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Signature Drinks Galore!

by Lizzy S

There has been a growing trend at weddings to have a signature drink. Usually the drink is a mixture dependent on the bride and groom’s favorite libations. What a fun and unique way to serve delicious drinks for adults to enjoy! You can even toast to a long and happy marriage while your guests sip on these drinks. Check out the drink mixtures below as well as how newlyweds decided to present their drinks to their guests. Don't worry I have included some non-alcohol options as well!...

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The Quest to Find the Perfect Groom’s Gift!

by Lizzy S

For all the brides out there determined to find the perfect gift to give to the man of your dreams on your special day, we have created a blog just for you! Take a look at these adorable presents that your soon-to-be husband will most definitely love! Who knows you might find the perfect gift for your perfect man. Make sure to pin your favorites!

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Ingenious Ideas on How to Entertain the Kiddos!

by Lizzy S

Whether they’re your nieces, nephews, children, or best friend’s kiddos, those little ones will keep you busy even on your wedding day! So, what better way to keep the munchkins entertained by having activities for them to do throughout your wedding day. Whether you choose to delight the youngsters through lawn games, treats, scavenger hunts or kid tables there are plenty of ideas to choose from. Take a look these cute ideas and maybe you will find inspiration from them! Don’t...

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Darling and Innovative Ways to Include Your Pup in Your Wedding Day

by Lizzy S

Can’t say I do without your furry loved one? You’re not alone! Many brides and grooms choose to involve their pups in their special day. Whether you choose to involve them in your favors, photography, the ceremony or décor, there are many ways to incorporate your dog in your big day. Check out these creative and adorable ideas and don’t forget to comment below on which images are your favorites!

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Follow February: Follow Your Favorites to Win $250!

by Azure

Guess what? OneWed’s latest upgrade—a slick new Follow feature—lets you connect with your favorite designers, vendors, bloggers, and friends to get a first look at all the gorgeous inspiration they share, save and love! How it works — When you view any photo or save an image to an Ideabook, simply click the Follow button above the photo, or select the checkbox marked “Follow from this photo” in your Add to Ideabook display. To see all the inspiration from the folks...

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9 Ways to Pull Off the Wedding of Your Dreams

by Azure

Wedding planning is hard, especially if you're juggling a full-time job while blissfully engaged. And it's easy to lose sight of what's truly important. In my five years of working with brides, grooms, and vendors, I've picked up priceless nuggets of wisdom on everything from finding the perfect wedding dress, to decorating on a dime. Now as a bride-to-be, I have an even better understanding of the joys and toils of wedding planning, and a new sense of respect for every couple...

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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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Bridezilla, Meet Bridechilla

by Azure

There's a new bridal sheriff in town, and she's a downright pleasure to work with. Her name is Bridechilla, and she floats through the wedding planning process with style and grace! Defined... Bride • chill • a : a soon to be married lady who is unflappable (cool, calm and collected), equanimous (perfectly poised, dependable and level-headed), and the true antithesis of everything a bridezilla represents. And I think all of us nearlyweds could steal a few pages from...

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Win $250 to Tiffany & Co.

by Azure

As a bride-to-be, I know that while a picture is worth a thousand words, it doesn’t always deliver all the details you’re looking for. You may want to know who designed a dress or where you can buy it, what type of flowers were used in some gorgeous bouquet, or the cost of an item that would be perfect for your wedding. Am I right? To help you get your questions answered, we’ve added a new “Ask About This Photo” comments box to each inspiring image you find on OneWed! ...

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The Best Kind of Wedding Favors

by Azure

When the open bar is flowing, the band is crooning or the DJ's spinning, and the photo booth is snap, snap, snapping away, there's just one thing missing... Fun wedding favors that guests can bust out and let loose with at the reception! Because what compliments drinking, celebrating, dancing, and memory-making quite like kitschy chachkies?! Just think back to your old college days, and the madness that ensued when props or costumes were thrown into the mix... then scroll on to...

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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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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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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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31 Wedding Trends to Hitch or Ditch

by Azure

As a wedding blogger and a bride-to-be, I can go from loving to loathing any top trend in two shakes of a lamb's tail. I've even wished, at times, that there was a special place where played out wedding trends (like the Tiffany Blue + Chocolate Brown color scheme) could go to die. Sounds morbid I know, but here's my reasoning... The moment a once unique and trendy idea catches on and hits the masses, it becomes nearly inescapable (especially for industry insiders). And no matter...

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5 DIY Wedding Favor Ideas

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Don’t let your wedding guests leave empty handed! While they certainly aren’t required, wedding favors are not only a nice gesture, but a great way to add another personal touch to your wedding day. Give your guests a sweet send-off and keepsake of your wedding with one of these creative DIY wedding favor ideas. 1. If you have a green thumb, send guests home with a living memento of your wedding in the form of small potted...

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Giveaway Alert! Create Inspiring Ideabooks and WIN Big

by Azure

Fifteen Days to enter to WIN more than $1,500 in Prizes if you submit your best Ideabooks of 15 or more photos! Are you up for a challenge? Then you've come to the right place! Take part in our #1515giveaway celebrating the launch of Ideabooks, and you could win one of the three prizes below: Now that you know the covetable booty up for grabs, I'm sure you're wondering how you can throw your hat in the ring! It couldn't be easier, and you can submit as many Ideabooks as...

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The Wedding Toast Train Wreck

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Weddings fill us with LOVE and affection for well, practically everybody, depending on how much you’ve been drinking. We get a few glasses of champagne in us, and we suddenly feel eloquent, inspired, and best/worst of all - we feel a profound need to TOAST to the happy couple, and also to LOVE, lovers everywhere, a prosperous new year for all (when it's already June), and while you're at it, best wishes to everyone, including your ex-boyfriend Randall, who you still haven’t...

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15 Steps to Plan Your Dream Wedding

by Azure

As you know, our #1515giveaway is in full swing, and we want all our brides to enter to win! All you have to do is create an inspiring Ideabook with fifteen or more photos, share it on Facebook and send it our way! Entry is open through June 20th, so hop to it brideys and get started today! In case you need a bit of extra help creating your winning Ideabook entry, we've broken down the wedding planning process into 15 simple steps. For each step we share some of our most-loved,...

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7 Things NOT To Forget When Your Wedding Day Arrives

by Azure

You already know that your wedding will be over in the blink of an eye. And one of the most common regrets we hear from newlyweds is that they weren't able to relish the glory of the day (due to stress, commotion, being pulled in 100 different directions, family drama, etc.). Bummer, right? But no need to worry, because we're here to save you from making the same mistakes past brides have made. Read on to learn seven things every bride should drill into her pretty little head, and...

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