Brides and grooms have an endless selection of wedding venues around the Seattle area. Besides the classic ballrooms, there are industrial wedding venues with exposed brick walls in the heart of Downtown Seattle, rooftop terraces and green lawns overlooking the water, and tucked away gardens.
While Seattle itself has stolen our hearts long ago, some of its wedding venues have managed to make us fall in love with everything it offers in a completely different way - and you’ll soon see why. See below for our Top 10 Seattle wedding venues, where we would literally spend every waking moment if we could! Read More
When should you send save the dates? How early should you send wedding invitations? There is no ideal timeline for when to order and mail out your wedding stationery. BUT…if there was, it would be this one. Read More
If you’re as obsessed with trending wedding colors as we are, then you must be just as excited that Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2019 is Living Coral. It’s bold. It’s fun. It’s playful, feminine, and warm - all in one.
Looking for creative ways to use coral in your wedding decor? Find inspiration below covering unique bridal bouquet designs, bold ceremony backdrops, and even some food and drink ideas. Read More
First things first. Before beginning to gather wedding decor inspiration or reaching out to your future wedding vendors, book your wedding venue.
By officially securing a venue, you will not only lock down your wedding date (most wedding vendors will not allow you to book until you have an official date), but you will have a better sense of the space you will be working with, and what exactly you need.
So, what are you looking for in a wedding venue? Yes, you may be mostly focused on the “look” of different venues, but there are also a lot of other factors to consider. After narrowing down potential venues and scheduling tours, go through the following list of things to look for when touring wedding venues… Read More
Now that you’ve proposed to your fiance, it’s time to propose to your groomsmen-to-be. Though it’s not required, giving your best men gifts of appreciation can mean a lot. Personally, practical and stylish everyday items are our favorite gifts to give (as well as receive). Therefore, we have gathered a handful of masculine gift ideas with the hopes that you will find the perfect one to bestow onto your future groomsmen. Read More
You just said yes! So now what do you do now that you’re engaged?
For all you future grooms and bride-to-be’s, we’re helping you out with this step-by-step guide on how to approach this exciting new chapter in your relationship. And remember, we’ll be here if you ever need additional advice and guidance. Congrats! Read More
The Seattle rain didn’t get in the way of this urban wedding in downtown. In fact, it helped play into bride Samantha’s ideal romantic and moody wedding day vibe. Take a glimpse into this picture-perfect Downtown Seattle wedding that captures the overcast, grey rainy days we love, as well as the gorgeous industrial warehouse interior of WithinSODO, one of the SODO neighborhood’s hidden wedding venue gems. Read More
Having your wedding in the wintertime means bundling up if you are having your wedding in a cold location. As a bride, staying warm while dressing fashionably can be a challenge. Our solution? Choose a wedding dress with long sleeves to keep out the cold. Even if your wedding dress sleeves are simply made of lace, that lace detail will do wonders at keeping your body heat in.
Check out our favorite long sleeve wedding dresses for the winter wedding season. And feel free to go bold with showing skin in other places besides your arms…opting for a high slit in your skirt or a revealing, open back can make all the difference in showing off your personal style on your wedding day. Read More
Decorating weddings with flowers is not for everyone. Not all brides and grooms desire vibrant color palettes for weddings and instead are looking for alternative, more subtle floral decor. Using solely greenery as wedding decor has been a beautiful game-changer for how to make your wedding look put-together, but not over-the-top. Greenery is a great way to have an organic wedding aesthetic while giving off elegant vibes, simultaneously.
Whether you love the look of greenery garlands on long reception tables, or wild and lush arrangements displayed throughout your venue, you can’t go wrong with this trending wedding decor. Read More
We love brides and grooms that care about the environment and who genuinely care about living sustainably. What we love even MORE are couples who express interest in going green for their wedding day. So much waste comes out of large-scale events, and at Pacific Engagements, we are more than willing to help couples brainstorm ways to make a wedding eco-friendly. We have compiled ten ideas to make your wedding sustainable with the hopes that you’ll do your part for the earth while wedding planning. Read More