Alternative garters for sexy, geeky, and bad-ass legs #Fashion#doctor who#garter#harry potter#superficial snack#superhero July 26 2012 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photo by EM Event Photography Beth wore both a Joker garter AND a Wonder Woman garter to honor her and her groom's geekdom loves. I loved this so much that I had to seek and find some other offbeat garters for the extra special offbeat leg to don. I found goth garters, Doctor Who garters, Harry Potter garters, and even a zombie garter. If you decide to wear one and toss it, that will be one lucky recipient. I love this sexy garter with a mini flask. It's described as having a 'roaring '20s' vibe. I can see it. For a goth wedding, you can't go wrong with a little skull action. Here's another with a skull 'charm.' It almost looks a little Nightmare Before Christmas to me. A totally understated pirate garter… is that not awesome? 'I love you like zombies love brains.' D'aww. Romance and brain-eating. Related Post 8 ways to geekify your wedding day nails I stumbled on these old skool Apple logo nails and felt inspired to find any and all geektastic nail tutorials! I know some of ya'll... Read more This garter is larger on the inside. I'm pretty sure Hermione wore this to the Yule Ball, only in Gryffindor colors. You might remember this tutorial for making your own Hello Kitty garter. You can also DIY your own FLASK GARTER! Are you planning to wear a garter under your outfit? If so, what's the plan? 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 Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Will you be my Player Two?: How one Offbeat Bride proposed to her "mancreature" NEXT Katie & Kellan's Firefly and sci-fi geek chic wedding Show/Hide comments [ 16 ] Hell yes! I had that Doctor Who garter custom-made for me, and now it looks like she's making it as part of her collection! Glad to see she liked the outcome 🙂 2 agree Reply Well, there are like a billion Whovians (I myself being one!) so that is a smart move! Love these… I want an FMA one! (Flamel Cross, maybe?) 1 agrees Reply Ok, that garter with the flask is AMAZING. I never thought I would wear one, but this post is making me rethink that… 2 agree Reply Oh my goodness, I LOVE this! I planned on doing flask garters as bridesmaids gifts but this takes it to the next level! Thanks! Reply This is so awesome!!! I love it! I'm going to get one for my wife 😉 Reply My fiance really wants to do the garter toss, so I'm going with ridiculous: a Michigan State University garter. It is either that or a leather garter with a small dagger (as a friend suggested b/c I always have a pocket knife on me) Reply omg, leather garter with a pocket knife or dagger…. this is briliant! 1 agrees Reply I didnt think I wanted a garter but these are kind of making me reconsider. The pirate one, especially. Pure win. 2 agree Reply i didnt want a garter, either….but i am in love with this zombie one…it's my colors and we have zombies in the wedding theme. perfect! 1 agrees Reply Well, i want a garter because they're sexy. But I'm not doing the garter toss, and my dress is long enough that it won't show. So, I'm not sure how much I want to spend money on something no one's going to see. I LOVE that first one though! 2 agree Reply My fiance and I just looove the skulls garters!! I'm going to try and find something similar here in South Africa, otherwise I'll order ASAP – I see there's only 7 or so left of the skull charm garter… :S Reply I intend to make what I'm calling my "utility garter"…flask, smokes, iPhone. All life's essentials. It may not be pretty and since it'll be carrying a lot of weight, I'm thinking velcro rather than elastic. Assuming I can execute the idea in my head to some sort of satisfactory degree, I'll share. 3 agree Reply OMG I totally wore the zombie one to our surprise Halloween wedding (complete with the groom in an inflatable cow costume LOL). It now hangs from our mini van mirror. =) Reply Just bought the flask one yesterday. Only $11, and shipped out the same day! Reply Just found a "Nightmare Before Christmas" garter set…GOTTA HAVE!!! Reply I'm planning on surprising my fiance with a garter with trains on it. 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