Dreaming of planning that California boho, free- spirited wedding you've always wanted? We caught up with Karen Reed, Venue Manager and Boho Expert at the charming Harmony Chapel in Harmony, CA. to get the deets!
This styled shoot held at San Luis Obispo wedding venue, Pepper Tree Ranch, will undoubtedly give you all the wedding inspiration you need to lead you straight to the "Emerald City"!
Marriage is hard work! Don't get me wrong, I love my wife, I love my kids and I love my grandkids. But…after thirty six years of marriage the hard work never stops. So now is the time to begin to develop those tools and skills you will need for your future relationship to flourish.
Jennifer Hix is the Queen of the Bees. Don't let the business name fool you because she doesn't act like royalty but rather takes on the role of a servant. She along with her network of beauticians bring such a positive experience to the getting ready process that it can feel like a buzzing hive of happy activity.
The Santa Margarita Ranch is the ideal Central Coast wedding venue! The historic Asistencia barn is believed by some to be the first ever stone building in California. This beautiful wedding venue will be sure to steal your heart (but not the spotlight!) as you say 'I do'.
It doesn't take much time talking with floral designer, Rachael Manuele, before picking up on her bright passion for the whimsical beauty flowers can bring anywhere they are gathered and displayed. It's clear that flowers have been calling to her since she was a young girl.
Central Coast Photographer, Tayler Enerle is a breathe of fresh air. Her positivity and love for beauty makes everyone feel immediately at ease in front of her camera. Her ability to capture emotion in a single shot is nothing short of amazing. Keep reading to ge
The Holly Farm in Carmel has a special ability to transport you to a magical place. This retreat-style wedding venue has you walking in a day-dream as you fall in love entangled in the bright green leaves of the tropical foliage. This wedding venue is a hidden gem located in the heart of Carmel valley and is brimmed with tropical flowers and bright green bushes and trees
Central Coast wedding coordinator, Taryn Schubert has a calming, reassuring and bubbly presence that makes her the ideal coordinator to work with before and on your big day. From day of coordination to full planning she and her team can handle anything thrown their way. Her ability to re
Favors are a great opportunity to DIY something homemade and unique for your wedding. Here's a crockpot recipe that you can duplicate easily and adds a touch of handmade love.
Higuera Ranch is the perfect barn style wedding venue located on the outskirts of San Luis Obispo, hugging the golden hills of this breathtaking location. This venue is the epitome of rustic elegance.
Many couples dream of their most perfect wedding day long before they are even engaged. Check out Rabbi Janice Mehring's advice on how to establish healthy communication patterns before stepping into marriage.
Crossroads Estate & Firestone Vineyard is a little slice of heaven tucked away in the hills of Los Olivos. As you step foot on the property of this wedding venue, prepare to loose your breathe as you take in all the beautiful scenery of hundred year old oak trees and wide open spaces.
Ready for some Santa Barbara Wedding inspiration? Hit the pause button and take a step back in time. Unpaved roads, crackling fire places and the scent of bay trees lingering in the air.
Terra Mia Vineyards in Paso Robles gives you that magical feeling like you just stepped into a scene of a fairy tale. It is the perfect mix of rustic and romantic.
While the Central Coast is full of countryside Ranch Venues it also has endless stretches of California Coastline. These pristine beaches are ideal elopement locations for the adventurous at heart.
This New Years Eve wedding held at the gorgeous Barca Resort in Santa Barbara was of upmost elegance. Our very own Rabbi Janice Mehring officiated with traditional jewish ceremonies. This was a new years eve celebration to remember!
The brand new Paso Robles Winery Wedding Venue, Rava Wines, hosted Wedding Standard members for an end of the summer White Party. Everyone dressed in white as is the custom before labor day and to mark the start of the fall season. Ciel Bleu Events designed their ball room with the help of Bella Vista Designs, Fluid Bloom, Scout Rental Co, and All About Events.
The large rustic dairy barn has been recently transformed into a magical wedding and special events venue surrounded by rolling hills and the family farm land. The large rustic dairy barn has been recently transformed into a magical wedding and special ev
With a combination of talented San Luis Obispo wedding vendors, Kelly's dream wedding came to life. The Grace Maralyn Estate and Gardens, a chic Santa Margarita barn wedding venue, was the perfect space for her vintage outdoor wedding vision.
We got the inside scoop from Kay Brower, wedding coordinator of Lover of Weddings. Kay and co-owner Jessica Sofranko make up an incredible San Luis Obispo wedding photography & coordination sister duo.
We had a chat with the lovely Jessica Hoffman; the mind behind the gorgeous, rustic and glamorous Central Coast wedding venue shoot she seamed together. The goal of this project was to illustrate the talent of an incredible group of central coast wedding
Carla Wingett, owner and lead designer of Central Coast floral company Idlewild, has an eye for beautifully organic, unique and artistic florals and event designs. Carla comes from 10 years of garden design experience, a fine art background and a love of
We wanted this shoot to have an airy, romantic look and feel using bright, fresh colors and textures of Springtime.
Windswept, an inspiration bridal shoot, all began with a stunning, hand stitched bridal gown from Russia created by Milamira Bridal. The beautiful shoot was a collaboration of talented vendors including Michelle Roller Photography who elegantly captured
A beautiful DIY favor that is perfect for sunny California or any bride looking to be culinary-chic on her big day. A sweet personal touch, for sure!
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