Seattle Bride's Best of 2014 - The Finalists

From the cake baker to ceremony officiant to dressmaker, it takes a village to orchestrate a wedding. That's why thousands of you voted for your favorite vendors, thanking them for their continuing work.

Here are the finalists for our Best of 2014 awards. The winners will be revealed at a special celebration this summer and in our upcoming Fall/Winter issue.


All-Around Best Wedding Vendor

Roche Harbor Resort

Herban Feast Catering

Sinclair & Moore Events 


Best New Wedding Vendor

Butter & Bloom

Radiant Photo Booths

Stacy Anderson Design


Best New Reception Site

Storybook Farm

The Foundry

The Admiral's House


Best Wedding Planner

Perfectly Posh Events

Holly-Kate and Company

Sinclair & Moore Events 


Best Day-of-Wedding Coordinator

A Kurant Event

Invisible Hostess

Simply by Tamara Nicole


Best Caterer

Twelve Baskets Catering

Herban Feast 

Lisa Dupar & Company


Best Bar Service

Prive Events

Pour Girls and Some Guys

The Invisible Hostess 


Best Florist


Sinclair & Moore Events

Flora Nova Floral & Event Design


Best Officiant

Annemarie Juhlian

The Rev. Mary Calhoun

A Heavenly Ceremony


Best Videographer

Bogle Productions

Cabfare Productions 

Medici Studios


Best Photographer

Azzura Photography

Barbie Hull Photography 

Laurel McConnell Photography 


Best Rentals

AA Party Rentals

Grand Event Rentals 

Pedersen’s Rentals 


Best Wedding Cakes

Honey Crumb Cake Studio

The People's Cake

Tallant House


Best Groom’s Cake

The SweetSide

Mike’s Amazing Cakes

The People’s Cake


Best Desserts

Tallant House

The SweetSide

Trophy Cupcakes & Party


Best Invitation Designer

Kerri Efendi Designs

Paper Fling 

Paper Moxie


Most Creative Favors

Theo Chocolates

Chic Ink

Paper Fling 


Best Places to Buy Wedding Supplies


Party @ Display and Costume

Paper Source


Best Dress Shop

I Do Bridal

Luly Yang Couture

The Dress Theory


Best Custom Dress Designer

Cicada Bridal

Luly Yang Couture

Olga Szwed


Best Flower Girl Dresses

I Do Bridal



Best Mother-of-the-Bride Apparel

A Princess Bride Couture

Luly Yang Couture



Best Bridal Accessories 

The Dress Theory

I Do Bridal



Best Hair

Gene Juarez 

Salon Maison 

Erin Skipley


Best Makeup

Erin Skipley

Salon Maison

OffWhite Makeup & Beauty


Best Manis and Pedis

Frenchy's Day Spa


Julep Nail Parlor


Best Formalwear for Men



Men's Wearhouse


Best Locally Designed Bridal Jewelry

Robbins Brothers 

Green Lake Jewelry Works

T Anthony Jewelers


Best Engagement/Wedding Rings

Robbins Brothers 

Green Lake Jewelry Works 

T. Anthony Jewelers


Best Quintessential Seattle-Area Reception Site

Four Seasons Hotel

The Edgewater Hotel

Sodo Park Herban Feast


Best Northwest Destination Wedding Site

Roche Harbor Resort 

Alderbrook Resort & Spa

Willows Lodge 


Best Place for a Sunset Wedding

Olympic Sculpture Park

Golden Gardens Bathhouse

Golf Club at Newcastle


Best Place for a Waterfront Wedding

The Edgewater Hotel

Roche Harbor Resort 

Woodmark Hotel


Best Place for an Outdoor Wedding

Rein Fire Ranch

DeLille Cellars 

Willows Lodge


Best Place for a Large Gala Wedding (200+)

Fairmont Olympic Hotel 

Chihuly Garden and Glass

Sodo Park Herban Feast  


Best Place for Intimate Weddings (75 Guests or Less)

JM Cellars

The Corson Building

Salish Lodge & Spa


Best Rehearsal Dinner Restaurant


Salty's on Alki

Ray's Boathouse 


Best Musicians for Ceremony

Jason Parker Quartet 

Puget Sound Strings

Windsong Trio


Best DJ for Reception

Austin Beaver

Bamboo Beats 

Wave Link Music 


Best Live Band for Reception

Jason Parker Quartet

Michael Benson Band

The Nines 


Best Photo Booth

321 Foto

Emerald City Photo Booth

Fun Frames Photo Booth 


Best Transportation/Getaway Car

British Motor Coach

Butler Transportation 



Best Valet Service

Butler Valet 

Red Carpet Valet 

Silver Cloud Limousine


Best Accommodations for Guests

The Edgewater Hotel 

Hotel 1000 

Alexis Hotel


Best Place to Spend Wedding Night

Four Seasons 

Hotel 1000 

Willows Lodge 


Best Wedding Show

Get Hitched Give Hope

Seattle Wedding Show 

Seattle Bride's Urban Unveiled 


Best Boutique Registry



Sur La Table 


Best Quintessential Wedding Registry

Crate & Barrel 




Best Place for Bridesmaids' Gifts


Tiffany & Co.



Best Place for Groomsmens' Gifts





Best Bachelor Party

Lucky Strike 

Redhook Brewery 

Tulalip Resort Casino 


Best Bachelorette Party

Butler Wine Tours 

The Can Can 

Rock Box