• Joyful Trumansburg Wedding with Beer, BBQ and Brides

    Your names: Sage & MoDate: June 22, 2019Venue(s): Silver Queen Farm, Trumansburg NY  “I loved working with Sage and Mo because they were so excited about cake! Our tasting session felt like a fun gathering with friends where we quickly settled on the cupcake flavors and a perfect plan for their top cake – a mix of the […]

  • Colorful & relaxed Newfield wedding

    The Couple: Carlee & RobDate: August 3, 2019Venue(s): Private – A flower farm in Newfield, NYNumber of guests: 220 “Big weddings can be intimidating, but Carlee and Rob made this 200+ person celebration feel simple and stress-free. They were married in the orchard where they met surrounded by their closest family and flowers galore, then opened up their […]

  • Meet the Vendors: Sara Worden Yoga

    With over 500 hours of yoga teacher training under her belt, Sara offers individual and group yoga sessions to students of all abilities. But how does this fit into weddings, you ask? I chatted with Sara about her offerings and her guidance for supporting your wedding planning process with a yoga practice. Read on! What […]

  • Prenups are for Lovers

    Legal disclaimer: The information in this article is for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. You should contact your attorney to obtain advice with respect to any sort of prenuptial or postnuptial agreements, or any other legal matters. Maybe you’ve read through my last post, and noticed that I […]

  • Summer Weddings in the Great Outdoors

    It’s finally summer, and wedding season has begun! Having worked on weddings exclusively in the Finger Lakes, I’ve had time to learn the nuances of events in our region. Those endless Pinterest pictures of summer weddings without a tent in sight? Maybe in Southern California, but this is verdant & lush upstate New York! (Verdant […]

  • Meet the Vendors: Laurin Ramsey of Liontail Press

    Laurin Ramsey is the owner of Liontail Press, an early member of the Sweet Bough Collective vendor community. Laurin helps couples create letterpress wedding invitations and other print materials of all sorts for their wedding! Everything she prints in done by hand on vintage machinery and designed in collaboration with the couple. We met up with Laurin at the studio in Risley Hall on Cornell’s campus where she holds a community fellowship to talk about craft, history, passion, and inspiration. 

  • Holistic Wedding Support

    As a wedding coordinator, I have the privilege of working with couples as they begin their lives together.  It’s important to plan a wedding that reflects both of your values and interests, while respecting your budget – and I work hard to make sure you both feel taken care of on your wedding day.  But […]

  • A Toast to Community

    … and some of the inspiration behind Sweet Bough. A reflection on our first few months of Sweet Bough Collective by co-founder Allison. It’s been just over three months since we officially launched the Sweet Bough Collective website, and exactly 2 months since we hosted our first ever Wedding Showcase. Though maybe Rachel and I didn’t […]

  • Recap: Our First Finger Lakes Wedding Showcase!

    It means so much to us that so many folks took the time to come out and meet our community at the first ever Finger Lakes Wedding Showcase on February 17, 2018. We hope that all of our guests left feeling supported and inspired! We felt incredibly humbled to meet so many couples planning weddings that […]