Scouting the Field - Great Venues in NYC for a Gay Wedding

We were thrilled to be asked by Next Magazine to give the rundown of some amazing locations in New York City for gay weddings.  Gay wedding planning in New York is super fun in the right venue...check out this article to read more about my top picks.  More

Michael and Erik Elope in NY

Michael and Erik came to us from Michigan with a small group of friends and family.  The booked the Destiny Mini package and we set a NYC elopement date for late February.  Given the unpredictable weather this time of year, we upgraded the package to include a small indoor ceremony at a boutique hotel (with gorgeous rooftop terrace).   When Michael and Erik arrived in NYC, Rhen met them and helped them pick up their marriage license (and gave them an impromptu tour!)  More

Todd and Scott's Wedding

Scott and Todd are always in motion.  With one house in New York but living between Atlanta and Chicago, our time together was limited so we packed their trips to New York City full of meetings to plan their big NYC gay wedding.  They chose to get married at the Ritz-Carlton Battery Park because years ago when they first started dating, they had a memorable date at its former Rise bar.  The Ritz is a beautiful property with stunning views of the Statue of Liberty.  The ballroom is versatile and fun but we sought to transform it from a hotel ballroom into something truly special.  More

Happy New Year from 14 Stories!

It's been a truly incredible year for marriage equality (and for our business!)  Here are some things we are grateful for and excited about from 2012, in no particular order:  More

Jason and Dimitri's New York City Gay Wedding

The week of Hurricane Sandy was one of my most professionally challenging weeks.  We had worked very hard for six months on an extraordinary New York City gay wedding for two amazing men, Jason and Dimitri.  We were in the home stretch, the last week of the wedding, when we all heard that Hurricane Sandy was going to be serious business.  More

Gay Weddings in New York Weddings Magazine

We were honored to be featured in New York Magazine's wedding issue once again, this time sharing some gay wedding etiquette and data from the Gay Wedding Institute.  A few of our couples were also interviewed!  Check out the story below!  More

Scenes from Our Central Park Gay Weddings

Our Destiny New York elopement package is very popular - check out some scenes from our elopements this year...  More

Gay Wedding Fatigue? Never!

Check out my response on Huffington Post to the New York Times article about gay wedding fatigue.  More

Happy Anniversary New York!

Wow, I can't believe how quickly time passes but it's been exactly one year since New York State legalized same-sex marriage and we announced our plans to open the New York office!  We are thrilled by our successes in New York and are working on some truly amazing gay weddings with the kindest, loveliest couples from New York and many other states.    More

14 Stories and the X-Men Wedding at Midtown Comics

Andrew from our New York team was very involved in the gay wedding at Midtown Comics in New York City this past Wednesday to celebrate the X-Men gay wedding comic.  He was the wedding planner for the event and by all accounts, did a smashing job.   Check out Andrew and the two adorable grooms, Scott and Jason from Ohio!  More