A courthouse wedding with a bed and breakfast bash #Wedding Porn#bride in pants#courthouse#lesbian weddings#LGBTQ#maryland#orange dress#short hair#simple wedding#washington-dc October 10 2012 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits This week we're celebrating intimate weddings with destination elopements, cozy city hall vows, and private romantic ceremonies. It's the warm fuzzies on a smaller scale. Today we've got Lauren and Gretchen, who rocked a private courthouse ceremony and then a bed and breakfast party with lots of friends and family. Lauren is crafty and made all the details for the wedding including the card box sign, topiary and butterfly centerpieces, and mason jar photo holders. Jessie Mary Photography captured the couple and their guests at both locations, including the gorgeous B&B located an hour outside of D.C. The ceremony was attended by their immediate family and closest friends. After the ceremony, everyone went for ice cream! Related Post Courtney & Kelly's tarot and caricatures travel-themed wedding Travel, food, and FUN: these are the ingredients of this loving and adorable wedding between two gorgeous ladies. Add in some cost-saving measures, the shoe... Read more The reception was held two days later at a B&B surrounded by rolling hills and horses. They rented the whole thing for the weekend. Take a peek at the rest of this casual and lovely courthouse and bed and breakfast wedding over at Jessie Mary Photography. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS A feminist's struggle (and secret loophole) with an impending proposal NEXT Danni & Zach's intimate backyard burlap-covered wedding Show/Hide comments [ 7 ] This wedding is SOOOO darn lovely!!! Congrats ladies, and here's to a million and 1 years of love and happiness 🙂 Reply Beautiful! Reply So sweet! And I love that rainbow bolero. Reply ooo, ooo! This is exactly what we're planning! More details, please! What did you and your guests do all weekend at the B&B? FH is worried about that (although I'm not particularly). Sounds wonderful! Reply PLEEEAAASSEEE tell me there will be more on this wedding!! Reply cute, cute, cute! i'm lovin the rainbow shrug/bolero! Reply Thanks for all the love! Just to clarify…my beautiful wife Gretchen is the crafty one who made all of the items on display and the rainbow shrug 🙂 I'm sure she will respond with more details on all of her hard work. I'm a very lucky lady and Jessica's photos truly capture the fun and love that encompassed our events. Best to you all! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.