Savvy Steals Winner: Timeless Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash.com!

by Azure

The winner of this week's hotly contested Savvy Steal giveaway- the beautiful Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash.com- is... Chiffon G.! Congratulations, Chiffon! You are one lucky girl! Thanks for entering, one and all! Next week, there will be another great prize and another great winner! Have a happy and safe Halloween! *Disclosure: prize provided by Whiteflash.com, a paid OneWed advertiser

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Savvy Steals Giveaway: Pearl and Diamond Earrings from Whiteflash!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Our Gems Among Us contest just came to a close, but now you have the chance to win another incredible piece of keepsake jewelry for your wedding day! Whiteflash.com, hailed by Kiplinger’s as ‘Lord of the On Line Rings’, is giving one lucky bride a gorgeous pair of 14K Gold Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings. The Akoya Pearl and Diamond Earrings are perfect for your wedding day... delicate, precious, and dazzling! Opulent Akoya Pearls...

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Featured Wedding With Southern Charm: Jessica And Peter

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Rothwell Photography Jessica and Peter tied the knot on June 5th, 2010 at the gorgeous Clifton Inn in Charlottesville, Virginia. It was a stifling hot, humid day, but you wouldn't have known from the couple's relaxed, fun loving demeanor! They were such a joy to photograph! Jessica and Peter chose a classic ivory and deep violet wedding color palette, and the bride donned a gorgeous yet simple strapless wedding dress. Keeping with the classic look, Jessica...

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Turn Something Old Into Your Something New: Refashioned Bridal Jewelry And Accessories!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Renee Pawele, CEO & Creative Director, Renee Pawele Bride Everything Old is New Again! So your great aunt is hoping that you will wear her pearls, while your mother-in-law would just love for you to wear her veil, but your bridal style is more than decades different than theirs. What’s a bride to do? Simple – make old new again! Refashion vintage pieces or even leftover scraps from alterations into new accessory pieces that perfectly suite your look. DIY...

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Styling Tips From Couture Bridal Accessory Expert, Renee Pawele

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Renee Pawele, CEO of Renee Pawele Bride I've had the pleasure of styling many fabulous brides for over a decade designing bridal accessories. I am thrilled to begin sharing my styling tips with Savvy Scoop brides-to-be each month. My first column includes my top tips for selecting the accessories that best suite you. Congratulations, your wedding day will be amazing! Timing -- Surprise! Some accessories also require advance ordering, especially for...

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Dessy Style Board Challenge: What You Get For $500!

by Azure

If you have yet to submit your style boards for our DessyStyle Board Challenge, this might light a fire under you! I heard from the lucky winner of last month's style board challenge, and was absolutely blown away by how much Dessy swag she was able to get for $500! Here's the rundown of what Ann R. scored from our wonderful sponsor, The Dessy Group... - Two Taupe quilted gift totes - Two pairs of Buttercup flip flops - Two Buttercup quilted satin clutches, each filled with Stila...

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An Off-the-Chart Bridesmaid’s Gift!

by Azure

Happy Monday! Love may make the world go around, but bridesmaids make the wedding work! You’ll want to honor and thank your bridesmaids with a present, so how about a little jewelry? Red Envelope is participating in our Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway by giving you five Majorca teardrop bracelets, each with a single, substantial dark-gray Majorca pearl. These bracelets are so beautiful you might wish you were always a bridesmaid, never a bride! To enter the OneWed...

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Fresh. Adored. Couture…. Sara Gabriel Veils and Bridal Headpieces

by Azure

Ahh... Sara Gabriel. If you haven't heard this name before, you might be missing out on the most perfect veil or bridal headpiece to complete your wedding day look. Each piece is so incredibly done, with the most intricate details... from scattered Swarovski rhinestones, to freshwater pearl details, to custom monograms. I just can't say enough about these veils and blushers. Simply stunning! From dramatic (like the Ginger, Vogue Veil) to classic and traditional (like the Eve),...

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Bride Chic: Getting Harlow and Garbo Chic

by Azure

About Bride Chic I love the Art Deco wedding complete with a bride making her entrance in the starlet wedding dress. Some simply add touches of that movie star look with feathered fascinators or those rare vintage shoes. Though the peak of Hollywood Glamour was the 1930s, 40s and 50s, fashion reflected its own kind of chic too. The 1940s concentrated on wide shoulders, satin and high hair-dos, usually worn half up, half down. The 1950s ushered in the strapless bodice with full...

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Bridal Bling: Top Ten Ways to Support Ethical Jewelry

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Brilliant Earth Long after your big day has passed, your engagement ring, wedding bands, and other wedding jewelry will remain a beautiful reminder of your shared past, your values, and your dreams for the future. With so many brilliant options for ethical jewelry, there’s no reason to compromise style or quality on your special day. Keep the glamour, lose the guilt! Here are a few tips on how to do it: 1. Look for ethical origin diamonds The first step is...

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