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Uber-Creative 2010 Engagement Proposal- The Muppets Take On Marriage!

by Azure

Want to see one of the sweetest, most adorable, most creative and romantic engagement proposals ever? Then check out 'The Proposal' video below! Sid Ceaser, professional photographer and groom-to-be, produced a cinematic love letter to help him take the plunge. He created a Muppet-version of his now-Fiancé Sara and a Muppet-version of himself, and cast these Muppets in his proposal production. December 12th was the big debut, and it all went down at a local New Hampshire movie...

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Affordable and Ethical Engagement Rings by Recycled Bride

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Engagement season is here! More than 25% of all engagements happen between Thanksgiving and New Year's, and December is the most popular month for diamond ring sales. Last week, I had a great time talking to NBC News in Los Angeles about "The New Rules of Engagement Rings" because this year, the old rules are out the window! Couples are looking for affordable, ethical engagement rings that they can feel good about wearing. Read about five of my favorite rings...

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Get The Bling Without Going Broke- Engagement Rings Budget Calculator

by Azure

The engagement ring. Ah... the one piece of jewelry that will travel with you wherever you go. Knowing that this rock is forever, you want to love, lust after, adore your engagement ring. But, you don't want your fiancé to lose his shirt! You want the ring you've always dreamed of, but one your groom-to-be can afford. That's why we love PGI's new platinum engagement ring budget calculator! Your fiance, or soon-to-be fiance, simply enters his annual salary and out comes his...

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Wedding Day Top Tip- Stay Hydrated and Eat Something to Calm Those Nerves

by Azure

About The Man Registry Don’t Forget to Grab Some Grub on the Wedding Day One of the often overlooked tasks on the wedding day may actually be the most important thing you can do for yourself. I’m talking about remembering to eat properly– and doing so might just help you get through the day on both feet. Chances are you’ll be nervous, emotional and perhaps stressed when you wake up on the wedding day. Food may be the last thing that appeals to you; however it’s of...

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Top 5 Reasons to Use OneWed’s Wedding Pre-Party to Plan Your Wedding!

by Azure

Mashable recently published a great article- How To Tastefully Use Social Media at Your Wedding. And OneWed's Wedding Pre-Party was recognized as a go-to resource for social wedding planning! Mashable gets what makes Wedding Pre-Party so fantastic, and we want all our readers to know, too! So here are the top 5 reasons to use Wedding Pre-Party to plan your wedding: 1. Help Friends, Family & Wedding Guests Get to Know Each Other (and see who's invited) Before the Big Day: once you've...

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Weekly Giveaway Winner: A Registry Must-Have For Your New Home!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway The winner of this week's Savvy Steal is... Amy L! Congratulations, Amy! Your NYC apartment will be spic and span now that you've won the latest and greatest Dustbuster from Black and Decker! Please email us at SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your fabulous prize!! *Disclosure: prize generously provided by Black and Decker

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Executing “A” and “B” Wedding Guest Lists in 5 Easy Steps from The Man Registry

by Azure

About The Man Registry Struggling with a guest list that exceeds the limited space at your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception venue? Try this: 1 - Create an “A” list that consists of guests that you absolutely want to be at the wedding. This would obviously include close family, relatives and friends. It’s also a very good idea to invite couples that have invited you to their wedding. 2 - Create a “B” list that includes guests on the fringe. These guests would not be...

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2011 Engagement Ring Trends Inspired By Recently Wed Celebrities!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Jewelry and Style Expert, Michael O’Connor, and Platinum Guild International In looking towards the fashion trends of the future, designers often help us look back and remember fun times and gentler eras. Such is the case with the 2011 fashion runways, which provided a retro revisiting of the classic elegance of the 1950’s and early 1960’s, and the swinging spirited side of the late 60’s and 70’s. And while fashion designers have set the tone, bridal...

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Win What Every Newlywed Couple Needs: A New Dustbuster!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week's Savvy Steal might not be as glamorous as last week's, but one thing's for sure... this week's prize is something every newlywed couple should have in their home! With all the family you'll be inviting over, and couples' cocktail parties you'll be hosting, you'll want some top-quality cleaning tools to keep your new home in tip top shape. That's why this week we're giving away Black and Decker's newest dustbuster, the 15.6v! ...

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Artistic Los Angeles, California Engagement Session: Kerin and Denis

by Azure

This California engagement session by D. Park Photography came to us through Two Bright Lights, and I am so excited to feature it today! This shoot proves that you can really get creative with your e-session photos. All it takes is a little outside of the box thinking, and some unique, interesting venues. For the engagement photo shoot, they chose three super cool venues in downtown Los Angeles. The gorgeous Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Staples...

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A Unique Save-the-Date Video Invitation for an Austin, Texas Wedding

by Azure

Check out this adorable video Save-the-Date wedding invitation! Quirky, fun, and totally DIY. And since there's no postage required or invitation paper used, it's eco-friendly, too! What do you think of this video save-the-date? Have you and your fiancée considered this option? Let us know in the comment section below!

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The Gilt.com Wedding Shop Coming Soon!

by Azure

Mark your calendars, designer fashion-loving brides-to-be! The Gilt.com Wedding Shop will launch October 20th, and it's a four day event you will not want to miss! Here's the rundown... Day 1: Find your dream wedding dress, and the shoes and jewels to complete the look. You'll also find the perfect designer tux for your groom! Day 2: ... is especially for your bridal party! Find those gorgeous bridesmaids' dresses that your 'maids will wear again and again! Day 3: Book your...

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Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette from The Man Registry: Party Down?

by Azure

About The Man Registry From time to time, we receive an interesting question from a user that simply must be answered in a public forum. Take this one on drunken rehearsal dinners for example: Q -We’re holding our rehearsal dinner at my parent’s house. Very casual, very low-key. Our wedding party members are all old friends from college and things generally get pretty crazy when they’re all together. If a full-on party breaks out, should we shut it down? Or go with the flow?...

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Green Wedding Ideas from Recycled Bride: Wooden Wedding Bands

by Azure

About Recycled Bride An affordable and eco-friendly alternative to precious metals, wooden wedding bands are chic, stylish and unique. There are a surprising variety of colors and styles available, and these inspired craftspeople makes some of the best wood rings around: 1.Touch Wood Rings are made in a solar-powered home studio that's off the power grid in British Columbia, Canada. Nicola and David Finch handcraft each ring to your specifications, using wood from fallen trees on...

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Rustic Destination Wedding Venue To Swoon For: The Edgewood Tahoe

by Azure

A few weeks ago, I experienced Lake Tahoe for the very first time. Now, I’ve traveled to some pretty incredible places… the Amalfi Coast, the islands of Greece, London, Beijing, you name it! But I was blown away by the natural, rustic beauty of South Lake Tahoe and its top notch wedding venue, the Edgewood Tahoe. Edgewood Tahoe is situated right on the Lake, surrounded by stunning mountains and rich, lush greens. If you’re thinking a destination wedding is the way to go, but...

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Bridal Registry Survey: We Want To Know, What’s Your Registry Style??

by Azure

WE TV's Wedding Report is dedicated to gathering important information from brides, grooms, and wedding pros, and they'd like your help with their latest survey! This study is all about bridal registries, and you're invited to dish it on all things registry. Have you already created a wedding registry? If so, were you selective about where you registered, or will you be spreading the love & registering at lots of different shops? Is name brand important? And how about price...

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Planning A Stag Weekend for the Entire Wedding Party from The Man Registry

by Azure

About The Man Registry Grooms, if you dare break the 1st rule of stag weekend (no women allowed); you better have something unique planned. Believe it or not, co-ed bachelor parties that include the groom, the bride, and the rest of the wedding party can be a hit if pulled off the right way. Wine and beer tastings are something that both sexes can get excited about. Depending on whether you live in an area rich with vineyards, they make a very acceptable co-ed bachelor(ette) party. ...

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Artistic Wedding Photography- Hipster E-Session Inspiration in Raleigh, NC

by Azure

Featured Engagement Session by Hilary Mercer Photography Typically, we don't publish engagement sessions, but this one was too good to pass up! This artsy couple, who will wed on June 11, 2011 at the North Carolina Museum of Art, took it outside and clearly had lots of fun! I love how many totally unique, different "looks" this fab photographer was able to capture. The vibe- casual, low-key, and free spirited- was consistent throughout, but somehow, each photo tells a story of its...

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Wedding Traditions Revealed: Groom Carrying Bride Over The Threshold

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Recently I watched a movie where the groom went out of his way to carry his bride over the threshold which made me start thinking - is this still a common practice, or is it an old tradition? Through my research I have found the origin of this tradition and want to reach out to all of my readers to see if they believe the tradition has continued to change into a more positive tradition or if they even take part in carrying their bride into their new home...

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Real Wedding Inspiration: Rustic Country Wedding With A Cool Color Palette

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Nickles Photography Jordan and Tessa's August 7th, 2010 wedding took place at the picturesque Amy's Manor in Pateros, Washington. The bride and groom met in Africa while doing humanitarian work. Humanitarian aid is a cause that both Tessa and Jordan are passionate about, which made this beautiful wedding even more heartwarming. The wedding vibe was perfect- fresh, casual and a bit country. They incorporated their love of travel into the wedding...

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True Blood Wedding Details: Anna Paquin And Stephen Moyer’s Malibu I Dos!

by Azure

On August 21st, True Blood costars Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer made it official, tying the knot in an intimate, nondenominational wedding ceremony in Malibu, CA. This quirky couple infused their own offbeat style throughout the special day, and we've got all the juicy details! True Blood Officiant: Paquin and Moyer’s vows were officiated by a True Blood script supervisor! Paquin's Bridal Style: Anna was casually beautiful in a cream-colored, ankle-length halterwedding dress, and...

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Red Velvet Cake For The DIY And Budget Bride!

by Azure

Red Velvet Cake. Mmm... my mouth is already watering! Throughout the 1920s, red velvet was the signature dessert at NYC's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Since then, it’s become a favorite confection that never fails to impress. And who could forget the armadillo-shaped red velvet groom’s cake in the Julia Roberts flick Steel Magnolias? Whether you’re thinking red velvet for your bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, or for the groom’s cake, today is your lucky day! We’ve got the...

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The Groom’s Starter Guide to Rehearsal Dinner Attire From The Man Registry

by Azure

About The Man Registry The rehearsal dinner is the perfect opportunity for the groom and his family to show off a little bit. We all know that the bride’s side is responsible for planning the wedding reception- which is likely to be the event that is remembered most. However, the rehearsal dinner is picking up steam in recent years as an event that can more than hold its own. Today we’re blogging about what the groom should wear to the rehearsal dinner (and the wedding...

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Wedding Planning Low: How To Combat The Stress by Bubbly Bride

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Every bride has had at least one low point throughout the wedding planning process. When the guest list and detailed arrangements and opinions pile on top of one another, it will all eventually cave in. While this is supposedly your happiest time - your walk down the aisle may be months away - you find yourself at home, secluding yourself and crying. I write about this not because I am proud of my own low points, but I want every bride to be aware that you are...

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