Here it is! The 12 month wedding planning you've been searching for. Building your dream team of vendors, adding the design elements that make it you, and managing guests and bridal party are just a few elements to planning the perfect day! Read on for the perfect blueprint on just how to stay on track with your planning.
Commemorate your love with your partner with a fun and unforgettable event that represents your relationship in the most personalized and intimate way. For this beautiful couple. that means sparkly cowgirl boots and vintage western flare. In this styled shoot, we highlighted the unique aspects of the new Templeton event venue, The Templeton Mercantile, and all of its country styled glory.
Nestled in the rolling green canyons of Paso Robles lies an intimate and gorgeous winery that's been nurtured to what it is now since the 1920s. From the quality wines to the unique ambiance, the venue holds as a special place for many people, including the newlyweds Tay and Taylor Lautner. The two have a history of attending some of Paso Roble's finest wineries throughout the years, including Booker Vineyard, who then held their wedding after-party. Justin Mcgregor and Josiah Carr with SAMKOMA World event design and photography was there to coordinate and capture the day.
This modern, elegant styled shoot created by Pismo Beach florist Fluidbloom Designs was a stunning representation of what your dream downtown San Luis Obispo elopement could look like. Located at the urban-chic and luxurious San Luis Obispo hotel and venue Hotel Cerro, there were endless photo opportunities for San Luis Obispo photographer Yvonne Goll to capture.
Nisha and Emil had an exquisite wedding day starting at the lavish Hummingbird Nest wedding venue. The generous florals and elegant decor complimented each corner of the luxurious venue. Take in the magnificent details of this wedding captured by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Alexandra Wallace Photography and see how this memorable day unraveled for the bride and groom.
Step into this heavenly California wedding nestled in the forest, located at the ethereal Ventura County wedding venue Hartley Botanica. Every detail was perfectly executed by wedding planner Kindred Weddings and Events, and each moment was full of grace and beauty, captured by Kami Arant Photography.
Bridesmaid dresses have come a long way from the outdated, matchy gowns of the past. Today's bridesmaid dress trends are all about embracing individual style and having fun. From mix-and-match styles to unexpected colors, bridesmaid dresses can be a playful and creative way to add personality to your wedding party. And with so many different styles and silhouettes to choose from, there's a perfect dress for every bridesmaid, making them feel beautiful and confident on your big day. So let's celebrate the bridesmaid dress - a versatile and chic addition to any wedding!
Find the perfect song to start your journey with the love of your life. We have conducted a list of first dance songs that go far in terms of making memories and holding a special place for you and your partner as you represent yourselves as Mr. and Mrs. for the first time on the dance floor.
Capture the post wedding day glow while you can with a day-after photoshoot session with your lovely photographer! San Luis Obispo photographer Samantha Josette Photography was there to catch gorgeous photos of the happy just married couple after their special day in Palm Springs, and each moment is just adorable!
Step into this gorgeous retro wedding at Palm Springs with Chelsey and Shane, who succussefully embellished the dramatic landscape of Palm Springs with disco balls and jaw-dropping bridal designs. As extravagant as the day was, it was an intimate, 25-person event that showcased the couples love and personality to a T.
If you're looking to master simple elegancy in an intimate wedding, Dani and Drew are the perfect example as their wedding day had subtle details that spoke volumes for their lovely day. Located at the San Luis Obispo wedding venue Casitas Estate, Monarch Wedding and Event Planning helped them orchestrate this beautiful day while San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Alexandra Wallace was there to capture every stunning detail.
Jump into an exciting day with Hannah and Cathan at their dreamy and modern wedding at Rava Wines. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Elle Render Events coordinated all of the gorgeous and fancy boho details and Sefra Kay Photography captured each special moment. I had the pleasure of interviewing the bride about the big day.
Step into the ultimate California dream with these incredibly well executed beachfront weddings. From classically chic to adventurously bohemian, these sweet couples pose effortlessly with the great Pacific as a backdrop.
It's the end of your special day and you're ready to set off and live happily ever after with your new bride/groom. We have compiled some of our favorite "just married" vehicles from recent features. Vintage convertibles can make for the perfect getaway car, unless you'd like to go for a more colorful or modern-sleek means of transportation.
Casey and Alex's charming wedding at the Los Alamos winery and wedding venue Bodega was incredibly classic and chic, adding in delightful details for the guests to relish in throughout the event, including a delectable charcuterie board by QT Charcuterie, a turqoise vintage car to fit in perfectly with the black and white color theme, a pizza truck by Lucca Truck, fun desserts by Haute Sugar Co., and exciting dance floor sparklers to top it all off!
In the heart of Santa Ynez Valley is Rancho Vino Nuevo, where the sun-kissed rolling hills meet California Vineyards, a perfect venue where couples can dream their perfect wedding with an ideal backdrop in Central California.
If dancing under twinkly lights and pine trees with the love of your life is any indication of a perfect night, Jeremy and Rebekah have exceeded all expectations in gorgeous outdoor weddings. Located at the stunning San Luis Obispo wedding venue See Canyon Fruit Ranch, the couple had a night full of love captured by the talented San Luis Obispo photographer Alexandra Wallace.
In honor of the Eras Tour currently in California, we wanted to give delightful examples of how to incorporate your passions into your wedding in a profound and understated way that doesn't drown out the look of your wedding, using Taylor Swift as an example! Watch the wedding of your wildest dreams unfold in the most enchanting way by including some gorgeous details that only you and a select few might recognize.
Nothing beats a dramatic entrance, unless it's an unforgettable exit! Finish your wedding off strong with the ultimate send off surrounded by all your loved ones. We created a list of fun, unique options to inspire you and your bride/groom!
As if the the vintage and iconic Madonna Inn isn't fabulous all by itself, Brittany and Cristina's lavish wedding was both gorgeous and personable. Find colorful inspiration in this wedding with its memorable Met Gala theme and fun personal touches.
Watch Paso Robles wedding planner Elle Render Events turn a quaint beach town event to an effortlessly chic wedding whose details speak incredible volumes for this couple's wedding day. Unique aspects such as having no florals and heavy candle focus, this classy look is inspiring to those looking for an elegant beach balance. California photographer Duey Photography captured each moment beautifully.
Out of all the important wedding look moments, one of the most memorable that can determine your entire look is your hair. Whether it's an elegant updo, an effortlessly flawless wave, or an intricate braid, the hairstyle and makeup's sole purpose is to compliment the dress. There are so many stunning hairdo's trending this year and I had the pleasure of interviewing Lisa with San Luis Obispo beauty salon Beautique Hair and Makeup.
The Danell's had an elaborate, beautiful and classic wedding at the San Luis Obispo wedding venue La Lomita Ranch. There were vintage touches to a modern west coast wedding theme and the vision turned out immaculate. San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Alexandra Wallace Photography was there to capture the special moments.
Step into a garden-like ambiance at the gorgeous Paso Robles wedding venue Rava Wines decorated lavishly for Jacob and Emily's wedding day. Although the venue itself is effortlessly stunning, the vendors made their day incredibly personable and even more elaborate.
This fun, flirty and floral-filled styled shoot is the perfect inspiration for those looking for a modern, disco-themed wedding. With incredible hair and makeup, vibrant florals, bounce houses, and endless disco balls, the shoot turned out to be an incredible display of young love with a vintage style.
Cassandra and Jonathon had a beautiful and classic Santa Barbara wedding at El Presidio. The day was full of delightful details that embellished the already special wedding, including Santa Barbara's charm with their names illuminated upon the downtown Santa Barbara theater marquee and couple photos at the gorgeous mission.
Located in the historic downtown city of Templeton, the Templeton Mercantile holds a unique atmosphere with four different spaces to hold the western saloon event of your dreams. We had the pleasure of hosting a launch party to introduce the venue to the Central Coast event industry. We started the day with a gorgeous styled shoot creatively planned by San Luis Obispo wedding coordinator Zest It Up. The night was full of disco cowboys, vintage flare, delicious bites, decadent desserts, classic honkey tonk music, and unforgettable memories.
On a sunny day within the gorgeous rolling green hills of Edna Valley, Sara and Allie had an unforgettable wedding at the San Luis Obispo wedding venue The White Barn. There is so much love and light in this wedding, with the brides' vision coming to life at each detail of the day. San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Matrimony Media captured the lovely moments.