Embrace the rainbow at a DIY English wedding

Photos by Marianne Chua Photography

If you're into rainbow weddings, you've gotta check out Simon and Petra's color-infused, rainbow-central, DIY love fest. They got married in the registry office of Andover, UK, before they partied at a local community center. Check out the prismatic bouquets (which Petra totally made herself), be in awe of her own red-and-white brooch bouquet, and — oh my WOW — Petra's nails. Those tiny lil hearts took three hours to paint! Aaaaaaaand they match the cake. BONUS.

But stick around, y'all. Let's hear it for Simon's white tux with black lapels and polka-dot pocket square. And wait till you see his shoes. I'll take them in a size 11, please.






















Photographer: Marianne Chua Photography

Get your daily dose of Offbeat AWESOME

  1. I read this site and another wedding site very regularly, and I have rarely, if ever, seen a couple so utterly smitten with each other. These pictures all radiate love.

    40 agree
  2. Oh my goodness! The hearts, the cakes, the bouquets, the groom's snazzy suit and to top it all the looks of love and happiness between the couple! ­čÖé

    8 agree
  3. Petra just radiates elegance and fun! In my wedding planning, I often felt I was choosing between what looked beautiful or elegant and what was energetic and fun. Petra is completely rocking both – beautiful, feminine, joyful and fun. Terrific!

    4 agree
  4. LOVE the look of this wedding. The groom has a super smile and the bride's nails, OMG!!!

    5 agree
  5. Gorgeous photos of a brilliant wedding!! Love how Marianne has captured those fleeting moments between them – epic work as always!!!

    1 agrees
  6. This wedding is pretty cool!! I love the fact that she put valentines with rainbow without it looking like they clash! Did anyone notice that she is wearing a look alike Princess Diana engagement ring?? I seriously want one of those rings for myself but they are hard to find these days…. anyway Great fun wedding with lots of love to go around!! Congrats to the couple!!

    2 agree
  7. This girl is truly one in a million her and Simon are totally made for each other I love them both dearly what a wonderful friend to have and an hounor to be at you wedding spending you special day with you both and your family love you so much it really was an amazing day xxxxx

Join the conversation

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

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.