Ceremony and Reception


Southern Plantation Wedding by Riverland Studios

by Azure

Jessica + Ryan by Riverland Studios Boone Hall Plantation was the perfect wedding venue for Jessica and Ryan's inspired southern I Do's. Mixing vibrant and modern brights with rustic, elegant touches, each portion of the couple's special day offered guests something memorable and one-of-a-kind. The pair's lovable dogs played a special role (serving as ring bearers), and a fairytale-esque horse drawn carriage delivered the classically beautiful bride to her outdoor wedding...

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When Fashion Photographers Go Bridal

by Bride Chic

I'm always happy when established and respected fashion photographers take up shooting weddings. For me it has that love conquers all sort of aspect! That's exactly what the fashion forward shooting duo Benjo Arwas and Sidney Kraemer have done--adding weddings to their vast portfolio. Under the name Forget Me Not Studios they organized this gorgeous shoot in Montecito, California at the historical landmark Casa del Hererro. Bringing some of the best wedding professionals in...

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Mint, Rose and Turquoise Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

With all the heavenly wedding dress inspiration we've been dishing up lately, I wanted to switch things up with a swoon-worthy color palette! Shades of mint, turquoise, and vintage rose and blush pair perfectly with classic wedding white and ivory... especially when you throw dreamy peony blooms and bright succulents into the mix! Plus, it's a color combo that works for a variety of settings, from beach to garden to rustic. Check it... Are you smitten as a kitten? We surely...

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9 Tips for Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Planner

by Azure

Like it or not, the Kimye wedding is officially on. And the third time bride has made the daring decision to relinquish planning control to her opinionated groom. Sounds a bit scary don't you think? Well... it doesn't have to be! Using our vast experience witnessing the best and worst of real and celebrity weddings, and our knowledge of the couple and the media's Kimye obsession, we've come up with nine priceless tips for Kim and Kanye's wedding planner. While the task of planning...

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OneWed’s 1st Annual Wedding Costume Contest!

by Azure

With Trick or Treating off the table (oh, to be young again...), I've had to find other ways besides sugar highs to get in the Halloween spirit. And do you know what comes through each and every time? Brides & grooms in costume and other wild and wacky wedding themes! So we are starting a new tradition this All Hallows' Eve, a spectacular costume contest showcasing the best of dressed up weddings. Scroll on to see ten amazing category winners, then click HERE for lots...

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Wedding Color Palette We Love: Bordeaux, Blush, and Cream

by Azure

When I stumbled upon the swoon-worthy floral arrangements by Blue Bouquet in the inspiration board above, I instantly fell in love. The pairing of deep wine dahlias with fluffy pink peonies and velvety lamb's ear made my heart jump for joy. Such a perfect combination for romantic fall weddings! Are you smitten too? If the answer is yes, you'll definitely want to Pin and Ideabook these babies!

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Rustic Elegant Wedding in Seattle

by Azure

Photographed by Barrie Anne Photography Down to earth couple Rebecca and Joon planned a low-key Seattle wedding that put the spotlight on their love. The Great Hall at Greenlake served as the picture perfect venue, and rustic elegant touches were incorporated throughout. Moss, wood, and kraft paper were used to create unique wedding signs, centerpieces, and an amazing escort card display, and the couple went alternative with tasty cupcakes instead of cake. The photo booth and...

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Beautiful Fall Wedding at Spanish Oaks Ranch

by Azure

The idyllic Spanish Oaks Ranch in central California served as the perfect wedding venue for Jamie and Steve's autumn I Do's. And Lisa Mallory Photography captured every detail like a dream! Jamie wore a beautiful lace cap sleeved wedding gown with a timeless all-up hairstyle. Her bouquet of burnt orange Calla lilies and yellow roses wrapped with burlap and twine was spot-on for the fall season! Steve and his men donned stylish three-piece suits in charcoal gray with white shirts...

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10 Secrets to Styling an Old Hollywood Wedding

by Azure

When styling any wedding with a theme there is one golden rule—exercise restraint! Style your overall décor with influences from your theme or era, rather than actually having a “themed wedding.” It is much more tasteful to plan your wedding décor with influences rather than making the focus of your day the “theme” and not you! Old Hollywood, vintage glam weddings have been trending for quite some time, and while we love this theme, it’s one that can quickly take a...

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Let’s Hear It For Our Fall Wedding Giveaway Winner!

by Azure

The results of our Fall Wedding Giveaway are in! We received hundreds of ideabook entries worthy of the prize, but only one lucky bride could win the covetable Valentino Couture pumps! Ready to find out who will be strutting her stuff down the white aisle in $1,000 wedding shoes? Let's hear it for... OnTheCusp23! This bride went above and beyond with her Fall Wedding Giveaway ideabook, filling it with 70 spectacular photos that truly capture the essence and romance of Autumn. She...

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Don’t Be a Wedding Video Wrecker

by Azure

Before the domination of smart phones and social networks, the task of being a top-notch wedding guest was fairly straightforward. RSVP, show up on time, purchase a gift, and don't drink the open bar dry. Easy, right? Not so much anymore! In this technology-driven, uber social world that we live in, there's a whole new set of rules for wedding guest etiquette. Just take a read of our 13 Do's and Don'ts and 10 Commandments for guests. Our 6th commandment? Honor the couple and PAY...

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9 Sweet Wedding Cake Alternatives

by Azure

We've already showed you tons of delectable alternatives to a traditional wedding cake, and if you missed our coverage, just check out the links at the bottom of this post. But we're not done yet! Read on to feast your eyes on 9 delicious wedding cake alternatives, then share your top picks in the comments section! 1.  Macaron Towers - You'll have to dream up a new tradition to replace the cake cutting moment, but it will be totally worth it once you see your tasty tower of...

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