The Free-Spirited Stylings of Maggie May Bridal

by Claire

Maggie May Bridal's 2014 Lookbook is romantic, whimsical, and dreamy. These gowns are perfect for the bride Maggie May describes as "a daydreamer, a free-spirited individual. She is young at heart & will always love the feel of her bare feet on the ground. A joyful, kind-hearted lover of nature, with a spiritual connection to her ancestors and past.
" Does this resonante in your free-spirited soul? If so, let Maggie May capture your imagination with the many romantic, vintage...

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Top 5 Makeup Trends for Summer

by Azure

Last night I had the pleasure of attending an event at Blow by Blow, a Chicago blow dry bar that happens to be across the street from the new Christian Louboutin store on Oak Street (talk about temptation!). The ladies of Blow by Blow showed us how to DIY the perfect blowout, how to achieve an easy breezy braided top knot, and... What's on-trend for makeup this summer! Ready to hear the top five beauty trends? Let's go! 1. Full Bushy Brows - Using a matte brown shadow and...

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Bridal Manicure Madness: Shellac

by Faye

  You know on OneWed we are huge fans of a good manicure. But, if there is one thing we all hate it’s getting your nails done and then immediately messing them up. Who hasn’t done that? If you’re a bride-to-be then chances are you’ve got a good reason to gussy up your nails (that sparkler on your ring finger and plenty of people asking to see it!) and don’t want your polish to go to waste. Enter our new favorite thing, the CND Shellac manicure. I recently discovered the...

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MOR Cosmetics for the Bride and her ‘Maids

by Brooklyn Bride

As a designer and lover of all things pretty when it comes to gifts, I always keep an eye out for beautiful packaging...one product line I recently re-discovered is MOR Cosmetics. Right off the bat, their packaging is incredibly beautiful, from their macaron inspired lip glosses to the papers used to wrap their yummy smelling soaps. I can't help but wish someone would base an entire bridal shower theme just with their products! They'll also make great gifts for your...

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Bridal Beauty Splurge: Tom Ford Launches Beauty Collection

by Azure

As you plan your dream wedding and prepare to walk down the aisle, have you noticed a shift in your spending habits when it comes to health and beauty? Are you willing to ditch the drugstore makeup and splurge on luxury brands like Tom Ford, Chanel, and Dior? If there's ever a time to splurge, this is it lovely brides! And Tom Ford's new beauty collection is full of splurge-worthy items. Ford loves a strong, smoky eye and bold, red lips (check out this inspiring bridal beauty shoot...

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5 Simple Steps To A Picture-Perfect Bridal Makeup Look!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Nicole Pearl, The Beauty Girl Say I Do to Do It Yourself Wedding Day Makeup with these 5 Simple Steps! Whether you’re a bride, bridesmaid, or wedding guest whose summer calendar is booked solid with wedding festivities, every woman has the same goal in mind— to look picture-perfect. When I tied the knot 7 months ago, there was no way in hell my face wasn’t going to last from my grand entrance to my night cap. With the help of makeup artist extraordinaire...

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Four Tips for Perfect Bridal Makeup

by Azure

Special to OneWed from makeup artist Sally Streets Over my years of dolling up countless beauties for their wedding day, I’ve found that when it comes to makeup very few have a clear idea of what they want. What they do know they want is for it to be special and magnificent without being customey or too heavy. Because within those specifications there are so many makeup possibilities, here are some guidelines to help every bride figure out their perfect look to take to a makeup...

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Tips on Great Wedding Day Skin for Great Wedding Photographs

by Azure

Special to OneWed from Sarah Logan of Aesthetics Science Institute In the weeks leading up to the wedding, to say that things are hectic is a huge understatement. This is why so many brides forget to schedule facial treatments until the last minute, and this can lead to disaster. Lasering, microdermabrasion, and chemical peels shouldn't be done within 10 days to a month of the wedding, so they might not even be an option if you wait too long. Even simple things like facials need...

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Awesome Contest for You and Your Maid of Honor!

by Azure

If you're looking for flawless skin, I've got the contest for you! Thermage and Fraxel, the innovative, safe and effective skin rejuvenation treatments, are offering every best friend duo the chance to win the ultimate celebrity makeover by giving away four sets of combination Thermage and Fraxel treatment worth $5,000. Through mid-June, you can submit photos of yourself and your best friend for an exclusive chance to win a Thermage and Fraxel combination treatment and achieve total...

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway: Perfect Bridal Eyes With Bobbi Brown!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway When you stand at the altar, ready to say I Do, your handsome groom will stare deep into your eyes. You want to look picture perfect head-to-toe, as you and your fiancé will remember these incredible wedding day moments for the rest of your life. For this week’s Savvy Steal, we start by granting one lucky bride-to-be the perfect bridal eyes. The winner will receive the much sought after Bobbi Brown Shimmering Nudes Palette! This...

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