Flowers


Peach, Gold + Cream Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

I'm fairly certain I'll incorporate dreamy pastel peach into my wedding color palette... after all, it's one of my most loved hues for romantic I Do's! And when you pair soft peach with creamy neutrals and gilded pops of gold, the end result is breathtaking. Just take a peek at the inspiration boards above and below... gorgeous don't you think? This palette lets you take your overall wedding vibe and theme in a variety of different directions, from vintage to sophisticated, shabby...

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Romantic Wedding Ideas We Love: Floral Chandeliers for the Reception

by Azure

You'd think that after nearly four years blogging about weddings, I'd have a pretty good idea of what I want for my own I Do's. Surprise!! I don't. And I'm struggling with the choice between a city wedding and country wedding. Downtown Chicago venues have so much to offer, but my fiancé's hometown, Barrington Hills, is bursting with natural beauty, and is a tranquil piece of paradise just 25 miles outside of the city.     It provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic outdoor...

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Winter Pastels for a Dreamy Wedding

by Azure

Pretty pastels might not immediately come to mind when you think of winter weddings. But you're about to see how gorgeous pastels can be for cold weather I Do's. Just take a peek at the beautiful inspiration board above... Powder and ice blue paired with soft pinks, yellows, peaches and lilacs, together create something truly spectacular! Yes, this color palette works for spring and summer nuptials, too, but a pastel winter wedding is deliciously unexpected, and will have all your...

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Pink On Pink Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

Is your groom so amazing that he'd let you choose a feminine wedding color palette of varying shades of pink? Most grooms just want to see their brideys happy (and give them the weddings of their dreams), so the answer is probably yes. And if you're a girly girl who loves pink, we're certain you'll adore this monochromatic palette. Isn't it lovely? Would you consider an all pink wedding? Why or why not?

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Succulent Green + Soft Pink and Peach

by Azure

Soft, succulent green pairs perfectly with a variety of hues, including lights, brights and neutrals. But one of our favorite ways to see this eco chic shade is alongside dreamy pastel peaches and pinks. And once you take a look at the inspiration board above (and the pretty little things below), we think you'll swoon over this color palette too! Like or Love this romantic color pairing? Would it be perfect for the style of wedding you're planning? Sound off below!

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Wedding Flowers by Color: Find Your Perfect Blooms, and DIY Them if You Dare

by Azure

Wedding flowers, wedding flowers, how I love you! And floral geniuses like Kelly Oshiro of Santa Barbara Chic make DIYing gorgeous bridal bouquets and centerpieces look like a cake walk. But remember, Kelly didn't learn all her tricks overnight! So when you embark on your first wedding flower DIY (five fabulous options below!), approach it with a can-do attitude, a good sense of humor, and lots of patience and love! Pink - Delicious and wild, this cascading bridal bouquet is a DIY...

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Autumn Elegance, Hold the Zest

by Azure

Pair deep burgundy and wine with sparkling silver and gold, classic cream, gray and romantic blush pink, and what do you have? One stunning wedding color palette sure to impress! This palette is perfect for fall and winter weddings, and for brides who are just not that into the color orange. Orange (which I personally love) has become the standard for October and November weddings, so it can be tough to break the mold and dream up a gorgeous fall wedding void of the color...

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Swoon Over Bold Berry + Bright Tangerine

by Azure

Not much has to be said about the gorgeous color pairing of tangerine and berry. One look at the inspiration board above paints the beautiful picture... Tangerine tango, Pantone's Color of the Year for 2012, is one of our favorites, and looks oh so pretty with almost any shade of pink, fuschia, red, or purple. Add to that a few metallic touches of gold, silver or bronze (think mercury glass votives, metallic centerpiece vases, gilded flatware, etc.), and you've got one unforgettable...

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Buttercream and Black Chic Wedding Colors

by Azure

The color blocked Elie Saab stunner (top right) in the style board above inspired this buttercream and black wedding color palette. I absolutely LOVE the dress, and the resulting color inspiration is chic, sophisticated, and puts a beautiful new spin on Black Tie! Choosing cream hues over bright whites to pair with classic black is the perfect way to add warmth to your overall wedding vibe. Plus, a cream, beige, or deep ivory wedding dress will hold up against dirt, stains and the...

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Perfect Palette for Romantic Winery Weddings

by Azure

See just how gorgeous soft shades of pale lilac, lavender, and plum can be... perfect for a romantic outdoor wedding at a vineyard. Pair these muted purple hues with the colors of nature (sage, sand, cotton, to name a few), and you've got a winning wedding color palette guests will want to steal! Love this palette? Show you're a fan with a Pin, Like or Tweet! And if there's a color combination you've been hoping to see on OneWed, share it below and we'll do our best to deliver!

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Elegant Wedding Colors: Soft Greens + Creams

by Azure

Soft sea green and sage paired with white, ivory, and other natural neutrals, is one winning wedding color palette perfect for an elegant affair. I picture an enchanted garden setting or a venue in the woods, with bridesmaids draped in silk and chiffon, and a wedding arbor covered in creamy blooms and greenery. A wedding dress by Claire Pettibone or Temperley London would definitely fit the bill, especially when paired with a wind-swept wedding hairstyle and floral-adorned...

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Purple and Green Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

It was the succulent centerpiece illuminated with soft violet light featured in the style board above (bottom row, center) that stopped me in my tracks. It's no secret that I heart succulents, or that green + purple is a winning wedding combination. But I'll bet you didn't realize just how lovely this pairing could be! If you're head over heels for this color palette too, you're probably wondering what types of wedding flowers would play perfectly. You can find Dahlias, Hydrangeas,...

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Wedding Theme Inspiration: Hot Havana Nights

by Azure

I have a Havana Nights cocktail party tonight, and went on the hunt for the perfect look. Beyond knowing that vibrant colors (like red, orange, fuchsia, sapphire, yellow), ruffle-adorned dresses, and tropical flowers accenting updos are Havana Nights appropriate, I was a bit lost on what to wear (and more importantly, what NOT to wear). So to the world wide web I went! I feel like I'm a Google searching pro at this stage in the game, so I found tons of inspiration (including a drop...

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10 White Wedding Flowers We Love

by Azure

There is nothing more classic and elegant than an all-white bridal bouquet or reception centerpiece. And there are plenty of snowy white blooms to choose from if you decide that all-white is right for you. So today, we share ten of our favorite white flowers that are perfect for the wedding day. But don't be surprised if there's a part two to this post... because there are plenty more stark white blossoms we adore! Check out all ten, then share your thoughts in the comment...

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Fall In Love with Fuchsia + Gold

by Azure

I spotted the flower girl dress below in Doloris Petunia's Etsy shop, and thought it was just too cute for words! It would make any little girl feel like the belle of the ball, and reminds us what a lovely combination gold + fuchsia pink can be. It's bright, lively, and gilded to perfection, and you can easily pull in other hues (like teal, orange, light pinks, and even sparkly silver). Take a look at the inspiration above and below, and post a comment to share your thoughts! I...

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Citrus and Succulents for Your Wedding

by Azure

Lush, velvety succulents look great with just about any bloom (we especially love them paired with peonies and ranunculus). And succulents can be incorporated gorgeously no matter what style wedding you're planning, or what color palette you've decided on. But one winning combination we adore is succulent green paired with bright citrus hues. And the inspiration board above proves what a lovely combination this can be. And how about the stunning bridal bouquets below? Aren't they...

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