Outdoor Summer Wedding: Asian Influences, DIY Details

by Azure

Real wedding by Jeff Simpson Photography Working side-by-side is no new thing to Heidi and James. The gorgeous couple studied architecture at the same university, tackled the same undergrad and graduate programs, and have worked together for three years. Given the couple's closeness and shared interests and expertise, the two architects-in-training-and-in-love expected to have similar design aesthetics, which would make planning a fabulous wedding a breeze. Heidi and James...

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Luxe Real Summer Wedding on a Golf Course

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Featured wedding by Switzerfilm Hannah and Josh's June, 2011 wedding was intimate, glamorous and luxurious! Deep purple was the primary hue in their wedding color palette, complimented with ivory, black and lots of sparkle! Hannah wore a fit-to-flare duchess satin wedding dress accented with emerald-cut Swarovski crystals. The bride's dream wedding dress, from Priscilla of Boston's Platinum collection, was selected for its opulence and impeccable fit. Hannah finished the look...

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Summer Wedding Inspiration: Vibrant Sherbet

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Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com How bright will you go? Want to make a vibrant splash on your wedding day? On a steamy, hot summer day nothing cools and inspires quite like a wash of nearly neon color. The wedding flower stylists at FiftyFlowers.com created this sherbet-inspired bouquet using Lilies and Daisies in bright pink, orange, yellow and green. The zoom of color will not only portray your radiant happiness but it says 'let’s celebrate' to your guests. ...

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Summer Peony Wedding Inspiration

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Special to OneWed by Lisa W. forFiftyFlowers.com Pink, poufy, loveliness never goes out of style. And nothing says it better than gorgeous peonies! The fabulous Janie Medley, Editor in Chief at The Brides Cafe, styled this lovely table using Sarah Bernhardt peonies. Made up of many ruffled petals, these blooms resemble a fluffy, pink cloud and make such a beautiful statement that you only need a few stems to make your point. If you are dreaming of peonies for your wedding, start...

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DIY Wedding Project: Summer Ceremony Garland

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Special to OneWed by Lisa W. forFiftyFlowers.com Fresh garland is an efficient and easy way to decorate just about anything! Check out this watermelon beverage buffet created by our friends at Huppahs.com– they transformed this table into an adorable refreshment spot using a Ruscus Greens Garland. And we’re thrilled to share the DIY scoop with you: What You’ll Need: • Garland –choose from nearly 10 types of greens • Strong tablecloth clips. Find them in home goods...

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Wedding Hairstyle DIY: Wear Flowers in Your Hair

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Floral head wreaths have been reinvented and I must admit that in the past, I would have told you to save the wreaths for the flower girls. But bohemian chic style has reemerged and with it, a chic new spin on floral headdresses. Today, my inner flower child says that a floral headdress like the one above is the perfect wedding hairstyle accessory for summer I Do's. And believe it or not, it's totally DIY! Refinery29 posted about its Kanon Organic Vodka Swedish Midsummer's party...

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Roaring 1920s Vintage Wedding Inspiration

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Fourth of July is right around the corner. And what better way to get in the patriotic mood than with a little vintage Americana wedding inspiration! My new blog obsession, From Me To You, shares gorgeous photos from all the hottest events and parties in NYC. From Oscar de la Renta's Resort 2012 runway prep and show, to this inspiring Governors Island Jazz Age Lawn Fest, there is no shortage of eye candy! While the Jazz Age Lawn Fest was a casual affair, there were so many details...

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Bridal Gowns and Veils Inspired by A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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About Bride Chic Mix the lightest gossamer lace and tulle with vintage fifties hourglass silhouettes and we came up with the sheer romanticism found in these images. These are all evocative and inspired by the ethereal nature of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream; you'll find the purest white to tea-dyed rosey beiges, all the newest additions to Amy-Jo Tatum's wedding dress collection. I have to add in here, working with photo journalist and wedding photographer Dominic...

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Summer Wedding Ideas by Color Palette: Grey and Beige

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Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Sophisticated. Simple. Soft. There is subtle power in this wedding color palette: romantic café latte with a warm slate. If your man is the strong silent type and you are polished with a flair for fashion this could be the color chart for your wedding day. The wedding stylists at FiftyFlowers.com were inspired to create this pretty bouquet using pussy willow, stock and roses. The result is a pretty, feminine bridal bouquet that...

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