We are a community of caring artists and venues who are ever committed to helping our couples have their dream wedding. Especially if those dreams have to get a little bit altered! We are problem solvers, we are innovators, strategists, networkers, adaptable, light on our feet and heavily skilled. But most of all we are LOVERS. We truly love, love, love our couples, and we even love those fellow artists we work with each weekend.
Let Rhyan Townsend, San Luis Obispo hair and makeup artist , guide you through tips and tricks for dreaming up your wedding day look - an incredibly important part of your day! Read on for key beauty elements, and fashion inspiration all set in San Luis Obispo bridal shop Moondance Bridal.
Cocktails, anyone? Check out this post for pro tips on how to create craft cocktails, and include them in your wedding day! Written by San Luis Obispo bartenders Sidecar Cocktail Co, and photographed by Mirelle Carmichael and featured in The Wedding Standard magazine Volume II.
Los Alamos wedding venue The Station, and accompanying ranch and vineyard property Ranchos de Ontiveros hosted an inspiration shoot inspired by all things romantic and boheamian. Read on for an incredible wedding inspiration from Los Alamos wedding vendors.
What began as an idea to capture and convey the beauty of Presqu'ile Winery's new hilltop wedding ceremony and reception site through the lens of Amber Lynn Photography and Fox Jump Cinematics, quickly transformed into an unforgettable creative project. Words, planning & design from Sarah, Embark Event Design, captured by Amber Lynn Photography.
As the misty grey day greeted the evening, the timeless and effortless bride and groom gathered with their 35 guests along the central coast of California for an intimate elopement celebration. Their romance tied up in bubble blue, aged bronze and organic seaside elements exchanged their vows cliff side along with a luxurious backdrop of food and wine, making for a casual yet romantic washed ashore evening.
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.
California's Central Coast is filled with the color palette of golden yellow, rich rust, taupe, and splashes of blue. The true interpretations of the wild grasses and mustard growing on the hills, sands of the beach, bright sky, and deep ocean provided the perfect pallet to inspire this design.
Kicking our Mondays off with this rainy day, wedding set in the country side of Atascadero at The Barn at Old Morro. The barn's structure and design is quite idyllic and offers a wonderful canvas for whatever approach you want to take for event.
When the bride is up for a colorful wedding, you know you are in store for some jaw dropping florals. San Luis Obispo wedding planner Vino Fiore Events brought together a show stopping wedding, from nailing the floral design to the flow of the day!
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.
This inspiration shoot is full of sunset tones and light colors to beat any winter blues. Read on for design inspiration from an amazing group of San Luis Obispo wedding vendors at San Luis Obispo wedding venue Biddle Ranch and Vineyard.
An introvert with a penchant for '70s yacht rock, Malik is a quiet storm. He is soft-spoken and eloquent, though not particularly loquacious - a trait which makes him an amazing wedding DJ, maybe even the best. Written by Ashlee Phillips.
Edna Valley hosts some of the most beautiful weddings, with backdrops of vineyards, barns, and countryside magic. This wedding was no exception.
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!
Intimate, organic, and personal sums up this incredible wedding captured by San Luis Obispo wedding photographer Fox and Plume. Set on the couple's stunning property at Toro Creek Farms, this bride and groom tied the knot with their closest family and friends, followed by a reception and a 150 ft table for all their guests to celebrate at.
This black and white wedding was full of love and laughter from beginning to end! Adorned with luscious greenery and lots of modern design touches, Kelsey and Emilie's wedding day at San Luis Obispo Wedding Venue Oyster Ridge will inspire simple and fun loving couples.
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!
Take a look into bridal trends for 2020 with this neutral toned bridal editorial shoot. Dresses from San Luis Obispo bridal shop Moondance Bridal paired perfectly with accessories from Untamed Petals made for a fun studio style inspiration shoot, captured by San Luis Obispo Wedding Photographer Amber Lynn Photography.
The Wedding Standard community came together for an amazing night of curated food and wine experiences, with touches of intentional design showcasing a great new Paso Robles wedding venue!
San Luis Obispo wedding florist Kellye Clifford of Precious and Blooming shares her knowledge, expertise, and inspiration behind her blooming business.
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.