Unbelievable Urban Real Wedding

by Claire

Lisa and Shawn's foodie-focused wedding in Toronto has to be one of my favorite urban Real Weddings to date. With a small gathering of their closest family and friends, the couple celebrated their union in the chic Temple Kitchen restaurant where both the ceremony and reception was held. Although the decor was simple and sweet, the food was to die for with cheese plates, steak, ahi tuna samplers and more. Plus, Lisa was drop dead gorgeous in a lace a-line gown and a beautiful pearl...

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Retro Wedding Complete with Automobiles, Antiques, and a Beagle

by Claire

Jamie and Justin's retro wedding reflected their unique shared interests in vintage cars, museums, and antiques. Held in the Larz Anderson Auto Museum, the celebration moved around the antique car exhibits beautifully and extended the theme with vintage books, old wood table numbers and refurbished medicine bottles. The yellow and grey chevron invitations set the tone for a fantastic day, and the homemade pear-apple chutney favors sent guests off in style. The couple also chose to...

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Urban Real Wedding with a Twist of Offbeat

by Claire

Ali and Dave's urban summer wedding was filled with hot entertainment, top fashion, and trendy details. The brick of the Melting Point in Athens, Georgia provided the perfect backdrop for an intimate ceremony (complete with the couple's two dogs!), and for the courtyard reception with gourment catering on the grill and a live, concert-style band. The globe lights over the outdoor wedding complimented the vintage scene to create a lovely, joyous celebration of Ali and Dave's union....

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15 Favorites from Houghton Bride

by Azure

Ever since Houghton NYC launched its edgy bridal line in October 2012, I've been a super fan! Catering to the non-traditional, fashion-forward, chic and daring nearlywed, Houghton delivers luxurious gowns, suits, separates and finishing touches that strike the perfect balance between sexy and romantic. Whether you're planning a quickie City Hall wedding, intimate destination I Do's, or are simply looking to walk the white aisle in high-fashion style, the Houghton Bride collection...

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2011 Trends for Wedding Invitations and Stationery: Cool Hues, Vintage Fonts

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Melinda Morris of PostScript Brooklyn PostScript Brooklyn designs gorgeous wedding invitations for urban and sophisticated nearlyweds, and we are thrilled to get the inside scoop on wedding invitation trends for 2011 straight from the expert! Hot Colors for 2011: Grey will still be a popular hue for 2011. And we expect couples to pair black or grey with a vibrant pop of color, like pink or red. Navy blue, moss green and turquoise are also on-trend colors for...

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Featured Philadelphia Wedding: Ksenia and Mitya

by Azure

Featured Wedding by SmirnovWeddings, Philadelphia Wedding Photographer Ksenia and Mitya are a very romantic, fashionable couple who decided to get married and celebrate in Philadelphia. It was just the two of them, no friends or family, but love was definitely in the air! They wanted to capture beautiful wedding photos to share with their family and friends abroad in Russia. The simple wedding dress and groom's attire that Ksenia and Mitya selected inspired me to create something...

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Retro Rock The Dress Bridal Shoot: Pretty Meets Gritty!

by Azure

Featured Rockin' Rock the Dress Bridal Shoot by Elizabeth of ENV Photography It all started with a wedding dress that I had bought on a whim, too good of a deal to pass up. Just like a wedding, the details started to fall in place once a central concept had been decided. Next came the girl, and what a beauty of a bride she is! Our bride is already married, is a wedding photographer herself, and has very few photos from her own wedding that she was happy with, so a Rock the Dress...

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Featured Engagement Session: Doug and Diana

by Azure

Featured Engagement Shoot from Ted Nghiem's Photography This engagement session took place in Baltimore, Maryland for Doug and Diana, both from Virginia Tech. Doug and I spoke back and forth about the engagement session, as the forecasters slated the day to have rain, but, thankfully it didn't start to rain til we were all done. These two were a real fun couple to work with, who couldn't work well with a lot of joking and laughter along with an occasional pose? Thanks for the good...

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Featured Bridal Session: Lisa and Spencer

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jessica Feely of Jessica Feely Photography The session with Lisa and Spencer took place in South Seattle, and then we finished off at Discovery Park. We wanted to do something fun to incorporate some of her wedding colors, so she brought the perfect polka dotted boots and red balloons! After having some fun in the urban areas, we headed up to the Discovery Park to get some sweet romantic shots. The lighting was gorgeous, Lisa and Spencer were gorgeous and the...

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