Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: David Tutera by Faviana Wedding Dresses

by Azure

From the Red Carpet to the White Carpet...celebrity wedding planner and host of "My Fair Wedding" David Tutera recently launched his debut wedding dresses collection. This collection is for the bride addicted to our celebrity wedding news or just wanting to channel her inner-diva. Each dress is appropriately named for a red carpet star and her head-turning fashion. A few of our favorites include: Audrey: Satin mermaid silhouette with elaborate crystal beading along the neckline &...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Alix & Kelly Wedding Dresses and Bridesmaid Dresses

by Azure

If you have the bod, dear bride, then rock these slinky wedding dresses from Alix & Kelly! We had the pleasure of meeting Alix & Kelly (I love when I fall in love with the designers as much as the fashion) at NY Bridal Market last week. We're loving the newest wedding silhouettes of Kate, Grace & Penelope. For bridesmaids, they offer a new design in Charley and Judy in 100% silk chiffon/charmeuse that can be worn in multiple ways and is available to two lengths and a range of...

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Free Tuxedos for Your Groom and Groomsmen!

by Azure

Happy Monday! Let’s face it, grooms often feel a little left out. Hey, we’re guilty of it, too. Most of our Savvy Steal product give-aways are definitely aimed at brides-to-be. But, we’re thrilled that our Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway does not neglect the grooms. The lucky winner will receive six complete Savvi Evening Collection Tuxedo ensembles − a classic and refined two-button notch created in luxury wool for your comfort. Also included in this timeless package is a...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: 57 Grand

by Azure

Want to do something great for your bridesmaids? We know you do! Then take a gander at the totally chic, modern and hip dresses your maids will wear again and again. Best suited for the city gal off to wedding pre-party cocktails! The shapes, the draping, the colors--LOVE! 9 styles, 90 colors, endless opportunity. Thanks 57 Grand for sharing your new line with us!

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Your Wedding’s Seating Chart: The Real Story!

by Azure

OK, I never thought I'd be taking wedding planning advice from Maxim magazine, but I have to admit that this seating chart is pretty funny. Make sure to check out the full-sized version. Are seating charts making you crazy?

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Honeymooning in the Dominican Republic!

by Azure

This week, our Honeymoons.com expert Marie O'Mara blogs live, on location, from the beautiful Tortuga Bay Resort in the Dominican Republic. Check out her experiences thus far in our advice section!

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Pixton Couture

by Azure

A new designer to the scene, Kimberly Pixton of Pixton Couture is as cute as a button. While her background as an NFL cheerleader and designing cheer uniforms has aided her in creating body conscious silhouettes that truly flatter the female form, her designs are anything but Ra Ra Ra!!! In fact, her Spring 2010 wedding dresses evoke old Hollywood glamour and vintage sophistication. We had the pleasure of attending a private runway show with Kimberly, her model, and her four...

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A Bridal Jewelry Expert Helps Accessorize Your Big Day!

by Azure

To many girls, their wedding day is one of the most important moments of their life. Because of this, we want every single detail to be perfect, from the cake, to the wedding dress, all the way down to the bridal jewelry. The jewelry you choose will pull together your entire bridal look, and things can go terribly awry if you don't accessorize appropriately. To ensure that your accessories fit the bill, we've got a jewelry expert here to save the day! Urvi Prunier is CEO and head...

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Celebrity Wedding Gift Registry: Ivanka and Jared

by Azure

Feel like indulging your inner-paparazzi? Why not do some harmless virtual celebrity stalking via their wedding registries? For example, did you know that Ivanka Trump and her fiancé Jared Kushner like bundt cake? Fortunately for them, someone has already purchased the Heritage Bundt Pan they registered for at Williams-Sonoma. They’ve already gotten most of the items on the list, including two sets of Wusthof Grand Prix II Steak Knives ($149.95/ea), a 10-Piece Set of All-Clad...

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MightyNests’s Ideas for Green Flower Girl and Ring Bearer Gifts

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Kristen Conn of MightyNest Want to say thank you to your little munchkin attendants? Well, give them something they (and their parents) will love. Fun, non-toxic and eco-friendly toys! Just a few suggestions to keep your flower girls and ring bearers safe when showering them with appreciation: • Give your flower girl the gift of imagination with her own wooden tea set from Plan Toys. The set includes a teapot, two cups and saucers, a cream pot and sugar...

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Ask the Experts: Accent Colors

by Azure

In this week's column, our panel of wedding experts talks down a bride a little overwhelmed by her color choices. Here's the question: I am getting married next summer and my colors are black and ivory. I want to keep things classy and I am having a hard time deciding on an accent color(s). Originally I was using red, but that made things a little too Christmas-y for me. Then I chose yellow, coral and apple green but now I'm thinking that three accent colors are too many!...

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Cute Wedding Napkins Perfect for Cocktail Hour or Bachelorette Parties!

by Azure

These are adorable!! While in New York for Bridal Market (lots more to come on that- we saw all of the designers' Spring 2010 wedding dress collections, and we'll be giving you the low down throughout the next couple of weeks!), we received some cute swag bags filled with goodies. I absolutely loved these ThemeNaps wedding napkins! Shaped like a bride holding her bridal bouquet, or a groom in his tux, these are so fun and festive! And the design on the back of the napkins is...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Wedding Gifts from Bosses, What’s Appropriate?

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question from a boss/wedding guest about gift giving. Do you need wedding advice? OneWed has two ways for you to get specific questions answered. If you have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. If you have a question about wedding logistics, colors, how-tos, write our panel of experts at asktheexperts@onewed.com Are you inviting your boss?

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Featured Wedding in Providence, Utah: Josh and Arlena

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jessica of BellaRose Photography A perfect day coupled with a beautful bride and groom set the stage for these colorful, exquisite wedding photos. The wedding took place at the Old Rock Church at The Providence Inn in Providence, Utah. It was a gorgeous September afternoon, not too hot, not too cold, simply perfect. There was a slight breeze in the air, and all around the first signs of fall were starting to show. All the makings of what would become a...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Books and Magazines

by Azure

If you want to be a well-read couple, check out this week’s Amazon Wedding Registry Tip. Books & Magazines It's one of the most important questions facing any new marriage: Which books and magazines should we display on the coffee table? Whether you lean toward literature, want to improve your cooking or gardening skills, are just looking for entertainment, or are ready to start planning a family, books that match your tastes and passions make great additions to your registry....

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10.21.09 Wednesday’s Winner Wishlist

by Azure

We want to make sure that all of our Savvy Brides know about the steals of the week here at OneWed. So, every Wednesday, we'll be posting our Wednesday's Winner Wishlist to keep you in the loop about this week's giveaways and deals. This week our Savvy Steal is a fantastic Body Cream from Laura Mercier and of course we don’t want you to forget about our Off-the-Chart free wedding giveaway! Still not enough? Check out our Steals and Deals Page and find out how to win a free wedding...

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Inspiring Wedding Designs from Rifle

by Azure

OK, I’ll admit it. I’m not very good at making Inspiration Boards. Even in grade school my collages never came out the way I wanted, so it's not a big surprise. But, I love finding great ones. I think they can really help you think about design and weddings in a new way. Lately, I’ve loved looking at RIFLE. Anna Bond is an illustrator and paper goods designer in Florida and on her blog she shows not only the finished product, but also her inspiring inspiration boards. You can...

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The Man Registry: Don’t Let the Economy Ruin Your Dream Wedding

by Azure

About the Man Registry All signs may be pointing to the economy as a whole starting to gain momentum and crawl out of the doldrums of the past year. However, most of us are still feeling the crunch when it comes to personal spending. The financial pain can be especially tough if you’re planning a wedding. Lucky for you, The Man Registry’s resident groom planning expert Simon Daykin of Firefly Occasions has some tips to share this week on not letting the (still) slumping economy...

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It’s a Jamie Thing: Personalized Plates

by Azure

About It's a Jamie Thing Planning a bridal shower or a bachelorette party? How fab are these super cute party plates?! Personalize these with a picture of the couple, a hot shot of the bride or some adorable text - it's up to you. Get them exclusively at Hallmark.com. Can't decide on a party theme? Head on over to the wedding blog I write, where I've featured some cocktail napkin patterns that will surely impress your guests! Sometimes I find it's easier to pick a theme...

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Are You a Bridezilla?

by Azure

I just wanted to take a little poll this morning. How do you feel about the term "Bridezilla"? Is it offensive? Is it funny? Have you ever been called a bridezilla? Do you think it's overused? How would you define a "bridezilla"? What about a "groomzilla"? Just curious.

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Bubbly Bride: Splitting up for the Holidays

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride As you and your fiancé begin to plan for the next few months of holidays, delicious food and possibly travel, the big question always arises: With which family are you going to spend your time? If you are one of the few that don't have to answer this question, consider it a blessing because I have found separating the holidays causes much stress for a lot of couples. Everyone comes to their relationship with past traditions from their own families, and together...

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Queerly Wed’s Advice for Attending a Gay Wedding

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Melissa Johns of QueerlyWed If you’ve been invited to a gay or lesbian wedding, the couple considers you a welcome and important guest on their big day. However, not everyone who is invited to a same-sex wedding is comfortable with the idea. As with any wedding, you should only attend if you can do so respectfully. If you’ve been invited to s same-sex wedding and have some hesitations, you may want to give some thought to these topics: • Are you...

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Dessy for Off-the-Chart Beautiful Dresses!

by Azure

We’ll admit it, every once in a while we make fun of bridesmaid dresses. There’s one company though that we NEVER mock, we love dresses from The Dessy Group. Lucky for us (and for you) The Dessy Group is participating in our Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway. Dessy Group is offering five (5) Bridesmaids’ Dresses! You can select from over 100,000 color combinations from Dessy Collection, After Six and Alfred Sung. Dessy Group doesn’t want you to feel left out, you are the bride...

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Savvy Steals Giveaway - Fabulous Laura Mercier Body Cream

by Azure

About Savvy Steals Winter is coming! If you want to keep your skin looking soft and wedding-dress ready, you’ll need to find a good body lotion and use it regularly! We LOVE this Almond Coconut Milk Soufflé Body Créme from Laura Mercier. Want to give it a try? Lucky for you, it’s our Savvy Steal this week! To win this week's Savvy Steal...
 • Register on OneWed.com (US residents only please)
 • Make sure you comment using your registered name.
 • Write an...

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