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.
This Greek Empress inspired shoot has our eyes glued to the screen. Paso Robles, Allegretto Vineyard was the perfect canvas to show off everything from the model, to the flowers, to the makeup and of course Milk and Thistle's stunning work.
Ladies don't forget about the groom when you're looking for San Luis Obispo Bridal Accessories. These floral ties and bow ties are one of a kind from Stag Handmade. Find the perfect print to fit your wedding theme! Lauren tells us more about Stag Handmade
When it comes to choosing how you're going to style your hair for your wedding, it seems like the possibilities are endless. Making it an overwhelming experience to narrow it down to just one hairstyle, but do not worry any longer. We collected a few inspirational bridal hair looks you may want to copy!
Even after the wedding ceremony transitions into a party, all eyes should be on the bride. With a perfectly selected little white dress, it can be easy to remain the most stylish and eye-catching person in sight. If you're curious about what the coolest brides might be wearing to their after party, take a glimpse at a few of our top picks.
Your mom has provided you love and support throughout your life which has brought you to this moment. Just like yourself or your bridal party on your big day, it is important that your mother is looking and feeling her best. They have watched you grow into the wonderful adult that you are and will be by your side through the wedding day as well. We have gathered some of our favorite outfits for your mom to wear at your wedding for all different styles, prices and attires.
From rehearsal dinners, to welcome parties, to farewell brunches, weddings have expanded into full weekend events. Along with this growth comes the need for a handful of outfits to wear to each event. We have saved you some time by gathering some of our current favorites meeting all different budgets, styles, and events.
Throughout time we have seen bridesmaids dresses evolve significantly. From frilly full skirt dresses, to Hollywood glam, to simple silhouettes, we have seen it all. Traditionally, bridesmaids wore the same dress color and style, however brides are now mixing up styles and colors between their bridesmaids, adding a little flair to the day. This is not only a great way to help your girls stand out, but also a great way to accommodate everyones personal styles and make sure they are feeling comfortable throughout the day.
As you creep closer to your wedding day, it is time to start dialing in your bridal beauty routine so you are looking and feeling your best, and what a great excuse for self care! Working on your beauty routine will give you the practice to to nail down your day-of look and reduce your stress.
Shopping for your bridesmaids can be a difficult task deciding between all of the different fabrics, styles, colors and much more. If you are opting for a more glamorous and chic look for your wedding, we recommend selecting a satin dress for your ladies to rock. This smooth and lossy fabric will make your bridal party shine and will look great with them standing by your side. We have gathered 10 of our absolute favorite satin dresses meeting different budgets and styles.
Along with selecting your wedding weekend outfits and your bridesmaids outfits, there is one more special person to keep in mind: your flower girl! If you have decided to have flower girl on your big day, it is a guarantee that they will steal some hearts as the walk down the aisle. From traditional, to patterned, to colorful, there are many different options for what your flower girl can wear.
With the new addition of a sparkling diamond ring to your everyday look, you will want to know how to properly take care of your engagement ring. The best way to keep your ring in tip top shape is to regularly clean it and know how to clean it.
Victoria and Max's wedding day took place among the stunning vineyards at Paso Robles venue & winery The Fableist Wine Company, which set the scene for this al fresco celebration. Taking inspiration from the fables that the venue was created off of, this couple incorporated timeless details such as an escort display using vintage books, and long dining tables for their friends and family to feast. Central Coast wedding planner Embark Event Design helped tell this couples story through the design. With pops of pastel hues and rosy pinks, Napa Valley floral designer Blooms by Morgan created a stunning ceremony arch that framed the great oak tree. Continue to scroll to see more of this beautiful day which was wonderfully captured by the lens of Los Angeles photographer Desiree Keoshian.
This couples country style wedding at Paso Robles wedding venue Fallen Oak Estate was filled with sweet, personal touches that created a heartwarming day. Surrounded by close friends and family, the couple shared a meaningful first look as the bride walked down the aisle, which was beautifully captured by San Luis Obispo photographers Poppy and Vine Visual. With the help of Santa Barbara wedding planner Coastal Rose Events, this day will forever be a favorite memory for the couple. Keep scrolling to hear more about this wedding day from Poppy and Vine Visual.
Whether you have finished all of your holiday shopping, or are still on the hunt for the perfect gift, there are always new products and ideas popping up. We have curated a list of items for the bride-to-be that are sure to please anyone, from the traveler to the homebody, we have you covered!
This chic photoshoot with a twist of country is a fun take on a glamorous, modern wedding. Designed by San Luis Obispo wedding planner Mark Dillon Luna Events, this shoot takes place in an urban setting and mixes in eclectic aspects from the stunning balloon arch and the trendy lounge pieces. Keep scrolling for more of this shoot and to see the beautiful shots taken at golden hour to conclude the day.
Love is in the air and this authentic inspiration shoot is giving us all of the fall feels. Shot in the rolling hills of Edna Valley, planner and coordinator San Luis Obispo Mark Dillon Luna Events wanted to use the natural beauty of the rural land to add a special backdrop to these photos. This beautiful shoot was captured by the lens of Santa Maria photographer Alma Erika photography.
Clare & Alex's classic engagement session in the golden hills of Malibu, California was a fun filled day exploring some of their favorite spots. From hiking in the hills to driving off in a classic car, this engagement session radiates joy and love, and is all brought to you by Southern California Photographer Natalie Bray Photography.
One of the fun parts of your wedding day is getting ready with your best friends by your side - and what is more fun than having matching gettin ready sets! From robes, to monogrammed pajamas, to trendy sweat sets, there are many routes to go. We have searched for some of our favorite bridal party outfits to get cozy in while getting ready on your wedding morning.
As a bride there are a lot of decisions to make when it comes to your wedding day: how to style your hair, what makeup look you want, your wedding dress, wedding decor, and so much more! To add to that list, now you have to decide on your wedding day manicure, especially since your hands will be an important spectacle of the day.
Alex and Nick's classic white wedding was filled with timeless and refined details, combining soft whites with hints of blush and toffee to tie in the red brick at San Luis Obispo wedding venue The Penny, clean and streamlined table decor, and even an antique car, all in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo, California. San Luis Obispo floral designer Fluidbloom Designs arranged an elegant, crisp white bouquet for the bride with classic long-stem white roses, and incorporated hints of neutral tones throughout the reception arrangements.
One of Kalli and Chris' favorite things to do together is walk on the beach, making this beautiful spot in Laguna Beach, California the perfect location for their sweet engagement session. With the soft hues from the setting sun and their adorable toy poodle Rusty, this shoot is one for the books. This special day was all captured by Southern California Fine Art Photographer Natalie Bray Photography. Keep scrolling to see more from this special day.
On wedding day, the mother of the bride (and groom) play a big role in lending a helping hand to the couple and their needs. They helped you pick out your perfect dress and now it is time to do the same for them! Finding a dress that perfectly suits their style and personality while complementing your wedding design is a fun and easy way to make the mom's feel beautiful as well on the big day. While having your mother's dress complement your design is important, do not be afraid to branch out with playful styles, colors, and patterns. Check out some of the stylish looks below for inspiration on the many different options!
There are plenty of styles to choose from when it comes to hairstyles for your wedding day. Whether you are endlessly scrolling through Pinterest or looking for inspo from celebrities, choosing a hairdo can be stressful! From romantic curls to textured low buns, or the classic half-up half-down style and pony tail, brides pull off all different hairstyles. We have put together a list of 20 different hairstyles to consider for when you say your "I dos."
As your to-do list as bride-to-be continues to grow, we understand the stress of not only having to find your perfect dress, but also help the lovely ladies who will be standing by you on your big day find their dresses. These are the ladies who have been there for you through it all and are ready to be there for your special moment. Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry, we've got you!
The Wedding Standard offers so many creative Central Coast Florists! Today we are showcasing 5 Flower Crowns from the talented Eden Florals. If you're planning a spring or summer wedding let these inspire your wedding plans.
To me, fashion is making a statement, and who wouldn't want to make a statement on their wedding day. I wanted to create a styled shoot that showcased a crop of my ideal, bad ass brides.