Featured Wedding: Chelsea and Jonathon

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Benfield Photography The overall vibe for Jonathan and Chelsea's wedding was love and laughter! The flirty black, white, and fushia color scheme mixed with tons of gorgeous fresh flowers blended perfectly with the upbeat attitude of the bride and groom! Laughter was a common thread throughout the day! There was laughter before during and after the ceremony. Chelsea and Jonathan are such a fun and silly couple! They high-five each other every chance they get! So...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Cameras and Camcorders

by Azure

You do know that after your wedding day there won’t be people following you around with cameras anymore, right? That’s where this week’s Amazon Registry Tip comes in! Digital Cameras & Camcorders A digital camera and camcorder are the best ways to record the major milestones and day-to-day joys of your life together. The images and movies you capture will help you keep in close touch with friends and family and will be a treasure for generations to come. Digital...

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10.14.09: Wednesday’s Winners Wishlist!

by Azure

We want to make sure that all of our Savvy Brides are privy to the steals of the week here at OneWed! So, every Wednesday, we'll be posting our Wednesday's Winner Wishlist to keep you all in the loop! Savvy Steal of the Week: A one-of-a-kind Sandnames poster, photographed on the beaches of Santa Barbara, complete with you and your fiance's name and wedding date! Special Offers on our Steals & Deals page: You can win a free wedding dress from David's Bridal, special discounts from...

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The Man Registry: The Groom’s Gift to the Bride

by Azure

About The Man Registry The wedding day is almost here and you’ve got all of the planning, preparing and sweating out of the way. All that’s left to do is take that walk down the aisle. Not so fast. Have you thought about what your gift to the bride is going to be? We know you’ve spent a ton of money and time already throughout the wedding planning process, but finishing strong with a great gift for your soon-to-be wife is key. We know that money is always a big concern with...

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Are Divorces the New Weddings?

by Azure

As you may have seen on our news’ section, last week’s Project Runway featured the designers reworking the wedding dresses of divorced women. The idea was to create an outfit the woman could wear in her “new life.” I've seen a lot of articles lately about bakeries that specialize in “divorce cakes,” cakes that celebrate divorces, usually with a humorous take on wedding cakes. As a general rule, I don’t have a problem with divorce. I think relationships are difficult and...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Monique Lhuillier

by Azure

While at Chicago's Bridal Market, we were on a very serious mission... Wedding Dress Trend Spotting! We've got quite the running list of trends that are popping up in most designer's Spring 2010 Collections, a couple of which are below.... - Tulle: Tulle is back and better than ever! If you've always dreamed of a fairytale wedding, this may be the trend for you. - Hints of Lace: Lace is so classic and beautiful, and designers are really ramping up their use of this traditional...

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Mad Men’s Christina Hendricks Ties the Knot: Weds in Platinum by Tacori!

by Azure

As reported yesterday in our News section, Mad Men's Christina Hendricks tied the knot on Sunday, marrying actor Geoffrey Arend. The couple had a low-key ceremony at New York City's il Buco restaurant, and made it official with the very best, Platinum Tacori wedding bands. Our good friends at Platinum Guild International sent us a photo of the gorgeous wedding rings... Don't they remind you of the platinum wedding bands we gave away to one lucky couple during our POP a Platinum...

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Featured Bridal Session: Lisa and Spencer

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jessica Feely of Jessica Feely Photography The session with Lisa and Spencer took place in South Seattle, and then we finished off at Discovery Park. We wanted to do something fun to incorporate some of her wedding colors, so she brought the perfect polka dotted boots and red balloons! After having some fun in the urban areas, we headed up to the Discovery Park to get some sweet romantic shots. The lighting was gorgeous, Lisa and Spencer were gorgeous and the...

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The Proposal Winners!

by Azure

In honor of its release on DVD/Blu-Ray today, the nice people at Walt Disney Home Video gave us five copies of The Proposal to give away. We asked you to tell us your favorite wedding scenes from movies. We got a lot of great answers, and picked five at random. The five winners, and their answers are: Lauren W. So my favorite wedding scenes of all time are from "The Little Mermaid". (1) Is the when Eric is about to marry Vanessa (Ursual in human form). I love the cute little...

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Savvy Steals Giveaway- A Beachside Memory That Will Last Forever

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Even if you aren’t having a destination wedding, chances are you and your fiancé have taken a romantic beach vacation together at some time during your courtship. I’ll bet you have a lot of amazing memories from that trip, memories that will always bring a smile to your face and butterflies to your stomach. For this week’s Savvy Steal, we’ll give one lucky lady another beachside memory that will last forever- a beautiful...

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Get Khloe Kardashian’s Wedding Day Makeup Look!

by Azure

Wondering how makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic achieved Khloe Kardashian's beautiful bridal look? - Smoky, yet subtle, Eyes:NARS Duo in Mediterranee, M.A.C. eyeshadow in Antiqued, and Lancome's beyond-amazing Hypnose mascara - Glowing Skin:NARS blush in Orgasm, and Dior Bronze Matte bronzer - Pretty Pout: Revlon Creme Gloss in Pink Cami - Flowing Waves:Bumble and Bumble Thickening Spray and Orlando Pita T3 Boost

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Bubbly Bride: Don’t Keep Quiet on your Wedding Day

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride You won't be hearing librarians shhh you today. Finding a venue to hold your wedding event is always a search. Some places are too big, some aren't big enough. Cost is always an issue while location is key to the final choice. With all these factors coming into play, it is most important that you need to have a place you are comfortable with because you will be creating many memories there. Book lovers can now share their archives of hundreds of books with...

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Sandals’ Resorts for an Off-the-Chart Fantastic Honeymoon

by Azure

Hopefully, you've already registered for our amazing Off-the-Chart Wedding Give-away. For the next few weeks we'll spend a little time making sure you have a chance to meet the fabulous partners helping us with this dream contest. This week we want to introduce you to Sandals Resorts! Sandals, the leader in Caribbean destination weddings and honeymoon packages, is offering the winner of our Off-the-Chart give-away a four-day/three-night Luxury Included® stay for two adults to any...

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Last Chance to Take Home a Little Hollywood

by Azure

Just a quick reminder that Monday at noon is the deadline to win a copy of The Proposal starring Ryan Reynolds and Sandra Bullock. Disney Home Entertainment releases this fun romantic comedy on DVD and Blu-Ray October 13. If you'd like a copy of your own, just tell us what your favorite wedding scene from a movie is and why. You can comment below, or on the original post, or send us an email at savvyscoop@onewed.com. Get your entries in by noon on Monday. We'll announce the winners...

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Bride Chic: A Day A City Hall- A Look At The New Civil Wedding

by Azure

About Bride Chic The brief city hall ceremony or ‘champagne wedding’ is every bit as significant as the formal wedding planned months ahead. City hall weddings are ideal for couples who don't want to bother with juggling florists, caterers, bands and wedding planners. No longer considered the spontaneous events they once were, civil ceremonies are going through new approval and popularity. And in the case of the opulant San Francisco City Hall- you get the use of a palace for...

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Pam and Jim: The Office Wedding!

by Azure

OK, so I must admit, we’ve been following the wedding plans of Jim and Pam from The Office pretty closely here at OneWed. Before the show even aired last night, we knew Pam would be walking down the aisle in a David's Bridal wedding dress, accessorized with an Energy Muse Sri Yantra Oval Pendant (thought to bring affluence, abundance, blessings and love into one's life). It’s just that so much of what’s been happening is equal parts hilarious parody and painfully realistic!...

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Great Deals on Shoes!

by Azure

You know what Monday is don’t you? It’s Columbus Day. Ahh Columbus Day, celebrating Christopher Columbus's arrival in the Americas and really good sales! Columbus Day Sale Event on Shoes.com
 Look for huge savings on the most popular brands at shoes.com over the Columbus Day weekend plus save an extra 25% on all sale items* when you enter promo code 1492 at checkout. Sale and promo code are valid 10/9/09 - 10/13/09. Excludes handbags.

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Swooning for Wedding Photography from Opdahl Photography

by Azure

I have the distinct pleasure of looking at gorgeous wedding photos every day. On occasion, I do see photos that absolutely take my breath away. That was the case with these stunning photos from Opdahl Photography of Ann Arbor, MI. Just gorgeous. Enjoy!

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Ask the Experts: Signing Contracts with Vendors

by Azure

This week we launch our first "Ask the Experts" column featuring a panel of expert wedding vendors. Every week, we'll send a new question out to our panel of 22 wedding experts. These vendors work in a variety of wedding-related fields. We'll publish 1-5 answers for each question so that you can get a variety of opinions. If you have a question for this all-star panel, write asktheexperts@onewed.com This week's question: My fiancé and I are getting married next year and have not...

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Featured Wedding:Daniel and Mindy

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Blue Kite Photo Daniel and Mindy were married on September 5, 2009. These two are absolutely crazy about each other! Mindy incorporated many details of her and Daniel's relationship in the wedding. They had polaroids on display of every date they had ever been on together. They were able to have a lovely and personal wedding on a tight budget. Many elements of the wedding were handmade by the bride herself (including the adorable cake topper!). They had a...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: I Hate Wedding Cake!

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question about wedding cake alternatives that turns out to be about something just a little bit different. Don't forget, OneWed offers two great resources for getting your questions answered. If you have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships, ask The Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. If you have questions about wedding how-tos, ranging from logistics to decorations, write our all-star panel of...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Audio and Video Equipment

by Azure

Audio and video equipment may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of wedding registries, but a home theater--whether it takes up a corner nook in your living room, the living room itself, or a separate dedicated space--is the place where you and your betrothed can cozy up and enjoy your favorit e TV shows, movies, music, and home videos from whatever sources you choose. You'll want to feature the components prominently in your registry. That’s why this week’s...

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Ask The Expert- Photographer Jeff Haden: Photoshop

by Azure

About Jeff Haden of Blackbird Images The Q:How much does a photographer use Photoshop on wedding photos. And now much should I expect my pictures to be ‘Photoshoppped’? Thanks, Kaylie M.” The A: There are three answers to your question. Answer 1: No matter how hard any wedding photographer tries, some images aren't perfect. Stuff happens. "Problem" images – under-exposed, with incorrect white balance, with an odd hue due to light sources or reflections – can...

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A Sports Themed Wedding That’s a Little Corny

by Azure

Well, one thing you can say about this couple, they definitely know how to commit to an idea!

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