We hope you get to spend part of your day fixated on this captivating spring-inspired bridal editorial designed by San Luis Obispo event designer Brooke Nicole Events. Clean lines and whimsical touches dance their way throughout this shoot, from the painted baby's breath, and the floral "cloud" above the table created by floral genius Brooke Edelman Floral Design! This shoot has pure magic written all over it. Take a peek at everything Ashley Rae Studio captured.
While we're are in the midst of Spring we are swooning over all this pastel goodness at this Paso Robles Wedding! San Luis Obispo florist Adornments Flowers let us in on some details of the day, letting us know that each guest was given a flower from the "Flower Stand" upon the entrance to the tented reception.
This well thought out wedding made our hearts skip a beat. We can't wait for you to keep scrolling, but for now picture this, a stunning Santa Barbara wedding venue, artful blooms by Idlewild Floral Design, and a couple deeply in love. On this special day, Grace and Robbie decided to have Onyx & Redwood bring their vision to life, complete with a staircase dripping with flowers for the ceremony, and a reception where some guests were dining under olive trees. Ashley Ludaescher was able to capture the the day in imagery that is sure to stand the test of time.
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 choosing how you're going to style your hair for your wedding, it seems like the possibilities are endless. Making it an overwhelming experience to narrow it down to just one hairstyle, but do not worry any longer. We collected a few inspirational bridal hair looks you may want to copy!
Justin and Chelsea tied the knot on a perfect summer night on the grounds of Livermore wedding venue, Murrieta's Well. Bride Chelsea was born with an eye for design and the heart of a planner. With the help of their coordinator, Justin and Chelsea were able to bring their wedding vision to life with mauve, peach, and neutral tones, effortless flair, and personal touches.
Sharing wedding vows can be one of the most meaningful traditions you choose to incorporate into your special day. However, heartfelt speeches in front of all your attendees might not be the ideal choice for everyone. If you're looking for an alternative option, we suggest private vows.
Let's pop the champagne for this beautiful engagement shoot at San Luis Obispo Montaña de Oro! We just can't get enough of Megan & Andrew's love for each other paired with such a romantic sunset. This sweet moment was captured by talented San Luis Obispo photographers Poppy and Vine Visual.
A truly one-of-a-kind type of love! View this vibrant pride editorial shoot designed by San Luis Obispo Wedding Designer MDL Events in coordination with an array of vendors who support the LGBTQ+ community. See how love radiates from a beautiful set of images!
Summer is here and along with it comes sunshine, lush greenery, and warm-weather. When it comes to a traditional summer wedding color palette, we normally lean towards bright oranges, yellows, pinks, and blues - imagine watching the sunset on a tropical vacation - however there are many other colors that can be used and still create that summer feeling.
Creating a warm welcome to your special day for your guests just got a lot more creative. Seating assignments can be a great way to let your guests know just how much they mean to you. Keep scrolling for a few fun inspirational seating charts!
You may never come across a bolder type of love until you view Amy and Nima's outdoor summer wedding at the San Luis Obispo venue, Flying Caballos Ranch.
Nathan and Vanessa's charming Paso Robles wedding was located in the beautiful Terra Mia Vineyards.The couple's ultimate goal was to share a fun night accompanied by family and friends to celebrate their love for each other. San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Austyn Elizabeth Ford captured just that! These photos will have you blushing for days!
If you are planning on serving cocktails at your wedding, it can be fun to add your own little twist to it to really make it personalized. Similar to the wedding decor and food, what drinks you serve your guests can help set the tone for the evening, so make sure to select something that fits your vision!
Even after the wedding ceremony transitions into a party, all eyes should be on the bride. With a perfectly selected little white dress, it can be easy to remain the most stylish and eye-catching person in sight. If you're curious about what the coolest brides might be wearing to their after party, take a glimpse at a few of our top picks.
Luxury picnics have been trending and we are loving every second of it. The pop-up picnic has been taking over all sorts of celebrations from birthday parties, baby showers, bachelorettes and bridal showers. This is a cute and fun way to gather with a smaller group in a more laid-back and comfortable setting, while still keep all of the fun decor!
Allison & Austin's engagement shoot is the perfect example of a relationship filled with love and a fun time. This sweet Santa Barbara engagement session was captured by Santa Barbara photographer Sarah Vendramini Photography, just keep scrolling to see more of the charming pictures of these college sweethearts!
Summer is in full bloom and we are just loving all of the florals. Whether you are looking to add a touch of color to your elegant wedding cake or choosing an abundance of exquisite colors, we think tying in your wedding day flowers will be the perfect accent for your cake.
With Father's Day right around the corner, we have been thinking of the father-figures in our lives and ways to incorporate them on your big day. While we love a first look with your future husband or wife, we are all for adding in a first look with your dad or father figure (and don't worry, you can do both first looks!).
San Luis Obispo is a major hotspot for destination weddings, with its scenic views, beautiful beaches, and cute downtown. With its numerous wineries and local farms, this Central Coast town is also home to some of the most beautiful barns to host your wedding at. Keep scrolling to see our top barn venues in the area!
With any wedding comes many meaningful and heartfelt moments, from the exchanging of vows to the first look, however one of my personal favorites is the father-daughter dance. Traditionally following the first dance, there are plenty of heartfelt songs to choose from for this dance, from upbeat, to slo, to country.
A minimoon, as you might guess, is typically a smaller version of the traditional honeymoon. Whether you go for a shorter length of time or stick closer to home, these are a great way to celebrate and relax with your parter, as well as great excuse for a vacation. While there are plenty of popular destinations sought out by all sorts of travelers, the Central Coast of California is a great option to add to your list. Keep reading for minimoon destinations along the Central Coast.
At most weddings, flowers are a key component to the days design and will set the tone for the overall aesthetic. Incorporating a floral installation into the mix is a trend we stand by and is sure to make your wedding really pop! From chandeliers, walls, and entryways, there are many ways to think out of the box with installations. Keep scrolling to see for some of our favorite floral installations put together by a handful of talented creatives!
This Morro Bay proposal captured by Katina Patriquin is giving us all the butterflies. From the simple picnic set up to the look on the bride's face when he pops the question, our hearts are warm and our eyes are pleased. This is one you want want to miss!
There is something magical about a wedding in the Spring - as the world wakes up from the cold winter and begins to bloom, new life is sprung about creating an effortless and romantic feel to the day. From soft pastel hues to dainty details, there are so many ways to embrace the beauty of Spring on your special day. Here are five of our favorite ways to enhance the natural beauty that spring has to offer at your wedding.
Your mom has provided you love and support throughout your life which has brought you to this moment. Just like yourself or your bridal party on your big day, it is important that your mother is looking and feeling her best. They have watched you grow into the wonderful adult that you are and will be by your side through the wedding day as well. We have gathered some of our favorite outfits for your mom to wear at your wedding for all different styles, prices and attires.
The design of this inspirational editorial shoot was in perfect harmony with Paso Roble's Hammersky Vineyards, showing off the properties classic white structures and stunning landscape. San Luis Obispo event designer Embark Event Designs curated an incredible day leading us to jaw dropping table scapes, to simple and classic portraits of the couple shot by destination wedding photographer Creative Ninety Three. Every detail was well thought out including Bloom's by Morgan's floral designs, dressing the day with so much texture and beauty. We're pretty confident you're going to fall in love with this one.
Queue all the heart eyes for this cliffside engagement session featuring a stunning landscape and a smitten couple. What more could you ask for in a breathtaking shoot?! Amana Noel Photography captured the session with so much intentionality and awe. Keep scrolling whether it's for inspiration or to find refreshment in some gorgeous shots.