Entries by Jamie Chang

Choosing Sustainable Wedding Vendors (Part 1)

Welcome to the sustainability party! We’re talking all about sustainable weddings and how to create one. Sustainability is a complicated and heavy subject that isn’t easy to to wrap your head around, let alone know what you can do. But it matters! And everything we do will collectively make a difference (one way or the

Choosing Sustainable Wedding Venues

If you haven’t jumped on the sustainability train for your wedding, now is the time! And we’re here to help! We started the conversation about sustainable weddings to kick off this very important topic. And in our last blog we discussed rethinking travel for a sustainable destination wedding. So if you haven’t checked those two

Rethinking Travel For A Sustainable Destination Wedding

If you haven’t thought about weddings and sustainability in the same sentence, it’s time to start thinking about it. Because climate change is real! I’m sure you’ve experienced extreme weather and hotter summers wherever you live. And as we’re forced to plan for climate change, we also need to plan for sustainability. Because we both

Sustainable Weddings: Making A Change

Weddings are so personal. They are about celebrating a union, a special union between two specific people. So when we create a wedding, our focus is always on making it personal and customized to the couple. But, there’s a cost to that. There’s a cost to having a wedding at all really. I’ve been planning

Wedding Vendors Are People Too!

Well…what a month. It’s been a rough month to say the least. With some fantastic highs, but some really difficult moments too. A true roller coaster of sorts. It definitely wasn’t all bad. But as we all know, the bad can really linger. I’m not going to go into details, but I mention this because

Wedding Inspiration for the non-Barbie-girl (guy or person)

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock or been trekking through the wilderness without any internet for the last month, Barbie is kind of a big deal right now. As the movie just came out this past weekend, it’s all anyone’s been talking about. I think almost everyone I know has gone to see this

The Beauty of a High Low Design For Your Wedding

I was talking to a colleague as we were wrapping up a destination wedding weekend and they were very sweetly complimenting me on the wedding. They really liked the layout, the look and feel and flow of everything. I will be honest, I don’t always give myself due credit for things. But when others say

How To Reduce Your Wedding Stress

I want to start off today by saying that every couple has wedding stress. Literally EVERY COUPLE. And here’s the honest truth… It doesn’t matter if you have a DIY wedding or you have a full service wedding planner… It doesn’t matter if you start out feeling great or get a ton done in the

A Family Affair: A Private Estate Stanley Idaho Wedding

Today I’m so excited to share this Stanley Idaho wedding that was truly a family affair. This wedding had so much love and meaning and family all wrapped up in it. Now of course, all weddings are about family. The joining of families.  The creation of a new family.  And celebrating with your chosen family