why i eloped

Bigger isn't always better -- just ask these couples.
Planning a wedding is a ton of work -- anyone who tries to tell you otherwise probably isn't telling the truth. That's one
We decided to elope simply because we felt weddings have lost the art of being about love. Not all, but many turn into a
This is the second marriage for both of us, so neither of us felt inclined to throw a big bash.
We both always imagined getting on a plane, flying off to a luxe destination like Fiji, getting married on the beach, and celebrating there. No part of me ever envisioned a big wedding.