Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Wedding Green

by Eco-Beautiful Weddings

Special to OneWed by Katie Martin of Eco-Beautiful Weddings For every vendor you have at your wedding, there are amazing ways to keep it green. However, to get the biggest bang for your eco wedding buck, we're sharing the top five ways to keep your wedding green. Remember that being green is not just about carbon emissions, it is also about keeping things local and supporting the community you live in. Transportation - The key to keeping your wedding as green as possible is to...

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10 Green Tips to Incorporate in Your I Do’s

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner, TheManRegistry.com Want to make your wedding a little more eco-friendly and reduce your environmental impact? Don’t worry; it won’t require getting married in a forest…unless that’s your ideal location, of course. Here are 10 easy ways to green your wedding plans without sacrificing style. 1. Use handmade, recycled or tree-free paper and soy or vegetable-based inks for your wedding invitations. Also choose postcard response cards to reduce...

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15 Eco-Friendly Wedding Invitations

by Azure

You don't have to sacrifice style to plan an eco-friendly wedding!   Etsy provides endless inspiration and must-have bespoke wedding finds. And whether you'd like to go green with your wedding dress, guest favors, bridal bouquet, or wedding invitations, Etsy has got you covered! Once you decide to plan an eco-friendly wedding, a fantastic place to start is with recycled wedding invitations. We're all aware of the damaging impact of weddings on the environment, and eco-chic...

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Eco-Friendly Wedding Flowers for Earth Day: 3 Ideas to Go Green!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Even if you want to be 100% Earth-friendly on your wedding day, there is no need to forgo fresh cut flowers. While it’s true that imported blooms may create a larger carbon footprint, you have options. The key is to ask the right questions to know exactly where your flowers are coming from. Keep an open mind and consider the many varieties of natural greenery to choose from. Simply ask your wedding florist to source flowers and...

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Top Sustainable, Eco-Chic Wedding Trends for 2011!

by Azure

Our fabulous weekly guest blogger, Recycled Bride, is an expert when it comes to eco-friendly weddings! So when I saw her top 11 sustainable wedding trends for 2011, I couldn't wait to share! And it looks like a few of our top 10 wedding trends for 2011 match up perfectly! 1. Diamonds are no longer a girl’s best friend: Since Prince William proposed to Kate Middleton with a sapphire engagement ring, alternative gemstones are all the rage for popping the question in 2011. Brides...

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