Kyle-and-Misa

One of my most favorite neighborhood parks, for an small/intimate wedding ceremony or elopement, is the lovely Volunteer Park. Located in the Capital Hill neighborhood of Seattle, Volunteer Park is an exquisite place in nature that fully embraces celebrations of all kinds, including a lovely wedding ceremony. It was my happiness to join Kyle and…

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Mr & Mrs Turner

I love the quiet time of Winter.  Just before the upswing of Spring, Summer and Fall, with weddings of all shapes and sizes, the Winter offers me the opportunity to often be with couples who have ‘tiny wedding ceremonies.’ So, I guess a tiny wedding ceremony could quality as an elopement, yes? Oftentimes, on a…

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Small Wedding Party

One of the prettiest places in Seattle for an intimate and wonderful ceremony, no matter the season? Volunteer Park!  I love this park for many reasons. It’s in a neighborhood and offers easy access and parking.  It has so many layers and back drops for a tiny wedding: under trees, overlooking a reflection pond, the…

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jamie and Justin

While they could have technically and fully “eloped,” Jamie honored her parents request to be present at their wedding ceremony. So, yesterday, on the 4th of July – a day with great personal meaning ~ Jamie married the love of her life, Justin, in the backyard of her childhood home in Maple Valley.Surrounded by her parents,…

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SarahAlex

Usually the week between Christmas and New Year’s is a little quiet for weddings.Well, not this year!So much happiness and congratulations to wonderful couples who tied the knot during the holiday season – the one thing they all had in common was a small/intimate ceremony and/or a wedding that was put together in little time!…

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Emmy + Cody.  They traveled from Oregon to be married on a lovely Sunday afternoon in Seattle, choosing Alki Beach for their elopement. Joined by two friends – or known formally for this wedding day as the “photographer” and “best man,” Cody and Emmy exchanged personal words and vows on an Alki dock and celebrated with a…

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I sense a trend in the air! In the past year, the “guest list” for elopements has been slowly growing.  It used to be 2-4 guests.  Now, we’re averaging about 8-10 guests. And to prove my point, let’s celebrate Sean and Johnna, married over this holiday weekend at The Salish Lodge, joined by 12 very…

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Frank + Randy.  2 decades of loving relationship.  And they tied the knot in Seattle! Joined by their best friends, Dave and Kevin, these two gentlemen traveled to Seattle and were married in an intimate ceremony for “2” at the beautiful Mayflower Park Hotel last Thursday afternoon. I so enjoyed this fun-loving, devoted and very gracious couple…

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