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We heart this hidden “something blue” David Bowie tribute

It was barely over a year ago that we all lost our beloved David Bowie. Thankfully, there are many epic tributes to keep us going paying our collective homage, including this amazing “something blue” wedding dress embroidery featuring the iconic line from “Rebel Rebel”: “Hot tramp, I love you so.”

Chris Hardwick wedding with Star Wars detail

Chris Hardwick broke the mold for nerd culture with this Star Wars in-joke

Geeks like myself mourn the loss of geek king Chris Hardwick’s singlehood, but we can be appeased by this awesomely nerdy detail from his and wife Lydia Hearst’s ceremony that he shared on his social media outlets. Chris’ favorite Star Wars droid, R5-D4, totally had a big role in his ceremony. Chris attempted to get Mark Hamill to reprise his role in R5-D4’s life, but barring that, it was still rad as hell. Here’s how it all went down…

A look under the shell of the seafoam circus wedding

Continuing our mash-up theme of barns and tentacle content in one week (BARNACLE WEEK), we’ve got some new insight into Dick Van Dyke and Arlene Silver-Van Dkye’s seafoam circus wedding, full of tentacular goodness! If you couldn’t get enough of ogling the undersea and sideshow details of Arlene and Dick’s seafoam circus wedding, get ready for MOAR in the form of the full wedding video.

Dive in to Dick Van Dyke’s seafoam circus fantasy wedding

one of our amazing and talented vendors, Laura of [vendor-heart link="http://vendors.offbeatbride.com/listing/rebel-belle-weddings"]Rebel Belle Weddings[/vendor-heart] sent us this heart-stopping seafoam circus wedding from none other than actor, comedian, producer, writer, singer, dancer, candlestick-maker Dick Van Dyke and his bride, Arlene Silver-Van Dyke. With our Empire-wide love of all things octopus (and oooh-shiny things in general), we were basically this, followed closely by this. Prepare yourself for contortionists, jugglers, a circus barker (with giant tentacle hat, natch), gobs of feathers, hula hoops, faux dancing bears, electric jellyfish, an epic first duet, and the cutest darn couple this side of unda da sea!

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan at their totally offbeat wedding this weekend

Mark Zuckerberg’s totally offbeat wedding

We don’t normally cover current events, but I can’t help but be all tickled by the news trickling out from Mark Zuckerberg & Priscilla Chan’s totally nontraditional wedding yesterday. A few distinctly offbeat details…

Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer’s surprise, flashmob, art-piece wedding

Author, Neil Gaiman and artist, performer and musician, Amanda Palmer had a surprise, flashmob wedding in New Orleans which featured, not only a surprise wedding, but surprise top hats, tea cups and a living bride statue.