Known for fashionable and high-end geek inspired corsets Los Angeles based Castle Corsetry provides a great selection of alternative bridal wear for the nerdy bride. Award-winning designer Lady Lauren, is the geek girl and cinching goddess behind the scenes, creating stunning corsets inspired by fan favorites such as Harry Potter, Star Wars, Doctor Who and even this beautiful Game of Thrones corset perfect for you or your bridesmaids.
Dressed as their favorite Final Fantasy characters White Mage Yuna and Squall, YouTuber JeanBilius posted this video of their wedding based on Squaresoft’s/SQEX Final Fantasy video game series. Shot by Parkershot Photography the couple’s fantasy wedding at Fernwood Gardens, located in the Philippines, is known for its romantic gardens and whimsical flora the perfect level to start off their wedding.
At the Cosplayer Countdown New Year’s Eve party host Fan Service Renji calls cosplayer Amira, dressed as Harley Quinn, up to the stage to retrieve her lost purse. Little does she know it’s all an elaborate set-up by her boyfriend, dressed as a member of the Akatsuki from Naruto Shippūden, to propose. Congrats you two!
Mystery solved! I’ve found the perfect bridesmaid dress for a Sherlock inspired wedding, or at the very least, an amazing party dress made by cosplayer Lizzy aka Fraulein Ninja.
This Sherlocked cosplayer’s cute 221B Baker street tea dress was inspired by the BBC’s 2010 Sherlock TV series created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss. Shot by Yenra Photography and modeled by Lizzy who took home first place at the Sherlock 221B Con‘s costume contest; one of many conventions Lizzy has attended since 2009′s Otakon which kicked off her cosplay addiction.
It’s a popular trend in Japan to wear cat ears called “nekomimi” so what do you think about taking the trend down the aisle? Here are 11 looks for all you Catgirl brides ranging from affordable to pricey in every color imaginable, starting with these white lace cat ears above from Hardly Alice.
In the season finale of Heroes of Cosplay there was lots of drama with Team Los Angeles verse Team Atlanta at Kansas City’s Planet Comicon. One of its cosplay stars Victoria managed to dodged all the drama and found herself being part of her very own Stars Wars proposal.
Here’s an alternative idea to a traditional white wedding dress for brides looking for something different (and geeky) for their wedding day. Based on a sketch by artist Anne-Louise Richards this Tardis ball gown was created by Redditor queenofhearts, a three month labor of love of over 120 hours of work, nearly 10m in fabric and 1500+ rhinestones swirling along the skirt.
Proposing to your boyfriend dressed at Thor and him as Loki at Youmacon 2012 is not only the geekiest thing I’ve seen today, but also the sweetest. Having met at a previous Youmacon it was the perfect setting for a proposal for two longtime cosplayers. I don’t want to spoil the surprise, but let’s just say, the two are shopping for Loki and Thor related wedding items.
The amazing Jervy Santiago who shot Ingle + Aimee Left 4 Dead Engagement Photos is at it again, this time he’s photographing couple Kristal and Alex in a Full Metal Panic themed shoot. Full Metal Panic is a manga series written by Shoji Gatoh and illustrated by Shiki Douji. The series follows Sousuke Sagara, a member of the covert anti-terrorist private military organization known as Mithril, tasked with protecting Kaname Chidori, a spirited Japanese high school girl. The series has been adapted into different media; including three animated television series: Full Metal Panic! by Gonzo, Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu and Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid by Kyoto Animation.
“It is nice to see couple really getting into it (specially the groom!!!) … They had their outfits tailor-made, shared inputs with the story, up to how it is suppose to be done with the editing. And to make it even more authentic, the pages are read from right to left. Just like the “manga” style.”
Whether you're a Geek, Nerd, Whovian, Cosplayer, Trekkie, Otaku, Techie, Tribute, Hunter, Potterhead, Ringer, Fanboy or Fangirl find inspiration for your wedding day on When Geeks Wed: The Geek's Guide to Weddings!