Real Weddings


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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Rustic Elegant Wedding in Seattle

by Azure

Photographed by Barrie Anne Photography Down to earth couple Rebecca and Joon planned a low-key Seattle wedding that put the spotlight on their love. The Great Hall at Greenlake served as the picture perfect venue, and rustic elegant touches were incorporated throughout. Moss, wood, and kraft paper were used to create unique wedding signs, centerpieces, and an amazing escort card display, and the couple went alternative with tasty cupcakes instead of cake. The photo booth and...

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Beautiful Fall Wedding at Spanish Oaks Ranch

by Azure

The idyllic Spanish Oaks Ranch in central California served as the perfect wedding venue for Jamie and Steve's autumn I Do's. And Lisa Mallory Photography captured every detail like a dream! Jamie wore a beautiful lace cap sleeved wedding gown with a timeless all-up hairstyle. Her bouquet of burnt orange Calla lilies and yellow roses wrapped with burlap and twine was spot-on for the fall season! Steve and his men donned stylish three-piece suits in charcoal gray with white shirts...

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10 Secrets to Styling an Old Hollywood Wedding

by Azure

When styling any wedding with a theme there is one golden rule—exercise restraint! Style your overall décor with influences from your theme or era, rather than actually having a “themed wedding.” It is much more tasteful to plan your wedding décor with influences rather than making the focus of your day the “theme” and not you! Old Hollywood, vintage glam weddings have been trending for quite some time, and while we love this theme, it’s one that can quickly take a...

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Vibrant and Festive Destination Wedding in Mexico

by Azure

Photographed by Aaron Delesie Guests traveled far and wide to be part of Regina + Zaheen's spectacular wedding in Zacatecas, Mexico. The bride and groom chose a magical 16th century (roofless) convent for their ceremony venue, and the reception was held at the Quinta Real, another 400+ year old building originally built as a bull fighting ring. With help from Lisa Vorce and Mindy Rice, the couple came up with a vibrant hot pink and ivory color palette, and incorporated nods to...

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DIY Wedding in Santa Fe: Traditional Meets Offbeat

by Azure

Ashley and Christopher tied the knot at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Santa Fe, New Mexico. It was the perfect ceremony venue for the super creative couple, mixing Hispanic adobe culture with traditional iconic orthodox symbolism and art. While the heartwarming ceremony was the epitome of traditional, the couple's reception (at Aldea de Santa Fe) was quite the opposite! Two tiny robots (handmade and hand-painted by the groom) topped off the wedding cake, and paper cranes DIY'd...

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9 Gorgeous Wedding Color Palettes for Autumn

by Azure

In keeping with our fall theme this week, we've put together nine inspiration boards showcasing wedding color combinations perfect for autumn. Ready to see what we've come up with? Hope you're prepared to swoon... 1 - Burgundy, Sage, Dusty Rose, and Midnight Blue 2 - Orange, Linen, and Green 3 - Plum, Red, and Neon Coral 4 - Navy and Cream 5 - Peach, Nude, and Succulent Green 6 - Emerald and Gold 7 - Burnt Orange, Peach, and Beige 8 - Wine, Burlap,...

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Elegant Ranch Wedding in the California Valley

by Azure

Alli + Cory by Leslee Mitchell With just six days left in our Fall Wedding Giveaway (one lucky bride will win Valentino pumps worth over $1,000), I'm on a mission to arm you with all the autumn wedding eye candy you need to create a win-worthy ideabook! And this sophisticated ranch wedding filled with rich red blooms is just the ticket! Alli and Cory tied the knot at the picturesque Hummingbird Nest Ranch in California's Simi Valley. The groom looked dapper in a black tux and...

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Real Brides + Your Favorite Designer Wedding Dresses

by Azure

Seeing wedding dresses on the runway and rack is one thing, but the moment a blushing bride steps into the dress of her dreams... it's a whole new beautiful ball game! So I thought it would be fun to round-up some of our favorite bridal gown styles and feature them alongside the stunning real brides who wore them down the aisle. Ready to see ten delightful dresses in all their glory?! Scroll on to get inspired... Monique Lhuillier, Candy Vera Wang, Joanna BHLDN,...

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Homespun Wedding Loaded with Vintage Details

by Azure

Susan + Michael by Kristen Weaver Photography When the bride owns her own Etsy shop, you know the wedding will be one to remember! And that's exactly how we'd describe Sue and Michael's classic Florida I Do's. Putting her talents to work, the bride DIYd all the paper and stationery details, and immersed herself in vintage, hand-me-down treasures from her family. Gilded touches were incorporated throughout, pairing perfectly with the couple's timeless black and ivory color...

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Ana y Roberto - A Country Destination Wedding in Spain

by Faye

At OneWed we see gorgeous flowers, unique wedding details, and amazing bridal gowns to tweet and pin every day. The only downside is you can get a bit immune to stunning brides and grooms, you could say we’re “wedding diabetic”! But, when this real wedding crossed my path I let out a subtle “oohhh” and felt sugar rush through my veins. Blushing bride Ana and her handsome groom Roberto pulled of a chic and incredibly tasteful countryside wedding in Spain. The summery...

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Southern Chic Wedding at Cedarwood

by Azure

I've never met a Cedarwood wedding I didn't love, as the picturesque 1830's antebellum farm estate offers the perfect backdrop for just about any romantic Southern I Do's. Rolling meadows and lush green gardens, a vintage barn and historic estate... if I was getting hitched down south, Cedarwood would be my venue! And I'm sure you'll agree once you check out all the gorgeous photos below (captured by Mary Rosenbaum) from Chuck and Jo Ellen's wedding at Nashville's historic...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Summer Pastels + Modern Chevron

by Azure

You already know that we love pastels, whether it's spring, summer, or winter! And once you take a peek at the dreamy inspiration board above, we're sure you'll be smitten with romantic pastels too! Just picture your bridesmaids in soft shades of pink, lilac, lemon, and periwinkle... With their mix and match styles pulled together with uniform gold strappy shoes... Consider a classic wedding cake topped with delicious cascading flowers. And add an element of unexpected...

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