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An adventure elopement can be so much more than just saying your vows. But how do you fill an elopement day, so it takes all day? Click here for 3 timeline examples unique to Washington + more local ideas!

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October 8, 2021

Unique Washington Elopement Timeline Ideas

married couple smiling at each other between the vines in a vineyard

Your dog is your best friend and of course you want them by your side as you elope. Here are all my suggestions to think about as you consider involving them in your day!

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October 7, 2021

How to Elope with dogs: Guide to keeping your dog safe!

woman kissing bernese mountain dogs

Did you know you can rent an Airbnb for your intimate wedding or elopement? Here’s the ultimate guide of everything to think about when it comes to incorporating an Airbnb in your day!

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May 23, 2021

Ultimate Planning Guide for your Airbnb Wedding in Washington

Florals are one of my favorite parts of wedding day details. But as you start planning your hiking elopement and dig into the regulation of the parks, you may start finding that certain plants and flowers are prohibited. Why? Washington protects it’s natural areas as much as possible, and if you bring a non-native species […]


July 14, 2020

How to Make a Faux Elopement Bouquet

Have you ever struggled with what you are supposed to do versus what you want to do? Or forming to a mold that people expect of you, when you know deep down that whatever it is, is not for you? I experienced this as a big wedding photographer (and as a bride) and have decided […]

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July 14, 2020

Why I Decided to Shoot Elopements

Photographer Alexandria Odekirk with arms raised on top of Mount Rainer

Hey there Trailblazer! What’s that? You want to plan a hiking elopement in Washington State? Good news, I got you and I’m sending you virtual cheers for your decision to do exactly what you want to do for your elopement day. There’s no one right way to get married, but I’m excited you’ve chosen this […]

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July 14, 2020

How to Plan a Hiking Elopement in Washington State

couple hiking in the forest wedding attire