Posts Tagged ‘seattle elopement’
Scheduling Your Elopement, Your Sweet & Intimate Wedding Ceremony for Summer/Fall, 2020, Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, Washington Area…
Note on March 27, 2020: This is a crazy time for sure. My heart is with my couples who are re-scheduling their Springtime Seattle area elopements and tiny weddings for this Summer and Fall. If you are seeking to elope and/or be married in a sweet and intimate ceremony with 10 guests or less, somewhere…Read More
A Seattle Elopement. A Sweet & Intimate Ceremony With The Best Witnesses!
There are some ceremonies you remember, forever, because of the joy and the kindness. Here is a sweet story. Adam and Lacey ‘eloped’ to Seattle from Oklahoma. I met them at their Snoqualmie Park, elated to get these 2 lovebirds married. Earlier, they posted on Reddit that they needed a second witness (their photographer, Anita…Read More
Elope Seattle! Tips For Planning A Seattle Elopement In The Winter Or Spring 2019…
Seattle is a very popular destination for couples who want a sweet and intimate wedding ceremony, often a sweet ceremony for ‘2,’ and/or with just a few of their best people. As you ponder the possibility of eloping to/around Seattle, from somewhere nearby, or perhaps thousands of miles away, here are a few tips to…Read More
With Their ‘Crew,” Jeb and Amanda Elope to Seattle, a Beautiful and Perfect Day.
There are so many places to elope in the Seattle and Puget Sound area. Just like Jeb and Amanda, many couples choose a pretty place, close to downtown Seattle, because this offers the opportunity for one-stop shopping: a lovely hotel, great restaurants, entertainment, and pretty places for a venue/location. And then, there are the couples…Read More
A Lovely Ceremony For 2: Justin and Jamie
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,…Read More
Tips, Best Advice and a Checklist to Elope to Seattle, Washington!
It’s summertime in Seattle and a popular city for an elopement…not only for couples who live and love in the Pacific Northwest but for loving couples from all around the country. As we move into July and August, the best months for weather in Seattle, most couples opt to elope outdoors, choosing a park, waterside…Read More
Rick and Jeff: Celebrating a Decade+ of Partnership With A Sunrise Seattle Ceremony!
Rick + Jeff. Accompanied by more than dozen thrilled family and friends, these two wonderful guys from Texas “eloped” to Seattle to be married at sunrise in downtown Seattle on a very fine August morning. I loved all of the special details that Rick and Jeff gave to their wedding day. Not only were…Read More
Seattle Elopement for 2? How About for 10!
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…Read More
How To Elope In Seattle, Washington!
Congratulations! You want to get married and you are planning to elope to Washington State. As a Wedding Officiant and Minister in the Seattle/Tacoma area, let me give you some guidance on creating and planning your elopement – whether your guest list is for two or twenty! 1) Secure a valid Marriage License in Washington…Read More
Your Seattle Elopement: 6 Very Cool and Fun Locations/Places To Get Hitched!
You are getting married! And you want to elope to Seattle, Washington! Whether you live in the Puget Sound area of Washington State, are driving from another part of the State to Seattle or are flying in for your elopement, you’ll need a very memorable location and/or place for your small and intimate wedding ceremony.…Read More
Sean + Lindsey. A Sweet & Inspiring “Elope To Seattle” Love Story!
Sean + Lindsey. Married in Seattle on Saturday, March 29th, under a cloudy sky – and with so much love. Sean and Lindsey started out as friends, and while Sean was stationed overseas, their friendship turned into love. And Sean and Lindsey were super happy to have Lindsey’s sister and boyfriend as their witnesses, along…Read More
Regine and Francisca’s Beautiful Elopement – Seattle Ferry Style!
I loved everything about working with Regine and Francisca. This sweet couple “eloped” to Seattle to be married on the 11:25 a.m. run from Seattle to Bainbridge Island on December 12th. Accompanied by Regine’s sister and Photographer Jenny Goldberg-George, Regine and Francisca exchanged heartfelt words and vows on a blustery and beautiful Seattle morning. Regine…Read More
From Utah to Seattle – A Sweet & Early Saturday Morning Elopement!
Aaron and JeNeil got in their SUV and drove from Utah to Seattle in less than two days. For personal reasons, they wanted to “elope” and be married in Seattle. They made it and they did! On Saturday morning, July 7th, with their darling son at their side, Aaron and JeNeil exchanged vows in a beautiful…Read More
There Is Nothing Like A Morning Elopement in Seattle!
There is nothing like a morning wedding ceremony – especially for an elopement! Picture this. John and Kara. 15 family and friends. All flew in to Seattle for this sweet ceremony and celebration. Tulio Restaurant, downtown Seattle – Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – ceremony, brunch, festivities – and the rest of the day to explore, enjoy…Read More
11/11/11 – A Most Popular Day For Small & Intimate Ceremonies in Seattle!
If you would like to be married on November 11, 2011 – let’s chat! 11/11/11 One of the most popular and sought after wedding dates of 2011. Much like 9/10/11, this November date has venues and hotels throughout the Seattle and Puget Sound area filled with couples getting “hitched” on this date. So, if 11/11/11…Read More
Simply Fabulous “Out Of Seattle Venue” To Elope (Escape) To!
If you are seeking a gorgeous “out of Seattle” venue for an elopement, consider Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum and/or Swiftwater Cellars (on the Suncadia property). I was there this past weekend for a wedding and this is a glorious venue about 80 miles from Seattle, offering a day or week-end get-a-way for a small…Read More
Ryan & Angel = A Sweet & Intimate Wedding at Volunteer Park, Seattle, WA
Take two people who love each other – Ryan + Angel. Add in 20 people who love them. Show up at the Conversatory at Volunteer Park on a rainy Saturday afternoon in Seattle. Rings – check! Bouquet – check! Ring Boy – check! Marriage License – check! Exchange vows and get married! Simple. Sweet. Elegant. Congratulations to…Read More
How To Get Married in Seattle Before Your Summer Cruise to Alaska!
You want to get married in Seattle before you board the ship for your cruise to Alaska! Let me offer some guidance and tips for successfully putting together your wedding ceremony the day before your cruise or the morning you depart for Alaska from the Seattle waterfront. Each year, thousands of people board cruise boats…Read More
Including A Little Person In Your Elopement! Children Bring Such Joy To A Small & Intimate Wedding Ceremony…
Children Bring Joy To An Intimate Ceremony! Just look at this smile! This little guy took center stage with his cuteness and good looks while his Mommy and Daddy were married at a sweet chapel in Port Gamble, Washington. Eloping just isn’t about a couple. It is often about their most immediate family. For a…Read More
How to Apply For A Marriage License in Seattle and Washington State ~ A Mini & Quick “How To” Guide!
You’re getting married in Seattle, Washington or elsewhere in Washington State and need a valid marriage license. Here is your mini and quick “how to” guide to obtaining your marriage license – this applies to Seattle or any County in Washington State. 1) Contact the Marriage License Bureau or Department of any County in Washington State. …Read More