This bride was carried to the altar in a coffin! #Wedding Porn#bay area#cemetery#halloween#video Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Nov 5 2012) Ariel findyourafterglow How do you walk down the aisle when your theme is "Till Death do Us Part" and you're getting married in an Northern California cemetery? If you're Kristen (aka Squeakz on the Offbeat Bride Tribe), you surprise the hell out of your groom by entering in a coffin carried by the groomsmen. Yeah, yeah: I know LAST week was our week for spooky weddings, but trust: you're going to want to see Kristen and Joe's sweetly macabre video. It's way more heartwarming than the title of this post suggests. Here's what Kirsten had to say about it: Joe and I had our wedding at Mountain View Cemetery and I surprised everyone (including the groom) by showing up in a coffin. The groomsman didn't even know they had to carry me in until about an hour before. Hopefully we'll have the full scoop on this wedding once Kirsten gets her photos back. PS: If you love this, be sure to check out our archive of cemetery weddings! Ariel Author of three editions of the Offbeat Bride book and the brand-new From Shitshow To Afterglow, Ariel Meadow Stallings acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives in Seattle with her son, and if she's not reading or writing books, chances are good that she's dancing or happy-crying. To follow her latest work, join join The Afterglow, for exclusive access to essays, videos, online courses, and more. PREVIOUS The wedding proposal blues NEXT Mariangela & Ryan's beach brunch vow renewal Show/Hide comments [ 15 ] HO. LEE. FUCK. Ballsy. I love it. Reply That's pretty cool! Reply I absolutely love this video! Does anyone know who the videographer was? Fantastic idea – carried out brilliantly! Reply Actually the photographer is my boss. It was his first time ever filming anything or making a video. He just wanted to "try it" and I said "why the heck not". Thank god he did because it is something we will always have. Reply Your boss did a heck of a good job for a first timer! Thanks for the info! Reply Are you serious?!?! That video is sooooo good! What a hell of a gift! Reply In a little over 3 minutes, the video managed to make us feel like we were there! That was such a perfect thing to do! Reply First of all this was so cool! I laughed when I saw this idea. It's done so beautifully. I would love to know where the bride got her dress! Reply It is a Mori Lee gown. Purchased at Blossom's Bridal in Dublin, CA Reply You looked absolutely beautiful!! And when I heard about this from your Mom I thought crazy!!! But it was great!! Loved it!! And, yes the video is AWESOME!! Reply I didn't think we needed a videographer until I saw this. This video is just so perfect and happy and heartwarming. Now I really really want one! Hopefully our friend can help us out! Reply Dude. DUDE! I love it! This is the most original idea in all of cemetery weddings EVAR! I am in the middle of planning my cemetery wedding, since I am a funeral industry professional ;), and this is soooo frakking awesome! Oh man, this is, oh goodness…just so fantastic! Thanks for sharing this! I'm totally sharing this with my coworkers!! Reply Are you part of the Tribe? Your journals would be amazing to follow Reply That video made me cry like an emotional wreck. You are an absolutely beautiful couple. Congratulations! Reply Wow beautiful video! I've been a video skeptic when it comes to videoing weddings, but I think you may have just convinced me (my groom will be happy lol)! It wasn't at all dark but full of light and joy and happy people! congratulations 🙂 Reply 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.