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
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
Find boho wedding inspiration through Mandy and Nate’s gorgeous Dairyland wedding in Snohomish, Washington. These two newlyweds absolutely nailed it with their wedding decor preferences, from bold pinks and oranges in their reception decor to their stylish wedding look selections (just check out Mandy’s crochet wedding dress by Sarah Seven paired perfectly with Nate’s custom-tailored white suit…LOVE). Read More
Backyard weddings are always so intimate, especially when they take place on a lakeside property. Take a look into Paige and Max’s dreamy backyard wedding in Seattle, complete with custom details and the perfect canoe sunset photo session! Read More
The Pacific Northwest rain and thunder paused just in time for Corrin and Mike’s wedding celebration. The two were so thrilled that everything ended up going the way they have always dreamed, and you can see in these images how joyful they were throughout the entire day! Read More
The DAR Rainier Chapter House in Capitol Hill is one of the most classic Seattle wedding venues. Blush and ivory wedding colors were chosen for this indoor wedding reception, detailed to perfection with the use of white taper candles, gold accents, and mirage chairs at the dinner reception tables. Scroll through to admire the subtle lace details decorating the ivory wedding cake and the bride’s Pronovias wedding dress. Read More
Stunning crimson and plum-colored flowers make a statement in this Seattle warehouse wedding. We never knew dark florals could make a wedding reception appear so elegant, sophisticated, and refreshing. Keep on scrolling to see the plum hanging floral installation of your dreams - the groom told us he wished he could just have it hanging over their dining room table at home every time guests came to visit! Read More
Sarah and Marc’s February wedding in Seattle has us swooning over all of the intimate, darling moments of their wedding day. Read More
Back in 2013, I met the talent behind Bailey Michelle Photography. I remember our first real conversation, which took place on two bar stools in the middle of an overcrowded Starbucks right outside the University of Washington. She had just started... Read More
The city of Seattle has some amazing views that make perfect backdrops for wedding and engagement photos. Myself and a few other wedding vendors took these two cuties to Golden Gardens Park for an evening wedding photography session and the results were too perfect! At golden hour, the setting sun reflected off the sparkling water of Puget Sound and cast the most beautiful light onto Hila and Caleb's romantic seaside picnic. The Olympic Mountain Range lingering in the background looked so peaceful and regal in the distance. Just thirty minutes north of Downtown Seattle, this beach destination was the perfect getaway from the big city! Read More