Tag Archives: Portland wedding ideas

Your Wedding Reception: Assigned Tables – I Do or I Don’t

Your Wedding Reception:  Assigned Tables – I Do or I Don’t You’re having a seated dinner at your wedding reception for your wedding guests and you’re having a hard time deciding whether or not to assign dinner tables for your … Continue reading

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Outdoor Wedding: Tent or No Tent

Tent or no tent? That is the big question..and frankly, rather common question for couples planning outdoor wedding ceremonies and/or receptions in the Pacific Northwest. The dilemma begins the day a couple chooses their outdoor venue. “What if it rains? … Continue reading

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Featuring…WINDOWS at the Red Lion – Convention Center

Last Wednesday afternoon, I had the pleasure of sharing a delicious raspberry-lemon drop with Sharyl Fickas, the catering manager for the Red Lion Convention Center, on the Windows patio overlooking downtown Portland. It was an incredible afternoon and the view … Continue reading

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Featuring…Jessica Belknap, Makeup Artist

A couple of months ago, I was introduced to Jessica Belknap at the 1 year anniversary party for the Portland Wedding Lounge. I learned that we have a shared philosophy of environmental consciousness. Immediately, I knew that I wanted to … Continue reading

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Featuring…Karyn Reohr with Black Label Films

Karyn Reohr with Black Label Films is truly passionate about her craft. Listening to her speak about her work and the service she provides clients is inspiring. Her enthusiasm and excitement are contagious. Karyn has worked hard to hone her … Continue reading

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Featuring…The Shot Photography

Not only have I had the wonderful opportunity to collaborate with Jamie Babick, owner of The Shot Photography, on a couple of weddings, I also had the pleasure of experiencing high school with Jamie as well. Yes, that”s right…we are … Continue reading

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Wedding Shoes Top Four

Wedding Shoes Top Four By Rev. Maureen Haley Portland Wedding Officiant, July 2011 Expressing your individuality with those fabulous wedding shoes you love, is a great idea and while officiating at Portland weddings, I have seen a variety of traditional … Continue reading

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Featuring…Mayfly Flowers

Over the last few years, I’ve had the opportunity to work with a local florist on more than one event. Amy Roberts of Mayfly Flowers is a super cool chick and a very talented floral designer. She goes above and … Continue reading

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Featuring…Tall Drink of Water Floral Design

A little over a week ago, I had the pleasure of having breakfast with Jessi Hatch, owner of Tall Drink of Water Floral Design, at the Singer Hill Café in Oregon City. Jessi is a very talented, up-and-coming florist new … Continue reading

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Greenvelope – Stylish & Unique Electronic Wedding Invitations

In honor of Earth Day, I thought it only appropriate to highlight a few eco-friendly wedding vendor options this week. I’m very excited about today’s highlight. Greenvelope.com provides a much greener option for wedding invitations by taking a paperless approach … Continue reading

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