elopement wedding planning

Planning + Preparation

The blogosphere is bursting at the seams with wedding advice, but elopements have their own unique considerations. From crafting a simple ceremony for two, to destination friendly dresses, we’ll guide you through the practical elopement planning tips and tricks that’ll make your wedding a breeze.

Elopeonomics: How Much Can You Save by Eloping? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Elopeonomics: How Much Can You Save by Eloping? (INFOGRAPHIC)

It’s no secret that you can save yourself major coinage by ditching the big wedding and opting for an elopement instead, but just how much? As it turns out, a small fortune! Couples in the U.S. are spending a record amount of money on their big day according to The... read more
19 Surprising Celebrity Couples Who Eloped

19 Surprising Celebrity Couples Who Eloped

Bright lights, big names, small weddings. If you’re thinking about eloping, consider yourself in good company. Check out these stars who opted out of invitations, bridal parties and fancy fetes in favor of an intimate elopement… 1. Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart,... read more
What Does It Mean to Elope? The Definition has Changed

What Does It Mean to Elope? The Definition has Changed

  elope /ɪˈləʊp/, verb eloped, eloping, elopement   To run away secretly for the purpose of getting married with one’s intended spouse; to marry in a quick or private fashion, especially without a public period of engagement. Eloping often conjures up ideas... read more
How to Create an Elopement Budget and Save Money

How to Create an Elopement Budget and Save Money

  Champagne ceremony on a beer budget?   Most every wedding guru and guidebook will tell you that you need to create a working budget ASAP in your planning process, before you get bogged down in all the details of your big day. After the initial swooning and... read more
11 Steps to Plan Your Destination Elopement (INFOGRAPHIC)

11 Steps to Plan Your Destination Elopement (INFOGRAPHIC)

Pick a destination, plan your elopement and be on your marry way… So you want to elope abroad, but aren’t sure how or where to begin? While it’s easier to plan an elopement than an elaborate wedding, there are still a few decisions to make and details to work... read more
7 Convincing Reasons Why You Should Elope

7 Convincing Reasons Why You Should Elope

  Congratulations, you’re getting married! You’re probably wondering where to begin. Maybe you’ve shared your news and sized your ring but you’ve got oh-so many other tasks and decisions ahead of you. The struggle is real. You’ll be booking a venue, drafting a... read more
Welcome to Elope Abroad

Welcome to Elope Abroad

Hooray! Huzzah! High Five! Elope Abroad is finally here! Welcome to Elope Abroad- the site that empowers you with the information and inspiration you need to elope anywhere in the world. This is where your journey begins! It is with much anticipation, excitement and a... read more