The Power of the Micro Wedding
12th September, 2019
According to RealSimple, the average cost of a wedding in the United States in 2019 is $29,200. That’s almost quadruple the cost of a wedding in other countries! While this number has gone down — about $5,000 from 2018 — it’s still a big number to take in. That kind of cash could easily translate into […]
Small Wedding Ideas Perfect for your Big Day
11th September, 2019
Planning a wedding — big or small — can sometimes seem like a stressful experience. Even just writing the to-do list can make it feel overwhelming, let alone trying to remember all of those picture-perfect small wedding ideas you have entire Pinterest boards dedicated to. That may seem trivial in the wake of the commitment […]
What does elope mean?
9th September, 2019
If you were to ask your parents what the word “elope” means, they might tell you something about running away to get married in secret – possibly with the words “Vegas” or “courthouse” thrown in for flavor. While eloping always seems to have an air of mystery surrounding it, the connection to the phrases “running […]
What is an Elopement Wedding?
27th August, 2019
The phrase “elopement wedding” to most probably sounds like a perfect contradiction. Weddings are large celebrations, filled with seating charts, cake tastings, and everything in between. Elopements are more intimate affairs with a handful of guests and no real planning, right? Well, not necessarily. The beauty of an elopement is blending both traditional and non-traditional […]
Your Guide to Eloping in the Florida Keys
19th July, 2019
If your dream wedding day looks like a gorgeous sunny day with palm trees swaying in a warm tropical breeze and bright blue waves crashing onto a beautiful white sand beach — look no farther than the Florida Keys. The Florida Keys are an elopement destination that’s truly a tropical paradise. This beautiful chain of […]
Simply Eloped x Whym: Elope On A Whym [new add on + giveaway!]
1st June, 2019
What if you could have the perfect wedding day without having to really plan anything? Seriously, how lovely would it be to check all the wedding day boxes that were the most important to you, and someone else handled all the coordination to make your dream day come true? Or, what if someone told […]
The U.K. Couples Guide to Eloping in the U.S.
14th March, 2019
Just last year, the average cost of a wedding in the United Kingdom was £30,355! It’s no surprise that couples are heading across the pond to elope in the United States. The process is relatively simple, but there are a couple of things you’ll need to plan for before hopping on a plane and heading for […]
Walk on the (Wild) Flower side in Oahu, Hawai’i
11th March, 2019
There is so much to explore on the great island of Oahu, it can be difficult to choose just one spot for a ceremony and portraits. For this, we’ve created our Wildflower Package – an expansive package that offers portraits in multiple locations with your very own guide to show you around the island. Every […]
Which Hawaiian Island Should You Elope To?
20th February, 2019
When you envision Hawaii, it’s easy to group all the islands into one image: white sand beaches, crystal clear waters, palm trees, turtles! However, all of the islands are incredibly different and have vast offerings in terms of experiences, adventures, hotels, and dining. We encourage you to use this guide on how to choose the […]