Lace Obsessions

by Azure

My mind was blown after I came across the amazing lace fence below on The Fancy. I mean, can you imagine seeing something like this at an outdoor wedding? Talk about a statement maker! But my lace obsession does not end there! And if you're a lover of all things lacy, then the gems I rounded up for you today will surely steal your heart and leave you feeling inspired. Ready to dive in? Let's go... Would you say I Do to a lacy bridal mani? Or one of these killer pairs of...

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5 Easy Ways to Infuse YOU into Your Wedding Day

by Azure

Depending on the size, style, and location of your wedding, chances are good that not every single guest in attendance will know all about you and your groom. There will be guests from your groom's side that you may be meeting for the first time, and extended family members or friends for you to introduce your new hubby to. And here's a cold hard fact. The more that wedding guests feel like they know the couple getting hitched, the more engaged and excited they are to be part of it...

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Fun Ideas for a Picnic Wedding Reception

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Late summer is a great time to have an outdoor wedding. Things start to cool down, there's a renewed crispness in the air, and it's the perfect time for a picnic! Wait ... what? Picnic? Wedding? YES. For those of you who are scrambling for casual, fun ideas for a late-summer wedding outdoors, why not have a picnic wedding? Throw some blankets and pillows down on the ground. Scavenge some old picnic tables. Get your caterer to whip up some mini-sammiches and finger-lickin' desserts....

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Camouflage Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Fatigued with typical wedding themes and color schemes? Even if you’re not an Army brat or marrying a man in uniform, we think military never looked so chic. Would you choose urban camo for your wedding day? The wedding stylists at FiftyFlowers.com were intrigued by the idea and designed this textured bridal bouquet using white kale and seeded eucalyptus. It’s simple, organic and the perfect accent for camouflage couture. Dark...

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Mint and Cherry Summer Wedding Ideas and Inspiration

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Want a daring color combo for your wedding day? Opposites attract and so do these colors: hot, sweet red with cool, refreshing green. Talk about a passionate duo! Only the most wild and confident bride goes for wedding flowers that are completely off the normal color chart. If you can handle the intensity of this intriguing color combo, you must be a bride who loves attention. The wedding stylists at FiftyFlowers.com were mint &...

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Don’t Stress About the Wedding Reception Playlist: Quick Tip

by Azure

Are you stressing about the music at your wedding reception? Because your wedding guests will be both young and old, spanning several eras, music selection can be a stress-inducing wedding planning task. You want your DJ to play music you love and music that'll get your guests out on the dance floor. A little birdie shared a fantastic tip to ease the stress many couples feel when making their play list and do not play list. Here's the skinny... On your RSVP cards, add a line...

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Emerald Green and Punchy Polka Dots Wedding Style

by Azure

Vibrant, flirtatious, and fun, Oscar de la Renta's 2012 Resort collection is aaaamazing! Emerald Green and Chic Polka Dots by Azure.Nelson featuring bouquet jewelry I adore the combination of black/white punchy polka dots with this gorgeous emerald green hue. I think this would make a killer wedding color palette, one you could take in hundreds of unique directions. What do you think?? Look to de la Renta's 2012 Resort collection (inspired by Picasso) for bridesmaid dress ideas,...

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Featured Wedding: Shannon and Chris

by Azure

Special feature by Tim and Sasha Rothwell of Rothwell Photography. Shannon and Chris had the perfect day! I know that is said about many weddings but we have never had a wedding that was as perfect as this sweet wedding. The couple choose to do the “first look” photo session, which gave us a great amount of time to do gorgeous portraits! We highly recommend this to every couple. Not only do you get lots of great pictures, you also have some intimate time with each other before...

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Featured Wedding: Kristi and Daniel

by Azure

Special feature by Wendy Cooper of Something Blue Photography Kristi and Daniel got married in a "castle" outside of the very small town of Ludowici, Georgia. There is a relatively new event venue built to resemble a castle in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by woods. The couple chose this location because it references Daniel's family castle, which has special meaning for the couple. They were the perfect Cinderella and Prince Charming.

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Top Ten Tips for Creating Your Kitchen Registry

by Azure

If your gift registry is leaving you wilted, check out our advice section. We sat down with personal chef Susan Hynes to get ten top tips on registering for your kitchen. Whether you're the second Martha Stewart, or a gal who doesn't know a sauté from a flambé, these ideas can help! If there are other areas of the registry process confusing you, let us know!

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