Go Retro Miami Cool With A Black And Neon Wedding Color Palette!

by Azure

Lately, I’ve been inspired by all of the bright, neon colors popping up on catwalks and billboards worldwide. I love the idea of planning a retro, Miami-inspired wedding, with a black and neon color palette. If you’ve seen the movie Blow (with Johnnie Depp) you know where I’m going with this! With black as your backdrop (black bridesmaids’ dresses, wedding reception tablecloths, groom and groomsmen suits, etc.), you can go in any direction you’d like. Here’s a little...

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Another Eco-Chic Fresh Flower Alternative: Felt Bridal Bouquets!

by Azure

I am officially obsessed! As "going green" becomes a priority to many, this eco-friendly focus has opened up a whole new world to wedding planning couples. We've already dished on stunning vintage-chic brooch bouquets and paper wedding decor and flowers. Here's another eco-chic wedding idea to consider... Felt bridal and/or bridesmaids' bouquets! One of our stylish OneWed staffers scooped me on Princess Lasertron, an incredible vintage felt and button design shop. If you are...

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This Groom Lit It Up: Light Writing Proposal In The Sky!

by Azure

Have you shared your Ultimate Proposal Story for a chance at platinum bling and a getaway to Santorini? If not, get on it! Now until April 9th, we're looking for the most romantic, most creative, most extreme, all around most standout proposal, and it'll be up to America to select the best! For a little inspiration (*hint, hint, guys planning your proposals!), here's a guy who put some serious thought, time, effort and love into his proposal! With the help of a 3 million candlepower...

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Engaged Couple Make Guests Work For Their Wedding Invitation: Geek-Fabulous!

by Azure

Non-gamers beware! You saw in our Top Wedding Trends for 2010 that we are well aware of the move towards techy wedding planning and nuptials- #10 on our list was iDo. But, Darina and Niko (an engaged German couple) have taken this trend to a whole new level... together, they created an 8-bit video game for their wedding invitations! And if their guests don't have the skill to make it through all the levels, they'll be left in the dark on the wedding details- players must make it to...

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Bubbly Bride: What if You Can’t Afford Your Honeymoon?!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Once the wedding planning begins, almost immediately dreams of exotic locations fill every couples' heads. We all realize weddings are expensive, with all of the money put into weddings where do you find the extra change to jet off to paradise? Recently I saw the movie Up In The Air and found this couples' creative alternative for a honeymoon. They asked each one of their guests to take a mailed cardboard cutout to any hot spot, famous location or vacation they...

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A Unique Spin: Hire a Pro Wedding Photographer for a Romantic Honeymoon Photo Shoot!

by Azure

This is something I hadn't thought of... And I LOVE the idea! Kate and Alex had a small garden wedding at the bride's mom's house, so they wanted their honeymoon to be extra special. Greece and the Greek Islands would be their destination of choice, and since a second ceremony on the beach in Greece was not an option (as neither the bride nor the groom are Greek Orthodox), they decided to get creative! So, the couple brought their wedding garb along on the honeymoon, and once...

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It’s A Jaime Thing: Chicago Bridal Style & Accessories…

by Azure

About It's A Jaime Thing ...Be Your Own Bride! Bridesmaids today are getting creative and choosing their own styles. So why can't you? After all, you are the bride. Choose a style you love or create your own - if you're happy with it, that's all that matters! Just because something isn't marked "bridal" or doesn't come in a shade of white, ivory or blue, it doesn't mean it can't become the perfect accessory to top your bridal look! You're the bride. Be your own bride. Stop...

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Featured (mock) Wedding: Jeff and Gena

by Azure

An amazing photographer on our OneWed site, Fola Adewole, posted this wedding on my facebook wall yesterday, and I just couldn't help myself... I loved it so much, I had to share it with our Savvy Scoopers right away! This was a mock wedding in Orange County, CA, shot with a beautiful couple who was married recently. Unfortunately, the wedding photos from their real wedding weren't exactly what they were looking for... So how cool that they got to be a part of this! I absolutely...

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Bubbly Bride: Storytelling by Shoes at your Wedding

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride All you need is two pairs of shoes, one bride, one groom and one unique picture to begin to tell the story of your wedding. You spend a year planning every detail down to what shoes you are going to wear, so it only makes sense to ensure your photographer gets a shot of them. This photo will tell a lot more about your wedding than you think. Your shoes reflect not only you and your groom's personalities but also the spirit of the day. A bride wearing high heels...

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Ever After Wedding Market: Popular Wedding Trends

by Azure

About Ever After Wedding Market Our merchants are always on the lookout for the latest wedding trends! Whether it be a popular color, seasonal detail or unique theme, they’re busy creating products to match. Asked to describe their favorite trends, our merchants had a few suggestions for couples. Many couples are choosing to personalize their wedding with items that symbolize their unique story as a couple. They don’t limit themselves to traditional guidelines. Instead they use...

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