Stephanie and Pete’s Day of the Dead rock freakshow wedding

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As a wedding photographer, Stephane spends a lot of time absorbed in the tulle-and-ribbons side of the wedding industry, so it’s no wonder that together with her creative husband Pete, she created a beautiful, colourful and quirky wedding day. Keep reading for all of the wedding details and lots of gorgeous photographs of this vaudeville […]

Real Gothic Weddings: Maggie and Mike’s Mariachi Heavy Metal bad-ass wedding party


I know you guys get a kick from reading about real weddings from alternative couples. I’m going to be adding tons more this year, and don’t forget to contact me to submit your own wedding story and help inspire another generation of alternative couples in love. WHO BE YOU Maggie – Nurse by day, Musician […]

Gothic Wedding Planner interviewed on I DO, TOO


Hey ghouls and ghoulettes – I’m back from a month-long holiday in Germany. It’s been lovely having a break from websites and writing and thinking about work, but now I’m getting back into the swing of things and I’m creating some more blog posts about amazing gothic weddings for your viewing and reading pleasure. Recently, […]

Real Gothic Weddings: Sandra and Shane’s beautiful gothic cemetary wedding

Cemetary kiss

I’m extremely humbled to present today’s Real Gothic Wedding. When I first began dreaming and planning our wedding, I scoured the internet for other gothic weddings with which to draw inspiration. I found very few. One of these was Sandra and Shane’s beautiful gothic wedding. Married in 2000 and still blissfully happy, you can tell […]

Real Gothic Weddings: Helan and Scott’s Halloween Wedding Reception

"Till death do us part ..."

I love a couple who buck wedding traditions all in the name of having a fun, memorable party. Helan and Scott started their wedding with a traditional church ceremony. But their wedding reception was anything but traditional … “Till death do us part …” Who be you: Mr. & Mrs. Scott A. Ziegler of Hellertown, […]

Real Gothic Weddings: Lauren and Greg’s casual renaissance medieval rock wedding

That is one gorgeous wedding party!

I found this beautiful casual renaissance / medieval wedding on flickr and HAD to show you. Lucky for you, Lauren, the bride and and woman in-charge of this gorgeous wedding, has sat down and answered some of my curious questions. Read on! That is one gorgeous wedding party!   Who Be You? Greg, IT fix-it […]