Whether you are a local to the area or have arrived to San Luis Obispo county for your destination wedding, 101 Wine Tours has you covered. Check out our day touring three amazing wineries in the Edna Valley for inspiration for your own wedding weekend!
Whether looking for an intimate country side location, a wine enthused region, or the convenience of being along the Central Coast of California, couples from all over have sought after this San Luis Obispo county to celebrate their dream day. With the help of four recent couples of San Luis Obispo photographer, Cameron Ingalls, we were able to hear more about why SLO is the best place in California to have their destination wedding.
When planning a wine country destination wedding don't forget to take your bridal party out for a little pre-party adventure over the vineyard! Fly for over half a mile atop Santa Margarita Ranch's rolling vineyards and see this breathtaking natural landm
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.
With it being a little over a year since the start of the pandemic, we cannot help but reminisce on what a crazy year we have had! 2020 is one for the books that no one expected and we are so excited for things to start looking up again. As always, trends come and go, and there are so many creatives out in the world coming up with new ideas and new ways to wow us. As we thought about the last year, we came across some of the trends we loved (and one's we are not so fond of). We are certain some of these will be sticking around, and we are so excited to see what this decade has to bring us!
Getting to wear my mothers wedding dress was one of the most special experiences of my life. I felt so close to my mom and she was overwhelmed with love and emotion when she got to see me in her dress.
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!
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!
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!
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.
Look no further for the perfect blueprint for your colorful yet timeless wedding inspiration. This sweet wedding day featured lots of fresh blooms, pops of color, and a fun loving couple at the center of it all!
Nestled in the foothills just north of San Luis Obispo, Higuera Ranch is home to gorgeous views, great people, and an amazing space. Written by Shaunna Angell and photographed by Holley Elizabeth for The Wedding Standard's print magazine Volume II, read on to learn all about this special property.
It was a California, modern wedding with the natural landscape of Santa Barbara's Historical Museum. The bride and groom mixed their laid back, and formal backgrounds to create a cohesive design, complete with modern and traditional elements.
When your wedding party is just two, the options are endless! Alexa and Conor's intimate wedding was full of love, laughter, and personal touches - making for an unforgettable day!
This romantic and timeless wedding with touches of mauve and blush and tons of personality was one for the books! With design from San Luis Obispo wedding planner and designer Ciel Blue Events and captured perfectly by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Cameron Ingalls, this day was unforgettable!
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!
This spring, I joined Tyler Speier at Sunstone Winery in Santa Ynez , California and learned floral and event design tips and tricks to help when designing your color pallete, mood board, and overall wedding design.
Looking for that special touch to add to your wedding reception?! consider these 7 amazing beverage, dessert and catering trucks that will make your reception one for the books! Whether you're looking for that speciality cocktail, ice-cream to cool off after the dance floor or the best catering around, this list is a must! These peeps book up quick so get a move on booking them for your upcoming wedding or event! Your guests will be talking about it for years to come!
These Central Coast wedding venues feature epic views and amazing locations - and you can still book them for your Summer 2019 wedding. Check out each of these spaces with unique elements sure to make your weekend unforgettable!
Planning your wedding for a weekend like Memorial Day, Labor Day, or any other extended weekend can be a great way to extend your celebration - but there are a few details to be aware of during your planning process.
This classic and elegant Belmond El Encanto wedding is dressed with timeless details, gorgeous florals, and so much more. Vanessa Noel Events was a rockstar for this couple, helping to replan their wedding after the couples original venue was affected by the Montecito mudslides just three weeks before the wedding.
When a few of The Wedding Standard artists take a road trip down to Joshua Tree, magic happens. This note worthy elopement at Rimrock Ranch is pure gold. Warm tones and unique details created such a cozy bohemian element and we can't get over these stunning florals by the wonderful Idlewild Floral.
San Luis Obispo based travel planner Lauren O'Keefe, of Sweet Mun, shares her ten steps for planning your dream honeymoon!
So, you're engaged (congrats!!!), you've picked a date (getting closer!!!) but now have no clue what to do next?! No fear, we have got you covered. Top wedding and event designer, Danae of Danae Grace Events, gives us three questions she always asks her couples to help them move forward in planning their big day!
This boho laid-back wedding, at the charming San Luis Obispo wedding venue Flying Caballos Ranch, was captured by photographer Dawn Charles, designed by A Lovely Creative, and had catering by Field to Table and desserts by Paper Cake Events to create the perfect day.
A late summer Santa Barbara wedding in the beautiful greenhouse of Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm in Goleta, California was romantic and fun with the couple scooting away from the reception on their vespas.
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is the perfect Santa Barbara wedding venue for an elegant wedding day surrounded by breathtaking ocean views. These two love-birds said "I do" on this coastal slice of heaven while wedding photographer, Anna Delores of Anna Delores Photography captured each detail of their special day! From the chic details to the romantic reception this was a wedding to remember!
Looking for a fun and unique San Luis Obispo wedding venue? Slo Brew The Rock is the perfect spot! With multiple venues available on the Central Coast to offer a wide variety of accommodations, SLO Brew has remained one of California's longest standing brew pubs since it first opened its door in 1988.