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Gold crowns, purple hair, and tears galore at this Oregon schoolhouse wedding

HK and Josh planned a small ceremony at one of their favorite places, Historic Soap Creek Schoolhouse followed by a reception at LUC restaurant. Almost every aspect of their day was handmade and crafted by themselves or their community, including vegan treats, decorations, bouquet, boutonniere, cake, table settings, party favors, and floral arrangements. You're definitely going to want to see the gold crown + purple hair, the tearful first look, the tearful ceremony entrance, and well tears all around all the time.

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Not a necklace, not a shrug: it's shoulder jewelry

If you'll be rocking the bare shoulder look, you've got a blank canvas to decorate your decolletage any way you like. A necklace? A choker? A shawl? A cover-up? What about a combination of all of them? Yep, I'm talking about this wedding shoulder jewelry. Talk about glamming up your jewelry game.

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Chris Hardwick broke the mold for nerd culture with this Star Wars in-joke

Geeks like myself mourn the loss of geek king Chris Hardwick's singlehood, but we can be appeased by this awesomely nerdy detail from his and wife Lydia Hearst's ceremony that he shared on his social media outlets. Chris' favorite Star Wars droid, R5-D4, totally had a big role in his ceremony. Chris attempted to get Mark Hamill to reprise his role in R5-D4's life, but barring that, it was still rad as hell. Here's how it all went down…

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Not a necklace, not a shrug: it's shoulder jewelry

If you'll be rocking the bare shoulder look, you've got a blank canvas to decorate your decolletage any way you like. A necklace? A choker? A shawl? A cover-up? What about a combination of all of them? Yep, I'm talking about this wedding shoulder jewelry. Talk about glamming up your jewelry game.

Recent Real Weddings

Gold crowns, purple hair, and tears galore at this Oregon schoolhouse wedding

HK and Josh planned a small ceremony at one of their favorite places, Historic Soap Creek Schoolhouse followed by a reception at LUC restaurant. Almost every aspect of their day was handmade and crafted by themselves or their community, including vegan treats, decorations, bouquet, boutonniere, cake, table settings, party favors, and floral arrangements. You're definitely going to want to see the gold crown + purple hair, the tearful first look, the tearful ceremony entrance, and well tears all around all the time.

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An art gallery South Loop wedding with the black wedding gown of our dreams

A custom-made black gown that will blow your mind, classy-as-hell gold, black, and white decor, a gorgeous reception gown, a supremely lovely venue, and two hot people in love. This South Loop wedding in Chicago has so much to adore. Shannon and Kevin have style for miles and we couldn't wait to share their wedding with you. Let's peek at their mini dessert trays, Art Deco-inspired decor and stationery, and killer dance moves.

This magical cave wedding had fire dancing, ukuleles, and acroyoga

Mindy and Luke had searched for a venue in which a large number of family and friends could come and celebrate, camp out, and enjoy a champagne toast. Believe it or not, there was little to be found until they found the Woodward Cave in Woodward, PA. You know we LOVE a good cave wedding. With a barefoot wedding party, retro clothing, guests and participants offering everything from fire dancing to ukulele playing and acroyoga, this rockstar couple really had a magical cave wedding.

Waterfalls, volcanos, and Viking rubber duckies?! This Iceland destination wedding slays

When New Jersey natives and adventure travelers Tim and Antonia wanted a kick-ass destination wedding, they chose an epic spot. Nowhere other than Iceland can you experience fire, ice, raging waterfalls, and endless cliff lines all in one day. Their Iceland destination wedding featured a three-course Icelandic meal and a welcome bag with a horn, a cheat sheet of Icelandic terms, a rain poncho, wedding logo tattoos, and a Viking rubber ducky.

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Use these funny bounce house rules to save your deposit

If you're going to rent a bounce house/bouncy castle/moon bounce/inflatable castle (whew there are a lot of terms!) for your outdoor reception, you'll need to make sure rowdy guests don't go too wild in there. Having some well-explained and humorous bounce house rules on hand should ensure that you don't have to pay any repair fees when it goes back.

9 in-depth tips for planning your food truck wedding

Food truck weddings are super Pinterest-board trendy right now, and if you're going for a casual, urban feel for your wedding, having great local food trucks cater your event is definitely the way to go. We did it, and we'd do it again in a heartbeat, but we encountered a number of problems that I wish someone could have warned us about that were unique to having our catering on wheels. So here are nine things to keep in mind when planning your food truck wedding.

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Chris Hardwick broke the mold for nerd culture with this Star Wars in-joke

Geeks like myself mourn the loss of geek king Chris Hardwick's singlehood, but we can be appeased by this awesomely nerdy detail from his and wife Lydia Hearst's ceremony that he shared on his social media outlets. Chris' favorite Star Wars droid, R5-D4, totally had a big role in his ceremony. Chris attempted to get Mark Hamill to reprise his role in R5-D4's life, but barring that, it was still rad as hell. Here's how it all went down…

Has the zombie wedding trend reached "peak zombie"?

A couple weeks ago, I was interviewed by a journalist writing for Yahoo Style about Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams and his zombie-themed wedding photos. This is a great excuse to talk about the zombie wedding trend — and whether it's peaked.

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No spoons left: how I had the best time being very sick at my own wedding

My wedding was the most beautiful day of my life. It really was. I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect ceremony. It was magic, it was us, and I wouldn’t trade one moment of it for anything; from the sappy, teary vows to all that went wrong.

What? It was perfect despite it being imperfect? Don’t be quoting fortune cookies — explain. I was sick. Terribly, nightmarish level sick.

This zombie-themed wedding shower is coming for your braaains

Have you ever seen a zombie-themed wedding shower with Alice in Wonderland influences? I'm going to wager not and will quickly remedy that right now. If you're preparing for that inevitable zombie apocalypse, it helps to train your nearest and dearest at every opportunity. So Hope and Ehud's bloody coed wedding shower with bloody clothes, water balloons, and awesomely contrary Alice details does the job perfectly.

Recent DIY

The perfect Mason jar gift bags for your wedding

What's better than a Mason jar at a wedding? A Mason jar that doesn't take up any more space than a ziplock bag… because they ARE ziplock bags! Not only are these Mason Jar gift bags adorable, they're handy, and re-usable. Plus, as one reviewer put it, "These were the perfect gift bags for rustic barn wedding."

DIY mocha spoons tutorial for your wedding coffee bar

If you're rocking a killer coffee bar at your wedding, adding these DIY mocha spoons for stirring in delicious chocolate flavor is ultra-fancy. You'll never believe how fast and easy they are to whip up last-minute. A little chocolate, white chocolate, or colored melting candy, some plastic spoons, a smidge of edible glitter or sprinkles… and you're set.

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This funny RSVP card has an answer for every smart-ass on your guest list

I've seen tons of variations on this funny RSVP card around the web, so we thought we'd try out our own version as a free downloadable printable. Whether your guests will be happily accepting or tongue-in-check happily declining… there's an answer for every smart-ass on your guest list. Who knows — maybe it'll inspire the slackers to actually send their card in before you start the RSVP hounding process.

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Not a necklace, not a shrug: it's shoulder jewelry

If you'll be rocking the bare shoulder look, you've got a blank canvas to decorate your decolletage any way you like. A necklace? A choker? A shawl? A cover-up? What about a combination of all of them? Yep, I'm talking about this wedding shoulder jewelry. Talk about glamming up your jewelry game.

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10 incredible Seattle wedding photos that'll make you instantly happy

You would never know it by looking at all her happy wedding images, but our longtime sponsor Jenny GG Photography was victim to a huge fire last month! Thankfully no one got hurt, and, while of her stuff is gone, Jenny's amazing wedding imagery still remains.

Let's ALL take a page from Jenny's book today, and focus on some of her amazing Seattle wedding photos that'll make us forget that bad things ever happen…

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