Destination Weddings

Big Sur Wedding | Emily + Greg

Big Sur Wedding A wedding on top of a mountain, overlooking the sea. With Big Sur offering all of its beauty as family and friends from near and far congregated at the top of a secret trail. The places you see here are far from accessible, this will be the only wedding there.  Emily and…

Elopement

Portland Oregon Elopement | Jameykay + Arlie

Eloping in Portland, Oregon. A few months back I received an amazing note from Jameykay, she was planning her quickly approaching elopement wanted to see if we could document the day in Portland. It was one of those emails that you have to re-read a few times because there is so much amazingness. She’s a…

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My Favorite Airbnb Elopement Locations in Oregon

Elopements have become extremely popular this year with traditional weddings being thwarted by the pandemic. Fortunately, airbnb’s are still a very popular option for a socially distanced wedding experience. They are essentially private homes you can rent for weddings and elopements.  Here in Oregon there are many elopement worthy airbnbs nestled in nature. Whether you…

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Planning an Elopement during the Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a massive and lasting impact on the wedding industry. The number of weddings were down by nearly 50% compared to 2019 (Wedding Report). With the vaccine roll out taking longer than originally expected, full-size summer 2020 weddings are still in jeopardy. Many couples have chosen to elope or plan an…

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Top 25 Portland Wedding Venues

The 25+ Most Popular Portland Wedding Venues Updated July 15th, 2020. Keep in mind that many of these venues are temporarily closed or limiting guests due to Covid-19. Here is a list of venues in Portland, Oregon. We’re lucky to have everything from old warehouses, rustic barns, A-Frames in the woods, to whimsical waterfalls and…

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Bend Wedding Venues

Here is a curated list of my favorite wedding venues in the Bend, Oregon area. Bend is my favorite place for epic mountain bike rides, gorgeous sunsets, fun in the river, and enjoying the high desert life. Bend is a fun sized city on the Deschutes River. West are the lakes and peaks of the…