Misfit Wedding Blog


I had always been a fan of the traditional Gothic weddings with all black everything but Mark was leaning more towards a Wild West style. Together we found a compromise which appeased my Victoriana and mild-goth and Mark’s Wild West. We referred to it on our invites as “The Union of Souls Steampunk Showdown”

Published 09 September 2016 read more...

They say your wedding day should be the happiest day of your life, and judging by the smiles on display here, that may well be true! Marrying the love of your life probably plays a big part in that, but having a kickass wedding cake can't do any harm either. The cake that this pair had custom made for their day certainly caught our attention!

Published 28 July 2016 read more...

We both loved the colours red and black, especially deep blood red, so we wanted those colours right from the start. We love all things old and medieval so a castle was perfect and as we are both lovers of all things gothic and unusual we wanted that twist to it as well.

Published 07 July 2016 read more...

A Gothic wedding in a castle is surely what fairytales are made of, and the couple you're about to meet certainly did it in style. From the bride's red corset dress to the groom's exceptional Mad Hatter-esque top hat, there are lots of things to love about this wedding!

Published 18 May 2016 read more...

It was just fascinating seeing our tattoos not on our bodies! They look amazing as pieces of art as well! Eating them and watching our guests trying to match them to our bodies as they ate the cake was also great fun!

Published 12 May 2016 read more...

Everyone knows Halloween is the best time of year, so what better day is there to get married than October 31st. We grabbed a few words with Martin and Alli Hutcheon, who got married on Halloween in 2015, their thoughts and photos should provide some inspiration for anyone planning a wedding around Halloween this year!

Published 18 April 2016 read more...

If you are looking for a black wedding ring, then you have come to the right place! We are quite dark souls here at Misfit Wedding, so these black rings really appeal to us and hopefully the suggestions below will give you some inspiration.

Published 05 March 2016 read more...

You know we love Steampunk, right? Well strap yourselves in and prepare your eyes and brain for some spectacular photos of a Steampunk themed wedding from the other side of the globe. What follows is a reasonably in depth look at how a creative, talented and gorgeous couple from New Zealand went about planning and executing their unique DIY wedding.

Published 08 February 2016 read more...

If you're getting married in the UK in 2016 then head over to the competition page and let us know what you've got planned for your day. We want to hear about all the things that make you and your wedding unique, so don't hold back with the juicy details and tell us what you think makes your wedding a misfit wedding!

Published 21 December 2015 read more...

Everybody loves a carnival atmosphere, especially Katie and Dan Capri, who got married at Falls River Square, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio on September 5th this year.

This beautiful couple doesn't really need to tell you how much they enjoyed their day because it's pretty obvious from the photos. Seriously, they're two of the smiliest people we've ever seen!

Published 12 November 2015 read more...

As a bit of a Halloween treat we've got our hands on some never-before-seen photos from a suitably gruesome engagement shoot featuring Janelle and Nick, a couple of horror fans from Portland Oregon, who wanted to do something a little out of the ordinary.

Published 29 October 2015 read more...

Halloween is very nearly upon us so it seems like a good time to feast our eyes on some jaw-dropping and mouth-watering cakes fit for any Halloween wedding.

Traditional white wedding cakes are far too boring for a misfit wedding, so we encourage you to let your personalities shine through with your choice of cake.

Published 27 October 2015 read more...

So you're thinking about breaking away from tradition and wearing a red wedding dress. Well we think that's an awesome idea!

When we're all so used to seeing white wedding dresses breaking away from that can sometimes be a bit scary, especially if family and friends are voicing their opinions and making the decision even more difficult for the bride-to-be.

Published 21 October 2015 read more...

If you're planning a Halloween wedding, or even just a Halloween party, then you're going to need some killer tunes to set the mood for an evening of spooky celebrations!

The Misfit Wedding team have been compiling a playlist for your listening (dis)pleasure. You can find the full selection of terrifying tunes on our Youtube page and Spotify playlist.

Published 17 October 2015 read more...

We have both been Goths since we discovered it in our teenage years, and we wanted our wedding to reflect our lifestyle. Ellie wore a black dress and I wore a frock coat and a top hat. We asked our guests to dress in black or purple and received a lot of attention by the staff at the register office who came out, intrigued by our guests clothing.

Published 08 October 2015 read more...

A misfit always knows what they want and that is usually something completely different from 'the norm'. Over our time of running Misfit Wedding, we have seen a lot of different, alternative and bespoke items on Etsy, to the point that it has become a very valuable resource when designing a misfit wedding!

Published 31 August 2015 read more...

Every bride knows that when it comes to wedding shoes, everything goes out the windows except for style. For a geek/gamer bride this is the perfect opportunity to stamp your personality on your outfit. In this blog post we take a whistle stop tour though a few ideas us Misfits have found which may just give you that 'level up' on your main boss fight.

Published 20 August 2015 read more...

Do you need some inspiration for an unusual engagement or wedding ring? We've put together a selection of 21 alternative wedding rings to give you a few ideas if you're looking for something a bit different, so without further ado, here they are!

Published 29 July 2015 read more...

If you're planning an alternative wedding then the chances are you're also into alternative music and Download is the biggest and best festival in the UK for metalheads, rockers and misfits!

Published 09 July 2015 read more...

We heard a while ago that a couple in Lincolnshire were planning a Super Mario themed wedding, so with the big day creeping closer we thought we'd check-in with them and see how they're getting on!

Published 09 June 2015 read more...