Cthulhu cake toppers, many pies, and some colorful details #Reader Round-up#cake topper#couples of color#handfasting#mismatched-bridesmaids#mohawk#multi-colored dress#pie#retro November 5 | Catherine Clark enidjcoleslaw Photo by Amy Ann Photography Two white dresses, two red bouquets, and two huge grins: check! Justice and Tasha both look ecstatic after their ceremony. There was also some multicolored dresses, a wedding party in jewel-toned purple, playing cards in bouquets, and a rainbow of handfasting cords. It makes a dull Monday much brighter. Check out what our readers submitted to Pinterest, the Offbeat Bride Tribe, and the Flickr Pool this week. Knitted Cthulhu cake toppers?! Ellen and Paul know what we (and all our bridethulhus) like. Bonus: we've seen Ellen in her own bridethulhu shirt here. Photo by Ann and Kam Photography Ellen also had these super colorful handfasting cords that were made by her sister-in-law. Katie and Jared had a board game-themed wedding with colorful playing cards. Photo by Nathan Mitchell Photography They also had pie -- lots of pie. And 'lots' is exactly the amount of pie I like at weddings. Photo by Nathan Mitchell Photography Remy and Lina sneak a kiss during their first look. Who can resist? Photo © 2012 Knot Shots Photography Related Post Paisley & Dougie’s crafty picnic nerdstravaganza wedding Dungeons & Dragons, sci-fi vows, games, the Time Warp... it's a geek's paradise! After finding the venue by putting a note on the door, these... Read more Ooh, and here's a good shot of a super relaxed Lina and the wedding party (carrying all kinds of fun stuff!). Photo by Knot Shots Photography Kim and her groom used this little ampersand to add some charm to the good ol' shoe shot while renewing their vows. I spotted one of Stephanie's bridesmaids in the Flickr Pool and had to share how amazing she looked. It makes me think of this post and how alternative bridesmaids (and brides!) make Offbeat Bride a little more fun every day. Lindz and Jack do some colorful twirling. Photo by the groom's brother Click these rad Clicky Links: What we've pinned this week: a wedding coloring book tutorial and a collection of DIY favor ideas. Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel got married recently and we love her pink gown! Offbeat Home shared custom cross-stitch tips that could totally apply to cross-stick wedding DIY. Check out this giant Eye of Sauron cake made by Cake Central member Solociachef21. ᔥ Geekologie This book arch from Rubin Weddings has already gone viral, but we couldn't resist mentioning it. Will you be painting any thrifted ceramic items for your centerpieces? Here is a method for paint that stays from Love Notes by Lauren. Country star Miranda Lambert got married and it looks right up our alley. Find us on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Flickr! If you're engaged, consider joining the Offbeat Bride Tribe, our private wedding planning community. Want to see yourself in our Monday Montage? Submit your photos to the Offbeat Bride Flickr Pool. (Oh, and don't forget to credit your photographer!) 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 Kaity & Chuck's rainbow farm wedding NEXT The wedding proposal blues Toggle comments [ 10 ] OH MAH GAH THAT LAST DRESS 5 agree Reply I agree with Amanda The Great above! That last dress is amazing and just calls for spinning in the field. This was a really perfect montage and an excellent Monday pick me up! 3 agree Reply I love the last picture! so cute! and the handfasting cords, beautiful! 5 agree Reply That second to last picture is my ah-mah-zing maid of honor and bff Courtney! 1 agrees Reply YAAAAS for the two chocolate brides! 3 agree Reply Someone PLEASE send me the pattern for those knitted Cthulhus!!!!! They are epic! Reply My MOH made them for me. She has a book called "Creepy Cute Crochet" and modified the pattern to make them bride and groom. The "groom's" kilt is a separate piece. http://www.amazon.com/Creepy-Cute-Crochet-Christen-Haden/dp/1594742324 Reply May I just say how great it is to see two African American brides in love and how great it is to see their AA families supporting them in that gorgeous picture. It's rare and it brings tears to my eyes seeing it. 5 agree Reply LAST DRESS yummynesssssssss! 3 agree Reply That last picture is me :o) The dress was amazing and I loved it. We had it made by a lovely seller on ebay and also had tutu's made for my daughter and ring girl in the same colours. 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.