Wedding Ideas: Alaska Wedding

The Best 2018 Honeymoon Destinations

May 17, 2018 | juliette

photo by Nordica Photography Aside from your actual wedding day, your honeymoon is the most exciting part of getting married, so it’s important to choose the perfect location! With so many travel blogs and booking sites posting travel suggestions these days, it can be hard to know where to look. So, we’ve scoured all those lists and rounded up the very best 2018 honeymoon destinations around the world — and included a handful of activities in […]

This Alaskan Wedding Inspiration Shoot Turned Into a Stylish Surprise Proposal

March 31, 2017 | juliette

Just when you think an Alaskan wedding inspiration shoot couldn’t be more epic, it turns into a surprise proposal that’s as stylish as it is romantic! Relic Photographic helped Steve, the lucky groom-to-be, plan the surprise of a lifetime for his girlfriend Chantel that included a stunning styled shoot in the Alaskan wilderness. They chose a bold color palette of burgundy, light blue, and tan, which stood in beautiful contrast to the wintry landscape. They also enlisted the help […]

Wintry Jewel Tone Alaska Wedding at Raven Glacier Lodge

November 20, 2016 | juliette

The only thing more wildly romantic than a winter wedding in Alaska is the pure, joyful love story Devon and Brian have written over the last 8 years. Surrounded by their closest family and friends, Devon and Brian said, “I Do,” at the picturesque Raven Glacier Lodge, which they found by a lucky stroke of fortune (and a lot of Pinterest browsing, of course!). The couple wanted their guests to feel wrapped up in love, intimacy, […]

Cozy Alaska Wedding at The Historic Skagway Inn

October 21, 2016 | gabby

Wanting to bring their two favorite worlds of Alaska and Idaho together, Madora and Cullen planned an incredibly epic and outdoorsy Alaskan destination wedding! The adventurous couple took breathtaking portraits with Christine Marie Photography near an icy lake before saying “I do” and hosted an emotional ceremony in Skagway Museum’s garden. Between Moscow Mule mug favors, a delightfully Alaskan meal, and tons of dancing, we love the intimacy of Madora and Cullen’s reception at The Historic Skagway Inn! The Couple: Madora […]

Magical Mendenhall Glacier Wedding with Waterfalls and Wildflowers

August 29, 2016 | nicole

After visiting when she was only 12 years old, Hannah fell in love with the raw beauty of Alaska. She and Charlie decided to say “I do” among the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, sharing that same exquisite natural landscape with their family and friends. The bride wore a delicate A-line gown that moved effortlessly in the wind of a nearby waterfall, and a pair of moccasin booties that allowed her to adventure freely in the glacier’s […]

Why You Should Consider Anchorage, AK for Your Destination Elopement

April 8, 2016 | editorial team

With its crystal blue waters, vast mountain ranges, and crisp cool weather, Alaska is a perfect location for a destination elopement. Add on the changing colors of fall, and you’ve got yourself one heck of a view. Photographers Grace Adams and Lauren Parker teamed up to create an inspiration shoot for couples looking for a simple autumn elopement in the mountains. Anchorage already looked beautiful with the subdued colors of late autumn, but the wildflower bouquet and pie picnic, […]

Jewel Tone Alaskan Wedding at Crow Creek Mine

February 17, 2016 | nicole

Debbie and Terry said goodbye to burlap and lace for their Crow Creek Mine wedding in Alaska, opting instead for a modern look with jewel tones, gold accents, and lush greenery. Between antique shop finds and the stylish minds behind Blomma Designs, Debbie and Terry’s romantic wedding in The Last Frontier came together exactly as they envisioned. With an incredible view of the mountains in the background, every inch of the day was as beautiful as could be. The […]

Winter Elopement Inspiration at Eklutna Lake

January 13, 2016 | nicole

It’s no secret that we love an elopement in the mountains, so, of course, we are especially digging all of this style inspiration for your own winter elopement in Alaska! These two cuties cozied up at scenic Eklutna Lake with photographer Kristian Irey Photography to show you all how it’s done: a rich winter color palette, wild natural elements, and a romantic sense of adventure. We love that the bride here is wearing practical lace-up boots […]

Understated Alaska Destination Wedding in Orange and Navy

November 11, 2015 | nicole

Kristina and Alex’s Alaska destination wedding was inspired by rich fall colors and the incredible natural surroundings of The Last Frontier. Before an intimate ceremony in the stunning Our Lady of the Snows, Kristina and Alex shared their first look in the woodland landscape, all of which was beautifully captured by Erica Rose Photography. A navy, burnt orange, and gray reception followed at Challenge Alaska Ski School, and the fall wedding inspiration is one for the books! The Couple: Kristina […]

Alaskan Elopement Inspiration at Portage Lake

October 23, 2015 | nicole

With a rise in popularity of destination elopements, America’s Last Frontier has become one of the most incredible locations for couples to tie the knot. Between the snow-capped mountains and the icy blue waters, Alaska certainly doesn’t skimp on the epic views. Photographers Jess Hunter and Grace Adams teamed up to create an inspiration shoot that showcases the extraordinary beauty of Alaska’s Portage Lake as an elopement spot. A showstopping Rue De Sein gown, a loose and natural bouquet, the […]