Planning a Small DIY Elopement in Hawaii

Planning a Small DIY Elopement in Hawaii

How to plan your Hawaii wedding “DIY style”: helping you have your dream elopement on the islands while spending smartly. We’ve listed out some tips for getting married here. There’s three things we value most: 1) telling the truth 2) thoughtful purchasing and 3) deep relationships.

Denise & Adam - An Intimate Wedding in Waimea Valley

Denise & Adam - An Intimate Wedding in Waimea Valley

Denise & Adam got married in La’ie on the North Shore of Oahu. They started their day off by seeing one another; alone and at the banyan tree next to Turtle Bay. It was simple, it was tender, and very intimate. You’ll see the anticipation in Adam’s face below as Denise approached closer to him and he heard the crunch of her steps. After their small ceremony, they wanted to take a little “road trip” up the North Shore to stop by some of their favorite spots together.

Moments from Midwest Weddings

Moments from Midwest Weddings

That beauty is humanity: the love, the support, the encouragement, the mundane (i.e. the three groomsmen video recording Mary Meg & Alex’s first dance), the “loss” of your daughter or son to marriage, the crazy dance floor shenanigans, innocence, warmth, and a heck of a lot more!

Nikki & Jarred get Engaged (before Eloping to Hawaii!)

Nikki & Jarred get Engaged (before Eloping to Hawaii!)

These two will be getting married right down the street from us in Hawaii next spring, so we were stoked to hang out and document this season of engagement for them at the place they met.