Author name: Susan Gallotte

Fresh fern table runner along the middle of the entire table. Cinnamon coloured napkins tied with string and fern. Blush glassware, white table and chairs, silver cutlery and white crockery with gold edging.

The toxic problems with wedding flowers, and what we can do about it!

Ahhhh flowers!  One of the most beautiful and romantic aspects of any wedding is also one of the greatest sources of environmental harm in the wedding industry. Wait.  WHAT?  Yep, it’s true.  There are quite a few reasons that your gorgeous florals could be the most toxic part of your celebration.  Isn’t that weird–and sad? …

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Is wedding planning stressing you out? Consider a micro wedding or an elopement!

Micro weddings and elopements in Washington are becoming more popular than ever and there are some very good reasons why. But first let’s talk about what they ARE and what they AREN’T. Micro weddings, also known as tiny weddings, usually have a guest count of around 30 or less but sometimes as many as 50 …

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Help is on the way for planning your sustainable wedding/elopement day in the PNW!​

Have you heard about Seattle’s first ever Sustainable Wedding Show?  It’s happening on Sunday, February 25, 2024 and whether you’re already planning to have a green wedding or if you’re not even sure what I’m talking about, this is the place for you!      Here in the Pacific Northwest, most people are very interested in caring …

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5 Vendors You Need To Create A Beautiful, Sustainable Wedding

Are you passionate about sustainability and want to avoid a wasteful wedding? The good news is that, yes, you can have a beautiful wedding that is also eco-conscious. Here are five important vendors you need to help you create your epic, earth friendly wedding. Wedding Planner Find a planner who shares your passion for sustainability. …

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A bride in a white dress and a groom in a maroon suit, cutting their wedding cake, which is surrounded by two multi-layered cake stands filled with desserts, all foods are displayed on a wooden table. Photo credit Marla Manes Photography

How To Find Vendors For Your Sustainable Wedding (In the Seattle Area)

Are you excited about planning to get married/elope in the Seattle area but also worried about the tons of waste (literally!) that weddings can produce? Well, if you’re lucky enough to be getting married in the Seattle area then you have access to lots of eco-conscious wedding vendors who are dedicated to helping you celebrate …

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I am definitely your girl if you want help with a beautiful and sustainable event

I am definitely your girl if you love the romantic vintage style of mismatched china but don’t have time to thrift everything for your wedding or event. Trust me, I have shelves and shelves full of beautiful antique china plates in all sizes for your appetizers, salad, dinner/lunch/brunch or tea party, not to mention desserts! …

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