Coronavirus Wedding Diaries

The Reeds at Shelter Haven wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

The Groom Arrived by Boat to This California Desert-Themed Jersey Shore Wedding

Why not create a destination wedding in your own hometown? It’s not a bad idea, one that at least a few local folks have embraced. […]

Liberty View micro-wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Our Liberty View Micro-Wedding Felt More Like a Mini Family Reunion Amid the Pandemic

Being able to celebrate in person with all of your friends and loved ones is one of the most important parts of your wedding day. […]

Union League Golf Club bridal shower
Philadelphia Wedding

How Influencer Dani Maiale Spotlighted Her Bridesmaids at Her Tropical-Paradise-Themed Shower

Like weddings, bridal showers can take many different forms depending on your personal style. In the case of fashion influencer and bride-to-be Danielle Maiale’s Pink […]

wedding covid vaccination
Philadelphia Wedding

Philly Event Planners on Navigating Proof of COVID Vaccination at Your Wedding

With COVID continuing to impact life as we used to know it, couples are, once again, faced with making tough decisions when it comes to […]

Malvern backyard wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Wildflowers and an Ice-Cream Truck Turned This Backyard Wedding Into Summertime Bliss

We aren’t quite ready to say farewell to summer yet, so we’re paying homage to some final soirees that sing of the season. There was […]

Orefield backyard wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

We Traded Our 160-Person Guest List for an Intimate, Floral-Filled Backyard Wedding

Ah, something blue. It could be a shoe, a pair of earrings, a gift. But what if that something blue is the Big Day decor […]

northeast philly block party wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

From the Bounce House to the Water Ice, This Block-Party Wedding Was Summer-in-Philly Perfection

Block parties. Those two words alone make dreams of Philly’s preferred method of celebrating dance in our head. We love them for pretty much everything, […]

Philly wedding planner
Philadelphia Wedding

Real Talk: Now That COVID Restrictions Are Lifted, Everyone Is RSVPing “Yes!”

In February, we chatted with Philly wedding planner Allie Beik of Polka Dot Events about her own Big Day as she preps for the October […]

Fitler Club micro-wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

We Provided COVID Testing for All of Our Guests the Morning of Our Fitler Club Micro-Wedding

Having a backup plan (often more than one) has become a smart and necessary approach for couples planning their weddings over the last year. Whether […]

660 Collective
Philadelphia Wedding

We Used Rolling Chairs to Pull Off Our Socially Distanced Hora During Our Micro-Wedding

Flexibility has been one of the most important factors of wedding planning since early 2020, when the pandemic wreaked havoc on Big Days the world […]

Jersey backyard wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Pink Flowers Were Literally Everywhere at This Sweet Backyard Wedding

Over the past year, backyard weddings have become the de rigueur setting for myriad couples who wanted to find a way to say “I do” […]

Queen Village block-party wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

This Couple’s South Philly Wedding Was an Intimate Block Party

Philly folks love a good block party and will take every opportunity to throw one, including for weddings. One couple got married at the Woodlands, […]

Philadelphia City Hall
Philadelphia Wedding

We Met Online During COVID. One Year Later, We’re Getting Married

There’s online dating, and then there’s online dating amid the pandemic, complete with all the Zoom and FaceTime dates you can imagine until it’s safe […]

Ridley Creek State Park proposal
Philadelphia Wedding

A Live Painter Captured This Sweet Ridley Creek State Park Proposal

We’re continually inspired by all the creative ways people pop the question here in Philly. Pretend work parties, strolls over scenic bridges, love-letter treasure hunts, […]

Vernick Wine
Philadelphia Wedding

We Exchanged Vows at Home Then Rented Out Vernick Wine for a Private Dinner for Two

Since March of last year, weddings throughout Philly have been upended by the COVID-19 pandemic as countless couples have had to rethink their journeys to […]