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6 Outdoor Wedding Themes That Embrace Their Natural Elements

by HannahN

Outdoor weddings are far and away the most popular choice for summer weddings, but how do you make yours stand out while still reflecting you and your partner’s personalities? Luckily, there are several unique outdoor wedding themes that you can use to plan your wedding so that you and your guests will remember your special day and stunning venue forever. OneWed is lucky to have a team of amazing planners, bloggers, and photographers who have shared their favorite themes below. ...

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27 Non-Diamond Engagement Rings that Sparkle Just as Bright

by Azure

Not every wanna be bride-to-be dreams about a sparkling diamond engagement ring. Some ladies would prefer something a little bit different. If this sounds like you, then you have come to the right place! Because today we show off the prettiest non-diamond engagement rings available on Etsy! Each ring style is unique, brilliant, and easier on the budget than a traditional diamond ring. Take a peek... White Sapphire Moissanite Morganite Emerald Peridot ...

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Head Chic for December Brides

by Bride Chic

Not wanting to bother with the traditional veil for your winter wedding? Think that a crocheted cloche or fascinator might be just the twist of chic you need to create a look all your own? I fell for these gems from Green Trunk Designs, perfect if you're planning to sport a knit dress or crocheted ensemble. And if you'll be getting into a wool or fur cape or coat, any of these would top off the look you're creating nicely...

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Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Wedding Green

by Eco-Beautiful Weddings

Special to OneWed by Katie Martin of Eco-Beautiful Weddings For every vendor you have at your wedding, there are amazing ways to keep it green. However, to get the biggest bang for your eco wedding buck, we're sharing the top five ways to keep your wedding green. Remember that being green is not just about carbon emissions, it is also about keeping things local and supporting the community you live in. Transportation - The key to keeping your wedding as green as possible is to...

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I Do or I Don’t to a Button Bridal Bouquet?

by Azure

Brooch bouquets have been trending for some time now. And we still can't get enough of these vintage chic alternative arrangements! But antique brooches aren't the only things that can come together beautifully to create a memorable wedding bouquet... just take a peek at these lovely button bridal stunners to see what I mean! Just like brooch bouquets, button bouquets last forever, giving the bride a beautiful keepsake she can treasure years down the road. And since this...

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The Ultimate Wedding Accessory and Keepsake

by Bride Chic

Perusing Wedzu this week I ran across, Autumn and Grace Bridal, a company specializing in handmade fabric bouquets for your wedding day. Surprised with the array from which to choose, I have to say these posey combos can pair up with just about any wedding gown or bride's personality. What I absolutely love about these gems is the keepsake factor. Your bouquet will always be there to remind you of your wedding day while helping to decorate a table, shelf or act as centerpiece. I...

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Paper Flowers for Eco Chic Weddings

by Brooklyn Bride

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it, and I've got paper flowers on the mind! After all, they'll last forever, you never have to water them, and they're just awesome. They ALSO happen to make great decorations for your wedding....sure, they're a little time consuming to DIY, but they'll really make a lasting impression on your guests. Two Etsy shops that have absolutely BEAUTIFUL paper fleurs are Frances & Francis and The House that Lars Built  (you should check out...

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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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Wedding Traditions Reinvented: A Better Way to Toss the Bouquet

by Azure

Once upon a time, it was standard procedure for the bride to toss her bouquet during her wedding reception. But when I think about all the weddings I've attended in the past few years, I can't remember the last bride who actually took part in this tradition. And there are plenty of reasons why the bouquet toss has been ditched. One being that it singles out all the single ladies at the wedding. But here's a great alternative if you love the idea of the traditional bouquet toss, but...

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Jewel Tones + Eco-Chic Succulents for Gorgeous California I Do’s

by Azure

Jessica and Scott were a gorgeous couple who wanted their California wedding to be simple, beautiful, and organic.  They chose a wedding color palette of rich purples and greens, picture perfect for their earhy yet sophisticated I Do's. Beautiful wedding flower arrangements were created by Bride & Bloom using lush eco-friendly succulents and romantic pink and purple flowers. The couple wanted their wedding cake to incorporate similar elements, and were blown away when Erica...

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