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
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.
Not sure where to go on your honeymoon? There's so many options and may seem like a really tough decision when choosing the perfect getaway. Taking into consideration your personal interests as a couple and possible bucket list activities can help narrow down the options. We chose 13 great locations that you will definitely want to consider.
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.
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!
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!
While many couples look for venues in their hometown or close city area, some look to take their weddings to other dreamy destinations. Staying in California, Christina and Ian found a slice of paradise on Catalina Island. See their wedding now!
What information MUST your wedding invitations include? When do they NEED to be sent out to your guest? If you need help putting your wedding planning mind at ease when it comes to sending out invitations, you're invited to use our wedding invitation check-list!
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!
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!
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.
This fashion-forward couple made sure to incorporate both urban and whimsical design, including a unique mix of bridesmaid dresses that stole the show, and even a sheet cake that featured a photo of the couple with their sweet dog.
Kylie and Andrew are joy-filled, and fun-loving, and their wedding reflected all that and more! When it came time to plan their wedding, San Luis Obispo's The Penny was the only venue truly meant for them keeping things playful, eclectic and spunky. Anya McInroy Photography so sweetly captured the day, leaving no detail out! Make sure to keep scrolling to read more about the couple and their inspiration behind the day.
This neutral tropical boho inspired wedding is such a whimsical one! Santa Barbara florist, Boho Chic Dreams truly brought together the brides dreams of statement pieces, from the altar piece to the brides bouquet.
While the wedding is about celebrating you and your fiancé, hosting a bachelorette party is about celebrating the bride-to-be before their upcoming married life. Whether a small lunch or a weekend celebration, the central coast makes a perfect destination to host your bachelorette party.
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!
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.
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.