9 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Sweetheart

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Need a Valentine’s Day gift for your (soon-to-be) wife or hubby? Show him or her some love with these fun and romantic gift picks. 1. Custom His & Hers Pilsner Glass Set. Always keep tabs on your drinks with these sleek custom pilsner glasses, which can be engraved with wording including “His Beer/Her Beer", "Mr./Mrs. or Groom/Bride.” A great gift for him, her or both, these glasses make a perfect addition to any home...

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The Best Bridesmaids Gifts: Give Your Girls Your Favorite Things!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Many brides spend a lot of time thinking about how to thank their bridesmaids with the ever popular Bridesmaid Gift. You want to make them something your group will use and love, you want them to be unique and you want them to fit within your wedding budget. There are so many decisions to be made when it comes to wedding planning. Your thank you gifts should not be one of them! This was an idea brought to me by a recent bride and I think it is fabulous! Every year...

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Recycled Bride: 5 Fabulous Eco-Chic Bridesmaids Gifts

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Five unique and eco-chic gift ideas for your girls! Unlike most of the guests attending your wedding, bridesmaids actually have a job to do. So how will you thank them for all of the rehearsing and planning, the moral support and hugs, the dress fittings and hours of photos and train bustling and holding your dress up while you make a big-day bathroom run? With bridesmaids gifts! And the very best presents are the ones that nurture the planet while making your...

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Since You’re Spending Big On Your Wedding: 7 Affordable Father’s Day Gift Ideas

by Azure

We understand your dilemma. You’re dropping money left and right on the wedding, but you still want to get Dad (and future dad-in-law) a quality gift for Father’s Day. Never fear, The Man Registry has selected seven affordable unique gift ideas that are sure to put a smile on Dad’s face. 1. Vintage Man Cave Sign– All dads need that private area to retreat to after a long day of work. They also need to mark their territory so they won’t be disturbed. That’s where the Vintage...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Wedding Gifts from Bosses, What’s Appropriate?

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question from a boss/wedding guest about gift giving. Do you need wedding advice? OneWed has two ways for you to get specific questions answered. If you have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. If you have a question about wedding logistics, colors, how-tos, write our panel of experts at asktheexperts@onewed.com Are you inviting your boss?

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Wedding Gifts and Re-Gifting, Can it Be Done?

by Azure

Happy Monday! I’ve been thinking about gifts and re-gifts today. I know someone who is a notorious re-gifter. She accidentally gives people back gifts that they bought for her, as well as gifts that were obviously bought for her by other people. She has given people gifts with cards tucked into the box that are addressed to her. She’s shameless about it. Why do I think this is so tacky? It’s because she’s ignoring two underlying beliefs about presents. The first is that...

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Hostess with the Mostess: Great Bridesmaids’ Present Idea

by Azure

About Hostess with the Mostess Are you thinking about bridesmaids’ gifts? What about a hostess gift for anyone throwing you an engagement party or bridal shower? I was thrilled to find these aprons from Smocks. They are the perfect accessory for any stylish girl who loves to entertain. Smocks even offers a volume discount, with bridesmaids gifts specifically in mind! If you’re looking for more great ideas for home entertaining, come visit us at Hostess with the Mostess. ...

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New Gift Registry from Amazon.com!

by Azure

Although picking out gifts may seem like a lot of fun, registering does not always make you feel like a kid in a candy store. Sometimes it makes you feel like a kid in a department store with lots of products and terms you’ve never heard of before. But today’s Savvy Brides have it easy. Thanks to Amazon.com, you can learn about and complete your registry without changing out of your pajamas. Anything Amazon sells, from cookbooks, to kitchen items, bedding, and even those pajamas...

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the Father of the Bride

by Azure

I love my dad, but I hate trying to come up with gifts for him. There are only so many books, gadgets, and t-shirts I can buy him over the years. Every year, I desperately look for themes to try and inspire me. You though, you’re lucky, you have your theme, your wedding. How does your wedding tie in to your father’s day gift? Well, here are some ideas: 1) A photo album of pictures of the two of you, or just one nice one framed (this may be difficult if your dad is the family...

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A Wedding Registry You Can Feel Good About

by Azure

Sometimes planning a wedding can make you feel a little guilty. Here you are spending all this money on cakes, music, and dresses and other people are having trouble making ends meet. It’s no secret that the economy is not doing so well, and more brides and grooms than ever feel like they want to give back give back to those in need while celebrating the biggest event of their lives. One idea is to encourage your guests to shop for your wedding presents via Goodshop.com. If...

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