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Welcome To The Port Gamble Blog!

We're not experts, but we've been to a wedding or two. We'd like to help any and all future brides and grooms.

On our blog we talk about anything and everything wedding, we want to help create your perfect day! So grab something to drink or munch on and we'll see you in the blog posts!

You can start by going through the categories, searching for any blog post, or just browse through our most recent posts below!

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Our Favorite Wedding Day Moments

Your wedding day is filled with so many amazing moments, both big and small. No matter the size, every moment on your big day is something to cherish. Here are some of our favorite wedding day moments! 1. The First Look 2. Saying ‘I do’ 3. The First Dance 4. The Bouquet and Garter Toss! […]

Vendor Spotlight: Diamond Custom Floral

This week’s vendor spotlight is all about one of our preferred florists, Diamond Custom Floral! “Diamond Custom Floral is a studio-based floral design company located on Bainbridge Island with services extending to the Greater Seattle Area and Kitsap County. Bernadette, a graduate of The Floral Design Institute of Portland, Oregon, truly loves the creativity involved […]

Fall in Love With Autumn Weddings

With every season comes an opportunity to have a unique wedding. If you’re not completely sold on having a wedding during the summer season, consider the fall. Aside from the obvious things that we love about fall like the cooler weather and pumpkin flavored everything, here are a few things we love about autumn weddings […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

To celebrate Mother’s Day, this week’s blog post is all about the moms. We wanted to share some of the special moments that have been shared between our couples and their mothers on their special day. Happy Mother’s Day from the staff here at Port Gamble!

Tips + Tricks for an Awesome Summer Wedding

Since wedding season is right around the corner, we would like to share some inspiration to show how you can incorporate the summer season into your big day! 1. Seasonal Cocktails A summer wedding can allow you to be unique with your bar menu. Aside from the traditional beer and wine options, try serving a […]

Vendor Spotlight: Bubba’s Country Cue

This week the spotlight is on Bubba’s Country Cue! Bubba’s will bring to you the best BBQ the South has to offer. From the Carolinas, known for their Pulled Pork, to Tennessee, best known for their Chicken and Ribs, to Texas, best known for their BBQ Beef, among the favorite is the Brisket. Bubba’s also […]

Tips to Tackle Your Seating Chart

Although assigned seating isn’t mandatory, most brides opt to create a seating chart for their reception. Creating a seating chart for your wedding day can seem tedious and overwhelming. Whether you are taking on the task of assigned seats or assigned tables, we’ve come up with a few simple steps to help make the process […]

3 Reasons to Have a Summer Wedding

Summer is right around the corner and just like spring it is one of the best seasons to have your wedding! Besides from the obvious reasons like beautiful sunshine and and awesome weather, here are a few other reasons why summer is the perfect time of year to host your big day! 1. Flower options […]

Spring Wedding Ideas

Spring is such a beautiful time of the year here in Washington. All of the winter rain has allowed for new flowers to bloom and the sun begins to shine. Having a wedding in the spring doesn’t mean you have to stick to the traditional pastel color palette for your big day. With spring comes […]

Our Favorite Florals

From bouquets to centerpieces, you can’t think about your wedding day decor without thinking about the flowers. Choosing your flowers can be one of the most exciting parts of the wedding planning process. Whether you’re thinking about blush pinks and leafy greens or something with a little bit more pop of color, we hope you […]