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How to plan your City Elopement in The Strip District in Pittsburgh, PA

Are you planning your City Elopement and need ideas on how to plan the day? I got you! Here’s a guide of what to consider first when you start the planning process of your City Elopement along with recommendations on destination cities.

Allegheny Courthouse Elopement in Downtown Pittsburgh: City Hall Wedding

A December Tuesday Morning filled with love and elegance at the Allegheny County Courthouse, which is one of the most beautiful courthouses in the United States. Originally designed in 1883 by Boston architect Henry Hobson Richardson, and built between 1884 – 1888. It’s not a surprise that The Allegheny County Courthouse in downtown Pittsburgh, PA, is the city’s most significant architectural landmark and the place where Jillian and Dontae chose to have their intimate wedding and celebrate their union with a few of their family members.

Couple looking at the Grand Carousel in Kennywood

A Fun and Dreamy Kennywood Engagement | Unique Ideas for Engagement Sessions in Pittsburgh

For Travis and Kelly we went with a Summer Engagement and they chose Kennywood! Talk about embarking on a thrilling adventure! It was great because inside of Kennywood we did so many things and activities that not only gave them an amazing experience, but so many different type of scenes within the same day. It’s […]

Bride and Groom smiling after their wedding ceremony in Park Guell in Barcelona

How to plan the Perfect Intimate Wedding in Pittsburgh: Tips from a Wedding Photographer

A lot has been said about big weddings, and all the perks of it, and to me one of the best things about them is all the guests that get to be in one place at the same time with you celebrating love and union, which is what matters the most in life. However, I […]

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How to Change Your Name in Pittsburgh After your Wedding

As you’re stepping into a new chapter of your life, and you’re finally married or about to, you might be wondering one of the biggest questions out there, “how do I legally change my name in Pittsburgh after my wedding?”

And that’s why I want to make it as easy as possible and give you the resources and information you need to make sure this process is simple and easy. The good news is that Pennsylvania makes it relatively straightforward and you don’t need to be daunted by the paperwork or the legal processes; with a few tips, you’ll navigate the name change process like a pro.

Pittsburgh Wedding Brides standing in Lawrenceville in their wedding Gowns

How to Find your Perfect Wedding Dress in Pittsburgh

Finding the perfect wedding dress in Pittsburgh is such a personal choice. With each bride carefully choosing the look and style they love the most.

Gone are the days when a white wedding gown symbolized outdated ideas of purity, innocence, and the end of your singledom. The modern wedding gown is all about expressing your personality, empowering the woman you are today, and showcasing your style and vision for your wedding.

Documentary Elopement Photographer in Pittsburgh PA

What to expect when booking a Documentary Wedding Photographer: 10 reasons why it might be right for you!

I’m sure you’ve heard about the importance of having a documentary wedding photographer, and wondered, what’s the difference between a documentary photographer and a traditional wedding photographer? That’s why I want to give you important facts to consider when looking into when you’re researching who might be the right fit for you.

For most people, your wedding will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience filled with unforgettable moments, emotions, and stories waiting to be captured with your soon to be spouse, family members and your closest friends. So, If you feel like you’re seeking a unique and artistic approach to documenting your special day, then booking a photojournalist documentary photographer for your wedding day might be the right choice for you.

Bride at Montour Heights Country Club in Pittsburgh Wedding

5 Most Interesting Wedding Venues in Pittsburgh

Finding out which is the best wedding venue for your wedding is extremely important. It’s the place where you’ll spend one of the most important moments of your life. That’s where all the people you love the most will be cheering for you, so taking it serious is important.

Wedding Ceremony at the Allegheny County Courthouse

How to get married in Pennsylvania? Here’s an easy and friendly step-by-step guide on how to get your marriage license.

How to apply for a marriage licenses in PA

So what is required to get your marriage license in Pennsylvania?  Whether you’re getting married in a traditional way, eloping or even self-uniting, you must obtain a marriage license, and I will give you a step by step guide on how to do it, where to go, how long it’ll take, how much it will be, and a major BONUS tip on how to book a gorgeous wedding venue in a very economical way!

How to Make the Perfect Wedding Timeline | 6 Tips to Help You Make the Most out of your Wedding Day! 

When it comes to planning a wedding, few elements are as crucial as creating the perfect wedding timeline. This carefully crafted schedule serves as the backbone of your big day, ensuring that each moment flows seamlessly, leaving you and your guests with cherished memories to last a lifetime. Whether you’re envisioning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, a well-organized timeline will help you navigate through the day’s events with ease and grace.