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On an early Spring up in Bellingham, Washington at Lairmont Manor. Fahren and Earnest still "Say I Do" for their 26 years vow renewal. They were witnessed by their intimate with their two daughters, grand-daughter, and son-in-law.
Jennie and Tyler wanted something to reflect their love of the outdoors and mountains as the wedding backdrop. One of the few dates soon after they met--was a camping trip. Early June, the two wedded at The Orchards surrounding with their closest friends and families. They couldn't have asked for a perfect day with full arch rainbow at the end.
Jess & Jay sealed their forever kiss at a private beach at Nizuc Resort & Spa in Cancun, Mexico just as the sun about to set.
On an early crisp fall day in the heart of Southeast Portland, OR, Em and Justin stood in front of their 2 year old son and among of their closest friends and families, they wed at The Evergreen PDX. Em wore a beaded gown with white Schutz heels while JT wore black suit with black penny loafers.
Kaitlyn & Ed found the perfect backdrop for their wedding day. Being from the East Coast, these two fell in love with the mountains and the Columbia Gorge River. They celebrated with their close friends and families as they exchanged their vows with the Columbia Gorge River in the backdrop.
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Melody & Fred
“We loved that Chantal took the time to get to know us and that she took the time to explain anything we were confused about going into our engagement shoot. She was patient with us during the photoshoot and gave great guidance on how to pose when my partner and I got lost. You can tell she is passionate and that she cares about her clients more than time.”-JENNY & JC N.
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On an early Spring Sunday morning about an hour and half drive south of Portland, Oregon at Abbey Road Farm located in Carlton, Abri and Chris exchanged their vows in front of a few friends. It was a small intimate brunch wedding due to Covid, the two chose to have a small wedding. The day started with a bright sunny day as Abri decided to have her first look and walk down the aisle with the Alon Levine White organza Dress with long veil. Chris wore a grey suit with black shoes. Then Abri changed into the Milla London Citrus Orange dream tier dress that suited perfectly with rolling fog and cloudy rain over looking the Willamette Vineyards. She completed her look with fabric flower and pearl statement earrings. The two enjoyed the Kimchee pork polenta and blood orange mimosa. At the reception they had champagne tower with the citrus orange wedding cake along with the desserts made for a queen. The Italian cookies match made in heaven with Abri citrus peachy dress. Cheers to the newlyweds!
When Mikaela and Tyler reached out to me, they wanted their wedding day to reflect on their love story. They chose Del Mar Villa located in Dundee to have their wedding. What was planned for a grand wedding turned out to be different, but very intimate. They didn't change the design or the celebration; but instead they went all out from three Tier sugar crystalized cake to overflow foods that only fit for royalty. The wedding The eclectic compilation of burnt orange, white, green, and yellow bouquet sure brighten and warmed up the Willamette Wine Valley in Oregon. Their reserve yet spunky personalities fit the crisp fall sun that bounce off the Willamette River. If you listen carefully where the couple exchange their vow you can hear the Willamette River trickling down the stream while the blue jay singing song of joys for them. The reception held underneath the trellis facing the sunset while couple feast on the bountiful of spreads while watching the sun dip behind the hazelnuts farm.
Listening to wave crashes against the rocks on an early Spring April day in San Francisco, California what better place to exchange secret vow for Evgenii and Hensley. They chose to celebrate their love with just the two of them at Sutro Baths overlooking the Pacific Ocean. This place is such magical and serene, on one side the Cypress trees protecting the trails of the Coastal Bay Trails that starts in north of the Marin Headlands across the Golden Gate Bridge to the Sutro Bath along highway 1. Along the way down those steps lies the Sutro Baths that is an epic backdrop for picturesque for locals and visitors alike. The fresh smell of the ocean and the seagulls lurking above the horizon is part of what makes this place an elopement destination.