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Nov 15

Grace and Peter Get Married Near Berkeley

By Julie Monroe | 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 Julie Monroe | 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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Oct 30

Courtney and Aaron’s Santa Cruz Redwoods Wedding

By Julie Monroe | California Destination Wedding , California Redwood Wedding , elopement ceremony , Redwoods Weddings , Santa Cruz elopements

Feeling overwhelmed with wedding suggestions and input from family and friends, Courtney and Aaron opted for a stress-free ceremony among the redwoods near Santa Cruz.Being in nature is very important to these two, and the idea of starting their new life together beneath the magnificent old trees seemed magical and romantic.The unique mix of casual […]

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Oct 29

Kasey and Brett Elope in Telluride

By Julie Monroe | Colorado elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement , Telluride Elopement

Kasey and Brett originally planned to wed on a mountain near Telluride.  However, with a thunderstorm moving into the area, we shifted settings and chose  the balcony of their log cabin for the ceremony.Despite the disappointment that comes with having to make last minute wedding changes, the cabin balcony provided a spectacular backdrop for the […]

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Oct 19

Kathryn and Colin Marry in Crested Butte

By Julie Monroe | Colorado elopement , Crested Butte Elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement

There is nothing more gorgeous than the Colorado Rockies in fall. When the aspens turn their leaves in preparation for winter, they set the mountains ablaze in brilliant gold.Kathryn and Colin chose the fantastic backdrop of the landscapes near Crested Butte for their intimate wedding ceremony with family.Kathryn carried a bouquet of sunflowers and white […]

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