Wedding Styles


Your Blueprint to a Beautiful Jewish Wedding

by The Modern Jewish Wedding

Mazel Tov on your engagement! Planning your Jewish Wedding & including Jewish customs in your ceremony can mean more than just breaking a glass or dancing the Hora. From the signing of the Ketubah to Yihud there are many meaningful customs and traditions for you to consider and celebrate. Our Wedding Blueprint will first cover the Have-To’s (AKA, they’re required) & then we’ll add the fun, traditional and romantic choices Judaism allows you to include in your special...

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4th of July Wedding Roundup

by Azure

Are you seeing stars & stripes with the Fourth of July just two days away? I know I am! And I've been dreaming about firework displays, BBQ deliciousness, refreshing cocktails, and red white & blue! So I thought, what better way to kick off the holiday than with a festive roundup of patriotic wedding pretties! Once you take in all the lovely in the inspiration board above, scroll down to see so much more. P.S. This Stars & Stripes ideabook is also red, white and beautiful! ...

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Vintage Weddings: Downton Abbey Meets Jay Gatsby

by Bride Chic

Most brides I'm consulting these days are in awe of the Downton Abbey/Gatsby-inspired gowns and accessories spreading all over the the wedding blogs like fire. The pre-1920s right up to the era of Art Deco was a pivotal time in fashion. Women were freed of the corset and hobble skirt and wore looser undergarments. Silhouettes tended to be long and lean with dropped waists. Do you need to adopt the whole costume theme to go about getting the look? You can of course but you can also...

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Ditch the Ring Bearer Pillow for these Unforgettable Alternatives

by Azure

When the played out white satin ring bearer pillow just won't cut it, Etsy delivers big with some totally awesome alternatives for your wedding ceremony! From vintage pick-up trucks (see the photo above) to rustic wood boxes, antique tea cups and books with hidden compartments, you will be blown away by the creativity of these indie designers. I know I certainly was! No matter what style wedding you're planning, there's a ring bearer pillow alternative perfect for you. Take a...

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12 Delicious Signature Drinks for Summertime

by Azure

Saturday marked the first official day of Summer (yay!), and I'm sure many of you had fabulous weddings to attend this weekend! If you did, we'd love to hear about them in the comments section below! But first, indulge in our round-up of favorite signature drinks for summertime nuptials! 1.  Southern Bride INGREDIENTS: 2 Parts Gin | 1 Part Grapefruit Juice | 3 Dashes Maraschino Liqueur 2.  Moscow Mule INGREDIENTS: 2 oz of vodka | 3/4 oz of lime | 1/4 oz of simple syrup...

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25 Timeless Wedding Gowns from Aire Barcelona, 2014

by Azure

I've been waiting for the new Aire Barcelona bridal collection to arrive, and at long last, it's here! The collection is robust, with a whopping 109 gorgeous wedding gowns to choose from, so there is something perfect for every style of bride. From mermaid to ball gown, strapless to one-shoulder, lace, tulle, and illusion... Aire Barcelona delivers it all! The beading on some of these 2014 stunners is beyond amazing, and there are several statement back gems that will take your...

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5 DIY Wedding Favor Ideas

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Don’t let your wedding guests leave empty handed! While they certainly aren’t required, wedding favors are not only a nice gesture, but a great way to add another personal touch to your wedding day. Give your guests a sweet send-off and keepsake of your wedding with one of these creative DIY wedding favor ideas. 1. If you have a green thumb, send guests home with a living memento of your wedding in the form of small potted...

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Wedding Season Reality: Celebs Getting Hitched

by Azure

Wedding season is heating up, with blushing brides saying I Do from New York to California. And while Hollywood celebrities are known for breaking tradition (I.e. the baby in the baby carriage often comes before the marriage), summertime is still their favorite season to get hitched. Especially when it comes to reality T.V. brides-to-be! Kristin Cavallari (best known for her mean girl role on the non-reality reality show, The Hills) said I Do to Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler on...

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Three Wedding Color Palettes Perfect for Summer

by Azure

Summer is here, and so is wedding season! Which means lots of inspiration for brides-to-be like me! Once the venue is booked and your dream wedding dress found, the next big checklist item to cross off is to decide on your color palette. To help you do just that, I came up with three unique palettes that scream summer, and I can't wait to hear which one you love most! Soft Summer Purples   Emerald Green, Marigold and White   Dreamy Peach, Blush and Cream What...

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15 Steps to Plan Your Dream Wedding

by Azure

As you know, our #1515giveaway is in full swing, and we want all our brides to enter to win! All you have to do is create an inspiring Ideabook with fifteen or more photos, share it on Facebook and send it our way! Entry is open through June 20th, so hop to it brideys and get started today! In case you need a bit of extra help creating your winning Ideabook entry, we've broken down the wedding planning process into 15 simple steps. For each step we share some of our most-loved,...

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5 Favorites from the Spring 2014 Junko Yoshioka Collection

by Faye

After spending hours pouring over the thousands of amazing wedding dresses we have on OneWed (and in our app!) I have come to realize one overwhelming truth – designers and brides love a sweetheart or strapless neckline. The stunning Junko Yoshioka Spring/Summer 2014 collection is no exception. And why should it be? Both sweetheart and strapless necklines are flattering to most body types, work perfectly with dress styles ranging from modern to bohemian, and many brides love to...

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Breakfast At Tiffany’s Inspired Bridal Shoot

by Bride Chic

Part of the fun of being in this industry is every so often meeting a shooter like Shannon Stellmacher. Where many photographers see up close and real details, Shannon not only sees the beauty in reality but dreams as well. After having a vision and working up some great styling, here is makeup artist and hairstylist, Julie Morgan's vision of Holly Golightly from Breakfast at Tiffany's. Shannon working her magic behind the lens brought her to life crafting this visual story image by...

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Modern Brights Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

I've been on a bright colors kick lately (maybe it's my summertime state of mind), and although modern wedding style isn't really my taste, I still love the inspiration these soirees deliver. Bold patterns, transparent ghost chairs, blank-slate venues that can be tailored to the couple's personality... what's not to like? And when I spotted this bright and beautiful styled shoot on Style Me Pretty, I was beyond inspired! I mean, who would have thought that a neon rainbow striped...

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7 Things NOT To Forget When Your Wedding Day Arrives

by Azure

You already know that your wedding will be over in the blink of an eye. And one of the most common regrets we hear from newlyweds is that they weren't able to relish the glory of the day (due to stress, commotion, being pulled in 100 different directions, family drama, etc.). Bummer, right? But no need to worry, because we're here to save you from making the same mistakes past brides have made. Read on to learn seven things every bride should drill into her pretty little head, and...

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Dreamy California Wedding Filled with Romance and Cheer

by Azure

Lina + Jim captured by Vis Photography The picturesque Vista de Oro villa situated in La Habra Heights served as this gorgeous California couple's wedding venue. Love was most definitely in the air, evidenced by the magnificent smiles on everyone's faces. The bride was a vision in her ivory lace wedding dress featuring a deep-V open back, and her groom looked dashing in his gray tailored suit. I hope you enjoy this dreamy real wedding as much as I do! Happy swooning!  

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Lace Obsessions

by Azure

My mind was blown after I came across the amazing lace fence below on The Fancy. I mean, can you imagine seeing something like this at an outdoor wedding? Talk about a statement maker! But my lace obsession does not end there! And if you're a lover of all things lacy, then the gems I rounded up for you today will surely steal your heart and leave you feeling inspired. Ready to dive in? Let's go... Would you say I Do to a lacy bridal mani? Or one of these killer pairs of...

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9 Secrets from the Rock ‘n’ Roll Florist Revealed

by Azure

I just returned home from an aaamazing trip to Cartagena, Columbia, back to the grind with a little tan and a LOT of inspiration! Over the next few weeks I'll be sharing all of it with you, and today we get started with some inside tips from the king of flowers, Jeff Leatham. Jeff Leatham is known around the world for his breathtaking, unforgettable, and unconventional floral arrangements and designs. He converted Eva Longoria into a flower lover (after being hired for her...

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