Monthly Archives: April 2017

Apr 25

Kristin and Hoyt get Married in the California Redwoods

By Maureen Thomson | California Redwood Wedding , California wedding , elopement ceremony , Redwoods Weddings , Santa Cruz elopements

One of the words I hear frequently used by couples that get married amid the California redwoods is “magical.” There is something ethereal and sacred about these majestic forests that inevitably leads to an enchanted wedding day experience. The redwood setting chosen by Kristin and Hoyt in Santa Cruz is one of my favorites. To get to […]

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Apr 24

A Breckenridge Winter Wedding for Anne and Tanner

By Maureen Thomson | Breckenridge Elopement , Colorado elopement

The best elopements are ones where we combine the couple’s individual styles, values and preferences with our experience, area knowledge and access to the absolute best-of-the-best wedding professionals.That was especially the case for Anne and Tanner’s Breckenridge winter wedding. High school sweethearts Anne and Tanner came to Colorado at the end of February to be married […]

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Apr 07

A Big Sur Wedding for Robert and Tiffany

By Maureen Thomson | Big Sur wedding , California Destination Wedding , California wedding

Robert and Tiffany hail from nearby San Jose and wanted a relatively last-minute intimate wedding in the heart of Big Sur. Could we arrange it for them?Short-notice weddings can be tricky, but the planning is made infinitely easier when there are no guests. With just the couple to plan with (and for) it simplifies things immensely. We directed […]

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Apr 05

A Garden of the Gods Destination Wedding for Jenn and Mike

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , Colorado Springs Elopement , elopement ceremony , elopement locations , Garden of the Gods Elopement

Into every life a little rain must fall (especially in the spring!) and that held true for the destination wedding of Jennifer and Michael at Garden of the Gods in early May of 2016. But it was just a little rain–enough for subtle lighting for their photos–not to mention some fabulous under-the-umbrella shotsJenn and Mike came to […]

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Apr 04

Julie and Dan’s Intimate Santa Cruz Redwood Wedding

By Maureen Thomson | California Redwood Wedding , California wedding , elopement ceremony , Redwoods Weddings , Santa Cruz elopements

Julie and Dan wanted an intimate and wooded venue for their elopement in July. I pointed them in the direction of my favorite Santa Cruz redwood wedding venue–the Redwood Trail Loop site in Henry Cowell State Park. The site is majestic, with towering redwood trees that filter in the sunlight on a late afternoon summer day. The wedding […]

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