Pose to Perfection in wedding photos

by Azure

We all know the classic red carpet pose. Hand on hip, standing tall with one leg crossed in front of the other. Hips angled 45 degrees away from the camera, front foot pointed directly at the camera.     Hollywood has mastered the art of posing to look your best, and one of the most common questions we get from brides is, 'How can I look incredible in my wedding photos?' So today we delve into this very important topic and share tips and tricks to help you look your...

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Natalie Portman’s Wedding Workout

by Azure

Natalie Portman's body was banging in the Black Swan and I was dying to know her secrets to success. The wait is over... because we've got the inside scoop! The Ballet Beautiful fitness method is what transformed Portman's already-firm body, and Ballet Beautiful's founder, Helen Bowers, is here to dish the details! Ballet Beautiful, customized: A customized Ballet Beautiful fitness routine was created just for Natalie. Combining mat work, cardio, and ballet with exercises to...

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Enlist Bridesmaids and BFFs for Wedding Planning Help

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Gabi Gesch from BravoBride.com Although OneWed.com is poised to change all this, wedding planning can be extremely stressful for the bride and groom. Thankfully, family and friends are usually there to lend a helping hand when needed. Here are five ways those closest to you can make your big day a little less stressful and a lot more memorable. 1. Invitations: Whether you are purchasing them or going DIY, your friends are the perfect staff to help you stamp,...

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Wedding Season Prep: 5 Steps to a Sun-Kissed Tan

by Azure

Bride, bridesmaid or guest, chances are you'll be attending a wedding in the next couple of months. And there's nothing worse than putting on that wedding dress, bridesmaid gown or cocktail frock and feeling pale and washed out. A golden glow puts an instant spring in my step, but I'm unwilling to ruin my skin (or risk skin cancer) with tanning beds. Sunless tanning is the way to go and if you follow these tips, you'll be a bronze bombshell in no time! Step 1. Shave (or wax) before...

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Top 10 Ways to Look and Feel Your Best When Tying the Knot

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Ashley Koff, R.D., featured dietitian on the CW’s 'Shedding for the Wedding' 1. Make every bite count with nutrient dense foods. Think organic, whole foods versus processed, packaged foods. Make a salad bowl of organic blueberries (1/2 cup –fresh or frozen), quinoa (1/2 cup cooked), greens (unlimited) and avocado (1/4), and drizzle a ginger, lemon / lime vinaigrette (1 tsp dried ginger, 1 Tbsp organic lemon / lime juice, 2 Tbsp champagne vinegar) on top. 2....

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5 Tips to Find Your Dream Wedding Dress

by Azure

Still looking for the perfect dress? These five simple tips will help you along the way! 1. Set the Date, Book the Venue: Before you can embark on your journey to find the perfect wedding dress, you’ll need a date set and a venue booked. The date and venue should dictate the style of your gown. After all, a dramatic ball gown would look out of place at a casual backyard wedding. 2. Showcase Your Best Assets: And be honest about your figure, shape and measurements. If you choose...

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Two Lucky Winners, Two Fantastic Prizes: Airbrush Tanning, Bridal Necklace

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week two lucky brides are walking away with wedding must-haves! First, the lucky winner of the August Tan professional airbrush tanning system from Steam Cosmetics is... Allison L.! Congrats, Allison! I must admit- this is one Savvy Steals prize I would have loved to win! And if you you're signed up to receive our weekly bride newsletter (filled with tips, tricks and fab giveaways!), you know that last week, we did a little pop up...

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Wedding Day Bra Basics, Tips and Tricks

by Azure

You'll spend hours browsing images and trying on gowns looking for the perfect wedding dress. And once you find the dress of your dreams, you'll need a little support to look your best. I'm not talking about support from your bridesmaids, makeup artist or Pilates instructor. Instead, let's get intimate and talk wedding day bra basics! Adhesive Bra- a strapless, backless bra that adheres directly to the bust. Wear with: A backless wedding dress or strapless dress that dips down low...

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway: Win a Pro Airbrush Tanning System!

by Azure

About OneWed' Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway I don't know about you, but as winter winds down and signs of Spring begin to show, I'm in serious need of a sun-kissed tan. But I also know why you should just say no to tanning beds, so a sunless option is key! That's why this week only, you could win a professional airbrush tanning system, the Stream August Tan, from Steam Cosmetics! This product was named Best At Home Tanning System by Allure Magazine, and is perfect for brides and...

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Quick Wedding Tips on Being a Good Groomsman

by Azure

About The Man Registry Congrats, it’s official. You’ve been asked to be a groomsman. Now what? If you’re not sure what’s expected of you other than showing up in a tux on the wedding day, read on. Prior to the wedding As a groomsman, your pre-wedding duties will most likely include attending any engagement parties and couples showers, helping the best man plan the bachelor party, picking up your tux or suit a day or so before the wedding day, attending the wedding...

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