So you've done the hard task of finding your fabulous-fitting wedding undergarments, but before you throw on that wedding dress, let's talk boudoir photos. Our sponsor VY Intimate Photography does boudoir photography in Los Angeles. Let's talk more about boobs, babes, boudoir photography, and a bonus discount from VY Intimate Photography.
This is Offbeat Bride's archive of Shopping posts.
The average American wedding costs over $25,000. I encourage brides to find innovative, thoughtful ways to reduce their bridal budgets, and if you do choose to spend money, spend it on independent vendors and thoughtfully-made merch like the stuff below…
Our sponsor Justine Johnson Photography caters to non-traditional weddings primarily in the fact that she is just super PSYCHED about them. Justine's goal is to capture the love, the joy, the utter ridiculousness of your whole day… and to do so in an unscripted and unobtrusive way. Your goal? Well, it should be to enter the contest that may hook you up with all this Justine Johnson goodness for FREE on your wedding.
I steadfastly believe that the higher-heeled types shouldn't get all the fun, so today I'm going to round up a collection of 46 pairs of flats that are loud and daring — just like I like 'em. Ready for some shoes that won't make you tower over your partner or hobble through your reception? I've got everything from pointy-toed frilly stuff for the femmey-footed, to adorable color-block Oxfords, to sweet love-note themed shoes… all with almost no heel height, for your wedding day comfort.
Okay, so the last time we actively gushed about our sponsors Lily and Chris from Wild About You photography was back in 2012. But since then we've featured their amazing photos all the freaking time. Seriously, we're wild about Wild About You, and if you've clickied any of those linkies it's easy to see why. So let's talk about getting you some Wild About You for your wedding…
Our sponsor Amber Marlow has traditionally been an elopement and intimate wedding photographer in New York City. Well, guess what, New York (and the world): Now Amber is taking her extra-unobtrusive photography skills and applying them to larger affairs, and in a global scale too!
For these fancypants types, I bring you today's post full of loud colorful formal footwear in masculine styles. Of course there's some Fluevog action in here, but I've also got some Vivienne Westwood, Alexander McQueen, and some skull-covered Jeffery-West. The sad truth is that some of these shoes are really, really expensive… but they're also really, really fabulous. Even if you're just window shopping, there are styles in here to love…
If there's one detail that we consistently see couples confused about, it's finding an officiant and crafting up a meaningful ceremony that rocks their socks. We've written before about writing your own ceremony and your own vows, and even having a friend officiate. But with the help of our sponsor, Thumbtack, we've got insight from loads of amazing professional officiants to inform your choices!
We can pretend that this shoe post is in honor of the 4th of July and stars and stripes and patriotism and USA! USA! USA! but whatever: y'all know I just like some over-the-top shoes, and star-emblazoned shoes perfectly meet my standards for over-the-top-ness. I certainly don't think stars OR stripes should be only about patriotism, so let's just appreciate stars for being fantastical and cosmic.
If you get all googly-eyed over vintage rings like I do, then you're going to be SUPER stoked about our sponsor EraGem Jewelry. They're a fine estate jewelry company that specializes in vintage and antique engagement rings. Whether or not you're searching for your dream vintage ring or antique wedding band you know you're going to have fun perusing their amazing collection. Check out seven more of the coolest vintage rings you'll see on the interwebs today…
For those of you who aren't yet familiar with our sponsor-y teammate, you'll wanna listen up because they're going to make your wedding video dreams come true. For those of you who are familiar, you'll want to listen up too, because WeddingMix has got some new stuff going on. Though no matter where you stand on familiarity, everyone loves a giveaway!
I'm feeling quite literal today: Weddings! Love! Hearts! Really, there are two days when you should wear heart shoes: Valentine's Day and your wedding day.
Oh, and I even tossed in a couple non-shoe heart things. I COULDN'T HELP MYSELF.