Vain's Offbeat Bridal Shower #Site News#Wedding Porn#hairstyle May 20 2007 | Ariel arielmstallings I spent all afternoon yesterday at Vain, where I co-hosted an Offbeat Bridal Shower thang. Dozens of nontrad bridal types came, got their hair played with and make-up done, ate cupcakes and drank fizzy beverages. It was awesome, and thanks to the ladies at Vain for hosting the event. … And thanks to each of you who came and provided so much gorgeousness! My voice is hoarse from doing so much talking with brides and other awesome women — I even got to meet the bride I've been web-stalking all week. I took hundreds of pictures yesterday … sadly, many of them turned out fuzzy, but you can still get some great hair inspiration over here. If you were at the event and don't see yourself in the pictures, email me and I'll send you the shots I have of you. They may be out of focus (bah!), but if you wannem, I gottem! Oh and PS: Totally unrelated to Vain, but I love this hairstyle. 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 the Offbeat Bride book, 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 books, chances are good that she's dancing or happy-crying. You can get to know her better on her Insta stories. PREVIOUS Now THAT'S a honeymoon NEXT On second thought, just keep it to yourself Show/Hide comments [ 3 ] Ariel, It was a pleasure meeting you yesterday. Thank you for your advice on how to accomodate my growing guestlist and for signing my book. You're an inspiration! Looking forward to seeing you again at I Heart Indie Weddings in '08. Best, Jilli Victorio Reply Hi Ariel, I had a great time at the Vain Hair Offbeat Bridal Shower. It was wonderful meeting you and thank you so much on the advice about my mother! Reply i need to find a truly unique idea for my bridal shower my maid of honor and i are really stressed out! there are tons of ideas and websites out there for traditional brides but i am just not into all of the usual hoop-la i want something fun and cheap i do not feel comfortable with asking my maid of honor to fork over a thousand dollars for a tea party!!!! any suggestions or ideas would be helpful thanks michele Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I 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.