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Meg Keene

Meg is the Founder and EIC of APW. Her first book, A Practical Wedding: Creative Solutions for Planning a Beautiful, Affordable, and Meaningful Celebration, was published in January 2012, and has been a top three bestseller on the wedding bookshelf ever since. Meg has her BFA in Drama from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She lives in Oakland, CA with her husband and son. For more than you ever wanted to know about Meg, you can visit

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  • east side bride

    I <3 Toybreaker. The designer is in fact planning her own wedding, and I am *desperate* for photos. Those are some groomsmen I want to see!

  • east side bride

    nice follow, b/t/w

  • Meg

    Of course you love them. We’ve been considering their ties for the wedding since before we got engaged. Maybe only the concealed weapons ones…?

  • east side bride

    I’m kind of digging experiment:

    To go with your Madame Curie themed wedding, of course.

  • Blablover5

    Ooh east side bride, that’s actually an experiment tie with a bunch of distillation equipment on it. So it’d work great for a beer and liquor wedding too.

    My favorite is the meat grinder:

  • Luis

    But you said no Marie Antoinette themes! Oh dear, now I’m all confused.

  • Amber

    HA. hilarious.

  • Krista

    Love the sense or irony. Love the Madame Curie / beer / liquor themed tie. Love it all!

  • Stephanie

    I love these. I bought my now-husband the gas mask one for his birthday a couple of years ago.

    I thought a 30th birthday tie made by the woman who does costumes for Skinny Puppy was ironic in itself.

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