(Closed) help an odd bride out.

posted 4 years ago in Decor
Post # 3
Member
4664 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

You’re not alone. I love your theme. If you haven’t joined us on offbeatbride.com yet I highly recommend it. 

I’ve seen some really beautiful black candelabras, very elegant. 

What color scheme are you thinking?

Post # 5
Member
3042 posts
Sugar bee

@nearly-mrs-R:  I would say to stick to just a few elements. You don’t want it to be campy or over the top. I also suggest offbeat bride!

Post # 6
Member
8428 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2012

@nearly-mrs-R:  How cool is this?

 

I just saw this cake topper on google images and looks like it might fit your theme!

 

 

 

 

Maybe these images will give you some inspiration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This garter is from ETSY

 

 

 

 

Post # 9
Hostess
12103 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2014

this isn’t my thing at all but I LOVE the laquered black with the blood red roses.  It’s amazing!

Post # 10
Member
3093 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

We’re using Sugar skulls, but you could always swap in a reg skull.  Here’s some of what we’re doing…

 

Diy invites

 

 

program

 

groomsmen suit and tie…can be tucked in for no-skull pics

 

sweetheart table decor

 

toasting flutes

 

 

cake toppers

 

oot baskets with…

 

 

mock centerpieces

 

 

sideawys but these are our engraved wine glass favors

 

one of our e-pics…

 

 

 

most of our wedding will be fairly traditional…it’s more in the details for us.  I’ll also be switching into a black reception dress with a beautiful short black veil 🙂

 

Post # 11
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25 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: April 2014

@weddingbound:  Those cake toppers are gorgeous!!!!

Post # 13
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3093 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

@nearly-mrs-R:  Thanks!  FI designed ours in adobe illustrator.  I think it really led to him feeling involved…when everything is using something he designed 🙂

Post # 15
Member
16 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: July 2014

Well one thing i love about your theme is that you can even make skulls look classy. I would just be careful not to let it fall to far into the halloween theme. i would suggest maybe throw a little silver in with your color. 😀

Post # 16
Member
8469 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2013

I love this idea!  I wanted to do a theme like this originally, but my husband said no.  Here’s the pic that inspired me (Lovers of Valdaro)

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