This month's featured Nearlyweds site: Allison & Josh's WeddingCon09 #Site News#wedding websites February 26 2009 | Ariel offbeatbride As some of you may remember, last month I launched a partnership with Nearlyweds, offering wedding websites with bad-ass templates designed exclusively for Offbeat Brides. It's been super fun this last month checking in on the sites that are being created (the boys from Nearlyweds keep me updated) and I've decided I just can't keep 'em all to myself! I'm going to try to feature one of y'all's wedsites monthly so you can see all the cool shit y'all are doing. 'We met in a bar. A college bar, which might be even worse.' This month it's Allison & Josh over at http://weddingcon09.nearlyweds.com. These two will be getting married in Bloomington, Indiana in June, and if their wedding blog is any indication, they're going to have a great time. Allison's blog posts were cracking me up. She decided that "fiancé" sounds weird — so she calls Josh "My Beyonce." HA! Seriously, her blog is hilarious. Here's her take on her bridesmaids: It was really easy for my to assemble my starting line up for el weddingtando. I'm going for what used to be untraditonal but is now thankfully becoming more mainstream…I'm letting them pick their own dresses! I could hear the excitement in their voices as I laid down the decree. "I want you to look sophisticated and sexy. Hey if you look better than me awesome! I gots myself a man already no one else I need to impress." They're using the Art Nouveau Peacock theme, one of the offbeat designs from indie designers. (AND YES: I WANT MORE TEMPLATE DESIGNS. DESIGNERS, WHERE ARE YOU!?) They're also using all sorts of Nearlywed's cool features like the guestbook mapping, photo albums … the works! Can't wait to watch and see how the page evolves as the wedding gets closer…Congrats Allison & Josh. And Allison: please keep cracking me up on your blog. KTHX! Related Post ourweddingfaq.com available Hey, web geeks. Last year, I registered ourweddingfaq.com, to go with the joke in the book about wedsites. I never did anything with the URL,... Read more If you'd like to make a wedding page of your own — what are you waiting for?! 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 Jenn & Brandon's Matrimonial Purple Tudor Tea Party NEXT Chastidy & Rick's Punk-Rock-Paper-Scissors wedding Show/Hide comments [ 5 ] Yep, my FH calls me his Beyonce too 🙂 Reply Dude, I've been calling my boyfriend/fiance my Beyonce for months now! Great minds, man. Reply us too!! for months leading up to our Nov 2008 wedding Reply Hee! I hate fiance, too! It sounds so pretentious. I found the perfect solution when a friend of mine signed up for a new gym membership and her husband signed on for free as her "permanent guest." So that's what my fiance and I call each other. Permanent Guest. Reply My fiance' has been calling me his Beyonce' also! Too funny. Another friend of mine calls his fiancee his "ex-girlfriend" since the relationship has been upgraded. Haha. 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.