An aquarium, a mandap, and a Star Wars save-the-date #Wedding Porn#aquarium#brides in glasses#colored crinoline#couples of color#diy invitations#father daughter dance#invitations#save the date#video games July 30 2012 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photo by Nate Silva An aquarium wedding with a shark and awesome glasses? I am in for this. I'm also totally down for the other reader submissions to our Flickr Pool, Pinterest, and the Tribe. Get ready for some red crinoline, a singing father/daughter dance, and some awesome handmade save-the-dates and invitations. It's Monday, and it's awesome! Tribesmaid MissSarah sings with her dad during their dance. D'aww! Photo by Emily Binder Silpi and Shawn chill in the mandap. Photo by Swati Mohanty Twirling red crinoline makes me happy. Photo by Hannah Millard Photography Check out Erin and Aaron's handmade hanky invites! They have a very cool vintage feel. We'll be getting a tutorial on these soon, we promise. On a different, but equally awesome note, here is Kevin and Sara's Star Wars save-the-date. Sara said they chose this because 'the bearded giant loves Star Wars more than it has ever been loved before.' HA! Related Post A unicorn invitation, white and pink body art, and a stepping stool kiss Tribesmaid Tiaabby1986 sported this gorgeously intricate white and pink henna. It was just one of the awesome submissions to the Tribe, the Flickr Pool, and... Read more I love these camera-themed invites! Check out the details including repurposed film strip wrap-around. Photo by Wild About You Photography Apparently this mariachi band played for hours at Francisco and Valeria's reception. So awesome. Photo by Pink Light Images Click these stupendous Clicky Links: What we've pinned this week: a lace crown tutorial and a gorgeous peacock cupcake. Offbeat Home's take on "No Media Mondays" could totally apply to wedding planning burnout, too. Urban Light Studios posted this homage to all of their LGBTQ couples that they have hosted over the years. It's pretty rad. These laser-cut wooden invitations are cool and multi-functional. You can pop out the rings and wear them. Thinkr has a vid all about giving a good toast. You know, tips like, "Don't be too drunk!" Find us on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Flickr! Want to see yourself in our Monday Montage? Submit your photos to the Offbeat Bride Flickr Pool. (Oh, and don't forget to credit your photographer!) This post features Offbeat Vendors! Check out their vendor listing to see how they cater to Offbeat Brides: Pink Light Images Urban Light Studios Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Leanne & Rob's small town playhouse wedding NEXT Katy Perry the Wedding Unicorn: she sneezes glitter, pees lemonade, and shoots pink fire Show/Hide comments [ 6 ] So many cute ideas. Loving all of the red details, especially twirling underneath a white dress. 1 agrees Reply MUST. HAVE. HANKY. DIY. I've been thinking about embroidering pre-made hankies for wedding party gifts, but how awesome would this be for all the guests??? Reply I'm totally working on the tutorial right now. Soon, I promise! Reply love the wedding invitations 😀 Reply yes HOURS!!!!!!!!! it started at 5…no lie….they sang and played almost nonstop for like 3 hours….with maybe one break. LOL!!!! I had that "moment" at the reception where it felt like an old west film when they went up to the bar and were getting drinks. It was AWESOME. I need to find out the name of the group!! Reply ok! i found the mariachi info!!!! theyre called el mariachi de oro http://www.elmariachideoro.com/ We enjoyed them for over half the reception! it was fab. Reply Leave a Reply to Paula Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. 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.