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Cameron and Christiane's desert elopement was anything but traditional, yet completely romantic and authentic. When COVID-19 threw every obstacle their way, Christiane and Cameron pivoted to create the day of their dreams, reimagined. Read on for tips & tricks from the couple on how to make your wedding day wonderful amongst challenges.
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.
Kelsie and Cody's sleek and modern wedding at Rava Wines was full of talented San Luis Obispo Wedding Vendors! From photography by Kristyn Villars to bar services by Copper and Crystal, these local vendors came together to create Kelsie and Cody's dream wedding. Full of autumn tones of copper and cream to dark and moody with the most decadent black cake made by Papercake, this couples inspiration was brought to fruition.
This breathtaking editorial draws on the natural beauty of the San Luis Obispo wedding venue Biddle Ranch Vineyard to create a whimsical and romantic inspiration shoot. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Brooke Nicole Events took inspiration from fruits like peaches, apricots, and melons to create a feminine and elegant feel which was all captured by San Luis Obispo photographer Kelly Williams.
There are plenty of styles to choose from when it comes to hairstyles for your wedding day. Whether you are endlessly scrolling through Pinterest or looking for inspo from celebrities, choosing a hairdo can be stressful! From romantic curls to textured low buns, or the classic half-up half-down style and pony tail, brides pull off all different hairstyles. We have put together a list of 20 different hairstyles to consider for when you say your "I dos."
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!
Looking for the perfect barn to host your wedding? From rustic to romantic, barns have become very popular for weddings of all types. The Central Coast is home to a handful of stunning barns that we love. Keep scrolling to check out some of our favorite San Luis Obispo barn wedding venues.
Lipstick check! Make sure you have all the necessities for your big day on hand. Read on to see our list of must haves!
These high school sweethearts tied the knot at the stunning Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa with an outdoor ceremony under the grape arbor. We can feel the love with all of the gorgeous shots captured by San Luis Obispo photographer Chromatic Collective. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Amanda Holder Events helped create a special day for the couple by incorporating small and meaningful details that brought together the families' traditions.
Happy Valentine's Day Everyone! Today we get to take the time to show our friends, family, and significant others how much we love and appreciate them. Whether you will be on your own this year or planning a cute dinner date, there is always time to celebrate love!
Ladies, it's that time of year. Stores are stocked up on chocolate, plush toys, and heart-shaped everything. Whether you plan on snuggling up with your significant other, or are anti-Valentine's day, you can never go wrong with a Galentine's celebration. And what makes for a fun night in with the girls? Movies! Even better, movies about weddings. We have compiled 15 of our favorite wedding movies to binge with your gals this Galentine's day. From movies that will make you laugh to ones that will make you cry, this list has it. Now pop some popcorn, get cozy and let the binge begin!
Leslie Knope said it best, "we need to remember what's important in life: friends, waffles, work," and with that being said, Happy Galentine's day! It is officially February 13th which means it is time for you and your closest BFFs to celebrate your friendship. This special day was made trendy by Parks and Recreation character Leslie Knope, whose favorite day of the year consists of breakfast and ladies celebrating ladies. I don't know about you, but she had me at friends and waffles! In honor of this special day, we have gathered some inspiration for fun ways to throw the best galentine's day party.
Rachel and Connors intimate eclectic ranch wedding was a one-of-a-kind celebration filled with bohemian and southwestern inspired elements. Decorated with handmade projects, details designed by small businesses and unique thrift store finds, the sweet couple made sure to incorporate features that represented their love for books, all things vintage, and even took some pieces from their home.
As your to-do list as bride-to-be continues to grow, we understand the stress of not only having to find your perfect dress, but also help the lovely ladies who will be standing by you on your big day find their dresses. These are the ladies who have been there for you through it all and are ready to be there for your special moment. Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry, we've got you!
An oyster bar is the perfect way to welcome guests & serve an authentic al fresco mean fitting for any California wedding. Read on for inspiration on how to pull this off with style.
T'era and Davion's minimony was filled with lush florals, sentimental accessories, traditional African attire, and more. Every detail was embodied with sweet sentiments and were crafted from pure talent. Read on to hear about their surprising love story and how they planned a picture perfect ceremony in just two months.
This perfectly foggy San Francisco engagement session is full of love & laughter! Alana and Greg spent a few years living in the city prior to getting engaged, and will always have fond memories of their time spent there. Follow along as Ellie Koleen captures their love with this romantic and fun engagement session!
Look out world - this beautiful editorial shoot produced an amazing team featuring three new San Luis Obispo wedding vendors is a show stopper! Natural, bohemian vibes and pops of color made this design stand out, proving that an urban wedding can be romantic too!
This French Colonial inspired editorial shoot from Sandcastle Celebrations features a unique take on color and vintage elements, all captured perfectly by Alexandra Wallace at The Cass House
Danielle & Bodie's wedding day filled with deep colors, a unique ceremony arch and lovely signage is the perfect guide for any bride who want's to put a modern spin on a vineyard wedding.
Paso Robles urban wedding venue The Piccolo provides the perfect niche space for couples who want to tie the knot in style! Read on for urban & romantic wedding inspiration perfect for a fun loving couple!
Being a rooftop venue in Pismo Beach, overlooking the majestic Pacific, the Inn at the Pier is truly a one of a kind venue for your wedding celebration!
When it comes down to it, your ring choice should reflect the style that you love most and the symbol of your love.
San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Sarah Kathleen combines formal & authentic with this engagement session at Bishop's Peak. Read on for dark and moody engagement inspiration!
Shannon and Devin had the ultimate swoon worthy wedding fit for the rodeo loving souls. Every detail was hyper curated to this couple's wild love for one another! Read on to hear about their love story and wedding vision.
Santa Barbara wedding photographer Sarah Ellefson captured this epic love story at sea in the most perfect way! Read on for inspiration on how to say "I Do" in the most romantic setting.
When it comes to elements of your wedding day that guests are sure to remember, music is key! Partnering with a wedding dj who will help curate the perfect playlist is great, however having a great framework will help add your personality to your wedding day music.