Head Chic for December Brides

by Bride Chic

Not wanting to bother with the traditional veil for your winter wedding? Think that a crocheted cloche or fascinator might be just the twist of chic you need to create a look all your own? I fell for these gems from Green Trunk Designs, perfect if you're planning to sport a knit dress or crocheted ensemble. And if you'll be getting into a wool or fur cape or coat, any of these would top off the look you're creating nicely...

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The Crocheted Wedding Dress

by Bride Chic

Wednesday on Bride Chic I posted about a woman I knew who hand crocheted her own wedding veil. That was seven years ago and the first crocheted veil I'd ever laid eyes on. Fast forward to Fall 2014 Bridal and not only are crocheted laces trending as trims on wedding dresses, check out some of these allover crocheted creations. That is, as in, completely crocheted! I never imagined there were so many jaw-dropping styles both new and vintage. I began perusing through these...

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Paper Flowers for Eco Chic Weddings

by Brooklyn Bride

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it, and I've got paper flowers on the mind! After all, they'll last forever, you never have to water them, and they're just awesome. They ALSO happen to make great decorations for your wedding....sure, they're a little time consuming to DIY, but they'll really make a lasting impression on your guests. Two Etsy shops that have absolutely BEAUTIFUL paper fleurs are Frances & Francis and The House that Lars Built  (you should check out...

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5 Mossy DIYs to Beautify Your Wedding

by Azure

There are SO many ways to use moss to beautify your wedding ceremony and reception decor. And when you incorporate mossy touches throughout your big day, you can go green and save big on your wedding budget, too! Here are five fabulously mossy wedding DIYs definitely worth trying: 1. Mossy Messages scrawled on the wall of your venue will mesmerize wedding guests! Learn how to DIY the moss paint here, and be sure to check with your venue before embarking on this DIY journey. 2....

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A Great Day for a… Hemp Wedding

by Azure

Why? Because it's 4/20! And thanks to fellow OneWed'er (and Pinterest master), Faye, I didn't make like a pot head and forget the date. Hope you like this fun wedding inspiration board featuring hemp and other eco-friendly/hippie-friendly treasures! Plus a few more hemp lovelies below!  

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Like it Rough, Love these Engagement Rings

by Azure

It's no secret that I love Diamond in the Rough engagement rings! I've been a smitten kitten since discovering them, and have a serious Twitter crush on @DiamondDossier! What I love about DITR engagement rings is that they are truly one-of-a-kind, and turn heads every single time. Wrap a rough-cut milky diamond with bands of sparkly micro pave, and you've got one stunning engagement ring that will spark ring some serious ring envy! Are you DITR obsessed just like us? What do...

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Wedding Guest Welcome Bags from Maptote

by Brooklyn Bride

If a lot of your guests are coming from out of town and you're providing gift bags for their hotels, they might as well be from Maptote because you seriously will not find anything cuter! Made in Brooklyn, they've been around for a while, but only now are they introducing even MORE customizable options and better yet, adorable pins!  They've also expanded their city list to include many more from around the world.  No doubt they will make the perfect keepsake for your guests....

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Rare Finds: Vintage Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands

by Azure

Your engagement ring and wedding band should be as unique and stunning as you! And if your hubby-to-be popped the question with a platinum engagement ring, now until September 12th you can enter to win platinum wedding bands worth nearly $3000! Enter to win on our Facebook fan page! But if you're still searching for the perfect engagement ring, and you're all about one-of-a-kind, you can't go wrong with a vintage piece. Engagement rings from the late 1800's to early 1900's are...

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Eco-Friendly Wedding Dresses take a Turn for the Chic!

by Azure

About Bride Chic I've seen quite a few changes in styles boasting eco-fibers in the last few years, both in bridal and main line fashion. Once upon a time, say twenty years back, green-friendly fabrics looked pretty raw, loosely woven and just a few grades above burlap. Fast forward to 2011 and fiber developers as well as suppliers are getting the message- brides want eco-friendly alternatives but don't necessarily want that tattered, Issey Miyake look anymore. Treatments have...

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Eco-Friendly Wedding Ideas: 4 Ways to Go Green

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Bari Braun ofCustom Ceremonies for Momentous Occasions More and more couples are ‘going green’ on their wedding day, a trend we can’t help but love and embrace. If you’re an eco-conscious couple or just dipping your toes into the green weddings movement, here are some ideas to help you along the way! 1. An Eco-Chic Venue: If you’re planning a warm weather wedding, go green by taking it outside! Getting married outdoors (think beach, park, lake,...

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