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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!

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Getting to Know Essence of the Thymes Catering

Here in Port Gamble, we have had the privilege to work with some amazing catering companies! Essence of the Thymes is one of those companies, so we would love for you to get to know them just as we have. That is why this week they are in our vendor spotlight! Gina Omalanz, owner of […]

The Very Best Things About Summer

With summer just around the corner, everyone is going to start to think of all the things they want to do with those longer days or what makes it the best season of the year (aside from all that gorgeous sunshine)! For some, summer means trips to the beach or kayaking around the sound, but […]

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 […]

Vendor Spotlight: Kitsap Bartending Services

In the spotlight this week is none other than Kitsap Bartending Services. If you’re still looking for someone to serve up those special wedding day cocktails, look no further! “Kitsap Bartending Services is your local source for all of your bar service needs. With over 10 years in the Bar and Liquid Catering Industry, we […]

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 […]

The Perks of DIY

There are quite a few perks of incorporating some DIY projects into your big day. Creating favors, centerpieces, or any other detail yourself adds a very charming personal touch that you guests will appreciate. These DIY details can also be a reason to get your wedding party together! Getting help from your bridesmaids not only […]

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 […]