Amanda and Matt's wedding, held at Santa Margarita wedding venue Oyster Ridge was filled with romantic and bohemian touches, stunning views, and lots of love. Keep scrolling for more photos, captured by California photographer Josie Elle Photography, and to hear more from the bride herself on their special day.
This sweet couple's rustic and classic wedding, hosted at Santa Barbara wedding venue Circle Bar B is filled with simple and heartfelt details, with each one thoughtfully curated by Central Coast wedding planner Embark Event Design. Organic and fresh blooms by Santa Barbara floral designer Haute Blossoms Floral adorned the tables and brightened up the space. After crossing multiple hurdles, this couple finally got to celebrate their special day with all of their loved ones. The happiness and love was all captured by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Amber Lynn Photography.
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.
This fairytale wedding which took place at the romantic Paso Robles hotel and Venue Allegretto Vineyard Resort features bright blues, gorgeous blooms and stunning views. Coordinated by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Amanda Holder Events and all captured by the lens of San Luis Obispo photographer Vinh Nguyen Photography. Keep scrolling for more from the special day!
From the beautiful coast to the stunning Santa Ynez mountains, Santa Barbara is a great place to get married. This picturesque and charming town hosts numerous venues that are sure to fit your needs and help create your dream wedding. We have curated a list of 24 of our personal favorite venues located in or around Santa Barbara.
Along with the beautiful blooms, the yummy food, and the great, company, the music at your wedding plays a large part in setting the mood of your big day. From walking down the aisle, to dancing at the end of the night, there is music for each moment of your day. We have put together a list of some of our favorite songs for all of these special moments to give you inspiration and help you create your perfect playlist.
Tucked away in the beautiful mountains in Big Sur, California, this romantic and intimate fall elopement is one for the books. The beautiful bride got ready at the California hotel Ventana Big Sur with her hair and makeup done by San Luis Obispo hair and makeup artists The Queens Bees. All planned by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Embark Event Design and captured by California wedding photographer Laura Rae Photography. The stunning florals for created by San Luis Obispo wedding florist Wilder Floral Co. which accompanied the incredible views.
Lindsay and Jesse's fun filled Malibu engagement shoot had gorgeous views and lots of love. Captured by Los Angelas photographer Kathy DeNinno Photography, the sweet couple opted for popping a cold one over popping champagne. Keep scrolling for more of this beautiful engagement session!
This cabin, Santa Margarita Airbnb Whisper Valley Ranch, is located in the rolling hills of Santa Margarita and offers stunning views and an intimate location. This is the perfect location for small gatherings such as engagement parties, rehearsal dinners and bachelorette weekends. Take a peek at the beautiful styled shoot below which was put together but a handful of incredible local vendors. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Zest It Up designed and coordinated this styled shoot and focused on creating a design that allowed the natural surroundings to speak for itself. Continue scrolling to see the beautiful gallery shot by Fresno wedding photographer Ellie Koleen Photography.
This styled shoot which took place at the incredible Santa Ynez wedding venue Sunstone Winery features pops of bright yellow and golds, paired with romantic and timeless details to create a beautiful summer shoot. Hosted by the talented Styled Shoots Across America and designed by Houston based Wedding Planner Heather Benge Events, this shoot had a powerhouse duo to put together a fantastic day. The florals were designed by San Diego floral designer Parker & Posies and San Diego floral designer Blush Botanicals and it was all brought to you by the lens of Fresno Wedding photographer Megan Helm Photography.
On wedding day, the mother of the bride (and groom) play a big role in lending a helping hand to the couple and their needs. They helped you pick out your perfect dress and now it is time to do the same for them! Finding a dress that perfectly suits their style and personality while complementing your wedding design is a fun and easy way to make the mom's feel beautiful as well on the big day. While having your mother's dress complement your design is important, do not be afraid to branch out with playful styles, colors, and patterns. Check out some of the stylish looks below for inspiration on the many different options!
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.
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 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.
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.
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.