Glorious Sites for a Fall Wedding

At the Grace Mayflower Inn, fall weddings get the classic treatment.

The months of September and October are officially America’s favorite time to get married, which makes a lot of sense. Humidity is on the decline, the trees are ablaze with color, and you can decorate with mini pumpkins and grapevines to your heart’s desire. Our latest post on observer.com showcases a trio of wedding sites […] Read more »

Best seaside wedding resort in Maine; and flower dogs are welcome

It may be February, but we’re already dreaming of summer days in Maine, and weddings rich in oceanside breezes, butter-drizzled lobster, and sunset cocktails. Inn by the Sea, in Crescent Beach, Maine (just across the bridge from Portland), combines the facilities of a luxury resort—posh pool, sensual spa, award-winning restaurant, and flat-screens in every guest […] Read more »

One great destination wedding idea: tasty favors from Vervacious, Portland, ME

Here’s a wedding favor that’s practical, pretty, and packable: spices and rubs from Vervacious, an artisinal provisioner in Portland, Maine (there’s a branch in Freeport, as well). Their locally-blended finishing salts, peppercorn blends, and seasonings, all packaged in chunky glass vessels, are inspired from the owners’ extensive travels: Oaxacan mole, Tunisian zataar, Sicilian sumac salt. […] Read more »