Roaring 1920s Vintage Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

Fourth of July is right around the corner. And what better way to get in the patriotic mood than with a little vintage Americana wedding inspiration! My new blog obsession, From Me To You, shares gorgeous photos from all the hottest events and parties in NYC. From Oscar de la Renta's Resort 2012 runway prep and show, to this inspiring Governors Island Jazz Age Lawn Fest, there is no shortage of eye candy! While the Jazz Age Lawn Fest was a casual affair, there were so many details...

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Outdoor Garden Wedding with a Crisp Green Apple Theme

by Azure

Outdoor Spring Wedding by Long's Photography Shannon and Dan tied the knot on May 28, 2011 in Tallahassee, FL. The gorgeous couple chose the most perfect outdoor wedding venue for their ceremony vows, the Maclay Gardens State Park. Lush greenery and vibrant flowers, a secret garden and a reflection pool, just a few of the lovely features of this picturesque outdoor venue. The wedding day was overflowing with special details– from the apple escort cards, custom I Do wedding...

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DIY with Rose Petals: 3 Ways to Decorate for Valentine’s Day

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Set the scene for a romantic evening with fresh rose petals everywhere and enjoy whatever happens next. Idea #1 – A Relaxing Tub As soon as your sweetie arrives home from work, invite him into a warm bath filled with rose petals. It will be just what he needs to put the day behind him and enjoy the many surprises that you have in store for him tonight. Idea #2 – Rose Petal Garland With fishing wire, a sewing needle and pair of...

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Golf Course Wedding Ideas From Bella Pictures

by Azure

Golf Course Wedding Photos and Ideas from Bella Pictures Is your fiancé an avid golfer? Or is golf an activity you both love taking part in? Heading out to the green to shoot 9 or 18 holes is, in my opinion, a fabulous way to unwind and let loose with your fiancé. Especially if you throw in a couple hard Arnold Palmers For couples who share a love of golf, it’s possible to infuse this hobby into your wedding day and to do it in a chic way. Now, if your groom is trying to...

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Question of the Week: Is Your Wedding Theme Unique?

by Azure

The Wyndham Grand Hotel in London decided to try and narrow down the top wedding themes by seeing how many google searches each termed had. Here's what they came up with as the top ten themes of 2010: 1. Beach theme wedding – 3600 searches per month 2. Butterfly wedding theme – 1900 searches per month 3. Tiffany blue wedding theme – 1300 searches per month 4. Daisy wedding theme – 590 searches per month 5. Tropical wedding theme – 590 searches per month 6. Fall...

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Featured Maui Destination Wedding: Lisa and Mark

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Tad Craig Photography Lisa and Mark celebrated their wedding throughout the entire day, from 8 in the morning until 10 at night! They did not want to miss a single second! The wedding was held at Sugarman's Estate (also known as Honua Kai Lani Estate)- a stunningly beautiful destination weddingvenue with picturesque views wherever you look. In the early morning hours, with the royal blue sky and turquoise water, it was simply perfect. Over 50 friends and family...

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Question of the Week: Do You Like Wedding Themes?

by Azure

Yesterday we saw an amazing Steampunk wedding cake. Lately, I've seen a lot of wedding dresses like the one here that definitely have a theme. It got me thinking about wedding themes. What do you think when people say "wedding theme"? Does your wedding have a theme? Do you think weddings need themes? What are some of your favorite and least favorite "wedding themes"? Helpful Links: Wedding Dresses Wedding Themes. Question of the Week

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Dessy Style Board Challange: Take Three for January!

by Azure

Hello lovelies! For this month's Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge, we are doing things a little bit different! Let me break it down... - You have until Friday, February 12 to submit your best style boards (right before you check out for your romantic Valentine’s Day weekend!) - You must use at least three Pantone colors in each style board submitted - Boards will be judged based on two main criteria… 1. The beauty of the board, AND… 2. The best color palette The grand...

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December Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge: And The Winner Is!

by Azure

It was tough (to say the least) to select the winner of our December Dessy-Pantone Style Board Challenge! There were so many fabulous boards submitted, and it was clear that our brides-to-be got much more savvy with the Dessy style board tool this month. There was one board that stood out, because of its creativity, attention to detail, and fun, vibrant theme! The winning board was submitted by Nicole B, and had a rad Beatles-theme going on! Below is a little description from our...

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Steampunk Wedding Cake Theme

by Azure

Happy Monday! Although I generally think of myself as well-read, I have to admit that I'd never heard of "steampunk" until I started writing about weddings. As I understand it, steampunk is sort of like Victorian Science Fiction. You take the 19th century (a time when Steam engines were still widely used) and combine it with some modern or even futuristic elements. A lot of people who are into this are REALLY into it, so they wind up using it as a wedding theme. To see how it...

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