Yesterday we gave you the run-down on planning a same-sex wedding in Maryland and Maine. You were quick to point out that, as of Thursday, gay Washingtonians now have the right to marry too.
Worry not! We wouldn't leave our readers in Washington state hanging. We created a whole new list of vendors and venues for couples about to tie the knot in the only west-coast state where it is legal. Congratulations!
Click through the slideshow to view our picks and then share your own in the comments.
Seattle, WA: Lesbian-owned <a href="http://www.jubilee-seattle.com/">Jubilee Event Engineers</a> is already experienced in planning same-sex ceremonies. They also get the thumbs-up on <a href="http://www.purpleunions.com/el/j/jubilee-seattle.html">Purple Unions</a>.
Tacoma, WA: <a href="http://snuffins.com/">Snuffin's Catering</a> is gay-friendly according to <a href="http://www.gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=e1a4315012f0d651&x-tab=rev&p=2">GayWeddings.com</a> and has <a href="http://snuffins.com/what-we-do/weddings">sample menus</a> online to help you plan your wedding food as soon as... now.
Pasco, WA: <a href="http://www.simplifiedcelebrations.com/">Simplified Celebrations</a> is an award-winning florist and is vetted by <a href="http://gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=e269d9c9b6cc04a0">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Seattle, WA: We had to include <a href="http://jennygg.com/">Jenny GG</a> in our list after we saw <a href="http://jennygg.com/weddings/seattle-wedding-sole-repair-adam-kevin">this</a> same-sex wedding ceremony she recently shot. You can also check out her endorsement on <a href="http://gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=5661088cb49e0068">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Seattle, WA: <a href="http://www.newchapterweddings.com/">New Chapter Weddings</a> believes in <a href="http://www.newchapterweddings.com/marriage-equality/">marriage equality</a> and has experience planning same-sex weddings. It's also approved by <a href="http://www.purpleunions.com/usa/washington.html">Purple Unions</a>.
Puyallup, WA: <a href="http://kingsleysdimensionaldesserts.com/">Kingsley's Dimensional Desserts </a>is gay-friendly and well-equipped to make tasty treats for all weddings according to <a href="http://gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=f608f83644689348">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Seattle, WA: <a href="http://www.duoscatering.com/#!home/mainPage">Duos Catering</a> is owned by couple Josh Cooper and Benjamin Jury, who are now in the middle of planning their own wedding! They're working to <a href="http://o.seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2019640817_marriagenext09m.html">create a network of businesses</a> to help same-sex couple with their Big Day plans.
Spokane, WA: <a href="http://www.glovermansion.com/">The Glover Mansion</a> is a popular venue for LGBT events, including same-sex ceremonies. They also have solid reviews at <a href="http://www.gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=4af8827b22a1d9f8">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Seattle, WA: <a href="http://www.edgewaterhotel.com/seattle-wedding-venues.aspx">The Edgewater</a> hotel is <a href="http://blog.seattlepi.com/seattlepolitics/2012/11/09/edgewater-angling-for-gay-marriage-trade/">looking forward</a> to hosting same-sex weddings in their six (yes, six!) on-site venues.
Seattle, WA: Award-winning photographer <a href="http://photojj.com/">Jenny Jiminez</a> has experience capturing same-sex weddings—and good reviews on <a href="http://www.soyoureengayged.com/vendor-list/photography/photography-by-jenny-jimenez/">So You're Engayged</a> to prove it.
Seattle, WA: <a href="http://www.elementsinbloom.com/index2.php?v=v1">Elements in Bloom</a> makes outstanding arrangements for all weddings according to <a href="http://www.gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=ac228b923162c7a1">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Renton, WA: <a href="http://www.cakesbycremedelacreme.com/">Cakes By Creme de la Creme</a> is an approved baker by <a href="http://www.rainbowweddingnetwork.com/component/mtree/united-states/washington/seattle/the-reception/cakes--decorators--caketoppers/cakes-by-creme-de-la-creme?Itemid=">Rainbow Wedding Network</a>. They also have open cake-tasting parties!
Seattle, WA: Photographer <a href="http://www.daniweissphotography.com/portfolio/weddings-gay-lesbian-lgbt/">Dani Weiss</a> has 24 years of experience and over 20 same-sex weddings under her belt. She's backed by <a href="http://www.gayweddings.com/wwvendor?vid=10baa1f1f6e51ffc">GayWeddings.com</a>.
Seattle, WA: Francis Michael Lee has been officiating commitment ceremonies for some time as <a href="http://www.theweddinggentleman.com/">The Wedding Gentleman</a>. He's now <a href="http://www.theweddinggentleman.com/lgbt-commitment-ceremonies/">pleased</a> to be able offer his services for same-sex weddings too.