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Location, Location, Location

Picking the Perfect Spot to say,  "I do !" LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION - While we often associate this common phrase with real estate, it also applies to weddings!   Think about the last time you went out for a great meal with your love. Did your thoughts linger to...

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Things You Should Know About an Outdoor Wedding

Outdoor wedding season is almost here! In case you missed it, our brand new Abigail's Garden Tent is up and gleaming in the sunshine! With trees in bloom and warmer weather just around the corner, it's hard not to daydream about a summer wedding. Outdoor weddings are...

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How to Plan the Ultimate Wedding Reception

Planning a tasteful wedding reception takes thought and time to ensure the energy level is maintained, that there’s food and drink for everyone, and plenty of “aww” moments to remember for a lifetime. We’ve compiled a guideline with expert advice, as well as things to avoid when creating the ultimate wedding reception!

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How to Host a Prime Rib Wedding on a Penne Pasta Budget

Budget--it can be an intimidating word, especially when it comes to wedding planning. How do you plan the wedding of your dreams within a specified budget? How do you plan your timeless day without breaking the bank? Most couples dive into wedding planning with a...

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Top 5 Places to Honeymoon on a Budget

One of the most exciting parts of becoming newlyweds is your honeymoon. Choosing your honeymoon destination can be an adventure in itself, but also a little daunting. How do you decide where to spend your romantic getaway and be totally satisfied without spending too...

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Best of Borrowed & Blue 2017 Winner

A Best of Borrowed & Blue award is the equivalent of a Michelin star in the wedding world: it identifies only the most talented, well-respected vendors in all of Portland. How do we know? The winners have been chosen by Portland vendors themselves. It's a royal feast...

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland!

It's been a pretty wild winter here in Portland, Oregon! We had record-setting snow fall in January and got buried with up to 14 inches of snow in some places. This may not seem like much to some folks from out east, but in Portland that is unheard of. The entire...

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All-Inclusive Wedding

We want to help you write your wedding story! For select dates between January and April 2017 we are offering an all-inclusive wedding package where we take care of all the details! We have put together a package for 50 guests in our chapel that includes the...

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Donut Worry, Be Happy!

There is a new sweet treat that is blowing up right now at wedding receptions. It's the visually creative and utterly delicious donut wall! HouseBeautiful.com listed their top 5 reasons to have one at your wedding: They make the perfect dessert bar backdrop. They are...

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Fall Wedding Tips

As the days get shorter and the air gets crisper we are settling into Fall in the Northwest! The afternoon sun is hitting the trees and showing off all the beautiful leaves that are turning shades of red, orange, and yellow. Is having a Fall wedding something you...

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Wedding in Every Season – FALL in Love!

Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall… All you got to do is call! And we will be there to answer all your wedding planning questions. Fall in Love Fall is in the air! In the Pacific Northwest we will still see some warm, sunny fall afternoons. The leaves with be beautiful...

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Engagement photos – session tips!

He just popped the question. Now its time to book a photographer and have that engagement shoot. Save the dates need to go out ASAP! Here are some tips for picking what to wear. We love these tips from Borrowed & Blue Blog. They have classic style ideas to get you...

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Autumn Inspirations

Need a jump start on your wedding reception decorations to get those juices flowing? Here are some fun ideas for your autumn wedding. And for more inspiration, don't forget to follow us on...

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