1960’s Glam Updo for Your Wedding

by Azure

I instantly fell in love with the chic updo Nicole Richie wore to the FiFi Awards Monday night. She sported a voluminous wrapped bun situated high atop her head, and finished the look with long fringy bangs. This hairstyle is perfect for the wedding day, especially when you consider the major bridal bun love fest happening right now! Richie's bun updo has a cool 1960's glam feel, and it's hearty enough to stand tall from the first look to the last dance. Here are three fabulous...

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Get Gorgeous with 3 DIY Hairstyles

by Azure

Thank you Allure for this slideshow feature of 32 new hair ideas for 2012! The hairstyles are gorgeous, with so much bridal beauty inspiration! But we had a tough time navigating through (and tried two different browsers), which made seeing all 32 looks a tad difficult. But we've got you covered, lovelies! Because we're about to share three of our favorites wedding-worthy hairstyles (two updos and one retro-inspired down do) from Allure's batch of 32, and the DIY steps straight...

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Wedding Hair How To: High Textured Bun

by Azure

This high textured bun puts a romantic, bohemian twist on a classic bridal look! It's perfect for long-haired brides and brides wearing extensions, and goes great with more traditional bridal veils (like chapel and cathedral styles). The slightly teased look adds character, and the all-up 'do lets a stunning wedding dress neckline, back, and a bride's blushingly beautiful face really shine through! So today, Nicholas Penna, Jr. of SalonCapri shares his how to's on creating this...

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Top Wedding Hairstyles for 2012

by Azure

  With wedding season behind us and engagement season on its way, brides tying the knot in 2012 are in full wedding planning swing! And while crucial components like setting the date, booking the venue, and finding the dress must come first… it’s never too early to start fantasizing about what type of wedding hairstyle is perfect for your big day. And a great place to start is here—as we look back at some of the most popular wedding hairstyles of 2011, and predict if...

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Sleek DIY wedding hairstyle: Get the look!

by Azure

This glamorous low ponytail accented with a sleek side part is the perfect modern take on a classic wedding look.  It can be twirled up into a romantic ballerina bun, or curled with a large barrel iron to add a touch of old Hollywood chic.  The best part?  It's simple enough to DIY!     Below, Frederic Fekkai hair genius Renato Campora breaks down the basic DIY steps: Step 1- Apply Fekkai Coiff Bouffant Lifting & Texturizing spray gel throughout the hair until the...

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Priceless Expert Advice: Wedding Hair + Makeup

by Azure

The expert scoop on wedding day makeup and hair extensions! Episode one of Bridal Wave focused on the ever important topic of bridal hair and makeup, and we called on some incredible experts to help our bride-to-be. Sara was a natural brunette beauty with sparkling blue eyes and perfect skin. She was concerned about keeping her wedding makeup looking great all day long, and debating whether or not to take the plunge with hair extensions.  If you share similar concerns, read on...

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Bridal Beauty, Wedding Style: What’s Trending Now!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Karin Crimmins, owner ofRed Carpet Studios Hello ladies! The 2011 wedding season is in full swing! So let’s talk about what’s trending now in the world of wedding style and beauty! One of the top trends I've noticed on my latest wedding adventures? Having not one, but two wedding dresses. Why the hell not I say!! Embrace your inner princess for the wedding ceremony and live out your fairy tale fantasy by looking totally radiant and beautiful in a bridal...

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Bridal Braids: Perfect Summer Wedding Hairstyles

by Azure

Braids have been hot for quite some time... but in 2011 they take a festive turn, gracing white aisles across the country. We love the idea of incorporating a stylish braid into a classic wedding hairstyle. Check out the photo above... this curly-haired bride chose a romantic loose updo with a chunky braid framing her face. Once you look at the images below, you'll see that braids can make a wedding day appearance in lots of unique ways. Although bohemian brides have long adored...

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3 Summer Wedding Bridal Hair Trends and Hairstyle Inspiration!

by Azure

Thanks to the introduction of unique bridal lines like Anthropologie's BHLDN, traditional bridal style takes a turn for the unique in 2011. And we're not just talking about the dress... wedding hairstyles have followed suit! More brides are choosing unstructured looks, with undone wedding hairstyles replacing formal classic updos. Check out three of the summer's hottest hair trends for brides recommended by Jennifer McGann, Director of Cosmetology at the Tricoci University of...

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Wedding Hair and Makeup Inspiration and 2011 Trends

by Azure

The talented gals at Bridal Beauty Chicago reached out to OneWed to share the Hair and Makeup Trends for 2011 photo shoot they recently wrapped. The photos are amazing, and oh so inspiring! Just as we predicted sophisticated elegance as the top 2011 wedding trend, wedding day hairstyles for 2011 are sleek and sophisticated, too. Today's brides are requesting modern takes on classic wedding hairstyles. For 2011 Bridal Makeup, Bridal Beauty Chicago identified the 4 top trends...

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