Karley and Michael's stunning beachfront wedding has us falling head over heels. Set at the Cambria hotel and venue Oceanpoint Ranch, the same place where Michael proposed, they made sure to bring in soft coastal tones and let the venue speak for itself. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Mark Dillon Events helped coordinate this special day along with rockstar vendors like San Luis Obispo floral designer Aurelia Flora and San Luis Obispo beauty expert Rhyan Townsend. The talented lens of San Luis Obispo photographer Loveridge Photography captured the special moments of this day.
This stunning central coast inspiration shoot, filled with pink-tones and thoughtful details, took inspiration from shapes, making for a dreamy shoot. Santa Barbara wedding designer and coordinator Elyse Events put together this beautiful shoot which took place at Paso Robles wedding venue Rava Winery. Jaw dropping floral arrangements created by Grover Beach florist Elegant Details Flowers adorned the tables and ceremony area.
This beloved couple hosted an intimate micro wedding at the Santa Barbara Hotel Belmond El Encanto that is definitely swoon-worthy. We can't help but fall head over heels for this gorgeous day put together by Santa Barbara event planner Santa Barbara Elopements, including gorgeous florals by Santa Barbara florist Anna Le Pley Taylor and modern calligraphy from Santa Barbara calligraphist Sophia Loves Letters. These gorgeous images are brought to you by Southern California wedding photographer Kristina Adams Photography. Continue scrolling to fall in love with with this sweet elopement!
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.
Epiphany Events is proud to now be offering small & intimate gatherings with some of our favorite venues on the Central Coast. We are honored to be working at the beautiful Hotel Cerro, The Rock: SLO Brew, SLO Brew Lofts & Marfarm for gatherings. These are an all inclusive day for you to have your happily ever after! All of these will include a venue, day of coordination, catering & some service staff. Make your wedding day unique and something your guests will remember for years to come.
This wedding, held at a private estate in Arroyo Grande, incorporated pops of vibrant colors, a horse drawn carriage, and glittery stilettos! Coordinated by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Amanda Holder Events, this day was filled with fun and lots of love. San Luis Obispo floral designer Fluidbloom enhanced the design with bright florals, and the beautiful details were all captured by San Luis Obispo photographer Shannon McMillen Photography. Keep scrolling to see me of this unique wedding day, and for some shots of their fun dance party.
This Big Sur engagement session was filled with tons of laughs and love and topped with a gorgeous sunset. This romantic and moody session based in the grasses and cliffs of Big Sur is brought to you by the lens of Utah photographer Maree Miraglia Photography. Continue scrolling to see the rest of this fun and sweet engagement session.
With a perfect mix of urban elements and timeless details, this inspiration shoot hosted at San Luis Obispo wedding venue The Penny has us swooning! Central Coast wedding planner Embark Event Design helped put together this beautiful springtime shoot including soft hues and jaw dropping florals arranged by San Luis Obispo wedding florist Precious and Blooming. This shoot was all captured by the lens of San Luis Obispo photographer Amber Lynn Photography.
This inspiration shoot curated by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Amanda Holder Events was hosted at the new picturesque San Luis Obispo wedding venue Willow and Oak estate. The talented lens of San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Heather J Keys captured this beautiful styled shoot. From the waterfront ceremony to the rolling hills of the Central Coast in the background, we cannot get enough of this shoot!
If you like pink and dreamy then you have come to the right place! This intimate micro-wedding inspiration took place at the newly renovated San Diego wedding venue Building 177 which used to be an old Naval Library. Filled with pops of pink hues and a perfect mix of modern and boho, Southern California Event planner Girt and Grace Events Co. created the perfect design for this blank canvas for this intimate setting. Santa Ana Floral Designer Lavenders Flowers put together stunning arrangements with pastel tones, perfectly integrating into the colorful day.
When selecting a wedding officiant--professional or not--it is important to keep in mind that the person conducting your ceremony plays a vital role. You want to find someone who knows you, your values, and makes you feel comfortable while engaging your guests.You can have them stick to a traditional ceremony, or make it more personalized (TIP: if you are wanting it more personalized and you are hiring a professional, make sure to get to know your officiant and that they know you!). There are many officiant options from religious officiants, civil officiants, or even a friend or family member, and while you cannot go wrong, below are the roles and some reasons for hiring a professional officiant.
Filipe and Rafael's stunning couple session took place during golden hour in Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara wedding photographer Sarah Vendramini captured the sweet connection between these two who have been together for over 12 years. Continue scrolling to see all of the beautiful shots from this shoot.
Lindsay and Nick changed their wedding plans many times over this past year before deciding to elope, just them, to Catalina Island for a photo shoot in what would have been their wedding day attire.
Carly and Brad's wedding was a heartfelt occasion filled with romantic touches, perfectly setting the mood for their wine country celebration. The day consisted of minimalistic decorations including soft neutral tones, organic florals arranged by San Luis Obispo wedding florist Fern and Foxtail, and the gorgeous backdrop of the private vineyard estate. The Northern California based wedding planners Joyfully Gathered helped bring this couple's vision to life, and it was all captured by the talented lens of Arizona wedding photographer Kaylee Chelsea Photography. Despite a major power outage to start the day off, this wedding is one for the books!
When it comes to your dessert menu at your wedding, there are so many different routes you can take! Traditionally, couples would serve a multi-tiered cake, however today we see many opting for more unique desserts with a lot more variety. From insta-worthy donut walls to dessert tables with loads of mini desserts, the options are endless! Below are 5 dessert ideas we love, however there are so many however there are so many unique alternatives.
Victoria and Max have been together for 10 years and will be tying the knot in October at Paso Robles venue The Fableist. Their sweet engagement shoot took place in the Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach, California and was shot by Los Angeles photographer Desiree Keoshian Photography. They finished off the shoot with a bottle of champagne at the beach as they watched the sunset. Continue scrolling to see more photos from this beautiful day.
Floral design is a very fun element of your wedding day and adds a lot of character to your design. When trying to find a florist and picking your floral design, there is a lot to keep in mind. Selecting a florist who is on the same page as you, in the right budget, and able to bring your dream to life is key to having beautifully designed flowers on your wedding day. Below are some tips to keep in mind when looking for a florist and deciding on your floral design.
Jenny and Sean's January wedding was filled with soft tones and pops of citrus inspired details. The large lawns and oak trees at Creston wedding venue Ella's Vineyard perfectly fit Jenny's vision of a romantic wedding with a country feel. San Luis Obispo event designer and coordinator Zest it Up helped bring this gorgeous day to life with the help of other talented vendors like and Fresno Photographer Ellie Koleen Photography.
Chantéa and Michael are just two people who fell in love and by the looks of these beautiful photos, their love is still thriving! After falling in love in college, getting married, and creating 4 beautiful children, they reached out to Santa Barbara photographer, Sarah Vendramini to capture their everlasting passion!
Jessica and Daniel's intimate Santa Barbara wedding began at the Santa Barbara Courthouse and finished off with a fun rooftop party at the Santa Barbara Hotel Kimpton Canary.This unforgettable day was filled with modern touches and romantic details what are sure to take your breath away. Organic florals arrangements were put together by Santa Barbara Florist Haute Blossoms Floral, perfectly accompanying the gorgeous views, all which was captured by the lens of Santa Barbara Photographer Kate Voda Photography. Central Coast Planner and Designer Embark Event Design organized this sweet October wedding and we are in love!
So what do you do when you're stuck in a pandemic and have to downsize? How do tell people that you can no longer accommodate them without them feeling uninvited? We spoke to a 2020 bride on what that process was like for her!
This stunning styled shoot taking place in the heart of Napa Valley at Napa Valley Vineyard Tre Posti is filled with romantic florals and ethereal design like the gorgeous stationery suite made up by Napa Valley paper goods designer Pirouette Paper. California model and influencer Lombard and Fifth is seen in an eye dropping gown designed by couture wedding dress designer Galia Lahav. This unforgettable day was captured by the lens of Bay Area wedding photographer Olivia Marshall Photography. Continue scrolling for more pretty!
This sweet styled shoot showcased 2021's Pantone colors of the year, a classic grey and sunny yellow. Los Angeles photographer Michelle Tachet Photography captured the fun and flirty moments between the couple and the beautiful details which were put together by Los Angeles designer and florist Charmed Events LLC. Featured in a loft, this elopement shoot gives us the perfect mix of boho and city.
This vibrant boho-styled shoot took is bringing all of the summer feels with bright and warm tones, taking place at the beautiful Santa Clara County venue Fortino Winery. Hylary and Jason from Bay Area floral design company H & J Flowers created alluring pieces with peachy oranges and pampas grass, making this the perfect look for a boho bride! California wedding photographer Jaydon Nolasco captured the beautiful details of this day--keep scrolling to see more!
With it being a little over a year since the start of the pandemic, we cannot help but reminisce on what a crazy year we have had! 2020 is one for the books that no one expected and we are so excited for things to start looking up again. As always, trends come and go, and there are so many creatives out in the world coming up with new ideas and new ways to wow us. As we thought about the last year, we came across some of the trends we loved (and one's we are not so fond of). We are certain some of these will be sticking around, and we are so excited to see what this decade has to bring us!
Whitley and Josh's wedding took place at Avila Beach venue Port San Luis Lighthouse on a gorgeous sun filled January day. The sweet couple met in San Luis Obispo and chose to this frequently visited location their wedding venue, surrounded by close family and friends on their special day. Whitley handmade the beach themed decor that was displayed which was accompanied by simple white florals. The fun and intimate day was all captured by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Poppy and Vine.
Like many other 2020 couples, Christina + Maria had many hurdles to jump over while planning their day amidst a global pandemic! Captured perfectly by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Milk + Thistle, read on for perfectly romantic pandemic wedding inspiration!