Seattle Bride's Best of 2023 - The Winners

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The results are here! Seattle Bride's annual awards program, Best of 2023, honors the most innovative and creative talent in the Washington wedding industry! These winners were chosen by their peers through an open voting process held online and were revealed at our Best of 2023 Awards Gala on Tuesday, June 20th at Block 41. Read more about the event here.


Best Wedding Planner - Harlow Events

Finalists: Bridal BlissYour Perfect Bridesmaid


Best Floral Designer - Sassyfly Luxury Events

Finalists: Emerald City FlowersJBK Weddings and Events


Best Rentals - CORT Party Rental

Finalists: Grand Event RentalsPedersen’s Event Rentals


Best Invitations - Sablewood Paper Company

Finalists: Enora Creative Co.Perfect Press


Best Calligraphy - Honest Calligraphy

Finalists: Creative by SofiyaKrisanna Elizabeth


Best Photography - Sarah Anne Photography

Finalists: Gina Paulson PhotographyJenn Tai and Co.


Best Videography - Best Made Videos

Finalists: Emerald Media VideographyOchoa Wedding Films


Best Photo Booth - Orion Entertainment

Finalists: 321 FotoLuxe Booth NW


Best Ceremony Music - Michael Benson Band

Finalists: Puget Sound StringsWindsong Trio


Best Band - Oncore

Finalists: Blue Wave BandMichael Benson Band


Best DJ - Bamboo Beats DJ

Finalists - Integral DJsOrion Entertainment


Best Lighting & Audiovisual - Crimson Haze

Finalists: Bellevue LightingLightsmiths


Best Caterer - Shooby Doo Catering

Finalists: Herban FeastTuxedos and Tennis Shoes Catering


Best Bar Service - Tipsy Trailer

Finalists: Cameo Mobile BartendingParty on the Rocks


Best Cake - The SweetSide

Finalists: Honey Crumb Cake StudioMorfey’s Cake


Best Desserts - Trophy Cupcakes

Finalists: Aha Party Co.The SweetSide


Best Bridal Boutique - The Dress Theory

Finalists: Blue Sky BridalLovely Bride


Best Custom Gowns - Luly Yang

Finalists: Leiren DesignsPorsche Nikia


Best Formalwear - Sew Generously  

Finalists: IndochinoJ.Hilburn


Best Jeweler - Green Lake Jewelry Works

Finalists: Alvin GoldfarbValerie Madison


Best Wedding Hair & Makeup - Kayla Kollection Artistry

Finalists: IM ArtistrySalon Maison


Best Spa Services - The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa

Finalists: Le Spa de l’hotel LotteThe Spa at Willows Lodge


Best Officiant - Another One Ties the Knot

Finalists: Annemarie JuhlianGrace MacLeod, Officiant Grace


Best Transportation - Butler Seattle

Finalists: A&A LimousineBritish Motor Coach


Best Hotel Venue - The Edgewater Hotel

Finalists: Lotte Hotel SeattleThe Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa 


Best Wedding Night Hotel - The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Finalists: The Edgewater Hotel, The Four Seasons Seattle


Best Country Club / Golf Course Venue - The Golf Club at Newcastle

Finalists: Broadmoor Golf ClubThe Club at Snoqualmie Ridge


Best Historic Venue - The Hall at Fauntleroy

Finalists: AXIS Pioneer SquareRoche Harbor Resort


Best Urban Venue - Seattle Art Museum

Finalists: AXIS Pioneer SquareBlock 41


Best Winery Venue - JM Cellars

Finalists: Chateau LillNovelty Hill Januik


Best Outdoor Venue - The Hall at Fauntleroy

Finalists: Jardin del SolParties on the Terrace


Best Waterfront Venue - The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa

Finalists:  Dockside at Duke’sThe Edgewater Hotel


Best Resort Venue - Roche Harbor Resort

Finalists: Alderbrook Resort & SpaSalish Lodge and Spa


Best Destination Wedding Venue - Alderbrook Resort & Spa

Finalists: Crystal Mountain ResortRoche Harbor Resort


Best Rehearsal Dinner Venue Dockside at Duke’s  

Finalists: CanlisJM Cellars


Best Intimate Venue - Parties on the Terrace

Finalists: CathedralThe Ruins


Best Southeast Washington Venue - Abeja

Finalists: Harmony MeadowsTin Roof Barn


Best Northeast Washington Venue - The Farmhouse on Green Bluff

Finalists: Karma VineyardsLairmont Manor


Best Wedding Show - Weddings in Woodinville

Finalists: Seattle Wedding ShowMy Snohomish Wedding Tour


Best New Vendor - The Social Co.

Finalists: Tipsy TrailerTo Wag and To Hold


Best Overall Vendor - Dsquared Hospitality  

Finalists: Bridal BlissShooby Doo Catering


Member of the Year - Jenn Tai & Co.



Best Photo

Editor's Choice, Best Photo - Sound and Sea Photography

Best Bouquet

Editor's Choice, Best Bouquet - Fleur Studio

Best Catering

Editor's Choice, Best Catering - Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes

Best Ceremony Design

Editor's Choice, Best Ceremony Design - Distinctive Design Florist

Best Event Design

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Best Event Design

Editor's Choice, Best Event Design - Kaleb Norman James & O'Malley Photographers

Best Real Wedding

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Best Real Wedding

Editor's Choice, Best Real Wedding - Alyssa & Cody Plaiss

Best Cake

Editor's Choice, Best Cake - OLGA PYSKO