Offbeat Cinderella vibes: glass slippers + colorful socks = wedding shoe bliss

I know the Kardashians are bringing back a wave of clear shoes, but that's not really our jam. Clear shoe vibes themselves, though, is pretty awesome… mostly for it's potential for showcasing amazing socks and tights. Plus, socks do wonders for keeping your feet comfy throughout the wedding day.

Here are a few ways I'd match up clear "glass slippers" and colorful socks and tights for a wedding LEWK…

Behind the lens with love story wizard, Atlanta-based photographer YouAreRaven

If you've been a reader for a while, I'll bet you either already know about Atlanta-based photographer Raven Shutley of YouAreRaven or have seen her work on the site. She's been a mainstay of the offbeat community for so long and is one of our most trusted partners. So I decided to see what it was that really separates Raven from all the others. What makes her tick, how her totally warm personality will make you feel instantly comfortable in front of the camera, what mad skills she brings to the table, and why it all means that you'll be floored by the photos you'll get.

The other kind of "shower": wedding umbrellas that make rain on your wedding day super whimsical

It's like raaaaain on your wedding day… except super cute with amazing photos. If you're planning on a few outdoor shots on any wedding day, having a whimsical and fun wedding umbrella is always a solid idea. And even if it doesn't rain, you can still whip out your brolly for some cool shots.

Here are a few of my favorite wedding umbrellas for the perfectly soaking photo that will soon become your favorite…

Butterflies, cats, & dragons: These custom animal rings will bring out your inner fantastic beast

A Hufflepuff badger ring? A butterfly amid vines on the band? A fox patronus ring? A subtle snake print on a masculine wedding band? If you're wondering how these come to be, it's a no-brainer for us. We work with our long-time custom jewelry partners at Joseph Jewelry. You can pick one of their gorgeous existing rings, of course, but why stop there when you can dream up a nerdy, goth, or nature-based animal ring to channel your inner familiar?

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Torrid has a new plus size wedding collection that's budget-friendly and cute as hell

Torrid is one of those brands that has been around far longer than most brands now offering plus sizes. So it feels long overdue that they'd be debuting a budget-friendly wedding collection and we're pretty psyched to see what they have on offer for US sizes 10-30. There's even a chic AF jumpsuit! Here were a few of my faves from the Torrid plus size wedding collection…