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Hitchin’ branding featured on Broke-Ass Bride

Our Hitchin’ site has been mentioned lots of places, from design and CSS web dev galleries to blogs about planning that not-exactly-traditional wedding. Here’s a new one from a site with a name that made me grin: The Broke-Ass Bride mentions our M&V; logo in the post “Princess Lasertron, on Branding your Wedding on the […]

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Russian goth wedding[via OffBeatBride] Free Social Network Icon PackWell-designed icons. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOmi1YiijdQ] Laura Stec’s Cool CuisineNot sure if “How to chow an onion” is relevant to global warming, but it’s a good how-to for the cooking novices like me anyway. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=993KBX58qCc] TitanIn case you need to rent a robot. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1kqqMXWEFs] 10 Things I Hate About Commandments […]

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The Times MachineSee the New York Times from any day between 1851 and 1922. Includes scans of all pages of the newspaper, and links to full-page PDFs. The redhead on “marriage”This is still one of my favorite posts on the subject of marriage. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PS4Trf2Gstk] Holiday Inn makes you smart? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lgzz-L7GFg] 1958 episode of the Bell […]

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Hitchin’ site featured in a new book

Just in time for our anniversary (well, a day late, since it was yesterday), I received this book in the mail today. Before we got hitched in 2006, Velma and I created a custom wedding site, Mark & Velma’s Hitchin’ Party. It was featured on a bunch of CSS design galleries, and now it’s in […]

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Google Me, the movieJim Killeen Googled his name and found there were Jim Killeens all around the world. So he traveled to meet some of them and made a documentary. http://www.cnet.com/av/video/flv/newPlayers/universal.swf Grabb.itA group music blog anyone can contribute to.grabb.it I want to see that!Every Monday, Ben and Katie review all the new movies. Even if […]

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Hipster Olympicsflolwww.youtube.com/watch?v=kAO4EVMlpwM Wow. All I can say is…wow.Finnish cover of “YMCA” from the 1970s. The four dancers in the background are the best part.www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCgrG35-3js A very creative way to ask someone to marry youest1976.blogsome.com/2007/08/19/sara-and-i-just-got-engaged/ Comment-enabled business meetingWhat a business meeting might look like if comments were enabled.laughingsquid.com/what-if-business-meetings-had-a-comment-system/ Looks like Godzilla’s backwww.apple.com/trailers/

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Another very creative wedding invite by a graphic designer

Web designer Ryan Masuga produces some awesome websites, plus he’s putting out some pretty good geekery too, like this AJAX star-rating widget. As I was poking around on his personal blog I came across his cool wedding invitation and save the date postcard. Be sure to click on the link to view the popup that […]

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Gettin’ hitched, part 1: branding your wedding

After Velma and I decided to get hitched, I started thinking about some of the cool things we’d get to make as part of the process, like invitations. I also harkened back to a post I’d seen a year ago on a blog by a designer whose work I admire, Jason Santa Maria, who had […]

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