Special to OneWed by Whiteflash.com Spring wedding season is rapidly approaching, so that means brides and grooms across the country are tasting wedding cakes, practicing their dance moves, and weighing the relative advantages of calla lilies and orchids. One more item on the agenda: purchasing wedding bands. Without further ...

Special to OneWed from Whiteflash.com No matter how much we hate to admit it, we all have the same addiction to those glossy celebrity gossip magazines. Flipping through pictures of pop stars and movie stars with perfect hair and impeccable makeup, we all feel that same twinge of envy ...

Special to OneWed by Gemological Institute of America (GIA) When your guy gets down on one knee and pops the question, you know what you want to see inside that little box. But does he? When it comes to engagement rings, even the most well-intentioned soon-to-be fiancé can use a ...

Special to OneWed from Platinum Guild International The experts at PGI (Platinum Guild International) were kind enough to share these six tips for purchasing your wedding bands. 1. Start Shopping six months before the wedding Most wedding bands need to be special ordered, and you may want to have them ...

Ask the Experts is your chance to get your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question, write the panel at asktheexperts@onewed.com This week a bride writes: I'm having a Destination wedding in Florida in the height of the summer. We ...

Ask the Experts is your chance to get all of your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question for the panel write asktheexperts@onewed.com Dear Experts I’m having an early evening wedding. I’d like people to dress up a little ...

Ask the Experts is your chance to get all your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question for our experts write asktheexperts@onewed.com This week a bride writes all the way from New Zealand to ask: Hi Guys, I have 4 bridesmaids ...

Special to OneWed from The Plunge We’ve listened to OneWed. We know that women care more about style and personality than size. (Um… or at least that’s what Marta said. We’re trusting her.) So. For all guys out there who need to buy your girlfriend a ring ...

Ask the Experts is you chance to get professional wedding advice from OneWed’s panel of wedding experts. If you have a question write asktheexperts@onewed.com. Dear Experts I’m getting married in January in Chicago (I know, but we don’t have a lot of out of town ...

Every few weeks we like to have an exchange program of sorts with our friends at The Plunge. We send them one of our Ask the Wedding Maven questions, they send us one of their advice column questions and you get to hear both a guy’s and a gal ...

Special to OneWed from Whiteflash.com If you are in the market for a unique ring or diamond setting, have an idea for something different and spectacular but don’t know where to start – read on to find out why going the custom design way may be right for you ...

Hi there, Following my column a few weeks ago about dress codes for wedding guests, I got this very short email: Can a guest wear white to a wedding? First, let me just say how much I love the succinct nature of this question. I’d love to be just ...

In this week’s column, the wedding maven deals with confusion over wedding dress codes. Dear Wedding Maven, I recently got a wedding invitation from a friend who is getting married at his parents’ house. The invitation said a cocktail reception would follow the ceremony. So, I assumed I’d ...

Once you know the basic silhouette you want for your dress, it’s time to pick the neckline you want for that perfect extra dose of bridal oomph. Here’s a quick-and-dirty rundown. Asymmetric This is a neckline with a single strap across the front. It’s a great style ...

No matter how nontraditional you may be going, you’re probably thinking about wedding rings. And if you’re like me, you’re also probably wondering what you’re supposed to care about and why. Here’s a quick rundown of your choices. Gold This is a simple, classic choice ...

Every girl wants a pearl necklace on her wedding day. I’ll wait until you’re done giggling before I go on. But go on – picture a bride in your head. Or really a Bride, like the archetype of a bride, and if you look carefully, she probably has pearls ...

My sister had a tight-knit group of seven friends in college. They were all great, fun, smart women. But when the first one got married, she kind of lost her mind. I think what happened was that she picked wedding colors early on without thinking about how they would affect ...

I’ll admit it: Even though there are, at last count, 4,386 reality shows that share the premise that fashion is the most important thing in the whole universe, I hadn’t really been paying careful attention. So when it came to starting the dress shopping process, I had ...

Welcome to the number-one stressor of the average bride. That doesn’t mean it has to be that way for you, though. You are a strong and fabulous woman and you can do this. You’ve found amazing gowns before. This one just has a little more cultural baggage hidden ...