Ceremony and Reception


Homespun Wedding Loaded with Vintage Details

by Azure

Susan + Michael by Kristen Weaver Photography When the bride owns her own Etsy shop, you know the wedding will be one to remember! And that's exactly how we'd describe Sue and Michael's classic Florida I Do's. Putting her talents to work, the bride DIYd all the paper and stationery details, and immersed herself in vintage, hand-me-down treasures from her family. Gilded touches were incorporated throughout, pairing perfectly with the couple's timeless black and ivory color...

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Ana y Roberto - A Country Destination Wedding in Spain

by Faye

At OneWed we see gorgeous flowers, unique wedding details, and amazing bridal gowns to tweet and pin every day. The only downside is you can get a bit immune to stunning brides and grooms, you could say we’re “wedding diabetic”! But, when this real wedding crossed my path I let out a subtle “oohhh” and felt sugar rush through my veins. Blushing bride Ana and her handsome groom Roberto pulled of a chic and incredibly tasteful countryside wedding in Spain. The summery...

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Blooming Wedding Monograms and Initials

by Azure

Decorating your wedding with a custom monogram or your initials (along with your groom's, of course) is an easy way to add a personal touch and a little bit of wow factor. There are plenty of ways to incorporate these unique-to-you accents, and they can be DIY doable if you're willing to roll up your sleeves and get crafty. Today we'll show you some of our favorite ideas, from door decor to ceremony aisles and a whole lot more. Ready to swoon? Let's hope so! Because the...

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Changing Religions: 5 Questions to Ask Before Making the Decision

by The Modern Jewish Wedding

“I know that game. I invented that game. So, they’re Rules Rabbis,” said Charlotte from Sex and the City. It’s true.  When considering conversion to Judaism from another religion, whether for a wedding, or just because, rabbis will traditionally turn you away. Rabbis are known to test your commitment by saying “NO!” three times. Then it is up to you! Considering converting for your beshert (your meant to be)? Here are some questions you need to ask yourself and your...

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27 Ways to Seat Your Wedding Guests with Style

by Azure

While escort cards serve an important purpose, they can also really ramp up the uniqueness of your wedding day and reception decor. Thanks to creative Etsy sellers dreaming up new and unexpected ways to stylishly seat guests, the escort card world is bigger and better than ever. From keys and pinwheels, to vintage windows and mini gilded animals, the innovative ideas below are sure to get your DIY juices flowing! Don't forget to add your favorite escort card finds to an inspiring...

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12 Wedding Flower Color Combos Perfect for Summer

by Azure

It's hard to believe that August is right around the corner! But don't you worry, we still have plenty of summer wedding territory to cover (and inspiration to share) before the Autumn leaves start falling. A month or so back, we published a Seasonal Wedding Flowers Guide for Summertime. And today we follow it up with color combinations that are spot-on for the season! Here are twelve beautiful palettes and gorgeous floral arrangements we absolutely love... 1 - Petal Pink, Orange...

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Rose Gold Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

Rose Gold has been trending in weddings for the past few years, and really, what's not to like about this romantic rosy metal? It adds an unexpected pop of color to a classic diamond engagement ring, and pairs perfectly with other metallic hues like copper, champagne, platinum and bronze. Ready to fall head over heels for rose gold too? The inspiration below is sure to tickle your fancy...

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Southern Chic Wedding at Cedarwood

by Azure

I've never met a Cedarwood wedding I didn't love, as the picturesque 1830's antebellum farm estate offers the perfect backdrop for just about any romantic Southern I Do's. Rolling meadows and lush green gardens, a vintage barn and historic estate... if I was getting hitched down south, Cedarwood would be my venue! And I'm sure you'll agree once you check out all the gorgeous photos below (captured by Mary Rosenbaum) from Chuck and Jo Ellen's wedding at Nashville's historic...

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A Royal Wedding for the Fashion Obsessed

by Azure

As the arrival of the royal baby captivates the world once obsessed with the April 29th nuptials between Duchess Kate and Prince William, I've got a totally different kind of royal affair running through my mind! Chanel brand ambassador and fashion stylist, Caroline Sieber, recently wed her trader/socialite beau, Fritz von Westenholz, in one of the most enchanting places on earth- Vienna, Austria. But it was the bride's unbelievable white aisle style that really stole the show! ...

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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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Five “Under the Radar” Jewish Wedding Traditions

by The Modern Jewish Wedding

We are all familiar with the Jewish Stomping of the Glass wedding tradition. Usually the groom breaks the glass, everyone shouts, “Mazel Tov” and the wedding’s ‘official cocktail hour’ begins. If you’re looking to go beyond glass breaking, then keep reading. Here are 5 lesser-known Jewish wedding traditions worthy of consideration and possible inclusion in your Jewish Wedding (or your wedding featuring special Jewish touches). 1. Be Treated Like A Queen Every bride...

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13 Tips to Pull Off the Perfect Summer Wedding

by Azure

Summertime is the perfect time for outdoor I Do's! You can check snow, sleet, and frigid temps off your list of wedding planning worries, and count on walking the aisle bronzed and beautiful with the sun shining bright. However, every season, including summer, presents challenges for brides and grooms, but luckily we're here to help you execute the summer wedding of your dreams! If you follow the tips below as you plan your special day, you can sleep easy knowing that just about...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Summer Pastels + Modern Chevron

by Azure

You already know that we love pastels, whether it's spring, summer, or winter! And once you take a peek at the dreamy inspiration board above, we're sure you'll be smitten with romantic pastels too! Just picture your bridesmaids in soft shades of pink, lilac, lemon, and periwinkle... With their mix and match styles pulled together with uniform gold strappy shoes... Consider a classic wedding cake topped with delicious cascading flowers. And add an element of unexpected...

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5 Fun Wedding Gifts for Fathers of the Bride or Groom

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Dad. He’s always been in your corner through thick and thin. Now he’s supporting you as you walk down the aisle to begin the next chapter of your life. It’s time to thank him accordingly for his major role in your life as well as your wedding day with a heartfelt gift. Not sure where to begin? Consider these top gift picks for dads. 1.  It’s no doubt that your dad instilled his love of the game in you as a kid. So,...

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