My book's cover #Site News#Offbeat Bride the book July 24 2006 | Ariel arielmstallings Cover of my first book, originally uploaded by .Ariel. This is it! Evidently, my editor had a huge amount of back 'n' forth with the design department, but I didn't see any of the rejected covers. I'm pretty pleased with this final result — she's not me, but she's got the pink hair. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Author of the Offbeat Bride book, Ariel 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. You can get to know her better on her Insta stories. PREVIOUS My first book: completed NEXT MediaBistro mention Show/Hide comments [ 14 ] Awesome! looks good and the pink hair is nice too. i'll get those for christmas presents this year! hahaah no more boring weddings to attend in the family! Reply Perfect timing – my crazy sister is engaged! (Although I plan on buying a copy for myself as well, natch!) Reply Hey! Thats pretty nifty. It has been fun following the process of your book. I was thinking of your post about blessings and your husband's accident. I truly hope that you continue to see how blessing unfold even in such diffcult circumstances. Reply beyond cool. congrats. Reply CONGRATS!!!!!!! Reply that is a truly classy cover, love it! can't wait til it's on the shelves 🙂 Reply What a fantastic cover! My good friend just got engaged and has been asking me a ton of planning-type questions. I'll be getting her this book! Reply Love the cover, I can't wait to read it! Reply Looks great but I think the real deal would have made a better cover shot! Congratulations! Reply Awesome cover! Congrats on living a writer's dream and getting published. I'll be sure to check it out when it hits bookstore shelves. Reply Congratulations! It's incredible to see your full name in type, very cool. Reply I like this!!! I'm excited for you! Reply The covor looks great, definitely something I would pick up even if I didn't read your blog! The colors work very well together. Since I "plan" on getting engaged soon, I will definitely need thoughts/ideas on how to do it all. A site I use for all of my crafty needs is Craftster.org. It is a forum where people post things they have made and usually include tutorials. Here is the link especially for weddings. I have found some great STD ideas along with other great things: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?board=97.0 is the Reply Oh man! I wish this book was out when I was planning my wedding last year. I saw other sights and resources but they still were too traditional. In this day and age you wouldn't think keeping your name and not being "given away" were nontraditional. But oddly enough, they are. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your 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. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. 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.