Japanese inspired, "Geeky love" wedding invites #Invitations#custom invitations#geeky weddings#invitations Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Mar 4 2010) Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin Ah Geek Week, you keep producing such gems… Take a gander at OBT member Lara drew and designed their invitations, giving nods to Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli, and Zelda: The Wind Walker. And even if you're not geeky enough to get the references… they look freaking AMAZING! (As you view them keep in mind that the three images are supposed to sit next to each other.) [From Lara's wedding update:] Steve and I went to Japan and saw a giant statue of that robot, which is from a Studio Ghibli film. It was while on that visit that Steve first asked me to marry him, so it is sort of special to us both! This Link in a boat action is from Lara's favorite video game, Legend of Zelda: The Windwaker. Of extra geek love magic: Lara's planning to include the theme to Windwaker during their ceremony AND she's drawing the maps in a Zelda style! If you love these invites as much as I do (and that's a lot) then you're in luck! Lara does commissions, so if anyone is interested they can email her — she does discounts for Offbeat Brides. And if your in the mood for more wonderful and geeky designs check out Lara's website. Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Brenda & Rob's sci-fi, eco wedding with a Tardis NEXT Crochet your own Little Big Planet sackboy Show/Hide comments [ 12 ] I love how these are not only super-fun and geeky, but they are also quite beautiful. Good work! Reply I love these Zelda inspired invites! They're awesome! Reply cute!! Reply aw, Link is so cute! and i love the caricatures of the bride and groom. I can feel the love! these are very sweet and gentle! love em! Reply My favorite part is the flower in the robot's hand! Reply YAY! I loved that Studio Ghibli movie, being a gardening geek and all. LOVE that frame Reply lara and steve are a lovely couple and taking so much trouble to make their wedding special and personal. I love lara's design and laughed out loud when she showed me, but in a good way! I'm so glad other people like it too. Lara never fails to impress me with her enthusiasm and skill, Her website is well worth a look. Reply lara and steve are a lovely couple and taking so much trouble to make their wedding special and personal. I love lara's design and laughed out loud when she showed me, but in a good way! I'm so glad other people like it too. Lara never fails to impress me with her enthusiasm and skill, Her website is well worth a look. Reply Wow those are amazing! That brightened up my day a lot. I will definitely be bookmarking her website. I just love how it manages to be geeky and still beautiful. Reply Those are incredible, and the art is top notch! My boyfriend and I are hoping to someday have Zelda wedding. Man, I just might have to use the Zelda style map idea. That is just awesome! Reply Cute! what did you use to make them? Reply Hi 2tristaartist, aww fanks! Sorry I didn't spot your question earlier. I drew these using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. 🙂 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.