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4th of July Wedding Roundup

by Azure

Are you seeing stars & stripes with the Fourth of July just two days away? I know I am! And I've been dreaming about firework displays, BBQ deliciousness, refreshing cocktails, and red white & blue! So I thought, what better way to kick off the holiday than with a festive roundup of patriotic wedding pretties! Once you take in all the lovely in the inspiration board above, scroll down to see so much more. P.S. This Stars & Stripes ideabook is also red, white and beautiful! ...

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Ditch the Ring Bearer Pillow for these Unforgettable Alternatives

by Azure

When the played out white satin ring bearer pillow just won't cut it, Etsy delivers big with some totally awesome alternatives for your wedding ceremony! From vintage pick-up trucks (see the photo above) to rustic wood boxes, antique tea cups and books with hidden compartments, you will be blown away by the creativity of these indie designers. I know I certainly was! No matter what style wedding you're planning, there's a ring bearer pillow alternative perfect for you. Take a...

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Last Chance to Enter our $1,500 Ideabooks Giveaway

by Azure

OneWed brideys have been creating Ideabooks like mad the past few weeks! And boy oh boy are they chockfull of inspiration! Hopefully by now you've heard about our fabulous #1515giveaway (and the three covetable prizes you could win), especially since entry closes tonight when the clock strikes midnight (central time)! A little late to the party? Never fear! There's still plenty of time to enter to win! Here's how: Create an Ideabook with a minimum of 15 gorgeous...

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Memorable Wedding Signs that Do the Talking For You

by Azure

Your wedding day will be a blur, filled with love, laughter, and romance. You'll want to savor every moment, something that may be easier said than done. One of the top regrets we hear from newlyweds is that, between making the rounds to thank guests at the reception, posing for family and group portraits, and fielding questions from vendors and pals, they didn't have the time to really enjoy their special day. Wondering how to avoid this situation? Signage, signage, signage!...

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Three Wedding Color Palettes Perfect for Summer

by Azure

Summer is here, and so is wedding season! Which means lots of inspiration for brides-to-be like me! Once the venue is booked and your dream wedding dress found, the next big checklist item to cross off is to decide on your color palette. To help you do just that, I came up with three unique palettes that scream summer, and I can't wait to hear which one you love most! Soft Summer Purples   Emerald Green, Marigold and White   Dreamy Peach, Blush and Cream What...

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Rustic Real Wedding Loaded with Personal Details

by Azure

Jon + Bri captured by Tim Tab Studios The old Vehe Barn in Deer Park, IL was the perfect venue for Jon + Bri's personalized rustic Midwest wedding! The bride wore a classic a-line wedding dress featuring sheer flutter sleeves and a blush pink sash, ivory satin Badgley Mischka shoes, and an elegant soft updo. Her bouquet of coral roses and ivory hydrangea coordinated with her groom's double rose boutonniere wrapped with rustic twine. Eco-friendly paper blooms were incorporated...

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Modern Brights Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

I've been on a bright colors kick lately (maybe it's my summertime state of mind), and although modern wedding style isn't really my taste, I still love the inspiration these soirees deliver. Bold patterns, transparent ghost chairs, blank-slate venues that can be tailored to the couple's personality... what's not to like? And when I spotted this bright and beautiful styled shoot on Style Me Pretty, I was beyond inspired! I mean, who would have thought that a neon rainbow striped...

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Fresh Decor and Covetable Bridesmaid Styles from BHLDN

by Azure

One of the things I love about Anthropologie's BHLDN is that every time I turn around, there's something new and gorgeous to fall for! Which is why you should probably just sign up for BHLDN's newsletter so that you never miss a beat. Today I wanted to share all my favorite decor and bridesmaid dress new arrivals from this amazing brand, because the inspiration is endless! Take a peek... If you like what you see, head over to the BHLDN site to indulge, browse and...

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Divine Wedding Color Palette: Guava + Cocoa

by Azure

I love the idea of mixing bright melon and tropical fruit hues with warm shades of cocoa and taupe. And the real wedding photo above, captured by onelove photography, left me feeling inspired! Ready to see how gorgeous this color combo can be!? Prepare to swoon... If you're over the moon for this rich and vibrant palette too, here's more especially for your b-maids... Dreamy don't you think?? Click Pin It if you're a fan, and take in even more guava + cocoa wedding pretties...

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Primary Colors to Brighten Up the Wedding Day

by Azure

Primary colors don't have to be for the classroom, brideys! As you can see from the inspiration board above, blue, red, and yellow can come together beautifully and brighten up your wedding day! It's a classic color combination that many couples overlook, and works especially well for carnival-themed weddings and casual outdoor I Do's. You could infuse retro touches or bold Pop Art nods, and use primary colored ribbons to create fab DIY backdrops, chair accents, photo booth props,...

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A Beautiful Sunset-Inspired Wedding Color Palette

by Azure

There are few things more spectacular than a sunset on a clear day. And after my Chicago Bulls got crushed by the Heat last night... I needed something to boost my spirits. The answer? A sunset-inspired wedding color palette! Once I finished the inspiration board above, I was instantly obsessed! And feelings of serenity and tranquility took over. The sunset-inspired palette combines some of my very favorite colors for weddings- peach, coral, aqua, sand- and satisfies my...

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Wedding Blogs We Stalk (and you should too)

by Azure

We know OneWed isn't the only inspiring wedding blog out there... and it seems every day, a new bridal blogger hits the scene. With so many different sources of inspiration to choose from, we wanted to share our list of the best wedding blogs around. Ready to roll?? In no particular order... 100 Layer Cake Rock n Roll Bride Ruffled Merci New York Wedding Chicks The Knotty Bride Hot Pink Brides The Broke-Ass Bride A Practical Wedding The...

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5 New Etsy Wedding Favorites

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Signature orbs wedding guest book alternative by Etsy seller Once Upon a Paper Ah, Etsy. That ever-flowing font of wedding inspiration. I'm several years out from my own wedding at this point, but whenever I go on Etsy, there's always something that pulls me right back in to the land of weddingdom. Once your big day is past, you will definitely miss the Pinteresting, Etsying, and general wedding web surfing. Your life will feel strangely empty for a little while, but then life...

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