Monthly Archives: November 2017

Nov 27

A San Francisco City Hall Christmas Wedding for Keri and Mario

By Maureen Thomson | California Bay Area Destination Wedding , elopement ceremony , San Francisco City Hall Wedding

San Francisco City Hall weddings are amazing, but a San Francisco City Hall CHRISTMAS wedding is the best! No need to add decorations, for the lights are all laid out for us (thank you, San Francisco City Hall workers!) and combined with the breathtaking architecture of the building, it made for a one-of-a-kind backdrop for […]

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Nov 21

Brandon and Mona Marry on the Slopes in Vail

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , elopement ceremony , elopement locations , Vail Elopement

Brandon and Mona traveled from Texas to Vail to “elope on the slopes.”  They wanted it to be a family event, simple and quick, but with Brandon’s six-year-old daughter included in everything. Does it get any sweeter than this?  Not just a new marriage, but a new family, both in time for Christmas!After the ceremony, […]

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Nov 19

Jackie and Camaron’s San Francisco Elopement

By Maureen Thomson | California Bay Area Destination Wedding , California Destination Wedding , California wedding , San Francisco elopement

Jackie and Camaron had originally planned on a wedding in North Carolina, but the process became overwhelming as their plans grew. After considering a Las Vegas elopement, Jackie and Camaron contacted me to help them plan a ceremony in a beautiful church north of San Francisco.Jackie was all about “sunset red” carnations so we designed […]

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Nov 15

Grace and Peter Get Married Near Berkeley

By Maureen Thomson | California Bay Area Destination Wedding , California Beach Wedding , California Destination Wedding , California wedding

Grace and Peter met 9 years ago on their college track team.  After they met for that first time, Grace knew the two of them were meant to be together.  Following a long engagement and trying to avoid a big wedding, Grace and Peter contacted me to plan their intimate California elopement. They wanted their […]

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Nov 14

Christine and Jeremy Wed Near Breckenridge

By Maureen Thomson | Breckenridge Elopement , Colorado elopement , Rocky Mountain elopement

Christine and Jeremy wanted a private, simple ceremony for their elopement.  Jeremy had been to Colorado before, but this was the first time for Christine to visit.  We discussed multiple locations for the wedding before settling on Breckenridge. The late September fall foliage and mid-afternoon sun provided a warm, golden setting for the couple to […]

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