Wedding Pros to Know

by Azure

Now that we have an awesome iPad app in addition to a beautiful new planning site, we've been on the hunt for the best local vendors with the most inspiring real wedding photos. Every two months we'll be spotlighting a new group of talented professionals, and our first round-up starts right now! Click any of the links (or photo credits) below to check out the vendor's portfolio on OneWed, then stay tuned for lots more inspiration from more top-notch wedding vendors! Hair &...

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Find Freebies, Deals, and Discounts in OneWed’s Vendor Directory!

by Azure

Did you that OneWed's local vendor directory is chockfull of special deals and discounts? If you weren't privy to this, now's the time to take advantage! We know how tight wedding budgets are these days, and we love helping our brides find the deals. So we allow our premier wedding vendors to offer exclusive deals, discounts, and freebies right on their vendor listings! For example... Local Deals for Chicago Brides 1. Book Timothy Whaley Photographic Artists, and save up to $400 on...

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Calling All Outstanding Wedding Pros- Get Featured On The Blog To Inspire Our Brides!

by Azure

We are looking for the best of the best wedding professionals to feature on the blog! And brides, we'd like to hear from you! What wedding planning topics are you most interested in reading about? And what types of photos, ideas, or tips & tricks inspire you most? The Savvy Scoop blog is all about you, and we want to give you the scoop you desire most! We've had huge success with our bi-weekly featured weddings submitted by outstanding wedding photographers. But what about all...

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Troublesome Trend In The Wedding Industry: The One Stop Shop

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Craig Sumsky of Cutting Edge Entertainment Since the ‘recession’ began, I’ve seen a growing trend in the ‘one stop shop’ business model amongst wedding and event professionals. More and more vendors who might have gotten into the wedding industry years ago because they were really good at something, or perhaps had a passion for a particular craft, are now ‘branching off’ into offering multiple services. I recently took part in a wedding...

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Use Caution when Cutting Corners

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Craig Sumsky, director of Cutting Edge Entertainment of Cutting Edge Entertainment So many bridal buzzwords are going around today, like "green, D.I.Y. and recessionista" (or simply recession). About a month ago I stumbled upon an article right here on the Savvy Scoop which gave advice regarding the value of a DJ service and how one might save some cash by using an iPod instead. Being a DJ, I responded. There is a great deal of difference between an iPod and a...

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