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A playful backyard-style wedding complete with a Harry Potter bouquet, taquitos, and a piñata

Are you ready for endless smiles and glee? Because Elba and Brad's Walnut Creek, California wedding is going to send 'em on over. These two got married at the Shadeland Ranch Museum and had one of the brightest, most colorful and fun weddings around — the festivities included freeing candy from a star-shaped piñata and drinking tons of home brewed beer (the photographer tells us it was amazing).

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Anais & Ira's low-key handmade crafty wedding

One way to bond over the wedding is to get everyone and their mother involved in the tiny details. That's exactly what this couple did, and it made planning a little more sane than it could have been. With paper and knitted flowers, an all-vegan-plus-pork menu, and lots of woodsy and crafty details, you know a lot of heart (and probably sweat) went into this wedding. Oh, and don't forget to pour one out for the missing home-brewed beer that could have been.

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Courtney & Rhys' Alaskan steampunk octopus-spattered beach wedding

Whether you call them octopuses or octopodes, you're gonna love looking for all of them in this steamy beachy wedding. Hint: check out the bride's hairclip, the handmade papier mache, and the seriously breathtaking mountain backdrop, and that's before the fabulous goggles and gadgetry the wedding party and guests are sporting. Gear up…