This tropical styled shoot hosted at Tustin Church and venue Unity of Tustin showcases Philippine culture and traditions with a modern twist. Utilizing the natural beauty of the area and adding in tropical elements, Southern California Designer Lovely Steph Creations and Southern California coordinator Magical Moments by Megan brought together an incredible team of vendors that showcased Filipinx heritage.
Grace and John's dreamy Santa Barbara engagement session was a fun-filled day, all beautifully captured by Santa Barbara photographer Ali Beck. The day started off at the iconic Spanish-inspired Santa Barbara Courthouse and wrapped up with champagne at the beach during golden hour. We can feel the love between this sweet couple, and if you keep scrolling you will too!
If you follow Tyler Speier on Instagram, you know two things. He is an incredibly talented planner & designer, as well as witty & knowledgable. We have been obsessing over his "How to be a wedding guest" series so we knew we needed to share it with all of you!
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.
When it comes to your wedding day decor, the tablescape at your reception is one of the most important and fun ways ways to elevate your event and create an impact. Guests will be looking at this for a large portion of the evening, and by using a unique linen that fits your aesthetic, you can start at the little details such as your napkin fold.
This rustic romance was overloaded with feminine and sweet details. The loving couple exchanged vows at the grooms family ranch, Paso Robles private estate El Dorado Ranch.
This sweet couples wedding included a romantic color palette, filled with organic and blossoming blooms by Fresno floral designer The Flora Club - the brides "something blue" was sneakily included within her bouquet.
San Luis Obispo wedding venue The Penny SLO is the perfect space for to get an urban feel in the sweet downtown of old town SLO. This dark and moody design has us embracing the winter time and falling head over heels for the downtown sunset photos. A team of local vendors like San Luis Obispo Event Planner EM Events and Central Coast Floral Designer Myrtle & Branch Floral Co. partnered to help make this day come to life. This styled shoot was captured by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Chris Tack Photography.
This vibrant outdoor wedding at Paso Robles wedding venue Terra Mia Vineyard has us daydreaming of warm summer days. With a traditional Catholic mass the day before at Atascadero Catholic Church Saint William's Parish, this couple had a charming celebration the following day with their closest friends and family, featuring stunning views and an epic dance party that lasted the entire evening.
Whether you have finished all of your holiday shopping, or are still on the hunt for the perfect gift, there are always new products and ideas popping up. We have curated a list of items for the bride-to-be that are sure to please anyone, from the traveler to the homebody, we have you covered!
This sweet couple tied the knot at a private residence in Arroyo Grande, California. All of the intimate moments and smiles were captured by San Luis Obispo photographer Katina Patriquin. With a playful selection of florals with pops of pinks and a mix of dried, this simple design still made a statement. This fun day was all put together by San Luis Obispo event styling & rental company Boho SLO Co. and a handful of other local vendors. Check out the rest of the gallery to see more special moments from this day.
Britney and Riley's gorgeous celebration in the hills of Edna Valley at San Luis Obispo wedding venue The White Barn, smoothly blended timeless design with the natural beauty of the surrounding vineyard setting.
This romantic cliffside elopement shoot is the perfect inspiration for any couple wanting to skip a traditional wedding and have an intimate celebration with your significant other. Shot on the stunning coast of San Diego by Austin Wedding photographer Amanda Noel Photography, this bride was wearing a gorgeous dress by Australian bridal designer Karen Willis Holmes Bridal. Keep scrolling to see more from this sweet shoot.
Jessica and Michael's wedding at San Luis Obispo wedding venue Dana Powers House and Barn is giving us all of the cozy autumnal vibes. With hints of deep reds, burnt oranges and neutral hues, which perfectly matched the vintage feel of the barn. San Luis Obispo floral designer Elegant Details Flowers created blossoming arrangements adding a pop of color to the design. Central Coast wedding photographer Alexandra Wallace captured all of the sweet moments, including the couples intimate last dance of the night, where they had the barn to themselves as guests watched from the outside.
This sweet couple tied the knot at San Luis Obispo wedding Venue La Lomita Ranch and we are loving all of the shots brought to us by Santa Barbara wedding photographer Jeffrey San Juan Photography. This wedding day perfectly ties in rustic charm and chic touches, all set in the beautiful rolling hills of the winery.
This chic celebration at Paso Robles Venue and Winery Niner Wine Estates was a gorgeous love affair planned and designed by Southern California planners Details, Darling. Fresh and blooming arrangements put together by Central Coast floral designer Fluidbloom added a the perfect touch to this al fresco design, along with a creative escort display by Southern California creative designers Wildhouse Ink. This fun day was captured by Southern California photographer Vanessa Tierney.
As the golden rays of sun set across this enchanting property, we can't help but fall in love with this romantic and lush wedding held at Paso Robles venue HammerSky Vineyards.
This chic photoshoot with a twist of country is a fun take on a glamorous, modern wedding. Designed by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Mark Dillon Luna Events, this shoot takes place in an urban setting and mixes in eclectic aspects from the stunning balloon arch and the trendy lounge pieces. Keep scrolling for more of this shoot and to see the beautiful shots taken at golden hour to conclude the day.
Set on the picturesque coast of Malibu at Leo Carillo State Beach, this stunning bridal shoot incorporates an intimate picnic on the beach and a ride along in the coast in a bright red classic car. This charming evening was captured by San Diego wedding photographer Photography by Shea and planned by Los Angeles wedding planner Not Jess a Planner.
Love is in the air and this authentic inspiration shoot is giving us all of the fall feels. Shot in the rolling hills of Edna Valley, planner and coordinator San Luis Obispo Mark Dillon Luna Events wanted to use the natural beauty of the rural land to add a special backdrop to these photos. This beautiful shoot was captured by the lens of Santa Maria photographer Alma Erika photography.
Sydney and Ryan's Tuscany inspired wedding took place in the beautiful hills of Southern California through private estate rental Royal Rancho Bookings. The day was coordinated and the beautiful blooms were arranged by the very talented Santa Barbara event coordinator Tyler Speier Events. San Luis Obispo photographer Cameron Ingalls captured the sweet moments throughout this day and even captured the epic pool plunge at the end of the night. Keep on scrolling to hear more from the bride.
This breathtaking engagement session on the Oceano Dunes featured lots of love and super fun details like a pampas grass umbrella. Brought to you by the lens of Central Coast photographer Katina Patriquin Photo, and details from San Luis Obispo rental company Boho SLO Co., we can't get enough of these photos!
This elegant rustic wedding at San Luis Obispo wedding venue Tiber Canyon Ranch started with a magical ceremony in the enchanted forest, and ended with a beautiful dinner underneath the twinkle lights. Our sweet bride stuck with neutral and pink flowers from San Luis Obispo florist Lori Boe Floral Design which nicely complimented the stunning scenery. With photos brought to you by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Nikkels Photography, you can look at all the details from this dreamy day.
Laura and Kevin's re-tying of the knot took place at the stunning San Luis Obispo venue and hotel Allegretto Vineyard Resort. Surrounded by a select group of family, close friends, and their new little one, this wedding was put together with a lot of heart and ended in a well deserved celebration. From a dazzling dress to a jaw-dropping sunset photo session, this wedding does not disappoint!
The vendors you select to be apart of your big day play a vital role in the success of your event, and while you may have thought you have already covered every single expense, the final payment to show your vendors you appreciate their hard work is by tipping them. Similar to eating out at a restaurant, or getting a haircut, you add on a tip to thank them for their service.
Clare & Alex's classic engagement session in the golden hills of Malibu, California was a fun filled day exploring some of their favorite spots. From hiking in the hills to driving off in a classic car, this engagement session radiates joy and love, and is all brought to you by Southern California Photographer Natalie Bray Photography.
After months of planning and what seemed like a long countdown, the time has finally come and you are a week away from sealing the deal with your significant other. While you were able to get the majority of planning done, there are still a handful of items to check off your list the week before your wedding, but don't worry, because we have compiled a list of to make sure you have these items crossed off!