This modern, elegant styled shoot created by Pismo Beach florist Fluidbloom Designs was a stunning representation of what your dream downtown San Luis Obispo elopement could look like. Located at the urban-chic and luxurious San Luis Obispo hotel and venue Hotel Cerro, there were endless photo opportunities for San Luis Obispo photographer Yvonne Goll to capture.
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.
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.
Darci and Blake had an enchanting vision in mind when planning their wedding day. An adorable California beach town, an elegant and soulful venue paired with a modern chic details, and a bride who knows everything to know about florals, makes for a beautiful day. The wedding was held at the Cayucos wedding venue Cass House, coordinated by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Vanessa Noel Events and captured by the wonderful Fresno photographer Ellie Koleen photographer. I had the pleasure of hearing from both the bride and the photographer about the day.
You can feel the romance in this Spanish styled Thousand Oaks Wedding. Karina and Gustavo tied the knot on a glorious sunny day and every detail was made perfect by their talented vendors. The venue was dripping in white florals by Ventura florist Blooming Events by Terry and the day was captured by Los Angeles photographer Kiernan Michelle Photography.
There's nothing quite like intricate details, dramatic florals, elegant dresses and the rolling hills of Malibu. If you're looking for wedding inspiration with beautiful bohemian-like details, this styled shoot is the perfect gallery. I had the pleasure of interviewing the photographer about their vision and how what brought this shoot to life.
Emily and Dan's wedding day was pure elegance. Located at the stunning Paso Robles wedding venue Terra Mia, the day was peppered with classy and romantic details at every corner. Everything was executed perfectly by their talented vendors including San Luis Obispo wedding coordinator Blush and Twine Event Designs, Paso Robles wedding florist Mauna Floral, and San Luis Obispo photographer Kristyn Villars Photography. I had the pleasure of interviewing the bride about the big day.
One of the best parts of SLO county are the endless unique locations. After starting the day perfectly at the modern and luxurious San Luis Obispo vacation rental SLO Brew Lofts downtown SLO, Kayley and Mitchell made their way to the stunning historical San Luis Obispo Mission to get married. From there, they continued their celebration at the aesthetically pleasing, chic San Luis Obispo wedding venue The Penny. The couple were also able to sneak away for some gorgeous sunset photos down the street to have San Luis Obispo's rolling green hills as a backdrop. I was able to interview the bride about the special day.
Enter a world of beautiful live oak trees and modern design surrounded by nature. Courtney and Chris had a relaxed backyard California wedding inspired by the Italian countryside at the peaceful wedding venue and winery Bodega Los Alamos. Put to life by talented vendors including Cambria florist Golden Heron and San Luis Obispo wedding coordinator Emily Peirce, the day held subtle elegance that spoke volumes. I had the pleasure of interviewing the bride about the day.
There's nothing more magical than marrying the love of your life in a snowy winter wonderland. Those who can appreciate the dichotomy of California know that there is much more to it than it's gorgeous beaches and rolling green hills. There's mountainous moments with stunning snowy sceneries that anyone could take advantage of in the winter season. We have come up with some of the wonderful ways you can achieve a successful winter wedding.
There 'ain't no mountain high enough' for Michele and James. 19 miles on foot, 14 hours hiking, 10 speeches, 2 days, and one bride and groom makes for the most beautiful wedding you'll ever see. Michele and James tied the knot on a glorious mountaintop after a long trek on an enchanting hike.
The 2023 wedding bells are ringing and the Pinterest boards are refreshing! We recently gave our two cents on which wedding trends we are leaving behind in 2022. The exciting news is that when one door closes, another door opens! We have done some research into what some of the best wedding planners predict for this year.
If your dream wedding is a large property with rolling hills, ocean views behind the ceremony and ending the celebration in a rustic countryside barn surrounded by pine and eucalyptus trees, then the Cayucos wedding venue Swallow Creek Ranch is for you. Jess and Juan got married on top of a majestic mountaintop that looked out at the Cayucos ocean.
Cristina and Kyle tied the knot on a gorgeous fall day in Arroyo Grande, California. The property is full of enchanting oak trees, giving the wedding a perfect photo backdrop for every core memory, including the mariachi band and glow sticks on the dance floor. The details of the day were executed perfectly by Central Coast wedding planner Jade Preciado Events.
What's a better way to ring in the new year than joyously celebrating with all of your loved ones on the best day of your life? A New Years Eve wedding is highly desirable to some people, and there's no surprise to why. Crossing the threshold into marriage at the same time as a new year could feel like the ultimate new chapter. This popular idea can have many beautiful moments, however it can have its trials as well. We came up with a list of pros and cons to having a New Years Eve wedding.
Time to kiss 2022 trends goodbye! Wedding trends are constantly evolving, and we are excited to retire the old and leave room for the new, exciting trends that are coming to the industry! We have done our research and discovered what some of the best wedding planner's takes are on what's going out of style and what we should leave in 2022.
We had a jolly good time with our wedding industry friends at our Holiday party this month! It was an incredible night all thanks to the San Luis Obispo event venue, The Carrisa. They had help from San Luis Obispo event planners Karson Butler Events executing the most festive holiday pop up bar you'll ever see, calling it Christmas at the Carrisa.
Girls just want to have fun... beautiful sparkly dresses for their wedding reception! It's that time of the year where all things sparkly comes to mind because the festive and fancy feeling we get around the holidays. If you're looking for an unforgettable after party bridal dress that makes you feel glamorous, the San Luis Obispo bridal shop Untamed Petals has incredible pieces that will truly bedazzle you!
Creating the perfect winter wedding look isn't possible without the necessary accessories. Keep yourself warm with luxurious winter coats and classy chic gloves, enhance your snowy look with sparkly dangle earrings and pearly white veils, and hide your hand warmers in a textured clutch. We have come up with a list of gorgeous winter accessories that will completely elevate the entire evening, and thankfully San Luis Obispo bridal shop Untamed Petals have the perfect items for you to be dripping in elegance while walking down the aisle.
Level up your holiday dinners with the perfect table setting. There are many ways to accentuate your table depending on your holiday taste. We have discovered the core elements to make your dream holiday table a reality. Luckily we have incredible coordinators and designers to give us the perfect inspiration.
Turn up the spice and take your honeymoon phase to the next level with your partner. Boudoir photoshoots are a luxurious, classy, and intimate wedding gift that benefits both you and your spouse. San Luis Obispo photographer Kelli Avila Boudoir Photography knows how to find a balance of tasteful and unique with her designs and creative eye.
Finding the perfect wedding gift for newlyweds isn't always easy. It's normal for the bride and groom to curate a wedding registry, which can be incredibly useful and convenient for both the couple and the guest, but sometimes receiving something personable sparks an excitement for their new life together. We found a short list of wedding gifts that are both advantageous and meaningful.
Girls in white dresses with blue satin sashes, snowflakes that stay on our nose and eyelashes, pearly white details and sparkles that gleam, these are a few of our favorite things! Take from the book of Julie Andrews this holiday season and find your perfect winter wedding dress. After some extensive research into what bride's like to wear in the winter, we have narrowed down some of our favorite looks that accentuates all kinds of seasonal feels.
Perfect golden hour views, luxurious florals and details, and a wild west venue ambiance makes for the dreamiest ranch style wedding. We had the pleasure of hosting a venue launch party for the new and stunning Santa Margarita wedding venue Riata Ranch. Read the previous blog, Riata Ranch Event, to see the details of this memorable day. Along with this lively gathering, Rose with San Luis Obispo Rose To The Occasion Events executed the most beautiful styled shoot to showcase the awe inspiring potential of someone's dream wedding. San Luis Obispo Stefanie Elizabeth Photography captured every detail and I was able to interview her about the process.
When a new venue pops up on the central coast, we love to give it a warm industry welcome. This past summer, we were put in touch with Riata Ranch, a new wedding venue in Santa Margarita. They were interested in throwing an industry event, with our help, to show off their stunning venue to all of the local vendors.
Custom thread colors, unique bow ties, and fabric that's personalized for each groom - finding the perfect suit for your wedding day can be overwhelming. Luckily, narrowing it down by season helps! Winter weddings are luxurious events that hold a look of elegance and class. I've narrowed down some of the best and most suited winter wedding menswear. Thanks to San Luis Obispo Endeavored Threads, you can get any type of quality personalized tuxedo for your special day.
Aly and Mark tied the knot at the charming San Luis Obispo wedding venue Higuera Ranch. With a rustic and vintage feel to their wedding vision, San Luis Obispo florist Fluidbloom created an elaborate design that highlighted each detail. San Luis Obispo photographer Cameron Ingalls was there to capture every perfect moment.