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.
Bring in the barn, boho and bouquets! Luke and Lindsey had an elegant and colorful party to celebrate their engagement. They incorporated personable pieces of their history as a couple and spent their night with loved ones at the San Luis Obispo wedding venue, The Penny.
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.
One of the most beautiful moments in a significant event are all of the details in between and the moments leading up to it. In fact, some say the anticipation of your big day is half the fun of it! We are here to help you romanticize every detail leading up to your wedding day. One of these big details is the engagement party and rehearsal dinner. Aside from finding the wedding dress of your dreams, shopping bridal outfits for all the other festivities in the year can be just as exciting. But what to wear, you ask? We have found some gorgeous pieces put together by a few sources including the ever so chic San Luis Obispo bridal shop Untamed Petals.
It's the third day of spring and we are ready for the warm weather, whimsical florals and wondrous fairytale-like weddings. Our 2023 wedding trend predictions are already exceeding our expectations, and we can't wait to see what this Spring has in store. These spring trends are blooming with creative details, pastels and decadent treats that look like they were created straight from a garden. Fall in love under a willow tree, share intimate moments on a porch swing, show off your long lacy dress, and embrace the the spring sun!
Transform your wedding day into a wedding weekend with an unforgettable rehearsal dinner. Half the fun of a major event is the anticipation of it, which makes the day before just as enchanting as the day of! Nick and Anneke hosted their rehearsal dinner at San Luis Obispo event venue The Penny. Adorable decor tied into an industrial and chic venue, drinks, snacks and celebration with their loved ones made for the perfect start to their most memorable weekend.
Planning your dream wedding can be both exciting and overwhelming. We want to make it as blissful and easy as possible for you by showcasing the wonderful vendors of the Central Coast. Once your venue, catering, music, and planning is all set, what is the one thing that brings the entire day together? AKA the cherry on top of a decadent wedding cake? The answer is stunning, delicate florals. There are so many incredible florists on the Central Coast that have top tier flowers, ranging from funky, unique and vibrant to classy, chic and timeless. Whatever your taste is or the theme you're going for on your big day, these florists have what you're looking for and make sure your day is blooming with love.
It's one of our favorite months of the year - love month! February is the month of love, a time for Valentine's Day and emphasizing the importance of love in our lives. Some folks prefer to separate the iconic month and day from their own celebration and anniversary, but for those who are all about big statements and iconic gestures should consider getting married during love month. Why? It's the perfect excuse to celebrate your love all month long, rather than just one single day. Keep reading for inspiration!
Let the honeymoon stage last all year long and into Valentine's Day! Whether you're looking for a fancy night out, a cozy night in, or an extravagant weekend, we have curated a list of charming Valentine's Day dates to spend with your new spouse.
There's nothing quite like intricate details, dramatic florals, elegant dresses and the rolling hills of Malibu. If you're looking for wedding inspiration with beautiful bohemian-like details, this styled shoot is the perfect gallery. I had the pleasure of interviewing the photographer about their vision and how what brought this shoot to life.
There's nothing more magical than marrying the love of your life in a snowy winter wonderland. Those who can appreciate the dichotomy of California know that there is much more to it than it's gorgeous beaches and rolling green hills. There's mountainous moments with stunning snowy sceneries that anyone could take advantage of in the winter season. We have come up with some of the wonderful ways you can achieve a successful winter wedding.
The 2023 wedding bells are ringing and the Pinterest boards are refreshing! We recently gave our two cents on which wedding trends we are leaving behind in 2022. The exciting news is that when one door closes, another door opens! We have done some research into what some of the best wedding planners predict for this year.
What's a better way to ring in the new year than joyously celebrating with all of your loved ones on the best day of your life? A New Years Eve wedding is highly desirable to some people, and there's no surprise to why. Crossing the threshold into marriage at the same time as a new year could feel like the ultimate new chapter. This popular idea can have many beautiful moments, however it can have its trials as well. We came up with a list of pros and cons to having a New Years Eve wedding.
Time to kiss 2022 trends goodbye! Wedding trends are constantly evolving, and we are excited to retire the old and leave room for the new, exciting trends that are coming to the industry! We have done our research and discovered what some of the best wedding planner's takes are on what's going out of style and what we should leave in 2022.
Level up your holiday dinners with the perfect table setting. There are many ways to accentuate your table depending on your holiday taste. We have discovered the core elements to make your dream holiday table a reality. Luckily we have incredible coordinators and designers to give us the perfect inspiration.
Finding the perfect wedding gift for newlyweds isn't always easy. It's normal for the bride and groom to curate a wedding registry, which can be incredibly useful and convenient for both the couple and the guest, but sometimes receiving something personable sparks an excitement for their new life together. We found a short list of wedding gifts that are both advantageous and meaningful.
Looking for a small token of appreciation to gift your guests on your wedding day? We chose these great ideas that we know your guests will think of your wedding even after time passes. To check out the thoughtful list of ideas, keep scrolling!
Grazing tables are the next best thing to charcuterie boards and gives your guests the option to pick up food at their leisure! They're a crowd favorite because they're a simple way to cater to everyone's needs and perfect for any season. You can get as creative, the possibilities are endless!
If you want to skip to the moment where you jump for joy in a hotel room after your wedding, sadly, we can't help with that. However, we can help you narrow down the endless choices of hotel venues in the Central Coast. View some of our favorites to see if your venue is waiting for you!
November is a time to give thanks and recognize those that mean the most to you, which makes it a great opportunity to incorporate Thanksgiving inspired ideas in your fall wedding! We gathered 5 ideas that are going to wow your guests from food to decor!
Finding a live musician for your special day can be intimidating. I had the opportunity to interview Central Coast singer / songwriter Dave Tate about his story and the important aspects and advice of performing at an event or wedding day. Keep scrolling to read more about Dave and all he has to say about performing at weddings and events!
Compartmentalize your wedding day with two different dresses! After party bridal dresses are trending more than ever and it's no surprise to why. Nothing compares to the Cinderella-like feeling every woman gets when they walk down the aisle in their dream wedding dress, but having that feeling all over again AND being able to dance more freely and comfortably at your reception / after party? Yes, please! Ranging from classic, sparkly and chic to feathery, funky and boho, the creativity with these fun and beautiful dresses is endless.
Giving a speech is a big honor but can be very nerve wracking! You want to make your toast memorable, but for the right reasons. Let us help you with some pointers on what to focus on and maybe what to skip on, to wow the crowd!
A flat lay is one of the most popular types of wedding detail shots, and they may feature anything from wedding stationery to flower arrangements to wedding rings. In these one-of-a-kind detail shots, they should attempt to include everything unique about you and your significant other while summarizing your wedding day. If you're stuck on what to tell your photographer to include in your flat lays, view the inspiration below!
Getting prepared to walk down the aisle is a big deal, so you need to make sure your getting ready experience is perfect. The location can make all the difference, so view 5 of the Central Coast's best and most photographable getting-ready locations.
Need help figuring out what you're supposed to wear to your next wedding? Wedding dress codes and figuring what to wear can be a difficult task, which is why we came up with a fun guide to make life simpler! From black tie to a tropical wedding, we've got you covered!
If you're considering an intimate moody wedding to celebrate your fall nuptials this is the ideal time to do so! By strategically coordinating your wedding planning elements with a moody color palette or dark table settings this trend can range from an elevated goth feel to ultimate romance. We chose four elements to focus as you plan your mysterious and elegant celebration!