Real Wedding: Andrea Archambault & Brian Honig

Photos by Lifework Images



NAMES Andrea Archambault and Brian Honig LIVE IN Puyallup OCCUPATIONS She’s a retail manager at Pier 1; he’s an operations manager for a fabrication company HOW THEY MET While roller-skating with a group of friends, they were the only ones not comfortable on four wheels so they spent the evening helping each other stay upright WHAT ATTRACTED HIM TO HER She’s a passionate person with a huge heart WHAT ATTRACTED HER TO HIM He’s sweet and can carry on a conversation for hours, and he’s a great dad PREWEDDING PARTIES She and her friends rented a party bus and toured wineries in Woodinville before dinner at Twist in Belltown; he and his buddies went camping in Moclips NUMBER OF WEDDING GUESTS 150 WEDDING THEME Their inspiration was the movie Moulin Rouge MOST UNEXPECTED MOMENT When their family surprised them by having one of their favorite local musicians, Rosie Thomas, play “You and Me” live during the ceremony SIGNATURE DETAILS A Polaroid picture guest book, and the song that she and her father walked down the aisle to: “Let’s Get It Started” by the Black Eyed Peas ADVICE FOR OTHER COUPLES Eat right away, and wait to talk to people until after that, because it’s a bummer to hear everyone say how great the food was and realize you didn’t really eat—plus, it will give you more energy! WHAT THEY WISH THEY HAD KNOWN AHEAD OF TIME How long makeup and hair would take HONEYMOON Mallorca, Spain


Vendor list

CEREMONY AND RECEPTION Court in the Square, Seattle

WEDDING PLANNER Grace Chorey, Seattle

OFFICIANT Frankie Toves from Champions Centre, Tacoma

PHOTOGRAPHER Lifework Images, Seattle

FLOWERS J Robbins Florist, Tacoma

CAKE Crème de la Crème, Renton

CATERER Court in the Square, Seattle

INVITATIONS Legacy Printing, Puyallup

GOWN David’s Bridal, Tacoma

HAIR Gene Juarez, Tukwila

FORMAL WEAR Men’s Wearhouse


HOTELS Pan Pacific and Silver Cloud, Seattle