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Need a unique unity ceremony? These 6 chemistry ceremonies show off your chemistry at the altar

Unity ceremonies choke us up, but unity chemistry experiments also make us say “Oooh! Ahhh!” Here are half a dozen easy-to-accomplish science demonstrations for your wedding.

We are full-on nerding out over these custom toasting flutes, glasses, and geektastic gifts

We are nerding out over these custom toasting flutes, glasses, and geektastic gifts

We got super lucky and stumbled upon Glass Cannons via this wedding we featured. I basically went googly-eyed when I spied the etched glasses paying homage to their favorite fandoms (read: Magic the Gathering!).

They’ve got toasting flutes, shot glasses, and quirky drinkware galore. And if you have an idea in mind for glasses that mach your wedding theme, they’ll absolutely do a custom set for you…

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Just wait until you see the chemistry unity ceremony at this stunning wedding in Georgia

Brittany and Matthew’s wedding at The Engine Room in Georgia had some seriously rad elements including an electric car for the ring bearer, a 3D-printed rose gold wedding band, geometric and metallic decor elements mixed with chiffon in an industrial space, and a homemade photo booth. But their glowing science experiment unity ceremony stole the show for us. So much of it was DIYed because the pair is super crafty. So it made total sense to craft up a unity ceremony, too.

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Relive the eclipse at this stellar solar eclipse wedding at a Nashville science center

Dan and Katie’s wedding was a science nerds DREAM. They got engaged and knew they wanted to tie the knot on the day of the big solar eclipse in Nashville. They actually ended up winning their entire wedding day from the Adventure Science Center through their “Elope at the Eclipse” contest. So it’s now a […]

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Science and tech nerds: these scientific invitation suites inject mad scientist vibes into your wedding

Are you planning a science-themed wedding? Having a chemistry-inspired unity ceremony? Just love nerding out to science and all things tech? Want some custom-designed Mr. Robot-inspired tech invites (please say yes oh my glob!)? Your science-y wedding game will be STEPPED UP with a science-meets-art invitation suite from our ultra talented design partner, Athena and Aphrodite.

Are these handmade galaxy purses your new wedding bag or bridesmaid gift?

These out of this world galaxy purses are cosmic accessories or bridesmaid gifts

I cannot stop thinking of ways to gift these GORGEOUS handmade galaxy purses: for your bridesmaids, to hold instead of bouquets, to hold your makeup/lip gloss/tampons/whatever, your something blue(!).

They’d be perfect for a colorful wedding, sci-fi, space, or science-themed wedding, and any mystical theme. I pretty much just want to own all of them and think they’d make a lot of people flip their lids, so I’m sharing them.