Destination Wedding


15 Ways to Spend Less on Your Wedding

by Azure

Here on OneWed, we're all about helping you get the best bang for your wedding buck! So today, we share 15 insider tips on how to reduce your wedding costs without making too many sacrifices. 1. Having a wedding in winter months is definitely cheaper than having it in peak seasons, such as fall or summer. Consider looking at different dates that will save you a great deal of money! 2. Consider a daytime wedding instead of the evening, or a Friday or Sunday wedding instead of a...

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Wedding Venue of the Day: Montage Laguna Beach

by Azure

Welcome to the second installment of our new Venue of the Day feature! Click here to see the spectacular East Coast location we spotlighted yesterday! The Venue: Montage Laguna Beach Location: Beautifully set on an oceanfront bluff in the heart of Laguna Beach, California. Capacity: 450 guests Why we love it: The Montage offers unparalleled panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, and 30 lush acres for wedding guests to explore. The resort's in-house master chefs work with each...

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The Fine Art of Getting Ready

by Bride Chic

If there's one thing I know my client/brides love it's a beautiful robe. When visiting my studio for fittings, a bride gets the royal treatment (precursor for the big day of course). We start with mineral water, hot tea or champagne.  A robe or pretty kimono always hangs in the dressing room, awaiting. Recently I hooked up with Sara Kirsner of Doie Lounge, a design firm specializing in an eco-chic loungewear. These robes make beautiful and practical gifts for all your best buds in...

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Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Tie the Knot! The $6.5M Wedding Budget Breakdown

by Azure

After five years of dating, and masterfully dodging questions and rumors about engagements and impending I Do's, Jessica Biel finally got Justin Timberlake down the aisle! In what was (reportedly) one of the most expensive celebrity weddings ever... surprising, given the couple's low-key, no-frills reputation. So what major wedding budget line items cost Justin and Jessica the most? Read on to get the inside scoop... Wedding day? Try wedding week! In the South of Italy. Remember...

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Destination Vacation… I Mean Wedding

by Bitchless Bride

When I think destination wedding, a few things come to mind: beaches, tropical bevies, mini bikini, vacation sex and... oh yeah, the wedding. Right? Because even though I am excited for the happy couple, when I'm spending the ton of money required to attend such an affair, I want to make sure that there is something in it for me too. I know that it sounds selfish, but I am all about being honest, and bridey this is the "norm". Your guests are excited for you, but they are damn well...

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The Beauty of Eloping: 5 Questions to Consider Before Taking the Plunge

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Let’s face it—big, extravagant, Kardashian-style weddings aren’t for everyone. And that’s OK. Many brides and grooms starting to feel overwhelmed with the minutia of wedding planning may wonder if eloping is the answer. Whether the budget is an issue or you and your fiancé simply want a very intimate wedding with just the two of you, eloping may be the way to go. But before you forgo a more traditional wedding, ask...

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The Only Reason You Need to Splurge on a Talented Wedding Videographer

by Azure

This incredible wedding video by the talented folks at Threelogy truly says it all... Bride and groom, Kristine Hermosa & Oyo Sotto, are famous actors (go figure!) in the Philippines, and their breathtaking beach wedding is beyond words! If you haven't already seen this video, click the play button now. I promise you won't be disappointed!

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Wedding Guest Welcome Bags from Maptote

by Brooklyn Bride

If a lot of your guests are coming from out of town and you're providing gift bags for their hotels, they might as well be from Maptote because you seriously will not find anything cuter! Made in Brooklyn, they've been around for a while, but only now are they introducing even MORE customizable options and better yet, adorable pins!  They've also expanded their city list to include many more from around the world.  No doubt they will make the perfect keepsake for your guests....

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Glamourous Beach Wedding

by Azure

Glamourous beach wedding by Kristen Weaver Photography     Fall is officially here, so it's time to say goodbye to sandy beaches, tropical mai tais and teeny weeny bikinis. But who ever said that a stunning fall wedding on the beach wasn't possible? If you've heard it, we're here to change your mind with this gorgeous real wedding by the fabulous Kristen Weaver!   I always love the juxtaposition of an edgy, tattooed bride and soft, romantic wedding details....

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Plan the Perfect Destination Wedding

by Azure

  Autumn is in the air, and that means many of you are busy planning destination weddings for the Spring and Summer of 2012! So we though this would be a great time to interview Jeff Copeland, destination wedding expert and owner of Simple Weddings in St Petersburg, Florida, for some tips on planning the perfect destination wedding.     1.  Planning a wedding in your hometown is hard enough. Planning one from hundreds of miles away must be daunting. What are some...

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Beach Wedding Inspiration from BHLDN

by Azure

Beach brides, you're in for a treat! Because BHLDN's new sand and sea collection is beyond beachy keen!     I adore BHLDN's take on beach wedding style. It's natural, vintage-inspired and totally unexpected. When I think beach or destination wedding, I think bright, bold, literal. But BHLDN proves that beach weddings can be soft, romantic, understated and elegant. Leave it to Anthropologie to transform the beach wedding theme into a tranquil dream come true! BHLDN's...

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Win a 5-Star Honeymoon Getaway: Official Rules and Regulations

by Azure

  OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS FOR Luxury Link and Onewed’s Ultimate Honeymoon Sweepstakes 1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. 2. PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF RULES AND DECISIONS, CONSENT TO USE AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS. By entering this sweepstakes, each participant warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide by all sweepstakes...

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