Alderbrook Resort Wedding: Kristen and Claudio’s Coastal Celebration
In the serene beauty of Hood Canal, Washington, Kristen and Claudio chose Alderbrook Resort for their wedding. The couple sought the expertise of Molly from Seattle’s Bridal Bliss to transform their vision into reality. Their chosen theme was a soothing sea blue with vibrant pastel accents. A combination that perfectly complements the scenic surroundings of the Alderbrook Resort. A venue that was recently crowned the best destination wedding spot by Seattle Brides Magazine.
Getting Ready at Alderbrook Resort’s Waterfront Cottage
The day began with Kristen and her bridal entourage getting ready at the charming waterfront cottage on the property. Amid Hood Canal’s glistening waters, the ladies enjoyed champagne, heartwarming slideshows, and thoughtful gifts from the bride. Transforming Kristen’s vision into reality was the talented Beauty Artist, Jen Lagers, who skillfully crafted her hair and makeup.
As the momentous occasion unfolded, Kristen’s mother played an invaluable role in helping her into her exquisite wedding gown. The bride’s bridesmaids erupted in joyful cheers when they laid eyes on Kristen for the first time in her dress.
A Waterfront Ceremony With Colorful Blooms
The couple’s wedding ceremony unfolded against the backdrop of the Alderbrook Resort’s waterfront lawn, adorned with an array of vibrant blooms meticulously curated by the talented Leah Erickson. Amidst the tranquil surroundings, Kristen and Claudio exchanged their heartfelt vows, sealing their love in the presence of their cherished guests.
Following the heartfelt “I do’s,” the newlyweds and their loved ones gathered on the Cottage Lawn for custom cocktails and delectable appetizers. As they caught up with loved ones and the couple themselves, guests enjoyed breathtaking views of Hood Canal.
A White Tent Reception for Albderbrook Resort Wedding
The grand celebration continued as the reception unfolded beneath a resplendent white tent. Lush greenery adorned the tent on the Courtyard Lawn of Alderbrook Resort. The couple and their guests came together to share a sumptuous meal prepared by the skilled catering staff at Alderbrook Resort. The highlight of the evening arrived as Kristen and Claudio cut their exquisite three-tiered cake. A masterpiece lovingly created by the bride herself.
As the night progressed, the festivities transitioned seamlessly to the Olympic Ballroom. Guests enjoyed an epic dance party that was orchestrated by Bamboo Beats. The celebration was a whirlwind of joy, laughter, and dancing, marking the beginning of Kristen and Claudio’s incredible journey as husband and wife.
In the serene embrace of Hood Canal, Kristen and Claudio created cherished memories as their Alderbrook Resort wedding day filled with love, laughter, and unforgettable moments merged with the beauty of the Pacific Northwest.
Photography: Alex Lasota Photography | Wedding Venue: Alderbrook Resort | Planning, Coordination & Design: Molly of Bridal Bliss | Florals & Design: Leah Erickson Floral | Cinematography: Kyle Olthoff | Wedding Dress Designer: Maria Farbinni | Wedding Dress Boutique: L’ Fay Bridal | Beauty: Jen Lagers | Catering: Alderbrook Resort | Grooms Attire: The Black Tux | Transportation: Starline Luxury Coaches | Table Top and Furniture Rentals: CORT Party Rentals | Cake Artistry: Kristen Little | DJ: Bamboo Beats