Give your attendants rainbow umbrellas #Fashion Advice#bridesmaid gifts#bridesmaids#rainbow#rainy#steal-this-idea#umbrella#wedding party Updated Mar 15 2021 (Posted Jul 3 2013) Ariel findyourafterglow Photos by Lucy Spartalis Katherine & James' barefoot eco-friendly forest wedding was amazing for a whole bunch of reasons (seed bombs! teepees! a VW bus!), but I especially love how they gave their attendants rainbow umbrellas. Yes, rain happens… but when your wedding party has brightly colored full-spectrum umbrellas, rain becomes an opportunity instead of a hassle. Lots more umbrella porn over here! 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 Robin & Ken's retro pin-ups and greasers rockabilly wedding NEXT DIY Companion Cube ring box for under $10 Show/Hide comments [ 3 ] I love the colored galoshes for the bridesmaids… I might have to find some cute ones in case it rains… Nothing is worse that wet formal shoes! Reply The co-ordinated wellies are adorable! Such a brilliant idea!| We're in the UK so even in midsummer you need a wet weather plan, especially as our ceremony was in Autumn. We planned ahead and just checked the pound shop (dollar store in the US) weekly as they often have plain coloured umbrellas in. When we spotted them we pounced and bought 25 in colours that were in our wedding spectrum (red, pink, orange and purple) so that we were prepared for any weather and could still have a confetti photo. £25 for a back up plan seemed like good value! Reply I used that exact same umbrella at my May wedding, just in case of Seattle showers. Its sitting in our umbrella stand right now 🙂 Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.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.