We’re Nerds

…or I am, anyway. My undergraduate degree was in math and I’m finishing my graduate degree in business—does it get much nerdier than that? So somehow these *ahem* math-themed centerpieces really appeal to me.


Image via Style Me Pretty / Photo by Sarah Rhoads Photography

I would also love to totally annoy my guests by doing something like this.


Image via Style Me Pretty / Photo by Joee Wong Photography

Just kidding—I wouldn’t actually do that, although I think it’s a really funny idea. Has anyone actually done this? I would probably end up standing there and helping all the hungry guests solve their math problems to find their table numbers!

Mr. Lemur is not so much of a math nerd—I won’t mention how he did in math in high school. Plus, I’m not sure how well having a math themed wedding would go over with our families and friends. I’m already the nerd of the family! But we do both love to read—and we have lofty ambitions of a library in our house someday.


Image via Zeospot / Photo by Custom Home Library Design

Plus, books are just classically romantic and elegant. So inspiration pictures like these ones really spark my imagination.


Image via Style Me Pretty / Photo by Ryan Ray Photography


Image via Style Me Pretty / Photo by Laura Ivanova Photography


Image via Style Me Pretty / Photo by Sweet Monday Photography

I know there are lots of other inspiration pictures for book-themed weddings out there—please share! And tell me about yours. What worked? What would you do differently? Any other suggestions?


Mrs. Lemur

Greenville, South Carolina
Wedding Date:
May 2013
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    jilleeann 409 posts, Helper bee @ 9:50 am

    @Miss Lemur: I’m unashamedly recruiting the help of friends. The small hot glue guns are only 2.99 these days, so I’ve bought extras for when friends want to help but don’t have them.

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    graywolf 725 posts, Busy bee @ 10:58 am

    i’m doing something sort of similar with our centerpieces…we’re both book lovers!

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