Bridesmaids Gone Rogue

by Bride Chic

Wondering how to ditch the predictable and go with something different? Though solid color or monochromatics can be stunning on bridesmaids, check out what's happening on the bridal front in prints, dots, checks, stripes and florals! One of the best things about incorporating print chic into your bridesmaid scheme is how you can pick up different colors and tie everything together with accessories, including bouquets. A few brave and ingenious brides are even mixing it up having the...

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Your Votes Revealed! 2013 Wedding Trends Survey

by Azure

Looks like it's time for some new trends, brideys! We asked you to vote on the top 31 trends happening in weddings this year, and tell us which ones you love, loathe, and couldn't care less about. Over 250 readers weighed in, and the results may surprise you! It turns out that many of the decor trends, you're ready to say goodbye to... but the food related trends still have you craving more. And the white aisle style trends (like sleeves and non-white wedding gowns) prove to have...

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31 Wedding Trends to Hitch or Ditch

by Azure

As a wedding blogger and a bride-to-be, I can go from loving to loathing any top trend in two shakes of a lamb's tail. I've even wished, at times, that there was a special place where played out wedding trends (like the Tiffany Blue + Chocolate Brown color scheme) could go to die. Sounds morbid I know, but here's my reasoning... The moment a once unique and trendy idea catches on and hits the masses, it becomes nearly inescapable (especially for industry insiders). And no matter...

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Top 5 Makeup Trends for Summer

by Azure

Last night I had the pleasure of attending an event at Blow by Blow, a Chicago blow dry bar that happens to be across the street from the new Christian Louboutin store on Oak Street (talk about temptation!). The ladies of Blow by Blow showed us how to DIY the perfect blowout, how to achieve an easy breezy braided top knot, and... What's on-trend for makeup this summer! Ready to hear the top five beauty trends? Let's go! 1. Full Bushy Brows - Using a matte brown shadow and...

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Top 13 Wedding Trends for 2013!

by Azure

Happy Valentine's Day, lovelies! Seeing as over a quarter million couples get engaged today, we thought it was the perfect time to share our picks for the top trends for 2013. Ready to see the list in all its glory? Here we go! 1.  Neutrals - After a year of bold jewel tones (purple was THE color for 2012 weddings) it's back to basics for 2013. Expect to see soft neutral hues like cream, ivory, tan, sand, and stone dominating 2013 color palettes. 2.  Neon Pops - Neon is back...

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10 Wedding Pinners to Follow

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com New to Pinterest or wedding planning and not quite sure where to begin? Start by following these wedding tastemakers and let them help inspire your wedding plans. 1. Style Me Pretty – Bringing chic, stylish weddings to the masses. Real Weddings are the heart and soul and inspiration of SMP. 2. Ruffled® – All the fun in wedding + party details! 3. The Man Registry – The leading wedding planning resource & gift...

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Top 12 Trends for 2012 Weddings—Revealed!

by Azure

We eat, breath and sleep weddings 'round the clock! So with each new year, we look forward to meeting all the new nearlyweds that join the ranks, and of course... the hot new wedding trends that emerge! Our 2011 predictions were pretty spot on (not to toot our horn or anything!) and the time has come to count down what we think will be the top 12 trends for 2012 weddings: #12—Food trucks  If you've ever come face to face with a food truck filled with yummy, greasy grub after a...

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Top 10 Illusion Neckline Wedding Dresses

by Azure

Illusion necklines add a hint of modern mystery to classic bridal styles! This wedding dress trend is quickly gaining speed and we expect a major up-tick in gauzy-necked gowns gracing white aisles in 2012. If you love this trend, you're in luck! Because we've rounded up 10 of our favorite illusion neckline dresses! From sheer one-shoulder numbers to beaded and embellished styles, you'll find the perfect amount of illusion no matter what you desire. Which gorgeous gown takes...

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2012 Wedding Accessories Trend Alert! Bridal Boleros

by Azure

We already know that sleeves and fancy hats are on-trend for 2012 weddings. For brides who want a drool-worthy wedding dress that shows a little skin, long sleeves may be too much. But never fear... OneWed has spotted another 2012 trend that will bridge the gap! We expect bridal boleros to be huge in 2012! With a bridal bolero, you can get the lovely cap sleeve seen on Pippa Middleton's bridesmaid dress without sacrificing the strapless or sweetheart neckline on your wedding dress....

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2011 Wedding Trend: Fanciful Feathers

by Azure

Feathers were flying from New York to Milan, and this Fashion Week trend will be making its way down 2011 white aisles! White and ivory feathers are cropping up on everything from wedding dresses to wedding invitations, and bold peacock feathers are making a major comeback, too! If you're looking for an alternative to fresh wedding flowers, feathers are a wonderful choice. I just love the romantic, whimsical vibe that feathers bring to wedding reception decor! What do you think? ...

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