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Luminous lace gowns create lush romantic splendor
From diamonds and pearls to mermaid gowns and sweetheart necklines, contemporary updates on classic gowns promise allure and sophistication for the modern bride
Four premier local wedding planners give us their takes on playful and unexpected tabletop ideas using patterns and textures as their muses

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Fitness
Fresh ideas for pre-wedding fitness and beauty
Gowns
How one local bride transformed her grandma's vintage gown into a dress all her own.
Table Signs
Feeling Good About the ’Hood: Name Your Wedding Reception Tables After Seattle's Neighborhoods
These newlyweds honored their home state with Washington-shaped wedding invitations, table signs and more.
Invitations
Go against the grain (or with it!)
Decor
Nothing says "party" quite like a piñata.
Fashion
Because a wedding dress isn't for every bride
Rentals
Two local companies are now renting eclectic pieces of dishware.
New Venues
Axis boasts brick archways, wood floors and an infinite amount of charm.
Desserts
Craft a très chic dessert bar with delicate, whimsical confections that capture the magic of Paris
Veils
This season, traditional veil styles are taking center stage, and we love the breathtaking results
Commitments
October 19, 2012 at the Stimson-Green Mansion on First Hill
Commitments
September 15, 2012 at Pravda Studios on Capitol Hill
Commitments
December 12, 2012 at Spinasse on Capitol Hill
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September 22, 2012 at a friend’s estate on Whidbey Island
Commitments
September 29, 2012 at the Seattle Yacht Club
Commitments
September 15, 2012 at Lakedale Resort in the San Juan Islands
Commitments
September 2, 2012 at St. Jude’s Catholic Church and at the Bellevue Club
Commitments
February 2, 2013 at Chihuly Garden and Glass at Seattle Center
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September 28, 2012 at WithinSodo in SoDo
Commitments
September 8, 2012 at Melrose Market Studios on Capitol Hill
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September 21, 2012 at Urban Light Studios in Greenwood/Phinney Ridge
Accessories
Tote your essentials in style with the dainty, but hardly demure, clutch of the moment—a sleek, structured minaudière, or small, hard-sided clutch
Send-Offs
Go beyond the standard white rice and get creative with your send-off, taking your cue from creative local wedding experts
Destination Weddings
Find your perfect wedding getaway on the shores of one of the many islands dotting Puget Sound
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December 9, 2012 at Seattle Yacht Club
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September 8, 2012 at Bella Luna Farms
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October 13, 2012 with a ceremony at St. Paul's Church and reception at Hood Canal Pavilion in Port Gamble
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October 13, 2012 at Georgetown Ballroom
Unveiled
Ask the Experts
Local wedding professionals share the tricks of the trade for planning a wedding at a personal residence