Altar decorations: the sacred, the profane, and the FREAKING AWESOME #Ceremony Advice#decor#flowers Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Jan 29 2007) Offbeat Editors Shannon and Aaron's altar for the ceremony. Photo © 2012 Arun and Brandon of AB2Imagery, AB2imagery.com We see so many beautiful altars from Offbeat Brides… from church altars to pagan altars to completely secular altars. We spent some time gathering a few of our favorites that have been submitted to the Offbeat Bride photo pool on Flickr, and want to share them with you. To see more pictures from any of these wedding altars, just click the photo! Ready? Here we go: Mtnhoney's beautiful flowers, Irish wedding goblet, little Irish cup with wine, handmade handfasting cords, and two petal cones. Photo by Butterfly Photography Photo by Cara Fenton At Left, the Tree of Angels, Candles to Honor the Angels. At Right, Sand Ceremony Set Up. Photo Credit: Everitt, Madison Ave. Photo, Hicksville, New York Photo by day of the wed Photographer: Carolyn Miller Handfasting altar. Photo by Dragonfly82 Photo by Martin Hunter Photo by arroxane The Wedding Altar by Danielle and Zachary Offbeat Bride Tribe member Gelfling's bouquet of sage, pussy willow, wheat and feathers, made by Jexime Icon, lying on the altar they erected from stones hauled out of a stream. The feather fan in the background is a turkey wing… their officiant used it to smudge the couple with sage at the start of the ceremony. Photo by Doerthe Externest. What are you doing for your altar decor? We want to see! Paste a link to a picture in the comments! PREVIOUS Offbeat Bride + Traditional Groom = ?!? NEXT DIY flower arrangements aren't so tough Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! 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.