Style mavens, fireworks displays, and a bitchin' '80s cake #Reader Round-up#roundup July 4 | Catherine Clark enidjcoleslaw The Offbeat Flickr Pool kept hitting me with serious bits of killer style. This week's Montage is a style-fest with some Fourth of July love. Photo by Lis Rock Photography I'm crushing on this high flying couple with her fantastic yellow polish and his smart vest and tie combo. Photo by Lis Rock Photography Just one more of them with the balloon, then I'm moving on, I swear. His shoes are fantastic and she looks ultra happy. Jess and Randy took their living room elopement to the streets to pop some champagne. And what's better to wear to an impromptu toast than a rad-as-hell vintage print dress and a bow tie? Nuthin'. The dress… I die. Over and over again. I am such a fan of print wedding dresses and this one is off the hook. 13 jewelry-free bridesmaid gift ideas Recently a friend of mine sent out a tweet asking for gift ideas for her bridesmaids in which she added "…and don't say jewelry." Which... [more] Photo by Krista Guenin Jane & Jason's wedding had some neat retro elements. Jane matches her birdcage and pearls perfectly with the retro room. Oreo "Cake" created by Kevin Sharkey. Photo courtesy of Pamela Smerker Designs. Those shiny, red half gloves on Jessica's ladies would make any rock 'n' roll pose look amazing. This wedding party is a fashion dream. And now a dose of cake style! Alexandra's '80s-themed wedding cake has a total of 22(!) references. It's time to play… name that reference! Click the photo to see all of the references listed. Here's a gimme: Sloth from The Goonies is officiating the cake topper couple! Photo by D.A. Yates Photography & Design Let's not forget that we're celebrating Independence Day and pull out some cool fireworks shots. Cass says of this shot: "I always thought that there were fireworks when we kiss." Photo by friend of the groom Jessica and Dennis entitled this shot "Ghost in the Machine" due to the long exposure. Pyrotechnics FTW! This week's Clicky Links: Bob knew he loved Alice from the start. (From Abstruse Goose via Ang) Holy awesome DIY lightsaber napkin wraps! (Thanks, Megan) "Press 1 for I do. Press 2 to escape." Yep, it's a prototype for a wedding vending machine complete with plastic rings and a receipt all for the low low price of one dolla. Oh, the huge-sanctity! (Via ConceptShed) If I @reply him, think he'll invite me to the wedding? Neil Patrick Harris gets his engagement made official. (Via SFGate) Must-haves for any outdoor occasion, in my opinion. This Oreo cookie cake is in serious need of an equally giant glass of moo juice. (Via PartyStartMe) Check out these ultra cute, super tiny invitations! (Thanks, MyWedding and Megan) Hey, photographers! I love you and do my best to attribute all Monday Montage photos, but sometimes brides don't include your info when they submit photos. If I've featured your work but it isn't properly credited, email me! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark (aka Superman) is Offbeat Bride's Editor + Project Wrangler and a Chicago-based freelance web consultant. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video games and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, and cuddles with her feline fur baby. @enidjcoleslaw @whimsycatt PREVIOUS Emily & Tom's Fourth of July jamboree band wedding NEXT Heather & Ben's intimate cactus garden wedding Toggle comments [ 7 ] That cake is great! 3 agree Reply Bridesmaid dresses are absolutely amazing!! 0 agree Reply I love the cake! So artistic! 0 agree Reply Holy wow I love the Balloon Picture! Simply Stunning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1 agrees Reply I spy a gremlin in that cake! Fantastic. 0 agree Reply Saw that print dress at Group USA shopping with my little sister for a prom dress. It looks surprisingly even better as a wedding dress! Love it. 0 agree Reply Omg I love thos red gloves!!! 0 agree Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.