The design of the day had an organic free flow feel! Greenery dressed the tables, and made for a stunning vocal point in the brides bouquet. Tucked away in lovely Los Altos Hills, Alexandra Wallace captured this Hidden Villa's wedding, allowing us a peek into the intimacy of the day.
We've got a fun one today that's full of historical Santa Barbara charm. Modern and clean lines added to the airy design of the day, while traditional Jewish elements were represented throughout the celebration.
Ellie Koleen is a California-based wedding photographer but loves to travel the world for destination weddings. Her eye for design is evident in all that she does and her ability to capture emotion in each photo is remarkable.
This San Luis Obispo styled shoot will speak to the boho, urban, feminine, eclectic, or all of the above bride. It's hard to believe that this venue exists in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo with its rustic barn and original brick.
Dreaming of your wedding day almost always includes the perfect dress, right? Some brides have been pinning silhouettes, fabrics, and eggshells forever. Some brides, however, want to walk on the wild side of bridal fashion, and we love it! Check out this bridal editorial to inspire the wild hearted.
Cass Vineyard & Winery was the perfect location for this couple to celebrate their love. With flowers like peonies, garden roses, anemones, and ranunculus it was the perfect touch to pull this whole earthy winery wedding together!
Open Fields and the sea were the perfect backdrop for this stunning engagement shoot. Magical, simplistic, and organic sums it up for us.
Chef Thomas Fundaro is the executive chef at SLO Brew Rock in San Luis Obispo, as well as the chef for SLO Brew Gatherings. These gatherings include all special events, particularly weddings. SLO Brew is there for you for the rehearsal dinner to the reception to the send-off brunch. They're happy to help orchestrate the whole weekend or simply bits and pieces of it.
From camping out in yurts to dancing the night away, Allie and Dylan threw a party to remember at Higuera Ranch. What caught our eyes were the fall inspired florals which added the perfect pop of texture amidst the simple design of the day.
True love knows no bounds! This couple's sweet love story plays out perfectly at their Santa Margarita wedding, and was misted with a beautiful rain shower - adding to the romance.
Alyssa + Joven's summer wedding at Terra Mia was filled with soft color and tons of texture. The couple enjoyed their time in the sun and then kicked it into gear for an epic dance party.
Kim Lahargou went from working at a bank, to owning a restaurant, to becoming a well-known Paso Robles wedding florist. We spoke to her to learn what inspired Flowers by Kim and what makes the business unique.
Nestled in the hills of Paso Robles, Vintage Ranch was the perfect venue to host Allie & Adam's Museum inspired wedding. Meaningful details were seen throughout the day, while the design and decorations for the day were suited to something you'd see in a cool downtown museum.
Kaitlin and Cam married in the dreamy hills of San Luis Obispo at La Cuesta Ranch where the rustic vibes of the land became the backdrop, while bright florals took center stage.
Melissa and Chris knew they wanted a wedding to remember, focusing a huge part of their day on their stunning venue, The Cottages at Polo Run. With romantic flair, and timeless details, Sarah Ellefson Photography captures the party!
San Luis Obispo wedding mobile bar and bartending service, The Hatch, offers specialty craft cocktails for weddings and events of all sizes and styles. Hatch owner, Maggie Cameron, shared with us the story behind the mobile bar and the heart behind their process.
Boho Eclectic vibes swept through this incredible Flying Caballos Ranch Wedding in San Luis Obispo. Fox and Plume Photography captures the day, creating magic in the midst of the rain.
Who doesn't love a darling engagement session? Especially when the couple gives you all the cuddle session feels! We love how Alexandra Wallace captured these lovebirds in such an organic and raw way, along San Luis Obispo's coastline.
While we are on the tail end of summer, we are soaking in all the lovely Central Coast weddings from summer's past. This couples vintage flair reflects their big day, filled with heartfelt details, and timeless decor.
Love is in the air at this incredible engagement shoot. Montana De Oro did not fail as a perfect backdrop for this soon to be Mr & Mrs.
San Luis Obispo wedding barn wedding venue Dana Powers House was the perfect setting for this romantic and moody wedding, and rain added an extra element of cozy. Wedding planner and designer Vanessa of Vanessa Noel Events crafted this wedding with perfect details and intentional designs that included both the couple's unique style and family tradition.
And so it was, a colorful, heartfelt inspired wedding for these two lovebirds. Married at The Casitas Estate in Arroyo Grande, with an outdoor ceremony surrounded by family + friends, Christine & Zach tied the knot.
This Santa Barbara wedding was like a Central Coast sunset, unique, bold, and simply beautiful. We were quickly smitten by the choice of colors which created a warm and inviting atmosphere designed by Vanessa Noel Events.
From the bright florals to the stunning grounds of Topa Mountain Winery in Ojai, this wedding will cheer you up on any given day. One of our beloved artists of The Wedding Standard, Sarah Ellefson Photography captured this incredible day.
It was a warm and welcoming day at Rava Wines for this dreamy mauve and dusty gray-blue wedding! The venue set the tone for the neutral decor, while simple and elegant details were spruced through out to complete the design.
What better place to host your timeless fiesta inspired wedding, than at the Santa Barbara Historical Museum. With the natural Spanish landscape of the property to the rich character of the buildings, the historical museum was a winner for this festive wedding created by Vanessa Noel Events.
Setting your wedding budget can be equal parts essential and stressful. While percentages, categorized budgets, and spreadsheets are important, using these key tips help to give you a birds eye view of your expenses will help steer you in the right direction!
Allegretto Vineyard Resort was the perfect setting for this blissful bridal inspiration shoot. The rustic, Tuscan inspired space set the tone, while Embark Event Design focused on bringing in warm hues and bridal focused elements.