The Perfect Palette for Romantic Vintage Brides

by Azure

Oh man, do I love the wedding inspiration board below! I blogged a similar color palette a while back, but when I stumbled upon this wedding featured on SMP, I knew it was time for round two! Soft lavender, pink, and succulent green paired with pastel aqua and tiny touches of deep teal and eggplant... almost too pretty for words! Like or love this gorgeous palette? Tell us about your wedding colors (and why/how you chose them) in the comments section below!

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Jewel Tones + Eco-Chic Succulents for Gorgeous California I Do’s

by Azure

Jessica and Scott were a gorgeous couple who wanted their California wedding to be simple, beautiful, and organic.  They chose a wedding color palette of rich purples and greens, picture perfect for their earhy yet sophisticated I Do's. Beautiful wedding flower arrangements were created by Bride & Bloom using lush eco-friendly succulents and romantic pink and purple flowers. The couple wanted their wedding cake to incorporate similar elements, and were blown away when Erica...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Succulent Green + Soft Pink and Peach

by Azure

Soft, succulent green pairs perfectly with a variety of hues, including lights, brights and neutrals. But one of our favorite ways to see this eco chic shade is alongside dreamy pastel peaches and pinks. And once you take a look at the inspiration board above (and the pretty little things below), we think you'll swoon over this color palette too! Like or Love this romantic color pairing? Would it be perfect for the style of wedding you're planning? Sound off below!

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Citrus and Succulents for Your Wedding

by Azure

Lush, velvety succulents look great with just about any bloom (we especially love them paired with peonies and ranunculus). And succulents can be incorporated gorgeously no matter what style wedding you're planning, or what color palette you've decided on. But one winning combination we adore is succulent green paired with bright citrus hues. And the inspiration board above proves what a lovely combination this can be. And how about the stunning bridal bouquets below? Aren't they...

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Peonies, Ranunculus & Lush Eco Succulents

by Azure

…for your brilliant Spring wedding! I’ve been very open about my peony and succulent obsessions, and lately the ranunculus has climbed to the top of my “favorite wedding blooms” list. Why? Well… the photo below (top right, with the bridesmaid in gray showing off her rosette-embellished hem that mirrors the ranunculus bouquet) had something to do with it, and this floral gallery (with lots more lovely from The Bride's Cafe) didn't hurt either! Check out all the...

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We Heart Succulents for Your Wedding Day

by Azure

It's no secret that we love succulents. Succulent plants are eco-friendly, rich in texture, and definitely on-trend for 2012. And we just can't seem to get enough gorgeous succulent inspiration! What many brides don't know is that there are lots of succulent types, and each has its own unique look and feel. If you're planning a romantic vintage wedding, consider the Echeveria x imbricata succulent, as its gray-green rounded leaves offer a soft, antique feel. If your wedding...

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Incorporate Eco-Friendly Succulents into Your Wedding Flowers

by Azure

Looking to make your wedding green? Succulents are fantastic for incorporating an eco-chic vibe into your wedding decor. If you're wondering why succulents are praised as being eco-friendly, here's the scoop. These water-retaining plants require very little water to flourish, and they never die! Succulents last forever, just like your marriage Fresh-cut flowers are pricey and typically die within a few days. You can go far beyond the bridal bouquet and get super creative with...

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3 Simple DIY Wedding Centerpieces: Luscious Succulents

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Jennifer McGarigle of FloralArt Succulents have a lot going for them. First, succulent arrangements can be made long before the “day of.” If you’re doing your own wedding centerpieces, this can be a huge time-saving advantage. Secondly, they’re great gifts for your wedding guests to take home that will last for months to come. And finally, succulents are super easy to care for and eco-friendly, too! Here are three chic and simple succulent...

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Eco-Chic Fall Wedding Style Ideas from Recycled Bride

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Autumn is a time to celebrate nature's bounty, and Fall's hottest green weddings will do it with eco-chic style that's lush, bold, and romantic. Think succulents, foliage, and tons of greenery; vintage silver decorations paired with bright jewel-toned accents, and romantic silhouettes. A few ideas to inspire your green Autumn wedding: 1. Adele Wechsler Eco-couture is a perennial favorite among green fashionistas. The Sierrawedding dress is made of certified...

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Featured Wedding: The Parker Hotel in Palm Springs, CA

by Azure

Featured Wedding by FloralArt at the beautiful Parker Hotel This Palm Springs wedding is too lovely for words! Romantic, enchanted, organic... and so much more! Learn how to achieve a similar look for your big I Dos with the top tips and tricks below! Budget-Friendly Décor Tips: 1. Get fruity! Vibrant fruit (either in season fresh fruit or faux) is a great add to any wedding centerpiece! It’s unexpected, and when done well, will make such a statement. And a bunch of grapes...

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