Starkers! Corsetry's Offbeat Bride-inspired gowns #Fashion#corset#pink dress#short dress May 7 2012 | Ariel offbeatbride There's a first for everything, and this marks the first time in five years that I've ever posted photos from a wedding gown fashion show. Runway shots just aren't really my thing — I usually prefer seeing real people in real dresses, rather than gawking at designer stuff somebody might wear. Leave it to Dianna DiNoble from Starkers! Corsetry to make me change my mind. This show, part of Fashion Art Toronto's Fashion Week pretty much blew me away. While Offbeat Bride isn't affiliated with any of these gowns in any way, Dianna told me that the line was very much inspired by the tastes of Offbeat Brides. And oh my, what taste it is… This post features Offbeat Vendors! Check out their vendor listing to see how they cater to Offbeat Brides: Dianna DiNoble, Starkers! Corsetry 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 Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, 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, chances are good that she's dancing and happy-crying. PREVIOUS Beards and lap dances: what will you "let" YOUR groom do? NEXT Krista & Rob's colourful relaxed DIYed wedding Show/Hide comments [ 15 ] OMG, where can I find these dresses, it would be perfect for my wedding! Reply Just click the link in the post: http://www.starkers.com 1 agrees Reply The site doesn't seem to have links to the dresses, though 🙁 Reply All Starkers! Corsetry's work is custom, so you just contact Dianna and tell her the one you want custom made for you. Reply It's a bit random but (as well as the dresses) I love the single rose held downward. It's like "yeah I'm carrying a flower, but…meh, look at my awesome dress instead!" 10 agree Reply Love Dianna and Starkers! She made the corset I will be wearing for my wedding that is in one month! Reply I want all of these dresses so I can wear them around my house or town… 2 agree Reply the peach one is divine <3 1 agrees Reply Nice post. Beautiful dresses Reply Wish I had the chance to be an offbeat bride LOL – love that you open up this world for others! Reply Ooh, the short white one with black trim is perfect for a registry office ceremony – a bit of a fancy suit, but wonderfully edgy. 1 agrees Reply is it bad my first thought was, "ohh, i want to wear that last one to a funeral! i wonder when, hm…" haha and i want #2 in my closet NOW! 1 agrees Reply These are fantastic! Definitely on the "if I ever do it over" list! Reply I was there in person (and know dianna as well) and the pics don't do the corsets justice! She's amazing! *beams pride* 1 agrees Reply I think it's great when a bride feels confident to let her personality truly show in her dress choice. These options are absolutely stunning! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *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.