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Lovesick Expo returns to the East Coast this January!

Lovesick Expo — the wedding expo for the cool at heart, and our fabulous sponsor — is back and it’s coming to Brooklyn, Philadelphia, and Boston this January! So here are all the whens, hows, and wheres that’ll get you to the expo and kick your planning into high gear…

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This gay wedding at a children’s museum wins the internet today

Daniel and Sauce were the first LGBTQ wedding at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia. And let me tell you, their adorableness combined with that epic venue means this wedding will not disappoint. I had a perma-smile the entire time I looked at these photos. Daniel and Sauce are magnetic with their obvious love, match-y glasses, bow ties, and suspenders, and infectious laughter.

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Fall in wedding photographer-ly love with Philadelphia’s Thomas Robert Clarke

Keep reading to find out what high school, public radio, and cats have to do with why the “City of Brotherly Love” has fallen in major photographer-ly love for Thomas Robert Clarke.

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Corinne & Mike’s Motown and movies Irish wedding

Tons of DIY, an awesome first look with which we had to tinker, a mashed potato bar, an all-Motown-all-the-time reception, and a favorite movie theme means lots of amazing personal touches. Plus, the bride saves the day with a bridesmaid dress snafu. Fair warning: get your tissues ready for their favorite moment.

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Skulls, steampunks & seasonal discounts: Philadelphia wedding venue The College of Physicians

What does the the birthplace of American medicine founded by Benjamin Rush, and a museum that holds a collection of skeletons and skulls from the beginning of human history, have to do with your wedding? Well, if you’re getting married in Philadelphia then I just described your offbeat wedding venue — The College of Physicians!

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We’re dying over this eclectic, art nouveau, old-timey nautical wedding

Combine Victorian duck bust cake toppers with washboard percussion and an ship with “old-timey” charm and what do you have? Heather and Chris’s wedding, of course!