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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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Micro Weddings: How Smaller Weddings Can Be More Rewarding

With the newest round of government mandates released here in Washington comes the ability to have small weddings and receptions again! While the smaller guest count still isn’t what most would imagine on their wedding day, there are some positives to keeping your special day on the smaller side. – You can spend more quality […]

Our Favorite Photo Spots!

Wedding photos capture the happiest moments from your special day. Fortunately, the whole town of Port Gamble offers picturesque backdrops for these important memories. Whether you’re planning on getting married in the church or on the waterfront, photo options are endless. Here are some of our favorite spots around town where couples have captured their […]

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 […]

Year in Review: 2017

The year is quickly coming to a close and soon we will be welcoming in a new year! We would like to say thank you to all of the great couples we have had the honor of working with over the year and can’t wait to see what 2018 holds! Until then, we would like […]

Off Season Decor Inspiration

Having your special day in the off season presents the opportunity to set your wedding apart from the rest. Everything from the decor to the types of drinks you serve can embody the winter months. Here are some of the ways our brides here at Port Gamble set themselves apart from the rest by embracing […]

Whimsical Winter Wedding

Christmas is just a few weeks away, which means we’re taking a look back at one of our favorite winter weddings of 2016. From the decor to the fashion, Jake + Bailey’s December wedding featured aspects that we love so much about the holiday season. Lush seasonal greens and a neutral color palette paired together […]

4 Big Reasons to Shop Local For Your Wedding Vendors

Shopping local has been trending for quite some time now, but we’re here to tell you why, when it comes to your vendors, local isn’t just trendy – it’s truly better! 1. Travel fees Choosing vendors that are local to your venue location can cut down on travel/delivery fees! 2. They know each other When […]

Meet the Staff

Stephanie WheelerWedding & Event Coordinator Stephanie Wheeler grew up in Orlando, Florida and recently moved to Kitsap County with her fiancé. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida in Hospitality Management in 2013. She has worked in restaurants and hotels, but felt those industries weren’t for her. So, in […]

15 Couples Who Just Wanna Have Fun

It’s unfortunate when couples think that their wedding needs to be stuffy and reined in just because it’s a wedding. On the happiest day of their lives, we love to see couples truly celebrate and let loose – no matter what great-aunt Claire says! Here are 15 couples who let the good times roll. 1. […]

Did We Mention the New Tent?

The announcement has been posted on Facebook and Instagram, and anytime someone stops by the office we have to show it off, but if you still haven’t heard: we have a brand new tent! This beauty is our current pride and joy. The tent and liner were custom made for us, ten feet bigger than […]