A Tartan Week Wedding in the Big Apple!

Sarah Ritchie Elopement, NYC Wedding Pros, Readings & Vows, Uncategorized

t’s Tartan Week in New York City—the annual time to celebrate all-things Scottish, featuring a colorful parade along Sixth Avenue.  And, we at Simply Eloped, honored Scotland with a wedding of an adorable couple at the Bethesda Arcade! Jacqueline and Alasdair came with the bride’s parents and niece for a once-in-a-lifetime elopement in the Big Apple.  While they had considered …

To Us!

Sarah Ritchie Uncategorized, Your Ceremony

The little touches makes the ceremony, whether it is telling the couple’s romantic story, describing what’s special about the rings, or drawing out meaningful religious or cultural customs. Earlier this summer I delivered a simple, small ceremony for an out-of-state couple at a sentimental place in Central Park.  I told their story, drew their friends into the ceremony, and provided wedding …

Family Heirlooms Enhance Rituals

Sarah Ritchie Real Stories, Wedding Ideas

The other day, I was lucky enough to participate in a “surprise” 20th wedding anniversary vow renewal. A thoughtful and romantic husband from Canada surprised his wife by arranging a last minute holiday to New York, to celebrate their anniversary. He found me online, and we schemed to create a sweet ceremony in Central Park. There were several moments when it …