Kindred Oaks Elopement + Small Wedding Feature | Austin Photographer Kelly Cameron

You can have a gorgeous wedding while keeping things small.  Things like the guest list, your budget, and… your stress level. When I found out that Kindred Oaks offers a small wedding package, I might have done a few backflips.  Partnered with their sister company, ZuZu’s Petals, they provide the venue space, florals, luxury honeymoon suite, […]

Casual Elopement at The Vineyard at Florence | Elope in Austin | Vineyard Elopement

Two Springs ago, Valerie+Stephen enjoyed one of the most peaceful getaways of their lives at The Vineyard at Florence.  And although they made a pact never to return to the same place -their bucket list is too long- when they decided to get married the only location that resonated in their hearts was The Vineyard […]

Simply Elegant Elopement at Tres Lunas Resort | Hill Country Elopements | Kelly Cameron Photography

When you want to elope in the Texas Hill Country -where wine flows and hospitality is at its best- Tres Lunas Resort is at the top of the list.  Combining an elopement package where all your details are covered with a luxury honeymoon experience, owners Carol+Craig make it easy for couples to say “I do” with […]

What Is An Elopement?

Good question. Traditionally, when couples eloped it was tinged with a hint of scandal.  Running away to get hitched without any family or friends involved, just the necessary witnesses and officiant.  I think of Pride & Prejudice -how Mr. Wickham and Lydia ran off with the pretense of eloping to Gretna Green (the nearest place […]

Should I Elope In The Summer?

This is Texas. Summer here can be…unrelenting.  BUT it also has its perks. For those who work with a traditional school schedule (either as a student, in academics or with school-aged children) you have that blessed break in your schedule to plan, celebrate and honeymoon. Many venues offer discounts for Monday-Thursday weddings (that’s a year-long thing) […]

Amanda+Rhett’s Little Elopement in the Woods | Cottage Woods Inn Wedding | Texas photographer Kelly Cameron

Once upon a time there was a man named Rhett who met a woman named Amanda.  They sparked, they sizzled, they fell madly, deeply in love.  They made a beautiful little girl together and became a family, along with Rhett’s two other gorgeous daughters.  Then one day, in the company of family, coordinated by a […]

Why Are Weddings So Expensive? How to Save, When to Splurge. | Elopement and Small Wedding Planning Tips

You’re looking for an elegant, pretty, pinterest-infused detailed wedding, but with a far more palatable price tag, right?  Something simple, still gorgeous, with quality pictures, lovely florals and an experience that makes you less stressed. Most brides who contact me are just like you.  They want a beautiful day with an eighth of the price […]