Sabrina & Justin’s Alderbrook Resort Wedding

Growing up, the Hood Canal was a special place for Sabrina and her family as Sabrina’s parents had a home on the shores of the Hood Canal in Sund Rock, not too far away from Alderbrook Resort. When Justin asked Sabrina to be his wife they knew that Alderbrook Resort would be the perfect place to celebration their union! (haha, union in Union, WA) Pulling in the natural beauty of the area and Sabrina’s favorite color purple, we helped plan their dream wedding complete with a Pacific Northwest inspired menu and a stunning wedding cake designed by Carla of Honey Crumb Cake Studio featuring layers of tissue-thin fondant, accented with edible gold leaf and cascading branches of sugar flowers all inspired by the colors of an oyster shell which are in abundance in the area! Photos by Affinity Photography. wedding-invitation-and-map-of-alderbrook alderbrook-resort bride-getting-ready groom-getting-ready wedding-rings first-look bridal-portraits bride-and-bridesmaid-purple bride-with-purple-flowers guest-book alderbrook-wedding-ceremony-site alderbrook-wedding-ceremony-site wedding-ceremony wedding-ceremony outdoor-cocktail-hour cocktail-hour bride-and-groom-sailboat wedding-ceremony-details wedding-cake bonfire-and-smores alderbrook-at-night

Thanks so much, I don’t know if we ever thanked you properly, but you did a fantastic job creating an amazing and memorable weekend. Sincerely, Justin

Wedding Planner: Pink Blossom Events
Photography: Affinity Photography
Venue & Catering: Alderbrook Resort and Spa
Florist: Designs by Courtney- Wedding and event floral design
Stationery: Paper Fling
Cake: Honey Crumb Cake Studio
DJ: Kris McCoskery Disc Jockey & Master of Ceremonies
Videography: Peak Digital Cinema
Childcare: Stay & Play Childcare
Bridal Gown: Modern Trousseau Louisville
Bridesmaid Attire: David’s Bridal
Groom & Groomsmen Attire: THE BLACK TUX
Officiant: Seattle Wedding Officiants

25th Wedding Anniversary at The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Susan and Manny celebrated their Silver Anniversary with a vow renewal at St. Luke Parish and celebrated that evening with a party to remember at The Fairmont Olympic Hotel. Silver, white and a touch of turquoise set the theme for their 25th Anniversary celebration which featured singing, toasts, dancing and one delicious anniversary cake! Happy 25th Anniversary Susan & Manny! Photos by Carol Harrold Photography.

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Event Planner – Pink Blossom Events
Photographer – Carol Harrold Photography
Church – St Luke Catholic Church
Reception Venue, Catering & Cake – Fairmont Olympic Hotel
Beauty – Salon Maison Bridal Beauty & Style Bar
Florist – Fena Flowers 
Transportation – British Motor Coach
Videographer – Peak Digital Cinema
AV – Live Oak Audio Visual
Draping – Prop Gallery Events
Stationery – Sablewood Paper Company
DJ & Lighting – Affairs To Remember DJ Entertainment 
Linens – Creative Coverings
Pianist – Family Friend
Chargers & Chairs – Seattle Pedersens

Sarah & Toby’s Rainier Club Wedding, Seattle

Toby and Sarah’s love story began as Sarah was taking her dog Peanut for a walk. A few chance meetings between walking dogs and finding lost dogs led to their Rainier Club Wedding this past January. With only 2.5 months of planning Sarah and Toby leaned on their wedding planner, BreeAnn Gale of Pink Blossom Events, to pull together a top-notch team of wedding vendors and one elegant wedding! It was all about the details and ensuring the guest experience was forefront. As guests arrived that afternoon at The Rainier Club they were greeted with a signature cocktail and a duo playing upbeat tunes as they made their way up the candlelight stairs to the ceremony. Following the ceremony guests mingled in the Rainier Room which featured a photo booth, live jazz and a not to miss lamb station in the Rainier Room fireplace! Following a plated dinner in the Heritage Room guests moved back into the Rainier Room for dancing, dessert and more fun! A dance off between the bridal party ensured one lucky nephew was sent home with a GoPro! Congratulations Sarah & Toby! Photos by La Vie Photography.

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BreeAnn Gale is off-the-charts amazing. Our challenge was putting together an elegant black-tie wedding and reception for 160 friends and family in only two months. Choosing a venue, printing invites, menus, place sitting, programs, etc., flowers, dinner, a jazz ensemble, live classic music, a top notch DJ. We relied and BreeAnn and her extensive collection of top-notch vendors to make the entire night magical…..and it was. BreeAnn is an excellent communicator and changes were always carefully considered and implanted into the wedding plan in a complete and seamless way. I cannot recommend her highly enough ~ Toby

Wedding Planner & Designer – Pink Blossom Events
Photographer – La Vie Photography
Venue & Catering – The Rainier Club
Florist – Flora Nova Design
Officiant – Arissa Rench
Ceremony Musicians – Arcobaleno string quartet
Rentals – BBJ Linen, Seattle Pedersens & Flora Nova 
DJ & Live Music – Chris Graves Music
Paper Goods – Grey & Cake
Photo Booth – 321 FOTO
Wedding Cake & Maple Bars – Madison Park Bakery
Hair & Makeup – Salon Maison Bridal Beauty & Style Bar
Bridal Gown – Nordstrom (Vera Wang wedding dresses)
Groom’s Attire – Annette Dresser – Independent Style Consultant
Groomsmen – The Tuxedo Club
Videographer – Bogle Productions
Wedding Night Hotel – Fairmont Olympic Hotel

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Gabby’s Pastel Inspired Bat Mitzvah

This past August Gabby was called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah and celebrated that evening at her parent’s home. With dreams of a pastel filled party, we turned their backyard into a pastel inspired celebration for Gabby’s family and friends complete with balloons, lawn games, dinner, cotton candy, cupcakes, churros, dancing and a photo booth to capture all the fun! {Photos by Carmylee Photography}

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Hi BreeAnn! THANK YOU so much for your amazing impeccable work! From beginning to end your work is incredible! Thank you again, Faith (Gabby’s mom)

Planner – Pink Blossom Events
Venue – Private Residence
Photography – Carmylee Photography
Catering – Twelve Baskets Catering
Tent & Rentals – Alexander Party Rentals
Henna Artist – Sarahenna
Balloons – Balloon Designers
PA System – PLAY Event Rentals

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Awakening of Spring ~ JM Cellars

Inspired by the awakening of spring, we teamed up with Gather Design Company on this JM Cellars shoot. Using the soft, delicate bounty of spring, set against the masculine setting at JM Cellars, we were inspired by the soft and bright spring tones and textures. Incorporating the spring colors of mustard, pale yellows, soft peaches and a faint pink it was a new beginning, the start of a love story for the ages. Blooming branches, fluffy ranunculus and a few clean-lined anthurium set the tone for the inspiration. The flowers were layed on top of luxe velvet linens from La Tavola and carefully chosen rental items. The bridal gown, both clean and modern, but also romantic, made this one magical shoot all captured by Blue Rose Photography

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Wedding Planner & Designer – Pink Blossom Events​
Photographer – Blue Rose Photography​
Florist & Styling – Gather Design Company​
Venue – JM Cellars
Bridal Salon – The Dress Theory​
Bridal Designer – Sarah Seven
Silk Ribbon – Of The Earth​
Specialty Rentals – Fanciful Rentals​
Candles – Glassybaby​
Stationery – Dahlia Press
Calligraphy – Letters by Ellen
Models – Erika P Hernandez​ and Ryan Fullerton​
Bow Tie – Mrs Bow Tie​
Ring Boxes – The Mrs. Box

Welcome Gift Baskets by Pink Blossom Events

Since 2006 Pink Blossom Events has, and continues to be, your destination for wedding and event planning in the Northwest. Having worked with our clients over the years to create their custom gifts we opened this service to all in 2016. Using locally sourced products, we (Welcome Gifts by Pink Blossom Events) create a one of a kind welcome gift for your guests attending your wedding, corporate celebration or milestone event. We look forward to helping welcome your guests! Photo by Rebecca Ellison Photography.

Photography by Rebecca Ellison

The Sketchbook Series Seattle

This spring we were delighted to be the official planner for The Sketchbook Series Seattle at JM Cellars. The Sketchbook Series is a two-day creative and educational sketch workshop, founded by Mary Phan, which teaches fellow creative professionals how to leverage sketching as a tool; enabling them to engage with their imaginations and deliver design concepts in an artistic way, while opening the door to creative collaboration with fellow design and creative professionals.

A host of creative professionals joined us at JM Cellars in a beautifully inspired classroom, co-designed by Pink Blossom Events and Gather Design Company. Pink Blossom Events and Gather Design Company conceptualized “An Awakening” to celebrate the coming of spring and all of its bounty.  In a color palette of mustard, yellow, peach, orange, blush, ivory, and white, Gather Design Company created effortless, airy arrangements with the best that spring has to offer:  ranunculus, tulips, garden roses, sweet peas, and blooming plum, quince and forsythia branches.  The design included full blooms as well as more intricate blooms to give workshop attendees a chance to learn to sketch a variety of different flowers.  The range of warm colors was echoed in the velvet table linens from La Tavola, which cascaded down the walls and onto the tables where attendees sat for lunch.  The designers also utilized layering of textures and colors, as seen in the cake by Honey Crumb Cake Studio, the custom backdrop by Gather Design Company, and the paper goods and signage created by Dahlia Press and Letters By Ellen. Blue Rose Photography captured all the details of this two-day event.

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Dearest BreeAnn, Thank you x 1000 for hosting me here in Seattle. I’m blown away by attention to detail and how much thought went into this class. I am forever grateful. Looking forward to two amazing days sketching together! XO, Mary

Wedding Planner & Designer – Pink Blossom Events​
Venue – JM Cellars
Photographer – Blue Rose Photography​
Florist & Styling – Gather Design Company​
Silk Ribbon – Of The Earth​
Specialty Rentals – Fanciful Rentals​
Stationery – Dahlia Press
Calligraphy – Letters by Ellen
AV & Lighting: Bugsie Productions
Gifting: Welcome Gifts by Pink Blossom Events
Hotel Accommodations: Element Seattle Redmond
Decor: Glassybaby

Employee Appreciation Harvest Party

School has begun which means fall is around the corner. The coming of fall has us dreaming of crisp autumn evenings, pumpkins and pie. Today we look back at an Employee Appreciation Harvest Party we had the opportunity to plan last fall. With the promise of a party at the owner’s home if the company reached their ultimate sales goal, the employees took on the challenge and surpassed that goal! With less than a month until the celebration we pulled together a Harvest Party for their sales team and family members that left their guests feeling both appreciated and grateful to be part of a successful team milestone.

As guests arrived at the designated parking lot noted in their invite they were picked up by Butler Seattle shuttles who transported them ten minutes down the road to our client’s home. Guests exited the shuttles and were greeted with a glass of wine and tray passed appetizers as they took in the event displayed in front of them. The upper lawn featured Pumpkin Ring Toss, two Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe Boards, Pumpkin Bowling, Corn Hole, a Paint Your Own Pumpkin Station and a photo booth incorporating cornstalks, haybales and custom props.

Scattered throughout the property were five raffle stations which asked employees and their family to guess the number of harvest themed candies in each jar. Those closest to the correct number were given prizes ranging from an overnight stay at a local casino to tickets to a pro football game. Not bad! These prizes were announced at the end of dinner prior to the start of dessert.                   

Inside the home guests were given free range of the kitchen, deck and game room downstairs. Making their way outside on the waterfront side of the home, a live band playing country and rock hits set the mood. A second bar as well as various options for seating allowed guests to enjoy the music and the beauty of the lake. A bit too cold for swimming but the perfect backdrop for live music!

     

When the dinner bell rang, employees gathered underneath the tent that sat upon our clients tennis court.  Long farm tables adorned with mum centerpieces and pumpkins were on display.

After dinner guests enjoyed root beer floats, mulled apple cider and hot cocoa. Apple, marionberry and pumpkin pies were also a hit!

As guests mingled with coworkers and introduced their family members to their coworkers that afternoon, my clients rejoiced in seeing their employees enjoying a celebration planned solely for their achievements. During the fall inspired dinner one could hear laughter and the joy of a successful collaboration. There were toasts of triumph, talks of future goals and a sense of pride of what one dedicated team can accomplish. The opening of the pie bar capped a sweet sales victory!

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Jessica & Brandon’s Elopement Celebration at The Loft at Russell’s

Jessica and Brandon eloped to Bora Bora and celebrated their marriage with an Elopement Celebration at The Loft at Russell’s! With Russell’s the go to restaurant for any family celebration Jessica and Brandon knew The Loft was the perfect place to hold their reception. Pulling together the tropical vibes of Bora Bora with tropical leaves and the white of winter Jessica and Brandon’s loved ones celebrated with delicious food and wine plus a fun in the photo booth! cream-and-mint-invitation-with-gold-accents bride_and-groom-night-portrait guest-book-non-traditional card-and-gifts-chalk-board russels-catering-and-events details-from-table-setup signature-cocktail-chalkboard-sign wine-bar   room-overview-guests-mingling appetizers guests-mingling guests-mingling guests-mingling groom-speech wedding-food-salmon photo-booth-with-props dessert-wedding bride_and-groom-night-portrait bride_and-groom-night-portrait

Wedding Coordinator – Pink Blossom Events
Venue & Catering – The Loft at Russell’s
Photography – Rebecca Ellison Photography
Lighting – GreenLight Events
Florist – Fena Flowers
Rentals – PLAY Event Rentals, Grand Event Rentals & CORT Party Rental
Photo Booth – Seattle Party Shots 
Chalk Artist – Chalk Boss

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Summit Law Group 20th Anniversary ~ Seattle Event Planner

Twenty Years of Business is a milestone to celebrate and when Summit Law Group hosted their 20th Anniversary Party at Within Sodo they called Pink Blossom Events to plan a celebration to remember! As guests arrived at Within Sodo they were greeted by valet staff Butler Seattle and invited inside where the venue had been designed around the company’s colors of blue, yellow and gray bringing together a modern industrial affair highlighting twenty years of practicing law. Follow along all the fun with images by The Fix Photo Group!

One spectacular floral installation by Floressence!

The party included five different bars featuring a different signature drink highlighting each of the areas of legal service offered by Summit Law Group! How about a “Climate Cooler” courtesy of the Environmental Group?

Working with Crimson Haze we created a museum wall in the Gallery Room that featured three “screens” showing images of Summit Law Group over the years.

Champagne was offered from a champagne dress in the mirror room and a juggler mingled throughout the event entertaining guests.

 

The Lounge showcased an ice luge distributing The Labor Group’s “Time & 1/2” and “Minimum Wage” mocktails along with an espresso bar for those needing a pick me up!

Food stations highlighting the Pacific Northwest were scattered throughout Within Sodo.

As a farewell gift each guest received a gift complete with a custom Liberty Bottleworks and Theo Chocolate Bars.

I can’t thank you enough for making our event TRULY spectacular. I have heard nothing but raves and I know it is largely due to you and your team and your contacts and your tireless efforts. ~ Kristen, Summit Law Group

Event Planner & Designer – Pink Blossom Events
Photographer – The Fix Photo Group
Venue & Bartending – WithinSodo
Florist – Floressence
Rentals – CORT Events, BBJ Linen & Seattle Pedersens
Signage – Chalk Boss
Caterer – Ethan Stowell Restaurants
Valet – Butler Valet & Transportation
Espresso – Espresso Elegance
Lighting & AV – Crimson Haze Event Lighting
DJ – Bamboo Beats DJ
Live Music – The Side Project
Coat Check – Coat Check Complete
Ice Piece – Creative Ice
Entertainment – Animate Objects Physical Theater
Photo Booth – The SnapBar
Restroom – Luxury Restroom Trailers by Privy Chambers
Favors by Pink Blossom Events featuring Theo Chocolate & Liberty Bottleworks