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Real brides give us the low-down on getting their dream Wai-Ching wedding dress

Wai-Ching dresses are so dreamy that I sometimes forget they’re FOR REAL, so I was all a-flutter when I saw them in real life, all lined up, in the prettiest raw silk rainbow I’ve ever seen. These dresses may look like fantasies, but I assure you they’re real, they’re just as gorgeous in real life, and you can totally hook yourself up with one for your wedding. Let’s get a Wai-Ching reality check with real brides, real experiences, and really awesome dresses…

Exploring black and white wedding photography with Diwas Photography

The thing that stood out to me — a wedding blogger who sees thousands of stunning weddings, photographers, and wedding photos every day — was that much of their work is in black and white… and it is awesome. I know we at Offbeat Bride are constantly going “ooh, sparkles, glitter, and rainbow unicorns!” But Diwas Photography can make us ooh and ahh the same way over the same things, without even needing color. Of course they also shoot in color (we’ll show you a couple of those shots, including one of our very own Ariel), but let’s first talk about the power of black and white photography when it comes to weddings…

Jenny GG: The super-amazeballs talented, LGBT-friendly, discount-offering, Seattle wedding photographer

There are soooo many reasons we love wedding photographer Jenny GG. Find out all the reasons, and you’ll see why Offbeat Brides have been booking Jenny since 2009!

Find out why Melissa Miksch is Seattle’s wedding photographer super hero

You might remember our sponsor Melissa Miksch when she divulged her insider info on buying your wedding rings. While Melissa is no longer a ring-slinger, she and her husband Mike are the talent behind Seattle’s Melissa Miksch Photography. Check out all the ways that Melissa and Mike work their butts off to keep you within budget, while having fun all the while…

Show off your wedding awesomeness with Seattle photographer Jenny GG

Whoa, has it really been a year since we checked in with our awesome sponsor Jenny GG? I guess it’s time for some more Jenny photography love! Seattle-based Offbeat Bride readers might have met Jenny at our last meet-up. But for those of you who didn’t get to meet her, allow me to virtually introduce you guys…