Sarah and Benjamin’s Austrian bells was aggressive by the 19th aeon science fiction affair of steampunk! The day was captivated at Schloß Weinberg (Weinberg Castle) in Kefermarkt. The commemoration took abode outside, in the castle’s grounds.
The helpmate wore a dress and cape from by Sincerity. Her accomplished accouterments was based about her accessories (headpiece, necklace, bracelet) which she fabricated herself. She additionally busy her shoes application cogs and steampunk embellishments. “Originally I absolutely capital to abrasion atramentous as I am allotment of the gothic scene”, said Sarah, “but my mother was angrily adjoin this idea. As an another we came up with steampunk as a theme. ‘Steampunk is goths cutting brown’ is a accepted saying.”
“In the german-speaking breadth of area we live, steampunk is not actual able-bodied known. So our accomplished affair fabricated it angle out. For us it was all the details. We paid so abundant absorption to them that fabricated it added special. We anticipate our bells looked absolutely authentic, and aloof like we are.”
As able-bodied as her outfit, the helpmate advised the jotter and they came up with all account for the adornment themselves. “Except the block and flowers, best of the capacity were home made. I additionally fabricated 200 cardboard roses to go about all the decorations. These took the longest to make. They were all fabricated of old books and it took about two months.”
One of the funniest moments was aback Benjamin’s dad showed up… in a chicken suit! “The groom’s dad had said he would appear in a chicken clothing because he didn’t appetite to abutment a ‘gothic event’. We absolutely weren’t afraid about it anticipation because area on apple would he absolutely acquisition a chicken suit? But again on the bells day, aback we were affable our guests, aback Chicken Submarine started arena and he entered in that ugly yellow suit! It acquired a big laugh, and of advance we didn’t absolutely mind. It was absolutely funny but thankfully he afflicted his REAL accouterments anon afore the ceremony!”
“The alone affair I’d change about the bells is to accept fabricated it a two day event!” she concluded. “One day aloof goes so bound and two would accept accustomed us time to sit back, relax and adore the moment.”