Our 10 Best Wedding Planning Tips for 2016

  Hello Brides and Grooms to Be! Its April and here in Seattle, and we’re just getting our first taste of sunny weather for the year. (Happy Dance in Progress)  Additionally, Wonderstruck just celebrated its third official year in business, and in honor of that, we’d like to share our 10 Best Wedding Planning Tips that we’ve learned over the years. These tips will help you plan for and execute the wedding you really want. Follow these Read more…

From Deloreon Getaway Cars to Mock Cathedrals, Our Wedding Season in Review

As the Wonderstruck team buzzes around our studio like busy little hummingbirds gearing up for a new wedding season, we are taking a moment to reflect on the events that keep us stoked to come to work everyday. 2015 was quite the amazing year of incredible weddings! Here are a few of our favorite things: Deloreon getaway cars, apple pie dessert tables, decking the halls of venues like Georgetown Ballroom and Fremont Foundry. Oh, and European-style backyard garden parties, romance and opulence at Read more…

Julie Stutzman & Matthias Plötz Garden Wedding in Seattle on 8.22.15

Wonderstruck’s sister venue Marmaduke Estate sits on a hillside along Lake Washington, the perfect locale for the Austrian-style garden wedding of Julie and Matthias. Home-grown dahlias and zinnas make up bouquets and traditional Austrian boutonnieres. We absolutely love the pastoral ambiance and relaxed vibe of a garden wedding.  Guests were comfortable with their feet in the cool grass on a hot summer day and enjoyed views of Lake Washington. Overhead, jewel-toned ribbon wreaths suspend over communal Read more…

Karlie Steiner-Bailey & Brian Causey at Fremont Foundry, Seattle on 1.29.16

For this powerhouse couple, we wanted to create a dramatic Cathedral scene inside the Fremont Foundry’s industrial space. With the help of our awesome lighting partners Crimson Haze, we projected massive Gothic-style windows for the ultimate backdrop. To soften the room and add a little romance, pristine white orchids surrounded the couple as they said their vows. The bridal bouquet was also classic and crisp with select few hand-painted metallic roses for unique contrast. Oh, Read more…

Nicole Potts and Mike Helgeland at Sole Repair Shop, Capitol Hill Seattle on 12.19.15

Feast your eyes upon the 1950s glamourous winterberry tale of Nicole and Mike at Sole Repair in Capitol Hill. Winter weddings are totally the new black, a great opportunity to bring in sultry reds and rich burgandy and berries to cozy things up. Nicole and her bridesmaids certainly looked fierce as soon as they added leather jackets to the mix making for some fun photos in the urban landscape of Pioneer Square and Capitol Hill Read more…