Introducing our Fall 2018 issue which is overflowing with real Pacific Northwest weddings and elopements to inspire your own wedding adventures. We are also excited to share amazing styled wedding shoots created by the incredible vendors in our area. The enchantment they weave when given full creative license leaves us awestruck. We’re crazy proud of the beauty of our region and the bevy of local, world-class services and resources.
In this issue, we invite you to join us for part two of our elopement article (page 70). We have shared some fantastic elopement inspiration at stunning PNW locations in these last two issues, but it’s just the beginning. There are so many locations to share, so please know that we will continue to showcase as many of them as we can in future issues. And we invite you to submit your weddings, elopements and styled shoots — especially those in unique, off-the-beaten-path PNW locations. On page 8, we introduce a dreamy ancient yet urban shoot at Fortson Ponds in Washington that we just know you will fall in love with. Get ready for all the table décor inspiration because we also introduce you the styling and design of ae creative (page 44). Gosh, there is just so much going on in this issue, we can’t wait to hear what you think
About our cover photo: Locations: Broken Top Crater in the Three Sisters Wilderness, Oregon; Ceremony at Little Fawn Campground; Reception at Cricketwood Guest House // Photographer: Ely Roberts // Officiant: Ettie Johnson // Dress: Martina Liana from Blue Sky Bridal // Menswear: Men’s Wearhouse, The Tie Bar // Guitarist: Kerrick Roach // Vow Books: Velvet Raptor | Rentals: Bend Party Rentals // Pint Glasses: ShayLee Miner (design) + Bread and Badger | Rings: Capucinne Fine Jewelry // Cake + Dessert: Market of Choice // Catering: Aloha Cafe // Dog Accessories: Walk the Dog Store (leash and collar), With You Collars (bowtie) // Couple: Cheyenne + Steven Ng // Backpacks: Osprey Packs // Beer: Block 15 Brewing, Claim 52 Brewing, Fort George Brewery, Great Notion Brewing, Riverbend Brewing, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.