J. Von Stratton wedding dresses, inspired by glamorous drag queens and burlesque performers

For those who've been following my adventures on the Lovesick Expo tour this winter, you've probably been like "WTF is up with all those sequined dresses?!" Well, I will tell you what's up with them: J. Von Stratton is up with them, that's what.

Now I'm stoked to announced that J. Von Stratton has a line of wedding dresses, perfectly combining the show queen aesthetics (sequins! mermaid sillouettes! heart-shaped cut-outs!) with wedding-ready realness…


11 outrageous wedding shoes that might make your eyes bleed (in a good way!)

Any of you have been reading Offbeat Bride for a while know that my taste in wedding shoes always runs toward the VERY LOUD and VERY COLORFUL. Today I decided to stretch the limits of my own over-the-top shoe tastes (as if that were even possible!) into the stratosphere with outrageous wedding shoes that are so over the top that even I take pause, think "is it too much?," and then cackle, "NO IT IS NEVER ENOUGH." Ready for this? Have you tissues ready, because your eyes may bleed in the best possible way…