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Alternative wedding send-off – Lightsaber exit!

Don’t you love how Susannah and Jason had their way lit by tons of lightsabers! Hopefully it’s not a trap.

Brawling groomsmen

This Monday Montage is a little bit country, a little bit rock ‘n’ roll. Check out the spectacle of country-chic, metal heads, and crazy engagement photo hijinks.

Step right up for a circus and carnival extravaganza

My usual Saturday consists of eating my weight in cotton candy and getting sick on the Gravitron. But to have that luxury while watching someone get hitched? That’s the high-life we’ve got going in this Monday Montage.

17 wedding bands to blow your dude’s mind (updated!)

Women’s wedding bands come in all shapes, sizes, colors and styles, and a lot of the time men’s choices are boiled down to “gold” or “white gold.” So, I thought I’d do a roundup to encourage the guys to live it up a little. Here are some of my favorite men’s wedding bands with some serious style and funky trends.

19 alternative engagement rings perfect for proposing to your offbeat beloved

19 alternative engagement rings perfect for proposing to your offbeat beloved

While Offbeat Brides don’t always follow the wedding conventions, I do notice that lots of offbeat proposals happen during the traditional time, which is between Thanksgiving and New Years. So let’s look at some offbeat engagement rings!

Taffeta-free alternatives for the Mother of the Bride’s Dress

Your mom should wear something that not only looks and feels good, but that expresses her style (and potentially the style of the wedding!). Here are some suggestions for the Offbeat Bride and Groom’s moms out there.