Editor's Blog

Pictures of fun and trendy ideas for your wedding and reception.


Decorate your wedding reception with specialty linens

I attend many high-end weddings and events and appreciate well-decorated tables and rooms, along with tasty food. I also attend smaller, not-so-fancy events. To... read more

Real Weddings

See inspiring wedding ideas at real weddings.


Jazz club vibe at Centralia wedding and reception

“Our relationship has always been based in fun, play and adventure,” says Danielle “Bitsy” Littlefield. “That was really important for us to share with... read more

Tips & Ideas

Newlyweds and wedding pros share.


Book wedding and reception location early

Book wedding and reception venue as soon as possible If it's high season (May through mid-October) in the South Sound, often the professionals are already... read more

Hot Trends

Showcasing the latest styles.


Wedding and reception decor trends

Vintage decor, photo booths and handmade signs are hot trends at South Sound weddings and receptions Vintage décor at wedding receptions Scouring thrift shops, antique stores... read more


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Upcoming Wedding Events

West Sound Wedding Show

The West Sound Wedding Show is Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the Kitsap Conference Center at Bremerton Harborside. This beautiful Kitsap County wedding venue... read more

January 29, 2017

South Sound Wedding Show

The South Sound Wedding Show is presented by South Sound Wedding & Event magazine. The next show will be on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017,... read more

February 4, 2017

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