Featured Wedding: Julie Ann and Justin

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Jayson of Jayson's Photography Julie Ann and Justin had a beautiful wedding. It was held at the Liberty Hotel in Boston. I had a blast capturing their personalities and love that they share for one another. They are a perfect couple and really know how to work the camera! I loved everything about this wedding, from Julie Ann’s awesome blue shoes to all the amazing details and the wonderful food.

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway: A Little Couture “Something Extra” for our Blissful Nearlyweds!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week’s Savvy Steal is a pair of gorgeous hand-crafted sterling silver “Seafoam” earrings from Lagniappe Couture Jewelry Atelier. In French, Lagniappe means a little something extra, and one lucky Savvy Scooper will receive just that! These sterling silver drop earrings are adorned with Amazonite and Pacific Opal Swarovski crystals, and are simply stunning! In addition to being beautiful, these earrings are crafted especially...

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Bubbly Bride: Kiddie Korner

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Some couples decide to not invite kids altogether, but for those with big families and a lot of little ones running around, a way to entertain them is a blessing. Parents with kids want to enjoy your vows, dinner and dancing, yet most of the time they are preoccupied with being the sole entertainment for their children. Be the bride and groom who plans ahead and give the gift of a babysitter to your friends and family with children. They will be overly grateful...

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Kenneth Pool Wedding Dresses: To Wear or To Get Inspired!

by Azure

One wedding dress designer who always hits the mark is Kenneth Pool. I really love his use of different fabrics, and the intricate, surprising details on each dress. If you are still on the hunt for your perfect gown, and don't really have a clear picture of what you want, a great starting point is a high-end designer's wedding dress collection. Even if you can't afford to walk down the aisle in a gorgeous Kenneth Pool creation, you can certainly narrow down what you like and don't...

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Khloe Kardashian Dons Gorgeous Vera Wang Wedding Dress on Sunday!

by Azure

Unfortunately, this is the only Khloe Kardashian/Lamar Odom wedding photo available as of now, but... I must say, I like what I see thus far! Obviously, its not just sister Kim Kardashian who's a Vera Wang fan. Khloe wore a Vera gown- white strapless with a beautiful steely lavender sash adorned with a rhinestone brooch in the center. I can't wait to see more wedding photos from this whirlwind romance that caused Kardashian and Lamar Odom to say "I Do" only one month after becoming...

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Does Being Married Make You Richer?

by Azure

Happy Monday! There was an interesting article in Time last week about the financial benefits of marriage. You’ve probably heard the saying “two can live as cheaply as one.” That’s still true, but apparently it’s no longer true that married people are a lot better off than single people. There are a lot of statistics, which I won’t quote, because frankly, they confuse me, but it used to be that married people were able to retain more money than single people. That’s...

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Savvy Steals Winner- Cue The Drum Roll For This Beautiful Bride!!

by Azure

The lucky winner of the amazing Caudalie Beauty Elixir and fab Caudalie samples is... Whitney B! We know you'll be a Caudalie fan for life after trying these must-have skin care products! And to the rest of our Savvy Scoopers, don't forget to check out our super new Steals & Deals page, where you can get the scoop on all of the amazing offers exclusively for our OneWed brides-to-be! Have a fabulous weekend!

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Ever After Wedding Market: Parisian Chic

by Azure

About Ever After Wedding Market Evoke the stylish splendor for which the city of Paris is well known with this selection of fashionable accessories for your wedding! Embellish your wedding gown with the Three Rhinestone Silk Dupioni Roses Bridal Sash from Emici Bridal. This gorgeous ivory dupioni silk flower sash is completely handmade and features beautiful rhinestone details. Your rings will be the center of attention perched atop a black quilted Couture Wedding Ring Pillow from...

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Bride Chic: LACE: New Spins on an Old Tradition

by Azure

About Bride Chic Lace as we know it evokes images of woven florals and scalloped edges on flounced skirts and collars. Though these time-honored looks will always be with us, lately we’re seeing new spins on the use of lace in bridal wear. Not only are the traditionals like Alencon and Chantilly now used in cutting edge ways, new inventions in knit and revivals in cotton and crocheted laces are showing up. Some of it is being used discreetly on no more than a sleeve or yoke, while...

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Introducing Marie O’Mara of Honeymoons.com- Our Honeymoons & Destination Weddings Expert!

by Azure

Recognized throughout the Wedding &Honeymoon industry for not only her passion & creative thinking, but also her commitment to educating clients on creating the perfect event, Marie O’Mara reports the latest in destination wedding & honeymoon trends for Hon eymoons.com. Marie O’Mara came to Honeymoons.com with over 15+ years of event &wedding planning experience. Her knowledge & understanding of destination wedding planning speaks for itself with the countless numbers of ecstatic...

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Real Wedding Challenges: Moving On

by Azure

On the last Friday of every month Real Wedding Challenges introduces you to a real married couple that worked through a challenge (or two, or three) in planning their wedding. Since these couples are no longer in the midst of planning a wedding, we think you’ll find their solutions and perspectives refreshing. The Couple: Margalit, 34, C.O.O., medical equipment business Lee, 36, collections manager Wedding date and location: May 26, 2002, School of the Art Institute, Chicago How...

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Great Deals from OneWed

by Azure

We know you already love the Savvy Scoop and our weekly Savvy Steals, but are you taking advantage of all the great deals and steals OneWed offers? Have you visited our Steals and Deals page lately? Steals and Deals offers you an ever-changing variety of amazing deals including free shipping and free products from fabulous name-brand companies, available only to OneWed’s brides. This month’s Steals and Deals feature the following, to name a few: • A jaw-dropping give-away...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Children and Rehearsal Dinners

by Azure

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question about how to make sure the rehearsal dinner doesn't turn into a highchair food fight. Do you need wedding advice? OneWed has two great ways for you to get all your wedding questions answered. If you have questions about wedding related traditions, etiquette or relationships, write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. If you have questions about wedding how-tos, ranging from logistics to decorations, write our...

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Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom Wedding Registry: They’ll Be Cooking!

by Azure

With the Khloe Kardashian/Lamar Odom whirlwind nuptials set to go down this Sunday, a quick trip to Williams-Sonoma to register for wedding gifts was a must! Based on the items they registered for, they're planning to bake, indulge in unhealthy treats, and party a whole lot once they've tied the knot! A couple highlights from the couple's Williams-Sonoma wedding registry... - 11 baking pans and 4 spatulas - A Waffle Maker and High Performance Deep Fryer - Rosle Fruit Muddler...

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Amazon Wedding Registry Tip: Table Linens

by Azure

As we recently learned, there’s no easier way to make an inexpensive decorating splash than with table linens. The same goes for your home table as well. This week’s Amazon Wedding Registry Tip puts it all on the table. A Well-Dressed Table While you'll probably have only a couple of dinnerware and flatware sets, an array of linens can turn your table from festive and fun to fancy and fabulous. Register for place mats, napkins, tablecloths, and runners in a wide variety of styles,...

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Are You Looking for a Man’s Engagement Ring?

by Azure

Hey Savvy Scoopers! Are you getting ready to propose to your guy? Are you looking for an engagement ring FOR HIM? Or, are you already engaged and you and your guy would like to find a ring for him to wear to show his commitment? We're looking to talk to some brides, grooms, or couples about this subject, so leave a comment below, or send us an email with the subject line "Man's Engagement Ring" at savvyscoop@onewed.com

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It’s A Jaime Thing: When Fashion Inspires Wedding Decor

by Azure

About It's A Jaime Thing ...Transform The Look Of The Runway Styles To The Look Of Your Day! Stop allowing the runway shows the opportunity to tease you! You know what I'm talking about, don't you? You'll see some amazing jaw-dropping look, which you may appreciate the art behind... but you might think twice about actually wearing on the street. Or, perhaps you could totally imagine wearing it yourself but you can't imagine spending the thousands of dollars to do so. See what...

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Featured Wedding: Kim and Grant

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Leigh of Leigh Taylor Photography Kim and Grant have the coolest vibe! Boho meets rock in a fabulous way! Kim and Grant both love the Arts, so the City Arts Factory in downtown Orlando was perfect. It was an intimate ceremony surrounded by family and friends. At each table the theme was a different Artist. It was the brides birthday the same day as the wedding so the groom surprised her with a serenade in front of the whole crowd and a cake! Kim and Grant...

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How You Can Support Marriage Rights for Everyone

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Melissa Johns of QueerlyWed This October, Equality Across America will hold the National Equality March in Washington D.C.. This march is aimed at ensuring equal rights, including equal marriage rights, for all people. Melissa Johns, co-owner of Queerly Wed, a wedding planning website for gay couples, explains here why she’ll be going to the event, and why you should do so as well. I am pretty lucky. I live in a major urban area in a state that prohibits...

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Involving Your Children in Your Wedding

by Azure

Getting married can be stressful, but getting married while also being a parent can add even more stress. No matter what their age, finding ways to include children in the wedding can go a long way toward making sure that everyone is comfortable in the new family. Older children might participate as bridesmaids, groomsmen, or readers. Younger children may appreciate something like the Family Medallion service that reasserts that the new marriage is forming a family. Roles like junior...

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Laura Merkin Clutches on Gilt.com Today!

by Azure

Love Laura Merkin. Love Gilt.com. Love saving big on high-end designer items. Laura Merkin clutches and bags are on Gilt today, and there are styles and colors perfect for you and your bridesmaids! Buthurry, I guarantee these will sell out in no time! If you need an invite to become a member of Gilt, shoot me an email at savvyscoop@onewed.com

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Floral Fascinators: What Are They, And Why Are They So Fabulous?

by Azure

I have a confession. Graduating from college, with a degree in finance, and starting work at OneWed back in January, I was far from a wedding expert- especially when it came to bridal fashion. How far I've come since then... Its as if I've learned a whole new language! And I must say, it was a lot more fun (and much easier) than learning Spanish or Italian! Do you know what a Fascinator is? Because when I started at OneWed, I sure didn't! Defined, a fascinator is a delicate,...

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Featured Wedding: Matt and Susan

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Kristen Weaver ofKristen Weaver Photography Matt and Susan Dunn got married on September 4, 2009 at the Mead Gardens in Winter Park, with their reception at the Winter Park Farmer's Market. Their wedding really had this awesome casual vibe to it! It was beautiful, no fuss and just focused on Matt and Susan. Lots of fun, and lots of love. I met Susan just a few months ago and I knew we'd be a great fit. Sometimes, you just get lucky. Matt is this amazing graphic...

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway- Another Must-Have Beauty Product from Caudalie!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Another can't-live-without product to add to your bridal beauty arsenal! Caudalie’s Beauty Elixir is inspired by the "elixir of youth" used by Queen Isabelle of Hungary, and has been touted by celebrities, top beauty shops, and high-end lifestyle publications as the “fountain of youth in a bottle.” Part-toner, part-serum mist of essential oils and plant active ingredients, this elixir will take your already beautiful skin to new...

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