throwing some colorful eye candy your way! If there is one thing I love about...

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Ask the Experts: Accent Colors

by Azure

In this week's column, our panel of wedding experts talks down a bride a little overwhelmed by her color choices. Here's the question: I am getting married next summer and my colors are black and ivory. I want to keep things classy and I am having a hard time deciding on an accent color(s). Originally I was using red, but that made things a little too Christmas-y for me. Then I chose yellow, coral and apple green but now I'm thinking that three accent colors are too many!...

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NY Sample Sale for the Modern Glamorous Bride-to-Be!

by Azure

Chloe and Reese is a high-end design shop that recently launched an exclusive collection of party and cocktail frocks, Ardour. If you want to steal the show at your engagement party, bachelorette party, or rehearsal dinner, you'll want to check these out. And if you are a New York bride, what better time to scope these fun and flirty numbers than during a Chloe and Reese sample sale! You have from tomorrow until Friday (Sept. 2nd - 4th), between noon and 7pm, to grab a gorgeous,...

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Free Wedding Website: Share your Love Story and Dish your Wedding 411!

by Azure

Have you created your Wedding Pre-Partyfreewedding website? If not, create one today and ease some of the stress of the wedding planning process! Instead of emailing, calling, or snail-mailing your guests to keep them in the loop, share all of those important wedding details on your free wedding website! Think of it as a one-stop-shop for your guests to get the wedding 411! With OneWed's Wedding Websites you can: • Show Your Style: With over 70 design and color combos...

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