Bridesmaids Dresses


Nicole Miller for Your Bridesmaids: Well Worth the Investment!

by Azure

Nicole Miller got it oh so right with the special occasion frocks and gowns in her 2011 RTW collection! And these dresses are perfect for your bridesmaids! It seems this fab designer agreed with two of our predictions for top wedding trends of 2011- crazy for navy and mad for metallics. There are tons of elegant dresses in deep navy and midnight blue, and just as many high-glam gowns in sparkly metallic silver, copper, gunmetal and more. And while we'd love to see all your 'maids...

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Ombre Bridesmaids’ Dresses: On-Trend and Beyond Gorgeous

by Azure

Ever since Gwen Stefani walked down the aisle in a pink and white silk faille wedding dress by John Galliano for Dior, I've been a huge fan of ombre. Ombre refers to the gradual change in hue or shade, from light to dark or from one color to another color. There's something so serene about the ombre pattern (especially when applied to lightweight fabrics like chiffon and silk faille), making these gowns perfect for a Spring or Summer wedding. And ombre bridesmaids' dresses let you...

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Fast Forward Bridesmaids: Reinvent the Dress Post-Wedding

by Azure

About Bride Chic Post wedding, styling is everything! Check out how these bridesmaids' dresses with a just a tuck here and belt there can go just about anywhere after the wedding. If you happen to love rainbow colors and the whimsicality of these dresses, all of these gems could easily be worked into a spring wardrobe and strutted out and about... Which bridesmaid dress do you love? I'm over the moon for the green Pronovias number in photo one, but also adore the pastel...

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10 Swoon-Worthy Bridesmaids’ Dresses Under $200

by Azure

Finding a great bridesmaid dress has certainly become easier, but it's still no easy feat. The choices are endless, your 'maids are all different shapes and sizes, and some of the prices are downright ridiculous. You want to pick a frock that looks great on the entire bridal party, and one your girls will wear again and again. So to help you on your hunt, we've rounded up 10 of the best bridesmaids' dresses under $200. 1.Braided Bridesmaid Dress with Bow Belt Sash by My Lola...

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Bridesmaid Dress Trend We Love: Mix and Match Styles!

by Azure

Whether you're planning a casual summer wedding with an intimate guest list, or a larger than life downtown soiree, one 2011 trend to consider is mix 'n match bridesmaids' dresses! More and more brides are giving their bridal party members freedom to show their stylish sides... and I'm loving it! The mix and match trend can be done in many ways. You could choose a color palette- say, champagne, blush and taupe- and ask your 'maids to select dresses in this color family. Or you...

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Save-the-Date: Curated ShopBop Bridal Boutique, March 14th

by Azure

2011 is definitely the year for the stylish bride. There are more options, choices and outlets than ever before when it comes to finding your dream wedding dress. Gone are the days of a small town bride-to-be making a long journey to find her gown. Now, no matter where you live or what your style, you have thousands of beautiful dresses right at your fingertips (literally). In the past year, we’ve seen The Limited, Nordstrom, Anthropologie (BHLDN) and Ann Taylor launch exclusive...

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Antique Bridal Jewelry Coming to a Nordstrom’s Near You

by Azure

About Bride Chic Sorrelli Bridal has launched a new line of wedding jewelry available at the new Nordstrom Bridal Boutiques, aka The Wedding Suite. The pieces from this bridal line are set in an antique silver finish with crystal accents, white cat eye’s and traditional mother of pearl. Sorrelli is also offering bridesmaids' dresses in a range of vibrant hues to match any bridal party and wedding color palette. Conveniently, Sorrelli has priced the bridesmaid collection for...

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Anthropologie Wedding Dresses and Frocks for Your Bridesmaids Revealed!!

by Azure

Yesterday we did a sneak peek of the new Bhldn wedding dresses that will be available on Valentine's Day. And now we've got the Anthropologie dresses (both bridal and bridesmaids) in all their glory, thanks to our friends at Glamour.com! With each little reveal my excitement and anticipation grows, and I cannot wait for the big day, February 14, 2011. How excited are you for the launch of Anthropologie's new bridal line? Is your calendar marked?

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Question for Brides: Do You Feel Pressure to Pick Hot Bridesmaids?

by Azure

As I pore over featured wedding submissions to publish on our blog, I can't help but notice one thing. There's a blushing bride, a handsome groom, and a smokin' hot group of bridesmaids. This always seemed a bit counterintuitive to me (maybe it was that Bridezillas episode featuring an overwieght, unhappy bride who banned her groom's attractive little sis from the bridal party). Bur during a recent wedding meetup here in Chicago, a photographer shed light on what's driving the hot...

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Exclusive Wedding Boutique from Rent the Runway!!

by Azure

You're going to love the OneWed/Rent the Runway partnership even more now... because they just launched a designer wedding boutique, and the concept is out of this world! Rent the Runway tapped their favorite designers (like Badgley Mischka, Nicole Miller, Robert Rodriguez) to create exclusive looks just for RTR bridesmaids and wedding guests. You can search by color, length and designer, which makes dressing your 'maids a cinch. We've all seen wedding photos of unhappy bridesmaids...

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Creative Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding Attire

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Susan Alexander-Shapiro from BravoBride.com You’ve received the engagement ring, set the date and the next big question is what will you wear? We have come up with some creative ways to help you find your dream dress and stay within your budget. We also have a few money saving tips for your bridal party, too. The Wedding Dress • Most of the big bridal shops have huge sales once a year, which are typically held at hotels or other venues like wedding shows....

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Royal, Navy, Midnight, Sapphire- Dark Blues are On-Trend for 2011 Weddings!

by Azure

Dark blues are definitely IN at the moment, and will continue to be popular color choices for 2011 weddings! Royal blue, sapphire blue, midnight blue and navy are fabulous choices for a sophisticated, regal wedding. And they're neutral enough to pair perfectly with both gilded gold and sparkling silver jewelry and accessories. Take a look at some of the chic blue frocks from Rent the Runway below. Wouldn’t your bridesmaids look lovely in one of these designer dresses? I love...

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5 Favorite Etsy Wedding Shops for Bridal Accessories, Boutonnieres, and More!

by Azure

I love poking around the Etsy Wedding shops whenever I can. Etsy is such a fantastic place for wedding inspiration! Remember back to your high school days when your biggest fear was showing up to prom or homecoming wearing the SAME dress as another classmate? For your wedding, too, you want to look drop dead gorgeous and one-of-a-kind, and Etsy's totally unique wedding must-haves will make this happen. You'll find custom wedding invitations, handmade ring bearer pillows, stunning...

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Bridesmaid Dress Designer You’ll Love- The Divine Elise Bergman Designs

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Bride Buzz It's no secret that bridesmaids' dresses have gotten WAY cuter. Somewhere along the way, brides realized that adorning their ladies in hideous dresses does not a pretty wedding — or a great friend — make. Still, our discerning Bride Buzz eye are always less-than-impressed when a new bridesmaid option pops on the scene. J. Crew is great if their colors fit yours; Thread Social has unique designs but is not budget-friendly; and even our other...

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Glitzy Style Inspiration for Your Holiday Engagement Party and Beyond

by Azure

We’ve all got one thing in common this time of year… lots of holiday parties to attend, cocktail dresses to wear, and merrymaking to be done! And if you choose one of these festive frocks from Rent the Runway, your engagement ring won’t be the only thing sparkling when you walk into the room! RTR also rents fabulous Judith Leiber clutches and designer accessories, and they are all bling-tastic! Glitter, sparkle and shine are big this time of year but it’s easy to go...

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Winter Wedding Update- Bridal Style, Stationery, and Reception Cocktails

by Azure

Yesterday, Billy Folchetti of Luxe Life Events took us through how to design a winter wonderla nd wedding. Today, Melissa of Simply Perfect by Melissa follows up with tips on bridal style, wedding stationery, and reception cocktails for your winter wedding! -Winter Wedding Bridal Style- Wedding Dress Silhouette- the full ballgownwedding dress is perfect for a winter wedding. Fabric- chose a dress in a heavier material, like Satin or Dupioni. Stay Warm With- a sleeved wedding dress, a...

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Nordstrom Launches Wedding Shop- Simple, Chic, Budget-Friendly Wedding Dresses

by Azure

I don’t know about you, but when I think of Nordstrom, affordable is not the first word that comes to mind. But… Nordstrom's just-launched wedding boutique is full of incredible steals and deals! Unexpected I know, and fabulous, oh yes! Check out the matte jersey column dress, by JS Boutique, below. First off, how gorgeous is the rhinestone-embellished racer back? And how perfect would this be for a low key beach wedding? And with a $93 price tag, you really can’t go wrong....

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Hot Hue For 2011 Brides and Bridesmaids- Shimmery Champagne

by Azure

Pop the bubbly, lovely ladies! Because champagne hues are definitely on-trend for 2011 and beyond! Champagne is a warm hue similar in color to beige, but champagne dresses tend to have a bit of sheen or sparkle. Champagne wedding dresses and cocktail frocks look fantastic on brides with medium skin tones. Aptly named after the celebratory spirit, champagne dresses are as lux as a bottle of Dom! Rent the Runway is loving the champagne trend, and they’ve got some fab frocks to...

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Major Black Friday Sale from Blue Nile- 46% Off Bridal Bling for 24 Hours!

by Azure

Mark your calendars and pop a Red Bull in the fridge, because this is one Turkey Day sale you can't afford to miss! For 24 hours (or while supplies last) starting at at the stroke of midnight (EST) on November 26, Blue Nile is offering three stunning jewelry pieces for 46% off! The three items up for grabs... 1. Everlasting Hearts Necklace in Sterling Silver- only $35 (typically $65) 2. Tuxedo Freshwater Cultured Pearl Necklace- only $100 (typically $185) 3. Oval Design Diamond...

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Five Fabulous Green Gifts for Winter Bridesmaids by Recycled Bride

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Your winter wedding is near, and your bridesmaids are hard at work making sure to support you through last-minutes planning and see that your big day goes off without a hitch. How will you thank them? With eco-friendly gifts that keep them warm all winter and help contribute to a happier, healthier planet! Here are my top five picks for green gifts for winter bridesmaids: 1. Deliciously warm alpaca shawls from Global Goods Partners are Fair Trade treasures that...

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Winter Wedding Style and Trends- 3 Hot Hues!

by Azure

Our friends at Rent the Runway keep us up to speed on the latest styles, hottest trends, and too-good-to-be-true deals on designer fashions for your wedding and beyond. So as we approach Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season, let's talk winter wedding trends! Top 3 Hot Hues for Winter Weddings 1. Black- choose a black cocktail frock to exude chic elegance. 2. Berry- you can't go wrong with a designer dress in a juicy berry hue! Raspberry, boysenberry, cranberry... all...

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Weekly Giveaway Winner: Totally Adorable Totes for Your Bridesmaids!

by Azure

The stylish totes from Melangerie were a hot item this week! But there can only be one lucky winner. And the winner is.... Jacqueline H! Congrats, Jacqueline! You and your bridesmaids will be totes adorable sporting your matching wedding day bags before the ceremony! Please email SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your prize! *Disclosure: giveaway prize provided by Melangerie

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Top 5 Reasons to Use OneWed’s Wedding Pre-Party to Plan Your Wedding!

by Azure

Mashable recently published a great article- How To Tastefully Use Social Media at Your Wedding. And OneWed's Wedding Pre-Party was recognized as a go-to resource for social wedding planning! Mashable gets what makes Wedding Pre-Party so fantastic, and we want all our readers to know, too! So here are the top 5 reasons to use Wedding Pre-Party to plan your wedding: 1. Help Friends, Family & Wedding Guests Get to Know Each Other (and see who's invited) Before the Big Day: once you've...

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Dazzling Bridal Handbags by Judith Leiber- Coming Soon!

by Azure

Guess who's bringing her jaw-dropping fashion creations to the white aisle? I'll give you a few hints... She is to handbags like Christian Louboutin is to heels, to clutches like Sylvia Weinstock is to wedding cakes, and there is nothing demure about her couture creations. Still stumped? Our friends at Rent the Runway dished the inside scoop, and we're thrilled to learn that the great Judith Leiber is bringing her signature bejeweled, bling-tastic handbags to brides across the...

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